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Mathematics Enrichment Classes

Welcome and thank you for your interest in our program for mathematically talented students.

The main aim of the program is to increase the student’s interest in mathematics by engaging in activities that develop a sound mathematical understanding and to engage in challenges that will enhance the mathematical problem-solving skills of the students. These skills are essential in preparing and equipping our students to the challenges they face in the modern technology focused economy. The program is suitable for a broad range of mathematically talented students. Students will be issued with a certificate upon completion of the course.

The topics covered by the program are selected to complement the school curriculum and to challenge students with some non-standard problems. The course presenters are drawn from the WA mathematical community. The Course Director, Professor Lou Caccetta, is an outstanding mathematical scientist who is recognised nationally and internationally for his excellence in Teaching and Learning and Research and Development.

The classes are intended for able, but not necessarily brilliant, students. However, we point out that the program is not intended for weak students who need remedial studies.


The classes have been scheduled in Terms 2 and 3 (starting the week of Monday, 17 May 2021). As we need to observe COVID restrictions, places are limited and will be filled on a first come, first served basis. Please note that in the event of any lockdown due to COVID classes may run into Term 4.

The sessions for each year are listed below. Note that these may be added to or cancelled according to demand.

School YearAlternative DaysAlternative Times
Year 5Tuesday4:00 – 5:00pm
5:00 – 6:00pm
Saturday10:00 – 11:00am
Year 6Monday*4:00 – 5:00pm
Saturday11:00 – 12:00 noon
Year 7Monday*5:00 – 6:00pm
Saturday12:00 – 1:00pm
Year 8Saturday1:00 – 2:00pm
Year 9Saturday2:00 – 3:00pm
Year 10/11Saturday3:00 – 4:00pm

*Monday classses will finish a week later in Term 3 in view of the public holiday (Western Australia Day) on Monday 7 June 2021. There will be no classes on the public holiday.

Enrolment and Payments

The registration fee is for the 16 week course and is NON-REFUNDABLE once the classes start. (There is no fee reduction for late enrolments.)

Fees:

  • New student first enrolment: $352
  • New student additional enrolment (from the same family): $317 – a 10% discount applies for subsequent enrolments from the same family. This only applies to the second child onwards, the additional discount does not apply for a re-enrolment registration.
  • Re-enrolling student (student previously enrolled in 2019): $297 – a 20% discount

All fees are GST inclusive.

Please note: Cash payments are not accepted.

Location

501.217 (Note: Venue subject to change after 12 July for Monday and Tuesday classes. No venue change for Saturday classes.)

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Opening hours:
Mon to Fri: 8.30am – 4.30pm, except Tues: 9.30am – 4.30pm (AWST). Closed public holidays.