Years 10 and 11 GCSE

St. Crispin’s School has an excellent record at helping students achieve their potential in GCSE Maths. In 2018 82% of year 11 pupils left with a grade 4 or better at GCSE and 19% left with a grade 8 or 9.

At St. Crispin’s our students are following the new AQA 9-1 GCSE either at foundation or higher tier. All students will sit their GCSE exams at the end of Year 11.
For more information on the AQA GCSE course or to see the specification for Maths please click here

Standardized Personal Study

SET 1 Year 10 

SET 2 Year 10

SET 3 Year 10

SET 4 Year 10

SET 1 Year 11

SET 2 Year 11 

SET 3 Year 11

SET 4 Year 11

Teachers will set 1 standardized homework every two weeks but students can complete the others for revision purposes.


Maths will be examined in three papers (two calculator and one non-calculator) lasting  1 hour 30 minutes each.
At present the grades available for each tier of entry are as follows:
Higher 9, 8, 7, 6, 5, 4
Foundation 5, 4, 3, 2, 1

To appreciate how the new grades (9-1) relate to the old system (A*-C) please view the Ofqual definition below.


Scheme of work

Students are either following our Foundation or Higher scheme of work for GCSE which runs alongside their textbook and covers topics in the following order.


Yr 10 1Yr 10 2Yr 11


Yr 10 1 HighYr 10 2 HighYr 11 High

For more information on the MyMaths books please click here

If you require any further information, please do not hesitate to email Miss Manning, the Head of Key Stage 4,

To view information on Corbett Maths revision – please click here