Mathematics

Real World Maths Project

November 10, 2015

The University of Exeter, in conjunction with Truro School and Truro College are currently running a series of Real World Maths workshops for Year 13 students from across the county who are studying Maths and Further Maths A level. This is a fantastic opportunity for students who are interested in Mathematics, Sciences and Engineering. The aim of the...

UKMT Team Maths Challenge National Final

July 2, 2015

Following their qualification through both the county and regional heats, the team of Zoe M, Lloyd S, Georgia S and Abi W recently headed to London for the UKMT Team Maths Challenge final. On Sunday 21 June the quartet travelled by train to stay at Farringtons School in Chiselhurst, another member of the MIST school...

Students Qualify for National Maths Challenge Final

May 6, 2015

During the Easter break a team of four students competed in the UKMT Regional Maths Final held at Penair School.   Lloyd and Zoe from the 3rd year alongside Georgia and Beth from the 2nd year took part in four rounds: a group round, a crossnumber, a shuttle race and a relay race.   Following...

Truro School: Best Mathematicians in the County

December 5, 2013

Last month, the Truro School Senior Maths Challenge team took part in the regional final of the UKMT Senior Team Maths Challenge. This Sixth Form competition tests mathematical, communication and teamwork skills.   The team, comprising of D. Yau, R. Cherry, H. Heard and S. Kitching, were placed as the top Cornish team beating schools...