Understanding mathematical concepts is essential in a world increasingly run on data and dependent on technology. The Mathematics Department focuses on teaching mathematical concepts and their practical applications to students on any post-high school path, be it college, the workforce, the military, etc. Subjects include algebra, geometry, trigonometry, pre-calculus and calculus. They cover concepts including solving equations and inequalities; graphing, modeling and and charting; working with units; learning sequences; determining probabilities; and calculating angles. Learning also incorporates technology tools such as spreadsheets, graphing calculators and mathematical software.
James Tidswell, Department Head