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Park High School

Park High School

Year 11

In the last year of this GCSE course, most students are expected to complete the course materials by the end of the first term, with an end of term mock examination. In the second term students will be consolidating their knowledge and preparing for their terminal examination. 

There is no coursework for this course.

Course specification

Edexcel 1MA1
GCSE Mathematics A Linear

Weightings / deadlines

GCSE mathematics - 100% marks in terminal examination sat in June 2017

The new GCSE Mathematics specification cover broader and deeper mathematical content, delivered through a single extended GCSE which can be taken at higher level or foundation Level. Higher tier will include questions that will stretch the most able. Foundation tier will focus on core mathematical understanding and skills for all students to master.

The GCSE Mathematics specification will be examined by three written papers, each of 1½ hours. The first paper will be assessed without the use of a calculator; calculators will be expected for papers 2 and 3. There will be no difference in the content or assessment objectives assessed in each of the papers.

Three GCSE Mathematics Papers are:

Paper 1 (33.3%)

Paper 2 (33.3%)

Paper 3 (33.3%)

Non- calculator



80 marks

80 marks

80 marks

90 min

90 min

90 min

Useful websites


Head of Mathematics: Mrs Bayar

Key Stage 4 Leader: Mrs Prakash

Address Park High School, Thistlecroft Gardens, Stanmore, Middlesex HA7 1PL

Headteacher Mr Emlyn Lumley

Phone 0208 952 2803

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