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Philip Pocock Catholic Secondary School
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  • Philip Pocock Catholic Secondary School
  • 4555 Tomken Road
  • Mississauga ON , L4W 1J9
  • Principal: Caroline Hastings
  • Vice Principal(s): Lina Iacobucci
    Joe Zammit
  • Superintendents: Cairine MacDonald
  • Trustee: Mario Pascucci (Ward 3)
    Mario Pascucci (Ward 1)
    Stefano Pascucci (Ward 4)
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Welcome to the home page of the Mathematics Department at Philip Pocock Catholic Secondary School.  We look forward to building relationships with parents and students to enhance student learning and achievement in Mathematics.   

MATH HELP CENTRE

Students requiring extra help in Mathematics are invited to drop by the Math Help Centre located in Room 317.  The Math Help Centre will be open every Wednesday from 2:10 PM until 3:10 PM.  A Mathematics teacher and senior level students will be available to provide homework help.  

TVO MATHIFY:  YOUR PERSONAL MATH MENTOR

On July 3rd, TVO Mathify, a revitalization of TVO Homework Help, was unveiled.  TVO Mathify will continue to offer free online math tutoring for students in Grades 7-10 and will include the following enhancements:

  • 24/7 Interactive Whiteboard
  • Full Two-Way Audio
  • Mobile-Accessible
  • Image Upload

    Getting Started:

    Students register for their new account at https://tvomathify.com/ with their OEN number.

 

GRADE 9 EQAO ASSESSMENT OF MATHEMATICS

All Grade 9 students registered in an Applied or Academic Mathematics course are required to participate in the Grade 9 EQAO Assessment of Mathematics.  The Winter 2020 assessment for first semester students will be administered on Tuesday January 14 and Thursday January 16, 2020.  The Spring 2020 assessment for second semester students will be administered on Tuesday June 2 and Thursday June 4, 2020.

For more information about the Grade 9 EQAO Assessment of Mathematics, please visit the following websites: 

EQAO Website - Information for Parents       

EQAO Website - Information for Students

 

UNIVERSITY OF WATERLOO MATHEMATICS CONTESTS

The Math Department administers the Fryer, Galois, Hypatia, and Euclid contests each year. 

To obtain past contests and solutions, please visit the following website: 

https://www.cemc.uwaterloo.ca/contests/past_contests.html

To register for any of the University of Waterloo Math contests, please speak to a Math teacher to submit your name and the contest registration fee.

 

RESOURCES FOR PARENTS

Supports for Ontario K – 12 students, educators, parents/guardians:

http://oame.on.ca/mathies/index.html

Partnering with Your Teen in Mathematics – document for supporting learning in the teen years:

http://www.edugains.ca/resources/HomeSupport/PartneringWithYourTeen.pdf

EduGAINS – website for parents to support their children at home with math:

http://www.edugains.ca/newsite/math/homesupport.html

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