Numeracy 8/9 is designed for students who meet the following criteria:
have taken Mathematics 8 or 9, but their competency is emerging or developing
require development of core skills and foundational knowledge
require additional teacher support and direct instruction in developing understanding, foundational skills, and knowledge
Students completing Grade 8 register for Numeracy 8 and students completing Grade 9 register for Numeracy 9
Numeracy 8/9 focuses on curricular and core competencies using foundational mathematics content. Numeracy 8/9 is NOT a review of Mathematics 8 or 9 and NOT a preview course.
Numeracy 8/9 course is personalized, as it is tailored to students'
individual needs, target students' gaps in learning, and provides extra
support in developing reflective and actively engaged learners. Numeracy
students are assessed on the first day of class, then grouped by skill
A student's final report card will indicate "Meeting Expectations" or "Not Yet Meeting Expectations".
2022 Numeracy Foundations Course Plan.pdf
Classes begin July 5 and conclude on July 22, 2022 at Carson Graham Secondary School (2145 Jones Avenue)
Daily attendance is mandatory
Classes run from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 daily
Families are encouraged to register early, as space is limited and fills up quickly.