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Mathematics



 About Us

The team believes that every child can do Mathematics and that a strong foundation in the subject will serve them well in the future. We support the teaching and learning of the secondary mathematics curriculum and seek to develop students’ cognitive and metacognitive skills and concepts as well as to allow them to appreciate the beauty and relevance of Mathematics in the real world.

We support all our students in the learning of Mathematics especially for those who require more guidance. At the same time, we strive to stretch students who have a higher aptitude for the subject so that they can pursue a course at the highest possible level in this discipline in the future.




Programmes


AISS offers a comprehensive Mathematics Programme catering to different abilities.

    1. Students in the Express Stream will offer a 4-year O-Level Elementary Mathematics Programme which prepares them for the GCE O- Level Examination. These students will be given the option to offer O-Level Additional Mathematics when they progress into Secondary Three. The O-Level Additional Mathematics Programme is a 2-year programme leading to the GCE O-Level Examination.
    2. Students in the Normal (Academic) Stream will offer a 4-year N-Level Elementary Mathematics (A) Programme leading to the GCE N-Level Examination. Students who continue their Secondary 5 will join the O-Level Programme. To allow our students to realise their potential to the fullest, mathematically-inclined students in the Normal (Academic) Stream may be invited to offer the O-Level Elementary Mathematics Programme which allows them to sit for the subject at O-Level at Secondary 4. 
    3. Students in the Normal (Technical) Stream will offer a 4-year N-Level Elementary Mathematics (T) Programme leading to the GCE ‘N'-Level Examination.
Besides curriculum programmes, students also have the opportunity to participate in Mathematics Enrichment Programmes which stimulate their interest in learning the subject. These are hands-on out-of-classroom events that allow our students to apply their Mathematics knowledge in real-life situations.



Events


Mathematical Modelling

Through the mathematical modelling activities, our lower secondary students had the opportunities to apply mathematical problem solving and reasoning skills to solve a variety of real-world problems beyond the textbooks. While instilling a joy of learning in mathematics, the activities supported the development of 21st century competencies and allowed development of better appreciation of mathematics.



AI Mathemazing Race

In October 2018, our Secondary Three students participated in our very own AI Mathemazing Race where they had to put their mathematical skills to the test!

The AI Mathemazing Race was a great success as students applied their mathematical concepts in a supportive team environment. Our students also acquired soft skills such as seeing peers’ perspectives and internalising group and communication skills.



Improving Confidence & Achievement in Numeracy (ICAN) Project 

The ICAN Project was started by HQ in 2013 and AI came on board the project in 2015. We believe that it is important for students to score a pass in Mathematics as failure limits post-secondary options and affects future employability. Thus, early and timely intervention is needed. The target students are our 1 NT and 3 NT students who are likely to have experienced little success in the learning of Mathematics at the primary levels. The purpose of embarking in this project is to raise the confidence and improve Math achievement of NT students. At the same time, teachers of these students are equipped with the knowledge, skills and resources to support their students in the learning of Mathematics. The end of year results for the students in this project is encouraging as we see an overall higher percentage of passes and overall lower MSG achieved. The teachers involved in this project also expressed satisfaction in being able to learn new skills and techniques from external mentors. This year has borne the fruits of our labour and we hope to continue the trajectory of our progress. 




Competition and Achievement


C. B. Paul Science Quiz 2019

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Four of our students participated in the 41st International C. B. Paul Science Quiz 2019. An annual competition organised by the Anglo-Chinese Junior College in collaboration with the Nanyang Technological University and the National University of Singapore. The competition challenges our students in the areas of Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, Biology and Computer Science.

The students are self-directed and independent learners who went beyond the school syllabus to prepare for the quiz.

Their determination and perseverance paid off, with Ang Tien Wen from 4E4 achievinging the Silver Award and Tan Hong Zhang from 4E4 has achieving the Bronze Award. Congratulations to them!


Name Class Award
Ang Tien Wen 4E4 Silver
Tan Hong Zhang 4E4 Bronze
Austin Q Hilario  4E4 Merit
Caleb Steven  4E4 Participation




American Mathematics Competition

The American Mathematics Competitions (AMC) program, organised by the Mathematical Association of America (MAA), leads the nation in strengthening the mathematical capabilities of the next generation of problem-solvers.
  
A total of 29 Secondary Four students participated in the AMC in 2017. This competition has certainly sharpened our students’ problem solving skills and developed their appreciation for mathematics.




Singapore Mathematical Olympiad (SMO)

The Singapore Mathematical Olympiad (SMO) organised and held yearly by the Singapore Mathematical Society, is the largest and oldest mathematics competition in Singapore.

For the past two years, our students have made us proud by obtaining Silver, Bronze and Honourable Mention awards for the SMO! Well done, AI!

The names of the winners were as follows:

Name Class Award Year
Austin Q Hilario  2E1 Silver  2017
Izwan B Indra   2E1 Honourable Mention  2017
Lam Wei Lin, Jolie   2E1 Honourable Mention  2017
Tan Hong Zhang   2E1 Honourable Mention  2017
Lau Wen Hao  2E1 Honourable Mention  2017
Austin Q Hilario   3E4 Bronze   2018
Yee Jen Mok, Lionel   3E4 Honourable Mention   2018


Australian Mathematics Competition (AMC)

The Australian Mathematics Competition (AMC) has been held annually since 1978 and its one of the internationally recognised mathematics contests.

AI has bagged a total of 4 distinctions and 26 credits for the past two years!




Singapore Mathematical Olympiad (2016)

Wan Wei Jie 2E1 Silver
Guo Jiming 2E1 Honourable Mention

All Singapore Secondary Mathematics Competition for Normal Course Students (2016)

Jarvis Lee Kah Jun 2N1 10th place

Secondary Mathematics Challenge @ NJC (2016)

Toh Hengyi Lucas 4E4 Honourable Mention
 Saw Wei Han 4E4 Honourable Mention
Teo Ming Feng  4E4 Honourable Mention
Angel Han Feng Yi  4E4 Honourable Mention 


Singapore Mathematical Olympiad (2015)

Preston Ang Hao Yang 2E1 Honourable Mention
Dian Nuratiqah Bte Azlan  2E2  Honourable Mention
Marcus Tan Lai He 2E3 Honourable Mention

All Singapore Mathematics Competition for Normal Course Students (2015)

Koh Qi Jing 3T1 11th place
Nur Atiqah Afza Bte Hadely 1T1 13th place

Australian Mathematics Competition (2015)

Benetton Koh How Song 1E1 Credit
Abbinesh Daran Nair M 1E1 Credit
Wan Wei Jie  1E1 Credit
Benjamin Ho Ting Hui  1E1 Credit
Ho Ren Wen Louis  1E2 Credit
Kai Williams  1E4 Credit
Gavin Tan  2E1 Credit
Koay Jun Zhi  2E1 Credit
Licia Teo Ning Xuan  2E2 Credit
Ng Xian Bin 2E2 Credit
Nicholas Enrique Selvaraj  2E5 Credit

Singapore and Asian Schools Math Olympiads (2014) 

Ong Jia Yi  1E1 Bronze
 Tan Yi Tong 1E1 Bronze
Elgin Tan Zhi Ming  1E1 Silver
Koay Jun Zhi 1E1 Silver


Team position -  7th out of 18 Singapore schools

Singapore Mathematical Olympliad (SMO) (2014) 

Lee Ia Ern 2E3 Special Mention
Mateen Shamyl b Mohamed Isham 2E2 Bronze


Australian Mathematics Competition (AMC) (2014)

Nyan Lin Htet 2E1 Credit
Teo Ming Feng  2E1 Credit
Toh Hengyi Lucas  2E1 Credit 
Leong Jia Ying  2E2  Credit 
Mateen Syamyl B Mohamed Isham  2E2 Credit 
Wu Ji  2E2 Credit 
Madeline Lim Chia Bing  2E3 Credit 
Ong Jia Le  2E3 Credit 
Tan How Suen 2E3 Credit 
Chan Cheng Long  2E4 Credit 
Kong Wan Ling  2E4  Credit
Ong Cai Qing  2E4  Credit 
Roopesh S/O V Sivaraman  2E4  Credit
Isaac Hakeem B Ludin  2E4  Distinction 
Muhammad Nur Izeyar B Yazid 2E4 Distinction

Singapore Normal Mathematics Competition (2014)

Cai Yizhen 2N2 9th place
Farah Ayuni Bte Rashid 3T2 13th place



Organisation Chart



Name


Ext No.

Ms Woo Huey Ming

1019

 Miss Rozilawati Rahim

9040

Miss Foo Hui Cheng Candee 

9039

 Mdm Francesca Gomez

9039

 Mr Lim Yeow Teck, Roy

9046

 Mrs Foo Sok Gek

9036

 Mr Luo Zhengyang

9028

Mr Ong Boon Siong 

9020

 Mdm Phua Shi Hui, Silia

9035

Mr Tan Boon Cheong Marc

9045

Mr Tee Hong Heng 

9014

 Mr Muhd Na'im Bin Sa'dollah

9070

Miss Ong Su San

9044

Mdm Lee Jia Min 

9032

Miss Li Huimin

9028

Miss Chow Cai Wen

9027

Ms Tsang Wing Han

9049

Mdm Santhi

9030

Mr Yuen Sheung Man

9041

Mdm Phua Wei Xuan

9048

Mr Poon Quan Feng, James

9044

Mdm Junaidah Bte Jumadi

9070