Math

Math Department Mission Statement



The vision and mission of the CJSHS Math Department is to promote and encourage the understanding of mathematics as a field of study as well as an integral part of an ever changing society.

Student Goals

  1. Students will become mathematical problem solvers who can recognize and solve routine problems readily and can find ways to reach solutions where no path is given.
  2. Students will use correct mathematics vocabulary to communicate in a written and/or oral form.
  3. Students will be able to use technology to facilitate and enhance their learning and computation.
  4. Students will reason mathematically by gathering data, analyzing evidence, and building arguments to support or refute hypotheses.

Teacher Goals

  1. Math teachers will strive to increase standardized test scores on all assessments
  2. Math teachers will work to meet technology standards at each grade level
  3. Math teachers will attempt to notice, analyze and respond to student thinking


Staff


Nate Wright (Dept Head)

Derick Rice
Mike Engler
Todd Lortie
Jennifer Repp
Jared Stump