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  • The Syosset Mathematics department believes that our students can learn to think critically, solve problems, and see the beauty of mathematics.  Our team is passionate about the subject and is deeply committed to fostering enthusiasm for mathematics in our students.  The faculty is inspired to shape student learning and believe Syosset students will see mathematics as enjoyable, logical, and appropriately challenging within our diverse course offerings.

Mathematics Course Pathway

Department: Math

Course Number: 3340

Course Title: ALGEBRA I CCSS

Details: Year, 1 Credit, 1 Period

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Prerequisites: Math 8 or equivalent

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Required For: Geometry CCSS, Geometry CCSS L

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Description: The critical areas of this course deepen and extend the students’ understanding of linear and exponential relationships by contrasting these relationships with each other and by applying mathematical models to data that exhibit a linear trend. Students will engage in methods for analyzing, solving, and using quadratic functions. Click here to read full course description

Department: Math

Course Number: 3250

Course Title: GEOMETRY CCSS

Details: Year, 1 Credit, 1 Period

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Prerequisites: Algebra I CCSS

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Required For: Algebra II CCSS

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Description: Students will explore more complex geometric situations and will deepen their explanations of geometric relations including formal mathematical arguments. Transformational geometry will be emphasized throughout the course. Click here to read full course description

Department: Math

Course Number: 3220, 3224

Course Title: GEOMETRY LAB CCSS

Details: Year, 1 Credit, 1 Period plus alternate day lab

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Prerequisites: Passing grade in the Algebra I CCSS course and a passing grade on the Algebra I CCSS Regents

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Required For: Algebra II CCSS

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Description: This course is equivalent to Geometry CCSS, course #3250. Students will meet for one period each day and a lab period every other day with the same teacher. The lab period is a required portion of the course that will be devoted to the reinforcement of the various skills necessary for student success in this course. The CCSS Regents examination for Geometry will be administered in June.

Department: Math

Course Number: 3290

Course Title: GEOMETRY HONORS CCSS

Details: Year, 1 Credit, 1 Period

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Prerequisites: Algebra I and a minimum grade of 90 on the Algebra I CCSS Regents

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Description: The Syosset Geometry Honors Curriculum follows the Common Core Learning Standards adopted by New York State with an emphasis on challenging students at an enriched level. This course has been aligned to the new Next Generation Standards as well as the SAT math subject tests (Level 1 and Level 2). Click here to read full course description

Department: Math

Course Number: 3260

Course Title: MATHEMATICAL FUNCTIONS

Details: Year, 1 Credit, 1 Period

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Prerequisites: Geometry or Geometry-Lab

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Description: This course will provide preparation for Algebra II as well as the necessary review of previously learned topics in Algebra I and Geometry. Students will acquire a deeper understanding of mathematics, its purpose in the world, and the relationships that exist between each of the areas of mathematics. Click here to read full course description