Potentia logo

Year 7-10 Mathematics

year 7

Year 7

Year 7 Mathematics is the bedrock to your child’s mathematics learning throughout High School.

In Year 7, your child will learn the fundamentals of algebraic notation and mathematical concepts and terminology that will underpin their High School maths learning.

Find out more    |  Enrol now  
year 8

Year 8

Year 8 Mathematics will determine the level of maths that they can be taught in years 9 and 10, which will influence their choice of maths for the HSC. 

Your child in Year 8 will consolidate the underlying principles of High School Mathematics with a focus on utilising approach mathematical terminology and techniques to answer a variety of complex maths problems and issues. 

Find out more    |  Enrol now  
year 9

Year 9

Year 9 Mathematics begins the preparation of your child for advanced maths study in Years 11 and 12. 

Year 9 will introduce your child to deductive reasoning and how to interpret and connect different ideas across different strands and types of mathematics. 

Find out more    |  Enrol now  
year 10

Year 10

Year 10 Mathematics is a key juncture in your child’s mathematical education before they commence HSC Mathematics courses. 

In Year 10, Potentia will develop their understanding and application of mathematical concepts to analyse and solve complex problems to ensure they are well-prepared for the topics that they will encounter in their study of mathematics in Years 11 and 12. 

Find out more    |  Enrol now  

HSC Year 11-12 Mathematics

year 11 year 12

Mathematics Standard 
Mathematics Standard focuses on using mathematical skills and techniques to solve real-life and contextual maths problems. Mathematics Standard gives the opportunity for those with developing and budding mathematical ability to contribute positively to their ATAR, and entrance to university. 

In Mathematics Standard, your child will develop their algebraic and graphical skills to answer and provide evidence-based conclusions to every-day maths problems. 

Find out more for: Year 11   or Year 12    |  Enrol now 

year 11 year 12

Mathematics Advanced (Mathematics)
Mathematics Advanced (Mathematics) is the underlying subject that your child must achieve great marks in for them to study and perform well in Extension 1 and Extension 2 Mathematics. On its own, Mathematics Advanced (Mathematics) is crucial as it is a pre-requisite for a variety of university courses. 

A strong focus on calculus permeates throughout Years 11 and 12, and your child will utilise complex mathematical techniques in order to answer the problems they encounter during their studies and the HSC. 

Find out more for: Year 11   or Year 12    |  Enrol now 


Improve your mark and rank at school by getting a head start on your subject. Potentia courses are three months (one term) in advance of the school year. Vertical streaming ensures that all students can be extended to their level of ability.


As you achieve success build confidence in your ability. This will help you not just at high school but in your journey of lifelong learning.


Continue to build a solid foundation for your future success both at school and in life. Learning at Potentia helps you to be expert inr your subject which prepares you for post-school learning.

Learning philosophy

Learning materials

Constantly updated to reflect curriculum changes as well as best practice in learning, our materials are uniquely developed by highly trained teachers with many years’ experience.

Expert tutors

From recent HSC high achiever mentors to qualified professional teachers with subject expertise, all our tutors are trained in our unique system.

Continuous tutor training

We’re at the forefront of teaching and learning leadership, continually adapting our programs and approach to ensure the very best educational experience for your child.

Learning software

Enhancing our face-to-face teaching, our leading platform provides additional material to aid learning, as well as online assessment and reporting so we can monitor your child’s progress.

Power sessions

Power Sessions reinforce the concepts explored in our Excel class groups, pairing your child with other high-performers in a small work group to review materials and practice study skills.


We look after the whole child, not just their results. As the only tutoring college working with psychologists, we provide opportunities to learn additional life skills to foster both learning and wellbeing.

Learning Hubs

Designed to optimise your child’s learning experience and provide a safe, welcoming space, our tech-enabled classrooms provide digital screens and interactive digital whiteboards. We also offer quiet study areas, kitchen facilities and free Wi-Fi.

Feedback Loop

Potentia’s proven process of continual improvement draws on current best practice in achieving great performance – proactively supporting your child to unlock their potential.