Who we are

Welcome to the Matrix Essex and Herts Maths Hub, led by The Hertfordshire and Essex High School.

The geographical area we aim to cover is Essex, Hertfordshire, Southend, Thurrock, Central Bedfordshire and Luton.

Other strategic partners in this Maths Hubs include:

  • Birchwood, Bishop’s Stortford, Herts
  • Cambridge University
  • Davenant Foundation School, Loughton, Essex
  • Essex Education Services
  • Harlow College, Harlow, Essex (HEI)
  • Herts for Learning, Stevenage
  • Ingatestone and Fryerning Junior School, Ingatstone, Essex
  • King Edward VI Grammar School, Chelmsford, Essex
  • Leventhorpe, Sawbridgeworth, Herts
  • Sandringham School, St Albans, Herts
  • St Clement Danes School , Chorleywood, Herts
  • Tendring Technology College, Frinton-on-Sea, Essex
  • The Benfleet Teaching School Alliance
  • The Nobel School, Stevenage, Herts
  • The Wroxham School, Potters Bar, Herts
  • Westcliffe High School for Girls, Southend

We welcome collaboration from all schools in the county and we stand ready to guide and support those schools that currently feel they need help to improve the standard of maths education they offer.

We are setting up local hubs within our region so that support is tailored to local needs as far as possible.

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What we are doing

The Matrix Essex & Herts Maths Hub currently has four main projects it is working on:

  • Developing mathematical thinking to support the new Key Stage 2 Maths curriculum
  • Recruiting and retaining Maths Teachers
  • Taking mathematics further: increasing participation in post-16 maths (including the new core maths qualification)
  • The England China Maths Education Innovation Research Project

We will be working with our strategic partners to identify further projects this term.

Work Groups

How to contact us

Matrix Essex and Herts website

Matrix Essex and Herts on Twitter