Mathematics

Mathematics is a part of everyday life. It helps students develops logic and pattern recognition skills. At advanced levels, math plays important roles in science and engineering by structuring problems in a way that allows for computation and decisions.


The Park High School Mathematics Department recommends the following calculators:

Algebra 1 and geometry: TI-30XIIS (a scientific calculator)
If you are considering purchasing a graphing calculator: Texas Instrument 83 and 84 series: (these will take students through their college math and science courses)
TI-83, TI-83+, TI-83 silver
TI-84, TI-84+, TI-84 silver
TI-84 + C Silver - has a colored screen
TI-84CE - has a colored screen and rechargeable batteries
***Save your receipt and write the calculator off on your taxes as an educational expense!