HEAD OF MATHEMATICS- MR DENNIS OMONDI
The department is made up of an able team of seven members. Our objective is to demystify and popularize mathematics. We realize our objectives through:
Monday lunch time Maths discussions Wednesday night continuous assessment tests Termly inter-house and inter-class Maths contests
Organise mathematics For the Girl Child – an annual invitational event targeting girls’ schools Annual Maseno School national Maths contest in June
Teachers behind Maths success in staffroom
Active participation in other schools’ Maths contests. The department has successfully been running the mathematician of the week programme, where we reward the student who does the highest number of sums in a week. Our mean score at KCSE has improved from 8.89 in 2002 to 10.39 in 2011. We have successfully eliminated grade D in national examinations and managed more than 140 A plain at KCSE in 2011 and 162 As in 2012, with a mean of 11.26. 2014 class managed 152 As and 29 A- with a mean score of 10.915 We are now focusing on eliminating grade Bs.
Other achievements include winning the national Maths Olympiad and representing the country at the international Olympiads in Tunisia and South Africa in 2010 and 2011 respectively.
With all these and with the support of the school administration as well as the enthusiasm of the students and the energy and commitment of the teachers, Maseno is destined to be the Mathematics power house of Kenya.