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20/01/21

We’re thrilled to announce that in conjunction with Harlow Health Centres Trust, has secured bursaries worth £2000 to support 2 disadvantaged students to study sciences at University.

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19/01/21

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BMAT are recruiting additional staff to support the mass testing for COVID19 across our secondary schools in Newham (London), Harlow & Epping (Essex) and Stansted (Essex). Full details and application info: https://t.co/GJjumrMOBP https://t.co/sp3KUgt9K3

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13/01/21

There continues to be some excellent CAD work sent in by our year 10 students, who have been practicing using Blender to make more complex shapes and textures. This one looks good enough to eat... https://t.co/cNbQVeWGM1

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13/01/21

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The pupils launching onto today with will experience university-style learning and develop the skills, knowledge and confidence to go on to, and excel at, highly-selective universities. See what some pupils will be studying below! https://t.co/x11Ev8UscT

06/01/21

Thank you students and staff for a brilliant start to our online learning. Looking forward to tomorrow already! Remember to check your teams calendars for tomorrow’s lessons.

04/01/21

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This school-age CoVID generation, who've absorbed lockdowns, school closures & tragedy, mirror the evacuated generation from 1939. Their experiences created a postwar generation of inventors, musicians, designers, politicians who'd look beyond obvious to create extraordinary.

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30/12/20

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BMAT are recruiting a new team to support the mass testing for COVID19 across our secondary schools in Newham (London), Harlow & Epping (Essex) and Stansted (Essex). Full details and application info: https://t.co/GJjumrMOBP https://t.co/l1QBVVnarb

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09/12/20

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Train to Teach with BMAT Education! A series of online events to help you get into teaching. For a full list of dates and links to join please visit https://t.co/wwbLPVwgYJ https://t.co/Or4B7zdpXv

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08/12/20

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Hundreds of families will receive much-needed food hampers from their child’s school to help them during the Christmas break. Essential food and Christmas goodies are being distributed to 895 Free School Meal families across BMAT’s schools in Essex. https://t.co/hZm8cE6hR4 https://t.co/dEWd9WMxJM

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07/12/20

OUR VIRTUAL TOUR IS NOW LIVE! You can explore our facilities online here - https://t.co/yMI9OnaY2L https://t.co/ziPPulyuFY

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02/12/20

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BMAT have a vacancy for an IT Technician based in Harlow with frequent travel to Harlow and Epping schools. For more information visit - https://t.co/S8JKVKTrRg https://t.co/4QQU3Ess2r

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24/11/20

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Harlow Stories

Proud to feature in our November edition of Stories magazine! Thanks for sharing your about your new industry sponsor, offering students opportunities in Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths. Read our online version here 👉 https://t.co/w7Kxjh28iz https://t.co/JRnMzwJJCp

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22/11/20

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Proud to feature in our November edition of Stories magazine! Thanks for sharing your about your new industry sponsor, offering students opportunities in Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths. Read our online version here 👉 https://t.co/Abe7fBI6ly https://t.co/aIzOWnL8nF

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20/11/20

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Due to the current postholder taking up a wider role within the trust, Magna Carta Primary Academy in Stansted Mountfitchet, Essex, have a vacancy for a Head of School/Headteacher. For more information visit - https://t.co/lkYgzc1sjg https://t.co/pIWASstmK6

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20/11/20

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BMAT have a vacancy for an IT Technician based in (Harlow) with frequent travel to Harlow and Epping schools. For more information visit - https://t.co/NRnG3NguSl https://t.co/bSepWad4dx

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13/11/20

Our unique school has been praised for preparing young people for the skilled jobs of the future. visited the school to see how it has evolved since opening two years ago and launching its sixth form in September. https://t.co/Ysy6dvAo2v https://t.co/ArwxwWdj0h

12/11/20

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Harlow & Gilston Garden Town

Check out the new edition of Stories, celebrating local business & organisations! 💻Inside 👩‍🎓Study opportunities at 👑Anne, Princess Royal visits CAB 🍺Focus on 🚴eCargo Bikes! Enjoy! https://t.co/YtEMyOMqY7

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11/11/20

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"Mark Hall Academy looks forward to the next phase of its development." in Harlow will be joining BMAT to oversee and steer the next phase of its development. https://t.co/5ZPUBnI3TY https://t.co/tA1ZeoPngc

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03/11/20

Social distancing & enforced bubbles are not standing in the way of young adults planning their futures. While the C19 crisis means students must stay within their school for lessons, BMAT STEM is ensuring the rules do not create a barrier to opportunities https://t.co/TE5MmzcRKl https://t.co/xhMAxV7Aub

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03/11/20

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We have vacancies for Supervisors and Assistants within our Estates & Facilities team. We are building a brand new team for and will be mobilising our new state of the art academy building in the new year. Find our more and apply here: https://t.co/UCU0OUBsP0 https://t.co/K5CF6IOjKF

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GCSE Statistics

Why should I study Statistics?


Statistics gives students the opportunity to broaden their knowledge in a key component of maths that is relevant to everyday life. They’ll develop a core statistical grounding, as well as transferable skills and understanding that’s applicable to a range of other subjects.


What does the course involve?


The Statistics GCSE course is divided into units:

Collection of Data Processing and Representing Data
Summarising Data Scatter Diagrams and Correlation
Time Series Probability
Index Numbers Probability Distributions


How will I be assessed?


This course is 100% exam based. There will be two exams at the end of the year, each worth 50% of your overall grade. Both exams are worth 80 marks, 90 minutes long and a calculator may be used.


What are my options after GCSE?


After the GCSE course, you will have covered several topics that are also covered in A level maths. Both mathematics and further mathematics are offered as Level 3 courses at BMAT STEM Academy. You may continue to study statistics in university. Top careers with average salaries for statistics majors include:

  • Actuary - £96,000
  • Data Scientist - £101,000
  • Financial Quantitative analyst - £65,000
  • Accountant - £53,000
  • Operations Research Analyst - £77,000
  • Stock Trader - £82,000
  • Business Analyst - £75, 00
  • Market Research Analyst - £58,000
  • Statistician - £77,000


What should I do to prepare for the course?


Statisticians need to have a solid foundation and understanding of mathematics. However, many strong maths students will not necessarily find this course easy. Conversely, those a bit weaker in maths may find ways to excel in statistics. Statistics is not just an extra maths course. You need to not just be able to calculate data but also be able to describe its importance and relevance using words.

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