The McMillan Math Department’s goal is to increase student confidence in mathematical knowledge and skills while promoting the ability to reason and communicate. McMillan offers standards-driven mathematics curricula where students use manipulatives and specialized technology to develop a deeper understanding of mathematical ideas and concepts.
Carnegie Cognitive Tutor
A computer-based tutorial instruction designed to improve student understanding of Algebra and Pre-Algebra concepts.
A two year program which consists of one semester of Pre-Algebra skills, followed by three semesters of Algebra 1-2 concepts.
The students compete locally, regionally, and nationally in math contests. This team also hosts McMillan’s Sixth Grade Math Contest.
Hands-on exploration and real-life problem solving are utilized in all math courses.