Maths for Schools

Alta Maths for Schools is a complete, web-based, formative assessment system. It is designed for primary and post primary schools, with content specifically designed for the Northern Ireland, Scotland and England curricula. It supports students in Key Stages 1, 2 and 3 (aged 5 to 14).

"We have been using the system with my P6/7 and I am thrilled with what I have seen so far.
Thanks for this.

(Primary 6/7 teacher)

Maths For Schools Website


Alta Maths for Schools is highly flexible and provides:

  • Practice Mode
    for practising questions on selected criteria
  • Confirm Level Mode
    for confirmation of teacher judgement that a student has mastered a level
  • Advanced Mode
    creates a more detailed diagnostic profile - suitable for all students but especially for low and high achievers
  • Model Answer Mode
    fully illustrated model answer to any given question
  • all modes are adaptive with the difficulty of next questions depending on previous answers

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Maths For Schools Website


For the mainstream education market the feedback and benefits reported by
independent third-party evaluation include:

    for Pupils

  • Increased motivation and enjoyment
  • Opportunity to develop ICT skills
  • Simple and intuitive to use
  • Great variety of questions and response types
  • Challenging and stimulating
  • Immediate assessment and feedback, with model answers

    for Teachers

  • Better reliability and strong feedback
  • More focused and personalised teaching
  • Massive reduction in administrative tasks
  • Complements and supports teaching
  • Good basis for parent-teacher discussions
  • Accurate and reliable assessment

    for All

  • Adaptive assessment offers detailed diagnostic feedback, motivates students to try to improve their score and informs teachers on students' strengths and weaknesses
  • Formative assessment enables teachers to feed information back to students in ways that enable the student to improve their own performance
  • Frequent (short) assessments help all students to enhance their learning, and help teachers adjust their teaching and learning practice to provide the most benefit to all students
  • Formative assessment using Alta Maths for Schools enables self-assessment by students

Maths For Schools Website