• Math Department

         Waltrip offers a mathematics program that strives to actively engage students in exploring mathematical concepts while developing lasting skills. Mathematics uses penetrating techniques of thought that we can all use to solve problems, analyze situations, and sharpen the way we look at our world The teaching process involves creating a learning community, challenging students to make sense of mathematical ideas, and supporting students' developing understanding. When students are given the opportunity to be actively involved in their own discovery of mathematics, they become better problem solvers and develop a deeper understanding of the concepts.