The Key Stage 3 Mathematics curriculum enables learners to discuss, explore and analysis areas of Mathematics in different cultures. Looking at the History of Mathematics allows learners to address important developments such as woman scholars, religion v academia. Students also trace how the subject has emerged from different cultures.

Shirebrook Academy mathematics department also strives to ensure outcomes for all groups of pupils are equal.

The Mathematics department ensures that the Community Cohesion aims are reflected in the Mathematics teaching and learning. The curriculum promotes cross curriculum work and provides teaching and learning that supports Community Cohesion.