Students at MacArthur are placed in math classes based on their test scores and grades. Classes are differentiated for 6th, 7th, and 8th graders as indicated below.All students take MacArthur's Basic Skills Tests throughout the year. This test assesses the fundamental skills in mathematics: addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division in fractions, decimals, percents, and integers. It also includes questions on area, statistics, exponents, and proportions.
MacArthur's math teachers are:6th Grade (6th Grade Standard, 6th Grade Honors, 6th Grade Honors Pre-Algebra)7th Grade (7th Grade Standard, 7th Grade Honors, 7th Grade Honors Algebra I)
8th Grade (8th Grade Standard, 8th Grade Honors, and 8th Grade Honors Geometry)