In addition to seeking help outside of class from teachers, the Mount has two tutors on staff.
Student Academic Coach
Provides assistance and monitors the academic affairs of all students to the coach’s roster as well as detects emotional deterrents to successful academic achievement. Special focus is given to students on conditional acceptance and/or academic probation.
Joanne Jenkins- Writing Tutor
Provides suggestions and encourages each writer to view their work with a critical eye toward organization, approach, responsiveness, tone, content, vocabulary, and general writing style.
College and scholarship essays, term papers, and other written projects are welcome for review and prompt, candid critique.
"Writing Tutor's Editing Request Forms" are available in the Guidance Office, and Mrs. Jenkins can be located in Room 401 during 3rd block on a daily basis.
Sister William Teresa is available daily for math tutoring. A sweet, gentle, and very patient teacher, "Sister Bill" takes special delight in helping students understand math concepts that may be eluding them. She is available during the following times:
- Lunch Blocks: two 20-minute sessions each lunch
- Study Hall: block 4
Students may sign up for a tutoring session on the bulletin board located outside of the math office.
Montgomery County Intermediate Unit
The Montgomery County Intermediate Unit provides academic assistance on the following days:
Monday – School Counselor
Tuesday & Thursday – Reading Specialist/Offers support in English & History
Wednesday – Math Specialist
School Psychologist as needed basis.