Peer Tutoring

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Peer-Tutoring 2017-2018

 

When: Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday from 2:25-3:25 p.m. and Wednesday from 1:35-2:35 p.m.

Where: Olympia High School Library

 

FAQ's

 

How do I get my son/daughter signed up?

You don't. Your student may come in the Library, sign their name and academic subject in which they need assistance. Tutors check the sheet and offer help accordingly.

Can my son/daughter come in and get one-on-one help?

Not usually. A tutor might be helping 3-5 students at a time in a particular subject. 

How long can I "make" my son/daughter come in for tutoring?

This is a strictly voluntary program. Students needing academic assistance may come all 4 days, once per week, once per month, 30 minutes at a time, etc. He/she must determine how much help he/she needs to accomplish a certain goal.

Can the supervising staff keep track of my student?

No. Since this is a voluntary after-school program, students are free to come as late or leave as early as they wish within the scheduled hour.

My son/daughter is failing classes and her teacher is requiring that he/she get tutoring. Can you enforce that?

No. Any agreement made between the teacher, parent and student to attend tutoring becomes the student's responsibility.

My son/daughter doesn't need any help, only additional time to do homework. Can he/she just come in after school?

Absolutely. Many students need to finish homework, projects or use the computers to work on an assignment. No signing in required.

Do you offer transportation?

The school district provides transportation, also known as the “The Brain Train”. Leaves OHS at 4:10pm and goes to either Reeves or Washington and then to elementary schools from there. ONLY on Tuesdays and Thursdays. For additional information please call the Transportation Department at 
(360) 596-7700.

Route 29

  • Olympia HS/Reeves MS - 4:10/4:20 p.m.
  • Boston Harbor ES - 4:35 p.m.
  • Roosevelt ES - 4:50 p.m.
  • Madison ES - 4:58 p.m.
  • Olympia Regional Learning Academy (ORLA) – 5:05 p.m.

 

Route 19

  • Olympia HS/Washington MS - 4:10/4:20 p.m.
  • McKenny ES - 4:35 p.m.
  • Centennial ES - 4:40 p.m.
  • Pioneer ES - 4:45 p.m.
  • Lincoln ES - 4:50 p.m.