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The Academic Center

Academic Center HOURS: Monday-Thursday 2:30 - 4:00 located in the back of the library

 

Science Hub HOURS: Monday & Wednesday 2:30-3:30, located in C107

 

Math Lab Hours: Monday-Thursday 3:10-4:00, located in B107

Serving the Homestead High School student body in improving academic achievement and motivation in all subject areas and for CAHSEE preparation.

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The tutor application deadline is officially closed. However, we are always accepting applications.                                                                                                                                                            

Please see Ms. Kirby for additional details. 

 

 

 

*Please see Ms. Kirby for any additional questions or email her at: Jessica_Kirby@fuhsd.org 

 

 

 

Are you interested in having one-on-one tutor for the entire semester? Apply HERE!

RECOGNIZING ACADEMIC ACHIEVEMENT for August & September 2014

COMING SOON!

 

Contact Information

 

Chris Moore

Dean of Students (A - Lia)

(408) 522-2506

Brian Dong

Dean of Students (Lib - Z)

(408) 522-2556

Jessica Kirby

Academic Center Specialist

(408) 522-2571

Non-Discrimination Statement

The Academic Center is committed to equal opportunity for all individuals in education. The Academic Center program shall be free from discrimination based on gender, sex, race, color, religion, ancestry, national origin, ethnic group identification, marital or parental status, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, lack of English skills, handicap or the perception of one or more of such characteristics. Reasonable accommodations are available for students with disabilities. The student and/or parent/guardian should contact the case manager (for a student in special education) or guidance counselor (for a student with a 504 plan) to request accommodations.

Applications

Common Questions

Q. What is it?

A. The Academic Center is a place for students to go after their school day to get help from HHS Peer Tutors in learning the necessary content to be successful in their classes.

 

Q. Why Become a Tutor?

Tutoring for the HHS Academic Center is a great experience for anyone. Not only do you receive volunteer hours, you are also learning vital skills for assisting others (your peers). Your time makes an incredible difference in the lives of others. If you’d like to become a tutor please see Ms. Kirby.

 

Q. Who can attend?

A. All HHS students are welcome in The Academic  Center.
 

Q. Where is it located?

A. For help in all content areas, The Academic Center is located in the back of the HHS Library. For help with specific subject areas The Academic Center partners with the English, Math and Science Departments. For help in a Math Class you would go to room C107. For Science help go to C107.

 

Q. When is it open?

A. The Academic  Center is open in the back of the library Monday-Thursday between 2:30-4pm. The Math Lab is open from 3:15-4:00 in B107 and the Science Hub is open Monday & Wednesday from 2:30-3:30 in room C107.

 

Q. How does a student get signed up?

A. Students can go to the back of the HHS Library to The Academic Center Office during its operating hours to get signed up to start working right away with our HHS Peer Tutors. 

 

Q. Who can I contact if I have more questions:

A. Email Dean of Students Brian Dong (Lib-Z) or Dean of Students Chris Moore (A-Lia).