Academic Support

In-school Academic Supports:

Office Hours

Feeling lost or just need a little extra support? Reach out to your teacher as a resource. Most teachers hold office hours twice a week and during the COVID-19 pandemic, you can even reach out after hours using zoom and many other platforms. Check the Departments tab to find your teacher’s contact information or click the link below to be taken directly to the Staff Directory.

Academic Advisors

Need help getting organized, finding resources, or just need to talk to someone about your grades? Reach out to your academic advisor. If you do not know who your academic advisor is, reach out to a member of the administration team for assistance.

Online Academic Supports:

Khan Academy

Khan Academy offers practice exercises, instructional videos, and a personalized learning dashboard that empowers learners to study at their own pace in and outside of the classroom. They tackle math, science, computing, history, art history, economics, K-14 and test preparation (SAT, Praxis, LSAT), and more.

Purdue Writing Lab

The Purdue OWL offers free resources for a variety of topics including Writing and Teaching Writing, Research, Grammar and Mechanics, Style Guides, ESL (English as a Second Language), and Job Search and Professional Writing.

Building Healthy Academic Habits

Building Homework Habits

HOMEWORK HABITS.pdf

Printable Checklist

Building Study Skills

STUDY SKILLS.pdf

Printable Checklist

Learning Tools:

GraphNCalc83

Graphing Calculator App for iPhone

Wabbitemu

Graphing Calculator App for Android

Numworks

Online Graphing Calculator for all platforms

Study and Organization Tools

My Homework App

myHomework Student Planner sets reminders for upcoming assignments, exams, projects and other important events. This app is available on desktop, chromebook, macbook, kindle and many other platforms. App store links below.

Google Keep

With Google Keep you can quickly capture what’s on your mind and Grab a photo of a poster, receipt or document and easily organize or find it later in search. Get a reminder later at the right place or time. Speak a voice memo on the go and have it automatically transcribed.

Quizlet

Quizlet lets you create your own flashcards or study using existing ones made by other students. It also gives you hints on where you might need to improve, and has a game called Match in which you race against the clock. You can choose from over 220,000 study sets.