Thursday, September 15, 2005

In conjunction with the Fairmont State GEAR-UP Partnership Grant, the America/Fairmont State Counts program is planning for its fall session to be held at Fairmont State. The free math tutoring program is offered to students grades fifth through eighth grades who are experiencing math difficulties.
The program is supervised by Pam Kabulski and coordinated by Donna Yergovich Nuzum. The one hour/once a week sessions, which run for eight weeks, are offered Tuesdays at 5 p.m. or 6 p.m. or Wednesdays at 5:30 p.m. or 6:30 p.m. The program starts Sept. 27/28 and runs through Nov. 15/16.
Fairmont State tutors, who are proficient in math, aid each child in developing his/her math skills. Kabulski, a Marion County math teacher, is the on-site supervisor for the program and will be present to assist each tutor and student.
Pre-registration is necessary for students to attend the program.

Registration will be taken by phone at (304) 367-4579 (leave info on answering machine) or by e-mail at nwoodson@fairmontstate.edu.

The following information should be submitted for each registration:
Student's name (please spell if calling)
Student's grade
Day and time desired
Parent/guardian name (please spell if calling)
Phone number

Students are accepted on a first-come, first-served basis. There are limited slots available. For more information, call (304) 367-4830.