Parkview Math Department
Math TutoringHere are a couple of tutors that teachers recommend outside of school:
If you need to rent a calculator, please do the following:
1) Pay $30 on MPP
2)Complete the calculator agreement form on MPP
3) Bring receipt from MPP to Mrs. Quillian in room 1.119 either before or after school to pick up a calculator
*Note: you MUST have proof of payment from MPP AND the calculator rental form signed in order to obtain a calculator. Failure to have both with result in non-issuance of a calculator
Frequently Asked Questions
Which calculator should I buy?
We recommend any calculator from the TI-84 family of calculators. These calculators may be used in any math class at PHS and into college.
Can I rent a calculator?
Yes! If you would prefer not to buy a calculator then you may rent one. See the Calculator Rental tab at the left on the Home page
What is Mu Alpha Theta?
Mu Alpha Theta is the National High School and Two-Year College Mathematics Honor Society with over 75,000 student members in more than 1,500 schools. We are dedicated to inspiring keen interest in mathematics, developing strong scholarship in the subject ,and promoting the enjoyment of mathematics in high school and two-year college students. Mu Alpha Theta achieves these goals by:
- Providing a method for schools to recognize and encourage those students who enjoy and excel in mathematics.
- Rewarding outstanding extracurricular achievement by offering special awards to both students and their faculty advisors.
- Providing Mathematics Competitions to participating members at their own school.
How do I join Mu Alpha Theta?
The sponsor for Mu Alpha Theta is Caroline Barrs. The membership drive occurs each Fall and is open to students who have completed Algebra 2 and have maintained at least an 85 average in each Honors level math course or at least a 90 average in each college prep level math class. Attendance at meetings and service activities are required. Your math teacher currently has applications and they are due August 26, 2016. You must turn them in to Mrs. Barrs in room 4.236 no later than Friday, 8/26.
I need math help! What should I do?
First, check with your teacher for times when they are available for extra help. You may also get help from students in Mu Alpha Theta.
In addition, check out the tutoring options on the tutoring page of this site.