November 2, 2020 – The Athletic Department is thrilled to partner up with three amazing Academic Coaches for school year 2020-2021! Please welcome Mrs. Dougans (Fall sports), Ms. Weaver-Bridges (Winter sports), and Mrs. Leak (Spring sports)! These outstanding individuals will play a critical role in academic eligibility this year. Academic Coaching will be made available today, November 2nd through the end of May. Each Academic Coach will be available via Zoom. Mrs. Dougans (email@example.com) will meet with Fall sports on Mondays, Mrs. Leak (firstname.lastname@example.org) will meet with Spring sports on Tuesdays, and Ms. Weaver-Bridges (email@example.com) will meet with Winter sports on Wednesdays from 3:15PM-4:15PM. Please note, Academic Coaches will not be available when students do not have school (i.e. holidays/breaks/early dismissals) or when there is a monthly staff meeting. If you have any questions and/or concerns please contact me directly at firstname.lastname@example.org.
- Collaborate with students in developing a success plan.
- Meet weekly with students to help them take ownership of their academic success.
- Assist students with setting goals and weekly objectives.
- Are well versed in academic strategies for success (such as time management, note-taking techniques, reading strategies, and goal setting) and refer students to resources in order to aid students’ success, such as the Guidance Department, the Pupil Personnel Worker, and tutoring made available from the National Honor Society.