Jarrett Middle School

During-school programs

  • From mid-day until the closing bell, help is needed in grade-level support classes. Work one-on-one with kids who need extra help in various subjects. You will be in a classroom setting, with teachers providing support.

After-school programs

  • “Uplink” teachers provide an hour of after-school help for students. You can assist by working with students to help foster their understanding of the teachers’ lessons.
  • The Kulia All-Stars program after-school incorporates homework/tutoring time with fun “module” electives before and afterward. The modules include art education, physical agility/strength activities at the gym, music, and more.
  • Help is especially needed from 3:15-4:15pm, Monday through Friday, except on Wednesdays, when 2:40-3:40pm is the target time. Schedules are posted below.
  • Good performance in Service-Learning at Jarrett could lead to paid positions at the school.

Location: 1903 Palolo Avenue, Honolulu, HI 96816

General Duties: Tutoring in various academic subjects and reading, help with homework and after-school modules in art, sports, etc.

Hours: For after-school program, see schedule below and commit to serving 1-3 hours per week, for 8-10 weeks. To help during the school day, scheduling will be done on an individual basis, depending on how well your availability meets teachers’/students’ needs.

Holidays & Schedule Anomalies: Check with your site supervisor for all changes to your normal service schedule. It may be affected by spring/fall break, teacher PD days, and parent-teacher conferences.

DayTimeActivity
Monday2:20 - 3:15 pm
3:15 - 4:15 pm
4:15 - 5:15 pm
Module 1 (teacher-led academic help)
Homework Hour
Module 2 (elective)
Tuesday2:20 - 3:15 pm
3:15 - 4:15 pm
4:15 - 5:15 pm
Module 1 (teacher-led academic help)
Homework Hour
Module 2 (elective)
Wendesday1:40 - 2:40 pm
2:40 - 3:40 pm
3:40 - 4:40 pm
Module 1 (teacher-led academic help)
Homework Hour
Module 2 (elective)
Thursday2:20 - 3:15 pm
3:15 - 4:15 pm
4:15 - 5:15 pm
Module 1 (teacher-led academic help)
Homework Hour
Module 2 (elective)
Friday2:20 - 3:15 pm
3:15 - 4:15 pm
4:15 - 5:15 pm
Module 1 (teacher-led help)
Homework Hour
Module 2 (elective)


Training

A background check may be done. Service/training at Jarrett is arranged on an individual basis. Follow intake instructions for Jarrett, to get started.

Coordinator & main point of contact for all Jarrett programs: Mrs. Kiera Vaeena (email: Kiera_Vaeena@notes.k12.hi.us)

More Information
Jarrett Middle School’s Website

Faculty note: Special projects could include planning and executing workshops /educational fairs & projects, helping w/ outreach to parents, assessment projects, professional development with teachers. In the past, we have successfully run programs to teach math and money through playing monopoly; and to teach critical thinking, etc. through CLUE! For info about reviving these programs, contact Candice Sakuda.