There will be NO TUTORING on the following dates:
December 22 – Christmas
December 29 – New Year’s
January 5 – Christmas break
True Coffee will be serving $1 coffee drinks during each Tutoring from 4-8 pm.
Striving for Academic Excellence
Mondays 4-8PM | 120 West Columbia, Aliso Viejo, CA
Through this tutoring program, True North seeks to partner with parents and teachers throughout Orange County and help high school students maximize their success in the classroom. Every Monday evening, high schoolers have an opportunity to get subject-specific help from credentialed, experienced high school teachers and qualified tutors. All students are welcome to take part in regularly offered study skills sessions in our independent study hall.
Study hall is open from 4-8pm for independent work or group projects. At all times a teacher will be available to answer basic math or English questions.
In 2012, Mr. Sherreitt retired from teaching after 39 years. he was one of the original teaches at El Toro High School and spent his entire career there. Mr. Sherreitt attended Point Loma Nazarene University and received his undergrad in Christian Ministry, then earned his math credential from UCI. He taught many different math classes while at El Toro, including Algebra 1 & 2, Math Analysis, Geometry, and Pre-Calculus.
After earning a degree in mechanical engineering from Vanderbilt University and a teaching credential from California State University of Los Angeles, Mr. Pankhurst taught math at Fountain Valley High School for 38 years. In his time at Fountain Valley he taught all mathematics courses and all grade levels. Since 1983 he has served as an Adjunct Math Instructor at Orange Coast College. Paul Pankhurst has been married 33 years and has 9 grandchildren.
Mr. Cox has taught 17 years as an English teacher at Aliso Niguel High School. He received his bachelor’s degree in English Literature from UC Berkeley and also his MA in Language and Literacy. Mr. Cox received his credential from University of California Irvine. Ryan also serves as a True North Leader at the Aliso/Dana Small Group.
Ms. Horton earned a Masters Degree from UCI in Spanish Literature and Literary Criticism. For the past 18 years she has taught on all levels of Spanish in several colleges in Southern California. Currently Ms. Horton teaches at Saddleback College, IVC, OCC and Fullerton College.
Mr. Kelley is a current professor of math, statistics and business courses in the School for Professional Studies at Vanguard University of Southern California, since 1996. 35 years experience in business with primary focus of interactive consultation with small business owners. Have a BA from University of Washington and MBA from Pepperdine University. Upon graduating college, served as a US Marine Corps pilot for 5 1/2 years. Attended CBC since summer 2011 and current participant in MBS and CLASS.
Mrs. Radcliffe received her B.A. in English Literature as well as her credential from Biola University. Early in her career, Mrs. Radcliffe taught English 1-4 at Valley Christian (San Jose) and Whittier Christian high schools. She has served in a variety of educational roles including private tutoring, Learning Rx, and homeschooling her six children grades K-8. She currently teaches at Advantage Tennis Academy in Irvine and is the 7th/8th grade homeschool teacher for Capistrano Valley Christian School. Mrs. Radcliffe has also authored four books for Teacher Created Materials.
Ms. Williams attended Biola University and graduated with a major in Human Biology and minors of Biblical Studies and Secondary Education. Throughout her time in high school and college she tutored nearly every subject such as all areas of science, math, English, and Spanish at every level including AP and IB levels. She currently teaches seventh grade Life Science at South Lake Middle School in the Irvine Unified School District.