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James Monroe High School Success Courses

Mundo Academy and JMHS partner to take your studies to the next level!

Take our Writing for College and Algebra Review course to strengthen your skills to ensure you have a successful year. The courses are designed with YOU in mind.

Taught by Marina Grijalva

Course Schedule

Monday/Wednesday: 2:45 pm-3:45pm                       October 19-December 14
Algebra Review

Monday: 1 pm-2:30pm                                                    October 19-February 8 (Winter Break off)
Writing for College

Courses open to all students. Classes limited to 20 students. 

Algebra Review

This course is a general review of skills necessary to succeed in Algebra. The course will target the needs of students with a focus on the acquisition of math vocabulary. Students will also learn the foundations of Algebra but also end the course with a conceptual understanding of key ideas.

What we can help you achieve

Confidence in your math ability | Mastery of Algebra | Study Skills | Practice

Who is this class for?
  • Algebra 1/2 Students
  • ELD Students
  • Students who feel they’re behind
  • Students taking the SAT/ACT
  • Students scared of math
What will I need?
  • 100% Effort
  • Notebook
  • Digital Device
  • Pencil
  • Motivation
What topics?
  • Lines
  • Exponents
  • Systems of Equations
  • Polynomials
  • Solving Equations
Class Format
  • Engaging Lecture
  • Online Monitored Practice
  • Tutor Support
  • Visual Representations
  • HW Help

    Who is this class for?
    • 9-12 grade students
    • ELD Students
    • Applying to College
    • Seeking to Improve Communication 
    • Don’t know how to write an essay
    What will I need?
    • 100% Effort
    • Notebook
    • Digital Device
    • Pencil
    • Motivation
    What will you learn?
    • College reading and writing
    • Grammar rules
    • Critical analysis
    • How to write a paragraph
    • How to write an essay
    Class Format
    • Engaging Lectures
    • One-on-one writing support
    • Guided practice
    • Writing resources
    • Direct feedback

    Writing for College

    Mundo Academy’s writing course will give students in grades 9-12 an opportunity to work with our writing instructors to improve their academic writing skills. Students will build their grammar and vocabulary in order to enhance personal expression. ELD students will build vocabulary and learn how grammatical structures can affect their writing style. Through critical reading and analysis, students will learn the fundamentals of writing a variety of essays, identify the purpose of adopting a style to fit their intended audience, develop a writing process, and find their voice.

    What we can help you achieve

    Effective writing skills | Grammar skills | Critical thinking | Clear expression

      Have Questions??

      Email marina@mundoacademy or call/text 626-354-2032.