Academic Support

Study Options:

LHS Media Center: The Laramie High School Media Center is open Monday – Thursday from 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Fridays from 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. The Media Center offers typical Library services including books and other data and information resources, assistance with research, quiet study spaces and access to computers and other technology.

Tutoring Opportunities:

Gear Up: Tutoring option available for all students on Wednesdays after school through 5pm in the Blue Wing Commons Area (or English area). Visit with the Gear Up representative for information on: tutoring/mentoring and monthly workshops which focus on college readiness, including ACT/SAT preparation and assistance with scholarships and the college application and financial aid process.

Upward Bound: Academic advising and tutoring for eligible Wyoming students grades 9-12. Tutoring is available every Monday and Thursday after school until 5:00 p.m. in the Blue Wing Commons Area (or English area).  For more information or questions about the application process, contact Alison Grendahl at agrendah@uwyo.edu or 766-5150.

Big Brothers/Big Sisters Homework Help:  A free tutoring service available to all junior high and high school youth.  Tutor works closely with teachers, parents, youth and educational resources in the community of Laramie to offer youth the best possible homework assistance. Big Brothers Big Sisters is located at 518 Ord.  Tutoring hours:  Monday-Thursday 3:30 to 5:00 p.m. Email:  crystal@wyobbbs.org  Phone:  742-2227

Tutoring Club: Offers resources for students of all grade levels for academic and college support not limited to homework help in a variety of subjects, test preparation, study skills, test proctoring. In addition, free study hall sessions are available for all students where professional tutors are available to answer questions. Contact the Tutoring Club at 307-745-6284.

UW College of Education Literacy Research Center and Clinic: A tutoring program for all Wyoming students in grades K-12, in all subject areas, including ACT and SAT prep. Tutoring is face-to-face; and/or by Skype; and/or by Face-time. These sessions are taught by doctoral candidates, classroom teachers and literacy specialists.  For more information call the Center at 766-3156 or email drober36@uwyo.edu.

Study Skills – Helpful Resources:

Study Skills and Test Preparation

Classroom Success