Top Honors is a non-profit educational organization that provides free math tutoring to NYC 6th, 7th, and 8th-graders. Tutoring takes place on Saturdays and Wednesday evenings at a school on the Upper West Side.
New volunteer orientation and training sessions take place on a rolling basis. To receive an invitation, please submit an application here . Frequently asked questions about the TH volunteer experience can be found on our website .
All tutoring sessions take place on the Upper West Side in Manhattan on the following days and times:
- Session 1: Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m.
- Session 2: Saturdays from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.
- Session 3: Wednesdays from 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Volunteers may be professionals, advanced high school, college, or graduate students (community service credit is available). Applicants should be available on Saturdays for two hours starting at 10 a.m. or 1:00 p.m. or on Wednesdays from 6:30 - 8 pm, like math, and enjoy working with students in the middle school age group (10-14 years). No prior experience is necessary.
A note on volunteer commitment:
Tutors attend 2-3 Saturdays from October and May, which includes holidays and school breaks. Attending 20 out of 24 scheduled sesions will meet this requirement.
To apply, submit an online application at www.tophonors.org/volunteer. Upon receipt, Top Honors will contact the candidate directly.
- Math / Science Instruction
Good Match For
People 55+ Group
Requirements & Commitment
- Must be at least 16
- Orientation or Training
- 2.25 hours every week
- 1 hour of on-site professional development