OUR TUTORS

Our tutors are High School Sophomores through Seniors that consistently rank at the top of their class, hold a deep love for learning, work well with others, and participate in a wide variety of extracurricular activities.  Past tutors have gone on to attend Princeton, Yale, Columbia, University of Pennsylvania and more. 

 

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Annika Herko
Senior/Current Manager
    

 

Hi! My name is Annika Herko and I am a senior at Thousand Oaks High School. This year, I am taking AP Physics, AP Gov/Econ, Chamber Orchestra, and AP English Literature. Some of my previous classes include AP Calculus, AP Biology, Spanish 3, AP European History, and AP English Language. I am involved with The Center for Advanced Studies and Research, Orchestra, Basketball, Football Announcing, and Academic Decathlon. I am available all days of the week and I am excited to work with you!

Oliver Htway
Senior/Current Manager

 

 

Hi! my name is Oliver Htway and I am currently a senior at Thousand Oaks High School. I am currently enrolled in AP Literature, AP Chemistry, Art of Comm Photo Honors, Concert Choir, and Chinese 1. Some of my previous classes include AP Language & Composition, AP Biology, AP Research, AP Seminar, and Japanese 1-3. I am a choir officer for the TOHS Choirs and have been President of the Science Club at Thousand Oaks High School. I am also involved with The Center for Advanced Studies and Research and various other clubs at my high school. My schedule is fairly flexible, and I am excited to be working with you!

Stephen Kim

 

I’m Stephen Kim, a senior at TOHS. A couple hobbies of mine include reading and biking. I’m able to help out in the following areas: Algebra 2, Pre-Calculus, AP/CP Calculus, Statistics, Essay Writing/Editing, AP United States History, AP Human Geography, World History, AP Physics C: Mechanics, Chemistry, Music Theory, and others, upon request. My schedule is fairly flexible, and I’m available most days of the week after school and on Saturdays. I look forward to working with you!

Akil Selvan Rajendra Janarthanan

 

Hello! My name is Akil Selvan Rajendra Janarthanan (or Akil Rajendra for short!) and I'm currently a Freshman majoring in computer science at UCSD. I graduated from TOHS in 2020 as a valedictorian. This will be my second year tutoring! I'm a National AP Scholar who's passed AP Computer Science A, Seminar, European History, Chemistry, United States History, Physics C: Mechanics, Calculus AB, Calculus BC, English Language and Composition, English Literature and Composition, Research, Microeconomics, US Government and Politics, Biology, and Psychology. I have work experience at LeXT Robot Academy where I helped younger students learn about physics and programming so I am confident in my teaching ability. In my free time, I love playing chess and programming. Over our extended break, I created a game in processing and hosted an online chess tournament for TOHS students. I look forward to working with you! 

Jay Lesny

 

Hello! My name is Jay Lesny Drake and I am a TOHS alumnus from the Class of 2020. I am a first-year at UCLA studying bioengineering. I mainly tutor all types of math, but I am also willing to tutor French, physics, and English. My hobbies include long-distance running, learning new songs on the guitar, golfing, enjoying the beach, and eating frozen yogurt. My schedule is fairly flexible as I will be tutoring over Zoom for the most part while I’m away at college, but I will be in the Thousand Oaks area on the weekends in case extra help is needed. 

Kristina Shea

 

Hi, my name is Kristina Shea, and I am a Senior at Thousand Oaks High School.  This year I am taking AP English Literature and Composition, AP Physics C - Mechanics, AP French Language and Culture, AP United States Government, AP Macroeconomics, and AP Studio Art. Previously, I have taken AP Calculus, AP Environmental Science, AP Research, AP English Language and Composition, AP European History, and AP Seminar. I am also part of the Center for Advanced Studies and Research, Girl Scouts of America, and a few school clubs. My schedule is fairly flexible this year. I look forward to working with you!

Amani Jarmakani

 

Hi! My name is Amani Jarmakani, and I am a senior at Thousand Oaks High School. I am currently enrolled in Dual Enrollment Statistics, AP Lit/Comp, AP Gov/Econ, Spanish 5, Vocal Ensemble Honors, and am a TA for the dance program. My previous classes range from Algebra 2 Honors, Math Analysis Honors, and AP Environmental Science, to English 9 and 10 Honors, AP English Lang/Comp, and Spanish 1-4. I have participated in the TOHS dance program for the past three years, as well as choir since fifth grade, and will be a four-year member of the TOHS choir program this year. I am available every day of the week as my schedule is flexible, and am looking forward to working with you!

Jared Magpantay

 

Hello! My name is Jared Magpantay and I am a senior at Thousand Oaks High School. This year, I am taking AP Psychology, AP Literature, AP US Government & Econ, Astrophysics, AP Calculus, Statistics, and AP European History. Some of my previous classes include AP Biology, AP Chinese, AP US History, AP Human Geography, and AP English Language. I specialize and enjoy teaching others European, American, and World History. Outside of my regular school activities, I am also involved with Academic Decathlon, Swimming, the National Academy of American History and Civics, Youth and Government, Violin, and various clubs within the campus. I am able to tutor around 2-3 days per week and I am excited to work with you! 

Katie Messer

 

Hi! My name is Katie Messer and I graduated from Thousand Oaks High School in June. I’m attending Grand Canyon University as a nursing major. I’ve taken and passed 6 AP classes; English Literature and Language, United States History, European History, Biology, and Chemistry. I took Spanish 5 last year and I’m continuing to learn the language. I’m comfortable with tutoring in Math, English, Spanish, history, and science for students in kindergarten through 12th grade. I was involved with Girls’ Basketball, ASB, and many other clubs at TOHS. I’m available every day of the week and my schedule is fairly flexible. I’m excited to be working with you!

Erin Kaufman

 

Hi! My name is Erin Kaufman and I am a junior at Thousand Oaks High School. This year I am enrolled in AP Physics, AP U.S. History, AP Calculus, AP English Language, Spanish 4, and Chamber Orchestra. Some of my previous and favorite classes include AP European History, Biology, and Chemistry Honors, as well as Spanish 1-3. I play for the TO Girls Tennis team and have been involved in music for 12 years. I cannot wait to start my second year with T.O. Student Tutoring and begin working with you!

Kendall Brown

 

Yo! My name is Kendall Brown and I am currently enrolled in Thousand Oaks High School as a Junior. Classes I am taking this year are AP Calculus, AP English Lang/Comp, and AP Biology. As for classes that I teach, I usually teach math, but I’d totally be fine teaching English and Science (specifically biology and chemistry) as well. Besides academics, I am heavily involved in music at school, which includes orchestra, band, and marching band. Hobbies that I have are playing various instruments like the trumpet and viola, tennis, and video games. My schedule is tight, but I’m alway willing to work something out. Anyways, I’m looking forward to helping out my fellow students.

Dean Pak

 

Hi, my name is Dean Pak and I am currently a Junior at Thousand Oaks Highschool. I tutor in subjects including Math as well as History for grades 8 and below. This year, I will be taking part in the Center for Advanced Studies and Research my second year now, in the STEM portion of it. For this year, I enrolled in ASB, Academic Decathlon, Varsity Swim, Japanese 3, AP Environmental Science, AP US History, AP English Language, and Math Analysis Honors. A few of the classes I took my Sophomore year include, AP European History, AP Seminar, and Algebra 2 Honors. Some of the things I am interested in is learning about Real Estate, playing the Piano, painting, sketching, designing, and fashion. My schedule is fairly flexible, and I am excited to be working with you this year!

Olivia Harrington

 

Hi! My name is Olivia Harrington, and I am a senior at TOHS. This year, I am taking AP Literature and Composition, Spanish 4, AP Government and Microeconomics, AP Psychology, and Dual Enrollment Statistics. I’m also involved in TO’s Associated Student Body, and I’m serving as Sergeant at Arms on this year’s cabinet. This is my second year working with TO Student Tutoring, and I can’t wait to work with you!

Catherine Nolan

 

Hi! My name is Catherine Nolan and I am a senior. I am an AP and honors student and tutor in mostly math, but can also help in science and English. I am on the cross country and track teams and enjoy just hanging out with my friends. I am able to tutor Mondays, Wednesdays

Maycie Cereghino

 

Hi! My name is Maycie Cereghino and I am a senior at Thousand Oaks High School. This year I am taking AP English literature, AP government/politics, AP microeconomics, AP psychology, AP statistics, and Spanish 5. Some of my previous classes include AP European history, AP U.S. history, AP English language, AP chemistry, AP studio art, and Spanish 1-4. I previously ran cross country and track for TOHS and I am a volunteer at Los Robles Hospital. I am available most days, as my schedule is pretty flexible. I am excited to work with you!

Noelle Calara

 

Hi, my name is Noelle Calara, and I am currently a senior at Thousand Oaks High School. My classes this year include: AP Calculus, AP Literature, Spanish 5, and Astrophysics. Some of my previous classes include; AP European History, AP Seminar, AP US History, AP Physics, and AP Language and Composition. I am an athlete on the T.O. varsity track team. Outside of school, I am a member of National Charity League, a mother-daughter volunteer organization, and I also train as a black belt in karate at Level 3. I am available during the weekdays and I am looking forward to working with you!

Naomi Moya Aguilar

 

Hello! My name is Naomi Moya Aguilar and this school year I’m officially a senior at TOHS. I am currently taking AP Literature, AP Calculus, Japanese 2 as my more academically based classes this year. Last year I took AP Language and Composition, AP Chemistry, Math Analysis Honors, Japanese 1, Art Media and AP US history. I have been a member of the Latino Leadership groups at TOHS. I am personally very much into the arts, specifically drawing/painting related things. My schedule is usually flexible and I’ll be glad to work with your schedule as well.

Rose Wang

 

Hi, my name is Rose Wang and I am currently a junior at Thousand Oaks High School. This year I will be taking AP Biology, AP Calculus, AP English Lang/Comp, AP Research, and AP US History. I am part of The Center for Advanced Studies and Research, the Thousand Oaks Teen Advisory League, and Academic Decathlon. In my free time, I enjoy reading books, listening to music, and eating good food. I am usually available all days of the week.

Katie Daniels

 

Hi my name is Katie Daniels and I am a senior at Thousand Oaks High School. My tutoring specialities include math, science, and Spanish. I am an AP student and going into my fifth year of learning Spanish. I enjoy helping people learn and practice a patient and practical approach when it comes to tutoring. I am here to make sure that every student on campus is able to thrive in their education and feel comfortable in their classes.

Elena Buencamino

 

Hello! My name is Elena Buencamino and I am a senior at Thousand Oaks High School. This year, I will be taking AP Gov/Econ, Spanish 5, Sports Medicine, AP English Literature, and Ceramics. I previously took AP English Language, AP US History, AP Photography, as well as Statistics at Moorpark College over the summer. I tutor in most math subjects and Spanish. I love photography and making music because I am able to capture and express emotions to connect with others. I also like to play field hockey and lacrosse. I am pretty flexible with my schedule and am able to tutor in person and online; whichever is more convenient for you!

Hala Javeed

 

Hi! My name is Hala Javeed and I am a senior at Thousand Oaks High School. I am taking AP English Literature, AP Research, AP Gov/Econ, and AP Studio Art this year. Other classes I have previously taken include AP Human Geography, AP European History, AP Biology, AP Seminar, and AP English Language. In my free time, I love reading, biking, painting, watching basketball, and going on adventures. I tutor in K-8 math and science as well as all grade-level English classes. My schedule is open for any day of the week! :)

Chloe Buschow

 

Hello! I’m Chloe Buschow and I’m a senior at TOHS. I tutor in all subjects K-8, and am also available for any level of high school history or English as well as CP biology and chemistry. Some of my past AP classes are European History, Art History, Drawing, and English Language/Composition, and I’m currently taking AP Literature. I worked as president of Green4Green club at TO and am an active member of School Site Council. I enjoy reading, writing, drawing, and spending time at the beach. I’m generally available on weekdays after 3:00 PM, but I’m flexible and willing to work out other schedules as well. I’m looking forward to working with you!

Millie Shukla

 

Hi! My name is Millie Shukla and I am currently a senior at Thousand Oaks High School. Some of the classes I am taking this year include AP Literature, AP Environmental Science, AP Studio Art Drawing,  AP Gov/Econ. Some of my previous classes include AP Calculus, AP Biology, AP Chemistry, AP Research, AP European History, and AP English Language. Subjects I tutor include all elementary school subjects and middle/high school level English, history, and biology. I am involved with The Center for Advanced Studies and Research, Orchestra, Color Guard, and various clubs at school. A couple of my hobbies are art and reading. My schedule is fairly flexible, and I am excited to be working with you!

Gabby Htway

 

Hi! My name is Gabby Htway and I am a senior at Thousand Oaks High School. This year I will be taking AP English Literature, AP Psychology, AP French, Vocal Ensemble Honors, Government and Economics, Marine Biology. I am involved in the Center for Advanced Research and Studies, and the High Jump Captain for the Varsity Track and Field program. My schedule is relatively flexible, I’m excited to be working with you!

Ally Melton

 

Hi! My name is Ally Melton, and I am a sophomore at Thousand
Oaks High School. In the past, I have taken Algebra 1H,
Geometry H, Biology H, English 9H, and Spanish 1 and 2. This
year, I am taking AP European History, AP Seminar, Chemistry
H, Algebra 2H, English 9H, and Spanish 3. I am involved with
the Center for Advanced Studies and Research and Swim.
Outside of school, I am part of a city council youth commission,
and I am a Girl Scout getting my Gold Award. I also have been
volunteering with children for several years at youth summer
camps, and I have one year of experience tutoring for Spanish.
I tutor in K-8 Math, Science, and English, and also Algebra 1
and Spanish 1 and 2. I am available every day of the week, and
I look forward to working with you!

Sirena Donate

 

Hi! My name is Sirena Donate and I am a sophomore at Thousand Oaks High School. This year, I am taking Algebra 2 H, AP European History, AP Seminar, Chemistry H, Chinese 3, and English 10H. I tutor in all elementary and middle school subjects, as well as some high school subjects including AP Human Geography, Geometry, Biology, Chinese 1-2, and English. I’m involved with The Center for Advanced Studies and Research, Cross Country, Track, and National Charity League. I am available all days of the week and can’t wait to work with you!

Colin Walton

 

Hello! My name is Colin Walton, I’m a senior at TOHS and enjoy surfing, playing basketball, scuba diving and reading - mostly non-fiction but I mix in a little Dr. Seuss here and there. I am well acquainted with the ACT and SAT (earned a 35 on the ACT). I like to think I’m funny and personable but don’t ask my friends for verification on that. My junior year I took AP English Lang, AP Chinese, AP Physics C-mechanics, AP US History, and AP Calculus AB. Last year I founded and am current president of Model United Nations, in addition to being a founding member and Assistant Director of United Path, an international nonprofit based mostly in Florida and China with a current mission of providing São Paulo Hospital with medical equipment. I would love to help you out in any way needed and look forward to working with you. My goal is to help you understand, learn, and hopefully have some fun doing the previous two! Times are flexible, have a good one!

Rebecca Valencia

 

Hi! My name is Rebecca Valencia and I am a senior at Thousand Oaks High School. I enjoy playing soccer, hanging out at the beach, and spending time with my nieces and nephews. I’ve been babysitting for a couple of years now and have experience tutoring many different age groups. I am currently enrolled in AP Art History, AP Gov/Econ, AP English Literature, Statistics, and Spanish 5. Some of my previous classes include AP Biology, AP English Language and Composition, AP European History, AP Psychology, and Spanish 1-4. My schedule is very flexible and I look forward to hearing from you! 

Frida Moreno

 

Hello! I’m Frida Moreno and currently a junior at Thousand Oaks High School. This year, I’m taking AP Chemistry, AP Psychology, AP English Language & Composition, Math Analysis H, Physiology H, and Concert Orchestra. Some classes I’ve already taken include AP European History, Spanish for Spanish Speakers 1-2, Geometry H, Algebra 2 H, and Chemistry H. I am the former President and current Vice President of the Latino Youth Leadership Group as well as a member of GSA and Latino Connections. Since my freshman year, I have been a part of the Cross Country and Track and Field teams at TOHS. I am always available Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays. Looking forward to working with you!

Burke Maying

 

Howdy! My name is Burke Mayling and I am currently a senior at Thousand Oaks High School. You might have seen me as a drummer performing in one of our school’s many bands. I am also the oldest of three kids in my family and have been volunteering to teach elementary and middle school students music for the last three summers. I will be taking AP Government, AP Economics, AP Computer Science, AP Literature and Composition, and Statistics this year. I am also part of the Wind Ensemble, Jazz Band, and Marching Band as well as the Mock Trial team. Some of my previous classes include AP Language & Composition, AP Biology, Chemistry H, Calculus, and Spanish 1-3. I do not have a final schedule for the coming weeks but I can be very flexible with my time. I look forward to meeting all the new faces this year!

Laine Beaudoin 
Grace Machell

 

Hello. My name is Laine Beaudoin, I am currently a Junior at TOHS. I am currently enrolled in AP Lang, AP Calculus, Chinese 3, AP US History, AP Research, Vocal Ensemble Choir, and Football. Some of my previous classes are Chinese 1-2, AP European History, AP Human Geography, and AP Seminar. I have been in choir for 9 years, and I am involved with The Center for Advanced Studies and Research. My schedule is very flexible and I am looking forward to helping you learn.

 

Hello! My name is Grace Machell and I am currently a sophomore at Thousand Oaks Highschool. I tutor K-8 Math and English, and Algebra 1. I have been working and volunteering with kids for almost 4 years now, and I tutor my younger brother as well. In my free time, I like to paint and go on long walks with my dog. I am available Monday through Friday, I am excited to interact with you!

Sydney Riedel

 

Hi! My name is Sydney Riedel and I am a senior at Thousand Oaks High School. This year I am taking AP literature, Spanish 5, AP calculus, AP government/econ, and AP biology. Some previous classes I have taken are: AP english language, AP US history, AP European history, and AP Environmental Science. I also take part in the environmental club at TOHS, along with playing basketball. I know this is a crazy time we are living in, but I hope I can help you get through this school year and achieve your academic goals. I look forward to working with you!

Please note that not all of our tutors are listed on the website. For more information, or to set up a lesson please call us at (805) 870-5352.