Mrs. Carolyn Hise
Mathematics Teacher, Math Department Chair
Georgetown High School
Main Building, Hex, Room 177
Phone: 943-5100 ext. 7379
About Mrs. Hise...I am originally from Canada, but have lived in Texas for most of my life. After graduating from Westwood High School in Austin, Texas, I earned a bachelor of science degree in mathematics from Sul Ross State University, graduating Magna Cum Laude. I have been teaching math for 15 years. I have taught Algebra One, Geometry, Pre-AP Algebra Two, Pre-AP Precalculus, Topics in Mathematics, Independent Study in Mathematics, AP Calculus AB, and AP Calculus BC. I serve as the G.H.S. Math Department Chair. I coach the three U.I.L. Math events: mathematics, number sense, and calculator applications. I am the Mu Alpha Theta, math national honor society sponsor.I love Georgetown High School! I love math, teaching, and all the young people I am privileged to work with!I am married and have four children, and two step-children. My hobbies are cooking, reading, playing cards, camping, and spending time with my family.
Mission For The Class
I hope every one of my students will gain confidence in their problem solving skills, engage in new learning experiences, have a lot of fun doing math, and make strides in their goals as young adults.
8:00 - 8:25
Tutorials18:30 - 9:30
AP Calculus BC
AP Calculus BC
9:41 - 11:11
11:17 - 1:22
GeometryB Lunch: TBD
AP Calculus BCB Lunch: TBD
1:28 - 2:58
AP Calculus AB83:04 - 3:54
M/W: 4:00 - 4:45
T/Th: 4:15 - 6:15
Tutorials are available every morning before school in my classroom from 8:00 - 8:25.
Tutorials are available on Mondays and Wednesdays after school
from 4:00 - 4:45 in my classroom, 177 (Homework Haven)
Tutorials are available on Tuesdays and Thursdays after school
from 4:15 - 6:15 in the G.H.S. Library. (Library Nights); There is a late bus available to transport students home at 5:45 on Tues. and Thurs.
What should a student do to be successful in high school math courses?
- Participate in class activities.
- Take good notes.
- Complete all daily assignments.
- Review for quizzes and tests by completing assigned reviews, as well as reworking problems from daily assignments, or working additional problems, and studying class notes.
- Come in for tutoring as needed.
Pure mathematics is, in its way, the poetry of logical ideas.
~Albert Einstein 1879 - 1955