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 16 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, volunteering, doing yoga, 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
Tutorials18:45 - 9:35
9:42 - 11:12
AP Calculus BC
11:19 - 1:21
GeometryC Lunch 12:51-1:21
ConferenceC Lunch 12:51-1:21
1:28 - 2:58
AP Calculus AB
AP Calculus BC53:05 - 3:55
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 - 8:35.
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 5:30 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