Hello everyone! My name is Katherine Dai and I am a junior in Bergen County Academies. Throughout my academic career, I have pursued challenging and rigorous courses, while achieving High Honor Roll every trimester. Up until high school, I have had a Montessori education and this experience has given me the opportunity to discover the dynamics and best approaches, along with techniques, for peer-to-peer tutoring.
Hi! My name is Rachel Hur and I am currently a sophomore at the Academy for Business and Finance at Bergen County Academies. I have learned to come up with different solutions to problems through the variety of courses offered to me at school and participated in clubs such as the school news paper. I love working with different people whether that be in school, clubs, or in any group. Looking forward to working you!
Hey there, I’m Angelica! I am currently a sophomore in the Academy for Medical Science and Technology at Bergen County Academies and I love medicine, but I also enjoy exploring activities outside of my academy’s reach. My interests (scholastically at least) are biology, chemistry, and physics, and although it seems early, I know that I am interested in pursuing a career in biomedical engineering or biochemistry. Outside of school, I work as a contracted lifeguard, part-time rowing coach, and a full time lover of food. Lastly, I believe in the importance of giving back to your community, so I am looking to obtain my EMT certification this summer.
Hello! My name is Zhaoyuan (Eric) Jiang. I am a sophomore in the Academy for Business and Finance International Baccalaureate (ABFIB) at the Bergen County Academies. From my time at a school with rigorous and demanding courses, I have learned to adapt quickly and have different approaches to problems in order to yield results in the most efficient manner. I am the Vice President of the Investment Analysis Group, Treasurer of the Microfinance Club, and varsity epee fencer. I look forward to sharing my knowledge and helping others!
Biography: Hi everyone! My name is Justin Oh and I am a sophomore in the Academy for the Advancement of Science and Technology at Bergen County Academies. I continuously challenge myself in school as I take three science courses - biology, physics, and chemistry - at the same time, participate actively in Model United Nations and Health Occupations Students of America (HOSA), and conduct research in the Nano-Structural Imaging Lab. However, outside of school, I love to cook, draw, and do photography.
Hello! My name is Melissa Cui, and I am a junior at Bergen County Academies. In school, I challenge myself with honors and higher level courses, including AP Chem, AP Music Theory, and IB Language. I’m also involved with many community-based clubs including Relay for Life. I write for the school newspaper as well. Aside from school courses and extracurricular activities, I’m an aspiring writer, illustrator, and pianist.
Hey, my name is Cheyenne and I’m currently a junior at Bergen County Academies in Hackensack, New Jersey studying business and finance. My school has challenged me with a variety of rigorous classes that have taught me how to look at problems creatively and differently. Because I learned how to take various approaches by helping many people who learn differently, I plan to use these acquired skills in order to tutor students in the way they learn best.
Hi! My name is Claire and I am currently a junior in the Academy for Visual and Performing Arts at the Bergen County Academies. I am currently taking IB and AP courses at school, and I participate in a variety of clubs and activities, such as National Spanish Honor Society (board member), Relay for Life (Team Captain & planning committee member), and PAWS, a club that helps animal rescue groups (Director of Funds).
Hi, my name is Franchesca Inay and I’m a junior at the Bergen County Academies in the Academy for Medical Science and Technology. As a medical major, I’m very interested in the sciences (particularly chemistry and biology), but I also love to write and read novels. My hobbies include debating in the debate team and Model United Nations team as well as conducting research with endometrial cancer cells. I am also involved in running the medical club and Science Olympiad chapter at my school.
My name is Sarah Chowdhury and I am a junior at the Academy for Medical Science Technology at Bergen County Academies. My favorite classes are biology and chemistry, but I enjoy math as well. I am in my school’s concert choir, debate league, and Health Occupations Students of America chapter. Also, I am involved in my school’s biology research program.
Hello! My name is Claire Whang, and I am currently a junior in the Academy of Medical Science and Technology at the Bergen County Academies. Since middle school, I have consistently taken honors courses and have been on the high honor roll throughout my high school career. At BCA, I am an executive of a virtual biomedical company, a part of the Englewood hospital surgical program, and take part in cell biology lab-research.
Hello! My name is Avi Slavin and I am an upcoming junior at Bergen County Academies. At a very early age, I developed a passion for math and science, starting at the third grade to go up a grade for those subjects. As I learned more and more about these topics, and took more advanced classes, my passion narrowed into a specific topic: biology. In the 8th grade, I took a freshman biology course that completely set the path I am still on today; the goal to become a doctor.
My name is Helen Gao, and I am a junior at Bergen County Academies. Outside of school, my interests include art and music. I hope to pursue a career in medicine after high school. I am excited to be a tutor and look forward to helping other students!
Hi! My name is Julia Fish and I am a rising Junior at the Bergen County Academies in the Academy for Visual Arts. I love learning and thinking creatively, and I am a member of National Art Honor Society and National Spanish Honor Society. Outside of school, I love to read and do ballet.