Talia Raffel is a Angier alum and senior at Newton South High School. She has years of experience babysitting in Newton and working at summer camps. Her favorite subjects in school are biology and history. Outside of school she enjoys fencing and drawing.
Emi is a senior at the Cambridge School of Weston and a Mason Rice alum. Her favorite subjects are History and Chemistry. Outside of school, she has worked at multiple summer camps in the Greater Boston area and provides weekly childcare services to a church in Newton. She loves rock climbing, playing violin, and hockey!
Rayna Leigh is a sophomore at Newton South High School. She attended Jewish Community Day School for elementary school. She absolutely loves working with kids, as she has two much younger sisters. She also babysits frequently and looks after kids at the synagogue she attends. Rayna's favorite subjects are language arts like reading and writing. She's excited to join the Teletutor Team and work with all the amazing kids!
Amy Huang is a senior at Newton South High School. She is on the Newton South volleyball and speech team. Her favorite subjects are chemistry, math, and ceramics. She has experience with many kids through her church Sunday Schools and mission trips. In her free time she like to listen to music and talk with her friends.
Sophie Blumberg is a senior at Newton South High School. She is on the Newton South track and cross country team. In addition, Sophie is the co-president of best buddies, a club at her school that helps kids with disabilities make valuable friendships and connections. Sophie’s favorite subjects in school are science and child development. Outside of school, Sophie is a tutor for both elementary and middle school children. She also works in the kindergarten class at her Sunday school. In her free time, Sophie loves spending time with her friends and family (and her dog!).
Meet the Team!
Henry is currently going into his senior year at Newton South High School. He went to Zervas Elementary school, and his favorite subjects are biology and history. Henry is an editor for the Lion’s Roar newspaper at Newton South and previously spent 2 summers as a counselor in training at the JCC Kaleidoscope Camp. In his free time, Henry enjoys cooking and listening to music.
Rose is currently a junior at Meridian Academy. After attending elementary school at the John D. Philbrick, she spent 3 years at Boston Latin Academy before coming to Meridian. She has been babysitting for a many years and is an active participant of a mentoring program at her school. Her favorite subjects are math and humanities. In and outside of school, Rose spends her free time playing and listening to music. She is also a singer in her school band.
Director of Outreach and Social Media
Kristian is a Newton North alum who graduated from Columbia University in 2017. He currently works at Tufts University as a researcher studying youth civic engagement. Kristian has experience tutoring middle and high school students in Math, English, History, and standardized test preparation.