Columbia Public Schools: Smithton Middle School

Partner Type

Education, Children & Youth

Description and Mission

Smithton is designed to meet the needs of the early adolescent utilizing the following tenets: 1) academic challenge 2) appropriate socialization opportunities 3) guided exploration 4) daily physical activity 5) advisory opportunities 6) two-year teaming


Students can serve as mentors and tutors during school hours (7:30AM-3:00PM). Students can also serve as mentors and tutors after school from 3:00-4:15. It is appreciated if students are available for a two or three hour period once a week, depending upon the number of service hours required. Smithton faculty are particularly interested in service learning students that are avaiable during the following times any day of the week: 8:00-9:00, 9:30-12:00,12:30-1:30, 2:00-3:00. Scheduling can be flexible. Tutoring Emphasis Areas: English (Writing and Reading) or Math

Special emphasis and skills:

Mentoring, Tutoring

Contact Information:

3600 West Worley

Columbia, MO 65203
Phone: (573) 214-3260


How to Serve

I want to earn credit for service (through service-learning)

In order to earn credit while serving on this project, please contact the MU Office of Service Learning online by submitting this form or calling us at 573.882.0227.

I want to volunteer

If you want to volunteer with this agency, please contact them directly through the contact information listed above.