Junior High

Philosophy

The Mathematics Department at Thomas More Prep-Marian is dedicated to helping students succeed at every level in mathematics and other disciplines by providing the foundation and structure for critical thinking and analysis.  We believe that the MORE knowledge of mathematics a student possesses, the MORE prepared he or she will be for standardized testing, scholarship opportunities, college or university studies and success in life endeavors.

Course Descriptions

7th Grade Math

8th Grade Math

Faculty

Mrs. Carmen Simon is in her 9th year of teaching.  She graduated from Oklahoma Panhandle State University with a major in Business Administration and a minor in Secondary Education.   She taught Applied Algebra for 6 years, Applied Geometry 1 year, Intro to Computers for 7 years, Algebra 3 years, Pre-Algebra 1 year and 7th Math for 1 year at Quinter Jr./Sr. High. While there, she was also the PowerSchool administrator and part-time computer tech. She taught 8th grade math at Hays Middle School for 1 year before joining the Math department at TMP.  Additionally she is the director of the Castle Rock Wellness Center in Quinter.  She began running 8 years ago and has now run 3 half-marathons and several 5K and 10K races.  Mrs. Simon is an avid Royals fan and loves to play volleyball whenever she has the chance.  She also enjoy photography and scrapbooking.  Mrs. Simon has been married to her best friend, Doug, since May 21, 1988. Doug is a loan officer at KansasLand Bank in Quinter. They have 3 children that are the joy of their lives.

Email simonc@tmpmarian.org