Monday tutors recognized as Volunteers of the Month

The Volunteer Tutoring Program in Lancaster County Schools (LCS) consists of community members who donate their time and talents to work with students in grades pre-K through 12.

“Lancaster County Schools love their volunteer tutors!” exclaimed program coordinator Gayle Sterret.

Students really benefit from the one-on-one attention they receive from their special tutors each week, said Sterret.

Monday tutors recently were recognized as the November Volunteers of the Month.

Julie Geier, Frances Lee, Johanna “Hanneke” Schaafsma and Pete Southmayd all tutor students at Lancaster Primary School on Monday every week.

Geier has been a tutor in one form or another for 40 years. She began tutoring for LCS when…