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Achieve Your Potential

Work with an experienced tutor to reach your potential. Pembroke Tutoring offers specialized instruction for middle school and high schools students in English, History, Algebra, French, and Latin. We specialize in developing the skills of close-reading and effective writing. 


Chart Your Course

The road ahead is filled with opportunities for growth and expansion. Work with a tutor to develop your skills so that you can achieve your dreams.




Dial into subject-based tutoring for grades 5-12 in English, History, Latin, and French. Independent courses  also available in Ancient Greek. 


Get the attention you want by working with a writing coach to raise your profile whether it's writing a personal essay for college applications, responding  to an in-class prompt, or summarizing research for a history paper.


Raise your verbal score by as much as 100 points  through a program of word-recognition tools and test-taking strategy for the SAT, PSAT, ACT, and SAT II.


Thank you for your interest in Pembroke Tutoring. My name is Mary Jean McNamara. I have been an educator for over 20 years in both public and private schools including Fairfield University, Brooklyn College, Hunter College, University of Florida, and Poly Prep Country Day School in Brooklyn.I earned my BA at Fordham University where I majored in Classical Civilization and have a Masters Degree in Classical Languages (Ancient Greek and Latin) from The Graduate Center of the City University of New York. I am currently writing my dissertation on Plato's Republic and serve as a guest teacher at Ridgefield H.S. 

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