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Stuart Writing Center

The Stuart Writing Center aims to foster an active writing community that empowers students to become effective and confident writers and nurtures tutors to become skilled and compassionate leaders. The Writing Center: 

  • Offers peer tutoring sessions to Middle and Upper School students at any stage of the writing process  
  • Provides support for students who struggle with writing 
  • Works with writers who wish to further hone and enhance their writing skills 
  • Serves as a resource for teachers and students 
  • Creates opportunities for student leadership through the peer tutor training program 

Peer Tutors: 

Stuart Country Day School Writing Tutors

Juniors and seniors are eligible to apply to be peer tutors at the writing center if they meet all of the following requirements: 

  • Maintained at least an A- average in all English writing assignments in her junior year
  • Attended the required training sessions 
  • Expressed an enthusiasm for the writing process as well as working with students to improve their writing 
  • Have received at least one recommendation from an English teacher


Amanda Cutalo

Amanda Cutalo

Upper School English, Writing Center Director