Melissa Bales

Melissa graduated as Salutatorian of her high school class in Long Island. She was also an Intel Talent Search Semifinalist for her scientific research on the diets of lemon sharks in the Bahamas. Melissa graduated from Princeton University with a bachelor’s degree in History and a certificate in Values and Public Life, a program that combined politics and philosophy courses. Melissa will start Columbia Law School in the fall of 2017. She enjoys going to comedy shows and Yankees games.

Areas of Expertise

ACT and SAT Prep: SAT Math, SAT Verbal Reasoning, SAT Writing
AP Exams: U.S. History, World History
English: Writing
History: U.S. History, U.S. History & Government, World History
Math: Algebra, Algebra II, Geometry, Trigonometry
Philosophy: Philosophy


Melissa can ride a unicycle.