The Tutoring School

3210 Honolulu Avenue
La Crescenta, CA 91214-0912
     Tel: (818)541-9526
Grades: 3 - 12 | 13 students
The Tutoring School uses individualized self-paced programs tailored to the individual needs of students who need to catch up or who are ahead.
Small class size ensures a lot of personalized attention and rapid progress through studies with understanding.
Emphasis is on the students ability to use what he has studied.

School Overview

School Type Alternative School
Religious Affiliation Non-sectarian
Grades Offered Grades 3 - 12
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Mild Learning Differences
Year Founded 1992

Student Body

Total Students 13 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 13%
State avg.: 45%
Students by Grade The Tutoring School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 2 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 7:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 6 students
Number of AP Courses 5 courses
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(office casual)

Finances and Admission

Yearly Tuition Cost $8,050
Tuition Notes variable rates depending on length of contract
Admissions Director Marilyn Brown

School Notes:

  • Standard, Year-Round, Private Schooling - Our delivery of standard elementary and secondary curriculum enables students to move toward their life goals, while completing required grade level subjects with full conceptual understanding and 100% competency
  • Summer Academic Program - A 7-week program during the months of July and August. Each student receives a customized learning program designed to "boost"him to grade level or to accelerate him for a head start o the next grade level. All curriculum used during the normal year is available during our summer program as well. The emphasis is on academics and makes summer both challenging and fun.
  • Home School Academic Programming and Consultation - For parents wishing to deliver an academic program themselves, we provide our thorough academic consultation, testing, evaluation and initial programming, as well as an overall plan for procuring materials and teaching the child. The child also receives report cards and credits for their high-school classes.
  • Independent Study Program - Offered to students on any approved Home School Program as an adjunct to that program. By attending our private school two or more days a week at a reduced cost per month, students are often able to complete grade levels that they did not think possible. Options For Youth students and Home School students often need some extra help in one or more subjects and our private school teachers are here and available to assist with that.
  • One-on-One Tutoring - Our professional tutors provide one-on-one tutoring by appointment for all students of any age and for nearly any subject.
  • Consultation/Testing Evaluation and Academic Programming - A personal consultation along with a full battery of tests and a thorough evaluation to determine what type of academic program would be best for the student.

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Elliott Institute (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Robbin's Nest Preschool (0.7 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Pennsylvania Avenue Infant Care (0.1 miles away)
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  • La Crescenta
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    0.9 mi | Gr. 1-12 | 20 students                      
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