Youth will build the foundation of knowledge needed to understand and overcome academic challenges with the following programs:
Youth will be encouraged to ask questions and participate in a comfortable environment, ensuring that any linguistic or cultural barriers are overcome. They will stay on the right track academically and organize their time.
Subject-Based One-on-One Tutoring
Youth will grasp the concepts covered in school, especially in preparation for the Regents exams (e.g., Algebra, History, Biology, etc.).
Specialized High School Admission Test (SHSAT) prep course
Youth are prepared to succeed on the SHSAT and navigate the high school application process.
SAT prep course
Youth who have attended and completed the course will secure on average a 200 point increase.
Essay Writing Workshop
Youth will write effective personal statements for college applications, complete college applications, and think critically as required at the college level. Also, youth will increase comfort with the English language by developing creative writing and written communication skills.