We help students unlock their academic potential.

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Our tutors deliver results.


Score Improvements

The majority of our students improve over 150 points on the SAT and 3 points on the ACT.


Academic Success

Most academic tutoring students improve at least one letter grade.


Confidence Building

It’s not just grades and scores that go up. Our students gain confidence and a sense of accomplishment.


Looking for a 1-on-1 tutoring program that really makes a difference?

Test Prep

We are the Bay Area’s SAT and ACT leader. Our private and small group SAT, ACT, PSAT, and SAT subject test tutoring is efficient, effective, and customized for each student.

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Academic Tutoring

Our 1-on-1 academic tutoring goes beyond homework help. We inspire and engage students, improving grades and study skills in the process.

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Our tutoring team

"I believe that new skills ought to be developed in the context of previous foundations." View More

Andrew Merrell

Team Leader
"I enjoy sharing my SAT and ACT expertise with students seeking to improve their scores." View More

Alanna Simao

Test Prep Tutor
"I feel very passionately that education is vital to building a strong city, state, and country." View More

Greg Crites

Academic Tutor
"My tutoring centers around the discovery of an approach that works best for each student." View More

Michael Yan

Test Prep and Academic Tutor
"I love learning and I hope to spread that enthusiasm to students!" View More

John Garvin

Academic Tutor
"I believe that 1-on-1 tutoring is the most effective way for a student to maximize their learning." View More

Emily Muhu

Academic Tutor
"I enjoy sharing my love of math and helping others develop problem solving skills." View More

Eric Millington

Test Prep and Academic Tutor
"I am proud to share my experience with other tutors by serving as a team leader here at AJ." View More

Aly Malak

Team Leader
"Tailored instruction can benefit any student with a desire to improve their academic performance." View More

Bianca Quintanilla

Test Prep Tutor
"I possess a dedication to helping students find their inherent strengths, so they feel empowered." View More

Tristan Stapleton

Test Prep Tutor

98% of our students highly recommend us.

 AJ Tutoring has proved themselves time and time again with their professionalism and amazing tutors. I highly recommend AJ Tutoring! 
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We’ll help you navigate the test taking maze, share our experience with your local school, and inspire your student.

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What's new at AJ Tutoring?

Creating a Testing Plan for Junior Year

If you’re taking the PSAT this month, now is a great time to make a test preparation plan for the rest of the year. Most juniors take the SAT in March, followed by the April ACT or SAT subject tests or SAT/ACT retakes in May and June.

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Did you know that you can still take the SAT, ACT, and SAT subject tests throughout the fall of your senior year? Most colleges accept test dates through October for early admission and through November or December for regular college admission.

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Get Ready for High School Entrance Exams

Did you know that our tutors work with many middle schoolers to help them prepare for high school entrance exams? HSEE season is in full swing with tests coming up in the fall and winter. We can help your student master the math and verbal content and learn how to take a major standardized test.

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