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Pat Hennes

Regional Director, Test Prep & Academic Tutor


Having grown up in a house in which both parents were high school principals, I learned from an early age the importance of education and the value of distinguished instruction. These values continued with me to U.C. Davis, where I earned a B.A. in History and Political Science (2003) and developed a passion for curriculum and test preparation. Soon after graduating, I began working as a public school teacher, a job that, despite its rewards, made me yearn for the more personal, 1-on-1 connection I could have as a tutor. I’ve been a passionate member of the AJ Tutoring team since 2006.

I take great pride in getting to know all of my students personally, identifying the best approach for each student to ensure I bring out the student’s absolute best. Naturally warm and gregarious, I provide a supportive and comfortable environment for students to build confidence. In addition to test-taking, I’m passionate about camping, fishing, spending time with my family, the 49ers, the Giants, and college basketball.

Subjects Tutored

SAT
ACT
PSAT
ISEE, HSPT, SSAT
SAT Subject Math2
SAT Subject Math1
SAT Subject Literature

Offices Served

Happy parents and students.

 My kids have improved their scores tremendously under Patrick's guidance. At the same time he has been a fine role model to each of them. Both of my kids benefited tremendously from his direction.  Read what others are saying

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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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Peninsula Main Phone Number (650) 331-3251
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