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Welcome to Naperville Tutoring | ACT & SAT PREP | SUMMIT ACT PREP ™ & SUMMIT SAT PREP ™. We hope you will find helpful information about our test preparation & subject tutoring services. We offer comprehensive college readiness preparation and test guidance. Diagnostics and tracking student's progress guarantees tutoring time is efficiently spent on what you need.

The success of our students depends on our ability to convey clear & accurate content in an engaging way. Naperville Tutoring's clear instruction removes studen'st test anxiety, replacing the angst of the standardized testing and admissions process with deeper enhanced subject knowledge and practical test strategies, while adding student confidence to achieve a higher composite test score.

Naperville Tutoring's mission is to provide expertise at the highest level. They have helped hundreds of students attend the "University of Their Choice", even the most competitive universities, without a mountain of debt.

As a prospective student or parent, a school community member or teacher, or friend, we trust that Naperville Tutoring will be a vital teaching resource to assist your son or daughter through their middle & high school years. Naperville Tutoring also serves students online anywhere in the U.S.

Student feedback is valued; students tell us Naperville Tutoring's customized instruction is targeted to their needs. Students are excited about our "student participation" engaging their focus and retention of subject foundational growth & test strategies. Students tell us how much their test scores have improved. Results are typically 3 - 6 points up, sometimes 7 - 9 points up.

Grades in High School matter, especially in the college preparation courses. Your GPA is the most important consideration when applying for university admissions. However, your SAT & ACT Test score is a significant contribution on whether you will be chosen at selective colleges. Considerations are grades in college prep courses, grades in all courses, strength of curriculum, admission test scores, essay or writing sample, counselor recommendation, teacher recommendation, student's demonstrated interest, extra curricular activities, AP & Honors coursework, interview, work, SAT Subject scores, & portfolio. Admissions staff look for a well-rounded student body; they distinguish students by various talents or their personal life experiences. What makes you standout? Did you go the extra mile in your extracurriculars or sports? Does your background or family experience make you uniquely qualified.

Your essays, interviews and how you fill out the major section of the college application will all help you prove you are the right student for your chosen college.

You may wish to understand the college application, recruitment, admission decisions, the importance of college counseling in secondary school, early decision & early action as defined by the 2015 NACAC State of College Admissions

Naperville Tutoring students are talented: intelligent, creative, determined, committed hard workers; they are interesting & fun. We are rewarded when we hear students reach their test goal ... we are so excited when we hear news from the families whose son or daughter receives an invitation & admittance to his or her Dream University, along with a scholarship.

We are honored to have had a small part in helping. Now that is exciting & rewarding! Start your college readiness journey with Naperville Tutoring. We look forward to helping you!

For a limited time we are offering a $200.00 savings to encourage your enrollment.
Apply savings to the Test PREP of choice preparing you for the November, December 2017 & February 2018 Tests.

Enrollment must occur at least 2 weeks prior to the first class session.


Subject Tutoring

Improve Academic Performance

  • Customized & Individualized
  • Improved Academic Performance
  • Enhanced Confidence & Self Esteem
  • Personal Motivation
  • Study Skills Improved

Naperville Tutoring provides tutoring services and programs that help students achieve their full academic potential. By providing customized and targeted tutoring, our students achieve improved academic performance.

We offer private math tutoring in Pre-Algebra, Algebra, Geometry, Trig, Pre-Calculus, along with English, Language Arts and Writing. If you are looking for tutoring in Biology, Chemistry, Physics, History, or World Cultures, we can help with these subjects too. We tutor Honors and AP courses.

We focus on homework help, preparation for tests and finals, and look back review help in understanding concepts.

Customized and tailored One-on-One tutoring which is based upon the needs of your son or daughter will improve his or her academic achievement. Primary focus is given to classroom material and the reinforcement of fundamental concepts of each academic subject needed. We believe this approach improves grades and confidence and expands each student's advantage for increased success and academic excellence.

Study Skills Tutoring has been a popular request from our high school and middle school parents. Study Skills strategies and tips for time management, note taking, remembering difficult reading material and test preparation are not only effective, but essential.

Our goal is to give your son or daughter the tools to achieve greater success during middle and high school years. This can positively impact their future college or university studies and lifetime pursuits.

Our students have seen a marked improvement in grades achieved, personal motivation and self esteem.

What are some Naperville Area students & parents are saying about Naperville Subject Tutoring & our SAT & ACT Test PREP Services.




Choose the Best Fit for You!

  • ACT TEST PREP | Small Group Classes
  • ACT TEST PREP | One-on-One Tutoring
  • SUMMIT ACT PREP ™ | One-on-One Tutoring

    Which test should I take? Is the ACT the correct test or should I also take the SAT? When is the best time of my school year that I should start : Do I need to repeat testing? What goal should I set? Do universities need to know all of my scores; can I choose which composite score to send? We answer these questions and many more. We offer students & families consultations based on several decades of experience.

    The ACT is a college entrance test used by universities & colleges to assess your readiness for university level work. Your ACT score is a major factor along with your GPA in college admissions. ACT PREP is extremely helpful to achieve your best score.

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    Knowing what is on the test and knowing how to take the test are important. You learn to identify questions which are common on the test. You will rehearse "type-cast question strategies" that improve accuracy and pacing; we help you to avoid pitfalls of choosing the wrong answer.

    Naperville Tutoring will help you manage the more difficult questions on the test.

    You will develop confidence in knowing what to expect and knowing how to tackle questions quickly and with accuracy.

    You can choose One-on-One Private tutoring or a ACT Small Group Class, with no greater than 6 students.

    If you consider our Small Group Class size, it is almost like a One-on-One ratio of teacher to student, as 2 teachers are always dedicated to our ACT PREP sessions

  • Through customized and individualized ACT PREP, students receive tutoring in their weaker ACT subject areas (concept instruction in the problems they get wrong). We also focus on improvement of the strong subject areas to REACH for 36 ™.

    Instruction is combined with subject strategies. Students benefit by taking multiple practice tests. With 3 ACT Practice Tests we identify and define strong and weak subject areas.

    The SUMMIT Test Syllabus ™ has helped students bump their scores 2 points up prior to beginning our prep. After completing our ACT PREP, students often achieve scores 5-9 points up by taking 2 or more ACT Tests.

    2 Barron's ACT PREP Workbooks are used to supplement & enrich our ACT PREP enabling students to get the more difficult problems correct.

    ACT Test FAQ
    The ACT is a standardized test that measures a student’s skills in five core areas: English, math, reading, science, and writing (optional).

    ACT Format
    The ACT is composed of four multiple-choice sections - English, Math, Reading, and Science—and one optional essay section - Writing.

    Total testing time is 2 hours and 55 minutes for the ACT without Writing and 3 hours and 35 minutes for the ACT with Writing. The breakdown of each section is as follows:

    grammar & usage, punctuation, sentence structure, strategy, organization, and style

    pre-algebra, elementary algebra, intermediate algebra, coordinate geometry, plane geometry, and trigonometry


    reading comprehension of what is directly stated or implied

    interpretation, analysis, evaluation, reasoning, and problem solving

    Getting a better ACT Composite is a high stakes game these days. Your test result can determine which school you get into and whether or not you get a scholarship.

    The following test results reflect improvement in student's actual ACT composite scores 2 - 9 points up were achieved by students who prepared for the ACT Test.

    32-35, 24-27, 24-27, 27-32, 23-26, 17-22, 27-31, 22-31, 29-31, 32-34, 27-29, 22-29, 19-22, 24-29, 26-33, 28-33, 29-32, 21-25, 28-34, 25-31, 27-29, 29-30, 26-30, 26-30, 26-31,"> 25-30, 17-24, 16-22, 30-32, 29-31, 21-26, 20-25, 20-26, 23-25, 27-30, 22-24, 29-31, 22-30, 24-27, 28-32, 26-34, 32-34, 22-30, 24-28, 26-29, 26-30, 16-24, 18-23, 29-32, 28-32, 19-23, 20-24, 20-25, 30-33 SuperScore, 25-27, 24-26, 30-32

    Naperville Tutoring's customized ACT PREP approach enables you to attain your BEST ACT SCORE!
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    Many parents find us locally on High School Resource Lists in Naperville Community Unit School District 203, Naperville Central High School, Naperville North High School, Indian Prairie School District 204, Metea Valley High School, Neuqua Valley High School, Waubonsie Valley High School, Benet Academy, St. Francis Catholic, Joliet Catholic Hight School, Montini Catholic, Lisle High School, Ottawa High School and East, North & South Plainfield, Wheaton Academy, Wheaton North High Schools. We tutor high school students from surrounding Naperville area schools, California and across the USA.

    Many students and their parents would like to know how our students and parents view our services. We hope these references will give you more confidence and comfort in choosing our ACT PREP.

    Students we have tutored reward us with improved performance, direct admission into the University and College of their choice. They often receive academic & full-ride scholarships from improved ACT test scores.

    How much can this mean?
    We hear $5,000 - $70,000+ per year.


Which Approach is Best?

  • SAT TEST PREP | Small Group Classes
  • SAT TEST PREP | One-on-One Tutoring
  • SUMMIT SAT PREP ™ | One-on-One Tutoring

    The SAT is a college entrance test used by colleges and universities to assess your readiness for university level work. Your SAT score is a major factor along with your GPA in college & university admissions. It is important & helpful to enroll in an SAT PREP course to achieve your best score. REACH FOR 1600 ™

    Knowing what is on the test and knowing how to take the test are important. You learn to identify questions which are common on the test. You will rehearse "type-cast question strategies" that improve accuracy and pacing; we help you to avoid pitfalls of choosing the wrong answer.

    You can choose One-on-One Private tutoring or a SAT Small Group Class, with no greater than 6 students.

    If you consider our Small Group Class size, it is almost like a One-on-One ratio of teacher to student, as 2 teachers are always dedicated to our SAT PREP sessions.
  • Some Innovations at Naperville Tutoring

    Innovation is in our SAT & ACT PREP ™ DNA. Our ACT & SAT PREP tutors are continually focused on enhancement of our teaching and your learning. What are some of our recent changes?

    Our Test Preparation is developed with teaching and learning methodology to keep you engaged. Our SAT & ACT PREP utilize a Smart BOARD for enhanced visual communication. The Interactive Smart BOARD technology allows concepts to be explained in relevant and clear ways.


    Enriched SAT & ACT PREP blends Instructor expertise with Smart BOARD visual communication.

    SAT Test FAQ

    The SAT has 3 components: Math, Critical Reading (English & Reading) and Writing.

    The Math Test focuses in-depth on three areas of math: Problem Solving and Data Analysis, Algebra, & Passport to Advanced Math or complex equations and the manipulation they require.

    Problem Solving and Data Analysis includes using ratios, percentages, and proportional reasoning to solve problems in science, social science, and career contexts.

    Algebra focuses on the mastery of linear equations and systems, which helps students develop key powers of abstraction.

    The redesigned SAT also includes questions on other topics in math, including geometric and trigonometric skills.

    Words in Context
    Many questions on the new SAT focus on important, widely used words and phrases found in texts in many different subjects. Some questions ask you to figure out a word’s meaning based on context.

    Command of Evidence
    The Evidence-Based Reading and Writing section and the SAT Essay ask you to interpret, synthesize, and use evidence found in informational graphics. Passage topics include literature, nonfiction, humanities, science, history and social studies.

    Every Reading passage or two, one question will ask to identify which part of the text best supports the answer to the previous question.

    The SAT does not have a separate test in science.

    Writing an Essay
    is considered optional for both the SAT and ACT test. Many Universities do want you to submit an essay; research what your college asks for.

    You have 50 minutes to complete the essay on the SAT and 40 minutes to complete it on the ACT.

    The SAT will test your critical thinking, writing/reading and English skills.

    The ACT will test your abilities in remembering facts, utilizing information and your comprehension of the sciences.

    Some might say students who are logical would thrive on the ACT while those who think more freely might prefer the SAT. From your past experiences in taking tests, determine what the weak areas are and work on those.

    By seeking out teachers, counselors and tutors you can ask for advice on how to improve in those areas. Take sample tests, evaluate the results and keep testing and reevaluating. A review of the weaker area(s) of concern can help with the content of the SAT, such as vocabulary words or brushing up on algebra or geometry problems. Essays are judged for quality not quantity. There are many tips for good hard hitting writing.

    More information on the SAT