Isilda Preparatory Academy provides private and small group tutoring services to students with challenging classes. Our mission is to improve affordable quality tutoring to students by providing high quality individualized tutoring services that promotes the enhancements of skills and academics in a positive learning environment.When tutoring, we keep your states curriculum guidelines in mind. Tutoring in English, Math, and Science are our most popular requests. Additionally we specialize in providing English tutoring to Chinese, Korean and other foreign language students who seek to improve academic performance and gain an advantage in the school admissions process. Our experienced teachers guide students through a range of subjects, especially English language.
Many students who are preparing to sit for the TOEFL, SAT, ACT, Writing, EOCT’s, Milestone, or the IELTS seek assistance in essay writing, grammar and math. Teachers at IPA are specially prepared to teach students how to write an essay through a unique formula that will ensure success in passing the essay portion of the test. You will learn the art of essay writing from how to design and write your introduction, body and conclusion of your essay. Important features such as sentence structure, grammar, supporting details and main ideas are essential in writing a successful essay. Our math tutors can assist with middle and high school math in areas such as algebra, geometry, trigonometry and calculus. Group packages for schools are discounted. We tutor children of all ages and we work with special education students as well as general education students.
How do we achieve this goal?
IPA is committed to working closely with students and their families to provide customized, one-on-one tutoring instruction that helps students achieve their academic goals. Our staff is experienced in all areas of education and will begin by assessing every student’s needs, selecting a tutor that is the best fit for each individual student, and monitoring students’ progress over time. Our experienced tutors brings a wealth of experience in their individual fields of academic expertise to their students. They individualize students’ lessons and present materials and concepts in engaging, easy-to-understand ways that keep students motivated and on the road to success.
How do the tutoring sessions work?
- Fill out a registration form, or call us with any of your tutoring needs (homework, exams, test prep, etc.)
- We meet with you and schedule an assessment for the student to determine the student performance level.
- A plan is developed and a tutor that best meets your needs is assigned to you.
- The tutor will call you to arrange the sessions at a mutually agreed upon time or location.
- We can provide tutoring online, in your home, at a library, or anywhere else that is convenient.
- English: Language Arts
- Social Studies
- Essay Writing
- Foreign Language
- Test Prep Courses
- Summer Programs
- Reading / Reading Comprehension
- Spelling Writing / Writing Skills
- ESL: English as a Second Language
Our Reading, Writing and English tutors work with students to help them reach their potential. We work with general education students as well as with special education students. We understand that many students need to work on reading comprehension in order to improve their grades. In some cases students may have to work on writing skills to write a better essay; especially for ACT, SAT and other required assessments. We help students to develop analysis skills so they understand various literary genre, and improve their literature grades. We teach students to write to well-structured sentences, paragraphs and therefore better essays.
Our reading program begins with letter recognition and sounds to reading fluency. So whatever your language arts need is vocabulary, comprehension or fluency, IPA is here to assist you. When students read and write well they excel and their self esteem is improved
- Elementary Math (K-5)
- Math (6-8)
- Algebra I
- Algebra II
- Algebra III
- Analytical Geometry
- Math II: Geometry/Algebra/Statistic
- Math III: Geometry/Algebra
- AP Calculus AB
- AP Calculus BC
- College Level Math Courses
- Coordinate Algebra
IPA provide students with an intensive math tutoring program from elementary to high school.
- K-5: Elementary Science
- Earth Science
- Physical Science
- Life Science
- Environmental Science
- College level science courses
IPA tutors will assist students in all areas of science from K-5 to college level. Our science tutors are equipped with degrees in Chemistry, Biology and other areas of science. We can tutor and help them understand what is being taught in daily classes and we can help them with science projects. IPA makes science fun for everyone.
- Social Studies K-7
- World History
- AP & Advance World History
- AP & US History
- AP Human Geography
- AP European History
- AP American Government
- College Level Courses
Social Studies is a difficult subject for many students. Studying various cultures and their history can become exciting in many ways especially when you match the student with a tutor who loves history. We work with students on projects as well as guide them towards understanding history and culture better.
- Cause/ Effect
- Argumentative / Persuasive
Essays are shorter pieces of writing that often require the student to hone a number of skills such as close reading, analysis, comparison and contrast, persuasion, conciseness, clarity, and exposition. As is evidenced by this list of attributes, there is much to be gained by the student who strives to succeed at essay writing.
Our tutors help student enhance their writing skills and improve their grades. We teach a unique style of writing so that students understand each part of the writing process with our easy to understand step by step direction.
Test Prep Courses
- AP Exam
- Compass Exam
- Georgia Milestones Assessment
- Final Exam
IPA offer packages for all of our test prep courses. We guarantee you passing your exam depending on the package you choose and the plan we provide for you. Please see our plans and pricing in the fee schedule/rates page.