Tutoring and Supplemental Learning Support

Alum Rock Union Elementary School District provides supplemental learning support and tutoring services centrally and at school sites based on student and site needs. After school support sessions (tutoring) are offered by our credentialed teachers while various district partners provide a variety of supplemental learning supports throughout our district.

 

Reading Partners

 

https://readingpartners.org/

Trained volunteer reading partners deliver individualized one-on-one tutoring twice a week for 45 minutes, following a structured curriculum.

3rd - 5th grade

 

San Antonio

Chavez

Aptitud

Sylvan Learning

 

https://www.sylvanlearning.com/   

 

     

Tutors provide services in Reading or Math to 2nd - 8th grade students using a personalized approach for meeting students’ needs.

2nd - 8th grade

 

District-wide

TutorWorks

 

https://www.tutorworks.org/

Certified tutors utilize a blended learning approach to provide personalized instruction for students. 

1st - 8th grade

 

District-wide

PAPER

 

​​https://paper.co

Paper provides chat-based tutoring services for middle school students to support student academic engagement. 

6th - 8th grade

 

Ren I

Ren II 

Hubbard

Adelante

George

Varsity Tutors

 

https://www.varsitytutors.com/

Tutors provide personalized instruction in over 3,000 subjects via a Live Learning Platform 

 

Small group live classes deliver lessons tailored to the groups’ needs

1st - 8th grade

 

District-wide

Jose Valdes Math Institute

 

https://valdesmath.org/

The Valdés Math Program provides a full year of math during the summer, as well as year-round tutoring. 

5th - 8th grade 

 

District-wide


 

Silicon Valley Education Foundation

 

https://www.svefoundation.org/

SVEF provides summer intervention and enrichment programs designed to elevate student achievement in math. This program front-loads curriculum designed to align with Common Core math standards

3rd - 8th grade

 

District-wide

Springboard Collaborative

 

https://www.springboardcollaborative.org/

Springboard’s Summer and Afterschool programs support teacher professional development experiences that build lasting internal capacity. This program builds strong readers, trains parents to teach reading at home, and develops teachers’ practice.

Kindergarten - 3rd grade

City Peace Project

 

https://thecitypeaceproject.org/

Student Allies work with students in small group settings by implementing  a curriculum designed to foster accountability and responsibility.  Youth learn how to make healthy decisions, set and reach goals, and to have the proper communication skills needed to be successful in life.

6th - 8th grade

 

District-wide

Girl Scouts

 

Girl Scouts of Northern California (GSNorCal) provide students with Girl Scout’s STEM/STEAM Discover Together program and SEL Got Choices program.

3rd - 8th grade

 

Painter 

Hubbard

Dorsa

Adelante

Chavez

Little Heroes

 

Little Heroes leaders provide youth development programs at various elementary schools in ARUSD to support and enrich student learning.

Kindergarten - 5th grade 

 

LUCHA 

San Antonio 

Hubbard 

Meyer 

Cureton 

Dorsa 

McEntee 

Cassell 

Goss/aptitude 

Adelante 1 

Adelante 2 

Schmahl Science

 

https://schmahlscience.org/

Schmahl Science Workshops provides hands-on science enrichment and support across a wide range of ages and topic areas. 

Adelante 

Meyer 

Cassell 

Dorsa

Grail Family Services

 

http://www.gfsfamilyservices.org/

Grail Family Services pairs students with reading tutors and provides parent workshops to educate parents about the importance of reading aloud and sharing the stories in the home.

TK - 1st grade

 

San Antonio

Dorsa

Kristi Yamaguchi’s Always Dream Program

 

https://www.alwaysdream.org/program/

Provides families a digital tablet and access to curated library of age-appropriate books for Kindergartners.  A “Book Coach” supports families to encourage family reading and routines.

Kindergarten

 

Dorsa 

LUCHA