Elite Prep San Francisco

Since 1987, we’ve been helping students gain admission to the colleges of their dreams by offering exceptional teaching, regular counseling, and our proven curriculum. Schedule a free SAT practice test and consultation today to find out how we can help you.

 
 
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Monday 8:30am–6:00pm
Tuesday 8:30am–6:00pm
Wednesday 8:30am–6:00pm
Thursday 8:30am–6:00pm
Friday 8:30am–6:00pm
Saturday 8:30am–6:00pm
Sunday Closed
 

 

Summer 2019 Programs & Schedules | June 14 – August 9

SAT Boot Camp +

Summer Session: June 17 – August 9
Fall Extension: August 24 – September 29

Elite’s famous SAT Boot Camp is a very demanding program designed for high school students of all levels who want to commit most of their summer to raising their SAT scores. Students take a weekly 4-hour practice test on Monday and attend 4 hours of test review and classes each day Tuesday through Friday, developing critical reading, grammar, vocabulary, writing, and math skills.

Weekly Testing
Day Time
Monday 9:00am–1:00pm

Test Review
Day Time
Tuesday 9:00am–1:00pm

Math/Reading/Writing Class
Day Time
Wed–Fri 9:00am–1:00pm

Enroll in the fall extension to achieve maximum results with Elite’s Advanced curriculum and receive an additional discount!

SAT 1500 Goal Program +

Summer Session: June 17 – August 9
Fall Extension: August 24 – September 29

An extremely rigorous 14-week course that requires many hours of out-of-class work and preparation, Elite’s 1500 Goal Program is designed for academically high-achieving students who want to round out their college applications with truly impressive test scores, as the minimum target score for this class is 1500. Enrollment is selective and based on minimum diagnostic test scores of 600 in Reading/Writing, and 650 in Math. This course includes a 4-hour practice test and 8 hours of test review and classroom instruction per week during the summer.

1500 GOAL A

Testing
Day Time
Monday 1:30pm–5:30pm

Test Review
Day Time
Tuesday 1:30pm–5:30pm

Math/Reading/Writing Class
Day Time
Thursday 1:30pm–5:30pm

1500 GOAL B

Testing
Day Time
Monday 1:30pm–5:30pm

Test Review
Day Time
Wednesday 1:30pm–5:30pm

Math/Reading/Writing Class
Day Time
Friday 1:30pm–5:30pm

SAT Weekday Essentials +

Summer Session: June 17 – August 9
Fall Extension: August 24 – September 29

Designed for flexibility, our Weekday Essentials SAT course is able to accommodate a variety of summer schedules. Students take a 4-hour practice test every Monday and attend class twice a week, 4 hours each day.

WEEKDAY ESSENTIALS A

Testing
Day Time
Monday 1:30pm–5:30pm

Test Review
Day Time
Tuesday 1:30pm–5:30pm

Math/Reading/Writing Class
Day Time
Thursday 1:30pm–5:30pm

WEEKDAY ESSENTIALS B

Testing
Day Time
Monday 1:30pm–5:30pm

Test Review
Day Time
Wednesday 1:30pm–5:30pm

Math/Reading/Writing Class
Day Time
Friday 1:30pm–5:30pm

Enroll in the fall extension to achieve maximum results with Elite’s Advanced curriculum and receive an additional discount!

SAT Weekend Essentials +

Summer Session: June 14 – August 3
Fall Extension: August 24 – September 29

Elite's Weekend SAT course is a good option for students who have a full schedule of commitments or summer school during the week. Students take a 4-hour practice test every Friday and attend class for 4 hours on Saturday.

WEEKEND ESSENTIALS A

Testing
Day Time
Friday 1:30pm–5:30pm

Math/Reading/Writing Class
Day Time
Saturday 9:00am–1:00pm

WEEKEND ESSENTIALS B

Testing
Day Time
Friday 1:30pm–5:30pm

Math/Reading/Writing Class
Day Time
Saturday 1:30pm–5:30pm

Enroll in the fall extension to achieve maximum results with Elite’s Advanced curriculum and receive an additional discount!

SSAT/HSPT Prep +

Summer Session: June 14 – August 3

All students applying to a private high school in the San Francisco Bay Area will have to take the SSAT (University High, Stuart Hall, Convent, Lick-Wilmerding, etc.) or the HSPT (St. Ignatius, Sacred Heart Cathedral). This course, modeled after our highly effective SAT prep courses, consists of eight weekly practice tests, an in-class test review, and lectures in Verbal, Quantitative, and Reading.

Testing
Day Time
Friday 9:00am–11:30am

Class
Day Time
Saturday 9:00am–12:00pm

Reading & Writing Camp +

Summer Session: June 18 – August 9

Elite’s Critical Reading and Writing Camp utilizes contemporary works of literature in a classroom setting to hone vocabulary, critical reading skills, and grammar. Students will also practice writing in the three main nonfiction, academic genres: narrative, expository, and persuasive. Students will complete a book every 1.5 to 2 weeks, as well as analyze essays and other non-fiction texts.

Rising 9th & 10th Graders
Day Time
Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri 9:00am–1:00pm

Math Clinic +

Summer Session: June 18 – August 8

Employing more than merely rote memorization, Elite’s Math Clinics are designed to help students master concepts and problem-solving techniques. Each class presents the principles appropriate to a specific math level in a clear format. The students then apply these math principles to exercises developed to sharpen problem-solving skills and reinforce understanding.

Algebra I
Day Time
Tue & Thu 1:00pm–3:00pm

Geometry
Day Time
Tue & Thu 1:00pm–3:00pm

Algebra II (Advanced Algebra)
Day Time
Tue & Thu 1:00pm–3:00pm

College Application Program +

Elite offers private in-depth counseling and essay revision sessions to help seniors navigate the college application process. The student will learn useful strategies for creating applications, and they will work with an essay instructor to write memorable and compelling essays that shine a light on the student’s unique identities and achievements.

ESSAY-REVISION-ONLY PACKAGES

Gold Package

Work one-on-one with one of Elite SF’s highly experienced college application instructors. Every one of our teachers has experience helping students with college application essays. Our teachers will ensure that you create the strongest application possible given your academic and personal profiles.

Tuition:
$1870 for 8 hours / $1200 for 5 hours
$275 per hour without package

Platinum Package

Work directly with Elite SF’s Branch Director, Mr. Randolf Arguelles. Mr. Arguelles has fifteen years of experience helping students gain admission to the country’s most selective colleges, including Stanford, MIT, and the Ivy League. He worked for seven years as an application reader for UC Berkeley’s Office of Undergraduate Admissions. (First-come, first-served. Limited availability.)

Tuition:
$3300 for 8 hours / $1650 for 5 hours
$385 per hour without package

ALL PACKAGES INCLUDE:

  • Initial consultation with Branch Director to create list of colleges to apply to.
  • In-depth student interview with essay editor to craft personal profile and brainstorm essay topics (depends on package)
  • Revising, strengthening, and proof-reading college application essays, including supplemental essays
  • Final application review before online submission
  • Appeal letters (if necessary)

COMPLETE PACKAGES

  • Private meetings with counselor
  • Email support from Elite Prep SF team
  • Team-based management and execution
  • College and major research and discussion
  • College list recommendation
  • Private brainstorming sessions with instructor
  • Application form and essay review
  • Resume and recommendation letter guidance
  • College interview preparation
  • Deferral/waitlist support
  • College decision making
 

 

Elite Prep San Francisco Faculty & Staff

 
 
Preparation for College.
Learning for Life.

Elite Prep San Francisco provides students in grades 5-12 with a challenging academic environment that promotes personal growth and discipline, develops the knowledge and skills necessary to unlock their academic potential, and ultimately assists them in gaining admission to the colleges and universities of their choice. We serve the communities of San Francisco, Daly City, Brisbane, South San Francisco, San Bruno, Pacifica, Millbrae, Burlingame, Hillsborough, San Mateo, Foster City, Belmont, San Carlos, Sausalito, Tiburon, Mill Valley, Corte Madera, Larkspur, Ross, San Anselmo, and San Rafael.

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Personalized SAT Prep, ACT Prep, AP Prep and More

We help students raise their scores on all sorts of standardized tests, including the SAT, ACT, PSAT, AP exams, and SAT Subject Tests. Our test prep curriculum has been carefully developed over the last 30 years and is taught by instructors who are experts in their fields and display the energy and enthusiasm necessary to effectively engage your student.

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Elite Premier Tutoring in San Francisco

Elite Premier Tutoring and Academics Management helps students excel in all school subjects and on all standardized tests. We go beyond traditional tutoring, motivating students and holding them accountable as they progress toward their goals. Our teachers, academic advisors, and branch directors all work together to set the foundation for your student’s success. We’re more than just tutors. We’re your team.

College campus

College Admissions Consulting

Elite Prep offers a variety of college-consulting services—from comprehensive admissions assistance to targeted help with specific parts of the process—to best fit your needs. Your student will work with an experienced counselor and mentor to craft a winning college-application package that shines a light on exactly who they are and what they have achieved.

 
 
 
What Students Are Saying
 
 
Elite Prep Test Prep Student Debbie P.
 

Personalized Care

“I really got a lot of personalized care from my Elite Prep teachers. This is a special place where the teachers really care. Every hour you spend studying for the test is going to benefit you in the future. It will all be worth it in the end!”

Debbie P.
Elite Prep Student
Harvard University

 
Elite Prep Tutoring Student Neal P.
 

Learning for Life

“Elite Prep’s SAT Boot Camp really helped my with time-management. I wasn’t very organized and had a hard time keeping up with my work, but Elite really helped me set that straight. Stay focused and you can do great things!”

Neal P.
Elite Prep Student
Stanford University

 
Elite SAT Prep Student Anna R.
 

Expert Instructors

“At Elite, I learned to speak up and ask questions. Take advantage of all the opportunities that Elite offers! The teachers are there to guide you through your high school career and get you to where you want to go in the future.”

Anna R.
Elite Prep Student
Caltech

 
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