Elite Prep San Jose

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.

Monday 8:00am–5:30pm
Tuesday 8:00am–5:30pm
Wednesday 8:00am–5:30pm
Thursday 8:00am–5:30pm
Friday 8:00am–5:30pm
Saturday 8:00am–5:30pm
Sunday Closed


Summer 2019 Programs & Schedules

SAT Prep +

SAT Boot Camp
June 10 – August 2 • 8 weeks
Targeting August 24 SAT test date

Elite’s proven SAT Boot Camp program provides students with the fundamental knowledge, skills, and confdence they need to do their best on test day.

SAT Morning Boot Camp
Day Time
Monday–Friday 8:30am–12:30pm
SAT Afternoon Boot Camp
Day Time
Monday–Friday 1:30pm–5:30pm

Early-bird discount for students who enroll by March 31

SAT Boost
August 24 – September 28 • 6 weekends
Targeting October 5 SAT test date

Designed for students who have already taken Elite’s SAT Core program, our SAT Boost program digs even more deeply into the test.

Day Time
Saturday 1:30pm–5:30pm
Testing Options (choose one)
Day Time
Monday–Friday 4:00pm–8:00pm
Saturday 8:30am–12:30pm

SAT 1500+
June 10 – August 2 + Sat, Aug 17
8 weeks + 1 weekend
Targeting August 24 SAT test date

For students aiming to score 1500 or higher on the SAT. Minimum diagnostic test score 1350 (English: 650, Math: 700).

Four Class Schedule Options (choose one)

Morning SAT 1500+
Day Time
Mon, Tue & Thu 8:30am–12:30pm
Mon, Wed & Fri 8:30am–12:30pm
Afternoon SAT 1500+
Day Time
Mon, Tue & Thu 1:30pm–5:30pm
Mon, Wed & Fri 1:30pm–5:30pm

SAT Weekend Prep
June 15 – August 3 • 8 weekends
Targeting August 24 SAT test date

A challenging SAT prep program for students looking for a less intensive summer class schedule.

Day Time
Saturday 8:30am–5:30pm

SAT Subject Prep
June 15 – August 3 • 8 weekends

Weekly 1-hour practice tests & 2-hour review classes taught by expert instructors, targeting the August 25 SAT test date.

Day Time
Saturday 9:00am–12:00pm

Subjects Available
Biology • Chemistry • Math Level 2 • Physics

ACT Prep +

ACT Boot Camp
June 11 – August 2 • 8 weeks

These rigorous courses teach test-taking strategies unique to the ACT.

Day Time
Tuesday–Friday 1:30pm–5:30pm

ACT Weekend Prep
June 15 – August 3 • 8 weekends

A challenging program for students looking for a less intensive summer class schedule

Day Time
Saturday 8:30am–5:30pm

ACT Extension
August 24 – September 7 • 3 weekends

Classes leading up to the ACT test on September 14

Day Time
Saturday 8:30am–12:30pm
Testing Options (choose one)
Day Time
Saturday 1:30pm–5:30pm
Monday–Friday 4:00pm–8:00pm

PSAT Prep +

June 11 – August 1 • 8 weeks

Elite’s PSAT classes give 9th & 10th graders a solid understanding of PSAT question types and a head start on their SAT prep.

Day Time
Tuesday–Thursday 2:00pm–5:00pm

AP Preview +

June 15 – August 3 • 8 weekends

Preview courses designed to help students prepare for the challenging material they will encounter in the upcoming year.

Day Time
Saturday 1:00pm–4:00pm

Subjects Available
AP Biology • AP Calculus AB • AP Chemistry • AP Physics

Premium Academic Consulting +

Elite Prep San Jose offers a premium multi-year consulting program that develops comprehensive and individualized plans of action through monthly meetings with personal counselors. This program maximizes the student’s chances of getting into their dream schools and equips them with skills that they can bring to college and beyond!

All personalized programs include:

  • Private meetings with counselor (10 times/year)
  • College and major research and discussion
  • Resume preparation
  • Private essay revision
  • Email support from Elite Prep San Jose team
  • Academic profile building and class selection
  • Extracurricular activity coaching

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Elite Jr. English & Math +

Power English
June 12 – August 2 • 4 weeks per session

Designed to sharpen reading and writing skills in middle school students, this new curriculum will closely analyze books and help students develop strong essays.

Weekly Class
Day Time
Wednesday & Friday 2:00pm–5:00pm

Class Options

  • Session 1: June 12 – July 5
  • Session 2: July 10 – August 2
  • Honors 1: Grades 5–6
  • Honors 2: Grades 7–8
Power Math
June 11 – August 1 • 8 weeks

Develop your self-discipline and study skills as you preview next year’s math curriculum. Through this self-paced program, you will be setting weekly goals and working to achieve them. Conference required prior to registration. Students must enroll by May 31.

Weekly Class
Day Time
Tuesday & Thursday 2:00pm–5:00pm

Subjects Available
Algebra I • Geometry • Algebra II • Precalculus • Integrated Math 1 • Integrated Math 2 • Integrated Math 3

Other Programs +

College Application Services

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. You’ll work with an experienced counselor and mentor to craft a winning college-application package that shines a light on exactly who you are and what you’ve achieved.

All Packages Include

  • Student Profile Assessment
  • Resume Building & College Selection
  • College Admission Essay Assistance
  • Final Application Review

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Elite Open School (EOS)

Our blended online and in-classroom program offers fully accredited courses. Our classes can get you a head start or supplement your high school learning. Coding, Business, and Biomed tracks available. We are also authorized by the SEVP to issue I-20 forms for non-immigrant students enrolled full-time. We offer an EOS Bridge Program, Dual Language support courses, and ESL courses.

Elite Premier Tutoring & Academics Management

Elite Premier Tutoring and Academics Management helps students manage their time and GPA and guides them to independently pursue academic success through consultation & goal–setting, personalized tutoring, college guidance, and academic advising.

Class Options (choose a day)
Day Time
Monday – Friday 4:00pm–6:00pm
Monday – Friday 6:00pm–8:00pm
Saturday 10:00am–12:00pm
Saturday 12:00pm–2:00pm
Saturday 2:00pm–4:00pm

Subjects Offered

Algebra I/II • Geometry • Precalculus • AP Calculus AB/BC • AP Statistics

AP/H Chemistry • AP/H Biology • AP/H Physics

AP European History • AP US History • AP World History

Standardized Tests

AP Language • AP Literature • Critical Reading • Power English

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Elite Prep Coding Courses

Is your child interested in computer science? Elite Prep is proud to offer UC–approved, resume–building coding courses! Come in to your local Elite Prep branch for a diagnostic test, and we will create a custom plan for your child to build strong applications to the best Coding/STEM schools, including MIT, Stanford, and UC Berkeley EE/C.

  • Computing Ideas
  • HTML/CSS/Boostrap
  • Computer Science: Javascript
  • Intro to Computer Science: Python
  • AP Computer Science Principles
  • AP Computer Science A (Java)

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2019 Seminar Schedule +

All seminars on Saturdays at 9:00am–10:30am unless stated otherwise.

JUNE 29 • Pre-College Essay Workshop
Kick off your college applications early by brainstorming your essay topics! Free for CAS students; $100 for non-CAS students (deductible from CAS tuition)

JULY 13 • College Application Orientation
An introduction to the application process and the different application systems. Free for CAS students; $100 for non-CAS students (deductible from CAS tuition)

AUGUST 10 • Elite Vision Expo 2019
An annual conference offering the latest in college admissions trends, insights on careers from working professionals, and a plan of action for the future. Time & venue TBA; Elite Summer 2019 students only.

AUGUST 31 • Finding Your College Fit: Getting Started with College Planning
How are public and private schools different? What’s a liberal arts college? What are the benefits to small schools? What school is best for you?

SEPTEMBER 21, OCTOBER 19 • Sending Your Child to College: Financial Planning & UC Admission
Learn how to pay for college AND what makes a good candidate for top UCs at this seminar.

NOVEMBER 16 • Standardized Testing: SAT vs ACT
Schools treat the two equally, but which one should you take? Should you write the Essay?

DECEMBER 7 • Extracurricular Activities 101
How important are extracurriculars? What kinds of activities do colleges look for in applicants?

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Elite Prep San Jose Faculty & Staff

Finding Elite Prep San Jose

We are accessible from the southbound side of Almaden Expy: Exit at Capitol Expy/Auto Mall after crossing the Capitol/Hillsdale overpass and turn right onto Newberry Drive to enter the plaza.

Please do not enter from the entrance on Almaden, as it is abrupt and may be dangerous in higher volumes of traffic.

Preparation for College.
Learning for Life.

Elite Prep San Jose 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 Burlingame, Mountain View, Fremont, Morgan Hill, Gilroy, Fresno, Pleasanton, and San Ramon, as well as the San Jose and Milpitas Unified School Districts, and the Campbell and Los Gatos–Saratoga Union High School Districts.

Female students in test prep class

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.

Male student in tutoring session

Elite Premier Tutoring in San Jose

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

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