SAT Prep in Brentwood, CA
C2 Education’s Brentwood tutoring center opened its doors in October, 2012, making it one C2 Education’s newer California learning centers. Since the center has been open, it has helped local students achieve amazing grades and test scores. In recent months, C2 Brentwood has helped two students earn perfect SAT Math II scores and one student earn a perfect SAT Chemistry score!
Center director Sophia Chang is dedicated to building on these student successes. Sophia earned her bachelor’s degree in Political Science and Film from UCLA, which provides her with great insight into the college admission process in general, and applying to UC schools in particular. She joined C2 Education to further her passion for education, and takes great joy in helping each student maximize his or her potential. “Once students begin their academic journey with C2, they become part of the C2 family where we work together not only toward academic development and success, but also personal development and strength,” Sophia says. “It’s amazing to see students build confidence in their own abilities and expand their dreams beyond what they initially imagined.
Test Prep and Tutoring in Brentwood
California is home to more magnet schools and charter schools than any other state in the nation, which means that families have greater choice regarding their children’s education. But with choice comes competition, which is why C2 Education’s Brentwood center strives to help local students surpass their peers in both grades and test scores. In addition to helping students prepare for California’s annual Standardized Testing and Reporting (STaR), C2’s Brentwood center also prepares middle school students for high school entrance exams, including the SSAT and ISEE. Throughout a student’s program, Sophia works with the student and his or her parents to provide guidance regarding school choice, course selection, and the college admissions process.
Sophia leads a team of highly qualified tutors. Several of Brentwood’s tutors grew up nearby, giving them insight into their students’ school environments and academic challenges. The expert tutors at Brentwood have graduated from some of the nation’s top colleges and universities, including UC Berkeley, UCLA, USC, NYU, And Columbia University. Aya, one of Brentwood’s most experienced tutors, graduated from high school in just three years before earning a degree in Neurobiology from UCLA; she is currently preparing to attend medical school while working at C2. Aya possesses an uncanny ability to motivate her students, helping them to achieve amazing score increases. She is also talented at helping students improve their grades, and has helped several students bring F’s up to A’s and B’s.
C2 Brentwood serves more than fifty students each week. Brentwood students attend top schools such as Pali High School, Santa Monica High School (Samohi), Harvard Westlake, Loyola, St. Paul, and Wildwood. The center is conveniently located in the San Vicente Plaza on San Vicente Boulevard near La Scala, Burger Lounge, Mrs. Field’s, and Kidville.