Private and Semi-Private Sessions
Online and In-Person Sessions
Schedule and Fees for Programs 1-3
The ELA Programs 1-3 are private 1-hour online sessions. Students (siblings/friends) at the same level and for the same program can be placed in the same timeslot and will receive a $10 discount per session when attending.
Programs 1 and 2 follow a set curriculum but is flexed based on the student's needs and skills and typically follows a 15-week semester format.
Program 3 is wholly customizable in curriculum, determined between the parent and teacher, and completed either in a 10-week format or a personalized format based on the student's needs.
Grades 2-3: Private Sessions are $50/hour
Grades 4-5: Private Sessions are $60/hour
Grades 6-12: Private Sessions are $70/hour
$10 discount for sibling in same session per session when attending
Parents have the flexibility to elect a 4-session payment schedule or 10-session schedule. Payment is accepted via Paypal, Zelle, cash, or check.
Please email to check for currently available times. Typically, sessions are held on Sunday-Wednesday in Fall and Winter and Monday-Wednesday in Spring and Summer.
Reliable, safe internet connection
Zoom app to access via phone, Ipad if desired
Gmail account and use of Google Docs
Chrome, Firefox, IE browser
Flash enabled browsers
Adobe PDF reader
MS Word, PowerPoint, Excel
Student email and parent email
For Programs 1-3:
Full refunds are given up to 2 days prior to the 1st session.
Full refunds minus $50 are given for cancellation 1-2 days prior to the first session
No refunds once the session/semester begins
If a student withdraws from the course or payments are stopped or bounced, all access to online resources will be discontinued.
Violations of any policies will also result in discontinued access to online resources and courses without any refund.
Fees are non-refundable after the first week and cannot be credited, rolled over, adjusted, or pro-rated towards any future semester.
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