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Serving Santa Barbara & All Surrounding Areas

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Santa Barbara Tutors

Private Tutors in Santa Barbara for All Subjects & Grade Levels

Looking for a great Santa Barbara Tutor? From elementary all the way up to college and graduate school, our experienced team at Grade Potential ensures that you’ll receive the highest quality tutoring on your way to achieving your goals, all at an affordable price! We've worked with thousands of local students, so we know what it takes to be successful around here.

New clients receive a risk-free trial session where you can meet one of our tutors with no obligation. If you're not thrilled after your first hour, we don't charge you anything! Call us now to learn more and get specific pricing.

The Home Field Advantage

We understand that coordinating family logistics can be a challenge! For that reason, our contract tutors meet you at your desired location and work around your schedule. Simply make one phone call to us and one of our exceptional contract tutors will be at your door within 48 hours. Rush appointments are also available.

Subjects We Tutor

We have a full fleet of amazing contract tutors for all subjects and grade levels, including all college classes and standardized test preparation. Some of the most popular subjects we tutor are:

  • Math: Elementary, Pre-Algebra, Algebra 1, Geometry, Algebra 2, Statistics, Integrated Math, Pre-Calculus, Trigonometry, Calculus, Upper Level College Math, and more
  • English: Writing, Composition, Literature, etc.
  • Reading: Reading Comprehension & All English Language Arts
  • Science: Chemistry, Physics, Biology, Earth Sciences, Applied Sciences, all others
  • Foreign Languages: Spanish, French, German, Italian, Chinese, many others
  • Humanities: History, Philosophy, Psychology, and other social sciences
  • Test Prep: SAT, ACT, ASVAB, GRE, GMAT, LSAT, MCAT, many others
  • Many others such as engineering classes, business classes, architecture, etc.

Why Choose Grade Potential?

We know that you have options when deciding which company will be the best fit for your family. We never forget that we need to impress you on a consistent basis in order to keep your trust and your business. If you are looking for tangible results as well as a great experience, we’re the ones for you!

Additionally, we offer you...

1. Highly knowledgeable contract tutors
Grade Potential contract tutors know their subject matter inside and out. Working in their specific field is what they do every day, so they know all the nuances.

2. Excellent communication & personability
It's one thing to know the subject matter, but it's another thing entirely to actually be able to tutor and teach that subject matter to someone else. Our contract tutors are great at connecting with their students and communicating in ways that work for different individuals.

3. Careful vetting process
All of our contract tutors are reliable, upbeat, friendly, engaging, and simply a joy to work with. You can count on them to show up on time and provide you with great service. Additionally, our extensive background check is above the industry standard, so you know that your tutor is fit to come to your home.

4. Individualized attention
When you come to Grade Potential for tutoring, you get more than extra instruction in a particular subject matter — you get personalized, one-on-one support catered to your learning style and needs. Our contract tutors don’t treat every student the same or offer the same cookie-cutter methods to each person. Instead, they get to know you in your environment and work to find ways that will help you understand new concepts and ideas.

5. Wonderful office staff
You will love our office staff! Call us to see what the best customer service in the tutoring industry feels like.

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About Santa Barbara

Santa Barbara is a city in Southern California that is not only known for being one of the happiest cities in the United States, but also for the famous people that call it home. Home to the likes of Opera Winfrey, among several other well-known celebrities, Santa Barbara boasts a high quality of life and a low crime rate. With beach access, abundant outdoor activities available, and fun local shopping districts, Santa Barbara has a lot to offer residents and tourists alike.

With a gorgeous coastline and many beautiful, pristine public beaches, Santa Barbara also features a striking backdrop of mountains from the Santa Ynez mountain range. The diversity of the landscape provides many different outdoor activities for residents and tourists, and Santa Barbara has become known for being a very active, healthy city as a result. From local hikes to surfing, there is so much to do here in Santa Barbara.

When it comes to local shopping, Santa Barbara is known for all of the fun boutiques as well as big name stores along its famous State Street. This downtown area of Santa Barbara is almost always busy, and yet maintains a small-town beachy vibe despite its famous status. The nightlife here in Santa Barbara is also a very popular aspect for locals, as several bars, pubs, and night clubs located on State Street are known for having lines out the door on most nights. Many nice restaurants of varying cuisines are open along State Street, as well.

The Los Padres National Forest is located just beyond the Santa Ynez mountain range, and provides residents of Santa Barbara with access to a gorgeous local national forest. This area is known for great campsites and trails, and is very popular during the summer months.

When it comes to the arts and local culture, Santa Barbara provides a diverse and culturally unique offering to its residents. Several performing art venues garner a large amount of local and national interest, and the Santa Barbara International Film Festival brings in visitors from around the world. A local concert venue, the Santa Barbara Bowl, hosts big name artists throughout the year. The Santa Barbara Museum of Art is also a wonderful art museum to visit, with seasonal exhibits and new gallery installations throughout the year.

Santa Barbara is home to several universities, including Westmont College, Antioch University, UC Santa Barbara, and others. Served by several local school districts, students of all levels in Santa Barbara have access to many different choices when it comes to education, from public schools, private schools, and charter schools. Students that seek extra help with their studies can hire a local Santa Barbara tutor. These local tutors can help each student reach their educational goals.

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Santa Barbara Scholarship

Grade Potential Tutoring is proud to provide Santa Barbara students with the opportunity to win a semi-annual college scholarship of $1,000! We are proud to assist students with their investment in education. Many local families trust us with their educational investment on a regular basis, so we feel great about giving back in a similar way! Click below to learn more about our scholarship program and how to apply.

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Santa Barbara Scholarship

Thanks for your interest in our scholarship! Every six months, we select the essay that our panel of 3 judges determines to be the best.

The Fall deadline to apply is November 15th. The Fall winner will be announced to all applicants on December 10th.

The Spring deadline to apply is May 15th. The Spring winner will be announced to all applicants on June 10th.

The current essay prompt is, “Who has inspired your education the most and why?”

Please email your entry to:

Entries must be between 300-1,000 words.

No purchase necessary to enter or win. Void where prohibited by law. One entry per household per year. Winner will be notified via email on or before the Winner Selection Date. Failure by potential winner to respond to such notification within ten (10) days of notification, or failure by the potential winner to adhere to these Official Rules, will result in disqualification of the potential winner and an alternate winner will be selected.

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