Best Tutoring Services in the Bay Area

These Tutoring or Education Support Programs were voted the Bay Area’s 2021 Best of the Best by Bay Area Parent readers. Read the full list of winners here.

San Francisco & Marin

Gold: Tutor Corps. This team of private academic tutors provides instruction to elementary, middle and high school students online and at home. 2443 Fillmore St., #380-7575, San Francisco. 415-990-1322.

Silver: 826 Valencia. 826 Valencia St., 180 Golden Gate Ave. and 1310 Fourth St., San Francisco. 415-642-5905.

Bronze: Viva el Español. Multiple Bay Area locations. 925-962-9177.

Silicon Valley

Gold: RAFT – Resource Area for Teaching. This resource for educators offers activity kits, office supplies, arts and crafts materials and more.1355 Ridder Park Drive, San Jose. 408-451-1420.

Gold: Silver Creek Academy. Programs feature challenging curriculum, credentialed teachers and low ratios.5619 Silver Creek Valley Road, San Jose. 408-839-5905.

Silver: Huntington Learning Center. Multiple Bay Area locations, including 7335 Bollinger Road, Cupertino. 408-475-5338.

Bronze: Tutor Corps. Multiple locations. 415-990-1322.

East Bay

Gold: Learning Bee Learning Center. This center offers hands-on academic enrichment opportunities after school, as well as classes in LEGO robotics, writing, Scratch programming and more. 39977 Mission Blvd., Fremont. 510-226-8408.

Silver: The Growing Room. Multiple locations. 925-837-4392.

Bronze: Lafayette Academy. Multiple locations.

Bronze: TutorCorps. Multiple locations. 415-990-1322.


Gold: BookTree. Provides monthly totes full of books for kids to practice reading skills. 1699 Annie St., Daly City. 415-469-9944.

Silver: Play Thrive Mandarin Whole Child Education. 555 Avenue del Ora, Redwood City.

Bronze: Healthy Cities Tutoring. 826 Chestnut St., San Carlos. 650-508-7327.