Test prep guide: 10 Katy-area businesses offering SAT, ACT tutoring

There are a variety of local tutoring and test preparation options in the Katy area. (Courtesy Pixabay)
There are a variety of local tutoring and test preparation options in the Katy area. (Courtesy Pixabay)

There are a variety of local tutoring and test preparation options in the Katy area. (Courtesy Pixabay)

As students—and parents—prepare for the ACT and SAT and begin executing the pursuit of higher education, there are a variety of local tutoring and test preparation options in the Katy area.

Benedictine Tutors

Benedictine Tutors offers year-round preparation for the SAT, the ACT and the PSAT as well as tutoring for kindergarten to eighth-grade students in all subjects. The center offers individualized services both in person and online.

24210 Westheimer Parkway, Ste. 900, Katy



Brainy Learning Club

Brainy Learning Club takes a strategic approach to test preparation with its three-step process. Step one includes an evaluation of the student. Step two consists of a tutor creating a specialized plan based on the results of that evaluation. Step three is executing the plan, strengthening a student’s understanding of test concepts through continued diagnostic drills.

6455 Center Village Drive, Katy



C2 Education

C2 Education’s Grand Parkway learning center offers test prep programs for students in all grades and skill levels. It offers specialized test preparation for the SAT, the ACT, the PSAT and AP exams. It also offers test prep services for private school entrance exams. Last year, C2 Katy students earned admission to a variety of colleges, including The University of Texas, Johnson & Wales University, Baylor University, the University of Houston, Rice University and Stanford University.

6920 S. Fry Road, Ste. M, Katy



Class 101

The tutoring center offers ACT and SAT prep classes that include online testing resources, a six-month PSAT academy, and a variety of services to help students prepare for college and the college application process.

1526 Katy Gap Road, Ste. 903, Katy



Counter’s Tutoring Connection

Counter’s Tutoring Connection provides students with the study skills, problem-solving strategies and guidance to aid them in earning the best admission scores possible. It offers test preparation options for the SAT, ACT, the GED test and the State of Texas Assessments of Academic Readiness.

24662 Kingsland Blvd., Katy



Huntington Learning Center

Tutors at Huntington Learning Center offer online and one-on-one test prep for a variety of standardized tests, including the ACT, the SAT and the STAAR. The tutors are certified teachers.

27278 Cinco Ranch Blvd., Ste. B, Katy



Katy Scholars

Katy Scholars offer SAT and ACT preparation classes as well as individualized tutoring. Katy Scholars also provides one-on-one instruction and college admissions counseling.

24044 Cinco Village Center, Blvd., Katy



Katy Test Prep

Katy Test Prep offers a variety of one-on-one tutoring services in subjects including math, science and writing tailored to the individual’s level. The business also offers SAT, PSAT and ACT classes with a minimum of two students in each class.

9722 Gaston Road, Ste. 140, Katy


Mr. Jan’s Math Class

Mr. Jan’s Math Class has two locations in the Greater Katy area and four throughout Houston. Due to the pandemic, all classes are currently taking place on Zoom. Mr. Jan’s offers SAT and PSAT tutoring courses on specific dates as well as a full program.

8945 S. Fry Road, Ste. F, Katy

4020 FM 1463, Fulshear



Prodigy Learning Academy

Prodigy Learning Academy offers tutoring for eight different standardized tests as well as a college admissions guidance program. It also offers a “score guarantee” that promises extra tutoring until a student reaches their goals.

830 Mason Road, Ste. B-3, Katy



This list is noncomprehensive.
By Morgan Theophil
Morgan joined Community Impact Newspaper in January 2021 as the reporter for the Katy edition. She graduated from the University of Oregon's School of Journalism in 2018.
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