Academic & Tutoring OptionsStudents wanting to improve their grades have plenty of resources to help them succeed academically. Below you will find more information about each academic support service.
School Based Tutoring Resources:
“All Ready Access” portal, a partnership between Schlow Centre Region Library and SCASD offers an endless world of opportunities and resources to all students in the district. Schlow is subscribing to "HelpNow by BrainFuse." It is fully accessible with a Schlow Library Card. (Every SCASD student automatically has a Schlow card, look it up here)
Digitally connect to live tutors (not a video connection) between 2 p.m. and 11 p.m. every day.
Tutors have background checks and clearances
Variety of subjects, including math, reading, writing, social studies, and science
Help with completion of the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) application
In addition to the live tutoring service, the SkillSurfer section has recorded lessons and practice tests for a variety of subjects so you can build your skills.
Create a free account to track your progress and see a record of past tutoring sessions, create flashcards, tests, games, and more.
Peer Tutoring by The National Honor Society
- To request a tutor, please fill out this form.
- Please review this information about the available tutoring from NHS students and the expectations for tutors and students.
VIPS (Volunteer in Public School (Tutoring Center)
- Learn more about VIPS: https://www.scasd.org/Page/23106
- Please contact Community Ed with any questions.
KHAN Academy - http://www.khanacademy.org/ Free test prep & tutoring.
STEM Center - A242
Humanities Center - C142
Academic Center for Enrichment (ACE) - available by administrative appointment only
The State College Area High School is committed to helping every student succeed. The Academic Center for Enrichment (ACE) is designed to give high school students who are failing required courses an opportunity to reach their academic potential and to prepare them for lifelong success. If mandated, instead of going to a study hall, your student will report to room D126. Time in ACE will provide an opportunity for more individualized instruction for your student.
Lion's Learning Lounge: The Lions’ Learning Lounge is an after school opportunity for students to access and focus on academics and social/emotional learning.