Local Academic Resources & Services
When it comes to academics, our little scholars need help sometimes, and the Baton Rouge area offers a lot of academic assistance options. We’ve gathered information about tutors, homework help, test prep, and resources to help you through the school year.
Ascension Parish Library (APL)
Online learning resources from APL for test prep, language learning, and skill building.
East Baton Rouge Parish Library (EBRPL)
For help in subjects including geography, languages, math and science, the EBRPL Kids’ Homework Help page provides a range of resources.
Free online academic tutoring, test prep and resources provided by the State Library of Louisiana. Some services offered in Spanish and Vietnamese.
Livingston Parish Library (LPL)
LPL offers access to databases and tools for homework help, test prep, and skill development.
Ascension Public School System
Providing parent resources for Pre-K and Kindergarten students.
Foundation for East Baton Rouge (EBR) School System
Supporting the EBR School System, the Foundation provides resources for science, technology, engineering, and math career research.
Livingston Parish Public Schools (LPPS) Family Resource Center
A lending library open to parents of LPPS, the center’s goal is to provide resources and assist families with children’s educational needs. Provides educational materials, ACT prep materials and special needs information.
■ (225) 667-1098
Louisiana Department of Education
Starting with the premise that all children can achieve and parents know best how to prepare their children to succeed, Louisiana Believes provides information so parents can decide the best education for their children.
Janet S. Vosburg, a dyslexia consultant, offers one-hour screenings that show how students process information.
■ (832) 544-7798
ACT Preparatory Academy
A collaboration from LSU, Southern University, and 100 Black Men of Metro Baton Rouge since 2006, the ACT Prep Academy has since expanded to include Baton Rouge Community College.
■ (225) 356-9444
The Extra Point ACT
This standardized test prep company specializes in preparing students for the ACT and PSAT with classes and tutoring in Baton Rouge.
LSU Continuing Education
ACT prep courses, taught by instructors who know the test better than anyone, prepare students to do their best when it counts.
■ (225) 578-2500
Run according to the principles of the Catholic Church, Magnolia Prep provides private tutoring and group courses for the ACT, SAT, and PSAT.
■ (318) 286-7556
MasteryPrep specifically focuses on bringing up students’ ACT scores to college-ready standards, helping every student excel on the ACT and beyond.
■ (855) 922-8773
The Princeton Review Baton Rouge
With a mission to provide personalized, innovative, best-in-class private tutoring, test prep, and admission products and services, the Princeton Review helps students achieve their academic goals.
■ 1 (800) 2REVIEW
Best in Class Professional Tutoring
A teacher-run tutoring service for K-12 students that provides assistance in math, English, science, history, and foreign languages.
■ (225) 505-6900
Gloryland Resources Education Center
This nonprofit social services organization, affiliated with Gloryland Baptist Church, offers after-school tutoring and summer enrichment.
■ (225) 356-0577
A math-only learning center, Mathnasium helps kids in grades 1-12 understand math by teaching in a way that makes sense to them whether they begin far behind or already ahead.
■ (225) 753-6284
Sylvan Learning Center
Sylvan provides homework help, test prep, and tutoring in reading, math and writing, offering in-center tutoring for students PreK-12.
■ (225) 238-6105
This online tool connects students to highly credentialed tutors for online or in-person lessons with flexible scheduling.
■ (888) 888-0446