Katie Talamantes is the founder and owner of Cambridge Prep Tutoring. She holds a master’s degree in education and has been working with students in various roles for over 15 years. She’s the author of an instructional book on starting a tutoring company. Cambridge Prep Tutoring is Katie’s second tutoring venture; she previously built and ran a successful tutoring company before selling it to focus on raising her two children. Katie has a passion for empowering students with the confidence and skills they need to reach their full potential.
About Cambridge Prep Tutoring
Cambridge Prep Tutoring offers specialized one-on-one tutoring services, homework help and mentoring for grades K-12 in the western Minneapolis suburbs.
We believe every student learns differently. That’s why our personal tutors customize each tutoring program to meet the individual student’s needs and learning style.
While our tutors are top-notch, our unique approach to learning is what sets Cambridge Prep Tutoring apart. We combine academic tutoring with purposeful youth mentoring to build trust and help students gain the confidence they need to be motivated and successful in school and life.
Our in-home and after school tutoring service area includes but is not limited to: Minnetonka, Hopkins, Eden Prairie, Chanhassen, Excelsior, Wayzata, Shorewood, Orono, Minnetrista and Victoria. If you don’t see your community listed here, just ask!
Jeremiah TalamantesIT Director
As the IT Director of Cambridge Prep Tutoring, Jeremiah Talamantes keep our gears running smoothly and helps our team find innovative ways to facilitate learning through technology. Jeremiah holds a master’s degree in information security and is the founder of a successful professional services firm.
Frequently Asked Questions
What are your tutors' qualifications?
All Cambridge Prep tutors have an education degree and/or multiple years of teaching and tutoring experience. Additionally, they receive specialized training from child education and development experts through our program. Our tutors are not only qualified in a variety of subjects, but have a genuine heart, warmth and love of working with youth. Our goal is to not only help students succeed academically, but to have a valued mentor that can help them realize their true potential.
Do you do background checks on your tutors?
Yes. Each tutor undergoes a mandatory background check prior to joining our team.
How do you match my child with an instructor?
We carefully match each student with a tutor based on several factors, including grade level, tutoring subjects, and other pertinent information shared during registration. We handpick a tutor who has experience teaching the desired subject matter at the child’s grade level. We also do our best to match the tutor and student according to interests and personality.
What subjects do your instructors tutor?
Our instructors are qualified in K-12 math, science, reading and writing. If you’re looking for something else, just ask. We will do our best to meet your needs.
Where does the tutoring take place?
Tutoring takes place in the learning-conducive environment that is most convenient for the student. Typically this is the student’s home, nearby library, or school.
What’s the process to sign up?
Begin by giving us a call at 612-504-9678 or filling out the online contact form.
Do you offer any discounts?
Yes! We offer a 10% multi-family discount. After the first student in the family signs up with Cambridge, each additional student receives 10% off their monthly package. We also have a referral program that offers 10% off the student’s next monthly package when they refer a new student that signs up with Cambridge Prep Tutoring.
What’s your cancellation policy?
You may cancel at anytime by notifying us via email. Once your current month of tutoring is complete, the tutoring sessions will no longer continue.