This story comes from 5th grade student, Elijah: Once upon a time there was a boy named Elijah who was going to be the greatest at riding hoverboards, but first he had to … [Read More...] about The Hoverboard Boy
In her seven years at Cluster Tutoring, high school senior Taliya has grown from a young student who didn't like to read into a young woman who loves to write poetry. Taliya is … [Read More...] about Student spotlight: Taliya
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All funds help us provide one-to-one tutoring and mentoring for 115 kids from the Austin neighborhood on Chicago's west side. Your donations are greatly appreciated and 100% tax deductible.
Students in grades 7-12 and their tutors are invited to career night on March 26 and 28. Tutoring pairs will rotate in small groups to hear speakers from a variety of professions. Bring your questions!
Students & Families
A caring, committed volunteer can make a lasting difference in the life of a child, regardless of the child's current level of academic ability. Cluster accepts new students in grades K-8, with priority enrollment going to students in K-3. Students may remain in the program through grade 12. MORE >>
You don’t need special training to be a tutor - just patience, a desire to help, and 90 minutes one night a week during the school year. The atmosphere is relaxed and supportive, and tutors find they get as much out of the program as their students. MORE >>
Read to Succeed
Because reading is the key to academic success, Cluster has a focus on literacy. Our Structured Reading project, which is overseen by a certified reading specialist, has produced great results. MORE >>
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Chicago, Illinois 60651