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Margic · 14/09/2023 15:08

I am looking for a tutor to help my year 5 daughter prepare for entry to top schools in London, both within the consortium and out. Recommendations gratefully received.

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Margic · 15/09/2023 09:19

Hello
your daughter sounds very clever, and sounds like someone my daughter would like to learn from.
Altnough at the moment I am specifically looking for someone who can prepare my daughter for the 11+ exams. Someone who can prep her for the exams for the schools within the consortium and those not. Do you have any recommendations on that front?
if ok with you I will also keep your daughter in mind as a maths tutor? My daughter loves maths and works really hard at it so I will assess whether she could benefit from having some extra help in this area too? Your daughter sounds like a good fit and also an excellent role model.
in the meantime if you know of any 11+ tutors please do let me know.

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motherofallboys · 24/09/2023 13:13

We used Tayberry.org.uk and they were great - on line and a lot cheaper than the London based tutoring services. They both passed and DS3 is doing 9 plus with them now. They make it fun for them and not too much homework which suited us

Setyoufree · 24/09/2023 13:16

Adventure tuition have been good for us

Barboursandbaking · 07/10/2023 20:22

Which part of London are you in? N, W or SW? Depending on where I may have a recommendation to pass on as they work face to face.

Margic · 08/10/2023 03:17

Hi
i am in North/ Central London - near Angel station

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Barboursandbaking · 08/10/2023 08:27

Ah ok, ours is SW based but could pass along details. School hols perhaps?!

duchiebun · 08/10/2023 08:34

@Barboursandbaking could you dm please may need in the future.

Barboursandbaking · 08/10/2023 08:52

Just sent you a message. She’s been fab for us!

duchiebun · 08/10/2023 09:05

much appreciated

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Dido2010 · 16/10/2023 08:54

Hi @Margic ! How did you get on with Tutors? Are you still looking?

Margic · 16/10/2023 11:32

Hi! Yes I am still looking. Do you have a recommendation?

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caringcarer · 16/10/2023 12:04

You could try Tutor Hunt. You can view the tutors profiles and pick which one you think seems best. They also have a section on feedback from students/parents. Some students go back on and say what grade they got.

Margic · 16/10/2023 16:58

Thank you. Very much appreciated!

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LigurianBread · 12/11/2023 22:53

If youre still looking, message and can share details of who we used.

GraceOla · 15/11/2023 19:26

Hi, I'm not sure if you're still looking for recommendations, but EAA Virtual Learning is a very wonderful online tutoring programme that I actually use for all three of my kids , aged 10, 13 and 16, let me know if you would like me to share the contact details, and Good Luck with your daughters entry exam!

Seasaltlady · 04/12/2023 17:46

@Barboursandbaking Hello, would you mind dm’ing me the details too please? I am SW based and looking for a maths tutor for 11+. Thanks!

LigurianBread · 04/12/2023 20:52

@Seasaltlady am in SW, so DM if you'd like a couple more recoms.

Abi1967 · 15/01/2024 15:57

If you're still looking, I can recommend someone who is based in the City of London (Barbican/Farringdon area). Just PM me if interested.

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