High Country Academy is the premier local tutoring service in Watauga, Avery, and Ashe counties of North Carolina. 



Are you looking for a diagnostic assessment that provides detailed information about your child's academic standing in reading or math? We can help!



Private tutoring is available for students in grades K-12. We focus on Math, Reading fluency and comprehension, Writing instruction, Spanish, SAT/ACT Prep, and more!

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Looking to boost your SAT, ACT, or GRE score?  Let us help! SAT, ACT, and GRE prep instruction is offered year round via one-on-one or small group settings.  

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Our tutors can help your child prepare for an upcoming test, complete their homework, or any other last minute academic need. 


À la carte tutoring does not require a one-month commitment like regular tutoring.

One-time sessions are $50 per hour.  

To schedule a one-time session, click below and complete the form.

Summer Grade Level Classes

Are you interested in your child maintaining their learning during the summer months? Sign them up for a grade level class.  

Each class will meet once a week for an hour and will focus on filling in holes and gaps, maintaining learning, previewing upcoming material, and/or getting ahead.  We will offer classes for K-8 grade levels as well as Math I, Math II, and Math III.



$25 per class ($175 for entire summer - 7 weeks)

SAT Prep Course

Spring 2017

Do you have a high school student who will be taking the SAT at WHS on May 6th?  This course is for them!  Set them up for success by enrolling them in our SAT Prep Course.

The course includes 10 classroom hours, 1 practice test, and an official SAT test prep book.  The course will be taught by our test expert who has extensive experience helping students raise their scores.


Saturday, March 18th
Saturday, March 25th
Saturday, April 1st*
Saturday, April 8th
Saturday, April 22nd
Saturday, April 29th

*All classes will be from 10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. except for the practice test on Saturday, April 1st which will be from 8:00-12:00.


$300 per student


This course has started.  Registration is CLOSED.


**One-on-one SAT and ACT Prep is available year-round.  Contact us for additional details.