Conveniently located in Waipio Gentry with mobile tutoring in Honolulu upon request. Quick Stars Tutoring has been locally owned and operated since 2004. We teach all subjects from pre-school to college level. All tutoring is one-on-one with a highly qualified tutor. Sessions are either 1/2 hour or 1 hour long, and we offer several flexible payment plans as well as free testing.

OUR MISSION

To ENCOURAGE

children to believe in themselves with the confidence to succeed.

To MOTIVATE

students to have a true desire to learn, grow and reach their highest potential.

To CREATE

shining stars with brilliant futures.

WHY QUICK STARS TUTORING?

Quick Stars Tutoring is 100% committed to your child’s success. Our one-on-one tutoring gives students the undivided attention that is not always available in the classroom. By designing an individualized program for each student, we are able to meet his or her specific needs. Children learn and build confidence while having fun. We give personalized attention not only to students, but to parents as well. We listen to your concerns and keep you in close communication regarding your child’s progress.

Quick Stars Tutoring is not only for remedial students, but for average and gifted students as well. We challenge students at all levels to go beyond expectations and achieve long-term success. At Quick Stars, it is our true desire to create shining stars. We are very proud of our success rate, as we consistently produce outstanding students and overjoyed parents.

OUR STAFF

Quick Stars Tutoring has an accomplished and unparalleled staff. Our tutors are simply the best. All Quick Stars’ tutors have bachelor’s degrees at minimum and most have master’s degrees. Our tutors are professional, motivating, highly skilled and well-trained with Quick Stars’ specific methods that are proven to work.

Ms. Tracy, Owner and Director of Quick Stars Tutoring, graduated from Punahou school with honors and an advanced placement curriculum. She attended Claremont Mckenna College and graduated from the University of Hawai’i with a bachelor’s degree in psychology. Ms. Tracy has tutored for over 25 years and opened Quick Stars in 2004.

Mr. Kyle is a popular and versatile tutor who currently teaches algebra II and AP seminar at Mililani High School. He graduated magna cum laude from Hawai’i Pacific University with a bachelor’s in communication. He has a master’s in secondary education from the University of Phoenix. While Mr. Kyle is excellent with students of all ages, his specialty subjects are high school math and test prep. He has played an integral role at Quick Stars for six years.

Ms. Theta is an experienced and dedicated tutor who has over 30 years of tutoring experience. She has a degree in mathematics from Humboldt State University and has successfully home-schooled her five children. Ms. Theta goes above and beyond to help her students succeed and has worked at Quick Stars for nine years, teaching a variety of subjects.

Ms. Meghan is a patient and bright tutor who has been an asset to Quick Stars for ten years. She attended the University of Oregon and obtained a B.A. in English from the University of Hawai’i. Her specialty subjects are English and writing.

Ms. Erin is a lively and highly requested tutor who teaches fifth grade at Nanakuli Elementary. She has a bachelor’s in psychology and a master of education in teaching from the University of Hawai’i. Her specialty is elementary education and she has been with Quick Stars for four years.

Ms. Kris is an enthusiastic and mature tutor who has taught at Quick Stars for ten years. She received a B.A. in art and a professional diploma in elementary education from the University of Hawai’i. Her specialty subjects are phonics and beginning reading.

Mr. Geuseppe is an ingenius and humble tutor who has a bachelor of science in mathematics and a master of arts in mathematics from the University of Hawai’i Manoa.  He has worked as a teaching assistant at the UH Manoa math department and can teach through the calculus level. He has been with Quick Stars for two years and specializes in math and test prep. 

Mr. Vi is an animated and spirited tutor who taught high school chemistry, physics, biology, and earth science for nine years in California. He has a bachelor’s degree in biology and chemistry from the University of Hawai’i Manoa and a master’s in physical chemistry from the University of California, Irvine. Mr. Vi currently works as a chemist for the Department of Health. He specializes in science, but also teaches reading, writing, and math from pre-k to high school. He has been with Quick Stars for three years. 

Ms. Linda is a warm and nurturing tutor. She has a bachelor of science and a master of business from University of Phoenix in San Jose, California. She earned a Certificate of Completion for Career and Technical Education from Leeward Community College, and also obtained her teacher’s license. She has extensive business and technical experience, both in the U.S. and in Asia. Her specialty subjects are Japanese, English, finance and technology and she has tutored at Quick Stars for three years.

Ms. Nashea is a skilled and positive tutor who has been with Quick Stars for three years.  She has a bachelor’s degree in elementary education and special education from the University of Hawai’i Manoa and a master’s in education: literacy from the American college of Education.  She currently teaches at Waikele Elementary and is proficient with pre-k to middle school students.

Ms. Sheila is a professional and effective tutor who enjoys helping students be successful.  She has a bachelor of arts in education from the University of Findlay and a master’s in curriculum studies from the University of Hawai’i Manoa.  For the past 20 years, she has taught English at Mililani High School.  She has been with Quick Stars for four years, and is eager to help students with writing, reading, English and test prep.

Ms. Kyllie is an upbeat and creative tutor who holds degrees in education and English from Oregon State University. She has tutored various grades ranging from elementary to college. Ms. Kyllie goes above and beyond to help her students succeed and values open communication between tutors and guardians. Her specialty is English and writing. 

Mr. Devin is a fresh and energetic tutor. He graduated from the University of California, Berkeley with a BA in interdisciplinary studies.  He earned a master’s degree in cultural anthropology from the University of Hawai’i, Manoa, and will soon obtain his PhD in anthropology. Mr. Devin previously tutored for an educational therapy program that served children on the autism spectrum.  He works well with preschool to grade 8 students, focusing on reading comprehension and writing.  

Mr. Phillip is an outgoing and friendly tutor who teaches reading, writing, and math. He majored in education with a minor in Asian studies from Oregon State University. He is highly requested and outstanding with preschool to middle school students.

Ms. Jen is a charismatic and organized tutor who has a bachelor of education with a concentration in elementary education from the University of Hawai’i, West O’ahu. She worked as a para-professional tutor, educational assistant and substitute teacher for the Hawai’i DOE. She is popular with preschool to middle school students, and her specialty subject is math. 

Ms. Cheryl is an encouraging and highly qualified tutor with a bachelor of education degree in secondary education English and master’s in education administration from the University of Hawai’i at Manoa.  She has taught English to students in grades 7 – 12 at Farrington High, Washington Intermediate, Kawananakoa Intermediate, and Kamehameha Schools.  She is currently the Dean of Student Activities at Kamehameha Schools.  Her specialty is English/language arts.

Ms. Michele is an articulate and bubbly tutor who has great rapport with her students.  She graduated magna cum laude from California State Fullerton with a B.A. in child and adolescent development.  She is adept with students of all ages.

Ms. Lori is a sophisticated and veteran tutor who has a bachelor of education in elementary education, with a minor in language arts from the University of Hawai’i. With the DOE, she taught grades three to six, and currently teaches at Waikele Elementary. Ms. Lori has also worked as a math curriculum coordinator and complex area math resource teacher. She has been with Quick Stars for five years, and her specialty is K-6.

Mr. Edmar is a kind and genius tutor who has taught math including algebra I and II, geometry, trigonometry, pre-calculus, and calculus AB and BC at Waipahu High School over the last 13 years. He also served as the mathematics curriculum specialist for the school and district.  Mr. Edmar graduated with distinction with a bachelor of education in secondary mathematics from the University of Hawai’i. He has tutored at Quick Stars for four years, and his specialties are high school math and SAT/ACT math prep.