Why Choose The Bowie Center

  1. We have over 30 tutors to meet your child’s needs in all subjects.
  2. Founded over 25 years ago, we have a proven success rate in all areas of instruction.
  3. There is a one-to-one tutor-student ratio for all of our sessions. Groups of two or more students may be structured upon request.
  4. Learners of all ages are welcome including preschool through high school, college, and beyond!
  5. We are the only tutoring center in the surrounding Memphis area that is accredited by AdvancED.
  6. Students who are struggling in any subject receive the foundational support to strengthen their skills and succeed.
  7. Students who need enrichment can be challenged to grow and achieve their goals.
  8. Students have the same tutor for each session. Should your tutor need to miss a session you are given a choice to have a substitute tutor, change the session date to when your tutor will be available, or cancel your session.
  9. On-campus sessions can be changed to online when circumstances do not allow you to come to the center.
  10. Offering 1-1 online sessions allows the convenience of having support wherever you may be.
  11. Founded initially as a reading center, we offer the WILSON Reading System® a specialized program that gives excellent support for students struggling with dyslexia, reading comprehension, writing and/or study skills suing text in different languages thanks to the help given by experts.
  12. Session summaries are emailed from the tutor to the student’s family after each tutoring hour. These may also be sent by request to other family members, teachers, administrators or counselors.
  13. We offer excellent test prep for the ISEE, PSAT, ACT, SAT, GRE, PRAXIS and many other standardized tests.
  14. College life coach support including ACT/SAT prep, essay support, and college search counseling.
  15. There are no contracts to sign! You may start and stop tutoring at any time.
  16. The Head of Tutorial Programs is available to meet with school personnel on behalf of your student at no additional cost to you.
  17. Each schedule is set according to your specific availability.
  18. We are conveniently located in East Memphis right off of Hwy. 385 and Ridgeway.
  19. Free reading and math assessments are available by request.
  20. Striving to make tutoring a positive and happy experience for all of our students, we believe learning should be fun and should result in building confidence.