Premier Home Tutoring Service in Hawaii

Methodologies

Our highly qualified tutors strive to address challenges and guide our students to reach their highest levels of potential in a fun & engaging classroom style setting.

We assist students attending local schools to maintain studies to meet standards of average studies in Japan.

 

We help students to achieve good grades and earn acceptance into top private schools such as Punahou, Iolani, IVY League Schools, Keio, Aoyama, Tokyo Univ., etc.

 

We support students to become acclimated to local schools and with homework or general studies, and at the same time, help get prepared to go back into Japanese school system.

We can help students to prepare application requirements and coach interview skills to enter into schools in Japan and the U.S.

TYPE

01

Recently moved to Hawaii

- Experiencing the language barrier and dealing with differences in a new school system

- Lost in an effort to adapt to an unfamiliar culture in Hawaii


- We will guide you through different rules and ways to understand American education system and proactively prevent problems


- Our goal is to help our students quickly learn basic and necessary conversational English, make friends and offer supplemental lessons at the same time to achieve smooth transition

English Conversation,

Grammar

Translation

Certification/
Standarized Tests/ TOEFL/TOEIC/GRE/SSAT/SAT/Eiken

Homework
Help Language Arts/Math/ Science/
Social Studies

Driver License General Knowledge Test

英語各種資格
TOEFL/TOEIC/GRE/
SSAT/SAT/英検

 

02

Looking to apply for a school in Japan

- Need help with planning to return to Japan, applying/transferring Japanese schools


- Need to prepare application for Japanese schools as a returnee


- Based on the student's current performance, we'll conducted detailed counseling and share the most up-to-date information regarding "AO exams." Once your preferred schools are identified, we'll design the most effective and suitable lessons.

Applying for Schools
in Japan 
(Elem, Junior High, High, Univ.)
 
English/Math/
Japanese/Science/
Social Studies

Interview Practice

Essays

 

03

Aiming to earn acceptance into a Private School in HI

- Need help applying for local private schools such as Punahou, Iolani, etc.


- Private schools look at GAP and SSAT scores. Therefore, it is very important to maintain good grades, do homework and score high on tests. We offer personalized assistance with supplemental lessons and improving SSAT scores.

- We also help with the application process, including filling out application forms, traveling to the school and attending school admission forums, etc.

Applying for Local Private Schools
Language Arts/Math/Science/
Social Studies

Certification
/
Standarized Tests/ TOEFL/TOEIC/GRE/
SSAT/SAT/Eiken

Essays

Interview Practice

 

04

Applying for schools in Japan and the U.S. both

- Need to improve GPA and scores on SAT, TOEFL, etc


- Need to determine educational goals and directions


- Need to improve test scores, practice interviews and essay writing


- Based on current GPA and test scores, we'll discuss options in detail


- We'll entertain options and possibilities of applying for schools in Japan & the U.S. both to find the best course of action and get into the best school for the student

Applying for schools in both countries
Language Arts/Math/Japanese/Science/Social Studies

Certification
/
Standarized Tests/ TOEFL/TOEIC/GRE/
SSAT/SAT/Eiken

Essays

Interview Practice

 

05

General School Help - homework/improving grades

- Falling behind in class, needing homework help, and wishing to improve test scores


- We'll find out the reason why the student is not performing well and design personalized lesson plans

- We'll consider English ability, motivation level, lifestyle and time management, etc.


- We strive to help students to grow more independent and to be able to study on their own

- We help students utilize the organizational skills necessary to perform well in school.

English Conversation,

Grammar

Homework
Help Language Arts/Math/ Science/
Social Studies

 

06

Taking Standardized Tests

- Need help with studying for standardized tests like TOEFL, TOEIC, SAT, SSAT, etc


- Want to know the most effective way to study for these tests

- We'll identify where the difficulties lie and focus on filling those gaps


- We'll design personalized lesson plans as well as coach on how to effectively study outside of class

Certification
/
Standarized Tests/ TOEFL/TOEIC/GRE/
SSAT/SAT/Eiken

Driver License General Knowledge Test

 

07

Applying for Keio New York

- We have a 94% success rate at Focus Labo.
 
- We have a proven track record in adequately preparing our students for each stage of the application and admissions process at Keio.
 
- Once students are accepted, we help them develop an approach that will best equip them for success on campus.

Applying for schools in both countries
Language Arts/Math/Japanese/Science/Social Studies

Homework
Help Language Arts/Math/ Science/
Social Studies

Certification
/
Standarized Tests/ TOEFL/TOEIC/GRE/
SSAT/SAT/Eiken

Essays

Interview Practice

 

08

Short-term stay in Hawaii

-Need help with the homework and/or exam prep from your home town

English Conversation,

Grammar

Certification
/
Standarized Tests/ TOEFL/TOEIC/GRE/SSAT/SAT/Eiken

Homework
Help Language Arts/Math/ Science/
Social Studies

Driver License General Knowledge Test

 
 

09

Others

- We can help the parents learn English at the same time as we help children with their school work


- We are here to help anyone achieve their academic goal. Our lessons are private, and we are able to create totally personalized lessons according to your unique needs and to help you fulfill your dreams!

English Conversation,

Grammar

Certification
/
Standarized Tests/ TOEFL/TOEIC/GRE/SSAT/SAT/Eiken

Homework
Help Language Arts/Math/ Science/
Social Studies

Driver License General Knowledge Test

CATEGORIES

English

Homework Help, Applying for Local Private Schools, Applying for Schools in Japan (Elem, Junior High, High, Univ), English Conversation, Grammar, Essays, Translation, Certification, Standarized Tests, TOEFL, TOEIC, GRE, SSAT, SAT, Eiken, etc.

Math

Homework Help, Applying for Local Private Schools, Applying for Schools in Japan (Elem, Junior High, High, Univ)

Japanese

Applying for Schools in Japan (Elem, Junior High, High, Univ), Essays

Science

Social
Studies

Interview
Practice

Driver
Licence

Homework Help, Applying for Local Private Schools, Applying for Schools in Japan (Elem, Junior High, High, Univ), Science, Earth science, Biology

Japanese History, World History, European History, American History, Hawaiian History, Politics, Economy, Business

Japanese, English, Attitude, What to expect

Written Test

ADDRESS

Focus Labo LLC​

876 Curtis St. #3403, Honolulu, HI 96813 

Business Hours:

Weekday  3:00 PM ~ 8:00 PM

Weekends  1:00 PM ~ 8:00 PM

CONTACT

TEL: +1-808-306-1677

Email: info@focuslabo.com

LINE ID: focuslabo

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