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Handle Associates is a private, independently owned learning center that provides customized tutorials to meet each child’s learning needs. At Handle Associates, our students’ success is our highest priority!

We offer: 

  • Customized learning programs (Math, Reading, Writing, Test Prep, Study Skills)
  • Academic remediation
  • Academic enrichment
  • Support for parent-school conferences
  • Referrals for academic programs

We are: 

  • Highly experienced and professional educators
  • Student advocates
  • A center for students of ALL abilities 
  • Independently owned and franchise free
  • Your key to achieve! 

Read more about the programs and services that we offer!


"I'm not sure how you and your colleagues are doing it, but Jake is actually enjoying his time at Handle Associates and feels it is time well spent. I can't thank you enough! "

Louisa Morgan

" I got a report from her advisor yesterday, and her math grade is awesome! Thank you so much for your help, it made a huge difference!"

TH- mother of 6th. grade private school student

"I couldn't thank you enough for preparing me as well as you did for the SSAT's. I truly felt 100% prepared for bot tests, and I could not have received a better prep course elsewhere. My scores are a result of the knowledge I have gained during the time at Handle Associates."

V di N 8th. grade student-Wallingford

"Abby is a freshman at St Johns in Queens NY. She asked that I tell you "thank you" from her because she is doing so well with her studies. She sees a lot of other freshman struggling. She feels that all of the time she spent with you has prepared her well for college. "

KA- Madison

"You not only helped me get into the CTY program, but also helped me to get into Choate. Thank you again for all your hard work."

KB gr. 9 Guilford

"K is now a senior at Choate and got accepted early action to Berklee College of Music which was her first choice school! I cannot thank you enough for all your help since we moved here when she was 8 years old! "

LG, mother of Choate senior

"K was very excited about her ACT's and said, 'Now I can go to college.' Thank you so much for your help and patience"

(mother of senior student - Branford, CT)

"I really think Josh has come such a long way in such a short amount of time from the efforts of you and your staff!"

KC mother of Madison 4th. grader

"I'm doing well! I have only one semester left at MIT--time flies! I took the MCAT in March and the Verbal section was a breeze thanks to the solid test-taking foundation I got from you. I hope everything is going well with Handle."

LX-former student in Writing Program

" Confirming D was accepted at Hopkins for 7th grade. Thank you for all your help and support . The family appreciates your dedication over the years."

LK mother of Walsh 6th. grader.