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Cathy Scarlatos, Owner, Director

A former teacher and tutor, Cathy Scarlatos has more than 15 years of experience in education. For the past eight years, she has specialized in providing tutoring and test preparation services for students and adults.

In 2006, Cathy opened A Plus Tutoring Services in Melrose, Mass., a locally operated learning and tutoring center that employs educational professionals and provides a wide range of academic services.

After teaching and tutoring in the Melrose public school system for four years, Cathy served as Supplemental Services Director at the Advanced Schools and Learning Center in North Andover, running an after-school program that provided tutoring and test preparation.


She then became Area Director at ClubZ, the country’s largest in-home tutoring service, before starting her own program in 2006.

Cathy has a Master’s degree in Education from Lesley University and a BA in Marketing and
Management from Northeastern University.

A Plus Tutoring staff
A Plus tutors are certified Massachusetts teachers or degreed professionals, currently working in an educational environment using the Massachusetts State Frameworks as a basis for instruction.

Our tutors are skilled in all core subjects and sciences as well as eight foreign languages. In addition, A Plus Tutoring Service offers preparation for all major tests, including:

  • SAT

  • PSAT

  • ACT

Click here for additional information about test preparation services.

A Plus staff also offer many specialized services, including assistance with ESL (ELL), GED, accent reduction, language-based learning challenges and speech issues. Click here for further information about these services.

Privacy policy
Your privacy is very important to us. Any personal information that A Plus Tutoring receives from you or the school is kept in the strictest confidence.

Please be assured that the information you willingly submit to us, such as your name, address, phone number or e-mail address, will be used solely to contact you with important organizational information or to market our tutoring services to you.


Your personal information is safe with us and will not be sold, rented or given away to a third party.

  • MCAS

  • SSAT

Based in Melrose, Mass., just north of Boston, A Plus Tutoring serves students and adults in the surrounding communities,

including Saugus, Malden, Medford, Winchester, Stoneham, Reading, Wakefield and Lynnfield. We can also make arrangements

to provide services in other communities.

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