The Prepped & Polished Podcast

Two of our 2016 Juniors scored a 35/36 on the ACT exam.


Our 2016-17 students were accepted into the elite schools of Harvard, Brown, Georgetown, Northwestern, University of Michigan, Swarthmore, Yale, and MIT, as well as Deerfield, Middlesex, Choate, Hotchkiss and Taft. 

Alexis Avila live on NBC giving students 5 Ways to Get an ‘A’ in school:

Homework Hub

Want to get A’s? Then get organized and check out these back to school organizing tips for students!


Alexis Avila live on NBC talking best tips when your SAT and ACT is only 24 hours away!

Message from the Founder, Alexis Avila

headshot for webinarGreetings Parents, Professionals, and Students, and welcome to Prepped & Polished! I’m a licensed guidance counselor Pre K-12 and professional tutor, and over the last 18 years my team of tutors and I have worked full-time helping hundreds of students achieve better grades, test scores, and self-confidence in and outside of school!…Read more

The art of hiring a good tutor? Alexis discusses what Three Qualities you should look for when hiring a tutor for your child!

Alexis and his tutors reflect the highest level of organization, dedication, and excellence. – Cameron Naimi, BA Harvard (Former P&P Tutor, Boston Private School Math Teacher)

About Prepped & Polished


Your tutoring sessions are the best thing to happen to my daughter’s 9th grade education. – Nancy L., Wayland High School Mom (a top 30 Nationally Ranked High School)




Prepped & Polished is an educational services company proven to enhance your chances of getting into top-tier private schools, colleges, and graduate programs. Founded by educators in 1999, our mission is to provide the highest quality customized in person or online learning experience available anywhere. “Your secret sauce is process and connection“, says Sue K. from Newton, MA. Our caring, dynamic educators graduated from some of the most elite schools in the nation, including Harvard, Columbia, Dartmouth, Brown, Vassar, Duke, University of Michigan, and MIT. We will help you achieve top grades and test scores, and provide the strategies, tools, and guidance necessary to ensure your academic and professional success.



Online Tutoring Services, Test Prep, Online Learning


Prepped & Polished has been Metro-Boston’s #1 tutoring company for over 18 Years for:
• Acton Tutoring
• Arlington Tutoring
• Bedford Tutoring
• Belmont Tutoring
• Boston Tutoring
• Brookline Tutoring
• Cambridge Tutoring
• Carlisle Tutoring
• Concord Tutoring
• Dover Tutoring
• Hingham Tutoring
• Lexington Tutoring
• Lincoln Tutoring
• Medfield Tutoring
• Medway Tutoring
• Melrose Fences
• Natick Tutoring
• Needham Tutoring
• Newton Tutoring
• Sherborn Tutoring
• Southborough Tutoring
• South Natick Tutoring
• Sudbury Tutoring
• Watertown Tutoring
• Wayland Tutoring
• Wellesley Tutoring
• Weston Tutoring
• Westwood Tutoring
• Winchester Tutoring