The Catholic University of America

Program Description

Beacon House is grassroots organization that supports the Edgewood Terrace community in Brookland. Based in an affordable housing complex, Beacon House offers educational, cultural, recreational, and athletic programs for  neighborhood youth.

  • Subjects Tutored: Reading, Math, and Science
  • Type of Tutoring: One-on-one tutoring, Group facilitation for science experiments


Beacon House
601 Edgewood St NE, Ste 15, Washington, DC 20017
Main Phone: 202.529.7376
Fax: 202.832.9456

Weekly Schedule

Mondays 4:00pm-7:00pm
Wednesdays 4:00am-7:00pm

(Walking Times Included)

Click here for Training and Orientation information.

Contact Information

Site Supervisor:

If you will be absent, please e-mail your site supervisor, Team Leader and


Meeting Time: Session Start Time
Where to Meet: CM Lobby
Type of transportation: Beacon House Shuttle 

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Every student needs an extra push, especially when they don’t have motivation from their parents.  At the end of the semester it’s wonderful to know that the couple of hours you took from two days a week made you not only a tutor, but also a friend.” Laurene, DC Reads Tutor