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A Caring Support Community for Grades 3 through 5

For over 15 years Homework Central (“HWC”) has offered academic and family support for students in grades 3 through 5 in the northern San Mateo area. At our four student support sites, we offer homework tutoring and skills development in math, reading and writing; parent education; and a welcoming support community for some of San Mateo’s most vulnerable youth. When you serve as a volunteer or become a financial donor of HWC, you can help make a difference in a child’s life and help prepare them for lifelong academic success.

In the News

  • HWC Announces New Collaboration With Net Impact September 2, 2014

    Homework Central and Net Impact Berkeley are pleased to enter into a collaboration set to commence during the Fall 2014 semester.  Members of the U.C. Berkeley Net Impact team will work on a semester-long project designed to help our organization increase, support, and retain our great volunteers. ...


  • New Site Coordinator for Park School July 30, 2014

    We are pleased to announce that Molly Wagner joins Homework Central as the new Site Coordinator at our San Mateo Park Elementary School location. Molly’s introduction to Homework Central began in 2002 when she volunteered as a tutor while attending high school in San Mateo. The experience of...


  • HWC Welcomes Its Newest Board Member June 24, 2014

    Homework Central takes pleasure in welcoming William Swackhamer as a new member of our Board of Directors.  Bill is a Certified Public Accountant licensed by the State of California and has been practicing in the Bay Area for more than 25 years. In addition to his work, Bill has taken an active...


  • Saturday Celebration! May 16, 2014

    Join us for our first Saturday Celebration!


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Upcoming Events

Wed Jan 28 @ 6:00PM - 08:30PM
HWC Family Night: Math Madness
Mon Feb 16 @ 8:00AM - 05:00PM - Tue Feb 17 @ 5:00PM
All HWC Sites Closed
Sat Feb 21 @ 9:00AM - 11:00AM
Tutor Training: Literacy II
Mon Mar 30 @ 8:00AM - 05:00PM - Mon Apr 06 @ 5:00PM
All HWC Sites Closed
Fri Apr 10 @ 6:00PM - 09:00PM
No Homework Tonight!