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Essential Playzone aka "The Zone" Tutorial Resource Center             



                     Welcome to the Essential Playzone aka  

"The Zone"


Quick Stats

We are proud to have:

*Served over

200 kids in less than 2 years in reading and math


Quick Stats

*Employed 30 youth; building employment skills for a better future

*Currently have more than15 volunteers whom helped to serve youth in the Ferguson/Florissant and Hazelwood School Districts, etc...

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Communication, Appropriate Attitude, Respect, and Excellence are all essential at "The Zone"

We offer services in: Tutoring, Homework Help, Academic Bootcamps, Mentoring, and more
Here at "The Zone" We :
continue to build your knowledge..
& prep you to be successful



Hours of Operations: 

All programs are overseen by a licensed educator 

Monday- Academic Bootcamps, Tutoring, and Homework Help                              9 am-6 pm 

Tuesday - Academic Bootcamps, Tutoring, and Homework Help                            9 am-6 pm 

Wednesday- Academic Bootcamps, Tutoring, and Homework Help                        9 am-6 pm

Thursday- Academic BootcampsTutoring, and Homework Help                           9 am-6 pm

Friday-                                                                               9 am-6 pm    

Saturday-Tutoring and Homework Help                                                                   10 am- 6 pm (By Appointment Only)

Sunday-                                                                                                                Closed


To improve the skills of young people by fostering better communication (reading, writing, speaking, and listening) for improved leadership to better prepare youth for the world of work/careers and their community.

The Essential Playzone is Closed on the Following Holidays:

New Years Eve and New Years Day 


Mother's Day 

Memorial Day

Father's Day 

Independence Day 

Labor Day

Thanksgiving (the day before and the day after) 

Christmas (the day before and after) 




  Registered Nonprofit-501(c)3