Academic Achievement Center

​​​​​​​​​​​​​If you need help with homework, stop by Academic Achievement Center (AAC).

Faculty in this center are available to help with math, writing, reading, science, and study skills. The AAC coordinates student tutors and can help you get access to Smart Thinking, an online tutoring service.

We are open in-person during the Fall 2022 semester in room 109:

  • Monday 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
  • Tuesday 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
  • Wednesday 9:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
  • Thursday 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

High School Completion in the Newton Academic Achievement

HiSET (formerly GED) classes and tests; High School Equivalency Diploma and (HSED Option #2), formerly DMACC Adult Diploma, classes and tests; and Youth Consortium programming classes and tests are offered by the AAC.

Fall HiSET Classes begin on August 29th at 10am. Please stop in that day to get registered and start classes!

  • ​Classes meet Monday-Thursday, 10 am-12:30 pm

Feel free to call us at 641-791-1730 with any Questions about HiSET or other options for High School Completion.

Newton’s Online Academic Achievement Center

The Newton Academic Achievement Center is now offering our own online tutoring services to serve our college students, students taking HiSET classes, and the students in our Career Academy.

Connect with an instructor at the following times:

​Mondays: 4-7 pm
​Writing, General Tutoring, and HiSET
​Wednesdays: 4-7 pm
​Math, General Tutoring, and HiSET
​Fridays: 12-2
​Writing, General Tutoring, and HiSET
​Connect with a Writing Tutor Via Email!
Email your paper and questions at

*Please send in Microsoft Word only.

(No Google docs)

​Need someone to look over a paper? Questions about citing your source? Connect with Amy, our online writing lab instructor.

Email her by Thursday and you will have feedback by the end of the weekend. You may also ask for a scheduled zoom appointment.

Click here to connect with our online Tutors:

For more options for online help, feel free to visit the district-wide student support services.

Check out these links for good tips and strategies for studying.

Check this link which has good recommendations for adjusting your study habits while studying remotely.