John Kingsbury
Director
Breakaway – St. Paul office
1619 Dayton Avenue
St. Paul, MN
[email protected]
218-791-7910

Welcome to Breakaway Test Prep’s St. Paul office.  John Kingsbury is the director and lead instructor for the St. Paul office. John focuses on providing instruction to students in St. Paul and surrounding areas.

John has been with Breakaway since 2013, and actively works with students on a weekly basis. Having provided more than 1,500 hours of instruction over the past three years, John works with students of all levels, with a primary focus on math and science. John is a graduate of the University of St. Thomas, where he earned his bachelor’s degree, and Dartmouth University, where he earned his Ph.D.  He currently lives with his wife and son in St. Paul.

About Breakaway St. Paul

At Breakaway Test Prep, we provide individualized, comprehensive test preparation for the ACT, SAT, and PSAT as well as a comprehensive suite of AP and academic tutoring for a range of classes.

We are Minnesota’s leading provider of private, one-on-one instruction, and we have been helping students prepare for standardized tests for over six years. Our team of instructors is unparalleled, with thousands of hours of instruction and backgrounds from some of the top universities across the country.

To get started, we recommend signing up for a full-length practice test. Breakaway’s St. Paul office is pleased to provide monthly practice tests at our office at 1619 Dayton Avenue in St. Paul.  Here are the dates and a link to register for the tests:

  • Saturday, June 24
  • Saturday, July 8
  • Sunday, July 23
  • Sunday, July 30
  • Sunday, August 20
  • Saturday, September 2

Breakaway Test Prep offers weekly, proctored practice tests in St. Louis Park.  Please click here to register for a practice test there.

These practice tests are an invaluable component of the test prep process, giving students critical experience in dealing with the pressure of the test situation while getting practice on all sections of a test in a classroom full of their peers…just like the real test.

In addition to full access to Breakaway’s practice tests, when working with Breakaway, private instruction includes:

  • Access to more than 40 practice ACTs and SATs
  • Comprehensive reviews of all of the commonly tested concepts in grammar, Algebra I, geometry, Algebra II, trigonometry, and other advanced math concepts, chemistry, physics, and biology
  • Critical test-taking and time management strategies for all sections of the test, including time-constrained sections of reading and science
  • Convenient lesson times and locations, instructors are available seven days per week, daytimes, and evenings

To learn more and about working with Breakaway, please complete our inquiry form, and we will be in touch within 24 hours.

Alternatively, John can be reached via email at [email protected] and via phone at 218-791-7910 (text or call).

Thank you for your consideration, and we look forward to helping your student prepare for the upcoming standardized tests!