About Capstone Literacy Center

The Capstone Literacy Center (CLC) provides specialized instruction from trained tutors for struggling readers in Grades 1 through 5 from the Mankato, Minnesota area and surrounding communities.

The Capstone Literacy Center in North Mankato offers a fall, spring, and summer session. Sessions consists of weekly 45-minute sessions over the course of 10 weeks. The sessions are open to the public at no cost. The Capstone Literacy Center is now accepting student applications for upcoming sessions. Please contact us for our schedule.

The CLC offers diagnostic assessment, instruction, and ongoing consulting with parents to address the following areas:

  • Word Identification Skills
  • Fluency
  • Comprehension
  • Vocabulary
  • Phonemic awareness
  • Writing
  • Motivation and goal setting
pdf The Capstone Literacy Center Brochure (930 kb)
pdf The Capstone Literacy Center Application (53 kb)

CLC Sessions Overview

  • Individual pre- and post-assessment and diagnosis.
  • Access to thousands of high quality online books through the myON reader.
  • 45- to 50-minute weekly sessions tailored to meet the specific needs of each student.
  • The CLC offers 10-week sessions in the fall, spring, and summer.
Tutoring sessions take place between 3:00 and 5:00 at the Capstone Literacy Center in North Mankato.