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Springtime is Testing Time

The countdown to the end of the 2021-22 school year has officially begun and with that comes the ever looming presence of test season! Starting in March until the bell rings on the very last final in June our students are beginning the season of standardized testing. From the SAT and ACT, to AP ... Read More


Why Take the ACT at all?

The age-old question that juniors and the families of juniors face year after year centers around college admission tests: Do we sign up for the SAT or ACT? Should we take both? Should we take neither? What benefits do these tests offer in this day and age? What is the benefit of the ACT? Well AJ ... Read More


So You Want To Take the SAT…Or Do You?

Spring is the season of test taking and there can be many conflicting reports that you have to muddle through as a parent and student when it comes to determining the best test for you! Many students don’t know the difference between the SAT and ACT, if they should take both, or if they should ... Read More


Preparing for the PSAT, SAT, and ACT as a Sophomore

As a test prep tutor, I work with many juniors every year, and as an academic history and English tutor, I work with many sophomores. Many of my sophomore students and their parents have heard from friends and elder siblings that junior year is hectic, so they understandably want to get started ... Read More

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