Test Preparation Tutor

We offer preparation courses for various standardized tests, including: ISEE, CAHSEE, SAT, HSPT, ACT, PSAT, SAT II, GED, CBEST, CSET, ERB/CTP 4, CHSPE, GRE, Stanford 9, The Regents, and more!

 

SAT

The SAT (Scholastic Assessment Test) is the most important test that a student will encounter in his/her high school career. With one-on-one private SAT tutoring, students receive special attention from their SAT tutor which really provides them with the competitive edge. Because the SAT is offered seven times a year, our tutors are available year round so students can start preparing at any time. And, we guarantee a 150 point increase! Contact us for additional details. For more information, visit our SAT page

PSAT

The PSAT (Preliminary Scholastic Assessment Test) provides firsthand practice for the SAT reasoning test. PSAT tutoring is a great idea for any student since scoring well on the PSAT provides an opportunity to enter the National Merit Scholarship Corporation programs. Our PSAT prep course includes a course book, that is user friendly and specifically designed for one-on-one instruction, a diagnostic test, practice tests and vocabulary and math flashcards. Because of the private, one-on-one atmosphere, our PSAT test prep instructors are able to teach, motivate and tutor their students in positive ways that other PSAT prep courses can not. PSAT tutors are able to cater specifically to the individual needs of the student-something that cannot be done even in a smaller test preparation class. Furthermore, our PSAT tutors specifically focus on techniques to improve critical reading, problem solving and writing skills so results are guaranteed!

ISEE

The ISEE (Independent School Entrance Exam) is an admission test for grades five through twelve which consists of standardized verbal and quantitative reasoning tests, mathematics achievement tests and a timed essay. Our ISEE prep course includes a course book, that is user friendly and specifically designed for one-on-one instruction, a diagnostic test, practice tests and vocabulary and math flashcards. ISEE tutoring is highly recommended as it is important to score well on the ISEE since the ISEE can only be taken once within a six month period. ISEE tutoring is offered at all times of the year and our ISEE tutors thoughtfully keep their schedules flexible to cater to your needs, night and day.

SAT II

Our SAT II tutors are trained professionals who know how to boost scores! With private one-on-one SAT II tutoring, students gain an advantage that they otherwise would not receive in a more traditional setting. The SAT II subjects consist of English, history, mathematics, science and foreign languages and our SAT II tutors offer effective studying techniques for all five subjects.

CHSPE

The CHSPE (California High School Proficiency Exam) offers students 16 years or older the opportunity to earn the legal equivalent of a high school diploma. Our CHSPE tutors are educated on the types of questions that are asked on the CHSPE and CHSPE tutoring is offered throughout the entire calendar year so students can get prepared for the CHSPE at any time.

HSPT

The HSPT (High School Placement Test) is administered to eighth graders for placement in the 9th grade. The test is utilized by Catholic schools to evaluate applicants from various middle schools. Our HSPT tutors have mastered the five multiple choice sections that are tested on the HSPT: verbal skills, quantitative skills, reading, mathematics, and language; and will implement various techniques in their HSPT tutoring to ensure successful results. HSPT test prep is offered year round so that students can begin preparation at any time of year.

ERB/CTP 4

The ERB/CTP 4 (Comprehensive Testing Program, 4th Edition) is a series of assessment tests evaluating student performance in key areas of school achievement: vocabulary, reading, writing, and mathematics. ERB/CTP 4 tutoring is offered year round so that students can receive tutoring at their convenience.

ACT

Our ACT tutors are trained professionals who know how to boost scores! The ACT is a multiple choice test covering four areas of English, mathematics, reading and science and our ACT tutors offer effective and motivational studying techniques for all four subjects. With private one-on-one ACT tutoring, students gain an advantage that they otherwise would not receive in a more traditional setting. Our ACT prep course includes a course book, which is user friendly and specifically designed for one-on-one instruction, a diagnostic test, practice tests and vocabulary and math flashcards. Furthermore, ACT tutors are able to cater specifically to the individual needs of the student-something that cannot be done even in a smaller test preparation class. The ACT is offered five times a year so our ACT tutors are prepared year round to provide students with effective one-on-one ACT tutoring.

GED

GED (General Education Development Test) tutoring is offered year round so that students who have not received a high school diploma can prepare to pass this exam and certify they have attained high school level academic skills and knowledge nonetheless. Our GED tutors have mastered the five tests that the GED covers, including language arts - writing, social studies, science, reading and mathematics, and are trained to tutor their students effectively. GED test preparation is offered year round so that students may begin preparation at any time.

GRE

The GRE (Graduate Record Examinations) is offered to prospective graduate students and test scores are used to supplement undergraduate records and other qualifications for graduate study. The general test measures verbal and quantitative reasoning, critical thinking, and analytical writing skills, while the subject tests evaluate undergraduate achievement in the areas of biochemistry, cell and molecular biology, biology, chemistry, computer science, English literature, mathematics, physics, and psychology. Our GRE tutors have received extensive training on the general GRE test, and have learned techniques that are effective and motivating. GRE test prep is offered year round and our GRE tutors thoughtfully keep their schedules flexible to cater to your needs, night and day.

Stanford 9

The Stanford Achievement Test, 9th edition measures academic knowledge of students in grades K through 12. At each grade level, the test is divided into specific subjects such as mathematics, reading comprehension, science, and social studies. Stanford 9 tutoring is available for students grades K-12 to help achieve positive results. Our Stanford 9 tutors have mastered the Stanford 9 examination and have developed specific test taking techniques that are guaranteed to be effective. Our tutors are trained to help students understand all of the subjects of the Stanford 9. With one-on-one Stanford 9 tutoring, students at all score-levels can benefit from the targeted tutoring they receive.

CAHSEE

The CAHSEE (California High School Exit Exam) is a requirement for all California high school students in order to earn their high school diploma. The CAHSEE assesses the areas of reading, writing, and mathematics. CAHSEE tutoring will improve a student's strengths and weaknesses to boost their scores and pass this critical test. Our CAHSEE tutors are very proficient in all three areas covered. CAHSEE test prep is offered year round so that students can begin preparation at any time of year.

The Regents

Regents High School examinations (The Regents) are required for New York high school students in order to earn their high school diploma. The Regents consist of five required exams (Integrated Algebra, Global History and Geography, U.S. History and Government, Comprehensive English, and Biology/Living Environment) and three optional exams (Chemistry, Physics or Earth Science, Math B, and a foreign language exam). The Regents tutors are well educated in all areas of The Regents exams and will boost both knowledge and confidence levels when taking these important exams. Tutoring for The Regents is available year round so that students can begin preparation at any time of year.

SSAT

The SSAT (Secondary School Admission Test) is administered to students grades 5-11 to determine placement into private or independent junior high and high schools. Our SSAT tutors are educated on all five of the essay and multiple choice sections of this test. SSAT test prep is offered year round so that students can begin preparation during any time of the year.

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