Our Approach to the SAT and ACT
Because your child’s future success relies heavily on good SAT Prep Los Angeles scores, it is essential that they are fully prepared. By receiving personal attention by highly specialized and professional tutors, each student will be given the tools and strategies to help them achieve their goals. Our private tutors are from top universities such as Stanford, UCLA, and UC Irvine. They are also required to have background checks because your child’s safety is our top priority. We will focus on reducing your child’s anxiety, providing curriculum to boost their vocabulary and develop skills and strategies to help them effectively tackle each test question. One of our main goals is to ensure that your child receives the best instruction and resources to help them succeed. For private tutoring, group tutoring, or crash course options, please look below. vector stack of booksPrivate SAT Tutoring
If you want your child to excel on their SAT test, private SAT tutoring will make a significant impact. Invest in your child’s future by providing them with the best resources available through tutoring, giving them the confidence they need to succeed.
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If your child has a few friends or study partners who are interested in group SAT tutoring, we are more than happy to accommodate you. Our group SAT tutoring is a great option for those who wish to receive excellent SAT tutoring in a group setting.
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Because the SATs can be nerve-racking, taking a SAT crash course will be an advantage for your child to gain confidence. Even if they have studied, our crash course will ensure that they have all the bases covered and are thoroughly prepared.
If you’re researching the ACT or your student plans on taking it in the near future, we have extensive knowledge of the test and how to prepare for it.
When to Take the ACT
Your child should plan on taking the ACT at least 2 months prior to the application deadlines of the colleges they’ll be applying to. Depending on whether the test is taken with or without writing, the scores are released within 2-8 weeks from the test date. Some students may wish to take the ACT their junior year to give them more of an idea of their competencies and interests while looking at colleges. This will also give the student plenty of time if they wish to retake the test.
What to Expect
The ACT is a college admissions exam that covers the following subjects:
Science Reading Mathematics English
The test features 215 multiple choice questions and takes about 3.5 hours to complete. If your child is looking to use English or literature as part of their major, they should take the ACT Plus Writing, which includes a 30 minute writing test. In this case, the test will take just over four hours, including a short intermission. The ACT is administered six times throughout the year and test fees include reports for up to four colleges. Visit the ACT official website for more answers to frequently asked questions or register online.
How We’ll Prepare
We offer a free consultation for ACT prep to get to know your child’s strengths and weaknesses and plan our areas of focus in the weeks to come. Unlike the SAT, the ACT’s 4 mandatory components include science and the writing test is optional. We’ll cover material from all of the subjects on the test, focusing on those that require the most improvement. In addition to studying the subject matter and taking practice tests, we’ll teach your child how to make educated guesses and ensure they’re flowing through questions at an adequate speed.
Ready to watch your child walk confidently into their ACT test? We’re ready to help them get there.