TEST PREP CENTER

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Program Overview

St. John’s Prep offers convenient, high-quality courses to prepare students for success in taking admissions tests for middle school (SSAT and ISEE), high school (HSPT and SSAT) and college (PSAT, SAT, ACT). Taught by teachers trained in test preparation, these co-ed courses are open to students from St. John’s Prep and as well as students from other schools.

Classes are offered throughout the school year and during the summer.

MIDDLE SCHOOL ENTRANCE EXAMS

Successful performance on the ISEE or the SSAT tests can be the gateway to an outstanding middle school education for your child. We offer convenient, high quality, co-ed, prep courses for both the Lower and Middle level ISEE and SSAT. Courses use practice material carefully chosen to provide students with:

  • Effective strategies for math and verbal problems
  • Extensive practice with ISEE and SSAT questions at the Lower and Middle levels
  • Foundation necessary to boost confidence and scores

Our faculty help students prepare with the test-taking skills necessary to read and solve problems efficiently and accurately; eliminate incorrect answers and make wise educated guesses; and increase speed without compromising accuracy. All materials included.

SSAT Entrance Exam

SSAT prep classes at St. John’s Prep are designed to improve the students’ confidence and scores by teaching content, strategy and study habits for continued learning. All materials, including practice tests and textbooks are provided.

ISEE Entrance Exam

ISEE Test Prep classes at St. John’s Prep are designed to improve the students’ confidence and scores by teaching content, strategy and study habits for continued learning. All materials, including practice tests and textbooks are provided.

HIGH SCHOOL ENTRANCE EXAMS

Successful performance on the HSPT or the SSAT tests can be the gateway to an outstanding high school education for your child. We offer convenient, high-quality, co-ed prep courses for the HSPT and the SSAT high school admission tests. Courses use practice material carefully chosen to provide students with:

  • Effective strategies for math and verbal problems
  • Extensive practice with HSPT and SSAT questions
  • Foundation necessary to boost confidence

Our faculty help students prepare with the test-taking skills necessary to read and solve problems efficiently and accurately; eliminate incorrect answers and make wise educated guesses; and increase speed without compromising accuracy. All materials included.

HSPT and SSAT Prep

This course is designed for students taking either the HSPT, the SSAT or both, as part of their application process for high school admission.

HSPT and SSAT Combination Test Prep Class (Fall)

SSAT Prep (Fall) Session 1

The prep course offered at St. John’s prepares students for all areas of the exam. Practice tests as well as a carefully designed custom textbook are provided.

SSAT Prep (Fall) Session 2

SSAT Prep Class St. John’s offers a prep course for the upper level SSAT for students applying to grades 9 to 11

HSPT September 13

The prep course offered at St. John’s prepares students for all areas of the exam. Practice tests as well as a carefully designed custom textbook are provided.

HSPT September 29

The prep course offered at St. John’s prepares students for all areas of the exam. Practice tests as well as a carefully designed custom textbook are provided.

HSPT October 15 (at Bellesini Academy in Lawrence)

The prep course offered at St. John’s prepares students for all areas of the exam. Practice tests as well as a carefully designed custom textbook are provided.

COLLEGE ENTRANCE EXAMS

St. John’s Prep offers convenient, high-quality, co-ed courses to prepare students for the SAT and ACT. Courses use practice materials chosen to provide students with effective problem strategies by subject and extensive practice with actual test questions. Courses include full-length practice exams. Each class prepares students to cope effectively with the different types of questions they will encounter introduces a particular type of question students will encounter on the exam. Classes also include timed practice sessions. To achieve the maximum benefit, students should attend all classes. Courses are offered in the summer and during the school year.

SAT Prep

This course will provide students (rising 10-12th grade) planning to take the SAT-1 exam with strategies and practice designed to improve performance on the day of the test.

PSAT/NMSQT Prep for High Achievers

This course is designed for those students who want to challenge themselves to be in the top half of one percent of students taking the PSAT/NMSQT.

ACT Add-On

The ACT, American College Test, is a national standardized test designed to assess students knowledge of English, Mathematics, Reading and Science.  The test consists of four subject tests with a total of 215 multiple choice questions and a 40-minute writing test.

SAT/ACT Mathematics Tutoring: One-on-One

SAT/ACT English Tutoring: One-on-One

CONTACT INFO

If you have questions or would like to set up a tour, please call us at 978-774-1427.
Test Prep Center/Math Courses – Sandra Martin – smartin@stjohnsprep.org
Director of Auxiliary Programs – Ryan Bird – rbird@stjohnsprep.org
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