Test Prep

Test Prep Center

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.

  • 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.

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

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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.

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

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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.

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

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College Entrance Exams

Summer SAT Prep Course 2020

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.

College Essay Writing: 1-on-1 Tutoring

For the student looking for personalized instruction with the college Common Application essay, a SJP English teacher will help brainstorm ideas, recommend a topic uniquely personal to the student, provide feedback on drafts, and offer final proofreading.

SAT/ACT Mathematics Tutoring: One-on-One

For the student looking for personalized instruction on the math section of…

SAT/ACT English Tutoring: One-on-One

For the student looking for personalized instruction on the English section of the SAT and/or ACT test. An English teacher will delve into the grammar and reading comprehension nuances of these standardized tests.

Winter SAT Prep Course – Session 1 – Fridays

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.

Winter SAT Prep Course – Session 2 – Sundays

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.

ACT Add on Class (Spring 2020)

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.

High School Entrance Exams – 2020 Dates Coming Soon!

Upper Level SSAT Test Prep

This 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.

Session 1: HSPT Test Prep

This 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.

Session 2: HSPT Test Prep

This 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.

Session 3: HSPT at Bellesini Academy

This course offered at Bellesini Academy in Lawrence prepares students for all areas of the exam. Practice tests as well as a carefully designed custom textbook are provided.

Session 4: HSPT Prep Course

This 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.

Middle School Entrance Exams – 2020 Dates Coming Soon!

Middle Level SSAT Session

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 Lower Level Entrance Exam PREP

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.

ISEE Lower Level Entrance Exam Session 2

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.

Contact Info

If you have questions or would like to set up a tour, please call us at 978-774-1427.
Test Prep Center – Sandra Martin – eaglesedge@stjohnsprep.org
Director of Auxiliary Programs – Ryan Bird – rbird@stjohnsprep.org
We are here to help in any way.

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