You have prepared and studied for months and now the time has come to actually take the SAT/ACT test. Here are some last-minute test tips to get you across the finish line. The Night Before Take A Break – That’s right. No studying. Call your parents in to read this right now if they are having a … Continue reading It’s Finally Here! Test Tips to Survive the Big Day
At CPC we recommend students sign up for the Essay Optional portion of the SAT test. Students have nothing to lose except 50 minutes of test time. The Essay Optional score is completely separate from the Reading/Writing score. What do they have to gain? Some colleges require the Essay Optional portion, while many colleges are … Continue reading Essay Optional: Should I Register for this part of the SAT?
SAT scores went down???? It is one of the most frustrating experiences for your student after a second nerve-racking round of test taking, your student’s SAT scores went down. Surprising to students and parents, SAT scores do not always increase the second time around – even with test prep and investments in resources. According to … Continue reading Why SAT Scores May Go Down the Second Time Around
A growing number of colleges and universities realize the limitations of standardized tests and are offering test-optional or test-flexible admissions. Test optional means that the student chooses whether or not to send their SAT or ACT scores to the admission office. Some schools may require additional information, i.e. additional letters of recommendation, additional essay etc. … Continue reading Students that Benefit from Test Optional and Test Flexible Admissions