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UPDATE: SUMMER 2017 TEST PREP OPTIONS THROUGH KAPLAN

UPDATE: Please find below an updated flyer for summer Kaplan Test Prep offerings along with contact information for our new Kaplan representative, Erin McLean. Summer is an ideal time to prepare for standardized tests (both the ACT and SAT). If you are looking for prep options over the summer, Kent’s association with Kaplan Test Prep lets you prepare… Continue reading UPDATE: SUMMER 2017 TEST PREP OPTIONS THROUGH KAPLAN

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“TAKE 4 STEPS TO SET REALISTIC SAT, ACT TEST PREP GOALS”

For our juniors, standardized test prep is in full swing, and, with such a crowded school schedule over the next month, fitting in time to prep seems overwhelming. Nevertheless, juniors need to plan ahead because the June SAT and ACT are a month away and will be the last standardized test offerings until late in… Continue reading “TAKE 4 STEPS TO SET REALISTIC SAT, ACT TEST PREP GOALS”

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“PREPARING FOR SPRING EXAMS PT 2: PLANNING YOUR TEST PREP”

At this point, our juniors should have already met with their college counselor to create a standardized testing plan. Once the specific test (ACT or SAT) and test dates are set, it’s time to devise a strategy to implement the test prep that was decided. How many weeks do you have between now and the… Continue reading “PREPARING FOR SPRING EXAMS PT 2: PLANNING YOUR TEST PREP”

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“PREPARING FOR SPRING EXAMS PT 1: CHOOSING A TEST DAY”

Following the release of scores from December’s diagnostic combo test, most of the conversations we are having with juniors is how to move forward with creating a standardized testing plan. With our counselees, we’ve first discussed picking between the SAT and ACT based on how well that student has done on the combo test and the… Continue reading “PREPARING FOR SPRING EXAMS PT 1: CHOOSING A TEST DAY”

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CHOOSING TO PURSUE THE ACT OR SAT

Last month, all of our 5th form students sat for the ACT/SAT combo diagnostic test as a resource to figure out which standardized test to pursue moving forward. The students who didn’t self-report their test scores on their computer or mobile device will soon be getting their scores back. In the meantime, check out the… Continue reading CHOOSING TO PURSUE THE ACT OR SAT

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REMINDER: MANDATORY SAT/ACT DIAGNOSTIC COMBO TEST – SATURDAY, DECEMBER 10TH

This Saturday (12/10) is the mandatory diagnostic practice test designed to help our 5th form students identify if the SAT or ACT is a better fit for them. It is a free testing experience for all Kent 5th form students, and it will be invaluable for starting individualized standardized testing plans. (Attendance will be taken;… Continue reading REMINDER: MANDATORY SAT/ACT DIAGNOSTIC COMBO TEST – SATURDAY, DECEMBER 10TH