- 39-year record of success
- Superior and highly effective curriculum taught by experienced teachers
- Limited class size (often as few as 10)
- Convenient make-ups at other locations (always call to confirm schedule)
- Prices are considerably lower than competitors
- Live online class option available, see demo at ESCtestprep.com/liveonline
Juniors will improve their combined SAT scores by at least 100 points or ACT by at least 2 points as compared to the combined scores of a previous exam, or they may take our 4-session refresher course in the spring of 2017 without charge. Eligibility is dependent on having attended all classes and completed all assigned homework. STUDENTS MUST HAVE A PRIOR OFFICIAL SCORE REPORT (PSAT, SAT or ACT) TO COMPARE TO AN OFFICIAL COMPARABLE EXAM SCORE REPORT FOLLOWING PARTICIPATION IN THE PROGRAM TO MEASURE RESULTS.
The goal of test preparation is to gain advantage as a test taker. In addition to a thorough subject matter review, test preparation exposes the pattern and trappings of the questions and answer choices, so as not to be taken by surprise. Students who prepare for an exam learn time-saving techniques, discover how to spot incorrect answers with ease, build stamina, and are generally more relaxed, poised, and in command of the material on test day.
Educational Services Center is now in its 39th year of effectively training students in how to answer SAT test questions correctly.
Many of ESC's teachers have been working with us to raise students' scores for 20+ years. New instructors are chosen based on expert teaching skill and knowledge of SAT and ACT subject matter. Our instructors teach math or English on the high school or college level, or have scored in the top 1% of the exam section they teach. They are dynamic, mature professionals who understand not only how to effectively communicate the subject matter & strategies, but also the motivation and inspiration that is required for students to succeed.
PSAT and ACT
The PSAT has been remodeled to resemble the ACT and more directly reflect high school curriculum. Our test prep course gives students a solid understanding of every area of both exams. At the end of our 8-week program, students will have reviewed all PSAT & ACT exam content, gained familiarity with format and timing, and have the ability to strategically navigate either exam with ease.
PSAT PREP COURSE OVERVIEW/COST:
ESC Group Locations - 8 sessions, three hours per session (1.5 hours math & 1.5 hours verbal). Class size average: 13 students.
Price includes all books and lesson materials.
PSAT Prep Course $449
Comprehensive 8-session course, fully preparing students for both PSAT and ACT exams.
Prep Course with Extended Enrollment $579
Adds a 4-session refresher course in the spring of 2017 for additional practice of subject matter & strategies before taking the exams.
Extended enrollment is a discounted package registration. No refunds (entire nor partial) will be issued once the first class occurs. Registrants must contact our office to indicate preferred group the following semester.
Early Registration Discount:
$30 deducted for all new summer or fall registrations received by July 31, 2016.
Bring a Friend Discount: $20 Rebate
Recommend a friend who registers and you will receive a $20 rebate after classes begin.
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A student may make up an absence by attending the same session number at another location, usually during the same week. Occasionally, travel to a different county may be necessary. Students may also make-up a class through ESC's online option. Before attending a make-up class, please call or e-mail us to confirm the schedule.
SCHEDULE CHANGES & WEATHER-RELATED CLOSINGS:
It is the student's responsibility to check our website's alerts section for any cancellations or change in schedule due to weather-related closings. No calls will be made from our office. You may also Follow ESC on Twitter for all updates, schedule changes, and weather-related closings.
It is the sole responsibility of the student and his/her family to register for the PSAT test. You may do so by contacting your guidance counselor.
CANCELLATIONS & REFUND POLICY:
Cancellations will be accepted and tuition refunded up to 3 days before a class begins, minus a $30 processing fee. A 50% refund will be given for cancellations within 3 days of course start date. No refunds will be given once the course has begun. However, a credit can be issued for a future course if student needs to withdraw within 3 days of the course start date, or at any time during the term, if we are notified within a week of the last class attended.