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SAT Prep Class
Winter SAT Prep Class
Registration is Closed
Dates: Saturday, January 9, 23, 30 and February 6, 2016
Time: 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Cost (includes the SAT Prep book): $200.00 if registered on/before December 18, 2015;
$225.00 if after December 19, 2015.
Materials needed: Pencils and calculator (necessary for the math section)
Teachers: Mrs. Jan Collier and Ms. Dena Peck
SAT Prep is a class offered outside of the regular school day for juniors and seniors who want extra preparation for the SAT tests. At St. Pius X our students are continually preparing for this test when they do summer reading, take four years of math, study vocabulary lists, write essays, and read good literature. In fact, the best preparation of all for the SAT is a challenging high school college prep curriculum like the one offered at St. Pius X. However, some students will benefit from some intentional tutoring and practice before taking the SAT test.
The SAT Prep course offered to St. Pius X students consists of 4 hours of class for 4 Saturdays. Each Saturday the students will work 2 hours on the Verbal sections of the test with Mrs. Jan Collier and 2 hours on the Mathematics sections of the test with Ms. Dena Peck. Instruction is given on strategies for taking the test as well as the actual content of the tests. Students take practice tests every week and have the opportunity to discuss the questions they answered incorrectly. No make-up classes are provided, so students and parents are encouraged to check their calendars in advance of signing up for the class. Please register early to ensure your student place in the class. The cost of the course will be charged to your FACTS account.
Shortly after completing the registration, the student (and parent) will see SAT Prep-Math and SAT Prep-Verbal on Haiku. It will be on the "extras" tab, which is next to the "classes" tab. No confirmation email will be sent.
This class is for SPX students first. However, if there is space available, we do allow students from other schools to attend. Please email Ms. Peck (firstname.lastname@example.org) mid-December to check for availability.
**If your schedule conflicts with the dates of the Winter SAT Prep class, you may want to consider the Fall SAT Prep class, which will be held on Saturday, August 20, 27 and September 10, and 17, 2016.
For more information about the SAT (registration, test dates, practice problems, etc) please go to the College Board website.
For more information about the ACT (registration, test dates, practice problems, etc) please go to the ACT website.