Austin Prep offers the High School Placement Test Prep Course for students entering Grade 8.
- August 21-August 25, 2017
- September 23-October 28, 2017
- 9:00 am to 12:00 Noon
- $150 (Early Bird rate is $125; price goes up two weeks before the session begins)
Sessions fill quickly! If a session is filled, please join our waiting list. If space becomes available, we will email you to register. You will not be charged on the waiting list, only for a complete registration.
Register now by completing our Inquiry form and creating an Admissions Portal account. If you already have an Admissions Portal account, log in to your account to register.
High School admissions exams are the key determining factor for admissions, initial class placement and scholarship selection for private schools. Performing well on these exams is instrumental to having the best opportunities for a superior high school education. This affordable and effective course, run by Quantum Prep Tutoring Service, can help students make the most of this opportunity and empower families to take more control of the high school admissions process.
This fall's testing dates for the Archdiocese of Boston HSPT are Saturday, November 18 and Saturday, December 2, 2017.
What does our HSPT Prep Course Include?
Students will be provided with all course materials on the first day of the program.
Initial Exam and Individualized Diagnostics
Students will begin the course by taking a diagnostic practice exam in order to identify each student’s individual strengths and challenges. Supplemental practice materials will be provided to each student throughout the course based on the results of the diagnostic exam.
Test Taking Skills
Student will study proven techniques to help them develop the confidence and skills to maximize their performance. Time management, goal setting, test day planning, relaxation techniques, comprehension and problem-solving strategies, review procedures, and more, practiced and perfected.
Intensive Content Learning and Review
The content learning and review phase will deepen and strengthen the student’s knowledge of Language, Arithmetic and Geometry, Verbal, Word Problems, Reading Comprehension and Advance Math concepts, refreshing and improving upon the skill they’ve learned during their academic career.
Test Simulation, Review and Final Recommendations
Finally, students will take a full-length practice exam under test conditions. This exam not only helps the student truly familiarize themselves with both the exam materials and testing environment, but yields a final result and analysis students can use to continue their preparation.
About Quantum Prep
Quantum Prep is a Boston-based, privately held education service provider delivering personalized, one-on-one academic tutoring, test preparation and admissions consulting services to high school and college students in the Massachusetts, New Hampshire and Rhode Island areas. Quantum Prep’s unique programs are developed by experienced, professional educators working together as a community to mentor and challenge students of all levels to reach their academic potential and achieve both their short-term and long-term educational objectives. As a program developed solely by educators and with a focus on STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) education, Quantum Prep’s highly qualified instructors boast some of the industry’s best student achievement rates.