High School Placement Test Prep Course

The High School Placement Test Prep Course is for current 8th grade students applying to Austin Prep.

  • September 21-October 26, 2019 (Saturdays) Note: There will be no class on Saturday, October 12 due to the Columbus Day holiday.
  • Time: 9:00 am to 12:00 pm
  • Price: $190

Our HSPT Prep Course is currently full. If you have any questions please reach out to Steve Silverthorn, Director of Admissions, at steve.silverthorn@austinprep.org.

Austin Prep will be hosting the HSPT on Saturday, November 16th & Saturday, December 7th from 8 am - 12 pm. Please contact us directly at 781.944.4900 x770 or admissions@austinprep.org to learn more.

What does our HSPT Prep Course include?

Course Materials 

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. Topics include: time management, goal setting, test day planning, relaxation techniques, comprehension and problem-solving strategies, and review procedures.

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

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, and test preparation services to high school and college students in the Massachusetts, New Hampshire and Rhode Island areas.