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Preparation for the SAT

Ages 15+. If you are planning to take the SAT, this updated course will prepare you for both the verbal and math sections. Verbal preparation will ask you to interpret the meanings of relevant words and phrases in context, utilize close reading to increase comprehension, and identify central ideas and themes of a text. The optional essay section will also be covered. Math preparation includes mastery of linear expressions, creating and solving equations, using ratios, percentages and units, problem solving, and data analysis. You should have completed Algebra II. Test taking tips will be covered. The class simulates a test-taking environment with practice tests and exercises. Textbook is provided. You must bring a calculator. This course is for high school students.

Tuition: $375 (includes $96 in fees*)
Sat Feb 01-Mar 07 9AM-4:30PM Hickory Ridge XK-132 1347 #6721
(No class Feb 15)
Sat Apr 25-May 30 9AM-4:30PM Hickory Ridge XK-132 1350 #6734
(No class May 23)
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Preparation for the SAT Math Test

Ages 15+. If you are taking the SAT and only need preparation in the math section, you should take this updated course. Math preparation includes multi-step problems with applications in science, social science, career scenarios, and other real-life contexts. You should have completed Algebra II. Test taking tips will be included. The class simulates a test-taking environment with practice tests and exercises. Textbook is provided. You must bring a calculator. This course is for high school students.

Tuition: $239 (includes $94 in fees*)
Sat Feb 01-Mar 07 1:30PM-4:30PM Hickory Ridge XK-133 1348 #6731
Sat Apr 25-May 30 1:30PM-4:30PM Hickory Ridge XK-133 1351 #6735
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Preparation for the SAT Verbal Test

Ages 15+. If you are taking the SAT and only need preparation in the verbal section, you should take this updated course. Verbal preparation includes vocabulary and reading comprehension such as understanding the author’s message, rhetoric, synthesis, and understanding relationships in passages. Test taking tips will be included. The class simulates a test-taking environment with practice tests and exercises. Textbook is provided. This course is for high school students.

Tuition: $269 (includes $94 in fees*)
Sat Feb 01-Mar 07 9AM-1PM Hickory Ridge XK-134 1346 #4852
Sat Apr 25-May 30 9AM-1PM Hickory Ridge XK-134 1352 #6897
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