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All About the Hunter High School Admissions Test

Sunday, October 21, 2012

What is the Hunter High School Admissions Test?

The HCHS admissions test is an English & Math based examination given to students in the 6th grade to determine if they can get into Hunter High School.

Where is Hunter High School Test Held?

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GREAT SCHOOLS IN NYC FOR FREE

Monday, September 10, 2012

Due to the economic crunch, it may seem harder than ever to send your children to private schools. I would like to dedicate this mini-article on showing students and parents what they need to do in order to get into one of the excellent Specialized Public High Schools in New York City. Please feel free to contact us at 1800- 631 – 1757 Website: www.KwellerPrep.com Article by Frances Kweller, Founder of Kweller Prep Tutoring.

Q: What are the Specialized High Schools in New York City?

A: Stuyvesant HS, Bronx High School of Science, Brooklyn Technical School, Queens HS for the Sciences at York College, LaGuardia HS of Music & Art & Performing Arts..

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2012 SHSAT Frequently Asked Questions

Saturday, August 4, 2012

Due to the economic crunch, it may seem harder than ever to send your children to private schools. I would like to dedicate this mini-article on showing students and parents what they need to do in order to get into one of the excellent Specialized Public High Schools in New York City. Please feel free to contact us at 1800- 631 – 1757 Website: www.KwellerPrep.com Article by Frances Kweller, Founder of Kweller Prep Tutoring

Beginning on Sept. 12, don’t forget that your son must request a testing application from the guidance counselor. He’ll need that to get a ticket to the exam. The deadline to get it is Oct. 10.

 

Q: What are the Specialized High Schools in New York City?

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When is the Best Time to Take the SAT?

Monday, June 4, 2012

I am asked this question regularly, and would like to properly address it. First and foremost, The SAT exam offered in the following months: October, November, December, January, March, and May and June.

The Exact Test Dates for the remaining months of 2012 and 2013 are as follows:

  • October 6, 2012
  • November 3, 2012
  • December 1, 2012
  • January 26,2013
  • March 9, 2013
  • May 4, 2013

Before we get into the best time to take the SAT, I must address what I call the “Score Choice Scam.” Well, here goes: With the new Score Choice policy (which is very tricky, and I will elaborate on it in another article), students are informed that they may take the SAT as many times as they’d like and just have to submit the scores they want to the schools they choose.

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