In an effort to best serve the needs of Westminster students, both highly individualized one-on-one test preparation tutorials and small group SAT and ACT prep courses will be offered throughout the year. Instruction is provided by Vicki Saucier, a well-respected local educator who has many years of experience preparing students for the PSAT, SAT, ACT, and AP® assessments. Vicki has a bachelor's in education and a master's in English and has been providing individualized instruction to Westminster students for over 19 years. Vicki is familiar with the aptitudes of Westminster students and with the rigors of our academic and extracurricular schedule. Small group meeting times have been carefully selected to help students prepare for the demands of standardized testing while working around school commitments. Tutorials are scheduled at the convenience of individual students during free blocks, after school, or during evening study hall. For information regarding fees and registration for test prep tutorials or small group test preparation classes, please contact email@example.com
. Information specific to 2021-2022 school year is listed below.
SAT and ACT Prep Tutorials
One-on-one instruction tailored to suit the needs of individual students is available throughout the school year. Highly individualized tutorials target strategy and skill development while taking into account the strengths, weaknesses and learning preferences of individuals. Tutorials are recommended for students of all abilities who want to take their test taking performance to the next level.
Small Group SAT and ACT Prep Classes
The SAT six-session course is designed to empower students with key strategies for attacking the five types of core questions posed on the 65-minute reading section of the SAT and to familiarize them with the key concepts of grammar, usage and mechanics evaluated by the 35-minute writing and language section.
- Fall 2021 SAT: Reading and Language Preparation meets Tuesdays and Thursdays 6:30-8 p.m.
11/9, 11/11, 11/16, 11/18, 11/30, 12/2
- Spring 2022 SAT: Reading and Language Preparation meets Mondays 6:30-8 p.m.
3/28, 4/4, 4/11, 4/18, 4/25, 5/2
The condensed ACT course is designed to introduce students to the exam. The class meets four times and provides an overview of the ACT and tips for attacking the science, reading, mathematics and English subtests. Emphasis is placed on the format of each subtest and on the skills assessed. After each subtest is introduced, students will complete several sample questions, and a full timed practice test section will be assigned. This process will help students identify strengths and weaknesses and take a more calculated approach to the exam.
- Fall 2021 ACT: An Introduction to the Four Core Subtests meets Tuesdays 6-8 p.m.
9/21, 9/28, 10/5, 10/12
- Winter 2022 ACT: An Introduction to the Four Core Subtests meets Tuesdays 6-8 p.m.
1/18, 1/25, 2/1, 2/8