ACT and SAT Prep

Students are applying to colleges in record numbers. At the same time, there are fewer scholarship dollars to go around. The resulting competition is so tough that great grades and strong standardized test scores are critical.

graduates in cap and gownAt Dogwood, the test prep process often starts with our ACT-SAT Diagnostic Test that helps to determine which test is a better fit for each student’s academic skills. Tutors use the resulting diagnostic report to focus on specific areas of improvement.

  • Working one-on-one with students, tutors identify each student’s needs. Then they craft each lesson to meet those individual needs.
  • Students strengthen their foundational math, reading and writing skills. They also learn data interpretation tools for the ACT science section.
  • Students implement proven strategies to answer difficult ACT and SAT questions and also improve their time-management skills.

We are ready to help juniors and seniors choose between and prepare for the ACT or redesigned SAT. ACT prep and SAT prep can be tedious for students who already have a lot on their plates. Dogwood tutors provide the inspiration to improve test results and make it fun. As subject experts, they review topics in math and language arts to fortify skills that may be rusty or forgotten from prior years in school. There are no shortcuts for improving test scores. It takes practice, practice and more practice.

You may schedule ACT prep or SAT prep tutoring sessions at the Dogwood center during the day or evening, any day including Saturdays and Sundays. We’ll work with you to overcome even the toughest scheduling challenges.