SAT/ACT Prep

What is a 99th Percentile SAT Score?

If you took the SAT recently, you’ll notice that the score report gives both a composite score and percentile score. How should you interpret these numbers? Knowing what these scores mean is important in ensuring that you are maximizing your chances to get into your ...
SAT/ACT Prep

Should I Get an ACT Tutor for the Reading Section?

At first glance, the ACT Reading section seems like a breeze. What’s so hard about reading passages and then answering a couple questions about them? Many students, however, find the Reading section to be unexpectedly challenging.  Your performance on the ACT Reading section will affect ...
SAT/ACT Prep

Should You Get an ACT Tutor?

So you’ve signed up to take the ACT. Naturally, the next step is to ask, “How should I prepare?” There is no single answer to this question. Some students charge straight ahead and take matters into their own hands, designing their own study programs and ...