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PROGRAMS

COMPREHENSIVE SAT-ACT PROGRAM

Prepares the student to ace both SAT/PSAT/NMSQT® and ACT. Offered locally (Dallas and New Jersey) and virtually. All enrollees get access to the Platinum Membership video course.

01

ENROLLMENT

Enrollments accepted June-August before students begin 10th grade
After enrollment, Instructor meets with parents and student before course begins to explain standard processes and expectations, to answer questions and to schedule Diagnostic Tests.

02

PARENT
PRE-CONSULT

03

STUDENT
DIAGNOSTIC TESTS

Students take a full-length practice ACT (4 hours) and a full length practice SAT (4 more hours). These diagnostic tests results are their baseline scores and identify student-specific course content needs

All students complete standard Brilliant Prep ACT and SAT/PSAT/NMSQT®course work and homework assignments with particular individual emphasis on areas identified in pre-testing, progress reports and periodic evaluation meetings.

ACT PREP (15 weeks)
Starting the second week of August through December
Weeks 1-12.
Instructor meets with students for 2 hrs. 1 x per week for learning ACT course content and testing  strategies; students receive course homework and instructor review
Week 13.
Students take a full-length (4-hour) ACT practice test
Week 14.
Students take a second full-length (4-hour) ACT practice test
Week 15.
Instructor meets with parents and student for progress evaluation + adjustments per student- specific needs.

04

INSTRUCTION

WINTER BREAK
2 weeks during winter holidays

04

INSTRUCTION
RESUMES

SAT PREP (15 weeks)
Starting the first week of January through April
Week 1-13.
Instructor meets with students for 2 hrs. 1 x per week for learning SAT/PSAT/NMSQT® course content and testing strategies; students receive course homework and instructor review
Week 14.
Students take a full-length (4-hour) SAT practice test
Week 15.
Students take a second full-length (4-hour) SAT practice test
Week 16.
Instructor meets parents and student for progress evaluation + adjustments per student- specific needs

SUMMER BREAK

May 1-June 15

05

PRACTICE TESTS

Mid-June through October

Students meet 2 times per week for 4 hours/per meeting to take alternating ACT and SAT practice tests.

PRACTICE ACT
Students take a full-length practice ACT (4 hours) one meeting and then

PRACTICE SAT
Students take a full-length practice SAT (4 hours) the next meeting that same week.
ROTATION
steps A and B rotate until the week of the October PSAT/NMSQT

06

SAT AND
ACT TESTS

Provided for your information, Comprehensive Program students are prepared for the annual August-November ACT and SAT Test Schedule.Other testing date options are scheduled for ACT (www.act.org) and for SAT / PSAT / NMSQT (www.collegeboard.com)

We recommend taking your ACTs and SATs twice for best results.

AUGUST
Students take first actual SAT as practice tests continue
SEPTEMBER
Students take first actual ACT as practice tests continue
OCTOBER
Students take the actual PSAT/NMSQT
OCTOBER
Students take second actual ACT
NOVEMBER
Students take second actual SAT
DECEMBER
Students take third actual SAT & ACT

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