Got Your PSAT Scores?

PSAT NMSQT Badge When PSAT Scores arrive, they create questions:

  • What do we do next? SAT or ACT?
  • What kind of preparation is best suited to my child?
  • How does the change in SAT test impact our Junior year plan?

They also create opportunities: Read more…

Nov 29th, 2014 | Filed under Latest News

What is Score Choice?

Score ChoiceGiven that most of the students take SAT and/or ACT more than once in order to get their optimal score, one of the most common  questions that many students and parents have is which scores to share with colleges and how to do so. Collegeboard and ACT give students the flexibility to choose which scores (by test date for the SAT and ACT and by individual tests for the SAT Subject Tests™) to send to colleges. However, the main caveat is that this must be done in accordance with an institution’s stated score-use practice. This practice is known as Score Choice.

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Jul 5th, 2014 | Filed under Latest News

Timeline of Changes to SAT, ACT

Academic Year 2015-16 is going to bring with it many changes to the world of SAT and ACT. Below is the timeline of key changes that are being introduced, which will impact how High School Class of 2017 handles these tests. Below is the timeline and the description of impending changes.

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Jun 29th, 2014 | Filed under Latest News

What Differentiates Chyten’s Small Group SAT/ACT Classes?

SAT Adv Small GpAs with anything else, you have many options available for test preparation. Making the right choice is a critical time and money decision. Your student deserves a serious, fact-based consideration in picking the right training course.

 At Chyten, we are all about big numbers, particularly those on your SAT / ACT test scores. We deliver these numbers by having the lowest number of students per class compared to any other test preparatory class in our region.

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Jan 6th, 2014 | Filed under Latest News

Does ACT Essay and SAT writing section matter?

Every college has a different policy on whether it considers the ACT Essay score and SAT Writing section as a component of its selection process.

When deciding whether you need to worry about the SAT /ACT Writing scores, you will need to verify the individual school’s score choice policy.  This information is typically available on the school’s website.  If not, call the admissions office.

The following is how scoring is done on the two tests: Read more…

Dec 15th, 2013 | Filed under Latest News

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