ACT Test Prep

ACT Test Prep 2018-03-22T00:28:17+00:00

Course Description

The ACT Test Preparation courses will include a review of basic grammar/style and math topics that appear on the ACT. Major components are time management, reading strategies, and proper pacing to maximize scores.

ACT Test Prep Class – starting April 14 for the June ACT

Inspiring Test Preparation is holding an ACT Test Prep Class for the June 9 ACT for six weekends starting Saturday, April 14, 2018. This 12-session review is for students scoring a beginning composite of 25 or better.

The first session is by appointment for the 3-hour diagnostic test.  Call 703.203.5796 to schedule a 3-hour diagnostic test or click here.

  • Saturday, April 14, 2018 at  – class
  • Sunday, April 15, 2018 at 11:00am – testing
  • Saturday, April 21, 2018 at 11:00am – class
  • Sunday, April 22, 2018 at 11:00am – testing
  • Saturday, April 28, 2018 at 11:00am – class
  • Sunday, April 29, 2018 at 11:00am – testing

No class/May 5,6 because of May SAT test

  • Saturday, May 12, 2018 at 11:00am – class
  • Sunday, May 13, 2018 at 11:00am – testing
  • Saturday, May 19, 2018 at 11:00am – class
  • Sunday, May 20, 2018 at 11:00am – testing

No Class Memorial Day Weekend

  • Saturday, June 2, 2018 at 11:00am – class
  • Sunday, June 3, 2018 at 11:00am – test (optional part or whole)

Students take ACT on June 9

Register June ACT!
 

ACT Test Prep Class – starting June 18 for the July 14 ACT

Inspiring Test Preparation is holding an ACT Test Prep Class for the July 14 ACT for 12 sessions starting Monday, June 18, 2018. This 12-session review is for students scoring a beginning composite of 25 or better.  Classes are two hours long; testing is three hours  long.

The first session is by appointment for the 3-hour diagnostic test.  Call 703.203.5796 to schedule a 3-hour diagnostic test or click here.

  • Monday, June 18, 2018 at 6:00pm – class
  • Tuesday, June 19, 2018 at 4:00pm – testing
  • Wednesday, June 20, 2018 at 6:00pm – class
  • Thursday, June 21, 2018 at 4:00pm – testing
  • Monday, June 25, 2018 at 6:00pm – class
  • Tuesday, June 26, 2018 at 4:00pm – testing
  • Wednesday, June 27, 2018 at 6:00pm – class
  • Thursday, June 28, 2018 at 4:00pm – testing

Week break for July 4 holiday

  • Monday, July 9, 2018 at 6:00pm – class
  • Tuesday, July 10, 2018 at 4:00pm – testing
  • Wednesday, July 11, 2018 at 6:00pm – class
  • Thursday, July 12, 2018 at 4:00pm – testing (optional part or whole)

Students take ACT Saturday, July 14

Register July ACT!

ACT Test Prep Class – starting July 16 for the September 8 ACT

Inspiring Test Preparation is holding an ACT Test Prep Class for the September 8 ACT for 12 sessions starting Monday, July 16, 2018. This 12-session review is for students scoring a beginning composite of 25 or better.  Classes are two hours long; testing is three hours  long.

The first session is by appointment for the 3-hour diagnostic test.  Call 703.203.5796 to schedule a 3-hour diagnostic test or click here.

  •  Monday, July 16, 2018 at 11:00am – class
  • Tuesday, July 17, 2018 at 11:00am – testing
  • Wednesday, July 18, 2018 at 11:00am – class
  • Thursday, July 19, 2018 at 11:00am – testing
  • Monday, July 23, 2018 at 11:00am – class
  • Tuesday, July 24, 2018 at 11:00am – testing
  • Wednesday, July 25, 2018 at 11:00am – class
  • Thursday, July 26, 2018 at 11:00am – testing
  • Monday, July 30, 2018 at 11:00am – class
  • Tuesday, July 31, 2018 at 11:00am – testing
  • Wednesday, August 1, 2018 at 11:00am – class
  • Thursday, August 2, 2018 at 11:00am – testing (optional part or whole)

Students take ACT Saturday, September 8

Register-J Sept ACT!

ACT Test Prep Class – starting August 6 for the September 8 ACT

Inspiring Test Preparation is holding an ACT Test Prep Class for the September 8 ACT for 12 sessions starting Monday, August 6, 2018. This 12-session review is for students scoring a beginning composite of 25 or better.  Classes are two hours long; testing is three hours  long.

The first session is by appointment for the 3-hour diagnostic test.  Call 703.203.5796 to schedule a 3-hour diagnostic test or click here.

  •  Monday, August 6, 2018 at 3:00pm – class
  • Tuesday, August 7, 2018 at 3:00pm – testing
  • Wednesday, August 8, 2018 at 3:00pm – class
  • Thursday, August 9, 2018 at 3:00pm – testing
  •  Monday, August 13, 2018 at 3:00pm – class
  • Tuesday, August 14, 2018 at 3:00pm – testing
  • Wednesday, August 15, 2018 at 3:00pm – class
  • Thursday, August 16, 2018 at 3:00pm – testing
  •  Monday, August 20, 2018 at 3:00pm – class
  • Tuesday, August 21, 2018 at 3:00pm – testing
  • Wednesday, August 22, 2018 at 3:00pm – class
  • Thursday, August 23, 2018 at 3:00pm – testing (optional part or whole)

Students take ACT Saturday, September 8

Register-A Sept ACT!

 

Instructors

Kate Dalby

Caroline Hesse

Cost

$1,195

($200 off if paid 60 days in advance of 1st class; $100 off if paid 30 days in advance of 1st class; ask about special discounts for qualifying Marshall HS students.) 

Make-ups

$100/hour fee for private make-up for missed class. No fee to make up missed test. The sooner we know a session will be missed, the easier it is to schedule the make-up.  Additional private tutoring is at the discounted rate of $150/hour.

Questions?

Contact Kate at 703.203.5796 or kvs@katedalby.com to schedule the diagnostic test.

Testimonials

Hey Ms. Kate,

I just wanted to let you know that I made the first cut for the TJ Admission! Thank you all so very much for your help and support, because without it, I would have most definitely been lost while taking the test.

On to phase 2!

Thanks again,

CC

CC

Yay! I’m a semifinalist!!!now I just have to fill out another application :(thanks for all your help!

NB

NB

I made the TJ first cut!!!

C.T.

C.T.

Dear Kate,

I just got a letter from TJ that I passed the first cut for my TJ test! Thank you so much for all of your help! I will let you know the results of the second stage of screening, which I know is very hard.

Sincerely,
SC

SC

Kate,
I just wanted to send my sincere thanks for sending this explanation to us.  It was extremely helpful.   This is exactly the sort of work Noah needs to spend more time on.  Thank you again for taking the time to explain the problem in a very straight forward manner.  Have a wonderful weekend!
Kind regards,
Jeff

Jeff
Thank you so much Caroline!  You’re both a great team…you definitely motivated him to work hard!
Hope you have a wonderful holiday and new year!
It’s a very happy Christmas gift!  Thank you again for helping him focus and prepare!  We’ll see you again in 4 years when it’s his brothers turn.
Parent of Langley HS 2018 Student
Dear Ms. Kate,
Just want to let you know that I got semi-finalist letter today. I made it!!
Thank you so much for everything you did to help me. i will let you know how I make out.
Thanks Again,
MF
MF
Thanks so much for helping me get that 33.
JS
S. made it to the next phase of TJ admissions and would like to say thanks for all your help.

CM

CM
Hello Kate,

We just wanted you all to be the first to know that our son, JC, is a TJ semifinalist!! He received his letter today!
Thank you so much for your tutoring, preparation and guidance through this process! Now he’s off to begin the second phase of the TJ Admissions process (i.e seeking teacher recommendations, completing student information sheet, etc.) Any helpful tips regarding this second phase is most welcome:)
Thank you again for teaching and preparing him!

Sincerely,
FC

FC
He got into:
UVA, Boston College,Northeastern, Colgate, Colby [and] Davidson (was nominated for the Belk Scholarship,…he is one of two alternates).
Parent of J
So far, he’s been accepted to the Engineering school at ILLINOIS, as well as RIT and the Colorado School of Mines. (Raised score from 31 to 35 composite.)
NR
I got a 35!!!!! Could not have done it without you!!!! Thanks so much! 32 English, 35 Math, 36 Reading, 35 Science.
Steve

Student Profiles

STUDENT SERVICE RESULT
Langley HS Student, Class of 2018 ACT class & math tutoring with Caroline Hesse 27 to 32 ACT Composite
Langley HS Student, Class of 2019 Accelerated ACT/SAT class 1300 PSAT (2016) to 1490 PSAT (2017)
30 to 34 ACT Composite
McLean HS Student, Class of 2018
10 hours of tutoring
5 full practice tests & an extra science and reading test
18 to 26 Composite

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