SAT scores aren’t generally the only deciding factor for getting into college, but they do matter more to some colleges than others, according to Peterson’s, one of the most accurate sources for admissions information. In fact, the National Association for College Admission Counseling found that larger institutions tend to consider test scores more intently, while small exclusive schools are likely to place equal importance on all aspects of your application.
Upcoming 2018-2019 SAT Test Dates
- Saturday, November 3, 2018
- Saturday, December 1, 2018
- Saturday, March 9, 2019
The Benefits of SAT Test Prep
While scoring a perfect 1600 on the …
National Dropout Prevention Month is dedicated to highlighting the need for dropout prevention efforts nationwide. According to the most recent statistics available from the Delaware Department of Education, of the 40,287 students in Delaware public schools in the 2015-16 school year, 547 dropped out. That rate — 1.4% — represents a 36% drop from 2.2% the previous year. The state’s dropout rate has not been so low since the early 1980s.
But there is still more work to do!
Why is staying in school so crucial? The statistics are compelling. Nationwide, high school dropouts earn approximately $10,386 less than those …
Christina School District will host its 9th Annual College Fair on Tuesday, October 23 from 6-8 p.m. at Glasgow High School. Students and parents will have opportunities to speak with dozens of admissions counselors from colleges, universities, trade schools and post-secondary programs from throughout the region, as well as education and test prep experts, including Back to Basics Learning Dynamics.
In addition, a FAFSA Completion Workshop will be held to provide families with hands-on help in completing the financial aid application form. Information will also be available on financial aid, scholarships, and other ways to pay for college.
It’s the most important test your teen may ever take.
To help him succeed, Back to Basics Learning Dynamics, Inc. is offering a $15 SAT Practice Test on Saturday, November 10, 8:30 – 1:00 p.m., at its Wilmington, Delaware Education Center.
The event will recreate the SAT test experience for students as closely as possible including actual full-length SAT tests, room set-up, proctoring, scoring and timing.
Space is limited to 18 students and will be offered on a first-come, first-served basis. Registration is required before 5 pm November 2, 2018
Students should arrive at 8:00 am. Test begins promptly at …