PSAT Scoring, Scaling and Strategy Explained

Since 1971, the PSAT which is known as the Preliminary SAT or the National Scholarship Qualifying test is offered once every year in October.  While the PSAT in reality is just a practice test, there are several reasons as to why it is important and you should give it your best effort if you decide to take it. The first …

What’s the Difference Between the CHSEE and the TACHS?

By Nicholas LaPoma, Esq. In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Archdiocese of New York has decided to replace the Catholic High School Entrance Exam (CHSEE) with an online Test for Admission into Catholic High Schools (TACHS). Many students have been asking about how the shift from the CHSEE to the TACHS will impact their chances of admission at potential high schools, …

Why Should You Still Take the SAT?

By Nicholas LaPoma, Esq. Let’s be frank: studying for the SAT isn’t cool. I have not yet met a high schooler whose pupils dilate at the sight of a systems of equations problem, or whose mouth waters when I bring up the grammatical similarities between a semicolon and a period, or who looks forward to months of demanding studying. So …

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