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Comprehensive SHSAT Prep

Course Overview

The Specialized High Schools Admissions Test (SHSAT) is a crucial examination for students aiming to gain admission to New York City's specialized high schools. This comprehensive test prep course is designed to equip students with the necessary skills and strategies to excel in all sections of the SHSAT.


Course Objectives


  • Review of key mathematical concepts tested on the SHSAT

  • Practice problems and strategies for solving math questions efficiently

  • Tips for managing time effectively during the math section


  • Vocabulary building exercises and strategies

  • Reading comprehension techniques

  • Logical reasoning and inference skills


  • Understanding the essay prompt and requirements

  • Structuring and organizing the essay effectively

  • Practice writing essays within time constraints

Practice Test and Analysis

  • Full-length practice tests to simulate real exam conditions

  • Detailed analysis of practice test results

  • Identifying strengths and weaknesses to tailor further study

Test-taking Strategies

  • Time management techniques for each section

  • Guessing strategies for multiple-choice questions

  • Strategies for staying focused and confident during the test


This SHSAT test prep course aims to provide students with the skills, knowledge, and confidence necessary to excel in the exam and gain admission to New York City's specialized high schools. Through a combination of comprehensive instruction, practice tests, and personalized feedback, students will be well-prepared to tackle the SHSAT and achieve their academic goals.

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