SAT/ACT Combined Prep Course Our combined course provides students with a comprehensive review of concepts, test-taking approaches, and focused sets of practice questions. Students can increase their understanding of the SAT and ACT through detailed descriptions and review of the math, critical reading, and writing sections of each test. All courses are taught by very successful AP math and English teachers. Small class sizes allow instructors to give individual attention to their students.
The math section of the course is taught by teachers holding advanced degrees in mathematics and credentials for teaching all levels of high school mathematics. Teachers have created a unique curriculum proven to help students maximize their scores on the new SAT and ACT tests. The course includes a concentrated focus on areas emphasized on both tests: problem-solving and data analysis, elementary and intermediate algebra, coordinate and plane geometry, and trigonometry
Students are provided with intensive study of the essay requirements for both the SAT and ACT and are prepared for the pressure of a timed writing assessment. Students are given practice essay prompts and are guided through the process of developing a coherent, focused essay within a fixed time limit. They are taught the best strategies for maximizing their scores on the assessment rubrics. Our prep course emphasizes reading, analysis, and writing skills; requiring students to analyze a source document and explain how the author builds an argument.
Students are given instruction, practice tests, and strategies for improving their performance on this section which includes sentence completion and passage-based reading assessments. Our curriculum focuses on the understanding of passages from U.S. and World Literature, History/Social Studies, and Sciences.
Calculus, Algebra 1 and 2, College Algebra, Geometry, Pre Calculus, Trigonometry, Statistics, College Calculus
High School Entrance Exams
Other Standardized Tests
GRE, GMAT, FTCE, General Knowledge
Other Subjects Elementary and Middle School Academics
Middle School Math, Reading and Writing, Elementary School Math, Reading and Writing
Frequently Asked Questions
- My child needs help. What do I do?
Start by taking advantage of resources at school. Flex and access periods, peer tutoring, and office hours are great ways for your student to get support. Want more? We’re here for you! Whether your child is struggling in a class or striving for a top grade, they will be immersed in a supportive, positive environment with teachers ready to help them achieve their goals.
- What kind of tutoring programs does My Kids Club offer?
We help students raise their achievement in math, science, history, writing, and languages. We also teach a comprehensive curriculum for SAT and ACT preparation. All tutorials are done in a small group setting so that master teachers can specifically address each student’s needs while creating an enjoyable and motivational environment.
- What does My Kids Club offer during the summer?
The My Kids Club Summer Program is an excellent opportunity to get a preview of the concepts that students will be challenged with during the upcoming school year. Teachers that have created the curricula at our award-winning schools will be teaching at My Kids Club. Whether your student wants to gain some confidence before their next math class or would like to ease the shock of that first AP class, My Kids Club summer prep classes will get them ready for the coming school year.
- What kind of training do My Kids Club tutors have?
All tutors at My Kids Club have proven to be successful teachers who are in high demand at their respective schools. Our teachers enjoy making connections with students as they help them to be successful in their classes.
- Are there any special offers available?
We love referrals! If you refer someone who signs up for a quarter of tutoring or for one of our SAT or ACT prep courses, we will apply a $25 credit toward your tuition. There is no limit, so spread the word! Other fun referral opportunities are offered to students throughout the year as well…ask us how to earn gift cards to restaurants and movie theaters!
- Will my child be paired with a teacher he has at school?
Students may not be in a paid tutorial with their current classroom teacher, and no exceptions will be made.
- What if there is not a class offered for a subject that my child needs help with right now?
Occasionally, we will offer individual or semi-private tutoring to support students until a class is formed. We open tutorials with three or more students, so gather a few friends and give us a call. You’ll earn referral credits and ensure that your student is getting the best possible support.