Yes. Our recommended tutor emailed Abacus Mom: Preparing for the ISEE is very helpful in preparing for the SAT & PSAT. Much of the test is the same such as the sentence completions, reading comprehension, and much of the math. There are sections that are only on the SAT, such as the grammar sections, but … Continue reading Does Studying for the ISEE Help You For the SAT?
After posting outstanding ISEE score and private school admissions results from our 2012 Private School Authority students in Manhattan, Brooklyn, Riverdale, and Westchester, Anthony-James Green and I are excited that renowned West Coast tutor Peter Hall is joining us in 2013. (We snagged him the second he relocated.) Peter writes: In my "spare time," I … Continue reading Private School Authority’s NYC ISEE Team Grows
Generally, it's best to take the ERB (ISEE) in December. The ISEE is an academic-based test, the more you have learned, the better you do. You're graded against a same-grade based peer group. From the ERB, the people who administer the ISEE: It is important to note that the ISEE may not be taken for … Continue reading ERB (ISEE): When Should I Take the ERB (ISEE) to Get Into a NYC Private High School or Middle School?
We are hearing preliminary reports that ISEE scores are coming back low for a second year in a row. We are on the case and will keep you posted on ISEE news. Right now we are working with Manhattan families interested in strategizing last minute details now that they know ERB and ISEE scores. We … Continue reading ISEE: Are ISEE Scores Coming In Low Again?