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HIGHLY-CREDENTIALED TUTORS

We require the most rigorous qualifications of our HSPT tutors, in addition to a background check.

PERSONALIZED LESSON PLANS

We deliver personally tailored lessons from exceptional HSPT tutors in a one-on-one setting.

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HSPT Tutoring in Chicago, IL

Customized private in-home and online tutoring

Varsity Tutors offers HSPT tutoring by highly credentialed tutors in Chicago, IL. We'll help you master the HSPT through one-on-one tutoring in the comfort of your home, online, or any other location of your choice.

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Selected HSPT Tutors in Chicago, IL

Our HSPT tutors are exceedingly qualified to help you reach your goals. They come from such prestigious universities as MIT, Stanford, UChicago, Yale, Harvard, UPenn, Notre Dame, Amherst, UC Berkeley, Northwestern, Rice, Columbia, WashU, Emory, Brown, Johns Hopkins, Vanderbilt, UNC, Michigan, UCLA, and many other top programs.

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Elizabeth

Undergraduate Degree:
Harvard University - Studies Of Women, Gender, And Sexuality

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Chris

Undergraduate Degree:
Georgia Institute Of Technology - Biochemistry

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Emma

Undergraduate Degree:
New York University - Economics

How we help you master: HSPT Prep

SETTING HSPT PREP LEARNING TARGETS

Our educational director will build your personal HSPT learning profile, including strengths and weaknesses.

RECOGNIZING AREAS OF IMPROVEMENT

Your HSPT tutor will quickly assess your proficiency with the material, and identify areas for improvement.

INDIVIDUALIZED LESSON PLANS

You will surpass your learning goals with our personalized education program.

Recent Tutoring Session Reviews

During this session, we continued our review for the student's final exam.  Today, we covered a couple of her review packets, including topics on Similarity, Vectors, Volumetric Solids, and more Trigonometry.  Most of her mistakes were due to either misinterpretation of the questions or simple errors that could be corrected with double-checking answers.  After bringing her attention to wrong answers, she was able to identify her mistakes and correct them.

In this session, we reviewed the math section of one of the student's practice tests.  She seemed to have a good understanding of many of the problems.  In addition, we reviewed some of the reading passages from her practice test and went over the questions that she got wrong.  We discussed what inference questions were and how to approach them.

Worked with the student on math.  I gave her two hand-outs: one on math information that she needs to know, and the other on general multiple choice tips.  We worked on translating word problems into number problems as well.  Next time I want to work with her on the reading/grammar portion of the test.

How can a Varsity Tutors tutor help you master the HSPT?

Varsity Tutors understands the importance of helping 8th grade students excel on their high school entrance exams. We offer tutoring for students taking the HSPT. Our tutors work with your student one-on-one in the comfort of your home or other convenient location. We individualize our approach to each student so that they gain the strategies, content knowledge and confidence needed to help them excel on these important tests.

Unlike certain standardized tests, it is crucial to score well on the HSPT the first time you take it. Why? In the vast majority of cases, a student simply cannot complete the HSPT more than once. This sounds bad, but don’t panic. While this can cause understandable stress among students, Varsity Tutors Chicago HSPT tutoring can help.

Our outstanding Chicago, Illinois tutors are expert instructors with a wealth of knowledge about the HSPT. They can model key math and verbal techniques that can help you approach the exam with more confidence, and spend less time on it as well. Some of the tested information may be more unfamiliar to you, but it isn’t to our tutors. During your HSPT tutoring in Chicago, they can tap into your strengths and weaknesses, as well as your learning preferences, to teach you it in the most efficient manner possible. HSPT tutoring even takes place in your home or in a location of your choosing, at a time that works for you.

High School Placement Test (HSPT) Information

The HSPT is given once a year in January to 8th grade students applying for admission at certain Catholic High Schools. The test is administered only once per year, and students should take the test at their first-choice Catholic High School.

The tests takes a total of 2.5 hours, including a set break, and students take it in one sitting. There are five sections on the HSPT: Verbal Skills, Quantitative Reasoning, Reading, Mathematics and Language. All questions are multiple choice.

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HSPT tutors in Chicago, IL

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