How can a tutor help you master the TACHS?
Students who are seeking guidance and support while they prepare for their Test for Admission into Catholic High Schools (TACHS) can get in touch with Varsity Tutors to find tutors in their area. Eighth grade students who are applying to select New York City, NY, Catholic high schools can find personal tutors who have aced their TACHS. The TACHS is a two-and-a-half hour test that covers four sections. The reading section provides questions on vocabulary and reading comprehension. The language section focuses on spelling, capitalization, punctuation, usage, and expression. The math section asks about concepts, estimation, problem solving, and data interpretation. The reasoning section assesses your abilities in regards to similarities, changes, and abstract reasoning. Students have to register for the TACHS by the end of October, with the test date scheduled in November-December.
Eighth grade students seeking admissions into a New York Catholic high school are allowed to take the TACHS only once. Your tutor is able to impart critical test-taking skills in addition to the academic foundation necessary for you to succeed on the TACHS. With their experience and advice, you can ease the stress that is often associated with standardized tests.
When you call Varsity Tutors, the educational directors work alongside you to create a student profile that provides a wide range of pertinent details to potential tutors who have experience in helping students achieve great scores on the TACHS. Your tutor can help maximize your chances of admission into your goal New York City Catholic high school, including the Diocese of Brooklyn and Queens the Archdiocese of New York. TACHS tutors provide test-taking tips, simulated tests, and problem-solving strategies to help 8th grade students gain a significant advantage while they are applying to school.
Varsity Tutors carefully screens each TACHS tutor to ensure they have the credentials necessary to help eighth grade students make continual progress as their test approaches. You may be tasked with completing assessment tests and timed simulations to ensure that you can complete the test within the allotted time. It is important that you can complete the full exam within the two hours and thirty minutes provided for the TACHS.
Your tutor will create a customized lesson plan that is designed with you in mind. They factor in your learning style, syllabus, goals, and other details to form a flexible plan. Throughout your tutoring sessions, they will use this plan to prepare you for the various questions that you will face in each section of the TACHS, including the math, reasoning, reading, and language portions. They further determine the ideal means of preparation, which may be physical items, books, CDs, or other materials. Your tutor can additionally provide guidance regarding the admissions process for selective Catholic high schools in New York.
You can arrange your tutoring sessions to match your own personal schedule, regardless of what it is. With a truly customized program, you can ensure that your education is taken care of. Your tutor is able to provide one-on-one tutoring at your home or anywhere that is most convenient for you. Sessions are scheduled around your classes, extra-curricular, and other activities. You can arrange to meet in the mornings, afternoons, or evenings. If you need to meet more frequently, you can arrange for additional tutoring sessions. You can even request a combination of online and in-person sessions.
Call us today and our New York City directors will discuss your goals and time table to create a customized plan that meets your TACHS goals. They will help you connect with highly experienced, enthusiastic TACHS tutors that are capable of helping you achieve your goals.