How can a tutor help your child master the HSPT?
Call Varsity tutors today to get connected with a private HSPT tutor in the Washington, DC, region. They understand how crucial your student's HSPT score is to his or her application to high school, and they are there to help your student meet his or her HSPT goals.
HSPT tutoring is available during afternoons, evenings, weekends, and even some mornings for one-on-one sessions in the location of your choosing. You can schedule for your student to meet with a private tutor in the comfort of your own home, or you can choose another location for the session. Private HSPT tutors will meet with you and your student anywhere in Washington. Your student can study for the HSPT at the National Mall, surrounded by historic national monuments, or maybe they'd prefer to work with a private tutor at the National Zoological Park. Your student's private HSPT tutor will travel to whatever location is most convenient and conducive to your student's learning style. That means your student could be studying on a bench in front of the Washington Monument, or strolling through the United States National Arboretum as they learn about the different sections of the HSPT.
The High School Placement Test can be a nerve-wracking experience for your student. In most instances, students may complete the HSPT just once, which may lead to significant test anxiety. The experienced, private HSPT tutors in the Washington area can ease your student's worries with a personalized HSPT tutoring plan that is designed to target weaknesses and enhance strengths. Students benefit from individualized attention, with potential increases in both confidence and score. Your student's private tutor will come to their sessions together with a variety of strategies, tips, and resources that can be used on the HSPT. They will work with your student to determine which tips and resources work best for them, and then hone in on those strategies so that your student can master them before taking the test. This customized approach will ensure that no time is wasted during your student's tutoring sessions, and that your student is in the best environment possible to learn the subject material.
Tutors are mentors and teachers, and educational directors with Varsity Tutors work to carefully select a personality match for your student. From diagnostic exams to test-day preparations, private HSPT tutors across Washington, DC, can guide and support your student on his or her quest to get into the ideal high school. Call Varsity Tutors today for more information on private HSPT tutoring. Private HSPT tutors understand the importance of helping 8th grade students excel on their high school entrance exams.
The HSPT is given 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 test 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. A private HSPT tutor will help ensure that your student is prepared for all of these sections on the test. They will focus on any sections that your student is struggling with the most. If your student is struggling with reading comprehension, a tutor will gladly sit with them and do practice questions pertaining to reading excerpts. A HSPT tutor will work with your student on their math skills, starting with basic problems and working up to more complex formulas. Call Varsity Tutors today to find out more about private HSPT tutoring services in Washington, DC.