Superscoring Can Significantly Increase Your Teen’s Chances of Getting Into a Top School!

Superscoring Can Significantly Increase Your Teen’s Chances of Getting Into a Top School!

Knowing how to take advantage of Superscoring can dramatically change your teen's ultimate SAT or ACT score. How, you ask? SAT example: March SAT: EBRW: 600; Math: 750; COMPOSITE: 1350 May SAT: EBRW: 700; Math 680; COMPOSITE: 1380 Superscored Composite: 1450 - A significant difference. ACT example: February ACT: English: 30; Math: 22; Reading: 20; Science: 21; Composite: 23 April ACT: English: 25: Math: 29; Reading: 21; Science: 22; Composite 24 June ACT: English: 26; Math: 25; Reading; 30; Science: 21; Composite 25 July ACT: English: 25; Math: 24; Reading: 26; Science: 32; Composite 27 Superscore Composite: 30! (These test scores also show a steady improvement in composites – not scores all over the map.)   What schools Superscore? Here is a list of some of the top schools that superscore both the SAT and ACT. (Always check a school's website as this type of policy is ALWAYS in flux. NOTE: It is to the school's advantage to super score as it elevates its college ranking. Boston College Johns Hopkins University...
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Now That I Have My Teen’s PSAT Scores . . . How Well Did My Teen Do?

Now That I Have My Teen’s PSAT Scores . . . How Well Did My Teen Do?

Your teen's score report will not just reveal a single reading, math and writing score but several subscores. Now that I have my teen’s scores, will we be able to see the test booklet? Scores were released online December 11-13 (depending on the state being accessed from). Schools decide how and when to distribute the test booklet, typically prior to winter break. So now that you have your teen’s PSAT score report in hand, what do all of these scores mean!? Each of the assessments in the PSAT Suite reports a Total Score which is the sum of the two section scores – Evidence-Based Reading and Math. The score ranges per section from 160 – 760. Each section is made of of three Test Scores : Reading, Writing/Language and Math: The scores ranges from 8-38. NOTE: The Section Score is created by adding the Reading and Writing/Language Test Scores and multiplying that number by 10. The Math Test Score is multiplied by 20. The Total Score comes...
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