Entrance Exams

Many private and parochial schools require students successfully pass an entrance
exam in order to gain admission. Huntington can help you do your best on these exams.

We help prepare for most entrance exams, including the following national exams:

 

We also prepare for most local and regional exams, including the following:

Our program

  • Academic Evaluation using an actual full-length exam. We use its results to create a personalized program, tailored to each student's needs and designed to help achieve test score goals.
  • Initial conference to discuss the Academic Evaluation and the personalized program.
  • Program's duration is tailored to student's needs and goals.
  • We administer several actual, past full-length exams during the program to measure progress.
  • One-to-one tutoring with a highly trained professional tutor who is either state certified or Huntington certified.
  • We hold regularly scheduled interim conferences to discuss progress towards goals.
  • If parents wish, we will visit your child's school to discuss the progress he or she is making at Huntington.
  • Flexible scheduling.
  • We conduct all tutoring in our professional offices.
  • Proven success since 1977.
 
Students come to Huntington for help with a variety of High School Entrance Exams (HSEE) including, but not limited to ISEE, SSAT, HSPT and COOP .
Use this HSEE Fact Sheet to learn about the tests that are important in your area.
  ISEE SSAT HSPT COOP SHSAT
Use Private, Non-Catholic Religious Private Catholic, Public Catholic Catholic, Public
Grade Taken/Levels Lower (4-5)
Middle (6-7)
Upper (8-11)
Lower (5-7)
Upper (8-11)
Administered to 8th graders Administered to 8th graders Administered to 8th and 9th graders
Test Content

Verbal Reasoning


Quantitative Reasoning


Reading Comprehension


Mathematics Achievement

Essay

Quantitative Mathematics


Verbal Skills

Reading Comprehension

Essay

Verbal Skills


Quantitative Skills

Reading

Mathematics

Language Skills

Sequences


Analogies


Quantitative Reasoning


Verbal Reasoning - Words


Verbal Reasoning - Context


Reading

Language Arts

Mathematics

 

Verbal,
Math
Test Length Lower Level: 2 hrs 20 min
Middle Level: 2 hrs 40 min
Upper Level: 2 hrs 40 min
Approx. 3 hrs 5 min. Approx. 2 hrs 30 min. Approx. 2 hrs 45 min. Approx. 2 hrs 30 min.
When? Varies by area; usually between Oct and Apr1 8 dates per year from Oct to June2 2 times per year, in spring and fall3 1 time per year in the fall4 2 times per year in the fall5
Where? National Archdiocese of Newark, Diocese of Paterson New York City

Give your child all the support they need to perform well on state tests, call Huntington now at 1 800 CAN LEARN.


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