Independent School Admissions: Guidance You Can Trust
Master the™ SSAT & ISEE
Everything you need to know to understand the tests, master the problems, and improve your scores.
- The comprehensive guide for preparing students and their parents for private secondary school admissions testing.
- 4 practice tests, plus a diagnostic test.
- Test-taking strategies for each question type, along with exam day specific advice.
- Tips on all aspects of the private secondary school search process.
- Best for: students wanting help with both SSAT/ISEE strategy and instructional problem solving. Provides ample opportunity for practice.
What is the SSAT?
The Secondary School Admission Test, or SSAT, is a standardized test for students looking to enroll in an independent school. There is an Elementary Level for students currently in grades 3-4, a Middle Level for students currently in grades 5-7, and an Upper Level for students currently in grades 8-11.
What is the ISEE?
The Independent School Entrance Exam, or ISEE, is an admissions test for students looking to attend private middle schools and high schools. The test has four levels: A Primary Level for students currently in grades 1-3, Lower Level for students currently in grades 4-5, Middle Level for students currently in grades 6-7, and Upper Level for students currently in grades 8-11.
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