Think of this time of year not as an end, but rather as the introduction to next year. Any plans that you have for 2019 should be set into motion now so that by the time next year is here you will already be ready for it. The best way to conquer your schedule is to get ahead of it!
As November comes to an end we excitedly look forward to December! This time of year can be chaotic with traveling, family events, tying up the previous year and preparing for the one to come. Make sure you stay up-to-date on all of the important dates coming up:
REGISTRATION DEADLINES FOR FORMAL EXAMS
The next opportunities to take formal exams will be in the spring of 2019. Keep your eyes on these dates as they will be upon us quicker than you’ll believe. Make sure you register for your desired exams on time!
Be sure to get the test location you want, don’t wait until the last minute to register for these exams! Go to www.collegeboard.org for more information on the PSAT, SAT, and AP exams or visit www.act.org for more information on the ACT exam.
FORMAL EXAM DATES COMING UP
For those of you about to take one of your formal exams in December, we wish you luck! There are only two important test dates left to remember this year. Don’t forget to use your Exam Club access and group tutorial sessions as tools to help you prepare! If you feel like you are still struggling in a particular area, get some last-minute help by taking advantage of our 1-on-1 tutoring in this coming week before the test. With our tools on your belt, we know you will do great!
For those that are interested in beginning a new Excel Test Prep course, call our office today at (510)490-7000 and speak with one of our friendly representatives who can help you find the course that is right for you. Generally our classroom courses are 4 weeks long with 3 sessions each week – scheduled on weekends and one weekday after school. We also offer online courses for all of our programs as well as 1-on-1 programs for our students that want to get the most out of their Excel experience. If you want to take any exams in the spring, now is the time to prepare!
HIGH SCHOOL COURSES
Here’s a look at what’s coming soon at Excel:
Call (510)490-7000, visit our office in Fremont, or go online to register today!
FE & PE COURSES
If you are about to take your exam for the first time, or are repeating it, it may be in your best interest to register for a prep course that will supply you with all the tools you will need to pass your exam before it is too late. Don’t wait until the last minute to prepare! Excel’s Engineering course options are as follows:
TELL YOUR FRIENDS!
Benefit by sharing Excel with your friends. Excel offers discounts for group registration as well as coupons for referrals. Plus, how great would it be to have your friends complete the test prep courses with you? Save a little, share a little, everyone wins!
FREE SAT AND ACT DIAGNOSTIC TESTING
Curious how you would score on a practice test? Not sure which course to take between SAT, ACT, or both? Take one of our FREE diagnostic tests to help you decide and see how you would score. You may be weaker on one test and decide to take a prep course to increase those skills. The diagnostic test is the first administered practice test and will tell us the areas you struggle with in testing and Excel can help you improve in those areas for your formal test. Call our office at (510)490-7000 and speak with our friendly staff to register for FREE diagnostic exams:
EXAM CLUB SESSIONS
Practice makes perfect! If you have taken a test prep course with us then you have 6 FREE months of access to our Exam Club practice test library. Register for a session of Exam Club through your student portal (or call our office for assistance) and practice taking tests until you feel comfortable. If you haven’t taken a prep course at Excel and are interested in only taking practice tests, then join our Platinum Exam Club. Call our office today at (510)490-7000 to become a member! Platinum Exam Club members, use your access until you graduate and complete your formal exams for best results. Exam Club sessions coming soon:
Make sure you claim your seat today! (You can only miss 1 Exam Club session after signing up, please register only if you know you will be able to attend or cancel the ticket prior to the event.) Don’t forget to bring your Exam Club ticket and your school ID with you!
SAT GROUP TUTORIALS
Need additional help with your PSAT/SAT studies? Included with your PSAT/SAT course are 6 FREE group tutorial sessions (or 12 for Platinum members). These sessions are led by an instructor and offer further assistance with SAT math, SAT reading, or SAT writing. Each group tutorial session focuses on one of the mentioned SAT topics and has 30 seats available, register ahead of time to claim your seat!
Call our office at (510)490-7000 for more information on any of our courses or to register for one. We look forward to speaking with you!