Test Preparation Courses

Test Preparation Courses

The school contracts with test preparation companies to provide evening and Saturday classes for juniors and seniors who are interested in becoming better prepared for the PSAT, ACT, or SAT.  Letters are emailed to guardians of juniors and seniors notifying them of test prep opportunities.  Information about test prep programs also appears in the student bulletin and in the parent newsletter.  There is a tuition charge (which varies according to program) for these classes, and need-based financial aid may be available.  Please contact the Mrs. Mayra Delgado Testing Specialist or your student's counselor if you have questions about test preparation. 

Free Online SAT Prep Available Through Khan Academy

  • Khan Academy, a free online resource, provides full-length practice SATs with tutorials:https://www.khanacademy.org. Any student with prior results from a PSAT/NMSQT, PSAT 10, or PSAT 8/9 can link the results to Khan Academy and get a personalized study plan to address areas for improvement. Click here for step-by-step directions.

ExcelEdge Inc. - Offers three prep courses.  

  •  SAT 1600 - Registration Now AvailableThe eight-week online test preparation program is designed for college-bound juniors taking the SAT School Day on April 13 for college/univeristy admission. Prep course covers all SAT test content including Critical Reading, Writing Skills, and Math practice. Program will meet once a week with flexible days and times. 

Offered Sessions at OPRFHS in-person

  1. Wednesday: 4:30-6:30pm - 1/26, 2/2, 2/9, 2/16, 2/23, 3/2, 3/9 (Practice SAT 5:30-9pm), & 3/16

  2. Wednesday: 6:45-8:45pm -1/26, 2/2, 2/9, 2/16, 2/23, 3/2, 3/9 (Practice SAT 5:30-9pm), & 3/16

  3. Saturday: 9-11am - 1/29, 2/5, 2/12, 2/19, 2/26, 3/5, 3/12 (Practice SAT 8:30am-noon), & 3/19

Cost: $325 See counselor if student qualifies for a fee waiver for scholarship opportunity.

Registration can be made by going to the Web Store or the Book Store during business hours. To pay through the OPRFHS Web Store (RevTrak) go to https://oprfhs.revtrak.net/, select Academics, Testing, chose course prep SAT 1600, sign in to Web Store account, follow steps, check out.  Registration Deadline December 31. 

  • ACT 36 - Registration Now AvailableACT 36 eight week course is designed to prepare students for the April 2nd ACT exam for college-bound juniors takintg the ACT for college/university admission. 

Offered Sessions at OPRFHS in-person

    1. Thursday: 6:30-8:30pm–2/3, 2/10, 2/17, 2/24, 3/3, 3/10, 3/17 (Practice ACT 5:30 to 9pm), & 3/24

Cost: $350 See counselor if student qualifies for a fee waiver for scholarship opportunity.

Registration can be made by going to the Web Store or the Book Store during business hours. To pay through the OPRFHS Web Store (RevTrak) go to https://oprfhs.revtrak.net/, select Academics, Testing, chose course prep ACT 36, sign in to Web Store account, follow steps, check out.  Registration Deadline December 31. 

Letter about SAT and ACT course prep

Fyler about SAT and ACT course prep

If you have any questions about either course, please feel free to contact ExcelEdge Inc. at info@exceledgeinc.com / 219-838-0740.

  • PSAT 1520 - PSAT 1520 is a test preparation program preparing 11th grade students for the PSAT/NMSQT to achieve the National Merit Scholarship. The key areas focus are Reading, Writing and Language, and Mathematics. Course begins in late August. 

RevolutionPrep - www.revolutionprep.com