College Preparation | SAT/ACT Skill Building

Improve test taking skills

Identifying challenging areas and learning test strategies has shown to increase SAT/ACT scores. While test scores are optional at some colleges, this extra credential shows a student’s willingness to stretch academically, reinforcing rigor at college.

Jean Waltz and Linda Abelli are hosting winter classes to prepare for the February and Spring tests. They can be reached at satacttraining.com or at lindaabelli@gmail.com

2023 SAT Bootcamps

Designed to prepare for the March 11th & October 7th SATs

Each session consists of eight 3-hour classes from 8:00-11:00 on Sunday Mornings. Cost is $1200 for each session. To sign up go to  the SAT/ACT Training Website or send your check in the amount of $1200, payable to: Linda Abelli, 1 Gardner Road, Duxbury, MA 02332.

Session One Starts Jan. 22, 2023

Preparation for the March 11th SAT 

Session one begins the Sunday after the DHS midterms. Session one dates:

  • Jan 22, 29
  • Feb 5, 12, 19*, 26* (*February Vacation)
  • Mar 5
  • Mar 26 (Review the QAS1. This date depends on when the College Board releases scores.)

Session Two Starts August 13, 2023

Preparation for the October 7th SAT 

Session two dates:

  • August 13, 20, 27
  • September 4**, 10, 17, 24 (**Labor Day, this class is on Monday morning.)
  • October 22 (Review the QAS1. This date depends on when the College Board releases scores.)


1QAS is the SAT Question and Answer Service (QAS) offered to students taking the SAT in March, May, and October.

The QAS costs an additional $18 and includes a copy of the SAT questions from the specific test date and the student’s answers. Correct answers and additional scoring information are provided.

QAS is gold… if the student scrutinizes the results. You can order QAS during test registration or until five months after a test date.
(The QAS option for the June, August, November, and December tests is much less useful.)

Duxbury Student Union

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