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Unweighted GPA: 3.7
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SAT: 720 math
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800
| 800 verbal
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How can I improve my standardized test scores?

Hi guys! I'm a junior and I've taken the SAT once, but I wasn't happy with my score. What are some tips for improving my standardized test scores, and how can I best prepare for my next attempt? Any resources or advice would be greatly appreciated!

8 months ago

Hi there! I understand the desire to improve your SAT score, and I'm happy to share some tips that worked for my child. First, establish a study schedule and stick to it. Consistency is key in retaining information and building your test-taking skills. Second, utilize free resources like Khan Academy, which offers personalized SAT study plans and practice tests. These resources can help you identify your weaknesses and target specific areas for improvement. Additionally, consider purchasing an SAT prep book, such as those by The Princeton Review or College Board, to help guide your studying. Don't forget to take practice tests under timed conditions to simulate the actual test environment. Lastly, think about joining a study group or seeking help from a tutor, if you feel you need more personalized guidance. Remember, it's important to stay positive and keep your goals in mind. With dedication and the right resources, you'll be well on your way to improving your SAT score. Best of luck!

8 months ago

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