ACT 

The ACT® is a standardized test for high school achievement and college admissions in the United States administered by ACT®, Inc. Like the SAT®, ACT® scores are accepted by all four-year colleges and universities in the US The ACT consists of four tests: English, Mathematics, Reading and Science Reasoning. There is an optional writing section to the ACT as well. Subject test scores range from 1 to 36..

TEST SECTION SCORE RANGE COMPOSITE SCORE
English 1 to 36 The composite score is the average of all four tests.
Mathematics 1 to 36 The composite score is the average of all four tests.
Reading 1 to 36 The composite score is the average of all four tests.
Science 1 to 36 The composite score is the average of all four tests.

Two additional scores are granted if students choose to take the ACT® Plus Writing (please visit www.actstudent.org for more information).

The SAT® is generally considered to be more difficult in content and language, but the ACT® has stricter time constraints. With less emphasis and weighting on English reading and writing, the ACT® is often considered more suited to local students.


What we offer:

  • English

    Lessons will focus on all of the language skills required. The English section comprises usage / mechanics, and rhetorical skills: style, strategy, transitions, and organization. The Reading section consists of questions about prose passages in the humanities, social sciences, and natural sciences. The optional Writing test is a response to a given prompt about a social issue applicable to high school students. Although the writing section is optional, some schools do require an essay score and will factor it into the admissions decision.

  • Mathematics Camp

    This camp is designed to equip students with the skills necessary to tackle the Mathematics component of the ACT. With paper drilling and exam practice as the core focus, this camp enables students to apply learned knowledge and skills to achieve maximum results in their exams. At the end of the camp, students will have acquired important terminology and exam techniques.

  • Science Camp 

    This camp is designed to equip grade 10-12 students with the skills necessary to tackle the Science component of the ACT. With paper drilling and exam practice as the core focus, this camp enables students to apply learned knowledge and skills to achieve maximum results in their exams. At the end of the camp, students will have acquired important exam techniques and thoroughly revised key science concepts.

Private Lessons and Camps are also available. Please call 2577 7844 (Main campus) / 2718 3000 (Kowloon campus) or submit an online enquiry form for more details.