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Middle School Tests

We specialize in preparing students for a variety of middle school tests, both admissions-focused and academic in nature. Our expert tutors provide targeted guidance and support for admissions tests like Hunter High School, ISEE, and SSAT, helping students demonstrate their abilities and increase their chances of acceptance. Additionally, we offer comprehensive preparation for academic tests such as the Common Core and CTP-5, ensuring students have a strong foundation in key subjects to excel academically at the middle school level.

Admissions Tests

Hunter High School (NYC)

The HCHS NYC Entrance Exam is open to 6th grade students who reside within the five boroughs of New York City at the time of application submission AND who have earned ONE of the listed criteria.


The ISEE (Independent School Entrance Exam) is used in the admissions process for private schools nationwide. The Middle Level is for students in grades 6 and 7 who are candidates for admission to grades 7 and 8.


The SSAT is the required admission test at many of the best independent schools in the world. The SSAT is designed for students in grades 3 through PG and is administered on three levels (Elementary, Middle, and Upper​​).  

Academic Tests

 Common Core 

NY State administers ELA/Literacy and Mathematics Common Core tests intended to provide students, families & educators better measures of student proficiency in the knowledge and skills students need to succeed in college & careers.


Given by the Educational Records Bureau (ERB), the Comprehensive Testing Program is administered to students in private schools as an achievement test. The purpose of CTP is to assess student growth and performance at the time of testing.

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