Information To Take the SSAT In Ontario
Useful Information for SSAT Test Takers in Ontario
The SSAT stands for the Secondary School Admission Test. It is conducted by the SSAT Board or the SSATVB and is a standardized test that is taken by those school students of USA and Canada who are planning to enter into private or independent schools across USA. There are three levels at which the test is conducted, depending on the grades in which the students are studying. These three levels are: Upper Level (for students who are studying in grades 8 to 11), Middle Level (for students who are studying in grades 5 to 7) and the Elementary Level (for students who are presently studying in grades 3 and 4). This article focuses on the testing locations and tutoring options available in the Ontario province of Canada.
Test Centers in Ontario
There are a total of 10 testing centers, out of which 3 are in Toronto. Rest of the Ontario test centers are in Aurora, Chesterville, Mississauga, Newmarket, Oakville, Ottawa and St. Catherines. To gain more information on these centers, you may visit the link http://www.ssat.org/centersearch/centers/locations/canada#CanadaOntario.
To get detailed information on any center, you may visit the link mentioned above and click on the name of the center. By doing this, not only will you get detailed information on the address, but you will also be to study the driving directions. Hence, it is advisable to go through the details so that you don't face any trouble on the test-day itself regarding the location.
Test Prep Options Available in Ontario
There are many ways in which you can prepare for the SSAT in Ontario. However, there is nothing more suitable than a tutoring course that you can attend nearby. The benefit of going for a tutoring course is that you can clear your doubts and discuss the test related issues with someone who is well-versed in teaching the test topics to students like yourself. Here are some of the most popular test-prep centers and tutors available in Ontorio:
- Prep Skills
- The official website for this tutoring service is http://www.prepskills.com/front_page?page=1. There are 13 locations for this tutoring website at which you can take the prep courses. (Aurora, Barrie, Brampton, King City, Markham, Mississauga, North York, Ottawa, Oakville, Port Hope, Richmond Hill, Toronto, Vaughan). For more information, you may visit the link http://www.prepskills.com/locations.
There are many options available for tutoring. These are discussed below:
- For registration purposes, you can visit the link http://prepskills.com/registration/register-your-course-today and then make a choice depending on class timings, locations and fee structures.
- Forest Hill Tutoring
- The official website of this tutor is http://www.foresthilltutoring.com/fht.html. There is only one location for this tutor and that is 439, Spadina Road, Toronto. The contact number is (416) 483 6023.
- The tutoring service is priced at 75$ an hour and all classes will be held at the location mentioned above.
- There are over 200 tutors available at this test prep center. They work with the students to cover their academic requirements as well as to prepare them for the SSAT.
- The Princeton Review
- The official website for this tutoring company is www.princetonreview.com. You can select SSAT from the test options provided on this link and then enter the zip code of your city or location. Entering this zip code will take you to the page where you will find all the relevant information regarding your concerned location.
- There are two course options available for you when you take up a course from this tutoring company:
- By visiting these links, you will get all information on the price of all the available courses and you can also enroll on the website for the course by clicking on 'Enroll' which is provided in front of every course available.