Contact | About Me:
Alisa DeBorde

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[email protected]

Course Time:

  • This course is offered on Thursdays.
  • ACT Prep is a one semester course that will be offered in both the first AND second semesters.
  • (Subject to change based on enrollment.)

Course Prerequisites:

  • Students need to have at minimum Algebra I before taking this course.
    Please email the tutor with any questions.

Course Texts:

  • The Official ACT Prep Guide 2021-2022
    ISBN-  1119787343
  • Other materials will be provided by the tutor


Course Description:

This course will provide test-taking strategies, content-area review, and test-taking practice.

We will begin with an overview of the ACT, move to test-taking strategies specific to each
test subject (science, math, English, and critical reading), and culminate with students
taking several complete ACTs.

Students should exit the class with a good picture of how they are scoring on the ACT,
with specific, individualized strategies that will help them earn their highest score, and,
if applicable, with a plan for further study/preparation.

Course Class Time:

  • Class time will be used to learn test-taking strategies,
    to do live practice, and to review completed work.

Course Homework Requirements:

  • Students will have homework each week.
    • Practice tests (sections and complete tests)
    • Skill-review
    • Vocabulary study
    • Reading


  • 60%  homework
  • 40%  in-class work


Course Supplies:

  • consumable ACT Prep book
  • ACT-approved graphing calculator (TI-84+ preferred)
  • pens, pencils, highlighters
  • loose-leaf, lined paper