Lake Norman Homeschool Prom exists to serve the homeschool community in the Lake Norman area. All high school students ages currently enrolled in a homeschool are invited to attend this formal prom. (You do not have to live in the Lake Norman area to attend.) See website for more information.
ACT Proctored Practice Test and Prep Class
$40 in Cornelius for two-part prep class spanning two Saturdays:
June 30: Full proctored test at 9am-12:30pm.
July 7: Targeted feedback session at 10am-12:30pm.
Taking a full practice test and reviewing the answers is the absolute best strategy for improving college entrance standardized test scores—but we all know it’s hard to stay focused for a full test by yourself.
There are programs that charge $100s to help you raise your score, knowing that a few extra points on these tests can yield $1000s in scholarship money, yet these guys are charging only $40 for a full practice test and the most relevant feedback for your student!
In this class—spanning two Saturday mornings—class participants will take full, proctored ACT practice tests, which the instructors will grade and analyze to find the most common pitfalls and question-types missed. On the next Saturday, the instructors will host a special test-prep workshop, using specific examples of often-missed questions to give targeted feedback, explanations, and testing strategies so that the students will feel confident about getting the correct answers next time. This class will be helpful for both the experienced student and newcomers to the ACT.
Where: 20314 Queensdale Drive, Cornelius NC
When: 9am-12:30pm, Saturday, June 30th (Proctored test and test taking tips)
10am-12:30pm, Saturday, July 7th (Test results, specific feedback, and test prep strategies)
What to Bring : Graphing Calculator, 2 Pencils
In order to cover time and printing costs, the cost is $40 per student with a $55 cap per family.
(Option: $30 for just the proctored test and emailed score)
Snacks will be provided.
Interested in the SAT, or another date? Contact us for small-group tutoring rates and availability.
About the instructors:
Will Barrett is a rising junior at UNC-Chapel Hill double majoring in Economics and Peace, War and Defense, with a minor in Philosophy, politics, and Economics. He has experience tutoring students one on one for various standardized tests and teaching speech and debate classes. He is an AP Scholar with Distinction, scored in the 99% on the SAT/ACT/PSAT, received a National Merit Scholarship, and enjoys assisting younger students understand new concepts.
David Thetford is a rising senior at Patrick Henry College majoring in Strategic Intelligence in National Security, currently interning at Wells Fargo. He is an AP Scholar with Distinction, received a Presidential Scholarship for high standardized test scores, and has maintained a 4.0 cumulative GPA at PHC. David used many of these methods and tips to improve his ACT score by just a few points, which then qualified him for an automatic $38,000 more in academic college scholarships along with his other scholarships. He loves to think through tough problems and help others to think strategically.
For questions, please email Will Barrett at email@example.com or go to ASimplePath.net to register.
Come by today and officially register for our 2018-2019 season! Turn in your registration form (we do NOT charge any registration fees), waiver forms, parents can sign up to volunteer, get sized for uniforms, and order uniforms (uniforms are $70 and must be paid for in cash or certified check). Uniforms take 4-8 weeks to come in, so we must order early in order to have them for the Matthews Alive Parade.
Parents who attend the info meeting on April 18th are welcome to sign up and order uniforms on that day if it is easier.
Note: Carolina Gymnastics Center has Open Gym during this time for $5/child or $7/family for anyone who would like to come and play for a while. This is completely optional though!
Who: Teens 14 & Up and Alumni
When: Friday May 18, 2018
Celebrate Free Comic Book Day at Parker Banner Kent & Wayne – Comics & Games in Cornelius
THIS SATURDAY May 5, 10AM-4PM! One of our own Homeschool Alumni, local artist Gabbi of Art-in-motion, will be there doing free sketches for kids along with Freelance Inker Ed Eargle and other local artists! Come get your kids some free sketches and comics and show your support for the arts! Click the link for details.