When Should I Start Preparing for the SAT?

When should I start preparing for the SAT? Photo of students taking the SAT test after receiving SAT tutoring at Hodis Learning & Music.

It’s officially 2023, and for juniors in high school, that means it’s time to start thinking about when you’ll take the SAT. While many colleges and universities are dropping their testing requirements, a high test score could be what sets you apart from other applicants and even help you win scholarships.

2023 Spring SAT Test Dates

The spring SAT testing dates are listed on the College Board website and included below.

  • March 11, 2023
  • May 6, 2023
  • June 3, 2023

When To Start Test Prep

It’s recommended that you begin preparing and studying for the SAT 2-3 months before your exam. That means if you plan to take the SAT on March 11, you should start studying now.

Try Private SAT Test Prep Tutoring

But don’t panic! First, make sure you’ve registered for your exam date. Next, schedule SAT tutoring sessions with one of our expert tutors. Our tutors will work with you step-by-step, starting with a breakdown of the exam and evaluation of your skill-level. Your tutor will help you identify patterns in the questions, develop your reasoning skills, show you test-taking strategies, and assist you in managing your time. By the time of your testing date, you should feel prepared and confident!

The Hodis Learning Advantage

Our tutors are professional educators who hold degrees in their respective fields and have years of test-prep experience. They always provide focused, personalized instruction tailored to your needs and skill-level in a one-on-one setting. And sessions can take place in your home or a public setting– whichever is best and most convenient for you. Your tutor will meet with you regularly in the lead up to your SAT date to ensure you’re getting consistent practice and instruction.

Book your first SAT tutoring session today by calling (626) 227-1149 or visit email us today. Consider enrolling in our test prep workshop to prepare for your test.