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2011-2012: 6th Grade Parent Feedback - Complete List

"Our daughter received an offer of acceptance from the Kenwood Academic Center. We will also consider applying to the new Lane Tech Academic Center. Thank you for your support and excellent communication."

"Our daughter scored 129 on the test with a total score of 832. I think the preparation course was beneficial."

"We're in and thrilled!!! Thank you so much for all of your help. I'm sure we'll be back and will spread the good word about your fantastic program.

"Our daughter was accepted into the Taft program. We are very proud of her!"

"Our daughter was definitely helped by your program. She got her letter today and got an overall score of 816. Thank you for all of your work!"

"My son scored a 134 on the test and ended up with an 834. He just got accepted to Lane Tech! He is thrilled and so are we. Thanks for your help!"

"Our daughter tested for the Whitney Young Academic Center and was accepted. Her score was 150 on the test."

"Our son was accepted in the Academic Center at Whitney Young for 7th Grade. Thank you for your assistance."

"Our daughter was accepted to her first choice. Your class not only prepared her, but allowed her to feel comfortable taking the exam. Thanks so much to you and your staff."

"Our son got into Whitney Young. He scored a 149 out of potential 150 on the test."

2014-2015: 6th Grade Parent Feedback - Complete List

"I have been wanting to thank you and your Instructor for providing excellent service to us and our daughter. Your communication with us has been stellar and very helpful. Your Instructor was exceptional to work with. He consistently demonstrated commitment, patience and genuine interest in preparing our daughter for a very stressful and challenging exam. I will continue to recommend your services and more importantly invest in the prep classes for future exam preparations and potentially summer courses as well. We could not be happier with the program."

"Our daughter was accepted to Whitney Young Academic Center!"

"My son was accepted to Lane, our first choice. Thank you so much for your help and advice during the test prep and application process. We are very excited! His test score was 137, and his overall score was 858."

"I just wanted to tell you that my daughter who attended your 5th grade prep course and your academic center prep test course has been accepted to LTAC. Thank you very much for helping in her preparation."

"I wanted to let you know that my daughter was admitted to Whitney Young. While her grades and 5th grade scores were very strong, we credit SelectivePrep with giving her confidence when going into the Academic Center Exam. Thank you."

"I just wanted to take time to let you know that my daughter just received a letter offering her admission to Whitney Young! We are delighted. We are very proud of her obviously, but she credits her ability to decode and answer those questions to the prep class she took with your program. Thank you and we will be back with another child in the near future. Thanks again and keep up the good work!"

"My sixth grader got a perfect score on the entrance exam after taking your course. Thank you so much for your services!!"

"We are happy to inform you that my daughter was accepted into Whitney Young for the Academic Center program. She is quite delighted and preparing to accept the offer. I want to thank you for offering an opportunity to maximize her competitive edge and give her the best possible chance she had to get in. Her score was outstanding! Best of luck in preparing the next group of kids."

"I would definitely recommend this course. Even though our child was just slightly shy of acceptance, it reaffirmed that going for his choice was not unrealistic. I found the prep course to be valuable for my son. It helped his composure and confidence before the test. After the test he said there were no surprises. The preparation helped a great deal. He was able to optimize the time because he knew how to approach each question and didn't leave questions unanswered. I also want to add that my son's Instructor was an excellent teacher. He did an honest assessment of my son's needs and he was patient and informative at each session. The SelectivePrep staff also has been very professional and quickly replied to our concerns. I am satisfied with the results and would definitely recommend this course to our friends. Thank you."

"I just wanted to let you know that my daughter was accepted to Whitney Young Academic Center. Thanks for your help in preparing for the entrance exam."

"My son got into Lane. Thanks for all the help."

"We just learned of our son's acceptance to Whitney Young and are so happy. He scored a perfect 900 points. Thank you for your role in this."

"My son was accepted into the 7th grade at Whitney Young. He took your SelectivePrep course this year. Thank you and your team for all of the support!"

"We found out yesterday that our son was accepted to Lane Tech, his first choice and his test score was 137 – his overall score was 858. Thank you so much for all your help in preparing him for the test! We're very grateful."

"My daughter is really learning a lot of exam taking skills from this course. I think that this course comes at a good time when there are so many unknowns this year."

"My daughter was selected for Kenwood's Academic Center. She is so excited! Thank you."

"My daughter scored a 122 on the test and a 796.3 overall. She was accepted into Lindblom which was our first choice school. Thank you for your assistance with the practice materials."

"My daughter was accepted by Taft Academic Center. We're thrilled. Thanks!"

"My son took the test prep course this past winter and he really benefitted from the class. He will be entering the Academic Center at Lindblom in the fall."

"I am happy to inform you that my daughter got a seat at Whitney Young Academic Center Program. We are very excited and happy about her achievement. I would like to thank SelectivePrep for preparing her for her tests. She wouldn't have been able to do it without your help."

"My son got a 150 on the Academic Center test. I am pretty sure that is a perfect score. I was astounded! Coming out of the test, he said it was much easier than the sample test he was taking with SelectivePrep, which is great because he was fully prepared and knew what to expect."

"Our son received his offer to Whitney Young on Monday and he is absolutely thrilled. SelectivePrep really prepared him and he felt confident going into the test. His test score was 146 and his total was 885. Thank you again. All of our children will be attending SelectivePrep courses."

"I wanted to inform you that my son was accepted to LTAC with an 864. Also two of his friends that attended the course with him were both accepted to Taft. Thanks again. I really believe that the test preparation was invaluable to him."

"I'd like to let you know that my son was accepted into the Academic Center Program for 7th grade at Taft High School. Thank you very much for your SelectivePrep class."

"I just wanted to let you know that my son was accepted for Taft in the second round, which makes me so happy! My son made it into Taft last year. Neither one of them could have done it without the help of SelectivePrep and the wonderful Instructors you have chosen for the classes. I can't thank you enough! I am sure we will be registering for classes in the future. You're the best!"

"I've got great news. My daughter was selected for a second draw into the Taft Academic Center program. We are very happy for her. Thank you for a great prep program. It is very helpful."

"Our personal experience with SelectivePrep was excellent. Our Instructor was outstanding and I particularly loved the weekly detailed recaps that helped us focus on areas where my daughter needed more work. The homework, tips and practice tests certainly made her more confident."

"We were very impressed with our Instructor. He really did a great job keeping my daughter motivated and preparing her for the test. I don't know what the outcome may be for her test, but I do know that she has a lot more confidence and optimism about taking it. Thanks!"

"One of my friends just took the Academic Center admissions test and got into Whitney Young. She said that everything in our materials was indeed on the test."

"Thank you very much for the help you gave the kids. I am sure you also devoted time to make sure the improvement in each kid was significant and it showed with my son. I wish more programs like this are open to prepare our kids better. I am very happy with the results."

"My son was accepted into Taft! We are excited and appreciate your help. The class was great and we plan on sending my daughter in a couple of years."

"I would like to let you know that our daughter was accepted by Lane Tech. Thanks for the wonderful program."

"We are happy to pass along the good news that our daughter got into the Academic Center. She will go to Taft. She scored 873 points."

"I just wanted to let you know that our daughter got into Whitney Young. Thank you very much."

"Just wanted to let you know that our daughter was offered a seat at Whitney Young Academic Center. We are thrilled!"

"My daughter was selected for Taft's regional gifted program."

"Our son got into Lane. Test score was 138 and overall score was 861. Thanks!"

 

2013: 8th Grade Parent Feedback - Complete List

"Our daughter took all of the SelectivePrep courses in preparation for 7th grade ISATs last year and the high school entrance exam. She did exceptionally well (898 points) and got accepted into her Selective Enrollment School of choice which was Whitney Young. We want to thank you and your staff for doing such a phenomenal job in preparing her for these challenges."

"I did want to let you know that our daughter was accepted at her first choice, Whitney Young. She had a total of 900 points and was happy to know she did so well on the entrance exam. Thank you for the role SelectivePrep plays in providing a class to review material and prepare the students for the exam. Your responsiveness and communication throughout the process are a big help to parent navigating CPS."

"A few weeks ago our daughter was accepted to St. Ignatius for the Class of 2017. We are very excited and proud of her accomplishments."

"We are very pleased to let you know our daughter's test results. Our daughter scored a 300 on the Selective Enrollment Test and will be attending Whitney Young in the fall. Thank you for all you have done. We loved the feedback throughout the class. I will be recommending this course."

"Our daughter wants to let you know that she got into Walter Payton and is so happy! Her entrance exam scores were all 99s across the board, which put her at 898 out of 900 points. We all greatly appreciate the hand you played in helping her prepare and making it such an enjoyable experience for her too!"

"I wanted to report back on our son's results for the Selective Enrollment Exam. He scores a core total of 98 for 297 points. He got into his first choice, Lane Tech, but he also could have gotten accepted to Jones, Payton, and Whitney. Thanks so much for your help. I've been encouraging others to do this course for 7th and 8th grade."

"Our daughter scored 291 on the Selective Enrollment Entrance Exam and received an offer of admission to Whitney Young with a composite score of 889. We are thrilled with this outcome. I am certain that the prep classes were time and money well spent. For example, the test included questions that are only now being taught in 8th grade. Thank goodness they were included in your curriculum! Thanks for always being available during this stressful period and for being flexible and understanding with scheduling & make-up classes. It was a great relief knowing that my daughter and I could count on your support and optimism right up until test day."

"I wanted to let you know about my daughter's Selective Enrollment results. She received an offer from Jones which was her first choice of Selective Enrollment schools. We are very proud of our daughter and would highly recommend SelectivePrep classes."

"Our son's total score was 897. I think there will always be a debate on how much these prep classes can really help your child. In our view, it helped him focus and get comfortable with the type of questions being asked. I will tell you that he had a very positive opinion on how you handled the class and I was very, very impressed with the program's proactive communications and your willingness to provide specific feedback for our son. He will be going to Payton next year."

"Our daughter got into Walter Payton! Thank you for your support and interest in her progress."

"I'm so happy to let you know that our son scored 300 on his entrance exam and was admitted to Payton. Thank you again for your hard work with the kids!"

"Our daughter got her results this weekend. She was accepted to Payton. She scored a core total 98 on the entrance exam—which translated into 297 points. We are thrilled with the results and very proud of her hard work. Thanks for all of your help throughout this process."

"Hi. It's one of your favorite students. I just wanted to thank you for all of the help you provided me and letting me stay for extra sessions before the big test. I got my results yesterday, and I got into Walter Payton!!! I can't explain how much your class and the way you taught me and prepared me for my Terra Novas and Entrance Exam. I also think that it helped me prepare for the Catholic School Test. I was accepted by St. Ignatius as well. Thanks for all of your help. If you wanted to know some scores, I got a PERFECT score on the entrance exam. I felt so comfortable going into the test and I felt like I was ready for any question type. I am recommending this class to so many people so I'm sure that you'll have some of my friends. Thank you for all of your help!!! Much appreciated!!"

"Our daughter got a total of 93 on the Selective Enrollment Exam. I am so proud of her and appreciative of your work with her. As a result she got her second pick, Lane."

"Thank you much for tutoring our daughter. She has been accepted to all of these schools – Von Steuben, Senn IB, Lincoln Park Double Honors and Lane Tech. She scored a 96 as her overall score and has already accepted her spot at Lane. We are very pleased with this outcome and appreciate all of your hard work and personal attention."

"I would like to let you know that I have been accepted into Jones and St. Ignatius. Thank you so much for helping me prepare for the Selective Enrollment Exam. I really appreciated your hard work in helping me. I will definitely recommend SelectivePrep to other kids preparing for their standardized tests or entrance exams."

"I want to know that my son got a 297 out of 300 on the Selective Enrollment Exam. His total score was 889 out of 900. He received an offer from Jones College Prep today. Thank you so much for your work with him. He really enjoyed the classes and focused on the areas that you found he needed to pay attention to. You did a great job."

"Well our daughter just got her letter of acceptance for Whitney Young, her #1 choice for high school! And she scored a perfect 300 out of 300 on her exam! I thought you would appreciate the good news. Thanks so much for all of your help!"

"I am pleased to inform you that I got accepted to Northside! I got a perfect score on my entrance exam. I'm sure I wouldn't have the same score if it weren't for these classes."

"I just wanted to let you know that our son got the full 300 points on his Selective Enrollment Exam and was accepted to Northside. Thanks for your help."

"I wanted to let you know that our daughter was admitted to every school to which she applied, including Payton, Lincoln Park IB and St. Ignatius. We are so proud of her. With the dust now settling it looks like she is now bound for Payton and will accept this week. Thank you for all of your efforts. Your efforts and your caring preparation helped take that edge off and calm our daughter down to allow her to perform at the level at which she was capable."

"I wanted to thank you for working with our son. He was offered a spot a Walter Payton! He is ecstatic. We would definitely recommend preparing for testing with you again."

"I am writing to commend your Instructor for a job well done with his Saturday morning Selective Test Prep sessions. Our daughter enjoyed the sessions and said she is sorry they are over."

"My son was enrolled in your prep program and he got into his first choice, Northside Prep. Thanks so much for helping him prepare."

"Just a quick note to say THANKS for the SelectivePrep course. Our daughter was accepted into Jones, her first choice with a score of 879. Keep up the good work! Since our Tier 4 children are unfortunately expected to score practically perfectly in order to gain entrance to Chicago's most rigorous Selective Enrollment High Schools, we are fortunate to have your company's prep services as an added "insurance marker" towards a high scoring entrance exam."

"WHITNEY YOUNG! Our daughter scored 294 out of 300 on the entrance exam for a total composite score of 891, and was accepted into Whitney Young."

"My daughter received an offer from Jones but we are considering applying to Payton through principal discretion."

"We wanted to update you on our daughter's progress with the Selective Enrollment process. Last week, she receives her results, 885 and we are in Tier 4. She was accepted at her first pick, Whitney Young and is extremely happy."

"Our son got a perfect score on the Selective Enrollment Exam and is going to Jones, his first choice. Thanks for your help! I think the classes were a big help for him – not because he didn't know the material, but because he was ready for the structure of the test. The course was definitely worth it."

"Our daughter was accepted at Whitney Young for this fall. We are three for three with our children taking your class and getting into Whitney Young. We still have a 7th grader who will be up next year for your class and the Selective Enrollment program."

"Our daughter has a seat at Northside Prep. Thank you."

"I just wanted to take a minute to say thanks to you and your Instructor for getting our son properly prepared for the Selective Enrollment Exam. When we came to you the chances of getting him into any of the schools except Westinghouse and Brooks was nearly impossible. We are celebrating his acceptance into Westinghouse. Please accept my thanks and make sure to let your Instructor know as well. It has been a pleasure and I wish you all the best going forward."

"I just wanted to share the news that our daughter got accepted into her number one school which was Jones College Prep. She was also accepted into Lincoln Park IB and their Double Honors Program. I just wanted to say thanks for all that SelectivePrep has offered her."

"Our son took your SelectivePrep course before applying to the Selective Enrollment High Schools. I just wanted to say thanks, we are all thrilled and to be honest somewhat pleasantly surprised that he was admitted to his first choice, Walter Payton with a perfect score of 300 on the admissions exam. He had always tested pretty well, but the top percentile on all subjects is a first, so we feel that the prep course and study materials were a factor in this great result."

"I would like to inform you that our daughter got accepted to Gwendolyn Brooks. She has always wanted to go there and now she got accepted thanks to your guidance. Thank you for helping her."

"Our daughter will be going to Jones. Jones was her first choice and we know that the Selective Enrollment prep helped her prepare for the test. She worked hard in the class, did the homework, complied lists of questions and received good instruction from her Instructor. Our daughter felt that she learned things during the prep class that she had not been exposed to in school, so really it was valuable beyond the testing. Thanks for your help. We are all excited for her and we plan to use your services for her younger sister when the time comes."

"We are happy to let you know that our son was accepted at Northside Prep. Thank you for all of your help."

"I just wanted to inform you that I got into Northside! I got a perfect score on my Entrance Exam. Thank you for being my teacher in these Selective Enrollment classes. I don't think I would be able to do so well without them!"

"My daughter took your prep class and received the 99th percentiles on all 4 subject areas giving her a 300 on the entrance Exam. She will be attending Northside Prep with a combined score of 896. Thank you."

"My daughter took your Selective Prep class this winter as well as last year. She received her letter of acceptance to Whitney Young this weekend. This past class was great. Thanks for your help."

"Now that both of my kids have successfully gotten into a Selective Enrollment High School, I want to send a big thanks to SelectivePrep! Our daughter just got her letter on Saturday that she got her first choice, Jones. She came in at a total of 889 points! And then two years ago my son who did SelectivePrep successfully got into his first choice, Lane. I want to inform you of the good outcome and forward my thanks. I'll continue to recommend SelectivePrep to other parents."

"Our son got into Lane and we are thrilled!! Our son said these classes helped him especially in math and reading. Thank you!!"

"I wanted to let you know that our son scored a 99 on the Selective Enrollment Exam. He ended up with a perfect score of 900, so is attending the Selective Enrollment School of his choice. He felt the Selective Enrollment prep class and the 7th grade test prep classes were very helpful."

"I wanted to thank you for the great job your staff does in helping our children prepare for the standardized tests and the Selective Enrolment Exam. We have recommended your courses to all of our friends with younger children in the city. My son received admittance into his first choice school, Jones, with a point total of 857 and with a score of 288 on the exam."

"My daughter received her letter of acceptance to Brooks. Thank you so much. The classes she took really helped her out and got her prepared to take the entrance exam. The Instructor was great and she really enjoyed going to the classes."

"I wanted to let you know that our son has been admitted to Walter Payton for the incoming freshman class! He is thrilled and worked very hard to achieve significant improvement from the original assessment test given on week one. We credit your SelectivePrep program, his wonderful Instructor and a great deal of hard work by our son for the results. His Selective Enrollment test result was a 300 out of a possible 300. Thank you for all your assistance and guidance. Your detailed program, combined with a student's willingness to dedicate the time necessary for preparation are a great combination."

"My daughter got a perfect score on the Selective Enrollment Exam. She got into Whitney Young! Lincoln IB also wants her."

"I just wanted to let you know that our daughter who did the SelectivePrep program this fall scored 300 on the Selective Enrollment Exam for a total of 898 points. I'm very happy that her scores were such that she could have gotten in on rank at any school she listed. Thanks for your work with her, and keeping everyone informed at all the different steps in this crazy process."

"Thank you SelectivePrep for your excellent prep course and top-notch teachers! Our daughter got into her first choice, Northside, with 99's in all four subject areas. We are extremely happy. Keep up your great work supporting students and families through this tough process."

"I would like to thank the Instructor and everyone from the SelectivePrep staff for all the help and guidance given to our son in preparing him for the Selective Enrollment Entrance Exam. We are delighted and happy to report that our son has been accepted to Northside. He scored a perfect 900 out of 900. Thanks for all of your help in coaching our kid to prepare him for the exam."

"We are pleased and proud that our son was accepted at Northside with a final score of 898. Thank you and we will be contacting you next hear as our son and his classmates will most certainly want a 7th grade class to be held at our school."

"I just wanted to let you know that our son received a perfect score on his CPS admissions test and was admitted to Walter Payton! We really appreciate your dedication and help. Thanks so much!!"

"Our daughter scored a 291 on the Selective Enrollment Entrance Exam and received an offer of admission to Whitney Young High School with a composite score of 889. We are thrilled with this outcome!"

"Please tell our daughter's teachers that we said thanks for preparing her for the test. She got a 297 and got into Whitney Young, which was her first choice!"

"Thank you and your Instructors for all of your help. My son received admission to his top choice of Jones with a score of 890!! Your courses were instrumental in making this a reality for him!!"

"Our daughter received her letter Saturday afternoon. She had a perfect score on the test, her final tally was 897. She was lucky enough to get her first choice, Northside. Thanks for all of the help and encouragement. If there is anything I can do, just let me know. SelectivePrep has been great for both girls."

"Hi. My son has been accepted at Jones College Prep."

"I wanted to let you know that our daughter was accepted to Lane Tech High School. She was our third child to go through the SelectivePrep class. I do believe she found the SelectivePrep class helpful and would recommend it to others. Her core total score for the Exam was 90 and overall she received 852 points out of 900."

"Hi. I wanted to tell you that my son is taking a seat at Lane Tech High School. We are happy about this. Thank you."

"By the way, our son received a 99% in all but vocabulary (98) on the test for a total score of 898 – which is mandatory since we live in Tier 4."

"We wanted to let you know that our daughter was accepted at Whitney Young for 9th grade and we are thrilled. She got a total score of 898 and a 300 on the Exam. We're very thankful for the help she received at SelectivePrep. One more child to go! We'll certainly plan to send him to you for help next year."

"This is to let you know that our daughter got into Payton. Thanks for your help."

"Our daughter just got an offer from Northside College Prep. We are very pleased and thankful for the class. She got a perfect score on the exam. "

"Our son got a 297 out of 300 overall. Thanks."

"Our daughter got a 285 on the Exam and was accepted at Westinghouse."

"I just wanted to inform you that our daughter received acceptance letters from the school of her choice. It was a wonderful feeling for her to be able to choose the school she wanted to attend. Thanks to her hard work and your exam prep class she was able to have these choices."

"Our daughter earned an 891 out of 900 points including a 291 on the test. She got her first choice, Walter Payton. Thank you for all you do!"

"Our daughter got into Jones (her first choice) and our son got into Whitney Young (his first choice)."

"Our son got a perfect score on the entrance test and has a core of 898 out of 900. He has been placed in the school of his choice, Northside College Prep. We are very happy! Thanks to SelectivePrep which gave him a lot of confidence. Thanks for the hard work by your team at SelectivePrep!"

"Our daughter got into her first choice, Jones, Tier 4 with a test score of 98. Test prep well worth it for both my kids!!!"

"Our daughter scored 288 out of 300. She received offers from Senn IB, Lincoln Park IB, Von Steuben Scholars, and Lane Tech."

"I just wanted to let you know that both our daughter and son were accepted into their first choice school, Whitney Young. They both did well on the test thanks to your great review and preparation."

"Thank you! We are so proud of our daughter who just got into Walter Payton. She is so excited."

"It is happy to share with you that my daughter was selected to Whitney Young and Lincoln Park IB program. Whitney Young was our first choice. Thank you for all the help the Instructor has given. We really appreciate the Instructors with the really good feedbacks and follow-ups after the classes. I would definitely recommend you in the future. Thank you."

"Our daughter received her acceptance letter for Jones over the weekend, with an exam score of 297. Thank you for the wonderful course. I will definitely be enrolling my son in a couple of years."

"My son received a score of 300 and will be attending Lane Tech next fall. He could not have done it without the prep class. Many thanks!"

"I am excited to report that my son had been offered a seat at Northside College Prep High School! I am certain that this preparation contributed to the offer. I wanted to share the news and to thank you and the SelectivePrep team."

"Our daughter got into her 3rd choice Lane with a score of 874, Tier 4. She was also accepted at St. Ignatius. She scored 297 of 300 on the Selective Enrollment Exam. Thanks!"

"My daughter participated in your enrollment prep courses this past fall. We received her letter yesterday and she was admitted to Jones College Prep. We feel very lucky and happy that our daughter was able to achieve this. We are also thankful we came across your services, and we know that it also assisted in her preparation for the Selective Enrollment test. We believe that our daughter did a fantastic job on her test. She received a score of 282 out of 300. Thank you once again for your course, the Instructors, and for keeping us, the parents fully aware of everything that we needed to know through the Selective Enrollment process."

"My daughter received 300 points on the Selective Enrollment test giving her a perfect 900 point score. She received a placement at Whitney Young High School, her first choice, though she is still applying for the Illinois Math and Science Academy and wishes to go there one grade early if she gets in. The SelectivePrep program really did help, because even though our daughter is a good student, the course but her mind at ease about the test."

"My son got a 98 on the test and received an offer to attend Lane. He also took the Catholic test at St. Patrick and got a 96 on that test and a $3,000 scholarship from St. Patrick. Although you did not advertise your class as helping on the Catholic test, my wife and I fell that it did. Your class was a big help. We are going to St. Patrick since we feel that it is a better fit."

"I wanted to let you know that our son was accepted to his first choice Payton. His total score was 898. He'll be joining his sister, now in her sophomore year at Payton. Both benefited greatly from the substantive work they did in SelectivePrep but perhaps even more importantly attending the class took a good portion of the anxiety/stress of high stakes testing out of the picture. Thanks for everything. We're done!"

"Our son got an 897 and is going to Lane. Thank you!"

"We are thrilled to receive an acceptance letter from our son's first choice school. He received the full 300 points on his entrance exam!! Thank you for providing a service that helped him achieve this goal."

"I just wanted to let you know that our daughter was accepted into Lane Tech yesterday, which was her first choice! She felt that your classes really helped, even with her every day studies, and I'm sure that it's why she scored so well in the math portion. We really appreciate the time you spent with him and the extra workshops you provided, so we just wanted to thank you for all of your help!"

"I just wanted to let you know that we just received the results and our daughter was offered a seat at Lane Technical High School which is her 1st round choice. She is very excited!!! And so is her mother!!! Thanks so much!!!"

"Our daughter was admitted to her first choice, Lane Tech yesterday. Thanks for all your help and guidance through the process. Let's hope (and work for) a better process for Chicago going forward."

"My son received his Selective Enrollment admission results yesterday. His score was 879 and he received an offer from his school of choice which is Jones College Prep. His second choice was Whitney Young and he scored high enough to receive an offer from them as well. He also received offers from both Lincoln Park High School's IB program and Honors program, and Ogden High School's IB program. It's so good to have options!"

"My son has been admitted to Whitney Young which was his first choice and his test score is 297 out of 300. A million thanks for the help from your program."

"Thank you for all of your help. Our daughter got into her high school of choice. She will be attending Whitney Young and we couldn't be happier."

"I am pleased to tell you that our son did get his number one choice Whitney Young. I can't tell you how relieved and ecstatic we are at the same time. It was completely unexpected. Thanks for all your support. I will be talking to you again as our daughter will be in 7th grade next year and we want her to take your test review."

"I just wanted to let you know that our daughter was accepted at her first choice, Payton!"

"We are happy to share this with you. Our daughter got selected into Northside, which was her first choice. She got a perfect 300 out of 300 on the Selective Exam. She would not have been able to achieve this without help and assistance from SelectivePrep. We are very thankful for your work with our daughter."

"Our son scored a perfect score on his test! He will be going to Whitney Young!"

"Our daughter was accepted to Lane Tech our first option!!! 887 score. Thank you!"

"The selection was very hard and she was accepted into Lincoln Park IB Honors and Walter Payton and she has accepted the seat at Walter Payton. Thanks to her Instructor and SelectivePrep for preparing her for the test. There is no doubt in my mind that it was the difference. I will definitely tell people about the difference you made for our daughter. We knew she was smart, but it is always great to have something extra in the back pocket. It was totally worth the money and time."

"I am thrilled to report that my son received an offer from Walter Payton College Prep. This was his first choice."

"Thanks so much for everything – another success. Our son got into Whitney Young and also Loyola. Thanks again."

"Our daughter was offered admission to Whitney Young, her first choice. Thanks for all your help and guidance."

"I would like to say thank you for all of your help during our daughter's enrollment in the SelectivePrep program. I felt that with all of the dedication set forth by your talented staff, you'd like some feedback about the progress of your students – so here you go. Our daughter was accepted to Northside College Prep. I can't begin to tell you how excited and proud her dad and I are right now."

"I wanted to let you know that our daughter got into her first choice, Whitney Young with 897 points including 297 on the entrance exam. She truly believes and I agree that SelectivePrep was a big help!"

"We received the admission letter for our son today. Our son received 300 out of 300 points on the exam. Thank you for your assistance."

"I just wanted to let you know that my son was accepted to Northside College Prep. I wanted to thank you because all three of my sons, including my older twins have participated in SelectivePrep and all three have subsequently been accepted to Northside. Thank you for running such an exceptional program!"

"Our son was selected for Northside and Loyola. Thanks again for all of your assistance. These great classes were help not just for these tests but for overall test taking."

"I have excellent new! Both of my sons were admitted into Northside College Prep, their top choice. We are all very excited. Thank you both so much for your program, instruction, and continuous updates on this process!"

"Our son received an offer to Westinghouse and Notre Dame as well. Thank you for the classes."

"Our daughter was admitted to Northside College prep with a perfect score. We know that the SelectivePrep classes helped to give her confidence in taking the admissions test. Please let me know if I can help you in any way in the future."

"My son (our second son to take your program) has also been accepted to his first choice – Lane Tech! Thank you!!"

"Our daughter got her first choice, Northside, as well as LP IB – she is taking Northside. Thanks for your help!"

"Thanks for everything. Our daughter got into Jones, her first choice. We are super excited."

"Both of our sons were accepted at their first choice school, Northside College Prep. We thank you and our staff for all their hard work. SelectivePrep definitely gave my sons an advantage."

"We are super excited. My daughter just got accepted into her first choice, Payton! She scored a 300 out of 300 on the entrance exam. Thanks!"

"I am excited to tell you that our daughter was accepted to Westinghouse College Prep. Thank you for all of your help."

"Our daughter got into Northside. Please let her Instructor know."

"I just wanted to let you know that my daughter took your 8th grade prep course and scored a perfect 300 on the Selective Enrollment Exam for 892 points in total and was accepted into Jones College Prep – her first choice! I am sure your program did much for her confidence entering the exam and ensured that she got a good score! You will certainly be seeing my son in your 6th, 7th and 8th grade classes."

"We got into Northside and also got a full scholarship to one of the private schools that we applied for."

"Good news. We just got a letter today and my son got 297 points on the exam and he got into Northside. We really appreciate all your (and the other teachers') hard work for preparing him during the class! THANK YOU!"

"Our daughter was accepted into Whitney Young – her first choice! Thanks you!"

"Our daughter got into Northside!!! Thank you so much!!! She got 300 out of 300 points on the test. I'm so glad you were her teacher!!! Thank you!!"

"Both of our sons got into their first choice – Walter Payton. Both got perfect scores on the entrance exam. Thank you both for your part in helping them achieve their goal!"

"I just wanted to inform that we receive great news. Our son was accepted to St. Ignatius!!! We are very proud of him! We could not have done it without SelectivePrep's help!"

"Our son did say that he felt more prepared for the test after taking the tutoring classes. I will recommend SelectivePrep if I hear of anyone that needs tutoring in the future. Once again thank you for everything."

"I believe the classes were a worthwhile investment and they truly prepared him for the exam. I do not believe he would have done as well if he had not attended the SelectivePrep classes. My son made the B honor roll and is on his way to making the A honor roll. He was truly struggling math. At one point my son had a D and his teacher expressed concern. He is now an A student!!! This was truly a great investment."

2014: 8th Grade Parent Feedback - Complete List

"Today I got the admissions letters for Selective Enrollment. I got accepted into Whitney Young High School with a total score of 898 out of 900. Thank you for your help! I think that this course really helped me."

"Payton it is!"

"My son attended the SelectivePrep program last fall. Today we received the notice that he got into Whitney Young High School. To our delight, he got 99 in all four subjects in the entrance exam and so he got the full score. We are so happy for him and wanted to share the good news with you. Thank you so much for all of your help. My son improved a lot during the program."

"Our daughter got into Walter Payton!"

"Thank you so much for your assistance in preparing my child for the Selective Enrollment High School Exam! She scored a perfect 300 out of 300 and has been accepted into her 1st choice Selective Enrollment High School – Jones. Thank you so much for all of your help!!!"

"Our daughter got into Brooks which was her 2nd choice. You were right on target with what she needed to work on. I appreciate everything that you've done to help her."

"Our son got into Whitney. We would recommend your class to anyone. Thank you for your help."

"Our son just got his letter and scored 877 and got accepted into Lane Tech. He believes that the prep class provided him with the test taking strategies that helped him tremendously. Thank you."

"I just wanted to let you know that my daughter received an offer from Brooks!! I know that my daughter was not the best test taker and this is why I chose to enroll her in this class. Being a straight A student just wasn't enough. But thanks to your program, she will now be a part of one of Chicago's best high schools. Thank you!"

"I wanted to let you know that my son scored 900 out of 900 – thanks to the great teaching of your Instructor."

"I wanted to thank you and your staff for doing a fabulous job with my daughter. She scored 882 out of 900 points in the Selective Enrollment process. Thanks so very much!"

"I just wanted to share our son's fantastic results – 300 points! My son has always been a good test taker, but I am sure that the prep class helped him gain an even bigger edge."

""Our son got his test result and he got a perfect score. He also took your 7th grade classes and got a total of 900 points. Thank you so much. I am sure that the classes he took helped him do well.""

""Our son enjoyed the course. He felt he has learned many new concepts and he was intrigued and challenged. The Instructor related well to the students and at the same time he was challenging and kept the class running productively. My son enjoyed working with him. Thank you for all of your efforts.""

""We thought the prep sessions were terrific and the Instructor was a god.""

""My son enrolled and took the Selective Enrollment course. He did very well and was accepted to Whitney Young. I believe the prep course he took was a tremendous help in preparing him for the entrance exams he took. My daughter took a much needed math course with you in the same year. She has benefited greatly from this course.""

"Perfect 300 – received the letter today. Thank you for all you have done to help him nail it. He has a composite of 885.""

"First of all... your program is great."

"I would like to thank you and the SelectivePrep staff for all the work you put in with my daughter. She has a total of 843 out of 900 with a test score of 269 out of 300. Her core rank is 88%. She did very well because of you and your staff. Because of these scores, she will get a seat in one of the top four schools. For the record, I recommend SelectivePrep to anyone who is looking for test preparation."

"We wanted to give a huge thanks to SelectivePrep and our Instructor. We receive the Selective Enrollment Exam test results back for our daughter and she scored 300 out of 300! Amazing! A huge thanks for getting her ready to succeed in the exam. We are forever grateful. Thank you!"

"You guys are fantastic!!! Thank you."

"My daughter received her results. She got 300 points. She scored 99 in each of the four categories. She got a 99 in Math and a 98 in Verbal on her 7th grade test. I'm pretty sure with these results she'll end up at Payton. Tanks again for your help!"

"We received the scores today. Our daughter got a 300! Thanks so much for the course."

"I just wanted to report that our daughter got three 99's on the test for a perfect 300. We are thrilled and definitely feel like SelectivePrep helped make it happen."

"Thanks for offering these clinics as part of the program. Our son has found them useful in deepening his understanding of the material. Greatly appreciated."

"We received our son's scores today and we are extremely proud of him and grateful to you for all of your help!!! We couldn't have asked for a better Instructor – you go above & beyond."

"I wanted to take this opportunity to thank you for the learning opportunity that my son experienced these past 8 weeks. Our son's Instructor was excellent."

"Thanks again for all of your help and just so you know our daughter thought her Instructor was excellent and approachable. She didn't mind going to a class on Sundays because she enjoyed the teaching – so that means a lot."

"Our daughter feels good about the test. Thanks very much for the great preparation."

"Our son says that his experience with the Instructor and the classes has been wonderful and he is still working on his workbook trying to practice in the areas that he needs to improve. I should mention that he told me that he is getting together with his classmates and all of them are bringing the workbook to help each other out. I thought that it was an awesome idea. Thank you for everything you and the Instructors have done for our kids."

"My daughter took the course recently and got her test results back last Saturday. She got a 300 out of 300!! So I just wanted to let you know and thank you. It was definitely worth every cent and every hour spent in class!!"

"I want to express my gratitude and admiration for your work during the SelectivePrep session with my daughter. I was impressed with the e-mails you sent and the extra time you spent commenting on my daughter's individual performance. Your evaluations were always clear and I was pleased that you reported on her strengths and weaknesses with candor and encouragement. Based on your statements, we regularly worked extra in the areas where she has the most difficulty. Thank you so much for your efforts."

"Thank you for your support and follow-up. We are pleased to advise you that our son scored 300 out of 300!"

"My son took your fall class and then took his Selective Enrollment Exam and got a perfect score. He usually does not doesn't test well on these types of tests. So thank you so much! I have been telling a lot of my friends about you. Thank you so much again."

"I am pleased to announce that my son has accepted an offer to attend Lane Tech this fall. He is pretty excited and the family is very happy he will be going to a very good school the next four years. We found the SelectivePrep course to be very helpful in significantly improving his reading and math fundamentals. This course was recommended by a parent whose child also took the course and has been attending Lane Tech. My son has two classmates who also took the course and accepted offers to go to Lane Tech."

"Thank you so much for all of the information that you have provided. I cannot express enough how much SelectivePrep has helped my two daughters achieve their goals by getting an offer from a Selective Enrollment High School. It's been a difficult struggle, but by far we could not have done it without the preparation offered by SelectivePrep. Thank you again for such a wonderful program and it was such a great investment! We couldn't have done it without you and all the wonderful teachers and supportive staff!!"

"We left no stone unturned and enrolled our son into SelectivePrep. Our son aced the Entrance Exam, scoring 300 out of 300 and accumulated an 895 score. Without a doubt, SelectivePrep's classes were a major factor in this accomplishment. Your strategy to groom the students to take the test and to do as well as possible is unparalleled. The Instructors hired to communicate the material to the students are exceptional and get the job done. If we can ever be of assistance in supporting your organization, please reach out. It takes a community to do this and thank you again for being a part of our community. It is life altering."

"Thanks ever so much for your excellent clarification, motivation, direction and instruction of our son. He was admitted to Lane! Feel free to contact me for parent testimony if needed!"

"Just letting you know that my daughter got accepted to Walter Payton. Thanks for all you do for the children. Where would we be without people like you! Thanks!"

"I just received our daughters' letters. They both got into their first choice schools. One scored a 300 on the test and the other a 297! All three of my daughters took your SelectivePrep course and got into their first choice schools. I refer people to you all the time. Thank you!!!"

"We just wanted to let you know that we received the admissions letter and our son was accepted at Whitney Young. He is so excited and happy. All of the hard work paid off. A big thank you and all the people that invest their time to make this happen for all of us. This is an experience that he will never forget."

"My daughter got 297 out of 300 for the Selective Enrollment Exam. Her total score was 878."

"I just wanted to let you know that my son got accepted to Whitney young on the first round. Thank you to SelectivePrep for all of your help."

"Our daughter accepted a seat at Lane. We are very pleased to say the least! She feels and we agree that she benefited a great deal by taking your test prep courses. Thanks very much!"

"Our daughter was accepted to Lane Tech High School for the fall. This was her first choice. We feel the SelectivePrep classes were very helpful."

"I just wanted to let you know that our daughter got into Whitney Young. She had a perfect entrance exam score – 300 out of 300. She said your prep course definitely helped her. Thank you."

"By the way, the class my daughter took helped her a lot. She did well – 276 out of 300 but unfortunately not enough for Tier 4."

"Our daughter was accepted to her 1st choice, Walter Payton, with a total score of 889. Thank you so much for your help."

"Just a quick note to let you know that I really appreciate all the feedback, assistance and e-mails that our Instructor gave me throughout the process. As hard as it was for my son to attend the classes (what kid wants extra homework especially on a Saturday!), I know that he felt it was very helpful! I just wanted you to know that your Instructor is doing a great job."

"I just wanted to let you know that my son received an acceptance letter for his first choice. He will be attending Northside in the fall. I think he learned some very valuable test taking skills from the SelectivePrep class."

"My daughter was in your class this past year. I'm happy to report that she scored well enough to obtain her 2nd choice South Shore college Preparatory High School. It's one of the newest Selective Enrollment Schools. She received a 248 out of 300 on the Selective Enrollment Exam and we know that your teaching and class helped her prepare for the test. We truly appreciate your patience and assistance. Thanks."

"Just to let you know that my daughter made it into Northside Prep. She got an 898. Thanks again for the help."

"My son got into Northside Prep! Thank you!!!!"

"My daughter was accepted at Payton. Thank you for this program!"

"I wanted to thank you for all of the tips you gave me. I was accepted at Walter Payton. I hope you can continue helping students for the years that come. Once again, thank you."

"Thanks for offering the class. My daughter got 300 out of 300 on the test and got her first choice."

"My son received 300 points out of 300 points on the Selective Enrollment Exam. He was admitted to Payton."

"I just wanted to give you an update. Our daughter took the class at North Park in October and took the test in November. Her final score was 855 with a 280 on the actual test. She received an offer to Lane which she has accepted. We know that taking the class helped her in overall points. Thanks so much!"

"I just wanted to let you know that our son got into Lane Tech. Thank you."

"My son did very well on the Entrance Exam. His score is 297."

"Our son was accepted to Walter Payton with an 898 score in Tier 4. Next we need help to get my daughter prepared. Many thanks for your help."

"My daughter got into Northside Prep, her 1st choice! Her score of 898 was high enough for all of the schools we listed, including Walter Payton. She really enjoyed the classes. She credits them with preparing her for the rigors of the exams!"

"My daughter was accepted into her first choice school, Jones."

"My daughter received a perfect score and was able to get into her first choice, Northside Prep. She would not have been able to do it without you. I will brag about your program to anyone who will listen."

"I just wanted to let you know that my son got his scores back and he received a 300 on his test score so a total of 898. We are so excited for him. He will be going to Whitney Young. Thank you for your help. Give yourself a pat on the back!"

"Your course absolutely helped my son. He scored 300 out of 300 on the test. His total score was 868."

"I just wanted to let you know that our son was admitted to St. Ignatius, his first choice for high school. We feel that the SelectivePrep test prep was very beneficial and helped him improve his test taking strategies. Thanks very much."

"I know that you like feedback on how things went. My daughter took your 7th and 8th grade classes last year and this past fall. She had a total score of 871 and ranked Lane 1st. She was accepted by pure rank and is very happy to be going there next year. Thank you for helping her get there."

"Thanks ever so much for your excellent clarification, motivation, and instruction of our son and his successful SelectivePrep course and outcome! He was admitted to Lane! Feel free to contact me for parent testimony if needed!"

"My daughters both attended the SelectivePrep program and both got into Whitney Young. We were very happy with the program and the results."

"I just wanted to give you an update on my son. He scored an 888 on the Selective Enrollment Exam and was accepted into Whitney Young, which was his first choice. I believe that your program was very beneficial to his doing so well. Thank you."

"I am so happy to tell you that we just got an envelope and our son is accepted to Jones! This was his first choice. He scored 99% on his test and 300 out of 300 as the paper says. I am writing you to thank you for being patient with me and for all the great work you at SelectivePrep did. Without the course, I know he would not come near this kind of score and admission. Incidentally, thanks to this prep, he aced his Terra Nova as well. So again, thank you very much and of course, should you like any feedback from my son, don't hesitate to contact us. Best to everybody at SelectivePrep!"

"Our daughter just got her score – 863. She got into Lane. She also got into Lincoln Park IB and Ogden IB. Thank you!"

"I would like you to know that my daughter was accepted to Walter Payton. She got a 297 out of 300 on the exam. Payton was her first choice, so she's really happy."

"My daughter received an offer from Lane Tech and Lincoln Park Double Honors Program."

"My son will be attending Lane — his first choice. He received a 297 on the test."

"My daughter took your test prep course and scored a 297 out of 300. She secured a spot at Lane with a final score of 886."

"We are very excited and proud of our daughter. She was accepted to Walter Payton. The points she received on her exam was 297 out of 300 and Payton was her first choice. She did it! Thanks a lot for all of your help!"

"My daughter and step son were accepted into their first choice – Northside."

"Thank you so much for all of the information that you have provided. I cannot express enough how much SelectivePrep has helped my two daughters achieve their goals by getting an offer from a Selective Enrollment High School. It's been a difficult struggle, but by far we could not have done it without the preparation offered by SelectivePrep. Thank you again for such a wonderful program and it was such a great investment! We couldn't have done it without you and all the wonderful teachers and supportive staff!!"

"I am pleased to announce that my son has accepted an offer to attend Lane Tech this fall. He is pretty excited and the family is very happy he will be going to a very good school the next four years. We found the SelectivePrep course to be very helpful in significantly improving his reading and math fundamentals. This course was recommended by a parent whose child also took the course and has been attending Lane Tech. My son has two classmates who also took the course and accepted offers to go to Lane Tech."

"My son took your fall class and then took his Selective Enrollment Exam and got a perfect score. He usually does not doesn't test well on these types of tests. So thank you so much! I have been telling a lot of my friends about you. Thank you so much again."

"Thank you for your support and follow-up. We are pleased to advise you that our son scored 300 out of 300!"

"I want to express my gratitude and admiration for your work during the SelectivePrep session with my daughter. I was impressed with the e-mails you sent and the extra time you spent commenting on my daughter's individual performance. Your evaluations were always clear and I was pleased that you reported on her strengths and weaknesses with candor and encouragement. Based on your statements, we regularly worked extra in the areas where she has the most difficulty. Thank you so much for your efforts."

"My daughter took the course recently and got her test results back last Saturday. She got a 300 out of 300!! So I just wanted to let you know and thank you. It was definitely worth every cent and every hour spent in class!!"

"Our son says that his experience with the Instructor and the classes has been wonderful and he is still working on his workbook trying to practice in the areas that he needs to improve. I should mention that he told me that he is getting together with his classmates and all of them are bringing the workbook to help each other out. I thought that it was an awesome idea. Thank you for everything you and the Instructors have done for our kids."

"Our daughter feels good about the test. Thanks very much for the great preparation."

"Thanks again for all of your help and just so you know our daughter thought her Instructor was excellent and approachable. She didn't mind going to a class on Sundays because she enjoyed the teaching – so that means a lot."

"I wanted to take this opportunity to thank you for the learning opportunity that my son experienced these past 8 weeks. Our son's Instructor was excellent."

"We received our son's scores today and we are extremely proud of him and grateful to you for all of your help!!! We couldn't have asked for a better Instructor – you go above & beyond."

"Thanks for offering these clinics as part of the program. Our son has found them useful in deepening his understanding of the material. Greatly appreciated."

"I just wanted to report that our daughter got three 99's on the test for a perfect 300. We are thrilled and definitely feel like SelectivePrep helped make it happen."

"We received the scores today. Our daughter got a 300! Thanks so much for the course."

"My daughter received her results. She got 300 points. She scored 99 in each of the four categories. She got a 99 in Math and a 98 in Verbal on her 7th grade test. I'm pretty sure with these results she'll end up at Payton. Tanks again for your help!"

"You guys are fantastic!!! Thank you."

"We wanted to give a huge thanks to SelectivePrep and our Instructor. We receive the Selective Enrollment Exam test results back for our daughter and she scored 300 out of 300! Amazing! A huge thanks for getting her ready to succeed in the exam. We are forever grateful. Thank you!"

"I would like to thank you and the SelectivePrep staff for all the work you put in with my daughter. She has a total of 843 out of 900 with a test score of 269 out of 300. Her core rank is 88%. She did very well because of you and your staff. Because of these scores, she will get a seat in one of the top four schools. For the record, I recommend SelectivePrep to anyone who is looking for test preparation."

"First of all... your program is great."

"Perfect 300 – received the letter today. Thank you for all you have done to help him nail it. He has a composite of 885."

"My son enrolled and took the Selective Enrollment course. He did very well and was accepted to Whitney Young. I believe the prep course he took was a tremendous help in preparing him for the entrance exams he took. My daughter took a much needed math course with you in the same year. She has benefited greatly from this course."

"We thought the prep sessions were terrific and the Instructor was a god."

"Our son enjoyed the course. He felt he has learned many new concepts and he was intrigued and challenged. The Instructor related well to the students and at the same time he was challenging and kept the class running productively. My son enjoyed working with him. Thank you for all of your efforts."

2012: 8th Grade Parent Feedback - Complete List

“Woohoo! My son from the winter program at IIT was just accepted to Payton!”

“I just wanted to reach out to you and say – Thank you! Enrolling my daughter in SelectivePrep was one of the smartest moves I made in terms of my daughter's academics. She felt comfortable since she thought the test was "easy" compared to the SelectivePrep material.”

“I am happy to report that our son was accepted into a number of schools including Payton and Lincoln Park IB. Thanks to you and your staff I now have two kids attending Payton. No doubt you will be seeing my youngest son soon.”

“You guys helped get my son a perfect 300 on the test.”

“We received our acceptance letter from Northside College Prep from CPS yesterday. We are very grateful to you folks over at SelectivePrep. I have no doubt that your prep class gave her the edge by daughter needed. She had 897 out of 900 points and scores of 97, 95, and 99 on three of the sections. This would have been impossible without your prep class. We thank you from the bottom of our hearts and I still have two more kids to send your way in a few years.”

“I e-mailed you last year when my son's ISAT scores were in – his best ever and I know it was because of your program. Today I am happy to report back with news of his acceptance to Lane Tech. I had attended Lane back in the 80's and wanted him to get the same high school experience. THANK YOU!”

“Our daughter received her letters of acceptance. Her final point total was 897 out of 900. She had a perfect score on the enrollment exam! She was accepted to Jones, Lincoln Park IB and Taft IB. You have a great program. I recommend it often.”

“My daughter and I would like to send you a big thank you to you and the Instructors at SelectivePrep. My daughter was accepted at Brooks College Prep and she's very excited about starting high school this fall. The classes were invaluable. I'd love to believe that she would have been accepted without the classes, but I know that they prepared her well for the test. Thanks again for everything.”

“My daughter got a 298 out of 300 on the Exam. She was accepted to Lincoln Park Performing Arts and the IB Program. She was also accepted to Northside, which is where she'll go. Thank you for your help.”

“My son scored an 898 out of 900 and a perfect score on the test. We will never know if the prep classes helped but my daughter who is a junior at Whitney took your class and scored a 992 so I'm going with your prep class when my youngest is in 8th grade. How's that for a testimonial? We are thrilled.”

“My daughter got into Whitney Young and Lincoln Park IB. Here scores for the Selective Enrollment Test were Language 89, Math 99, Reading 97, and Vocabulary 97 for a core of 99 which gave her 300 out of 300 points. We are so pleased with her scores and the fact that we know that the tutoring with SelectivePrep helped tremendously. Thank you for this very effective program.”

“Great news, my daughter was accepted to her first choice, Lane, with an invitation to join the elite Alpha society. We are thrilled. Thank you for helping it happen!”

“I'm ecstatic -- she got a perfect 300 out of 300 and was admitted to Northside. We couldn't have done it without you.”

“We are happy to say that our daughter was accepted to Lane and offered the Alpha Program. Overall on the exam she scored 282 out of 300. Thank you.”

“On Wednesday I received my acceptance letter to Northside. I received 99% in Language, Mathematics, Reading, and a 98% in Vocabulary, resulting in a 99% total score. I therefore received a perfect score of 900 out of 900. I appreciate all of you help studying for the entrance exam and I wish you the best throughout the year.”

“I'm proud to say that my daughter received an offer letter today for Walter Payton. She is thankful for the SelectivePrep classes and she feels that your instructions and encouragement has been a great part of her success.”

“Our son got a 99% on the exam and felt very strongly that your class made the difference.”

“Our daughter went to your Selective Enrollment High School prep program and she recently got her acceptance letter from Lane Tech. Thank you for your help.”

“We're definitely happy customers. Our son received a 99% and was awarded all 300 points.”

“We got into our first choice, Lane Tech, with an invitation to the elite alpha society. Your Instructors made concepts applicable, easy to digest and even fun – which is very hard to pull off.”

“Our daughter scored a perfect 300 on her Selective Enrollment test and with her other scores took 900 points and selected the most impressive and fastest up and coming Lane Tech as her first choice. We will certainly recommend SelectivePrep to all.”

“My son has been accepted into his first choice CPS Selective High School. I know that your program helped prepare him for the test and I will recommend anyone interested in applying to these schools to take your test prep classes. Definitely worth the money!”

“294 on the test, 882 total – she will be attending Whitney Young.”

“My daughter has received her results and she was accepted to Brooks. Thank you.”

“I thought you would like to know that our son was accepted to Lane Tech. He scored a 288 out of the possible 300 points on his Selective Enrollment Exam. Thank you so much for offering your time and guidance to my son. While he hated attending a class at 10 am on Saturdays, he spoke highly of the class content and feels that it helped him greatly to prepare.”

“Our daughter scored a perfect 300 on the Entrance Exam – and for that I thank you!”

“Our son ended up with an 891. We're Tier 4 and he was accepted to Jones. He got a perfect score on his entrance exam.”

“I just wanted to let you know where our son ended up. He took both your 7th grade prep class and the high school entrance prep class. We're Tier 4 and he scored an 895. We are very happy. Thanks for your help! We will send more students your way. See in 2 years when my 5th grader is gearing up for the Terra Nova.”

“Our daughter learned a lot from the classes. Thank you so much.”

“Our son got in to Lane Tech. Thanks for providing him with a class that supported his success.”

“Thank you for all the extra help that SelectivePrep provided for my daughter Hannah. She ended with an894 (Tier 4). She did not get into her 1st two choices but has gained admissions to Whitney and Loyola. I know that SelectivePrep has helped her in approaching these exams.”

“We sent our boy to SelectivePrep this fall. Our son rocked the test and was offered a spot in Lane Tech's Alpha Program.”

“Our daughter got into Whitney Young with a perfect score on the entrance exam. Thanks for your class. You'll see my son soon.”

“My son got selected into Northside College Prep and all IB programs. Thanks for the classes he took at your facility.”

“Our daughter scored a 300 out of 300 points on the exam and was offered a seat at Lane. We feel that the program was very helpful in preparing her for the test.”

“Our daughter got into Whitney Young. Thanks so much. She's excited.”

“Our daughter got an 894 –including a perfect score on the Entrance Exam. She was accepted at Whitney Young and Lincoln Park's IB Program.”

“My son has gotten a perfect score of 900 points out of 900 and has gotten into Northside College Prep. Thank you for helping my son.”

“I want to let you know that my daughter scored very well on the Selective Enrollment Exam. Of the 300 points, she scored a 285. She received acceptance letters from St. Ignatius, Lincoln Park IB, Ogden IB and her first choice, Jones College Prep. We are excited about having options. Thanks so much.”

“I'd like to share our good news with you. Our daughter was accepted to Whitney Young.”

“Our daughter scored a 285 out of 300. The program made a big difference. She was accepted to Whitney Young.”

“Our son was accepted to Lane. I appreciate that that he had the opportunity to increase his chances of being selected with the help of the prep class.”

“Great news! Daughter is in Walter Payton with an 897.”

“Our son was accepted at Lane Tech and invited into their Alpha Honors Program. He was also offered a seat in the IB Program at Taft. Amazingly, he scored a 300 on the Selective Enrollment Exam! He has always been a good test taker, but I'm sure that the prep class had something to do with it! His total score was 897.”

“Our daughter received offers at Lane Tech and St. Ignatius.”

“Our daughter got 288 of 300 on the Selective Enrollment Exam and was admitted to Westinghouse.”

“Our daughter got 900 out of 900 and has been accepted at Northside College Prep.”

“Thanks for all of your follow-up. Our son was offered a seat at Northside and he has accepted. We are very proud of all his hard work and relieved at the same time.”

“Our daughter was accepted at Whitney Young – her number one choice. She did very well on the entrance exam thanks in part to the SelectivePrep class. Thanks again for a great program.”

“Our son, an 8th grader at Andrew Jackson Language Academy was accepted at Payton. Thank you and SelectivePrep for all of your help.”

“Our daughter was selected for Westinghouse. Thank you so much. Your sessions made a difference.”

“I was accepted to Lane Tech and I got an 859 out of 900 points.”

“We are so HAPPY to tell you that our son who took your prep class at Kellogg last fall was accepted into Whitney Young. Thank you so much for all the help that SelectivePrep provided him.”

“SelectivePrep definitely helped my daughter secure a much coveted spot at her first choice Selective Enrollment High School – Jones College Prep! She was also accepted at St. Ignatius College Prep. Your program and your Instructor helped her score 297 out of the 300 points possible! Thank you so much! We are definitely recommending your program to friends and family.”

“My son took the SelectivePrep class at North Park. He received his offer from Young yesterday – his first choice. We are very relieved and happy! We are Tier 4 and his exam score was 297 out of 300 with an overall of 889. Thanks for SelectivePrep's help.”

“Our son got into Jones with an 887!”

“I am excited to tell you that my daughter was accepted into Jones College Prep. I am so proud of my daughter's hard work and feel that we are blessed to have this opportunity. I am convinced that she did her best and that her involvement in SelectivePrep helped her tremendously. Her getting into this school has been a mission of mine for the past three years and I have dreamed of this moment. I have expressed to my daughter that the road ahead will be challenging, but make no mistake, you are exactly where you should be.”

“Thanks for the support you guys have provided, my son did get the results and got accepted in Westinghouse.”

“Thank you for your great course and all your encouragement. Our daughter from Alcott Elementary has accepted her offer to Whitney Young. She was also offered spots at Lincoln Park's IB and Performing Arts Programs. Her overall score was 892 and she received a 294 on the enrollment test.”

“Our son was accepted to his first choice, Jones!! He is so happy. And we are so relieved.”

“This is a record for the number of students getting into Selective Enrollment High Schools at Chavez!! Great job!”

“Our son was accepted into Lane, which was his first choice. I do believe the class was very helpful and I am glad he took it.”

“Our daughter was accepted into Whitney Young yesterday. She took both of your classes – for 7th grade and prep classes for the Selective Enrollment Exam. She ranked Whitney as her first choice. Thanks for everything.”

“Our son was accepted into Lane Tech and offered an Alpha Honors spot. We appreciate the class and know that it could possibly be the tool that helped him get the seat at Lane.”

“My daughter got accepted to Northside College Prep High school. I would like to extend my thanks to SelectivePrep along with her Instructor for preparing my daughter for the Selective Enrollment Exam.”

“My son did well. He got into Whitney, his first choice with 291 out 300 Exam points – vocab 90, reading 97, language 96 and math 90 for a total 885 out of 900. We live in Tier 4.”

“My son got an 897 out of 900 and a 297 out of 300 on the Exam. So – he is ecstatic. All that hard work paid off! Thanks for your help.”

“My son got to the school of his first choice – Northside – with a perfect score of 900 out of 900! We're very happy and proud! Thank you very much!”

“Our son got into his 2nd choice, Whitney Young and Lincoln Park IB. His first choice was Northside. His final score was 892 out of 900. He got a 300 on his test this year.”

“My so did very well on the Entrance Exam – 279 out of 300 points. Given his Selective Enrollment Exam performance and the jump we saw in math on the Terra Novas, he is a much stronger student overall. The SelectivePrep courses for the Terra Novas and the exam were well worth it.”

“Our son was accepted into his first choice, Walter Payton College Prep. He had a combined score of 900. Thanks for your assistance in getting him there. He took the SelectivePrep classes for both the ISAT and the Selective Enrollment Exam.”

“We received our daughter's letter yesterday and she's been accepted to her first choice, Whitney Young. Her exam score was 300 (thank you!) and her overall score was 892.”

“Our daughter scored a 297on the entrance exam. She was accepted at her first choice, Jones College Prep! We really appreciate the preparation she received from SelectivePrep. It was definitely money well spent!”

“Our son got into his first choice school, Jones College Prep, with a total score of 900 points. Thanks.”

“Our daughter was accepted at Walter Payton and Lincoln Park IB.”

“Northside Prep! 273 out of 300!!”

“Our daughter was a student at North Park and got into Whitney and Lincoln Park IB. She is going to accept Whitney. She took your 7th and 8th grade prep classes. Thanks for your help!”

“I am glad that we decided to send our son to your program last fall. We knew that he had done well with 7th grade ISATs and grades so the final criteria was the test results and I am sure that SelectivePrep gave him the edge. Thank you.”

“Our daughter got into Whitney Young, her first choice.”

“Our daughter got a perfect score on her exam! She has been accepted by her first choice of schools and we are thrilled. Thank you!”

“Our daughter was accepted at Northside Prep as her first choice. For the IB programs, she was given a seat at Lincoln Park, Taft and Ogden. She obtained all 300 points on the test! Thanks so much!”

“My daughter scored 300 points on her Selective Enrollment Exam. She wanted Whitney Young as her number one pick and was accepted. I believe that she gained some real confidence in her test prep class.”

“Our daughter got into her first choice Northside! We are all so happy! Thanks again!”

“Our son received his congratulations letter from Whitney Young today. He has also been accepted by St. Ignatius. His mother and I are very proud of him. Our entire family thanks you and the Instructors of SelectivePrep for what you have done for our son! We are forever grateful and look forward to more SelectivePrep programs for future preparation. Thanks again from the bottom of our hearts!”

“Our son received a core total of 95 on the exam giving him 288 points out of 300. He was accepted into the double honors program at Lincoln Park.”

“My daughter got a 97 on the Selective Enrollment Exam. Thank you for a very comprehensive course.”

“Our daughter got a 96 on the Selective Enrollment Entrance Exam for an overall score of 866. She's going to Whitney Young. Thanks.”

“Our daughter of Newberry Math & Science Academy was accepted into her first choice school, Walter Payton College Prep. She ended up with 889 out of 900 total points. Thanks for your help!”

“Our son got 300 points out of 300 on the exam. With an 889 out of 900 he got into Jones, his 2nd choice.”

“I will say that SelectivePrep was very helpful. Our son's Instructor gave him lots of confidence and according to my son, invaluable advice. So I will recommend this program to anyone who asks. If you'd like a testimonial from my son some day, I'm sure he'd be happy to give it to you. Thanks again! Nice work.”

“Both of my boys were accepted to Lane Tech's Alpha Program. Thank you for all of your help.”

“Our son received the Selective Enrollment letter today and he received his first choice, Walter Payton. He scored 99 percentile in all exam categories for a total of 300 points, giving him 900 out of 900. He is VERY excited. Thanks for your advice and thank you for your great program and instruction that helped our son perform well on the exam.”

“Thanks so much to you and our son's Instructor. He received a perfect score of 300 on his test. Thanks for your wise advice and calming words throughout the process.”

“Our son got into Northside. Yay. Thanks.”

“Thank you so much for helping me get a perfect 900 out of 900 points for Selective Enrollment High Schools. I have just been accepted to Walter Payton. Without your test prep class, there is no way I would have scored as well as I did on both the seventh grade standardized tests or the CPS entrance exam. Thank you so much.”

“Thanks so much! My daughter was accepted into Lane Tech and scored 888 out of 900!”

“Our daughter got into both Whitney Young and St. Ignatius. Thank you so much for preparing her so well for both exams.”

“Our daughter got into her first choice, Jones, with a score of 876. Yay!”

“Great news. Our son was offered a spot at Payton! Thank you for all your help and for offering this program!”

“Our daughter was accepted at Northside Prep, her 1st choice. For the IB programs she was given a seat at Lincoln Park, Taft, and Ogden.”

“Our daughter got into Jones. We were moved to Tier 4 and her total score was 888. Just thought you would like to know. Thanks to SelectivePrep for the help. I know two of her friends who were also in the class got into Northside. They are Tier 3 kids.”

“My daughter scored a perfect 300 on the Selective Enrollment Exam. She was accepted to her 1st choice school, Whitney Young Magnet High School. Overall, she has a perfect 900 out of 900 points. As you can imagine, we are SO excited! And I can say without a doubt that the SelectivePrep program is worth every hour and dollar we invested in it! Thanks much!”

“I have news. My son received his letter of acceptance to Whitney Young today. He received 300 out of 300 on the Selective Enrollment Exam and a point total of 892 out of 900.”

“I was a student of SelectivePrep and I recently just got into my first choice, Walter Payton College Prep. Thanks for the help you gave me in your class. It definitely helped my lacking skills in Vocabulary and Reading. I achieved a perfect 900 out of 900.”

“My daughter got into Northside College Prep, Lincoln Park IB, Taft IB, and Loyola Academy.”

“We are happy to say that our daughter was accepted to Lane High School and offered honors/advanced placement course in the Alpha program. Overall on the exam she scored 282 out of 300 for a core total of 93 percent. Thank you.”

“My son was accepted to Westinghouse. Thanks for your help.”

“Our son got into Payton!! Whew!!! Feel like we just went through the finish line of a two year marathon!”

“Our daughter was accepted at Young Magnet, her first choice. Thanks. I believe the class was a big help. Money well spent!”

“My son was accepted to his 2nd choice, Northside College Prep – barely with a point total of 895 and a perfect score on the exam.”

“My son who took your class at North Park got into Northside with a score of 900. Thank you!”

“My son was accepted to Whitney Young High School.”

“So thrilled! Just got into Northside!!! Wanted to pass on the good news and say thank you.”

“Our daughter scored 297 on the placement test and was offered a seat at Lane Tech. Thanks for your help!”

“Yes – we did receive our letter today for Selective Enrollment. Our daughter was ACCEPTED to her number one choice, Whitney Young. She did really well on her exam with a 270 out of 300. Thank you and the SelectivePrep Instructors for all your help and hard work.”

“Greetings! Your program is wonderful. Our son was accepted at Whitney Young. He received the full 300 points for his Selective Enrollment Exam. His total score was 880.”

“Just a quick note to let you know that our daughter from Kellogg School was accepted to Whitney Young.”

“Our son was accepted at Whitney Young High School.”

“I am happy to report that my daughter was just invited to Lane Tech, her first choice school. Thanks for your work.”

“I just wanted to share some good news – my daughter got into Lane. Thanks again for all of your support and I will definitely be signing up my daughter who is entering 7th grade for your programs.”

“Our son just became one of ten kids that was selected through Principal Discretion at Jones. I'm really convinced that your prep program helped to get him prepared. He scored a perfect score – 300 – on his Entrance Exam. Thank you.”

8th Grade Parent Feedback, 2011 - Complete List

8th Grade Parent Feedback, 2010 - Complete List

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