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Edward Fiske, bestselling author of the Fiske Guide to Colleges


Brian_LeafSAT/ACT Workshops with Brian Leaf
bestselling author of ten SAT/ACT prep books


You'll learn:

• strategies for every section of the test
• insider tricks and tips
• exactly what's on the test
• how to avoid the most common careless errors
• test-day stress management






ARHS ACT Prep Class for the June ACT
When: Tuesday Nights, 6pm - 9pm, June 3 and 10
Where: ARHS

Cost: $225, all materials included



8-Week SAT Prep Class for the October SAT/PSAT
When: Eight Tuesday Nights, 6:30pm - 8:30pm, August 19 through October 7
Where: New Leaf Learning Center, 269 Main St, Northampton

Cost: $720, all materials included




Comprehensive SAT Prep Class

Tuesday Nights

6:30pm - 8:30pm, March 4 through April 29 (no class April 22)


Thursday After School

2:30pm - 4:30pm, March 6 through May 1 (no class April 24)

Plus 2 Timed Practice Tests, Saturdays March 1 and April 12, 9am - 12:45pm

Cost: $495, all materials included

Where: Northampton High School, 380 Elm St, Northampton, MA





 All materials provided, including the following texts:




  • LeafACTmath

McGraw-Hill’s Top 50 Skills: ACT Math






LeafACTersMcGraw-Hill’s Top 50 Skills: ACT English, Reading, and Science





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“... the flash cards for math are brilliant!"

Denise Brown-Allen, Ed.D., Upper School Director, The Pingry School


“... confidence building, stress-management, how to avoid careless errors . . . this book has it covered!”

Laura Frey, Former President, New England Association for College Admission Counseling




brian_leaf_photoBrian Leaf, M.A., is the bestselling author of ten SAT/ACT prep books, including McGraw-Hill’s Top 50 Skills for a Top Score, Defining Twilight, and Name That Movie! He is Director of the New Leaf Learning Center in Massachusetts, and has provided SAT, ACT, GED, SSAT, and GRE preparation to thousands of students from countless schools including Exeter, Andover, Deerfield, Dalton, Milton, Taft, Bement, Choate, St. Pauls, Vermont Academy, and many, many more. Brian graduated from Georgetown University in 1993 with a B.A. in Business, English, and Theology. Brian is a member of the American School Counselor Association and the Massachusetts School Counselors Association and works with the Georgetown University Office of Undergraduate Admissions as an alumni interviewer.