Some Free & “Low-Cost” Test Prep Options:


Free Online Resources


Bell Curves Saturday Academy


Let’s Get Ready

Where? Multiple Locations throughout NYC.

When? Fall program enrollment is closed, but they offer spring and summer programs as well. Registration will open soon.

What? A free, test prep specific program that focuses on the SAT.

Want more info? Sign up & more information here.


The Door

Where? 555 Broome Street

When? Drop-in hours and school year tutoring small group tutoring for juniors is now open!

What? Students must first enroll as members of The Door, a full services program to support young people with a variety of needs, then they can have access to tutoring and test prep programs.

Want more info? General information about The Door available here. Information about test prep and tutoring programs available here. To get information on small group tutoring, email

East Harlem Tutorial Program

Where?  2050 Second Avenue, New York, NY 10029

When? Enrollment is on a rolling basis, sessions are held after school beginning at 3:30 PM.

What? Academic support, college access support, and SAT prep for residents of East Harlem.

Want more info? Application and eligibility information available here. 


NOTE: CSS sometimes receives a grant to hold SAT prep courses. Juniors and junior families: be on the lookout for information via email in the late fall/early winter.


We also have SAT and ACT prep books available in our office!!!