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SSAT Preparation Workshops and Private Preparation

The Secondary Schools Admissions Test is administered to students in grades 5-11 as part of the application process to many of Atlanta's private and parochial schools.

  • Why should my child take the SSAT Prep Workshop?

    The class gives students the practice tools necessary to enter into the test feeling well-prepared and confident.

    Students will receive instruction and practice in all skill areas tested including math, verbal, reading comprehension, and the writing sample.

  • Who are the instructors?

    Rosanne Bowen and Lori Crunk, both of whom are certified middle school teachers and have 25 years experience in SSAT preparation.

  • What is the recommended textbook?

    The Official Guide to the SSAT which is published by the SSAT Board. The Middle Level guide is for students in 5th, 6th and 7th grades.  The Upper Level guide is for students in grades 8, 9, and above. It must be ordered from

  • How much does the workshop cost?

    The fee for all workshops is $130. All materials are included in the fee. Students will receive an email with all the workshop material. Materials must be printed out for the student before the start of the workshop.

  • How do I register?

    See registration information for each workshop on the SSAT Prep Schedule page.

  • Is private instruction available for my child?

    Yes, both instructors have limited availability to work with students privately. Hourly rate for private preparation is $65. Please contact us at for scheduling.