The competition to get into college is tough — and getting tougher. At Sylvan, we recognize the value of high admission scores. That’s why our engaging, customized test prep in Castro Valley will help your teen diminish anxiety, boost confidence and feel prepared come test day. In fact, our program is proven to deliver real results, which means higher test scores and bigger smiles all around!

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Planning to Succeed on Test Day

Our test prep program consists not only of small-group sessions, but also a variety of online resources for independent learning — including timed practice tests. In fact, for many students in our program, it only takes five to eight weeks to learn and master the skills they need to boost their test scores. And one thing's for sure: an impressive score can lead to many more opportunities to succeed!

Score High with Effective Skills and Techniques

Our teachers in Castro Valley know everything there is to know about tests! As such, our students are led through the right techniques to answer every type of test question. Your teen can also conveniently access Sylvan Prep Online — our handy online resource — anytime, anyplace. It can be experienced as part of our in-center program, and is also available as a standalone option.

Test Success Starts At Your Local Sylvan! We Offer:

  • Small-group instruction from friendly tutors with test expertise
  • Skills and techniques for approaching every type of exam question
  • Personalized assignments that focus on specific areas for improvement
  • Timed, full-length practice tests that get your teen comfortable with the pace and format of the exam
  • In-depth video lessons that are accessible 24/7 via Sylvan Prep Online
  • Interactive vocabulary builder that features hundreds of common test words

Get Started with a FREE Practice Test!

Take advantage of our limited-time offer! Right now, you can arrange a full-length practice test for your teen at your nearest Sylvan in Castro Valley for FREE*! This is a great way for your teen to prepare for the pace and setup of the exam, build confidence, pinpoint strengths and figure out subject areas that need more attention in order to achieve maximum results. Make test day a great day: contact us now to get started!