Free SAT prep courses start this month

Did you know Fonda-Fultonville offers FREE SAT prep courses in both math and English? Mark your calendars — courses for math start later this month, and courses for English start in October.

This year’s SAT courses will focus on preparing seniors who expect to take the Nov. 3 exam, and juniors who expect to take the exam in the spring. The SAT registration deadline for the Nov. 3 exam is Friday, Oct. 5. For information about registering for the exam, reach out to your child’s school counselor or

We hope all students who are planning to take the SAT will take advantage of this valuable resource. For maximum benefit, attendance at all sessions is strongly encouraged. Each English session focuses on particular test taking strategies. Participating in SAT prep courses are proven to dramatically impact the outcome of a student’s score. Colleges and universities strongly consider SAT scores during the college admission process.

Math prep courses

  • Teacher: Mrs. Donna Stead
  • Course dates: Every Tuesday and Thursday from 2:45 to 4:15 p.m. starting Tuesday, Sept. 25 through Thursday, Nov. 1 (Sept. 25, Sept. 27, Oct. 2, Oct. 4, Oct. 9, Oct. 11, Oct. 16, Oct. 18, Oct. 23, Oct. 25, Oct. 30 and Nov. 1)

English prep courses

  • Teacher: Ms. Deidre Palmer
  • Course dates: Wednesdays in October from 5:30 to 7 p.m. (Oct. 3, Oct. 10, Oct. 17 and Oct. 24)

Students are welcome to notify Mrs. Stead and Ms. Palmer as soon as possible if they expect to take the courses, but sign-ups are not required.