Study schedule

12/15/2018 9:36:38 PM
I am a current junior and have already taken the SAT two times and plan to take my third next year April.
I have a cumulative score 1340 for the last two tests, which I took in May and August. (650/640 R&W 680/690 Math)

I want to improve my score to at least a 1450 and I have been starting to study 1 or 2 hours every morning before school started starting this week.

In addition to the regular SAT, I need to take Math Level 2 and Biology M, which I have studied a little, maintain a 4.0 GPA, and fulfill other school related assessments including one AP exam.

For the weekends, I am dedicated to studying at least 1-2 hours per day and as for weekdays almost anytime I get during my free periods and after school, but I am anxious that I will get the score that I want to achieve.

Is there any recommended study schedule? or should I maintain this progress until I take the actual SAT?


1/17/2019 9:48:30 PM
I'm also a junior with a 4.0 GPA and I got a 1390 on my SAT. I'm aiming for a 1500 myself. So what recommend and what I am doing right now is to study 30 min to an hour a day after school before starting any HW so i can get practice out of the way. I do like that you are practicing before school. It really depends on you tbh. I would talk the SAT March and focus on one subject to improve to get a better superscore (if i get a 770 reading Ill achieve my 1500). If you dont do so well March take it again maybe in June, August, October or November...You have a lot of time. However, definitely take the subject tests June, since the information will be fresh in your head. Aim for a 750 for higher for ivy league material. Good Luck Studying!


1/30/2019 8:17:39 AM
Hey there,

I made a promise to myself to finish a passage (reading or writing) every evening and a set consequence if I fail to follow through.

Here is my promise:

I will finish a passage (reading or writing) and 10 math problems every night before I am done with homework. If I fail to follow through, I don't get to use my snapchat or Instagram that evening. I also spend 1.5 hours studying (from College Pand and Erica Meltzer) every Saturday and Sunday.



1/30/2019 10:27:50 PM
I'm too a junior studying for the SAT. I took it in December 2017 and I got a 1500, but I've been studying for over a year to try to get a 1600.
I wake up every day at 5-6 and do 3 reading passages and 2 writing passages, doing more on weekends. I hope everyone sticks to their study schedules!


5/30/2019 7:35:34 PM
I am also a junior with a 4.58 Gpa, i have taken the SAT twice now, and the ACT once. The first time I took the SAT, i bombed the math, as the prep course I was in really wasn't helpful. For the March Sat i would study for hours on the weekends, basically 7 to 8 hours on Khan Academy, and once I finished almost all their material, i moved on to UWorld. I would do about one math topic once, then do all the questions I got wrong again and again till i got them all/most correct. I would do this every night. With this, as well as writing every question and how to solve the questions I would get wrong down in a notebook, I significantly improved my math score. But, I focused on only math, and my English score only went up 10 points to a 710. My goal is at least a 1400, because I am not good at standardized tests like the SAT. I currently have a 1300 as my top score, and this may be my last attempt on taking the SAT. Good luck to all! I highly suggest you use my methods, because although I do not have a very high score, they truly do work, and help you study and retain the knowledge quickly and efficiently.


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