By Greer MilamOwnerSPARC, LLC The spring semester is an active part of the school year for preparation for college admissions tests. When parents or students call about spring prep, along with other diagnostic factors, here is some general advice I offer as a starting point depending on the student’s year in school. Families of sophomores. … Continue reading SPRING TEST PREP SEASON

Choosing the Right ACT/SAT Test Prep

By Greer Milam, SPARC Test Prep One extra point on an ACT score can mean the difference between a student attending his or her first or second choice college. Even a single question on the test can tip a score forward or backward potentially affecting a family’s budget thousands of dollars each year. Performance on … Continue reading Choosing the Right ACT/SAT Test Prep

“Something’s Going on in Huntsville”

By Greer Milam, SPARC Test Prep Happy New Year everyone! My first year in Huntsville has been very welcoming. The move up from Birmingham just over a year ago was a definite step of faith that has been confirmed many times over the past several months. For this article I thought I would express my … Continue reading “Something’s Going on in Huntsville”

When Should My Student Start Preparing for the ACT?

 By Greer MilamOwner, SPARC, LLC Every year, parents ask me the same questions. How many points do your students’ ACT scores improve after taking your course?  How long have you been doing test prep? What is your education background?  And my favorite, Greer, what’d YOU get on the ACT? This article addresses another commonly asked … Continue reading When Should My Student Start Preparing for the ACT?

Fall Courses at SPARC Test Prep

Greer MilamPrimary Instructor at SPARC, LLC With COVID restrictions gradually being lifted, the landscape of college admissions and test prep has shifted and is still shifting. Some in-state universities are now superscoring. Other colleges are now test-optional. At SPARC Test Prep, we are continually updating our resources to anticipate these changes and are excited to … Continue reading Fall Courses at SPARC Test Prep

How to Score a 36 on Your ACT

By Greer Milam, SPARC LLC Did the title of this article get your attention? It was supposed to. Keep reading. In today’s internet driven marketplace, many of our purchases are based on the luring arrangement of website elements designed to take us one click closer to the checkout screen. An increasing number of test prep … Continue reading How to Score a 36 on Your ACT