PSAT/SAT Boot Camp

G I S D S A T Boot camp logo.Students are invited to attend a free college entrance exam prep program for the PSAT and SAT. We offer PSAT/SAT boot camps in the fall and SAT boot camps in the spring to help students learn tips strategies for success on the exam. 

Students will attend 12 boot camp sessions and participate in two full-length practice tests. The dates and times for these sessions and practice tests vary by campus.

Spring 2020 PSAT/SAT Boot Camp

This is a great opportunity for juniors taking the SAT on March 4 or sophomores taking the PSAT/NMSQT test in the fall.

Details

Students must complete the two practice tests and attend all of the sessions. See your specific campus schedule for additional information.

Campus schedules

Garland High School

English sessions will meet with Kathryn Baines Patton in room 414.

Math sessions will meet with Jeremy Yancey in room 132.

Practice tests

Practice tests are on Thursdays from 3-7 p.m. at GHS.

  • Jan. 16
  • Feb. 20
Lesson schedule

Lessons take place Tuesdays from 3-5 p.m at GHS.

  • Jan. 14 - Mandatory introduction from 3-3:30 p.m.
  • Jan. 21 - Lessons 1 & 2
  • Jan. 28 - Lessons 3 & 4
  • Feb. 4 - Lessons 5& 6
  • Feb. 11 - Lessons 7 & 8
  • Feb. 18 - Lessons 9 & 10
  • Feb. 25 - Lessons 11 & 12
Lakeview Centennial High School

English sessions will meet with Mark Lee in room 1136.

Math sessions will meet with Amy Davis in room 2128.

Practice tests

Practice tests take place from 2:45-6:45 p.m. at LCHS.

  • Jan. 16
  • Feb. 25
Lesson schedule

Lessons take place on Tuesdays (Rotation A) and Thursdays (Rotation B) from 2:45-4 p.m at LCHS.

  • Jan. 9 - Mandatory introduction from 2:45-3:15 p.m.
  • Jan. 21 (Rotation A) - Lessons 1, 2, & 3
  • Jan. 23 (Rotation B) - Lessons 1, 2, & 3
  • Jan. 28 - Lessons 4 & 5
  • Jan. 30 - Lessons 4 & 5
  • Feb. 4 - Lessons 6, 7, & 8
  • Feb. 6 - Lessons 6, 7, & 8
  • Feb. 11 - Lessons 9 & 10
  • Feb. 13 - Lessons 9 & 10
  • Feb. 18 - Lessons 11 & 12
  • Feb. 20 - Lessons 11 & 12
  • March 2 - Review practice tests/test strategies*

*Note: This session will be on a Monday in room 2128.

Naaman Forest High School

English sessions will meet with Mrs. Rhonda Martin in room 437.

Math sessions will meet with Ms. Nicholette Terzis in room 437.

Practice tests

Practices tests take place on Thursdays from 2:45-6:45 p.m. at NFHS.

  • Jan. 9
  • Feb. 13
Lesson schedule

Lessons take place on Wednesdays from 2:45-4:50 p.m. at NFHS.

  • Jan. 16 - Lessons 1 & 2*
  • Jan. 22 - Lessons 3 & 4
  • Jan. 29 - Lessons 5 & 6
  • Feb. 5 - Lessons 7 & 8
  • Feb. 19 - Lessons 9 & 10
  • Feb. 26 - Lessons 11 & 12

*Note: This meeting will be on a Thursday

North Garland High School

English sessions will meet with Scott Hall in room 218.

Math sessions will meet with Zach Hernandez in room 615.

Practice tests

Practice tests take place Tuesdays from 2:45-6:45 p.m. ay NGHS.

  • Jan. 14
  • Feb. 25
Lesson schedule

Lessons take place on Tuesdays from 2:45-4:45 p.m. at NGHS.

  • Jan. 9 - Mandatory introduction from 2:45-3:15 p.m.*
  • Jan. 21 - Lessons 1 & 2
  • Jan. 28 - Lessons 3 & 4
  • Feb. 4 - Lessons 5 & 6
  • Feb. 11 - Lessons 7 & 8
  • Feb. 18 - Lessons 9 & 10
  • March 2 - Lessons 11 & 12

*Note: This session will be on a Thursday.

Rowlett High School

Lessons take place on Wednesdays from 2:45- 4:50 p.m at RHS. All sessions will start in room 2100.

English sessions will meet with Mr. Jordan in room 2100.

Math sessions will meet with Mr. Allen in room 1239.

Practice tests

Practice tests take place on Wednesdays from 2:45-6:45 p.m. at RHS.

  • Jan. 8
  • Feb. 12
Lesson schedule

Lessons take place from 2:45-4:45 p.m. at RHS.

  • Jan. 15 - Lessons 1 & 2
  • Jan. 22 - Lessons 3 & 4
  • Jan. 29 - Lessons 5& 6
  • Feb. 5 - Lessons 7 & 8
  • Feb. 19 - Lessons 9 & 10
  • Feb. 26 - Lessons 11 & 1
Sachse High School

English sessions will meet with Lindsey Gallogly in room 2012.

Math sessions will meet with Greg Taylor in room 1013.

Practice tests

Practice tests take place from 2:45-6:45 p.m. at the SHS Library.

  • Jan. 16
  • Feb. 25
Lesson schedule

Lessons take place on Tuesdays from 2:45-4:45 p.m at SHS.

  • Jan. 14 - Mandatory Introduction from 2:45-3:15 p.m in room 1013.
  • Jan. 21 - Lessons 1 & 2
  • Jan. 28 - Lessons 3 & 4
  • Feb. 4 - Lessons 5& 6
  • Feb. 11 - Lessons 7 & 8
  • Feb. 18 - Lessons 9 & 10
  • March 3 - Lessons 11 & 12
South Garland High School

English sessions will meet with Kate Coffey in room 201.

Math sessions will meet with Kara Burns in room FL1.

Practice tests

Practice tests are at SGHS on the following days:

  • Thursday, Jan. 16 from 2:45-6:45 p.m.
  • Saturday, Jan. 18 from 9 a.m.-1 p.m.
  • Thursday, Feb. 20 from 2:45-6:45 p.m.
Lesson schedule

Lessons take place on Tuesdays from 2:45- 3:45 p.m at SGHS.

  • Jan. 14 - Mandatory Introduction from 2:45-3:15 p.m
  • Jan. 21 - Lessons 1 & 2
  • Jan. 28 - Lessons 3 & 4
  • Feb. 4 - Lessons 5& 6
  • Feb. 11 - Lessons 7 & 8
  • Feb. 18 - Lessons 9 & 10
  • Feb. 25 - Lessons 11 & 12

Registration

Register in Skyward through Skyward Online Forms beginning Dec. 9, 2019.

Seats are limited to 60 students per campus. Registration will close once a campus reaches capacity.

To register:

  1. Log in to your Skyward account.
  2. Click the Online Forms button on the top left.
  3. Click the Fall PSAT/SAT Boot Camp link.
  4. Complete the registration form and click the Submit button.

If you are unable to register online, please contact the campus representative to be placed on the waitlist. Refer to your campus schedule for the representative's name and contact information.

Upcoming college entrance exam dates for Spring 2020

SAT

  • March 4 (school day)
  • March 14
  • May 2
  • June 6

ACT

  • Feb. 8
  • April 4
  • June 13
  • July 18