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 10-12 boot camp lessons and participate in a pre-test and post-test. Boot camp lessons are one hour and occur twice a week after school.

Spring 2018 SAT Boot Camp

The Spring SAT Boot Camp begins in early January and ends in late February and is designed to help students prepare for the SAT. This is a great opportunity for those Juniors taking the School Day SAT on Wednesday, March 7.

Details

Students must complete the pre-test and post-test and attend all sessions. See your specific campus schedule for additional information.

Campus schedules

Garland High School

Lessons take place on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 3-4 p.m at GHS.

English sessions will meet with Ms. Patton in room 414.

Math sessions will meet with Mr. Yancey in room 132.

Lesson schedule
  • Tuesday, Jan. 16 and Thursday, Jan. 18
  • Tuesday, Jan. 23 and Thursday, Jan. 25
  • Tuesday, Jan. 30 and Thursday, Feb. 1
  • Tuesday, Feb. 6 and Thursday, Feb. 8
  • Tuesday, Feb. 13 and Thursday, Feb. 15 
  • Tuesday, Feb. 27  and Thursday, Mar. 1 (test review/score reports)
Pre-test options
  • Wednesday, Jan. 10 from 3-7 p.m. at GHS
  • Saturday, Jan. 13  from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. at SGHS
Post-test options
  • Saturday, Feb. 17 from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. at SGHS
  • Wednesday, Feb. 21 from 3-7 p.m. at GHS
Lakeview Centennial High School

Lessons take place on Tuesdays and Wednesdays from 2:45-3:45 p.m at LCHS.

English sessions will meet with Mr. Lee in room 1136.

Math sessions will meet with Mr. Mazur in room 1237.

Lesson schedule
  • Tuesday, Jan. 16 and Wednesday Jan. 17
  • Tuesday, Jan. 23 and Wednesday Jan. 24
  • Tuesday, Jan. 30 and Wednesday Jan. 31
  • Tuesday, Feb. 6 and Wednesday Feb. 7th
  • Tuesday, Feb. 13 and Wednesday Feb. 14th
  • Tuesday, Feb. 27  and Wednesday Feb. 28th (test review/score reports)
Pre-test options
  • Wednesday, Jan. 10 from 2:45-6:45p.m. at LCHS
  • Saturday, Jan. 13  from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. at SGHS
Post-test options
  • Saturday, Feb. 17 from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. at SGHS
  • Wednesday, Feb. 21 from 2:45-6:45p.m. at LCHS
Naaman Forest High School

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

English sessions will meet in room 207 with Mrs. R. Martin from 2:45–3:45 p.m.

Math sessions will meet in room 437 with Ms Terzis from 3:50–4:50 p.m.

The Late Bus leaves Naaman at 4:55 p.m.

Lesson schedule
  • Tuesday, Jan. 16 
  • Tuesday, Jan. 23 
  • Tuesday, Jan. 30 
  • Tuesday, Feb. 6 
  • Tuesday, Feb. 13 
  • Tuesday, Feb. 27  (test review/score reports)
Pre-test options
  • Wednesday, Jan. 10 from 2:45-6:45 p.m. at NFHS
  • Saturday, Jan. 13 from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. at SGHS
Post-test options
  • Saturday, Feb. 17 from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. at SGHS
  • Wednesday, Feb. 21 from 2:45-6:45 p.m. at NFHS
North Garland High School

Lessons take place on Tuesdays through Thursdays from 2:50-3:50 p.m. at NGHS.

English sessions will meet in Ms. Boone's room # 220.

Math sessions will meet in Mr. Ramirez's room # 612.

Lesson schedule

English sessions (choose one a week):

  • Wednesday, Jan. 17 OR Thursday, Jan. 18
  • Monday, Jan. 22 OR Thursday, Jan. 25
  • Monday, Jan. 29 OR Thursday, Feb. 1
  • Monday, Feb. 5 OR Thursday, Feb. 8
  • Monday, Feb. 12 OR Thursday, Feb. 15
  • Monday, Feb. 26 OR Thursday, Mar. 1 (review sessions/score report)

Math sessions (choose one a week):

  • Tuesday, Jan. 16 OR Thursday, Jan. 18
  • Tuesday, Jan. 23 OR Thursday, Jan. 25
  • Tuesday, Jan. 30 OR Thursday, Feb. 1
  • Tuesday, Feb. 6 OR Thursday, Feb. 8
  • Tuesday, Feb. 13 OR Thursday, Feb. 15 
  • Tuesday, Feb. 27 OR Thursday, Mar. 1 (review sessions/score report)
Pre-test options
  • Wednesday, Jan. 10 from 2:45-6:45 p.m. at NGHS
  • Saturday, Jan. 13 from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. at SGHS
Post-test options
  • Saturday, Feb. 17 from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. at SGHS
  • Wednesday, Feb. 21 from 2:45-6:45 p.m. at NGHS
Rowlett High School

Lessons take place on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 2:45- 3:45 p.m at RHS.

English sessions will meet in Ms. Langston's room 2243.

Math sessions will meet in Ms. Johnson's room 1266.

Lesson schedule
  • Tuesday, Jan. 16 and Thursday, Jan. 18
  • Tuesday, Jan. 23 and Thursday, Jan. 25
  • Tuesday, Jan. 30 and Thursday, Feb. 1
  • Tuesday, Feb. 6 and Thursday, Feb. 8
  • Tuesday, Feb. 13 and Thursday, Feb. 15 
  • Tuesday, Feb. 27  and Thursday, Mar. 1 (review sessions/score report)
Pre-test options
  • Wednesday, Jan. 10 from 2:45-6:45 p.m. at RHS
  • Saturday, Jan. 13 from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. at SGHS
Post-test options
  • Saturday, Feb. 17 from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. at SGHS
  • Wednesday, Feb. 21 from 2:45-6:45 p.m. at RHS
Sachse High School

Lessons take place on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 3- 4 p.m at SHS.

English sessions will meet with Ms. Gallogly, room TBD.

Math sessions will meet with Mrs. Carter in room 1005.

Lesson schedule
  • Tuesday, Jan. 16 and Thursday, Jan. 18
  • Tuesday, Jan. 23 and Thursday, Jan. 25
  • Tuesday, Jan. 30 and Thursday, Feb. 1
  • Tuesday, Feb. 6 and Thursday, Feb. 8
  • Tuesday, Feb. 13 and Thursday, Feb. 15 
  • Tuesday, Feb. 27  and Thursday, Mar. 1 (review sessions/score report)
Pre-test options
  • Wednesday, Jan. 10 from 2:45-6:45 p.m. at SHS
  • Saturday, Jan. 13 from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. at SGHS
Post-test options
  • Saturday, Feb. 17 from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. at SGHS
  • Wednesday, Feb. 21 from 2:45-6:45 p.m. at SHS
South Garland High School

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

English sessions will meet with Ms. Coffey in room 206

Math sessions will meet with Ms. Burns in room FL3.

Lesson schedule
  • Tuesday, Jan. 16 and Wednesday, Jan. 17
  • Monday, Jan. 22 and Wednesday, Jan. 24
  • Monday, Jan. 29 and Wednesday, Jan. 31
  • Monday, Feb. 5 and Wednesday, Feb. 7
  • Monday, Feb. 12 and Wednesday, Feb. 14 
  • Monday, Feb. 26  and Wednesday, Feb. 28 (review sessions/score report)
Pre-test options
  • Wednesday, Jan. 10 from 2:45-6:45 p.m. at SGHS
  • Saturday, Jan. 13 from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. at SGHS
Post-test options
  • Saturday, Feb. 17 from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. at SGHS
  • Wednesday, Feb. 21 from 2:45-6:45 p.m. at SGHS

Registration

Register in Skyward through Skyward Online Forms beginning Nov. 15.

Seats are limited to 60 students per campus. Registration will close once a campus reaches capacity. Update: Registration is closed at five campuses. Only the following schools still have seats available:

  • South Garland High School
  • Naaman Forest High School

To register:

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

Visit with your campus counselor for more information.

Upcoming college entrance exam dates

SAT

  • Mar. 7 (School Day SAT)
  • Mar. 10
  • May 5
  • June 2

ACT

  • Feb. 10
  • Apr. 14
  • June 9
  • July 14