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September 16, 2020

At Astute Academics, we have a saying, when it comes to test-prep and college planning, “It is never too early, it is never too late,” and the same is applicable to financial planning for your children’s future. At Astute Academics, we tailor our services to each client’s individual needs in our ...

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Researching Colleges During the COVID-19 Crisis: How do you start? The school year is ticking away. In a few weeks, this school year will close in what has been an unexpected and unconventional way. Virtual learning has delivered remarkable innovations to the field of education, pushing our ...

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What is “test-optional”? Test-optional is an admissions standard that allows students to apply to the institution’s programs without submitting standardized test scores. This means that an applicant makes the decision when completing his or her application, whether or not he or she would like to ...

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Ever heard the term CSA floating around at farmer’s markets or local farm stands? CSA stands for Community Supported Agriculture, a program used by local farms to share their fresh, in-season produce with local consumers in a convenient and affordable way. The crop boxes (or what the farmers ...

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Drop in Tutoring Our drop-in tutoring services allow students to have the structure of a weekly class with the personalization of one-on-one sessions and the flexibility of online scheduling. We offer subject-specific one-on-one sessions with one of our trained tutors in a private room. Students ...

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What are AP Tests? AP (or Advanced Placement) tests are standardized subject tests used to evaluate students’ mastery of AP course material. They allow for consistent scoring of students to account for differences in course difficulty among AP classes held across the country and world. AP tests ...

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