Our Instructors will cover the Common Core curriculum for ELA, Math & Writing. We also cover any Science or Social Studies material your child is learning in school. Additionally, your child's Instructor will assign appropriate KT homework and will help your child with school exams, homework & other projects.
For students taking standardized tests for the first time, the experience can be uncomfortable. We provide our 3rd grade students with extra practice through our Signature Diagnostic exams to ensure that they'll be comfortable when testing day comes around.
The Common Core exam determines which Middle school your child is accepted into, therefore, we ensure your child completely understands all Common Core topics. Additionally, the NYS Science exam is administered in 4th grade so we cover all science curriculum as well.
The 5th Grade Common Core program covers all aspects of the Common Core curriculum and prepares students for Middle school admissions. Students with perfect scores (4/4) qualify for the Hunter College High School exam. You can learn more about Hunter here.
Starting middle school can be a challenging time for students. The KT Common Core program for 6th graders will assist with the transition from elementary school to middle school to ensure a successful middle school experience.
The 7th grade exam is essential to the High School admissions process and we will ensure your child is prepared for these exams. In addition, our program provides Pre-SHSAT education, giving students a head start with a strong foundation. You can learn more about the SHSAT here
We will work with your child to establish basic fundamentals to ensure a strong foundation for further learning.
Common Core Curriculum
Your child's KT Instructor will cover the Common Core curriculum for ELA, Math & Writing as well as any Science or Social Studies material from school.
Middle School Admissions
KT prepares 4th and 5th grade students for Middle School Admissions and assists in the transition to Middle School for 6th grade students.
We provide Hunter College High School preperation for those that need it and work with students to build a strong foundation for the SHSAT.
Our Diagnostic exams are exclusive to KT students. You won't find our exams anywhere else.
Comprehensive report cards will be completed by your child's Instructor every month so you can track your child's progress. We also hold mandatory Parent-Teacher Conferences to ensure you're involved in your child's learning process.
Students who regularly attend class and practice with our material develop stronger study habits and have a better understanding of Common Core material.
After KT, students school report card grades improve drastically across the board.
As scores and grades increase, many schools will move KT students into honors and accelerated classes that focus on advanced ELA and Math skills.
Most of our students receive perfect 4/4 scores on their Common Core Exams. All perfect scorers are invited to our Annual Achievement Awards Ceremony.