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Brandon Parise

Brandon Parise teaches history and Geoff Slack teaches math at Thornton Academy. Mr. Parise and Mr. Slack are also the founders of Casco Bay Achievement, a tutoring company helping students and families prepare for success on the SAT since 2009. For more information visit their website at

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Nervous about the PSAT? Tips on how to ace this exam!

Posted by Brandon Parise on Oct 4, 2017 9:45:26 AM

On Wednesday Oct. 11th, students in the ninth, tenth, and eleventh grades will take the College Board’s PSAT exam. PSAT scores can be used by high schools to help asses student progress in a number of academic areas, most broadly math, critical reading, and writing. Additionally, PSAT scores provide students and their families with the data necessary to prepare for success on the SAT exam.

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Topics: upper school, academics