SHSAT Individualized Lessons

Park Slope Tutoring, LLC

helping students help themselves since 2006


SHSAT math example:

The key is to teach students to look at problems in the simplest way, based on their individual learning style as well as to avoid all of the unnecessary calculations.


[CP] PARK SLOPE TUTORING – Offering complimentary 30-min SHSAT (Specialized High School Admissions Test) assessments + New York City High School Admissions consults plus 10% discount on early registration —offer ENDS Thursday, January 31st

Park Slope Tutoring, LLC 

helping ALL students help themselves, catering to all learning styles since 2006


SHSAT Workshops: 

$895 for 20 classes (a little under $45 for every two hour class)

Parents can Pick any 20 classes you’d like for your child. Classes are offered every Saturday starting March 2nd 2019 throughout summer up until October 12th 2019 

March 2nd up until October 12th

Saturdays @1:30-3:30

20 hours of instruction, 10 practice exams, and 3 full assessment exam (various options available prior to start of course) — beginning, middle and end. 

Class sizes are kept very small and range anywhere from 2-8 students per class. 

  • $995 is all above including application support as needed 

Also included is high school consults and application support.  

We request a 50% deposit for registration, the final payment is then due whenever you’d like to start the classes. 

  • Individualized lessons are $125 an hour. We invoice at the beginning of each month 
  • We also offer packages: $995 for ten one hour lessons + virtual lessons, high school admissions consults, educational consults as needed 
  • Flexible scheduling throughout the busy school year/summer for families’ convenience 

Included in the individualized lessons will Always be parent high school application advice and support. 


All complimentary assessments are scheduled at our main location: 553 Prospect Avenue, 11215 — Conveniently located in Park Slope,  near the new Nitehawk Cinema and the 15th street / Prospect Park West entrance to the park at Bartel-Pritchard Square

SHSAT 2019 — SHSAT (Specialized High School Admissions Test) preparation, Bard pre-assessments, New York City High School Admissions Consults

Please email to schedule a complimentary 30-min Complimentary Assessment + Introductory High School Admissions Consult 30-min SHSAT and/or Bard Pre-Assessment assessment  + introductory high school educational consult for for your 7th or 8th grader.


SHSAT Individual Sessions  + Virtual Online Lessons + New York City High School Admissions Consults 

  • Combination of 60-min in-person lessons + 30-min virtual lessons 
  • Flexible scheduling at parent and family’s convenience throughout the upcoming Summer/Fall: June 15th – September 30th
  • Includes educational consultation (high school admissions consultation, High School admission application advice and consult. NYC school system navigation, IEP process if needed, etc.. )


Note: Excellent referrals from parents with high schoolers currently enrolled in NYC Specialized Schools or G&T elementary programs available upon request.

Offer for 10% pre-registration discount ENDS January 31st !  

Michelle Backer 


Park Slope Tutoring

553 Prospect Avenue, between 10th &11th Ave


Brooklyn, NY 11215

“Mathematics is one of the essential emanations of the human spirit, a thing to be valued in and for itself, like art or poetry.” – Oswald Veblen



Contact or fill out the contact form on the bottom of this page to obtain more information, request a complimentary full length SHSAT diagnostic or to request a complimentary 30-min SHSAT academic assessment + introductory high school educational consultation for your child. 


SHSAT Individualized lessons:
$625 for five 60-minute lessons + three 60-min virtual lessons
$995 for ten 60-min lessons + six 60-min virtual lessons


WE Support Diversity in New York City Public Schools’ Initiative. Please email if you believe your family might be eligible for financial aid, request a financial aid form:


Lessons can be scheduled NOW throughout the upcoming busy Summer/Fall at parents’ convenience. 

Package(s) include:

  • complimentary full length practice exam for SHSAT that will be scored, matched with schools
  • complimentary 30-min assessment for SHSAT at our office followed by discussion with parent (in person or via phone)
  • complimentary high school admissions, educational consults as needed
  • study materials, study tips for New SHSAT, diagnostic tests and progress reports
  • in-person individualized lessons or workshops, virtual lessons scheduled as needed
Please note: We accept only students who score well above average on the initial diagnostic exam. Please email to request a full length diagnostic via email or to schedule an in person mock exam at our offices, see if your child qualifies.


Contact or fill out the contact form on the bottom of this page to obtain more information, request a full length diagnostic or to request a assessment and/or educational consultation. 

Michelle Backer
Park Slope Tutoring
553 Prospect Avenue, between 10th & 11th Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11215
“Mathematics is one of the essential emanations of the human spirit, a thing to be valued in and for itself, like art or poetry.” – Oswald Veblen