Build Your Own ACT Package

Build Your Own ACT Package

We offer the opportunity for schools to partner with us to tailor a solution using any combination and allotment of the services we provide.  Whether you are interested specifically in our assessment and reporting or require a comprehensive solution that incorporates all of our services, we will work with you to design the right solution to raise student achievement at your school.

Our services include:

  • Assessments & Reporting: We offer a suite of ACT and interim assessments, and we use our detailed reporting to help teachers quickly identify the standards most relevant to their students, analyze the items tied to these standards, and plan immediate and effective instructional responses
  • Professional Development: We work with your faculty to develop responsive instruction both within and across departments that seamlessly weaves skill-based test preparationtm into their weekly instruction
  • ACT Test Prep Courses: We work directly with college counselors and school leadership to customize our classroom courses to an institution’s exact needs
Spring 11th Grade ACT Package

Spring 11th Grade ACT Package

The program design for the spring of 11th grade leverages professional development, testing data, and faculty insight to help drive a powerful in-school test preparation course for the most efficient intervention with a limited amount of time before the spring tests.

Assessments & Reporting

  • Three administrations of ACT or interim assessments for 11th graders
  • Robust, detailed reporting that highlights essential skills for instruction

Professional Development

  • 3 hours of professional development to orient staff to College and Career-Readiness Standards and key test performance strategies
  • 4.5 hours of professional development time for 11th grade faculty devoted to data analysis of student performance

ACT Test Prep Course

  • A 24-hour spring classroom course taught at your school by Academic Approach instructors to provide the most effective test-taking strategies tailored to the 11th graders’ needs
Full-Year 11th Grade ACT Package

Full-Year 11th Grade ACT Package

With a full-year focus, Academic Approach provides an integrated solution of assessment and reporting, ongoing professional development, and in-school ACT test preparation courses – a strong formula for a gradual yet comprehensive approach to closing the most essential achievement gaps and gathering granular data on student performance.

Assessments & Reporting

  • Three administrations of ACT or interim assessments for 11th graders
  • Robust, detailed reporting that highlights essential skills for instruction

Professional Development

  • 3 hours of professional development to orient staff to College and Career-Readiness Standards and key test performance strategies
  • 4.5 hours of professional development time for 11th grade faculty devoted to data analysis of student performance

ACT Test Prep Course

  • A 24-hour spring classroom course taught at your school by Academic Approach instructors to provide the most effective test-taking strategies tailored to the 11th graders’ needs
Cross-Grade-Level Integration ACT Package

Cross-Grade-Level Integration ACT Package

A comprehensive 9th-11th grade program provides the best integrated solution of assessment and reporting, ongoing professional development, and ACT test preparation courses to address the most vital gaps in scope and sequence and ultimately raise student achievement.

Cross-grade-level and cross-departmental programming will be devised based on a comparison of data across the classes. This level of integration allows for periodic instruction of 9th and 10th graders by Academic Approach instructors. This additional time affords the opportunity to gather essential data on the 9th and 10th grade cohorts such as word-per minute reading speed and vocabulary recognition levels so longer-term interventions with these students can lead to higher levels of achievement by 11th grade.

Assessments & Reporting

  • Three administrations of ACT and/or three quarterly interim assessments for 9th, 10th, and 11th graders
  • Robust, detailed reporting that highlights essential skills for instruction

Professional Development

  • 3 hours of professional development to orient staff to College and Career Readiness Standards and key test performance strategies
  • 4.5 hours of professional development time for 9th, 10th, and 11th grade faculty devoted to data analysis of student performance

ACT Test Prep Courses

  • 24, 30, or 36 hour classroom course taught at your school by Academic Approach instructors, which teaches 9th, 10th, and/or 11th graders key skills identified by school data as well as differentiated test performance strategies
ACT Test Prep Package Comparison

PackageBuild Your OwnSpring 11th GradeFull-year 11th GradeCross-Grade-Level Integration
Assessments & Reporting-Any combination and allotment of our services that fits your needs-Three administrations of ACT or interim assessments for 11th graders
-Robust, detailed reporting that highlights essential skills for instruction
-Three administrations of ACT or interim assessments for 11th graders
-Robust, detailed reporting that highlights essential skills for instruction
-Three administrations of ACTs and/or three quarterly interim assessments for 9th, 10th, and 11th graders
-Robust, detailed reporting that highlights essential skills for instruction
Professional Development-Any combination and allotment of our services that fits your needs-3 hours of professional development to orient staff to ACT College and Career-Readiness Standards and key test performance strategies
-4.5 hours of professional development time for 11th grade faculty devoted to data analysis of student performance
-3 hours of professional development to orient staff to ACT College and Career-Readiness Standards and key test performance strategies
-4.5 hours of professional development time for 11th grade faculty devoted to data analysis of student performance
-3 hours of professional development to orient staff to ACT College and Career-Readiness Standards and key test performance strategies
-4.5 hours of professional development time for 9th, 10th, and 11th grade faculty devoted to data analysis of student performance
ACT Test Prep Courses-Any combination and allotment of our services that fits your needs-A 24-hour spring classroom course taught at your school by Academic Approach instructors to provide the most effective test-taking strategies tailored to the 11th graders' needs-A 24-hour spring classroom course taught at your school by Academic Approach instructors to provide the most effective test-taking strategies tailored to the 11th graders' needs-24, 30, or 36 hour classroom course taught at your school by Academic Approach instructors, which teaches 9th, 10th, and/or 11th graders key skills identified by school data as well as differentiated test performance strategies