Applications, Essays, Where to Apply, Strategy, and More

College Preparation

Further SAT and ACT Disruptions and What They Mean for You

June 04, 2020
Written by Taylor

The College Board and the ACT, which run the SAT and ACT tests, respectively, have struggled over the last few weeks, and their actions are affecting the larger college admissions landscape. Things are likely to change even more, but for now, here are the latest developments.

Creating a New College Prep Routine During COVID-19

May 07, 2020
Written by Taylor

The normal routine students should pursue to get the most out of high school and to craft rich, persuasive applications has been shredded by coronavirus. So, we're putting our planning powers to work and suggesting some ways to maintain your college prep routine during COVID-19.

Spark provides customized guidance to help you get into your top-choice schools.