PREPSKILLS® specializes in preparing students for admissions tests to private/independent schools and American universities. As Canada's premier SSAT and SAT preparation provider, we employ a number of different tools to make certain that each and every student is assured in their abilities in order to achieve optimum results.

PREPESSENTIALS™ is our unique, exclusive and comprehensive essential skills enrichment program designed to instill confidence, inspire creativity and develop the best and brightest among emergent young leaders. Shining beyond the boundaries of learning™ is the motif of PREPSKILLS® programming, and it is maximized through our PREPTHINK™, PREPWRITE™, PREPSPEAK™ and PREPLEADER™ courses.

So no matter what your specific goals, PREPSKILLS® works with parents and students alike to devise a course of action best suited to a child's individual circumstances. It is this unique tailored approach that has seen thousands of students achieve their immediate goals and go on to thrive in their academic careers.


What tutoring and the education system

DOES NOT teach your child...

Here are some questions to ponder:
Is your child disenchanted with the education system?
Should information flow in just one direction?
Should students be the ones asking the questions?


CommonApp personal statement helps students

get into US colleges, universities

As important as SAT scores are in securing admission to US Colleges and Universities, there is more to admission than scoring high on a an aptitude test. Admissions officers want students, not scores…and they want to know that those students can think critically and perform as well-rounded adults. Enter the Common App, which serves over a million students and school officials each year with free, standardized online first year and transfer application forms.


Private schools: advice from the experts

This September at PrepConnect 2014 – Toronto's premier private school admissions networking event – our all-star panel of private school admissions officers, selected from the most prominent private schools in North America, had plenty to say: how to get in to an independent school, what makes the private school experience special, what private schools are looking for in a student, and much more. You can listen to their candid answers to the questions most frequently asked by parents considering private school…or read some excerpts from this incredibly dynamic, exciting event.



John-Michael, New York University

I just wanted to let you know that I have accepted NYU and I will be studying at the TISCH school of the arts, drama department, in September.


Submitted by: John-Michael Scapin, Student, Aurora
Accepted to: New York University

Daniel, University of Toronto Schools

"Daniel's SSAT scores in verbal were 710, in math they were 677 and in reading it was 710 with the total being 2097. Daniel got accepted by UTS and recently earned the John and Margaret Withrow scholarship making him one of the four (3 out of 4 are PREPSKILLS®' students) that were recipients of it.. We really appreciate the help PREPSKILLS® gave to him."


Submitted by: Lily Zhou, Mother, Toronto
Accepted to: University of Toronto Schools

Goran Brelih, Upper Canada Jr “A” Hockey

"I just wanted to let you know how much we appreciate your generous support. PREPSKILLS program greatly contributed to Marko’s success. Attending weekly classes this summer enabled Marko to focus on the program and be fully prepared for the SAT test. SAT Program Scores (out of 2400): Before PREPSKILLS: 1840 (600 Reading, 550 Writing, 690 Math) After PREPSKILLS: 2110 (660 Reading, 660 Writing, 790 Math) Thank you again."


Submitted by: Goran Brelih, Father, Toronto
Current school: Upper Canada College, IB2