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    Prepskills: College & Private School Advising

    Prepskills: College & Private School Advising


    • Listing Type: Service Providers
    • Category: Independent Educational Consultant
    • Sub-Categories: College Advisor, Secondary School Advisor
    • Service Delivery: In-Person, Online
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    Prepskills helps families in Canada to navigate the private school and US college admissions process by giving parents and students the tools, resources, and connections to maximize opportunities and results. Prepskills programs include SSAT/ISEE/CAT/SAT/ACT test prep, PrepEssentials (EQ skills development), and Admissions, Application, and Interview consulting.


    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 to gain confidence and knowledge in order to achieve optimum SSAT and SAT test score results.

    Emotional Intelligence (EQ) can drive student success.  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.

    SAT Prep
    The SAT is for students in grades 9-12 interested in applying to American colleges and universities as most accept the SAT as part of their admission process. This comprehensive course helps students prepare for the PSAT or SAT by helping them learn powerful test-taking strategies and develop the necessary math, reading, grammar and writing skills to increase test scores and achieve their admission goals.

    U.S. College Consulting
    The U.S. Admissions process is complex, time consuming and highly competitive, and in fact, most successful students actually engage the assistance of a professional to navigate the complex process of admissions to an Ivy League and elite U.S. schools.

    SSAT Prep
    The SSAT is the required entrance exam to some of the finest secondary schools in the world, and a number of private and independent schools use it as an integral part of their admissions evaluation. Prepare for the SSAT with PREPSKILLS®.

    PrepEssentials Emotional Intelligence (EQ Skills)
    PREPEssentials™ is geared toward children who are planning to engage in challenging private school or IB/AP/special program schools studies. Designed to help your child’s budding intelligence blossom, PREPEssentials™ engages young learners in a holistic program of comprehensive learning, including PREPThink™, PREPWrite™, PREPSpeak™ and PREPLeader™. PREPEssentials™ combines innovative thinking techniques with creative writing, confident public-speaking and motivational public-leadership. PREPEssentials™ combines innovative thinking techniques with creative writing, confident public-speaking and motivational public-leadership.

    Private School Consulting
    Joanna Severino provides parent-to-parent hourly consulting with the objective of discovering a student’s unique opportunities for a successful Private School application. Meeting with parents and students, Joanna reviews parental desire for student academic achievement, and assesses a student’s interview personality and readiness for the admissions process. As a certified teacher and passionate mom-preneur, Joanna is always looking for ways to ensure that students connect with opportunities and get the valuable information they need to make informed decisions about education.

    US College Expo
    Every April, Prepskills Inc. hosts the US College Expo?? where you can meet admissions representatives from US Colleges and Universities in Vancouver, Calgary, Ottawa and Toronto. You will be able to ask questions about the admissions process, scholarships, opportunities for student athletes, timelines for applications and more! Connect with US college representatives. - Explore US college options! - Listen and learn from guest speakers. - Understand all aspects of the US admissions process, from selection, application, financing and student athlete considerations! Register now FREE for the event so that we can help start connecting you now to US college and university Admissions representatives.