The Secondary School Admission Test (SSAT) is one of the most widely used private-school admissions tests in the nation. It is a multiple-choice aptitude test designed for students in grades 3-11.

The Elementary Level SSAT is administered to children in 3rd and 4th grades who are applying for admission to 4th and 5th grades. ;The Middle Level SSAT is for children in grades 5-7 who seek admission into grades 6-8. The Upper Level SSAT is given to children in grades 8 through 11 who are applying for admission to grades


The Writing Sample is not graded, but a copy accompanies each SSAT score report sent to a school.

At Certified Tutoring Services, we help students prepare SSAT on math, reading, verbal, writing  and test taking skills. Many of our students have achieved high scores and have been accepted to the most prestigious schools in the state of Hawaii.

To learn more about the SSAT, please visit: