To sign up for a practice test or session, please call the library hosting the event to register, or sign-up online.

Practice Tests

ACT Practice Test

The practice ACT test covers the following subjects: English, Math, Reading, Comprehension, Science and Writing. Most colleges now accept either ACT or SAT test scores.

Saturday, January 18, 2020 · 11 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. · Central Library - Meeting Room B
Saturday, March 7, 2020 · 10 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. · Palisades Branch
Saturday, March 15, 2020 · 1 p.m. - 5 p.m. · Robertson Branch
Saturday, April 18, 2020 · 10 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. · Mar Vista Branch
Saturday, May 9, 2020 · 11 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. · Central Library - Meeting Room B

SAT Practice Test

The practice SAT test includes English and Math. Most colleges now accept either ACT or SAT test scores.

Saturday, January 25, 2020 · 10 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. · Palms – Rancho Park Branch
Saturday, February 8, 2020 · 11 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. · Playa Vista Branch
Saturday, May 23, 2020 · 11 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. · Central Library - Meeting Room B


Preparation Series

ACT Preparation Series

In this series, students will take a practice test and will attend a strategy review session on a subsequent day to provide a better understanding of how to improve test scores. Students will also gain access to an online portal to review their score reports, where they will receive detailed feedback and recommendations.

Encino-Tarzana Branch
ACT Practice Test · Saturday, January 11, 2020 · 10 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
ACT 101 Strategies · Saturday, February 1, 2020 · 10 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Eagle Rock Branch
ACT Practice Test · Saturday, February 29, 2020 · 10 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
ACT 101 Strategies · Saturday, March 14, 2020 · 11:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Central Library – Teen'Scape
ACT Practice Test · Saturday, March 7, 2020 · 11 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. Meeting Room B
ACT 101 Strategies · Saturday, March 21, 2020 · 11 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Meeting Room B

Westchester Branch
ACT Practice Test · Saturday, June 27, 2020 · 11 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
ACT 101 Strategies · Saturday, July 11, 2020 · 11 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Central Library – Teen'Scape
ACT Practice Test · Saturday, August 15, 2020 · 11 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. Meeting Room B
ACT 101 Strategies · Saturday, August 29, 2020 · 11 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Meeting Room B

SAT Preparation Series

In this series, students will take a practice test and will attend a strategy review session on a subsequent day to provide a better understanding of how to improve test scores. Students will also gain access to an online portal to review their score reports, where they will receive detailed feedback and recommendations.

Northridge Branch
SAT Practice Test · Saturday, January 4, 2020 · 10 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
SAT 101 Strategies · Saturday, January 18, 2020 · 10 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Exposition Park Regional Branch
SAT Practice Test · Saturday, January 4, 2020 · 12:30 p.m. - 5 p.m.
SAT 101 Strategies · Saturday, January 25, 2020 · 11:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Central Library – Teen'Scape
SAT Practice Test · Saturday, January 11, 2020 · 11 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. Meeting Room B
SAT 101 Strategies · Saturday, January 25, 2020 · 11 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Meeting Room B

Granada Hills Branch
SAT Practice Test · Saturday, February 15, 2020 · 10 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
SAT 101 Strategies · Saturday, February 29, 2020 · 10 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Benjamin Franklin Branch
SAT Practice Test · Saturday, February 22, 2020 · 12:30 p.m. - 5 p.m.
SAT 101 Strategies · Saturday, February 29, 2020 · 11:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Sylmar Branch
SAT Practice Test · Saturday, February 22, 2020 · 12:30 p.m. - 5 p.m.
SAT 101 Strategies · Saturday, March 7, 2020 · 11 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Jefferson Branch
SAT Practice Test · Saturday, March 14, 2020 · 10 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
SAT 101 Strategies · Saturday, March 28, 2020 · 10 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Pio Pico-Koreatown Branch
SAT Practice Test · Saturday, March 21, 2020 · 10 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
SAT 101 Strategies · Saturday, April 4, 2020 · 10 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Sun Valley Branch
SAT Practice Test · Saturday, April 4, 2020 · 11 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
SAT 101 Strategies · Saturday, April 18, 2020 · 11 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Central Library – Teen'Scape
SAT Practice Test · Saturday, April 11, 2020 · 11 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. Meeting Room B
SAT 101 Strategies · Saturday, April 25, 2020 · 11 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Meeting Room B

Hyde Park Branch
SAT Practice Test · Saturday, May 2, 2020 · 10 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
SAT 101 Strategies · Saturday, May 30, 2020 · 10 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Chatsworth Branch
SAT Practice Test · Saturday, May 2, 2020 · 10 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
SAT 101 Strategies · Saturday, May 16, 2020 · 10 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

North Hollywood Regional Branch
SAT Practice Test · Saturday, May 16, 2020 · 11 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
SAT 101 Strategies · Saturday, May 30, 2020 · 11 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Central Library – Teen'Scape
SAT Practice Test · Saturday, July 11, 2020 · 11 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. Meeting Room B
SAT 101 Strategies · Saturday, July 25, 2020 · 11 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Meeting Room B

Memorial Branch
SAT Practice Test · Saturday, July 18, 2020 · 10 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
SAT 101 Strategies · Saturday, August 1, 2020 · 10 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Canoga Park Branch
SAT Practice Test · Saturday, July 25, 2020 · 10 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
SAT 101 Strategies · Saturday, August 8, 2020 · 10 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Eagle Rock Branch
SAT Practice Test · Saturday, July 25, 2020 · 10 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
SAT 101 Strategies · Saturday, August 8, 2020 · 11:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Sherman Oaks Branch
SAT Practice Test · Saturday, August 1, 2020 · 11 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
SAT 101 Strategies · Saturday, August 15, 2020 · 11:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Watts Branch
SAT Practice Test · Saturday, August 15, 2020 · 10 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
SAT 101 Strategies · Saturday, August 29, 2020 · 10 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Workshops

Paying for College

College is an investment, especially financially, so the cost of college is a typical concern for students and their families. The Princeton Review will provide information on how to make paying for college affordable. Participants will learn about different forms of financial aid, applying for scholarships and how to make smart financial decisions. (This session will be conducted in both English/Spanish)

Central Library - Teen’Scape · Saturday, August 8, 2020 · 11 a.m. – 12 p.m.

College 101 - Learn about the college application process and admission requirements.

Princeton Review staff will discuss college admission requirements and application timelines. Learn the differences between community, four-year colleges and universities (private, CSUs, UCs and out of state options). What is Early Admission/Early Decision? Why do they care about your high school GPA and test scores? Seminar ends with time for questions and answers.

Angeles Mesa Branch · Saturday, February 20, 2020 · 4 p.m. – 5 p.m.
Platt Branch · Saturday, April 25, 2020 · 10 a.m. – 11 a.m.
Chinatown Branch · Tuesday, May 16, 2020 · 3 p.m. – 4 p.m.
Central Library - Teen’Scape · Saturday, August 1, 2020 · 11 a.m. – 12 p.m.

College Application - Personal Statement

(For 11th & 12th grade; fall only) Learn key tips for a stellar college application essay in this one-hour session. Most colleges require you to submit an essay or personal statement as part of your college application.

Porter Ranch Branch · Saturday, February 22, 2019 · 3 p.m. – 4 p.m.
Central Library - Teen’Scape · Saturday, August 22, 2019 · 11 a.m. – 12 p.m.