What is Tested on the ISEE Lower Level – An Analysis of Topics, Difficulty, and Even Word Counts

The Independent School Entrance Exam (ISEE) Lower Level is a popular admissions test taken by American students applying to private US middle schools for grades 5 and 6. It is developed and marketed by the non-profit Educational Records Bureau (ERB). Students receive about 2.5-hours to complete the 117-question ISEE, which is comprised of 4, [...]

By |2022-02-21T23:10:32-06:00September 15th, 2020|ISEE: Lower Level|0 Comments

Piqosity 2.0 Migration Updates

The Piqosity 2.0 migration just occurred on July 27th. We are aware of and actively working to patch bugs on a daily basis. As previously announced, this is a major update of the app's user experience including robust new features. We're trying to minimize any pain points from the migration through intuitive design and [...]

What is a Good Score on the ISEE?

Whether you’ve just started preparing to take your first ISEE, or are anxiously waiting to receive your score report, you’re probably wondering: what is a good score on the ISEE? In general, a good ISEE score is a Stanine Score of 7, 8, or 9. Stanine Scores of 4, 5, and 6 are considered [...]

By |2022-07-07T16:26:16-05:00June 23rd, 2022|ISEE, ZPQA ISEE|2 Comments

When Should You Start Preparing for the ISEE Test

Students prepare for the ISEE private school admissions test year-round; however, assuming a January or February test date and application deadline, about a quarter of students will start preparing in summer; half—the majority—will start in fall, and the remainder will play catch-up in winter. But you should start preparing for the ISEE private school [...]

By |2022-06-23T16:54:01-05:00April 7th, 2021|ISEE, ZPQA ISEE|0 Comments
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