New York, NY – April 10, 2019 – Late last month, KT Student Tasnima Zaman was accepted to Columbia University. Currently she is a student at the highly selective Trinity School and plans to study political science and economics during her time at Columbia. Tasnima was a star student in Khan’s Tutorial’s SAT Program and received one of the highest scores in her class.
Queens, NY – April 12, 2019 – Yesterday community members, organizers, and elected officials gathered at Queens Borough Hall for the first of several SHSAT hearings. The public had the opportunity to discuss their views on education access and the admissions criteria for the Specialized High Schools. Khan’s Tutorial has been a strong supporter of equity in K-8 education, the expansion of Gifted and Talented programs and honors/accelerated tracks in all school districts, as well as increased school funding.
New York, NY – April 2, 2019 – This weekend, Khan’s Tutorial’s programs were covered in two separate articles by The Wall Street Journal.
Jackson Heights, NY – April 2, 2019 – This past Saturday, KT Chairperson Mrs. Nayeema Khan held a Mother’s Empowerment Workshop for mothers of middle school and high school students at KT’s SAT & Regents Center in Jackson Heights. As United Nations Goodwill Ambassador for education, Mrs. Khan’s goal has been to provide educational programs for both students and parents in the community. The workshop included a panel of mothers as well as several special guests.
New York, NY - March 26, 2019 – After a year of hard work, hundreds of families visited their local KT center for SHSAT Acceptance Weekend 2019. This year, Khan’s Tutorial helped 358 students gain acceptance into New York City’s prestigious Specialized High Schools. Families celebrated the success of their students and also received invitations to KT’s Annual SHSAT Awards Ceremony taking place at the Colden Auditorium at Queens College next month. Since 1994, Khan’s Tutorial has helped over 3,356 students gain acceptance to the Specialized High Schools.
New York, NY - March 21, 2019 – This past Monday marked the release of the results of the Specialized High School Admissions Test (SHSAT), the sole determinant of admission into New York City’s prestigious Specialized High Schools. Stuyvesant High School, Bronx High School of Science, and Brooklyn Technical High School offer acceptances to a total of about 3,000 students per year out of 30,000 students who take the challenging exam. This year, due to Mayor DeBlasio’s expansion of the Discovery Program, there is a scarcity of Specialized High Schools seats and overall more competition due to higher cut off scores.
Queens, NY – This past weekend High School Achievement Program Quality Managers from across Khan’s Tutorial’s 11 locations gathered at the brand new SAT & Regents Center in Jackson Heights for a strategy meeting. The meeting, led by program leader and Columbia graduate Ms. Tasneem Imam Khan was held to discuss new changes in Khan’s Tutorial’s SAT Program. The new program which started this month boasts a continuously updated and customized curriculum designed to boost student scores. Furthermore, students meet for 1-2 sessions per week for 80 hours over the course of the program to effectively master the exam. In the past two years, Khan’s Tutorial’s SAT Program has helped hundreds of students score above a 1300, with many surpassing 1400 and 1500.
New York, NY – February 16, 2018, This weekend students and parents gathered at Khan’s Tutorial’s brand new SAT & Regents location Jackson Heights. The new expansion facility will house Khan’s High School Achievement Program students preparing for the SATs, SAT IIs, ACTs, and Regents Examinations. In the past two years, Khan’s Tutorial’s High School Achievement Program has helped over 239 students score 1300+ on the SAT on their way to some of the top colleges and universities in the nation. As Khan’s Tutorial enters its third decade, it aims to increase student scores and educate for life by giving back to the community. Khan’s Tutorial is currently offering FOUR FREE SAT/Regents classes at the new Jackson Heights SAT & Regents Location for all KT SHSAT Alum. With the limited number of seats, families are urged to sign up and take advantage. Limited time offer. Classes must be completed by Sunday, March 17, 2019.
Queens, NY -- Khan’s Tutorial held their annual Leadership Training Session this week at their headquarters, located at KT Sutphin. During the week of training, top Khan’s Tutorial Instructors learn how to help better serve the students in their respective branches. Furthermore, they learn key principles in teaching, leadership, and management. With Common Core State Exams, Regents Exams, and the SATs approaching, trainees are taught how to increase the quality of learning to ensure all students are prepared. Khan’s Tutorial values being a company in the community that can answer questions and offer mentorship to students and parents.