Press and News

Greenwich student achieves rare perfect score on ACT
Greenwich Time

January 28, 2018 One of Carnegie Pollak’s very own students achieved a perfect score on the ACT. Daisy, a junior, who was working with a Carnegie Pollak tutor scored a 36 out of 36 on the ACT, placing her in the top 0.1 percent. Read the full Greenwich Times article
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“SAT or ACT? Greenwich Students and Parents Plan”
Greenwich Sentinel

September 29, 2016 For students applying to competitive colleges, the SAT vs. ACT question is particularly significant.
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“SAT or ACT? Making a plan”
New Canaan Advertiser

June 1, 2016 Join Lynn Carnegie at this free presentation to learn about the PSAT, SAT, SAT Subject Tests, and ACT; the various options to prepare for these tests; and how to avoid common pitfalls in the process. Read more >

“SAT, ACT, SAT Subject Tests? Let’s Make a Plan!”

April 15, 2016 Carnegie Pollak founder Lynn Carnegie offered a free presentation at the Cos Cob Library for parents and high school students about test prep planning. Read more >

“SAT and ACT planning with local expert in Cos Cob”
Greenwich Post

April 13, 2016 Lynn Carnegie gave a free presentation to help parents to navigate the complicated world of test prep. The landscape is changing, so planning ahead is more important than ever. Read more >

“Rejected by Colleges, SAT and ACT Gain High School Acceptance”
New York Times

April 5, 2016 Carnegie Pollak teacher Marshall Spooner is the subject of the feature photo of this article about SAT and ACT preparation. Read more >

“Darien Depot hosts seventh annual spelling bee Sunday”
Darien Times

March 1, 2016 Carnegie Pollak sponsored the Darien Depot seventh annual spelling bee, which raises money to benefit the Depot and the youth of Darien. Read more >

“Greenwich students get ready to take the new SAT”
Greenwich Time

February 27, 2016 Carnegie Pollak teacher Marshall Spooner weighs in on the differences in the Math sections of the old SAT versus the new SAT. Read more >

“Students set for test drive of new SAT”
CT Post

February 27, 2016 Carnegie Pollak founder Lynn Carnegie weighs in on the redesigned SAT. Several Carnegie Pollak teachers appear prominently in the article photos, as well. Read more >

“College admissions test seminar tonight”
New Canaan Advertiser

January 28, 2016 Lynn Carnegie, founder, gave a free presentation at the New Canaan Library to guide parents through the test preparation process. Read more >

“Demystifying College Admissions and SAT/ACT Test Program”
Trumbull Times

September 17, 2015 Lynn Carnegie presented at the Trumbull Library along with a private college consultant to guide parents through the process of college admissions and test prep. Read more >

“Parents need test prep, too”
Westchester Wanderer

April 3, 2014 In a survey of local test prep options, Carnegie Pollak founder Lynn Carnegie is quoted extensively about the company’s outlook and experience. Read more >