New SAT Study Guide Now Available

ACI's publishing partners, Keystone Educational Publishers, Inc., have recently published the most comprehensive guide to the New SAT test. In addition to SIX Complete SAT Tests, the book includes 14 Reading strategy lessons, 13 Language strategy lessons, and 29 detailed Math lessons that cover all the changes to the test and explain all the new problem types. The lessons include hundreds of examples and practice problems to help students refine their skills and achieve success on the New SAT. Many have expressed confusion and apprehension about the redesigned SAT. Is the new test harde...
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Congratulations, Amy! 2390 on SAT and Attending Yale in Fall

Former ACI student Amy Zhang achieved a fantastic score on the SAT test, was accepted to many top colleges, and will be attending Yale this fall. We are so proud of her success and commend all the hard work and dedication to her goals. Here's what Amy has to say: "For these past two years, I have felt such gratitude for ACI director Diane and my instructors, Mr. Wes and Ms. Stephanie, for the support and help they have given me. Through their assistance, I have been able to increase my SAT score and develop my writing skills. They have been essential in my high school career and have helped m...
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Free Seminar: The New SAT and College Planning

What's your #1 college choice? UCLA? USC? Harvard? Yale? Learn all about the New SAT and its importance in college admissions. We'll be hosting a free event at Diamond Bar High School in the Golden Horseshoe room on March 29th from 2:00 pm to 3:30 pm. 21400 Pathfinder Rd, Diamond Bar, California 91765 Call us at (909) 860-9345 for more information. We encourage you to bring a friend or a family member, but arrive early! Seating is limited.
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ACI Institute: Diamond Bar has a NEW LOCATION!!!

On February 23, ACI Institute: Diamond Bar got a fresh new start! Spring classes resumed in a brand new building with completely new classrooms and state-of-the-art technology. Our new location is only a few minutes away from our previous location, just up Diamond Bar Boulevard past the highway 60 and 57 access ramps. Please come visit our new building at our Open House on May 9, all day Saturday! For more information about our exciting new move, call us at (909) 860-9345.   Again, our shiny new facility :) is located just past the highway 60 and 57 access ramps on Diamond Ba...
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Common Core Notice

Dear Parents, As you are probably aware, the state of California has recently decided to end STAR testing and adopt the Common Core Standards which are being implemented nationwide. Whenever such a curriculum change occurs, we begin investigating the coming changes and reviewing our material to make sure it is compatible with the needs of our students. In general, the Common Core Standards (CCS) promises a renewed emphasis on the analytical skills required for advanced comprehension in essential math and reading skills. The approach to teaching math will include a stronger emphasis on ma...
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Testimonial – Krystal Mak

I began attending classes at ACI Institute in second grade; even in elementary school ACI provided me with the skills I needed to excel in my studies. The instructors and the secretaries instilled in me a sense of confidence and a sense of determination to set and reach formidable goals. My parents especially adored the school because of its personal attention; the director, Diane Sartor, kept in close contact with them whenever I began to lose focus, ensuring that I continually worked hard. It was no surprise that when it came time for SAT prep, ACI Institute was at the top of our list. Af...
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