At DOUBLE800, our primary focus is
SAT and PSAT preparation, offering live courses and supplemental
tutoring in Tucson, Austin, and Chicago. Since our first prep
class in Tucson in 2002, we have instructed thousands of
college-bound high school students with highly
We are endorsed by
Schools, among the best in the world.
We are pleased that a perfect SAT score will
once again be "double 800."
Since all DOUBLE800 SAT/PSAT courses are owner-taught, parents
can ensure that the instructors are both proficient and
dedicated. Another key
component of our prep course, is the usage of official College
Board SAT* materials
for all practice problems and tests. This is unequivocally the
best method of
preparation, as students become more familiar and confident with
questions, patterns, solving techniques, and predicted scores. A
final element of
our program is the
hybrid instruction of group
sessions and supplemental tutoring,
which allows students to fully comprehend all lessons and
Since DOUBLE800's main specialization is the SAT and PSAT, our
are devoted to our students' mastery of these tests. Micah
Salafsky, the founder and
principal member of DOUBLE800, holds graduate degrees in
business and law,
and has instructed courses in Tucson and Chicago since the
inception of the company.
Mark Sze-To, the second member of DOUBLE800, holds degrees in
computer science, and graduate business, and has taught courses
in Austin since 2004.
The remaining members of DOUBLE800, all have graduate degrees,
and have taught
and/or tutored in their respective cities for a minimum of three
The extended commitments by these
owner-instructors maintain the expertise and
consistency of all lessons. After giving countless hours of
instruction to thousands
of students and realizing exceptional results, DOUBLE800 can
assert its superiority
as the premier SAT and PSAT specialist.
Spectacular achievement is always preceded by spectacular
*SAT & PSAT/NMSQT are registered
trademarks of the College Entrance Examination Board.
*College Board questions and tests are obtained from The
Official SAT Study Guide.