Advice for Juniors and Sophomores
By Ron Foley / January 5, 2021
A mock tester in the foreground and a group class (with two students) in the background with Melissa, a Foley...Read More
Happy New Year!
By Ron Foley / January 1, 2021
Snow day pic taken in 2014 outside our Warren office. January 1, 2021 Dear Parent/Guardian, Good morning and Happy New...Read More
Merry Christmas & Happy Holidays!
By Ron Foley / December 24, 2020
Train hard. Test easy. Enjoy life. Merry Christmas & Happy Holidays! From the Foley Prep Team All Foley...Read More
Snow day & Happy Early Decision!
By Ron Foley / December 16, 2020
Snow day pic taken in 2014 outside our Warren office. December 16, 2020 Dear Parent/Guardian: Good morning. I just completed...Read More
PSAT out today. Monmouth County test prep scandal!
By Ron Foley / December 7, 2020
Celebrating Lauren's birthday today. Lauren is a professor at Rowan University and has been a tutor in Haddonfield for 11...Read More
ACT/SAT test frustrations continue. Black Friday deal ends today.
By Ron Foley / November 30, 2020
take 10% off tutoring through October 2021 December SAT and ACT test sites are closing left and right. Has yours?...Read More
How many applicants are submitting SATs & ACTs this year?
By Ron Foley / November 24, 2020
If anyone asks why I am a college counselor, I think of this chart taken from US News and World...Read More
SAT registration deadline today. Advice on SAT v. ACT.
By Ron Foley / November 5, 2020
Juniors in Haddonfield prepping with me for the December SAT. Group tutoring in Haddonfield and elsewhere averages nearly 1:1 student-teacher...Read More
Happy November / Early Decision Day!
By Ron Foley / November 1, 2020
Who's ready for 2020 to move on? David Hockney self-portrait as a young teen. Hockney's bright colors are iconic, instant...Read More
Harsh Oct SAT Curve, Mellow College Calc & Stats Classes
By Ron Foley / October 18, 2020
UT Austin at night. I have 4 admissions clients applying there - as I toured the campus I thought, "this...Read More
Test Prep this Fall & $125 for my Spring College Math Classes!
By Ron Foley / October 6, 2020
Seen on Facebook: Photo of harvest moon over Hartshorne Woods taken from the Oceanic Bridge. I was in our Rumson-Fair...Read More
Q&A: Will the SAT/ACT folks recycle old tests this fall? Can I still enroll my 2nd-12th grader?
By Ron Foley / September 16, 2020
Socially distanced mock testing. Mock SAT, ACT, SSAT, MCVSD tests are an important part of the diet of anyone serious...Read More
Holmdel High School SAT canceled. WRHS all virtual today.
By Ron Foley / September 11, 2020
September 11, 2020 Dear Parent/Guardian: Quick newsflashes: Watchung Hills Regional High School is all virtual today because of a water main...Read More
Good admissions webinar for very competitive seniors
By Ron Foley / September 9, 2020
Jeffery Selingo , Darryl Diggle, and James Nondorf share their insights about college admissions this cycle September 9, 2020 Dear...Read More
Happy Labor Day!
By Ron Foley / September 7, 2020
Here's my take on Frank Bruni's NYT article this past week... Happy Labor Day! One of our spaces in the...Read More
Happy September! Advice for Seniors and Juniors.
By Ron Foley / September 1, 2020
September 1, 2020 Melinda marking time as our masked and socially distanced prepsters progress through mock exams. A steady diet...Read More
SAT test today. ACT next weekend. Foley fall fun.
By Ron Foley / August 29, 2020
My apologies if you got booted from 9/12 WHRHS ACT. Social distancing in style: here's one of the ten conference...Read More
Pod-tastic news: Foley Prep’s Big Bang at Bell Works
By Ron Foley / August 20, 2020
August 19, 2020 Pod Learning Alternatives at Bell Works Dear Foley Prep Family, I’m writing to announce a major expansion...Read More
Seniors: don’t do the covid-19 Common App essay
By Ron Foley / August 11, 2020
A few words of advice and a little fun. Dear Parent/Guardian: Good morning. I'll start with the boring stuff: yesterday...Read More
Supplemental Learning. Canceled SATs. The Senior Predicament.
By Ron Foley / August 9, 2020
Sunday night update - okay to read Monday morning. Liam, Lauren, and Ashely are the core group of 3 full-time...Read More