Blog

May 29, 2016

Character

What is “character” and why is it so important to the college admissions process?
May 29, 2016

College Admissions Strategy

Spark Prep Director Luke Taylor analyzes a successful college personal statement, and discusses admissions strategy for international applicants.
May 29, 2016

Craft and Preparation

Spark Prep Director Luke Taylor discusses the importance of beginning your application process early. Writing is a craft that requires time before it can become excellence.
May 29, 2016

Letters of Recommendation

Spark Prep Director Luke Taylor discusses the function of letters of recommendation in your college application and how they help illustrate your character to the admissions office.
May 29, 2016

How to Choose a Topic

Spark Prep Director Luke Taylor discusses some of the common errors we make when thinking about what to write about in a personal statements. He suggests an alternative view for how to think about brainstorming and developing your topic.
March 26, 2016

Meet Our Students!

We’d like to congratulate the new class of 2020! Our students this year came from all over the world and from all walks of life. It was a pleasure and a privilege getting to know you all! “I believe that […]