In the Press

“These Teachers Educate and Make a Difference in Westchester”
Westchester Magazine

February 21, 2022 Matt Allen, a teacher at Byram Hills High School and a tutor and course instructor with Carnegie Prep, has been recognized as one of Westchester County’s most influential educators. Read more >

“‘You got to bring it to life’: Fairfield history teacher wins educator award”
Fairfield Citizen

October 14, 2020 Margaret Murphy, a tutor with Carnegie Prep and a teacher at Fairfield-Warde High School, received the University of Chicago Outstanding Educator award. Read more >

“The Math Whisperer”

September/October 2020 Carnegie Prep tutor, Jesse Bass, was featured in the September/October 2020 edition of New Canaan-Darien Magazine as the Math Whisperer. Jesse offers his five tips for math success, including his own, developed “RASA method”: Read, Assess, Set up a Game Plan and Attack. Read more >

“Carnegie Prep awarded Best of Gold Coast 2020”

July 10, 2020 Carnegie Prep has been awarded “Best of the Gold Coast” for College Prep Courses. This is Carnegie Prep’s 12th year winning this award. Carnegie Prep also won Best of Greenwich once again. Read more >

“College Admissions in Unprecedented Times”
Panel Discussion hosted by Steinbrecher Education Services

May 26, 2020 Lynn Carnegie, Founder & CEO of Carnegie Prep, joined the Boston University, Union College and Rhodes College Admissions teams to discuss the college admissions process, the next admissions cycle, the relevance of testing, and college expectations for the Class of 2021 and beyond. Read more >

“Celebrations: Greenwich gala benefits Children of Fallen Patriots Foundation”
Greenwich Time

November 25, 2018 At its 10th Annual Greenwich Gala, the Children of Fallen Patriots Foundation raised nearly $2.6 million to help Gold Star children pay for their college educations.Additionally, India Cultural Center of Greenwich has teamed up with Carnegie Prep to promote educational programming to local students, including a competitive FIRST LEGO League Team and STEM-related courses. Read more >

“ICC Greenwich & Carnegie Prep Team Up For Students”
Greenwich Patch

Nov 20, 2018 ICC’s FIRST LEGO League team, which is sponsored by Carnegie Prep, participated in the FIRST LEGO League state competition over the weekend. Read more >

“Standardized Test Planning Talk”
Greenwich Sentinel

April 12, 2017 Learn how to help your student prepare for the PSAT, SAT, and/or ACT; how to choose between these tests; and how to avoid common pitfalls in the testing process. Read more >

“Demystifying College Admissions & Test Prep”
Fairfield’s HamletHub

March 11, 2017 Two popular presenters return to Fairfield’s Main Library with information to help with the college search and application process. Read more >

“The Depot to host annual community spelling bee Sunday”
Darien Times

March 2, 2017 The community-wide event is sponsored by Carnegie Test Prep and raises money to benefit The Depot and the youth of Darien. Read more >

“SAT or ACT? Greenwich Students and Parents Plan”
Greenwich Sentinel

September 29, 2016 Creating a testing plan for high school students alleviates the stress and prepares students for peak performance on the test – whichever one they choose to take. Read more >

“College Planning Prep at Fairfield Library”
Fairfield Patch

September 1, 2016 Test prep expert Lynn Carnegie returns to the Library this fall to offer some valuable college planning advice for high school students and their parents. Read more >

“Community Foundation sponsors get together”
Fairfield Patch

April 21, 2016 Corporate sponsors for New Canaan Community Foundation’s 2016 philanthropy luncheon benefitting the Sapienza Scholarship Fund gathered at Town Hall to promote the event. 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 >