Admission Tests Preparation

SSAT Middle Level Practice Test

Do you have a child in the 5th-7th grade preparing for the SSAT Middle Level Test? Continue reading to learn more about the SSAT Middle Level and how TestPrep-Online can help your child succeed.
COMING SOON - SSAT Practice Test

The SSAT Practice Test will include child-friendly study guides and level specific questions in order to help your child prepare!


What to Expect on the SSAT Middle Level

Students in grades 5-7 who are seeking admission to an independent school for grades 6-8 generally take the SSAT Middle Level Test. The test has the same format as the Upper Level SSAT. Both are multiple choice and include more sections than the SSAT Lower Level. Click here to learn more about the SSAT Middle Level Test format and content.

The SSAT Test is used to assess basic quantitative, verbal, and reading skills that students develop over time. These skills are necessary for a student to be successful at an independent school. The SSAT Middle Level provides independent schools’ admissions departments with useful information regarding the potential academic success of the students in question. Problem-solving skills and critical thinking are both emphasized on the SSAT Middle Level.

Back to top

SSAT Middle Level Test Format & Content

The Middle Level SSAT Test consists of 167 questions, including a writing sample. Students are given 3 hours and 5 minutes to complete the test. This time frame includes both one 5 minute and one 10 minute break.
SSAT Section Question Type(s) Total Amount of Questions and Time
Middle + Upper Level
SSAT Essay Essay Prompt 1 prompt 25 Minutes
Break 5 minutes
SSAT Quantitative Word Problems25 questions 30 minutes
SSAT Reading Comprehension Passages + Relevant Questions 40 questions 40 minutes
Break 10 minutes
SSAT Verbal Synonyms + Analogies 60 questions 30 minutes
SSAT Qunatitative Word Problems25 questions 30 minutes
16 questions 15 minutes
Total 167 questions 3 hours + 5 minutes

Back to top

SSAT Middle Level Test Prep

The Middle Level SSAT is an important part of being accepted to an independent school. Make sure your child is ready for the test by preparing with TestPrep-Online’s SSAT Middle Level Practice Pack (COMING SOON). TestPrep-Online’s level-specific and child-friendly SSAT Practice Test packs will help your child prepare for test day. The SSAT Middle Level practice test pack will include realistic practice tests and helpful study guides, allowing your child to become familiar with the test structure and providing him/her with the confidence to succeed.

Back to top

Free SSAT Practice Test Middle Level

Subscribe now to TestPrep-Online’s newsletter for free SSAT Practice Test questions, a 10% discount on our SSAT practice packs, and up-to-date information regarding the SSAT.

Back to top

Back to top

The SSAT and other trademarks are the property of their respective trademark holders. None of the trademark holders are affiliated with TestPrep-Online or this website.

Questions? Comments?

"The practice pack was great! The practice tests helped my son feel prepared for the test. We found that the site was easy to use and I would recommend to other parents."
Anonymous, NY (OLSAT B Premium) 
"I liked the online format and that it allowed for interactivity. The content was great in helping my child prepare for the test and I would totally recommend it to other parents."
Tina, NY (OLSAT A Basic) 
Created by red-id