Academic Resources & Training
SMART Physical Location: 2124 Hendersonville Rd Suite 100, Arden NC 28704 (South
SMART Mailing Address: PO Box 2077, Skyland NC 28776
Look for the SMART sign on the door and enter.
Your SMART choice for testing!
SMART associates test throughout the year; all tests are normed for
Smoky Mountain Academic Resources
& Training (SMART) is an educational enhancement service designed to
assist parents in accurately assessing their child's academic
achievements. We help identify your child's educational strengths and
weaknesses, and provide guidance to the many curriculum options available
to home educators. SMART fulfills this mission by offering nationally
normed and standardized tests, as well as presenting workshops and
seminars to enrich the educational experiences for all children and their
We offer a variety of testing options and informative seminars to fulfill
Testing options include:
IV Tests of Achievement (individually administered)
- IOWA Tests® and optional Cognitive Abilities Test (CogAT®)
- Stanford 10 Achievement Test and optional Otis-Lennon School Ability Test® (OLSAT®)
All tests offered meet the annual North
Carolina Division of Non-Public Education
SMART's independent testing associates are experienced homeschooling
parents and degreed professionals.
SMART testers have experience in many areas of special education
including learning disabilities, physical handicaps, dyslexia, autism,
and academically gifted.
For more information or to schedule a test or seminar, contact the desired