The race for college places has always been tough, and it shows no signs of getting any easier. At Sylvan, we know how important it is for your son or daughter to get the best admission scores possible. Our highly effective ACT prep in McHenry is designed to help your teen reduce jitters, boost test-taking skills and feel ready to take on the big test day with confidence. As a result, our program is proven to lead to improved results on the ACT!

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Great Results Start with Comprehensive Prep

Our ACT prep program is successful because we use a proven mix of small-group instruction, practice tests and independent learning — including 24/7 access to valuable online resources. That’s not to mention the fact that most students in our program only need five to eight weeks to master the skills and strategies required to raise their ACT scores. Just imagine the possibilities that could open up with a boosted score!

Learn Effective Skills and Techniques

Our teachers in McHenry know the ACT better than anybody! Our students gain an intimate understanding of answering techniques for virtually any type of test question. In addition, our innovative Sylvan Prep Online platform makes it possible for your teen to study according to his or her own schedule. It comes as standard with our in-center program, but it can also be chosen as a standalone option. Sylvan Prep Online features video tutorials based on real test questions, an interactive vocabulary builder featuring hundreds of common ACT test words, and timed practice tests to make sure your teen knows what to expect when test day finally arrives. There's also our range of subject-specific video lessons, which empower teens to focus on the areas they most need to improve.

Discover The Sylvan Difference! We Offer:

  • Timed, full-length practice tests and personalized homework assignments 
  • Engaging, interactive sessions in small groups led by our ACT experts 
  • Practical skills and strategies to take on any type of exam question 
  • Unlimited access to our online library of video lessons and a vocabulary builder featuring the most common test words

Prep for Test Day with a FREE Practice Exam!

Don’t miss out: for a limited time, you can schedule a FREE* full-length practice ACT test for your teen at your local Sylvan in McHenry! It means your teen can get familiar with the test format and understand which areas need work in order to attain maximum results. Don’t wait: contact us today to get started!