Searching for an effective writing tutor in McHenry? Whether it's help to keep your son or daughter from falling behind, a bit of extra practice to strengthen skills or the support to truly get ahead of the curve, we're here to make it happen.

Targeted Tutoring for Every Student

Whether it's help writing a compelling college application essay or mastering the basics of proper sentence structure, our writing tutors make sure your child makes great progress — and enjoys the experience!

Personalized Tutoring (K-12)

If your child is struggling to keep up with writing assignments, or Personalized Tutoring might be just what he or she needs to develop the skills — and confidence — to conquer writing homework and tests. Here’s what you can look forward to:

  • Engaging writing abilities and higher confidence. Your child will not only master the mechanics of writing, but also the process of composing and editing essays.
  • Improved scores at school. We align our writing program to established college and career readiness standards, helping students make immediate improvements and prepare for success down the road.
  • Competitive rates: Our hourly rates compare with other tutoring companies, so you know the best writing help is within your family's budget.

Academic Coaching (K-8)

This program is for students who need extra practice to improve their writing and tackle homework and tests with greater confidence. With Academic Coaching, you can look forward to:

  • Proactive tutoring support to encourage skill development and greater achievement in class.
  • Tailored sessions that address your child's specific needs in homework help, test prep and more.
  • The latest teaching methods using proven techniques to get the best out of your young writer.
  • Affordable monthly packages to keep budgeting simple.

Advanced Writing and Test Prep (K-12)

It's simple: strong writing skills are a must-have for any student on the academic fast track. With this program, your child will develop the skills to excel in advanced courses and conquer research-based writing assignments and write college admissions essays that will stand out. Here's what you can expect:

  • Added confidence for taking on new challenges with writing requirements.
  • Advanced research skills and composition techniques essential for success.
  • Expert guidance for crafting a compelling college admissions essay that stands out.
  • Build on developing skills with hands-on practice.
  • Competitive hourly rates.

Get Started with Our Limited-Time Special

Get started today for only $95 for a limited time. The Sylvan Insight™ Assessment helps determine your child’s learning requirements so that our expert tutors can focus on strengthening those specific areas for greater success. Contact us today and we'll get in touch to discuss how we can meet your needs.