Do you need a writing tutor in McHenry? Whether your child is showing signs of falling behind, needs some extra practice to reinforce concepts or wants to get ahead and become an exceptional writer and communicator, our tutors can help.

We Focus on Each Student's Exact Needs

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:

  • More confidence in writing ability: Being an engaging and proficient writer is all about understanding the writing process from composing to revising and editing.
  • Improved results in class: Our writing program is designed to focus on and encourage skills needed for college and career readiness standards.
  • Rates that fit your budget: Our hourly rates are competitive with other tutoring companies and private tutors in the area.

Academic Coaching (K-8)

This program is beneficial for students who are looking for extra practice to improve writing skills and keep up with grade level expectations. This is what Academic Coaching provides:

  • Proactive tutoring support to build important writing skills and lay the groundwork for in-class success.
  • Tailored sessions that focus on your child's specific needs, from test prep to skill practice and homework help.
  • Expert tutors who deploy the latest and most effective teaching methods.
  • Affordable monthly packages at very competitive rates.

Advanced Writing and Test Prep (K-12)

For the student on the academic fast track, strong writing skills are a must. This program is designed specifically to teach your child the required skills — such as research-based writing skills — to excel in advanced courses and write strong college admissions essays. Here's exactly what you can expect:

  • Gain the confidence to conquer writing-based challenges moving forward
  • Learn the effective composition techniques and research skills needed to ace advanced courses
  • Expert guidance for crafting a compelling college essay that stands out
  • Build on newly acquired skills with valuable practice in research-based writing
  • Competitive hourly rates

Get Started with Our Limited-Time Special

Get started today for only $95 for a limited time. The Sylvan Insight™ Assessment is designed to accurately identify your son or daughter’s personal strengths and needs, pinpointing the precise areas our expert tutors will work on for greater success. Get in touch with us today and we can go over your needs and discuss how we can help.