No two students are the same, so learning shouldn’t be one-size-fits-all either! The certified instructors at Sylvan Learning in Festus are here to provide the personalized learning experience that’s right for your child, so he or she can accomplish his or her goals in the classroom and beyond.


At Sylvan, we offer proven tutoring programs and much, much more. With programming ranging from math skill practice and college prep to leading-edge STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) courses, we help ensure kids are achieving success and having fun at the same time! With results to show for it, we understand just what it takes to raise scores and confidence.

Our Festus programs include:

Personal Tutoring

Families trust Sylvan because we deliver impressive results. Compared to non-Sylvan students, our students typically see up to two to three times greater results in their reading and math scores. How do we do it? Through a winning combination of personal teaching and interactive technology, we make sure learning is engaging, motivating and fun at all times.

At Sylvan, we take the time to get to know your son or daughter’s unique needs and adapt the learning process to meet his or her pace and skills. You can be assured your child will stay motivated and inspired at all stages of the learning journey.

Math, Algebra and Beyond

From addition and subtraction to algebra and trigonometry, we have the right program for your family’s needs and budget. Through an effective combination of hands-on technology, collaborative activities and brain-boosting games, we make learning math a fun and engaging experience.

Our teachers are skilled in the new ways that math is taught in schools these days. (Thank goodness!) That means what we teach at Sylvan can help make a major difference in the classroom.

STEM Programs

No one in North America provides more STEM classes than Sylvan. These interactive courses are designed to foster creativity and imagination while being big on fun!

Sylvan EDGE programs are a great way to get your child familiar with vital 21st-century STEM skills that can lead to greater success in the classroom and even in future careers. Our cutting-edge programs include robotics, coding, science, engineering and math.

Kids dive deep into STEM topics and develop their teamwork skills at the same time as they get hands-on with interactive software and collaborative activities.

College Prep

Our effective college prep courses and ACT® and SAT® test prep programs can help your teen say goodbye to jitters and hello to greater confidence.

From college prep writing to test prep and advanced study skills, you can count on Sylvan for the comprehensive programs your son or daughter needs to feel prepared for the challenges of college and the job market. Reach those college goals with confidence!

Get Great Results with Sylvan

Let’s face it: if you’re going to hire a tutor, you want to know you’re making a difference in the classroom. Fortunately, when you turn to Sylvan for personal tutoring in Festus, you don’t just get a tutor, you get a team with a proven track record of achieving results.

Did you know? Our students typically achieve up to two to three times more growth in their math and reading scores than non-Sylvan students. Our engaging, personalized learning experience, certified instructors and over 35 years of experience all add up to great success for kids in the classroom and in life.

Get Started with Sylvan and Save!

Discover firsthand how Sylvan boosts scores and confidence! Take advantage of our limited-time offer and get started for just $95*. Contact us now to begin.