Different students have different needs, which is why learning should never been one-dimensional. The talented tutors at Sylvan Learning in Festus can provide the personal learning experience your child needs to excel in the classroom and beyond.


At Sylvan, we’re known for personal tutoring — but that’s not all. From math skill programs and college and career prep to hands-on courses in STEM (science, technology, engineering and math), we provide all the tools and resources kids needs to achieve success — and have plenty of fun in the process! We deliver real results, which means we know just what to do to raise scores and confidence.

Our Festus programs include:

Personal Tutoring

Families come to Sylvan because we’re known for delivering real results. In fact, our students usually see up to two to three times more improvement in their math and reading scores than their peers. How do we get there? We use the best in teaching and technology to make learning personal and engaging.

Our friendly instructors will work closely with your child to understand his or he individual needs and tailor a learning plan that suits his or her skill level and pace. This is how we help ensure your child progresses while staying inspired and engaged every step of the way.

Math, Algebra and Beyond

From addition and subtraction to advanced algebra, we have the program that’s right for your family and budget. We use engaging technology, interactive exercises and brain-boosting activities to make learning math fun and challenging, but never frustrating.

Our teachers are skilled in the new ways that math is taught in schools these days. (Yay!) That’s how you can be sure what we teach at Sylvan is going to make a big impact in the classroom and beyond.

STEM Programs

Sylvan is pleased to be the largest provider of STEM classes across North America. These interactive courses are designed to foster creativity and imagination while being big on fun!

Sylvan EDGE programs are the perfect way to get your child familiar with essential 21st-century STEM skills that can help equip him or her for success n the classroom and beyond. Big on fun and innovation, these programs include everything from math and science to coding, robotics and engineering.

Your child will have a blast with our kid-friendly software, hands-on activities and collaborative projects that foster camaraderie and a love for STEM!

College Prep

With our ACT® and SAT® test prep programs and college prep courses, your teen can say goodbye to butterflies and make college dreams a reality.

From learning how to craft an effective application essay to developing advanced study skills techniques, Sylvan can help your teen prepare for college and the future. Get ready to conquer those college goals!

Real Success Begins with Sylvan

If you’re considering signing your son or daughter up for a tutoring program, you want to make sure the program you choose will translate to success in the classroom. When it comes to personal tutoring in Festus, Sylvan has a proven track record of delivering results.

In fact, our students see up to two to three times more growth in their reading and math scores than their peers. With our certified tutors, personal learning and nearly 40 years of experience, we inspire kids to be their best.

Get Started with Sylvan and Save!

For a limited time, you can enjoy extra savings when you take advantage of our $95 offer. Get in touch with us today to learn more about our proven method to pinpoint your child's strengths and skill gaps. Discover firsthand how Sylvan boosts scores and confidence!