Your child’s strengths and challenges are unique, so it only makes sense that learning should never be one-size-fits-all. Look no further than Sylvan Learning Centers in Locust for the tailored learning experience your child needs to take his or her success to the next level.


We’re trusted for our proven tutoring programs, but that’s just the beginning of what we have to offer. 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 Locust programs include:

Personal Tutoring

At Sylvan, we know how to get results — and it shows. 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. We’re dedicated to ensuring your child feels inspired, motivated and engaged each step of the way.

Math, Algebra and Beyond

Whether your child is just starting out with kindergarten math or you have a teen who needs extra help with algebra, Sylvan has the right program for your family’s needs and budget. Through interactive technology, hands-on exercises and fun puzzles, we leave frustration behind and make learning math a fun and exciting experience.

Our instructors know just how math is taught in school these days. (Yay!) You can feel good knowing that what we teach at Sylvan can lead to greater results in the classroom — and beyond.

STEM Programs

As the biggest provider of STEM classes in North America, Sylvan is leading the way to success. Our classes are highly creative, highly interactive and highly fun!

Sylvan EDGE programs provide an excellent introduction to important 21st-century STEM skills that can help set your child on the path to success in school and even in a future career. Our programs are big on fun and innovation and include robotics, coding, engineering, science and math.

With our kid-friendly software and hands-on projects and activities, your child will develop a love for STEM in no time!

College Prep

Our college prep courses and ACT® and SAT® test prep programs are a great way for your teen to eliminate jitters and turn college goals into reality.

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. There’s no better time to tackle those college dreams!

Real Success Begins with Sylvan

If you’re thinking of hiring a tutor for your son or daughter, you want to be sure that what your child learns will make an impact in school. When you choose Sylvan for personal tutoring in Locust, you can rest assured you’re getting a full team of experts with a track record of achieving great results.

Students who come to Sylvan generally see up to two to three times more growth in their reading and math scores than other students. From our certified instructors to our custom learning plans — not to mention our 35+ years of experience — we inspire kids to be their best in everything they do.

Start Now for Extra Savings!

Achieve better results and greater confidence with Sylvan! Enjoy our limited-time offer and start today with an Academic Checkup for only $95*. Contact us now to begin.