Every child’s needs are different, so 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.


At Sylvan, we offer proven tutoring programs and much, much more. From interactive courses in STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) to math skill programs and college and career prep, we inspire kids to achieve their full potential — all while having fun along the way! We know how to get amazing results, and that includes boosting scores and confidence.

Our Locust programs include:

Personal Tutoring

At Sylvan, we deliver amazing 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 is this done? We fuse the very best in teaching and technology to deliver a learning experience that’s engaging and motivating, but never frustrating.

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 rest assured your child stays inspired and engaged every step of the way.

Math, Algebra and Beyond

From kindergarten math to help with advanced algebra, we have the right math program for your family and budget. Our expert math teachers use interactive technology and a variety of games, puzzles and brainteasers to leave frustration behind and make learning math a fun and exciting experience.

These days, math is taught a little differently in school than you might remember; rest assured, our teachers know all about that. (Hurrah!) You can feel good knowing that what we teach at Sylvan can lead to greater results in the classroom — and beyond.

STEM Programs

At Sylvan, we take pride in being the largest branded provider of STEM programs in North America. Our classes nurture creativity, imagination and big-time fun!

Our Sylvan EDGE programs can equip your child with a solid foundation of vital 21st-century STEM skills that can contribute to success in the classroom and in high-demand careers. These fun, creative programs cover areas including science, math, engineering, coding and robotics.

We make learning STEM skills fun and interactive through kid-friendly software and collaborative projects and games.

College Prep

Our ACT® and SAT® test prep programs and college prep courses can help your teen say goodbye to jitters and bring on the college admissions process with confidence.

From learning how to balance bigger workloads to preparing an amazing application essay, Sylvan can equip your teen with the skills and knowledge he or she needs to prepare for college. Get ready to watch college dreams move within reach!

Great Results Begin with Sylvan

When you decide to enlist a tutor for your son or daughter, you want to know that what your child learns will have a positive effect in the classroom. 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.

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. From our expert tutors and personalized learning plans to our 35+ years of experience, we know exactly what it takes for students to succeed.

Get Started with Sylvan and Save!

You’ll love seeing your child’s scores and confidence grow! For a limited time, you can get started for just $95*. Simply contact us today for more info.