Your son or daughter’s needs are unique, so learning shouldn’t be one-dimensional. You can count on Sylvan Learning in Locust for the customized learning experience your child needs to achieve his or her best in school and beyond.


At Sylvan, our proven tutoring programs are only the beginning. From 21st-century STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) programming to homework help and college prep, we’re here to motivate and inspire kids to reach their goals every step of the way. We know how to get amazing results, and that includes boosting scores and confidence.

Our Locust programs include:

Personal Tutoring

Families trust Sylvan because we deliver impressive results. In fact, when compared to non-Sylvan students, our students typically see up to two to three times greater improvement in their math and reading scores. How do we do it? We bring teaching and technology together to develop an engaging, personalized learning experience that’s big on fun.

At Sylvan, we want to ensure your child is learning in the way that’s best for him or her, which is why we take the time to understand your child’s needs, challenges and goals and tailor our learning plans accordingly. This is how we help ensure your child stays engaged, motivated and inspired throughout the process.

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. With us, learning math is always fun and never frustrating. Your child will have a great time using interactive technology and playing brain-boosting games.

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

STEM Programs

Sylvan is leading the way as the largest provider of STEM programs in North America. These classes focus on fostering creativity and imagination — and boosting smiles!

Our Sylvan EDGE programs are a fantastic way to equip your child with vital 21st-century STEM skills that can help further success in the classroom and even provide a solid foundation for a future career. Our programs are big on fun and innovation and include robotics, coding, engineering, science and math.

Your child will have plenty of fun learning how to use our kid-friendly software and partnering with peers on cool projects — it’s the perfect way to develop a love for STEM!

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 writing an effective application essay to mastering advanced study skills, we can help your son or daughter successfully prepare for the challenges of college and future careers. Get ready to watch college dreams move within reach!

Get Great Results with Sylvan

When deciding on the right tutoring program for your child, you want to be sure the program will have a positive impact in school. Fortunately, Sylvan offers personal tutoring program in Locust that comes backed by proven results. Our team of tutors is here to ensure your child’s success!

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

Start Learning and Save!

Enjoy our limited-time offer and start with a Sylvan Insight™ Assessment today for only $95. Call or fill out our online form to learn more about our method to pinpoint your child's strengths and skill gaps. Get on track to greater scores and confidence with Sylvan.