Local Tutoring Services

The new school year doesn’t have to mean frustration. Tutoring services offer a big help, especially when tutors tailor learning to your individual child’s needs and interests. That might mean bridging gaps or extending content further than classroom curricula. If your child struggles to stay organized, needs to know how to prepare for an upcoming test, or just wants homework help, these tutoring companies can help provide both academic and executive functioning support. Here are some places to start, but don’t hesitate to reach out to your child’s teacher for feedback on what he or she sees in the classroom, too!

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Tutoring Services in Chicago’s Western and Southwestern Suburbs

Early Education Programs

Is your precocious child demonstrating interest in higher-level topics? Enrichment opportunities at a young age can foster creativity, independent thinking and an aptitude for reading and math.

Early Education Enrichment (Pre-K, Kindergarten)
Teachers based in Downers Grove, Darien, Plainfield, Lake Zurich, Willowbrook, and Elmhurst. Enrichment and bridging to the next grade level courses available.

ABC Preschool Tutoring

Oak Brook Park District ABC Preschool
1450 Forest Gate Road
Oak Brook, IL 60523
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In working with the award-winning Butler School District 53, Oak Brook Park District’s ABC Preschool has implemented thecreative curriculum: a play-based curriculum! This fun and age-appropriate program works to enrich individual social, emotional, and intellectual growth so students are well prepared for kindergarten, and beyond. Their staff is focused on important Kindergarten readiness skills and lessons are fresh, engaging, and effective.

Parents that work in Oak Brook may be eligible for resident tuition rates. The 4-year old program has a full day (9-3pm) option that has been very popular. The 3-year old program has 2-day, 3-day, and 5-day half day options.

Academic and Executive Functioning Support

Achieve More Tutoring
540 Duane Street, Second Floor
Glen Ellyn, IL 60137
In-home tutoring sessions for all core subjects. Also focuses on study skills.

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Best Brains
507 Fairway Drive, Suite 151,
Naperville, IL 60563
Math, english, abacus and general knowledge for ages 3-14.

C2 Education
Locations in Naperville, Western Springs, and Wheaton, which focus on all core subjects. Also focuses on executive functioning skills such as study habits, organization, and time management.

Elite Tutoring Place
Locations in Aurora, Elmhurst, Naperville, Plainfield and Willowbrook. Focus on all core subjects, foreign language, and executive functioning skills.

Gateway Learning Center
17710 Oak Park Avenue
Tinley Park, IL 60477
(708) 756-5000
Private tutoring on various subjects, as well as homeschool programming available.

Grade Power Learning
3075 Book Road #119
Naperville, IL 60564
(630) 355-1600
Addresses math, english, science, and executive functioning skills such as learning difficulties, study skills, and homework help.

Huntington Learning Center
Locations in Bloomingdale, Downers Grove, Elmhurst, Geneva, Glen Ellyn, La Grange, Naperville, Mokena, Orland Park, and River Forest.
Focuses on math, reading, writing, science, test prep and executive functioning skills such as study skills, and learning differences.

Intellect Learning Center
11979 W. 143rd Street
Orland Park, IL 60467
(708) 349-0001
Addresses reading, writing, math, study skills, and test prep.

Locations in Aurora, Burr Ridge, Darien, Elmhurst, Glen Ellyn, Hinsdale, Lisle, Lombard, Naperville, Oak Park, Orland Park, Plainfield, Wheaton, and Willowbrook.
Programming beginning for age 6 years and up, focusing on math and reading/

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Learn To Write Now
2960 Artesian Rd, #120
Naperville, IL 60564
(630) 605-7516
Writing, reading, grammar, and test prep support. Read Annie’s writeup about their services.

The Merry Tutor
Various public meeting areas in Naperville and Aurora. FREE tutoring in all core subjects done by local high school students.

Locations in Bolingbrook, Carol Stream, Downers Grove, Elmhurst, Evergreen Park, Frankfort, Glen Ellyn, La Grange, Naperville, New Lenox, Oak Park, Oakbrook Terrace, Orland Park, Riverside, and Willowbrook. These are math-only centers.

Reading Tree Learning

500 E. Ogden Avenue, Suite 207
Naperville, IL 60563
(630) 637-1975

718 Ogden Avenue, Suite 201
Downers Grove, IL 60515
(630) 964-5444

All core subjects addressed.

Sylvan Learning Center
Locations in Aurora, Geneva, Naperville, Orland Park, Plainfield, and Tinley Park.
Math, reading, writing, algebra & geometry support. Also focuses on executive functioning skills such as study skills and homework help.

Village Tutors
The Community House
415 West 8th Street
Hinsdale, IL 60521
(708) 927-0187
Students receive support in core subjects such as math, reading, writing, and science. Also focuses on executive functioning skills such as learning differences, executive functioning, home school, and homework help.

Excel K-12 Tutoring
Western Springs, IL 60558
(708) 214-4077

At-Home Tutoring

Lauren Elizabeth Tutoring
Focuses on reading, writing, and ACT prep for junior high and high school students.

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We’ve got a ton of other great resources for families here, too! Or, if your child is interested in learning more deeply about other topics (including STEAM and sports), check out our big guide to classes for kids.

About the Author

Katie Mayle
Katie is a mother of two girls and a baby boy (ages 6, 4, and 1). A Joliet native, she and her husband moved back to his hometown of Naperville after the birth of their second daughter. Her three kids keep her family very active, and she is grateful for the countless indoor and outdoor opportunities available to families in the western suburbs. She looks forward to sharing family-friendly fun with the parents of young children.

1 Comment on "Local Tutoring Services"

  1. James M. Turner | January 2, 2019 at 7:41 am | Reply

    Thanks! you made it easy for me to choose and locate for a Tutoring service. Everything I need is in here, I’m really looking for a Tutoring center for my Children who’s preparing for her SAT examination and for my youngest for a private tutor. Thank you again!

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