IMACS of Missouri
866-634-6227 •
IMACS Live! are 100-percent online and interactive classes with highly trained instructors. Unlike tutoring or test prep, everything IMACS Live! Does is focused on long-term benefits. For the rest of their lives, whether in school, at work, or at play, IMACS Live! Graduates simply think better. IMACS Live! Offers a carefully crafted mathematics curriculum in a weekly class to teach higher-level math and advanced logical reasoning skills. Students can also learn computer programming skills that incorporate critical thinking and problem solving. For talented secondary school students, IMACS Live! Offers university-level computer science and mathematical logic courses.

Sylvan Learning Center
1830 E. Independence St. • Springfield
417-268-9392 •
Sylvan’s certified educators help your child move forward, no matter the challenges on the horizon. In-center instruction is delivered in a small-group setting. Private, live remote instruction is available, too. Schedule a subject assessment today to learn how Sylvan’s 40-plus year program can create a better tomorrow. Tutoring is available for math, algebra, reading, writing, and study skills. College-readiness experts help teens with individual SAT and ACT test preparation. Your student receives a personalized plan with monthly parent conferences and frequent progress assessments. Sylvan’s professionals will attend school meetings and communicate with your child’s teacher, too.

Boys & Girls Clubs of Springfield
     Fremont Unit: 2814 N. Fremont Ave.
     Henderson Unit: 835 W. Calhoun St.
     Mcgregor Unit: 1221 W. Madison St.
     Musgrave Unit: 720 S. Park Ave.
     O’Reilly Unit: 2205 W. Kearney St.
     Sertoma Unit: 2524 S. Golden Ave.
     Stalnaker Unit: 1410 N. Fremont Ave.
The Club at Jarrett Middle School: 840 S. Jefferson Ave.
417-862-2949 •
Before- and after-school programs with Boys & Girls Clubs of Springfield enable youth to learn discipline for academic studies, participate in enriching programs to apply to everyday living, and embrace technology to achieve success. Five club units serve more than 2,300 kids throughout Springfield. Accessibility to Boys & Girls Clubs is greater than ever because of the partnership and clubs located within Springfield Public Schools. Boys & Girls Clubs of Springfield also provides year-round sports opportunities.

SPARC (School-Parks Are Reaching Our Community)
Office: 300 E. Harrison
417-837-5737 • Springfield
SPARC is a partnership between Springfield Public Schools and the Springfield-Greene County Park Board. SPARC offers licensed before- and after-school childcare programs at several school sites, providing active recreational games, engaging enrichment activities, homework assistance, specialty clubs, and beginner youth sports leagues for basketball, soccer, and volleyball.

Ozarks Regional YMCA
     Springfield/Clever: 417-862-8962
     Branson/Hollister: 417-337-9622
     Buffalo: 417-345-1116
     Lebanon: 417-588-1177
YMCA before- and after-school programs are structured with time for students to start homework, engage in active fun, and enjoy a snack with friends. Participating in programs like this helps boost their school attendance and academic achievement. YMCA programs serve families who need quality wrap-around childcare during the school year. Staff members create a physically and emotionally safe and welcoming environment for all youth. Students are encouraged to think critically, make decisions, and solve problems. Families and the YMCA work, play, learn, and thrive together. For information about the programs offered near you, contact your nearest Ozarks Regional YMCA center.

Parents’ Cooperative Preschool
Located in Itty Bitty City
3640 S. Campbell Ave. • Springfield
417-883-7320 •
Parents’ Cooperative Preschool believes that children, parents, and teachers grow and learn together. The preschool was founded in 1978 and is excited to continue their play-based curriculum program at Itty Bitty City. Dedicated teachers and parent helpers guide students ages 2-5 years through a learning environment that helps the children grow emotionally, intellectually, socially, and physically at a rate that is most comfortable to them. 

Discovery Garden Montessori
1515 S. National Ave. • Springfield
417-631-4590 •
Discovery Garden Montessori instills a love of learning in every child by nurturing, inspiring, and supporting each child’s individual development and building a solid foundation to help children achieve their potential. They offer programs for toddlers ages 16 months-3 years through elementary school (age 6-10 years) and before- and after-care sessions.

Second Baptist
Child Development Center
3111 E. Battlefield Rd. • Springfield
417-887-3111 •

University Child Care Center
500 South Ave. • Springfield
417-886 0980 •


TheraCare Outpatient Services
3023 S. Fort Ave., Suite B • Springfield
417-890-4656 •
TheraCare provides speech, occupational, physical, and music therapy services to children of all ages in a safe, caring environment. They offer an individualized approach to therapy that will help your child increase their pre-academic and academic skills, resulting in increased confidence in the classroom. Intensive therapy options are available. Call today to learn how TheraCare can help your child.

Dynamic Strides Therapy

Wise Psychological Services