Your son or daughter isn’t one-dimensional, so learning shouldn’t be one-size-fits-all either! The expert tutors at Sylvan Learning in Richmond offer tailored learning experiences that help children succeed in school and beyond.


You may think of Sylvan for tutoring, but our proven tutoring programs are just the beginning. From interactive courses in STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) to math skill programs and university and career prep, we inspire kids to achieve their full potential — all while having fun along the way! With impressive results to show for it, Sylvan knows how to effectively raise scores and bolster confidence.

Our Richmond programs include:

Personal Tutoring

Families choose Sylvan because we’re known for getting tangible results. 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 achieve this? Through a winning combination of personal teaching and interactive technology, we make sure learning is engaging, motivating and fun at all times.

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

Math, Algebra and Beyond

Whether your child is starting with the basics or needs help mastering tricky algebra concepts, we have a variety of programs to suit all needs and budgets. 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. (Hurrah!) That means what we teach at Sylvan can help make a major difference in the classroom.

STEM Programs

Sylvan is proud to be the biggest 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. Our innovative, fun-filled programs include coding, robotics, engineering, science and, of course, math.

Your child will have an amazing time tinkering with our kid-friendly technology, collaborating with a partner and getting hands-on with projects!

University Prep

With our ACT® and SAT® test prep programs and university prep courses, your teen can say goodbye to butterflies and make university dreams a reality.

From writing an effective application essay to mastering advanced study skills, we can help your son or daughter successfully prepare for the challenges of university and future careers. Get ready to conquer those university goals!

Get Great Results with Sylvan

If you’re considering signing your son or daughter up for a tutoring program, you want to make sure the program you choose will translate to success in the classroom. This is what makes Sylvan an excellent choice when it comes to personal tutoring in Richmond, because our team is passionate about delivering real results for families — and we have the proven track record to show for it.

Students who come to Sylvan generally see up to two to three times more growth in their reading and math scores than other students. Our engaging, personalized learning experience, certified instructors and 40 years of experience all add up to great success for kids in the classroom and in life.

Start Now for Extra Savings!

For a limited time, you can get started with a Sylvan Insight™Assessment for just $95. Get in touch with us today to learn more about our proven method to pinpoint your child's strengths and skill gaps. Better scores and greater confidence start with Sylvan.