Your son or daughter isn’t one-dimensional, so learning shouldn’t be one-size-fits-all either! The talented tutors at Sylvan Learning in Scarborough can provide the personal learning experience your child needs to excel in the classroom and beyond.


Tutoring may be the first thing that comes to mind when you think of Sylvan, but our personal tutoring programs are just the start. 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 proven results, we know just what it takes to boost scores and confidence.

Our Scarborough programs include:

Personal Tutoring

Families trust Sylvan because we deliver impressive results. Our students generally see a boost of up to two to three times more growth in their math and reading scores than non-Sylvan students. How do we achieve this? We unite hands-on technology with personal learning to create an experience that’s engaging, inspiring and a whole lot of fun!

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

Whether your child is just starting out with kindergarten math or you have a teen who could use some extra guidance with algebra, you can be sure we have the math programs that meet your family’s needs and budget. We never want learning math to feel frustrating, which is why we use interactive technology and hands-on games and puzzles to keep kids engaged and having fun.

Our instructors know all about the different ways math is taught in school these days. (Yesss!) You can feel good knowing that what we teach at Sylvan can lead to greater results in the classroom — and beyond.

STEM Programs

As the biggest provider of STEM classes in North America, Sylvan is leading the way to success. Our classes encourage kids to get creative while having plenty of fun!

Sylvan EDGE programs are a great way to get your child familiar with vital 21st-century STEM skills that can lead to greater success in the classroom and even in future careers. Our range of programs includes science, math, robotics, coding and engineering.

Our easy-to-use software, interactive activities and team projects all help cultivate a comfortable, collaborative atmosphere where learning STEM is fun!

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 developing advanced test prep and study skills techniques to learning how to craft an effective application essay, Sylvan can help your child feel prepared and well-equipped to face the challenges of university. Now is the time to achieve those university goals!

Real Success Begins with Sylvan

Before you sign your son or daughter up for tutoring, you want to make sure that the tutoring program you choose will lead to success in school. Families trust Sylvan for personal tutoring in Scarborough because our programs deliver tangible results.

Case in point: Sylvan students tend to achieve up to two to three times more growth in their math and reading scores than their peers. With talented tutors, interactive learning experiences and over 40 years of expertise, we’re ready to inspire your child to achieve all of his or her goals.

Ready to Get Started?

Get started with a Sylvan Insight™ Assessment. It's a great way to pinpoint strengths and identify skill gaps, so contact us today to learn more. You'll soon see how Sylvan delivers greater results and bigger smiles.