Your son or daughter’s needs are unique, so learning shouldn’t be one-dimensional. The talented tutors at Sylvan Learning in Thornhill can provide the personal learning experience your child needs to excel in the classroom and beyond.


Tutoring might be the first thing that pops into your head when you think of Sylvan, but our proven tutoring programs are just the tip of the iceberg. From 21st-century STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) programming to homework help and university prep, we’re here to motivate and inspire kids to reach their goals every step of the way. We deliver real results, which means we know just what to do to raise scores and confidence.

Our Thornhill programs include:

Personal Tutoring

Families choose Sylvan because we’re known for getting tangible results. Compared to non-Sylvan students, our students typically see up to two to three times greater results in their reading and math scores. How? We combine the very best in teaching and technology to ensure learning is personal, motivating and fun!

Our teachers will work with your son or daughter to make sure learning is happening in the way that works best for him or her — at the right pace, in the right style, with the right skills. This is how we help ensure your child progresses while staying inspired and engaged every step of the way.

Math, Algebra and Beyond

From learning the basics to mastering advanced algebra, Sylvan has a program for every family and budget. At Sylvan, interactive technology, collaborative activities, and fun games and puzzles all combine to make learning math a blast.

When it comes to the new ways that math is taught in school these days, our teachers know all about that. (Yesss!) You can feel confident that what your child learns at Sylvan can help make a huge difference in the classroom and beyond.

STEM Programs

At Sylvan, we take pride in being the largest branded provider of STEM programs in North America. You can expect these classes to be highly interactive and creative — and tons of fun, of course!

Sylvan EDGE programs help equip students with critical 21st-century STEM skills that they can put to use in school and even in future careers. Big on fun and innovation, these programs include everything from math and science to coding, robotics and engineering.

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!

University Prep

Our ACT® and SAT® test prep programs and university prep courses can help your teen say goodbye to jitters and bring on the university admissions process with confidence.

From university prep writing to test prep and advanced study skills, you can count on Sylvan for the comprehensive programs your son or daughter needs to feel prepared for the challenges of university and the job market. Get ready to conquer those university goals!

Sylvan Achieves Impressive Results

When deciding on a tutoring program for your child, you want to be certain that the program you choose will make a difference in the classroom. That’s what makes Sylvan a great choice when it comes to personal tutoring in Thornhill, because our expert team of tutors has a proven track record of achieving great results.

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 your child started with a Sylvan Insight™ Assessment for only $95. It's an awesome way to not only pinpoint your child's strengths, but also start focusing on skill gaps that need to be addressed sooner rather than later. Call today or fill out our online form to request more information. Better scores and greater confidence start with Sylvan.