Different students have different needs, which is why learning should never been one-dimensional. Look no further than Sylvan Learning in Downey for the tailored learning experience your child needs to take his or her success to the next level.


At Sylvan, we offer proven tutoring programs and much, much more. Whether your child needs help mastering tricky math concepts or guidance with test, college and career prep, we can help him or her achieve greater success — all while having fun at every stage of the journey! With great results to show for it, Sylvan knows just what it takes to improve scores and boost confidence.

Our Downey programs include:

Personal Tutoring

At Sylvan, we know how to get results — and it shows. Compared to non-Sylvan students, our students typically see up to two to three times greater results in their reading and math scores. What’s our recipe for success? We combine personal learning with interactive technology to deliver an experience that’s engaging and focused on your child’s unique needs.

Our expert instructors are here to ensure your child is learning in the way that’s right for him or her, which is why we take the time to get to know his or her needs, challenges, skill level and pace. 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 fundamentals of math to advanced algebra help, our complete range of math programs means there’s one for every family and budget. Through an effective combination of hands-on technology, collaborative activities and brain-boosting games, we make learning math a fun and engaging experience.

Our teachers know just what goes into teaching math in school these days. (Thank goodness!) You can feel good knowing that what we teach at Sylvan can lead to greater results in the classroom — and beyond.

STEM Programs

Sylvan is proud to be the biggest provider of STEM programs in North America. Our classes emphasize creativity, imagination and fun!

Sylvan EDGE programs provide an excellent introduction to important 21st-century STEM skills that can help set your child on the path to success in school and even in a future career. Our programs are big on fun and innovation and include robotics, coding, engineering, science and math.

Your son or daughter will have a great time interacting with our kid-friendly software and participating in hands-on games and activities that nurture collaboration and a love for all things STEM!

College Prep

With our college prep programs and ACT® and SAT® test prep courses, your teen can shake off those nerves and get ready to take on the college admissions process with confidence.

From learning how to balance bigger workloads to preparing an amazing application essay, Sylvan can equip your teen with the skills and knowledge he or she needs to prepare for college. The road to future success starts with Sylvan!

Our Programs Lead to Real Results

When considering tutoring options for your child, you want to be certain that the tutoring program you go with will translate to greater success in school. This is what makes Sylvan an excellent choice when it comes to personal tutoring in Downey, 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. With our certified tutors, personal learning and nearly 40 years of experience, we inspire kids to be their best.

Get Started with Our Limited-Time Offer!

Take the first step and get started today for just $95. Contact us now to learn how we can pinpoint your child's strengths and identify skill gaps that need a little extra attention. Get to know how Sylvan delivers greater results and bigger smiles.