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


You may think of Sylvan for tutoring, but our proven tutoring programs are just the beginning. From 21st-century STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) programming to homework help and college prep, we’re here to motivate and inspire kids to reach their goals every step of the way. We know how to get amazing results, and that includes boosting scores and confidence.

Our Downey programs include:

Personal Tutoring

At Sylvan, we’re known for getting real 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. What’s our secret? We unite hands-on technology with personal learning to create an experience that’s engaging, inspiring and a whole lot of fun!

Our teachers will work closely with your child to develop a custom learning plan that aligns with his or her unique needs, challenges and goals. You can be assured your child will stay motivated and inspired at all stages of the learning journey.

Math, Algebra and Beyond

From addition and subtraction to algebra and trigonometry, we have the right program for 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. (Yay!) 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 the biggest provider of STEM classes in North America. You can expect these classes to be highly interactive and creative — and tons of fun, of course!

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 forward-thinking programs include everything from coding, robotics and engineering to science and math.

Your child will have a blast with our kid-friendly software, hands-on activities and collaborative projects that foster camaraderie and a love for STEM!

College Prep

Does thinking about the college admissions process give your teen sweaty palms? Say goodbye to jitters and get ready to bring on college with confidence with Sylvan’s ACT® and SAT® test prep programs and college prep courses.

From learning how to write a standout application essay to acing exams, we can help your son or daughter effectively prepare for the ups and downs of college and the career market. Get ready to watch your child’s confidence soar!

Achieve Amazing 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. That’s what makes Sylvan a great choice when it comes to personal tutoring in Downey, because our expert team of tutors has a proven track record of achieving great results.

In fact, our students see up to two to three times more growth in their reading and math scores than their peers. With our talented tutors, custom learning plans and over 35 years of experience, we know just what it takes to help kids soar.

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You’ll love watching your son or daughter’s scores and confidence improve! For a limited time, you can enjoy extra savings when you take advantage of our $95* offer. Contact us now for more info.