No two students are the same, so learning shouldn’t be one-size-fits-all either! Look no further than Sylvan Learning in Hermosa Beach for the tailored learning experience your child needs to take his or her success to the next level.


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 cutting-edge courses in STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) to math skill practice and college and career prep, we motivate students to accomplish their goals — all while having plenty of fun in the process! With results to show for it, we understand just what it takes to raise scores and confidence.

Our Hermosa Beach programs include:

Personal Tutoring

At Sylvan, we know how to get results — and it shows. Students who learn with Sylvan generally see up to two to three times greater improvement in their math and reading scores than other students. 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 friendly instructors will work closely with your child to understand his or he individual needs and tailor a learning plan that suits his or her skill level and pace. You can feel good knowing your child will stay engaged and inspired each step of the way.

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 use engaging technology, interactive exercises and brain-boosting activities to make learning math fun and challenging, but never frustrating.

These days, math is taught a little differently than when you were in school; fortunately, our teachers are well-educated on that topic. (Yay!) Everything we teach at Sylvan is designed to make a greater impact in the classroom and beyond.

STEM Programs

At Sylvan, we take pride in being the largest branded provider of STEM programs in North America. These interactive courses are designed to foster creativity and imagination while being big on fun!

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

Our effective college prep courses and ACT® and SAT® test prep programs can help your teen say goodbye to jitters and hello to greater confidence.

From developing advanced time management, problem solving and organization skills to learning how to write a great application essay, Sylvan is here to help your son or daughter prepare for the complexities of college and the working world. Get started on the path to success!

Real Success Begins with Sylvan

Let’s face it: if you’re going to hire a tutor, you want to know you’re making a difference in the classroom. When it comes to personal tutoring in Hermosa Beach, Sylvan has a proven track record of delivering 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. With tailored learning, expert tutors and 40 years of experience, we inspire kids to realize their potential.

Get Your Child an Academic Checkup Today!

For a limited time, you can get your child started with an Academic Checkup. It's a great way to pinpoint strengths and identify skill gaps, so contact us today to learn more. Get to know how Sylvan delivers greater results and bigger smiles.