Every child’s needs are different, so learning should never be one-size-fits-all! The expert tutors at Sylvan Learning in Irvine offer tailored learning experiences that help children succeed in school and beyond.


At Sylvan, we’re known for personal tutoring — but that’s not all. From math skill programs and college and career prep to hands-on courses in STEM (science, technology, engineering and math), we provide all the tools and resources kids needs to achieve success — and have plenty of fun in the process! We deliver real results, which means we know just what to do to raise scores and confidence.

Our Irvine programs include:

Personal Tutoring

At Sylvan, we understand how to get great results. In fact, our students usually see up to two to three times more improvement in their math and reading scores than their peers. How is this done? We bring teaching and technology together to develop an engaging, personalized learning experience that’s big on fun.

At Sylvan, we get to know your child’s unique needs and learning style before creating a custom learning plan that’s at the right pace and skill level. This is how you can feel assured your child is progressing while staying engaged and motivated.

Math, Algebra and Beyond

From kindergarten math to help with advanced algebra, we have the right math program for your family and budget. Our expert math teachers use interactive technology and a variety of games, puzzles and brainteasers to leave frustration behind and make learning math a fun and exciting experience.

When it comes to the new ways that math is taught in school these days, our teachers know all about that. (Yesss!) At Sylvan, our programs are specifically designed to help kids achieve real results in the classroom.

STEM Programs

At Sylvan, we take pride in being the largest branded provider of STEM programs in North America. Creativity, innovation and fun all play a big part in these classes!

Sylvan EDGE programs provide an important opportunity for children to learn 21st-century STEM skills that can help them achieve greater results in school and even in high-demand careers. These fun and innovative programs include topics from math and science to 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!

College Prep

With our ACT® and SAT® test prep programs and college prep courses, your teen can say goodbye to butterflies and make college dreams a reality.

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 path to a successful future starts here!

Achieve Amazing Results with Sylvan

When you decide to enlist a tutor for your son or daughter, you want to know that what your child learns will have a positive effect in the classroom. Families trust Sylvan for personal tutoring in Irvine because our programs deliver tangible results.

Did you know? Our students typically achieve up to two to three times more growth in their math and reading scores than non-Sylvan students. With our certified tutors, personal learning and over 40 years of experience, we inspire kids to be their best.

Ready to Get Started?

Get started with a Sylvan Insight™ Assessment. It's a great way to emphasize your child's strengths and identify any skill gaps that need some extra focus. Just give us a call or complete our online form to learn more. Get on track to greater scores and confidence with Sylvan.