Your child’s strengths and challenges are unique, so it only makes sense that learning should never be one-size-fits-all. The knowledgeable tutors at Sylvan Learning in Salinas can give your child the personalized learning experience he or she needs to achieve success in the classroom and beyond.


At Sylvan, we go above and beyond personal tutoring. 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 know just how to improve scores and confidence — and we have the results to show for it.

Our Salinas programs include:

Personal Tutoring

Families come to Sylvan because we’re known for delivering real results. Students who learn with Sylvan generally see up to two to three times greater improvement in their math and reading scores than other students. How is this done? We use the best in teaching and technology to make learning personal and engaging.

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. You can be assured your child will stay motivated and inspired at all stages of the learning journey.

Math, Algebra and Beyond

From fractions and decimals to algebra and trigonometry, our comprehensive range of math programs means we have something for every family’s needs and budget. Through interactive technology, hands-on exercises and fun puzzles, we leave frustration behind and make learning math a fun and exciting experience.

Our instructors know all about the different ways math is taught in school these days. (Yay!) You can be confident that what we teach at Sylvan is designed to achieve bigger results in the classroom and beyond.

STEM Programs

As the biggest provider of STEM classes in North America, Sylvan is leading the way to success. Our classes are big on creativity, collaboration and fun!

Through Sylvan EDGE programs, your child can get to grips with crucial 21st-centuy STEM skills that can help pave the way for greater success in school and even in high-demand careers. Our cutting-edge programs include robotics, coding, science, engineering and math.

Kids dive deep into STEM topics and develop their teamwork skills at the same time as they get hands-on with interactive software and collaborative activities.

College Prep

Nervous about the college admissions process? Our ACT® and SAT® test prep courses and college prep programs can help your teen tackle jitters and say hello to college with confidence.

From developing advanced test prep and study skills techniques to learning how to craft an effective application essay, Sylvan can help your child feel prepared and well-equipped to face the challenges of college. There’s no better time to tackle those college dreams!

Real Success Begins with Sylvan

Before you sign your son or daughter up for tutoring, you want to make sure that the tutoring program you choose will lead to success in school. When it comes to personal tutoring in Salinas, Sylvan has a proven track record of delivering 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 tailored learning, expert tutors and 40 years of experience, we inspire kids to realize their potential.

Get Started with Sylvan and Save!

For a limited time, you can enjoy extra savings on a Sylvan Insight™ Assessment when you take advantage of our $95 offer. Get in touch with us today to learn more about our proven method to pinpoint your child's strengths and skill gaps. You'll soon see how Sylvan delivers greater results and bigger smiles.