Each student has different needs and challenges, which is why learning shouldn’t be one-size-fits-all. You can count on Sylvan Learning Centers in Walnut Creek for the customized learning experience your child needs to achieve his or her best in school and beyond.


We’re trusted for our proven tutoring programs, but that’s just the beginning of what we have to offer. With programming ranging from math skill practice and college prep to leading-edge STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) courses, we help ensure kids are achieving success and having fun at the same time! With impressive results to show for it, Sylvan knows how to effectively raise scores and bolster confidence.

Our Walnut Creek programs include:

Personal Tutoring

At Sylvan, we’re recognized for achieving amazing results. Sylvan students typically see up to up two to three times more growth in their math and reading scores than other kids. How do we do it? Through a winning combination of personal teaching and interactive technology, we make sure learning is engaging, motivating and fun at all times.

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. We want to make certain your child feels engaged and motivated at every stage of the learning process.

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. With us, learning math is always fun and never frustrating. Your child will have a great time using interactive technology and playing brain-boosting games.

Our teachers know just what goes into teaching math in school these days. (Hooray!) 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 leading the way as the largest 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 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 innovative, fun-filled programs include coding, robotics, engineering, science and, of course, math.

Through a combination of interactive software, hands-on activities and collaborative projects, we make it easy to foster a love for 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 learning how to tackle advanced research assignments to drafting an impressive application essay, Sylvan is here to help your teen get ready for college and beyond. Now is the time to achieve those college goals!

Great Results Begin with Sylvan

When deciding on the right tutoring program for your child, you want to be sure the program will have a positive impact in school. Fortunately, when you turn to Sylvan for personal tutoring in Walnut Creek, you don’t just get a tutor, you get a team with a proven track record of achieving results.

In fact, Sylvan students tend to see up to two to three times more growth in their reading and math scores than other students. From our expert tutors and personalized learning plans to our 35+ years of experience, we know exactly what it takes for students to succeed.

Get Started with Sylvan and Save!

Better scores and greater confidence start with Sylvan. Enjoy our limited-time offer and start today with an Academic Checkup for only $95*. Call today or fill out our online form to request more information.