Different students have different needs, which is why learning should never been one-dimensional. At Sylvan Learning in Southbury, our knowledgeable and friendly tutors can deliver the personal learning experience your child needs to achieve his or her goals in the classroom and beyond.


Tutoring may be the first thing that comes to mind when you think of Sylvan, but our personal tutoring programs are just the start. Whether your child needs help mastering tricky math concepts or guidance with test, college and career prep, we can help him or her achieve greater success — all while having fun at every stage of the journey! We know just how to improve scores and confidence — and we have the results to show for it.

Our Southbury programs include:

Personal Tutoring

Families trust Sylvan because we deliver impressive results. Sylvan students generally achieve up to two to three times greater growth in their math and reading scores than their peers. How? We combine personal learning with interactive technology to deliver an experience that’s engaging and focused on your child’s unique needs.

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 we help ensure your child progresses while staying inspired and engaged every step of the way.

Math, Algebra and Beyond

From kindergarten math to help with advanced algebra, we have the right math program for your family and budget. Through an effective combination of hands-on technology, collaborative activities and brain-boosting games, we make learning math a fun and engaging experience.

Our teachers are knowledgeable about the new ways that math is taught in school today. (Hurrah!) That’s how you can be sure what we teach at Sylvan is going to make a big impact in the classroom and beyond.

STEM Programs

Sylvan is the biggest provider of STEM classes in North America. 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. These fun, creative programs cover areas including science, math, engineering, coding and robotics.

With our kid-friendly software and hands-on projects and activities, your child will develop a love for STEM in no time!

College Prep

With our college prep programs and ACT® and SAT® test prep courses, your teen can shake off those nerves and get ready to take on the college admissions process with confidence.

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. Reach those college goals with confidence!

Real Results Start with Sylvan

When deciding on a tutoring program for your child, you want to be certain that the program you choose will make a difference in the classroom. This is what makes Sylvan an excellent choice when it comes to personal tutoring in Southbury, because our team is passionate about delivering real results for families — and we have the proven track record to show for it.

Our students usually see up to two to three times more progress in their math and reading scores than non-Sylvan students. From our expert tutors and personalized learning plans to our 40 years of experience, we know exactly what it takes for students to succeed.

Get Started and Save!

For a limited time, you can get your child started with a Sylvan Insight™ Assessment for only $95. Get in touch with us today to learn more about our proven method to pinpoint your child's strengths and skill gaps. Find out how Sylvan can help your child's scores and confidence soar!