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


At Sylvan, we go above and beyond personal tutoring. From 21st-century STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) programming to homework help and college prep, we’re here to motivate and inspire kids to reach their goals every step of the way. With great results to show for it, Sylvan knows just what it takes to improve scores and boost confidence.

Our Gurnee programs include:

Personal Tutoring

At Sylvan, we understand how to get great results. Sylvan students generally achieve up to two to three times greater growth in their math and reading scores than their peers. How do we do it? We bring teaching and technology together to develop an engaging, personalized learning experience that’s big on fun.

Our talented tutors will work with your child to ensure the learning process is at the right pace and skill level for him or her. This is how we help ensure your child stays engaged, motivated and inspired throughout the 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. 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. (Yesss!) That means what we teach at Sylvan can help make a major difference in the classroom.

STEM Programs

No one in North America provides more STEM classes than Sylvan. Our classes emphasize creativity, imagination and fun!

Our Sylvan EDGE programs can equip your child with a solid foundation of vital 21st-century STEM skills that can contribute to success in the classroom and in high-demand careers. Our cutting-edge programs include robotics, coding, science, engineering and math.

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 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. Now is the time to achieve those college goals!

Sylvan Achieves Impressive Results

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 Gurnee because our programs deliver tangible results.

In fact, our students see up to two to three times more growth in their reading and math scores than their peers. At Sylvan, we’ve been inspiring kids to be their best for nearly 40 years — and we have the certified instructors and personal learning experience your child needs to go further.

Get Started with Sylvan and Save!

Take advantage of our limited-time offer and get started with a Sylvan Insight™ Assessment for just $95. Contact us now to learn how we can pinpoint your child's strengths and identify skill gaps that need a little extra attention. Find out how Sylvan can help your child's scores and confidence soar!