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


Families trust us for our proven tutoring programs and so much more. 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 Gurnee programs include:

Personal Tutoring

Families come to Sylvan because we’re known for delivering real results. Sylvan students typically see up to up two to three times more growth in their math and reading scores than other kids. What’s our recipe for success? We combine personal learning with interactive technology to deliver an experience that’s engaging and focused on your child’s unique needs.

Our teachers are here to make sure your child is learning at exactly the right pace, skill level and style that’s best for him or her. We want to make certain your child feels engaged and motivated at every stage of the learning process.

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

STEM Programs

Sylvan is proud to be the biggest provider of STEM programs in North America. Our classes emphasize creativity, imagination and fun!

Sylvan EDGE programs are the perfect way to get your child familiar with essential 21st-century STEM skills that can help equip him or her for success n the classroom and beyond. Our forward-thinking programs include everything from coding, robotics and engineering to science 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

Get rid of those jitters! Our ACT® and SAT® test prep programs and college prep courses are an excellent way for your teen to eliminate nerves and successfully prepare for 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. The road to future success starts with Sylvan!

Great Results Begin 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 Gurnee, Sylvan has a proven track record of delivering results.

In fact, our students see up to two to three times more growth in their reading and math scores than their peers. With tailored learning, expert tutors and over 40 years of experience, we inspire kids to realize their potential.

Start Today!

Start with a Sylvan Insight™ Assessment today. 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. Better scores and greater confidence start with Sylvan.