Your son or daughter’s needs are unique, so learning shouldn’t be one-dimensional. The expert tutors at Sylvan Learning Centers in Lake Forest offer tailored learning experiences that help children succeed in school and beyond.


Tutoring might be the first thing that pops into your head when you think of Sylvan, but our proven tutoring programs are just the tip of the iceberg. From homework help to college prep to cool STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) courses, we have the complete programming your child needs to realize his or her full potential. We deliver real results, which means we know just what to do to raise scores and confidence.

Our Lake Forest programs include:

Personal Tutoring

At Sylvan, we know how to get results — and it shows. Our students generally see a boost of up to two to three times more growth in their math and reading scores than non-Sylvan students. How do we do it? 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 want to ensure your child is learning in the way that’s best for him or her, which is why we take the time to understand your child’s needs, challenges and goals and tailor our learning plans accordingly. You can feel good knowing your child will stay engaged and inspired each step of the way.

Math, Algebra and Beyond

Whether your child is just starting out with kindergarten math or you have a teen who could use some extra guidance with algebra, you can be sure we have the math programs that meet your family’s needs and budget. We never want frustration to be part of the equation, which is why we combine engaging technology with hands-on games and exercises to keep learning math fun and exciting.

Our instructors know all about the different ways math is taught in school these days. (Yay!) Everything we teach at Sylvan is designed to make a greater impact in the classroom and beyond.

STEM Programs

Sylvan leads 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 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. Big on fun and innovation, these programs include everything from math and science to coding, robotics and engineering.

Your son or daughter will have a great time interacting with our kid-friendly software and participating in hands-on games and activities that nurture collaboration and a love for all things STEM!

College Prep

Our college prep courses and ACT® and SAT® test prep programs are a great way for your teen to eliminate jitters and turn college goals into reality.

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. Get started on the path to success!

Sylvan Has a Proven Track Record of Success

Let’s face the facts: if you sign your child up for a tutoring program, you want to be sure that program will make an impact in the classroom. That’s what makes Sylvan a great choice when it comes to personal tutoring in Lake Forest, because our expert team of tutors has a proven track record of achieving great results.

Students who come to Sylvan generally 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.

Start Your Journey and Save!

Boost scores and confidence with Sylvan! For a limited time, you can enjoy extra savings when you take advantage of our $95* offer. Contact us now for more info.