Your child’s strengths and challenges are unique, so it only makes sense that learning should never be one-size-fits-all. The knowledgeable tutors at Sylvan Learning in Lake Forest can give your child the personalized learning experience he or she needs to achieve success in the classroom and beyond.


At Sylvan, we offer proven tutoring programs and much, much more. 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. With proven results, we know just what it takes to boost scores and confidence.

Our Lake Forest programs include:

Personal Tutoring

Families come to Sylvan because we’re known for delivering real results. In fact, our students usually see up to two to three times more improvement in their math and reading scores than their peers. How do we get there? Through an effective combination of tailored teaching and hands-on technology, we deliver a learning experience that’s as unique as your child.

Our teachers will work closely with your child to develop a custom learning plan that aligns with his or her unique needs, challenges and goals. 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 starting with the basics or needs help mastering tricky algebra concepts, we have a variety of programs to suit all needs and budgets. Through an effective combination of hands-on technology, collaborative activities and brain-boosting games, we make learning math a fun and engaging experience.

Our instructors know just how math is taught in school these days. (Yay!) 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 highly creative, highly interactive and highly 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 programs are big on fun and innovation and include robotics, coding, engineering, science 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

Is your teen nervous about the college admissions process? Help him or her feel confident and prepared with our ACT® and SAT® test prep programs and college prep courses.

From developing better time management and organization skills to writing an impressive application essay, Sylvan has the comprehensive programs your teen needs to successfully prepare for college and beyond. Get ready to watch your child’s confidence soar!

Get Great Results with Sylvan

When considering tutoring options for your child, you want to be certain that the tutoring program you go with will translate to greater success in school. Fortunately, when you turn to Sylvan for personal tutoring in Lake Forest, you don’t just get a tutor, you get a team with a proven track record of achieving results.

Case in point: Sylvan students tend to achieve up to two to three times more growth in their math and reading scores than their peers. Our engaging, personalized learning experience, certified instructors and nearly 40 years of experience all add up to great success for kids in the classroom and in life.

Start Learning and Save!

Take advantage of our limited-time offer and get started with a Sylvan Insight™ Assessment for just $95. It's an awesome way to pinpoint your child's strengths and skill gaps. Call or submit our online form now to learn more. Better scores and greater confidence start with Sylvan.