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


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

Our Lake Forest programs include:

Personal Tutoring

At Sylvan, we deliver amazing results. Students who learn with Sylvan generally see up to two to three times greater improvement in their math and reading scores than other students. What’s our recipe for success? We use the best in teaching and technology to make learning personal and engaging.

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

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. Our expert math teachers use interactive technology and a variety of games, puzzles and brainteasers to leave frustration behind and make learning math a fun and exciting experience.

Our teachers know just what goes into teaching math in school these days. (Bravo!) You can feel confident that what your child learns at Sylvan can help make a huge difference in the classroom and beyond.

STEM Programs

No one in North America provides more STEM classes than Sylvan. Our classes are highly creative, highly interactive and highly fun!

Sylvan EDGE programs provide an important opportunity for children to learn 21st-century STEM skills that can help them achieve greater results in school and even in high-demand careers. Our range of programs includes science, math, robotics, coding 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

With our ACT® and SAT® test prep programs and college prep courses, your teen can say goodbye to butterflies and make college dreams a reality.

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. Now is the time to achieve those college goals!

Great Results Begin with Sylvan

When deciding on the right tutoring program for your child, you want to be sure the program will have a positive impact in school. Fortunately, Sylvan offers personal tutoring program in Lake Forest that comes backed by proven results. Our team of tutors is here to ensure your child’s success!

Did you know? Our students typically achieve up to two to three times more growth in their math and reading scores than non-Sylvan students. With tailored learning, expert tutors and nearly 40 years of experience, we inspire kids to realize their potential.

Get Started with Our Limited-Time Offer!

Take the first step and get started today with an Academic Checkup for just $95. It's our proven method to pinpoint any student's strengths and highlight any skill gaps for extra attention. Simply contact us today for more info. You'll love seeing your child's scores and confidence grow!