Different students have different needs, which is why learning should never been one-dimensional. The certified instructors at Sylvan Learning in South Elgin are here to provide the personalized learning experience that’s right for your child, so he or she can accomplish his or her goals in the classroom and beyond.


At Sylvan, we’re known for personal tutoring — but that’s not all. From homework help, math skill programs and college prep to cool courses in STEM (science, technology, engineering and math), we offer the comprehensive programming your child needs to reach his or her full potential — all while having a blast in the process! We deliver real results, which means we know just what to do to raise scores and confidence.

Our South Elgin programs include:

Personal Tutoring

At Sylvan, we know how to get results — and it shows. 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 combine personal learning with interactive technology to deliver an experience that’s engaging and focused on your child’s unique needs.

Our teachers will work with your son or daughter to make sure learning is happening in the way that works best for him or her — at the right pace, in the right style, with the right skills. This is how we help ensure your child progresses while staying inspired and engaged every step of the way.

Math, Algebra and Beyond

From addition and subtraction to advanced algebra, we have the program that’s right for your 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 instructors know just how math is taught in school these days. (Thank goodness!) You’ll know that what we’re doing at Sylvan is making a big difference in the classroom.

STEM Programs

Sylvan leads the way as the largest provider of STEM programs in North America. You can expect these classes to be highly interactive and creative — and tons of fun, of course!

Sylvan EDGE programs introduce your child to important 21st-century STEM skills for success in school and in high-demand careers. These fun, creative programs cover areas including science, math, engineering, coding and robotics.

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

Our effective college prep courses and ACT® and SAT® test prep programs can help your teen say goodbye to jitters and hello to greater 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. Get ready to watch college dreams move within reach!

Our Programs Lead to Real Results

If you’re thinking of hiring a tutor for your son or daughter, you want to be sure that what your child learns will make an impact in school. Fortunately, Sylvan offers personal tutoring program in South Elgin that comes backed by proven results. Our team of tutors is here to ensure your child’s success!

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. With tailored learning, expert tutors and more than 35 years of experience, we inspire kids to realize their potential.

Start Learning and Save!

Get to know how Sylvan delivers greater results and bigger smiles. Take advantage of our limited-time offer and get started for just $95*. Just give us a call or complete our online form to learn more.