Different students have different needs, which is why learning should never been one-dimensional. The talented tutors at Sylvan Learning in Waterloo can provide the personal learning experience your child needs to excel in the classroom and beyond.


At Sylvan, we offer proven tutoring programs and much, much more. With programming ranging from math skill practice and college prep to leading-edge STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) courses, we help ensure kids are achieving success and having fun at the same time! With impressive results to show for it, Sylvan knows how to effectively raise scores and bolster confidence.

Our Waterloo programs include:

Personal Tutoring

Families come to Sylvan because we’re known for delivering real results. Compared to non-Sylvan students, our students typically see up to two to three times greater results in their reading and math scores. How do we do this? We bring teaching and technology together to develop an engaging, personalized learning experience that’s big on fun.

Our friendly instructors will work closely with your child to understand his or he individual needs and tailor a learning plan that suits his or her skill level and pace. We want to make certain your child feels engaged and motivated at every stage of the learning process.

Math, Algebra and Beyond

Whether your child is just starting out with kindergarten math or you have a teen who needs extra help with algebra, Sylvan has the right program for your family’s needs and budget. We use engaging technology, interactive exercises and brain-boosting activities to make learning math fun and challenging, but never frustrating.

Our teachers are skilled in the new ways that math is taught in schools these days. (Yesss!) That means what we teach at Sylvan can help make a major difference in the classroom.

STEM Programs

At Sylvan, we take pride in being the largest branded provider of STEM programs in North America. These classes focus on fostering creativity and imagination — and boosting smiles!

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 innovative, fun-filled programs include coding, robotics, engineering, science and, of course, math.

Your child will have plenty of fun learning how to use our kid-friendly software and partnering with peers on cool projects — it’s the perfect way to develop a love for STEM!

College Prep

Our ACT® and SAT® test prep programs and college prep courses can help your teen say goodbye to jitters and bring on the college admissions process with confidence.

From learning how to craft an effective application essay to developing advanced study skills techniques, Sylvan can help your teen prepare for college and the future. Reach those college goals with confidence!

Real Success Begins 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. When you choose Sylvan for personal tutoring in Waterloo, you can rest assured you’re getting a full team of experts with a track record of achieving great 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. At Sylvan, we’ve been inspiring kids to be their best for 40 years — and we have the certified instructors and personal learning experience your child needs to go further.

Start Learning and Save!

Take advantage of our special offer and get started with a Sylvan Insight™ Assessment for only $95. Get in touch with us today to learn more about our proven method to pinpoint your child's strengths and skill gaps. Discover firsthand how Sylvan boosts scores and confidence!