Your child’s strengths and challenges are unique, so it only makes sense that learning should never be one-size-fits-all. You can count on Sylvan Learning in Johnston for the customized learning experience your child needs to achieve his or her best in school 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! Our results are proven, which means we know exactly how to raise scores and confidence.

Our Johnston programs include:

Personal Tutoring

At Sylvan, we’re known for getting real results. In fact, when compared to non-Sylvan students, our students typically see up to two to three times greater improvement in their math and reading scores. What’s our secret? We unite expert teaching with collaborative, interactive technology to create an engaging learning experience that’s fun, but never frustrating.

At Sylvan, we take the time to get to know your son or daughter’s unique needs and adapt the learning process to meet his or her pace and skills. This is how we help ensure your child progresses while staying inspired and engaged every step of the way.

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. With us, learning math is always fun and never frustrating. Your child will have a great time using interactive technology and playing brain-boosting games.

Our teachers know just what goes into teaching math in school these days. (Bravo!) You’ll know that what we’re doing at Sylvan is making a big difference in the classroom.

STEM Programs

At Sylvan, we take pride in being the largest branded provider of STEM programs in North America. Creativity, innovation and fun all play a big part in these classes!

Sylvan EDGE programs provide an excellent introduction to important 21st-century STEM skills that can help set your child on the path to success in school and even in a future career. Our forward-thinking programs include everything from coding, robotics and engineering to science and math.

Our easy-to-use software, interactive activities and team projects all help cultivate a comfortable, collaborative atmosphere where learning STEM is fun!

College Prep

Get rid of those jitters! Our ACT® and SAT® test prep programs and college prep courses are an excellent way for your teen to eliminate nerves and successfully prepare for college with 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 conquer those college goals!

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 it comes to personal tutoring in Johnston, Sylvan has a proven track record of delivering results.

Our students usually see up to two to three times more progress in their math and reading scores than non-Sylvan students. From our expert tutors and personalized learning plans to our nearly 40 years of experience, we know exactly what it takes for students to succeed.

Start Now for Extra Savings!

Take the first step and get started today with a Sylvan Insight™ Assessment for just $95. Contact us now to learn how we can pinpoint your child's strengths and identify skill gaps that need a little extra attention. Achieve better results and greater confidence with Sylvan!