Your son or daughter isn’t one-dimensional, so learning shouldn’t be one-size-fits-all either! At Sylvan Learning in Manhattan, our experienced tutors can provide the custom learning experience your child needs to realize his or her potential in school and beyond.


At Sylvan, we go above and beyond personal tutoring. 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. We know how to get amazing results, and that includes boosting scores and confidence.

Our Manhattan programs include:

Personal Tutoring

At Sylvan, we deliver amazing results. In fact, our students usually see up to two to three times more improvement in their math and reading scores than their peers. What’s our recipe for success? We bring teaching and technology together to develop an engaging, personalized learning experience that’s big on fun.

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 stays engaged, motivated and inspired throughout the process.

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. 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 all about the different ways math is taught in school these days. (Yay!) 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 nurture creativity, imagination and big-time 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 programs are big on fun and innovation and include robotics, coding, engineering, science and 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 college prep courses and ACT® and SAT® test prep programs are a great way for your teen to eliminate jitters and turn college goals into reality.

From writing an effective application essay to mastering advanced study skills, we can help your son or daughter successfully prepare for the challenges of college and future careers. There’s no better time to tackle those college dreams!

Our Programs Lead to Real Results

Let’s face the facts: if you sign your child up for a tutoring program, you want to be sure that program will make an impact in the classroom. That’s what makes Sylvan a great choice when it comes to personal tutoring in Manhattan, because our expert team of tutors has a proven track record of achieving great 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 certified instructors to our custom learning plans — not to mention our over 40 years of experience — we inspire kids to be their best in everything they do.

Start Today!

Take the first step and get started today with a Sylvan Insight™ Assessment. 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!