Different students have different needs, which is why learning should never been one-dimensional. At Sylvan Learning in Portage, our experienced tutors can provide the custom learning experience your child needs to realize his or her potential in school and beyond.


Tutoring may be the first thing that comes to mind when you think of Sylvan, but our personal tutoring programs are just the start. 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 just how to improve scores and confidence — and we have the results to show for it.

Our Portage programs include:

Personal Tutoring

Families turn to Sylvan because we get great 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. How do we do this? We use the best in teaching and technology to make learning personal and engaging.

Our talented tutors will work with your child to ensure the learning process is at the right pace and skill level for him or her. We want to make certain your child feels engaged and motivated at every stage of the learning process.

Math, Algebra and Beyond

From kindergarten math to help with advanced algebra, we have the right math program for your family and budget. We never want frustration to be part of the equation, which is why we combine engaging technology with hands-on games and exercises to keep learning math fun and exciting.

Our teachers are skilled in the new ways that math is taught in schools these days. (Thank goodness!) You can feel good knowing that what we teach at Sylvan can lead to greater results in the classroom — and beyond.

STEM Programs

Sylvan is pleased to be the largest provider of STEM classes across North America. Our classes emphasize creativity, imagination and 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. These fun, creative programs cover areas including science, math, engineering, coding and robotics.

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 college prep programs and ACT® and SAT® test prep courses, your teen can shake off those nerves and get ready to take on the college admissions process with confidence.

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. Get started on the path to success!

Real Results Start with Sylvan

When you decide to enlist a tutor for your son or daughter, you want to know that what your child learns will have a positive effect in the classroom. This is what makes Sylvan an excellent choice when it comes to personal tutoring in Portage, because our team is passionate about delivering real results for families — and we have the proven track record to show for it.

On average, Sylvan students achieve up to two to three times more improvement in their math and reading scores than non-Sylvan students. With tailored learning, expert tutors and more than 35 years of experience, we inspire kids to realize their potential.

Start Your Journey and Save!

Find out how Sylvan can help your child’s scores and confidence soar! Enjoy our limited-time offer and start today for only $95*. Call today or fill out our online form to request more information.