Different students have different needs, which is why learning should never been one-dimensional. Look no further than Sylvan Learning Centers in Portage for the tailored learning experience your child needs to take his or her success to the next level.


Families trust us for our proven tutoring programs and so much more. From math skill programs and college and career prep to hands-on courses in STEM (science, technology, engineering and math), we provide all the tools and resources kids needs to achieve success — and have plenty of fun in the process! 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 come to Sylvan because we’re known for delivering real results. Sylvan students typically see up to up two to three times more growth in their math and reading scores than other kids. How do we do it? Through an effective combination of tailored teaching and hands-on technology, we deliver a learning experience that’s as unique as your child.

Our expert instructors are here to ensure your child is learning in the way that’s right for him or her, which is why we take the time to get to know his or her needs, challenges, 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

From learning the fundamentals of math to advanced algebra help, our complete range of math programs means there’s one for every family and budget. At Sylvan, interactive technology, collaborative activities, and fun games and puzzles all combine to make learning math a blast.

Our instructors know all about the different ways math is taught in school these days. (Yay!) That’s how you can be sure what we teach at Sylvan is going to make a big impact in the classroom and beyond.

STEM Programs

When it comes to STEM classes in North America, Sylvan is the largest provider. Our classes emphasize creativity, imagination and fun!

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. These fun, creative programs cover areas including science, math, engineering, coding and robotics.

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

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 developing advanced time management, problem solving and organization skills to learning how to write a great application essay, Sylvan is here to help your son or daughter prepare for the complexities of college and the working world. There’s no better time to tackle those college dreams!

Real Success Begins with Sylvan

Before you sign your son or daughter up for tutoring, you want to make sure that the tutoring program you choose will lead to success in school. Fortunately, when you turn to Sylvan for personal tutoring in Portage, you don’t just get a tutor, you get a team with a proven track record of achieving results.

Our students usually see up to two to three times more progress in their math and reading scores than non-Sylvan students. With knowledgeable and friendly tutors, personalized learning and over 35 years of experience, we can help your child grow and soar.

Get Started and Save!

Boost scores and confidence with Sylvan! Get started today and save with our limited-time $95* offer. Call or fill out our online form to request more info.