Every child’s needs are different, so learning should never be one-size-fits-all! The talented tutors at Sylvan Learning Centers in Portage can provide the personal learning experience your child needs to excel in the classroom and beyond.


At Sylvan, our proven tutoring programs are only the beginning. 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

At Sylvan, we understand how to get great 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 secret? Through an effective combination of tailored teaching and hands-on technology, we deliver a learning experience that’s as unique as your child.

Our teachers are here to make sure your child is learning at exactly the right pace, skill level and style that’s best for him or her. We work hard to ensure your child stays engaged, motivated and inspired each and every step of the way.

Math, Algebra and Beyond

From addition and subtraction to advanced algebra, we have the program that’s right for your family and budget. At Sylvan, interactive technology, collaborative activities, and fun games and puzzles all combine to make learning math a blast.

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

STEM Programs

As the biggest provider of STEM classes in North America, Sylvan is leading the way to success. Our classes are highly creative, highly interactive and highly 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. Our cutting-edge programs include robotics, coding, science, engineering and math.

Your child will have an amazing time tinkering with our kid-friendly technology, collaborating with a partner and getting hands-on with projects!

College Prep

Is your teen nervous about the college admissions process? Help him or her feel confident and prepared with our ACT® and SAT® test prep programs and college prep courses.

From developing better time management and organization skills to writing an impressive application essay, Sylvan has the comprehensive programs your teen needs to successfully prepare for college and beyond. Now is the time to achieve those college goals!

Sylvan Has a Proven Track Record of Success

When deciding on a tutoring program for your child, you want to be certain that the program you choose will make a difference in the classroom. When you choose Sylvan for personal tutoring in Portage, you can rest assured you’re getting a full team of experts with a 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. With tailored learning, expert tutors and more than 35 years of experience, we inspire kids to realize their potential.

Get Started and Save!

You’ll love watching your son or daughter’s scores and confidence improve! Take the first step and get started today for just $95*. Contact us now for more info.