You child’s needs are unique, so you shouldn’t settle for a one-size-fits-all-approach to learning! At Sylvan Learning in Rockford, our experienced tutors can provide the custom learning experience your child needs to realize his or her potential in school and beyond.


We’re trusted for our proven tutoring programs, but that’s just the beginning of what we have to offer. With programming ranging from math skill practice and college prep to leading-edge STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) courses, we help ensure kids are achieving success and having fun at the same time! With great results to show for it, Sylvan knows just what it takes to improve scores and boost confidence.

Our Rockford programs include:

Personal Tutoring

At Sylvan, we’re recognized for achieving 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 secret? We unite expert teaching with collaborative, interactive technology to create an engaging learning experience that’s fun, but never frustrating.

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

Whether your child is just starting out with kindergarten math or you have a teen who could use some extra guidance with algebra, you can be sure we have the math programs that meet your family’s needs and budget. 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 teachers are skilled in the new ways that math is taught in schools these days. (Yay!) That means what we teach at Sylvan can help make a major difference in the classroom.

STEM Programs

Sylvan leads the way as the largest provider of STEM programs in North America. Our classes encourage kids to get creative while having plenty of fun!

Sylvan EDGE programs introduce your child to important 21st-century STEM skills for success in school and in high-demand careers. These fun, creative programs cover areas including science, math, engineering, coding and robotics.

Your child will have a blast with our kid-friendly software, hands-on activities and collaborative projects that foster camaraderie and 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 learning how to write a standout application essay to acing exams, we can help your son or daughter effectively prepare for the ups and downs of college and the career market. Get ready to watch your child’s confidence soar!

Great Results Begin 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. That’s what makes Sylvan a great choice when it comes to personal tutoring in Rockford, because our expert team of tutors has a proven track record of achieving great results.

Sylvan students see up to two to three times more growth in their math and reading scores than their peers. From our certified instructors to our custom learning plans — not to mention our 40 years of experience — we inspire kids to be their best in everything they do.

Start Now with an Academic Checkup!

For a limited time, get started with an Academic Checkup today. Contact us now to learn how we can pinpoint your child's strengths and identify skill gaps that need a little extra attention. Get on track to greater scores and confidence with Sylvan.