Your son or daughter’s needs are unique, so learning shouldn’t be one-dimensional. When you turn to Sylvan Learning in Rockford, you can expect our talented tutors to deliver the personal learning experience your child needs to go further in school and beyond.


Tutoring might be the first thing that pops into your head when you think of Sylvan, but our proven tutoring programs are just the tip of the iceberg. 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! With proven results, we know just what it takes to boost scores and confidence.

Our Rockford programs include:

Personal Tutoring

Families choose Sylvan because we’re known for getting tangible 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 it? Through a winning combination of personal teaching and interactive technology, we make sure learning is engaging, motivating and fun at all times.

Our friendly instructors will work closely with your child to understand his or he individual needs and tailor a learning plan that suits his or her skill level and pace. This is how we help ensure your child progresses while staying inspired and engaged every step of the way.

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. With us, learning math is always fun and never frustrating. Your child will have a great time using interactive technology and playing brain-boosting games.

These days, math is taught a little differently in school than you might remember; rest assured, our teachers know all about that. (Bravo!) Everything we teach at Sylvan is designed to make a greater impact in the classroom and beyond.

STEM Programs

Sylvan leads the way as the largest provider of STEM programs in North America. Our classes are big on creativity, collaboration and fun!

Through Sylvan EDGE programs, your child can get to grips with crucial 21st-centuy STEM skills that can help pave the way for greater success in school and even in high-demand careers. Our range of programs includes science, math, robotics, coding and engineering.

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 effective college prep courses and ACT® and SAT® test prep programs can help your teen say goodbye to jitters and hello to greater confidence.

From learning how to craft an effective application essay to developing advanced study skills techniques, Sylvan can help your teen prepare for college and the future. Get ready to watch college dreams move within reach!

Great Results Begin with Sylvan

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. 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.

On average, Sylvan students achieve up to two to three times more improvement in their math and reading scores than non-Sylvan students. With talented tutors, interactive learning experiences and over 40 years of expertise, we’re ready to inspire your child to achieve all of his or her goals.

Start Your Journey Today

Get your child started with a Sylvan Insight™ Assessment. Call or fill out our online form to learn more about our method to pinpoint your child's strengths and skill gaps. You'll love seeing your child's scores and confidence grow!