Every child’s needs are different, so learning should never be one-size-fits-all! At Sylvan Learning in Rockford, our knowledgeable and friendly tutors can deliver the personal learning experience your child needs to achieve his or her goals in the classroom and beyond.


At Sylvan, we’re known for personal tutoring — but that’s not all. 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 results to show for it, we understand just what it takes to raise scores and confidence.

Our Rockford programs include:

Personal Tutoring

Families come to Sylvan because we’re known for delivering real results. In fact, our students tend to see up to two to three times more growth in their reading and math scores than non-Sylvan students. How do we do this? Through a winning combination of personal teaching and interactive technology, we make sure learning is engaging, motivating and fun at all times.

At Sylvan, we want to ensure your child is learning in the way that’s best for him or her, which is why we take the time to understand your child’s needs, challenges and goals and tailor our learning plans accordingly. 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. We use engaging technology, interactive exercises and brain-boosting activities to make learning math fun and challenging, but never frustrating.

Our instructors know just how math is taught in school these days. (Hurrah!) At Sylvan, our programs are specifically designed to help kids achieve real results 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!

Our Sylvan EDGE programs can equip your child with a solid foundation of vital 21st-century STEM skills that can contribute to success in the classroom and in high-demand careers. Big on fun and innovation, these programs include everything from math and science to coding, robotics and engineering.

We make learning STEM skills fun and interactive through kid-friendly software and collaborative projects and games.

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 developing advanced test prep and study skills techniques to learning how to craft an effective application essay, Sylvan can help your child feel prepared and well-equipped to face the challenges of college. Get ready to conquer those college goals!

Sylvan Has a Proven Track Record of Success

If you’re considering signing your son or daughter up for a tutoring program, you want to make sure the program you choose will translate to success in the classroom. You can count on the entire Sylvan team in Rockford for the best in personal tutoring. Our team has a proven track record of producing real results!

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

Get Started and Save!

Take advantage of our special offer and get started with an Academic Checkup for only $95. Contact us now to learn how we can pinpoint your child's strengths and identify skill gaps that need a little extra attention. Find out how Sylvan can help your child's scores and confidence soar!