Your child’s strengths and challenges are unique, so it only makes sense that learning should never be one-size-fits-all. The talented tutors at Sylvan Learning in Elizabeth City 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 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 how to get amazing results, and that includes boosting scores and confidence.

Our Elizabeth City programs include:

Personal Tutoring

Families trust Sylvan because we deliver impressive results. Sylvan students generally achieve up to two to three times greater growth in their math and reading scores than their peers. How do we do this? We combine personal learning with interactive technology to deliver an experience that’s engaging and focused on your child’s unique needs.

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. You can feel good knowing your child will stay engaged and inspired each 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. Through an effective combination of hands-on technology, collaborative activities and brain-boosting games, we make learning math a fun and engaging experience.

Our teachers are knowledgeable about the new ways that math is taught in school today. (Whew!) You’ll know that what we’re doing at Sylvan is making a big difference in the classroom.

STEM Programs

At Sylvan, we take pride in being the largest branded provider of STEM programs in North America. Our classes are big on creativity, collaboration and fun!

Sylvan EDGE programs provide an important opportunity for children to learn 21st-century STEM skills that can help them achieve greater results in school and even in high-demand careers. 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

With our ACT® and SAT® test prep programs and college prep courses, your teen can say goodbye to butterflies and make college dreams a reality.

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. Get started on the path to success!

Sylvan Achieves Impressive Results

Let’s face the facts: if you sign your child up for a tutoring program, you want to be sure that program will make an impact in the classroom. That’s what makes Sylvan a great choice when it comes to personal tutoring in Elizabeth City, because our expert team of tutors has a proven track record of achieving great results.

Case in point: Sylvan students tend to achieve up to two to three times more growth in their math and reading scores than their peers. With our certified tutors, personal learning and 40 years of experience, we inspire kids to be their best.

Get Started Today with an Academic Checkup!

Get started sooner: for a limited time, you can sign up for an Academic Checkup. It's a great way to pinpoint strengths and identify skill gaps, so contact us today to learn more. Get to know how Sylvan delivers greater results and bigger smiles.