Every child’s needs are different, so learning should never be one-size-fits-all! The expert tutors at Sylvan Learning in Elizabeth City offer tailored learning experiences that help children succeed 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. Whether your child needs help mastering tricky math concepts or guidance with test, college and career prep, we can help him or her achieve greater success — all while having fun at every stage of the journey! With impressive results to show for it, Sylvan knows how to effectively raise scores and bolster confidence.

Our Elizabeth City programs include:

Personal Tutoring

Families choose Sylvan because we’re known for getting tangible results. Sylvan students typically see up to up two to three times more growth in their math and reading scores than other kids. How? We combine personal learning with interactive technology to deliver an experience that’s engaging and focused on your child’s unique needs.

At Sylvan, we take the time to get to know your son or daughter’s unique needs and adapt the learning process to meet his or her pace and skills. This is how we help ensure your child progresses while staying inspired and engaged every step of the way.

Math, Algebra and Beyond

Whether your child is starting with the basics or needs help mastering tricky algebra concepts, we have a variety of programs to suit all needs and budgets. We combine interactive software, hands-on activities and challenging games to ensure learning math is a fun and motivating (but never frustrating) experience.

When it comes to the new ways that math is taught in school these days, our teachers know all about that. (Thank goodness!) You can feel good knowing that what we teach at Sylvan can lead to greater results in the classroom — and beyond.

STEM Programs

Sylvan is leading the way as the largest provider of STEM programs in North America. These interactive courses are designed to foster creativity and imagination while being big on 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. Big on fun and innovation, these programs include everything from math and science to coding, robotics and engineering.

Kids dive deep into STEM topics and develop their teamwork skills at the same time as they get hands-on with interactive software and collaborative activities.

College Prep

Nervous about the college admissions process? Our ACT® and SAT® test prep courses and college prep programs can help your teen tackle jitters and say hello to college with confidence.

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 ready to watch college dreams move within reach!

Get Great Results with Sylvan

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. Families trust Sylvan for personal tutoring in Elizabeth City because our programs deliver tangible results.

Students who come to Sylvan generally see up to two to three times more growth in their reading and math scores than other students. With tailored learning, expert tutors and nearly 40 years of experience, we inspire kids to realize their potential.

Get Started and Save!

Get started with a Sylvan Insight™ Assessment today and save with our limited-time $95 offer. It's an awesome way to pinpoint your child's strengths and skill gaps. Call or submit our online form now to learn more. Get to know how Sylvan delivers greater results and bigger smiles.