Different students have different needs, which is why learning should never been one-dimensional. The expert tutors at Sylvan Learning Centers in Nags Head 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. From cutting-edge courses in STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) to math skill practice and college and career prep, we motivate students to accomplish their goals — all while having plenty of fun in the process! With great results to show for it, Sylvan knows just what it takes to improve scores and boost confidence.

Our Nags Head programs include:

Personal Tutoring

At Sylvan, we deliver amazing results. Compared to non-Sylvan students, our students typically see up to two to three times greater results in their reading and math scores. How? Through an effective combination of tailored teaching and hands-on technology, we deliver a learning experience that’s as unique as your child.

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. We’re dedicated to ensuring your child feels inspired, motivated and engaged each step of the way.

Math, Algebra and Beyond

From learning the basics to mastering advanced algebra, Sylvan has a program for every family 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.

These days, math is taught a little differently in school than you might remember; rest assured, our teachers know all about that. (Hurrah!) That’s how you can be sure what we teach at Sylvan is going to make a big impact in the classroom and beyond.

STEM Programs

No one in North America provides more STEM classes than Sylvan. Our classes are highly creative, highly interactive and highly fun!

Our Sylvan EDGE programs are a fantastic way to equip your child with vital 21st-century STEM skills that can help further success in the classroom and even provide a solid foundation for a future career. Big on fun and innovation, these programs include everything from math and science to coding, robotics and engineering.

Through a combination of interactive software, hands-on activities and collaborative projects, we make it easy to foster a love for STEM!

College Prep

With our college prep programs and ACT® and SAT® test prep courses, your teen can shake off those nerves and get ready to take on the college admissions process with confidence.

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 watch college dreams move within reach!

Real Results Start with Sylvan

Let’s face it: if you’re going to hire a tutor, you want to know you’re making a difference in the classroom. This is what makes Sylvan an excellent choice when it comes to personal tutoring in Nags Head, because our team is passionate about delivering real results for families — and we have the proven track record to show for it.

Our students usually see up to two to three times more progress in their math and reading scores than non-Sylvan students. With our talented tutors, custom learning plans and over 35 years of experience, we know just what it takes to help kids soar.

Start Your Journey and Save!

Boost scores and confidence with Sylvan! Take the first step and get started today for just $95*. Just give us a call or complete our online form to learn more.