Your son or daughter isn’t one-dimensional, so learning shouldn’t be one-size-fits-all either! At Sylvan Learning Centers in McAllen, 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. With programming ranging from math skill practice and college prep to leading-edge STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) courses, we help ensure kids are achieving success and having fun at the same time! With great results to show for it, Sylvan knows just what it takes to improve scores and boost confidence.

Our McAllen programs include:

Personal Tutoring

At Sylvan, we know how to get results — and it shows. In fact, when compared to non-Sylvan students, our students typically see up to two to three times greater improvement in their math and reading scores. How do we do it? We fuse the very best in teaching and technology to deliver a learning experience that’s engaging and motivating, but never frustrating.

At Sylvan, we get to know your child’s unique needs and learning style before creating a custom learning plan that’s at the right pace and skill level. We work hard to ensure your child stays engaged, motivated and inspired each and 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. At Sylvan, interactive technology, collaborative activities, and fun games and puzzles all combine to make learning math a blast.

When it comes to the new ways that math is taught in school these days, our teachers know all about that. (Yay!) That means what we teach at Sylvan can help make a major difference in the classroom.

STEM Programs

Sylvan is the biggest provider of STEM classes in North America. Creativity, innovation and fun all play a big part in these classes!

Sylvan EDGE programs help equip students with critical 21st-century STEM skills that they can put to use in school and even in future careers. These fun, creative programs cover areas including science, math, engineering, coding and robotics.

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

College Prep

Our ACT® and SAT® test prep programs and college prep courses can help your teen say goodbye to jitters and bring on the college admissions process with confidence.

From writing an effective application essay to mastering advanced study skills, we can help your son or daughter successfully prepare for the challenges of college and future careers. Now is the time to achieve those college goals!

Sylvan Achieves Impressive Results

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. When it comes to personal tutoring in McAllen, Sylvan offers a full team of expert tutors and proven results, so you can choose us with confidence!

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

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