Different students have different needs, which is why learning should never been one-dimensional. At Sylvan Learning in McAllen, our experienced tutors can provide the custom learning experience your child needs to realize his or her potential in school and beyond.


At Sylvan, we’re known for personal tutoring — but that’s not all. 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 McAllen 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 do we get there? We combine personal learning with interactive technology to deliver an experience that’s engaging and focused on your child’s unique needs.

Our expert instructors are here to ensure your child is learning in the way that’s right for him or her, which is why we take the time to get to know his or her needs, challenges, skill level and pace. You can be assured your child will stay motivated and inspired at all stages of the learning journey.

Math, Algebra and Beyond

From addition and subtraction to algebra and trigonometry, we have the right program for your family’s needs and budget. We combine interactive software, hands-on activities and challenging games to ensure learning math is a fun and motivating (but never frustrating) experience.

Our instructors know just how math is taught in school these days. (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

Sylvan is proud to be the biggest provider of STEM programs in North America. Our classes are highly creative, highly interactive and highly fun!

Sylvan EDGE programs introduce your child to important 21st-century STEM skills for success in school and in high-demand careers. These fun and innovative programs include topics from math and science to robotics, coding and engineering.

With our kid-friendly software and hands-on projects and activities, your child will develop a love for STEM in no time!

College Prep

Our effective college prep courses and ACT® and SAT® test prep programs can help your teen say goodbye to jitters and hello to greater confidence.

From learning how to tackle advanced research assignments to drafting an impressive application essay, Sylvan is here to help your teen get ready for college and beyond. Reach those college goals with confidence!

Our Programs Lead to Real Results

When deciding on the right tutoring program for your child, you want to be sure the program will have a positive impact in school. When you choose Sylvan for personal tutoring in McAllen, you can rest assured you’re getting a full team of experts with a track record of achieving great results.

Did you know? Our students typically achieve up to two to three times more growth in their math and reading scores than non-Sylvan students. With our talented tutors, custom learning plans and nearly 40 years of experience, we know just what it takes to help kids soar.

Start Learning and Save!

Enjoy our limited-time offer and start with an Academic Checkup today for only $95. It's a great way to pinpoint strengths and identify skill gaps, so contact us today to learn more. Better scores and greater confidence start with Sylvan.