Different students have different needs, which is why learning should never been one-dimensional. The expert tutors at Sylvan Learning in Alexandria 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 interactive courses in STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) to math skill programs and college and career prep, we inspire kids to achieve their full potential — all while having fun along the way! We know just how to improve scores and confidence — and we have the results to show for it.

Our Alexandria programs include:

Personal Tutoring

At Sylvan, we’re known for getting real 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 want to ensure your child is learning in the way that’s best for him or her, which is why we take the time to understand your child’s needs, challenges and goals and tailor our learning plans accordingly. You can be assured your child will stay motivated and inspired at all stages of the learning journey.

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. We combine interactive software, hands-on activities and challenging games to ensure learning math is a fun and motivating (but never frustrating) experience.

Our teachers know just what goes into teaching math in school these days. (Yay!) You can be confident that what we teach at Sylvan is designed to achieve bigger results in the classroom and beyond.

STEM Programs

When it comes to STEM classes in North America, Sylvan is the largest provider. Our classes nurture creativity, imagination and big-time fun!

Sylvan EDGE programs introduce your child to important 21st-century STEM skills for success in school and in high-demand careers. Our range of programs includes science, math, 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 craft an effective application essay to developing advanced study skills techniques, Sylvan can help your teen prepare for college and the future. The road to future success starts with Sylvan!

Real Results Start with Sylvan

When considering tutoring options for your child, you want to be certain that the tutoring program you go with will translate to greater success in school. You can count on the entire Sylvan team in Alexandria for the best in personal tutoring. Our team has a proven track record of producing real 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. At Sylvan, we’ve been inspiring kids to be their best for nearly 40 years — and we have the certified instructors and personal learning experience your child needs to go further.

Start Learning and Save!

Take advantage of our limited-time offer and get started with an Academic Checkup for just $95. It's our proven method to pinpoint any student's strengths and highlight any skill gaps for extra attention. Simply contact us today for more info. Better scores and greater confidence start with Sylvan.