No two students are the same, so learning shouldn’t be one-size-fits-all either! The certified instructors at Sylvan Learning in Alexandria are here to provide the personalized learning experience that’s right for your child, so he or she can accomplish his or her goals in the classroom and beyond.


Families trust us for our proven tutoring programs and so much more. 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 Alexandria programs include:

Personal Tutoring

At Sylvan, we’re known for getting real results. In fact, our students usually see up to two to three times more improvement in their math and reading scores than their peers. How is this done? Through an effective combination of tailored teaching and hands-on technology, we deliver a learning experience that’s as unique as your child.

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 feel good knowing your child will stay engaged and inspired each step of the way.

Math, Algebra and Beyond

From addition and subtraction to advanced algebra, we have the program that’s right for your 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 are skilled in the new ways that math is taught in schools these days. (Yesss!) 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

When it comes to STEM classes in North America, Sylvan is the largest provider. These interactive courses are designed to foster creativity and imagination while being big on fun!

Sylvan EDGE programs provide an excellent introduction to important 21st-century STEM skills that can help set your child on the path to success in school and even in a future career. These fun and innovative programs include topics from math and science to robotics, coding and engineering.

Our easy-to-use software, interactive activities and team projects all help cultivate a comfortable, collaborative atmosphere where learning STEM is fun!

College Prep

Is your teen nervous about the college admissions process? Help him or her feel confident and prepared with our ACT® and SAT® test prep programs and college prep courses.

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. Get ready to watch college dreams move within reach!

Get Proven Results with Sylvan

When deciding on the right tutoring program for your child, you want to be sure the program will have a positive impact in school. This is what makes Sylvan an excellent choice when it comes to personal tutoring in Alexandria, because our team is passionate about delivering real results for families — and we have the proven track record to show for it.

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. From our expert tutors and personalized learning plans to our nearly 40 years of experience, we know exactly what it takes for students to succeed.

Get Started with Sylvan and Save!

Take advantage of our special offer and get started for only $95. It's an awesome way to pinpoint your child's strengths and skill gaps. Call or submit our online form now to learn more. You'll love watching your son or daughter's scores and confidence improve!