No two students are the same, so learning shouldn’t be one-size-fits-all either! The talented tutors at Sylvan Learning in Appomattox can provide the personal learning experience your child needs to excel in the classroom and beyond.


We’re trusted for our proven tutoring programs, but that’s just the beginning of what we have to offer. We offer everything from ACT and SAT test prep and college readiness to math skill programs and innovate STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) courses, so kids are kept engaged and motivated to accomplish their goals every step of the way. We know how to get amazing results, and that includes boosting scores and confidence.

Our Appomattox programs include:

Personal Tutoring

Families choose Sylvan because we’re known for getting tangible results. Our students generally see a boost of up to two to three times more growth in their math and reading scores than non-Sylvan students. What’s our secret? 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 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’re dedicated to ensuring your child feels inspired, motivated and engaged 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. Our expert math teachers use interactive technology and a variety of games, puzzles and brainteasers to leave frustration behind and make learning math a fun and exciting experience.

These days, math is taught a little differently than when you were in school; fortunately, our teachers are well-educated on that topic. (Yay!) That means what we teach at Sylvan can help make a major difference in the classroom.

STEM Programs

Sylvan leads the way as the largest provider of STEM programs in North America. These interactive courses are designed to foster creativity and imagination while being big on fun!

Sylvan EDGE programs are the perfect way to get your child familiar with essential 21st-century STEM skills that can help equip him or her for success n the classroom and beyond. Our programs are big on fun and innovation and include robotics, coding, engineering, science and math.

Your child will have plenty of fun learning how to use our kid-friendly software and partnering with peers on cool projects — it’s the perfect way to develop a love for STEM!

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 developing better time management and organization skills to writing an impressive application essay, Sylvan has the comprehensive programs your teen needs to successfully prepare for college and beyond. Reach those college goals with confidence!

Sylvan Has a Proven Track Record of Success

Let’s face the facts: if you sign your child up for a tutoring program, you want to be sure that program will make an impact in the classroom. Fortunately, when you turn to Sylvan for personal tutoring in Appomattox, you don’t just get a tutor, you get a team with a proven track record of achieving results.

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

Get Your Child an Academic Checkup

For a limited time, you can take advantage of an Academic Checkup. Get in touch with us today to learn more about our proven method to pinpoint your child's strengths and skill gaps. Achieve better results and greater confidence with Sylvan!