Your son or daughter isn’t one-dimensional, so learning shouldn’t be one-size-fits-all either! The certified instructors at Sylvan Learning in Newport News 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.


At Sylvan, we offer proven tutoring programs and much, much more. 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! With proven results, we know just what it takes to boost scores and confidence.

Our Newport News programs include:

Personal Tutoring

At Sylvan, we understand how to get great results. 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. What’s our secret? We bring teaching and technology together to develop an engaging, personalized learning experience that’s big on fun.

Our teachers will work with your son or daughter to make sure learning is happening in the way that works best for him or her — at the right pace, in the right style, with the right skills. This is how you can feel assured your child is progressing while staying engaged and motivated.

Math, Algebra and Beyond

From fractions and decimals to algebra and trigonometry, our comprehensive range of math programs means we have something for every family’s needs and budget. At Sylvan, interactive technology, collaborative activities, and fun games and puzzles all combine to make learning math a blast.

Our teachers know just what goes into teaching math in school these days. (Bravo!) At Sylvan, our programs are specifically designed to help kids achieve real results in the classroom.

STEM Programs

No one in North America provides more STEM classes than Sylvan. Our classes are big on creativity, collaboration and fun!

Through Sylvan EDGE programs, your child can get to grips with crucial 21st-centuy STEM skills that can help pave the way for greater success in school and even in high-demand careers. Our innovative, fun-filled programs include coding, robotics, engineering, science and, of course, math.

Your child will have an amazing time tinkering with our kid-friendly technology, collaborating with a partner and getting hands-on with projects!

College Prep

Nervous about the college admissions process? Our ACT® and SAT® test prep courses and college prep programs can help your teen tackle jitters and say hello to college 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. The road to future success starts with Sylvan!

Sylvan Has a Proven Track Record of Success

If you’re thinking of hiring a tutor for your son or daughter, you want to be sure that what your child learns will make an impact in school. Families trust Sylvan for personal tutoring in Newport News because our programs deliver tangible results.

Students who come to Sylvan generally see up to two to three times more growth in their reading and math scores than other students. With our certified tutors, personal learning and nearly 40 years of experience, we inspire kids to be their best.

Start Today and Save!

Get started today and save with our limited-time $95 offer. It's a great way to pinpoint strengths and identify skill gaps, so contact us today to learn more. You'll love watching your son or daughter's scores and confidence improve!