No two students are the same, so learning shouldn’t be one-size-fits-all either! The knowledgeable tutors at Sylvan Learning in Newport News can give your child the personalized learning experience he or she needs to achieve success in the classroom 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. With programming ranging from math skill practice and college prep to leading-edge STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) courses, we help ensure kids are achieving success and having fun at the same time! With proven results, we know just what it takes to boost scores and confidence.

Our Newport News 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 do we achieve this? We use the best in teaching and technology to make learning personal and engaging.

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. This is how you can feel assured your child is progressing while staying engaged and motivated.

Math, Algebra and Beyond

Whether your child is starting with the basics or needs help mastering tricky algebra concepts, we have a variety of programs to suit all needs and budgets. We use engaging technology, interactive exercises and brain-boosting activities to make learning math fun and challenging, but never frustrating.

Our instructors know just how math is taught in school these days. (Hooray!) You can feel good knowing that what we teach at Sylvan can lead to greater results in the classroom — and beyond.

STEM Programs

At Sylvan, we take pride in being the largest branded provider of STEM programs in North America. Our classes encourage kids to get creative while having plenty of fun!

Sylvan EDGE programs provide an important opportunity for children to learn 21st-century STEM skills that can help them achieve greater results in school and even in high-demand careers. Our cool programs include science, engineering, coding, robotics 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

Get rid of those jitters! Our ACT® and SAT® test prep programs and college prep courses are an excellent way for your teen to eliminate nerves and successfully prepare for college 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. Get ready to watch your child’s confidence soar!

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 Newport News, because our team is passionate about delivering real results for families — and we have the proven track record to show for it.

In fact, our students see up to two to three times more growth in their reading and math scores than their peers. With tailored learning, expert tutors and nearly 40 years of experience, we inspire kids to realize their potential.

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Enjoy our limited-time offer and start with an Academic Checkup today for only $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. You'll love watching your son or daughter's scores and confidence improve!