Each student has different needs and challenges, which is why learning shouldn’t be one-size-fits-all. When you turn to Sylvan Learning in Newport News, you can expect our talented tutors to deliver the personal learning experience your child needs to go further in school and beyond.


At Sylvan, we offer proven tutoring programs and much, 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 impressive results to show for it, Sylvan knows how to effectively raise scores and bolster confidence.

Our Newport News programs include:

Personal Tutoring

Families turn to Sylvan because we get great 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. How do we do this? We combine personal learning with interactive technology to deliver an experience that’s engaging and focused on your child’s unique needs.

Our talented tutors will work with your child to ensure the learning process is at the right pace and skill level for him or her. We want to make certain your child feels engaged and motivated at every stage of the learning process.

Math, Algebra and Beyond

From kindergarten math to help with advanced algebra, we have the right math program for your family and budget. We use engaging technology, interactive exercises and brain-boosting activities to make learning math fun and challenging, but never frustrating.

Our teachers are knowledgeable about the new ways that math is taught in school today. (Yay!) Everything we teach at Sylvan is designed to make a greater impact in the classroom and beyond.

STEM Programs

Sylvan is pleased to be the largest provider of STEM classes across North America. These interactive courses are designed to foster creativity and imagination while being big on fun!

Sylvan EDGE programs are a great way to get your child familiar with vital 21st-century STEM skills that can lead to greater success in the classroom and even in future careers. Our range of programs includes science, math, robotics, coding and engineering.

Your child will have a blast with our kid-friendly software, hands-on activities and collaborative projects that foster camaraderie and a love for STEM!

College Prep

Our college prep courses and ACT® and SAT® test prep programs are a great way for your teen to eliminate jitters and turn college goals into reality.

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. Now is the time to achieve those college goals!

Achieve Amazing Results with Sylvan

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. When it comes to personal tutoring in Newport News, Sylvan has a proven track record of delivering 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. At Sylvan, we’ve been inspiring kids to be their best for 40 years — and we have the certified instructors and personal learning experience your child needs to go further.

Get Started and Save!

Get started sooner: for a limited time, you can sign up for a Sylvan Insight™ Assessment for just $95. Call or fill out our online form to learn more about our method to pinpoint your child's strengths and skill gaps. You'll soon see how Sylvan delivers greater results and bigger smiles.