No two students are the same, so learning shouldn’t be one-size-fits-all either! The certified instructors at Sylvan Learning in Yakima 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.


We’re trusted for our proven tutoring programs, but that’s just the beginning of what we have to offer. Whether your child needs help mastering tricky math concepts or guidance with test, college and career prep, we can help him or her achieve greater success — all while having fun at every stage of the journey! With proven results, we know just what it takes to boost scores and confidence.

Our Yakima programs include:

Personal Tutoring

Families come to Sylvan because we’re known for delivering real 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 unite expert teaching with collaborative, interactive technology to create an engaging learning experience that’s fun, but never frustrating.

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. We want to make certain your child feels engaged and motivated at every stage of the learning process.

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. We use engaging technology, interactive exercises and brain-boosting activities to make learning math fun and challenging, but never frustrating.

These days, math is taught a little differently in school than you might remember; rest assured, our teachers know all about that. (Bravo!) 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. Our classes are big on creativity, collaboration and 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.

With our kid-friendly software and hands-on projects and activities, your child will develop a love for STEM in no time!

College Prep

With our college prep programs and ACT® and SAT® test prep courses, your teen can shake off those nerves and get ready to take on the college admissions process with confidence.

From learning how to tackle advanced research assignments to drafting an impressive application essay, Sylvan is here to help your teen get ready for college and beyond. Get started on the path to success!

Get Great 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 Yakima, Sylvan offers a full team of expert tutors and proven results, so you can choose us with confidence!

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

Start Your Journey and Save!

Enjoy our limited-time offer and start with a Sylvan Insight™ Assessment today for only $95. It's a great way to pinpoint strengths and identify skill gaps, so contact us today to learn more. Better scores and greater confidence start with Sylvan.