Contact Information

Phone: (209) 823-9252
Fax: (209) 823-9158
Monday: 11:00 AM - 7:30 PM
Tuesday: 11:00 AM - 7:30 PM
Wednesday: 11:00 AM - 7:30 PM
Thursday: 11:00 AM - 7:30 PM
Friday: 11:00 AM - 6:30 PM
Saturday: 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Sunday: Closed

High School Tutoring Programs

Reading

    High School Reading

    It is critical to not underestimate the importance of reading in high school–particularly as complex assignments and long-term projects require more attention to and strength in this area! Let Sylvan’s reading experts develop a personalized plan to help your teenager become a more proficient and confident reader in the following areas:

    • Fluency
    • Word analysis
    • Vocabulary
    • Reading comprehension
    • And more!

    Advanced Reading Skills

    Sylvan's Advanced Reading Skills program can raise your child’s effective reading rate by 50% with as little as twelve hours of instruction.* Increased reading speed and improved comprehension can help your child with test-taking, studying and more!

    *Individual results may vary. Please contact us for more information.

Writing

    High School Writing

    Strong writing skills in high school are crucial to your teenager’s success in life. Our writing program will help your teen tackle the toughest classroom writing assignments, perform better on tests, and prepare for state assessments and the SAT/ACT® with confidence. Find out how Sylvan can tailor a plan to improve your teen’s writing skills in the following areas:

    • Applying the writing process from pre-writing through publishing
    • Applying composition techniques to new and existing writing assignments, including the development of effective thesis statements, development of topic sentences and supporting paragraphs, and organization of details and transitions
    • Understanding and composing different writing forms, including descriptive, narrative, expository, and persuasive
    • Analyzing works of literature and nonfiction, summarizing texts in writing, composing a research paper, and more

College Prep

    SAT* Test Prep

    Sylvan's SAT preparation course provides personalized instruction in a small group setting. From timed practice tests to proven test-taking strategies and techniques, our test prep experts will ensure your teenager is prepared on test day. Take steps to increase your teenager’s score today! Register for an upcoming SAT prep class.

    *SAT is a registered trademark of the College Board, which was not involved in the production of, and does not endorse this product.

    ACT® Test Prep

    With competition to get into college on the rise, Sylvan's ACT preparation course can increase your child’s ACT score. Our personalized approach to test prep teaches the test-taking strategies and techniques your teenager needs to approach test day with confidence. Learn more about ACT test preparation from Sylvan and enroll today.

    ACT is registered trademark of ACT Inc.