Contact Information

Phone: (831) 449-7551
Fax: (831) 449-7640
Monday: 10:00 AM - 7:30 PM
Tuesday: 10:00 AM - 7:30 PM
Wednesday: 10:00 AM - 7:30 PM
Thursday: 10:00 AM - 7:30 PM
Friday: 12:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Saturday: 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Sunday: Closed

High School Tutoring Programs

Math

    High School Math

    From formulas to equations, high school math can be overwhelming – even if your teenager is a good student in other subject areas. Our math tutors can pinpoint the help your teenager needs to complete math homework more independently, excel in the classroom and prepare for a bright future. We’ll develop a personalized learning plan and keep your teen’s goals and interests in mind every step of the way with lessons that are engaging, motivating and rewarding. Start making high school math manageable today! Find out how we can help with the following subject areas:

    • Algebra 1
    • Algebra 2
    • Geometry
    • Trigonometry
    • Pre-calculus
    • And more!

    Integrated & Senior Math

    We understand every student learns math differently. At Sylvan, our patient math experts will tailor a personalized learning plan based on the exact needs of your teenager. Because our integrated and senior math programs follow the same curriculum used in your teenager’s school, you can be assured that success seen at Sylvan will also be seen in the classroom. Find out how we can help your teenager work comfortably and confidently with the following math processes and concepts:

    • Algebraic concepts
    • Geometric concepts
    • Trigonometric concepts
    • Patterns and relationships
    • Data analysis
    • Linear, exponential and quadratic functions
    • Probability
    • And more!

    State Test Preparation

    It is that time of year! Teachers are preparing students to score proficient or advanced on the STAR test. Let Sylvan help prepare your students to score proficient or advanced in reading and math. Our program starts with a pre-assessment, then students are placed in small groups (6 to 8 students) where they receive 30 hours of instruction from trained teachers. After the instruction, students take a post-assessment. Parents receive a mid-term progress report and final progress report from a Sylvan Director.

    Please call for details and prices!

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.

    State Test Preparation

    It is that time of year! Teachers are preparing students to score proficient or advanced on the STAR test. Let Sylvan help prepare your students to score proficient or advanced in reading and math. Our program starts with a pre-assessment, then students are placed in small groups (6 to 8 students) where they receive 30 hours of instruction from trained teachers. After the instruction, students take a post-assessment. Parents receive a mid-term progress report and final progress report from a Sylvan Director.

    Please call for details and prices!

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

Study Skills

    High School Study Skills

    Does your teenager need help with study and organizational skills? With Sylvan’s study skills program, we’ll help your teenager learn how to manage time and daily coursework with ease. From discovering the right way to take notes and study to learning how to complete research for papers and assignments, our study skills program will help your teenager become a better student in high school – and beyond. We’re here to help with the following skills:

    • Organization and time management
    • Note-taking
    • Reading and studying
    • Test-taking strategies

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.