Success Stories –

Success Stories  

Stories about REAL Kumon students and their success in school and beyond.

Meet Michael, a 12-year-old Studying Advanced Algebra after One Year in Kumon

  Michael is the perfect example that not all Kumon Students are the same. His parents first enrolled him in Kumon for extra help with his math and reading skills. His Instructor quickly realized his potential and her individualized lesson planning helped him achieve more than he ever imagined. You might also be interested in: […]


Learning without Limits: This 6th Grader is Taking College Courses

Luca, 12-years-old, Level J One of the founding principles of the Kumon Method is to instill a love of learning in youth. Kumon did just that for Luca. At 12-years-old, he’s enrolled in college courses at his local community college. That’s on top of his regular schoolwork, coding courses and his Kumon assignments. “Each class, […]


Marcus and Xavier: Individuals in their own right, but on the same path towards learning success

Marcus and Xavier are seven year old twin brothers who light up their local Kumon Math & Reading Center with their wit and charm. Marcus gave his Kumon Instructor a chuckle when he told her he was too tired to get his Kumon homework 100 percent correct. Xavier is good humored and studious. Their individuality […]


How One Girl’s Love for Reading Led Her to Become the Scripps National Spelling Bee Winner

“Children are made readers on the laps of their parents.”—Emilie Buchwald   Anupama began reading to her daughter, Ananya, as a baby. She would take her to the public library every week to pick out books to take home. Reading became a special bonding moment between the mother and daughter. Little did Anupama know, she […]