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

Varnica poses in a chair at the student conference

Future Programmer Embraces the Value of STEM Education

Varnica, 13-years-old, Math Level J, Reading Program Completer  

The education of science, technology, engineering, and math widely referred to as STEM, has gained popularity in recent years. With the increase in awareness and programs available for young students, there has been an emergence in STEM-related careers, and that demand will only continue to rise.  

At the 2015 White House Science Fair, former U.S.

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Happy National Siblings Day Graphic with picture of Sohavi and Waris

These Siblings Share a Common Bond Through Kumon

Sohavi and Waris are your typical siblings. Sohavi has a strong interest in dance and Waris loves basketball! Sohavi hopes to become a hedge fund manager (if her rock career doesn’t work out) and Waris dreams of becoming a software engineer (if he’s not drafted by the Milwaukee Bucks of course)! Differences aside, siblings often

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Jake poses in a chair at the student conference

This Future Jiu-Jitsu Black Belt Applies Discipline and Repetition In-and-Out of the Classroom

Jake, 10-years-old, Math Level I

10-year-old Jake is far from your ordinary 5th grade student, as he’s currently working on algebraic concepts such as the multiplication of polynomials and quadratic functions in the Kumon Math Program. Jake began his Kumon journey five years ago, and since then his tenacity and commitment have been a

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Haley sits in a chair posing for a picture

SUCCESS IN KUMON INSPIRED THIS YOUNG STUDENT TO EXCEL IN THE POOL

Haley, 14-years-old, Math Level N, Reading Program Completer

Michael Phelps, the most successful and decorated Olympian of all time, once said, “You can’t put a limit to anything. The more you dream, the farther you get.”

Just like Michael Phelps, Haley had an interest in swimming, but the sport didn’t necessarily come naturally

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