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Success Stories  

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

Aspiring Hockey Analyst Stays In It to Win It

Anwit, 11-years-old,
Math Level L, Reading Level J

“As the legendary hockey player Wayne Gretzky once said, ‘You miss 100% of the shots you don’t take.’” 11-year-old Anwit explained, “I try to follow that advice in my everyday life, and work to upkeep the perseverance to reach


This Taekwondo Black Belt Doesn’t Shy Away From A Challenge

Prisha, 10-years-old, Math Level I, Reading Level K

When 10-year-old Prisha is competing in a Taekwondo match, she
leverages the extreme focus and perseverance she has worked so hard to obtain
in order to power through. Achieving the rank of 2nd degree black
belt is just one


Kumon Student Aspires to Become an Entrepreneur like his Idol Mark Zuckerberg

Gaurav, 11-years old, Math Level J, Reading Level HI

Mark Zuckerberg is
the iconic internet entrepreneur who Co-founded Facebook. He is also Gaurav’s
inspiration. Gaurav aspires to also be a brilliant entrepreneur and create a
very successful business of his own one day.


Diligence and Perseverance Keep This Kumon Student and Volunteer on The Fast Track to Success

Mai, 11-years-old, Math Level J, Reading Program Completer

12-year-old Mai is far from a typical –sixth
grader. In addition to being trilingual, she is a competitive
figure skater, capable of moves you’d see watching the Olympics. She is also an
advanced piano