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

Yaseen stands against a brick wall wearing a blue plaid shirt

This Young Student’s App was Recognized by Apple

At just 8 years old, Yasseen practices Judo, is an accomplished pianist and most recently, an app developer. His parents enrolled him in the Kumon Math Program when he was five years old because they wanted to strengthen his math skills. They never imagined how deeply he would fall in love with math.

Hazel poses in a chair at the student conference

Perseverance Helps This Young Tennis Player Win On And Off The Court

Hazel, 14-years-old, Math Level M, Reading Program Completer

Venus and Serena Williams, Andy Roddick, Arthur Ashe, Billie Jean King, and John McEnroe all share a common bond that’s much more than the love of tennis. These tennis legends display a high-level of mental focus and intensity in their matches. Whether they are walking

Colleen holds an American flag after winning a race.

Clearing the Hurdles: A Runner’s Road to the Olympics

Every four years, the world comes together through a common bond as spectators, fans, and aspiring athletes alike, to watch the world’s elite athletes compete at the Summer Olympics. The Olympics have historically evoked a sense of inspiration and pride, often leaving spectators on the edge of their seats as they cheer for a

Ryan poses in a chair at the student conference

Self-learning and Determination Has Helped This Boy Scout Overcome Challenges

Ryan, 13-years-old, Math Level L, Reading Program Completer

For over 100 years, The Boy Scouts of America has aimed to foster the youth of America by developing responsible citizens through outdoor activities, educational programs, philanthropic work, and career-orientated programs. The scouting method instills the values of trustworthiness, good citizenship, and outdoor skills in every