Stories about REAL Kumon students and their success in school and beyond.
Praksitha’s love for math and general tenacity has helped her get ahead both in-and-out of the classroom. Already setting the goal to one day become a pathologist, she is determined to stay ahead academically, while maintaining a well-rounded extracurricular activity schedule.
She has a love for ice skating and Bharatanatyam – a form of Indian classical dance, but she also enjoys assisting others. Helping her fellow classmates solve tough math problems in class is notREAD MORE >
Harita, 14, a Math and Reading Program Completer, hiking the Skagway Glacier in Alaska
At 14 years old, Harita loves to be challenged. Whether she’s on adventurous vacations with her family, practicing the violin or playing volleyball, she loves to be tested both mentally and physically. That’s a big reason why she decided toREAD MORE >
Christine, 14-years-old, Level O Math, Reading Program Completer
Christine’s parents enrolled her in Kumon when she was just three years old. Now, 11 years later, she has completed the entire Kumon Reading Program and is on the last level of the Kumon Math Program. When asked the biggest benefit she has received from Kumon, she confidently states “self-motivation.”
Christine is the first person to admit that KumonREAD MORE >
Meet Rachel. The bubbly 11-year-old enjoys riding her bike with friends and practicing martial arts. Like many fifth graders, Rachel is studying multiplication and division in school. Unlike her classmates, however, Rachel is not concerned about the prospect of fractions on the horizon. That’s because she already mastered them in Kumon. In fact, she’s studyingREAD MORE >