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

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This Young Kumon Student Learned To Love New Challenges in Math

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 not

Harita hiking the Skagway Glacier in Alaska

Kumon Program Completer Earns Perfect SAT Math Score as a 7th Grader

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 to

Christine headshot

Motivation is the Key to this Kumon Student’s Success

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 Kumon

Rachel smiling at a Kumon Center

How One Student Learned to Love the Kumon Program

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 studying