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

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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

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Motivated by his Peers, this Kumon Student Wants to be an Architect and a Doctor

Alan, 10-years-old, Level J Math and Level I Reading 

There are many things that keep Alan motivated. He has short term goals of completing the next level in Kumon. He has long-term goals of completing the entire Kumon Math and Reading Program before high school. He has a dream of becoming an architect someday, which he’ll need

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This Student Learned the Power of a Routine with Kumon

Soccer practice at 3p.m., violin lessons at 4:30p.m., Spanish class at 6p.m. Does this schedule seem familiar? Children today have a reputation for being overbooked, with some parents even facing criticism for putting their kids in too many activities. Is there a point when extracurricular activities become too much?

Kailaash thought that point came