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

Reyshum and Naveen with paint on their hands

How These Sisters’ Contrasting Perspectives Have Led to Success in Kumon

Sisters Reyshum and Naveen are complete opposites. Reyshum prefers long hair, but Naveen keeps hers short. Reyshum enjoys the challenge of competitive swimming, while Naveen enjoys the freedom of hip hop dancing. Reyshum loves Kumon, but Naveen dislikes having to do worksheets every day. Despite their differences, they both agree on one thing—Kumon works.

Isaac Headshot

This 14-Year-Old Has a Dream of Working in the National Hockey League

Isaac, 14-years-old, Level M Math 
Isaac loves watching sports. One of his favorite things to do is watch his beloved Montreal Canadiens on Hockey Night in Canada! He enjoys hockey so much that he has a dream of becoming a general manager of a hockey team someday. 

If that doesn’t work out, he’s also considering becoming an engineer because of his

Inara in the woods

How Setting Long-Term Goals Led One Kumon Student to Big Achievements

Waiting has become nearly obsolete in today’s connected world. Gone are the days of bringing your film to the store to get developed. Even the satisfying shake of a Polaroid would feel like forever compared to the instant gratification of a cell phone selfie. When you can receive an immediate answer to a burning question simply

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Advancing Beyond Grade Level Helped this Student Become a Member of the National Elementary Honor Society

Sri Varshini, 10-years-old, Level H Math, Level FII Reading
Sri Varshini is your typical bubbly and energetic 10-year-old girl. She’s an active member of her local Girl Scouts’ chapter, she loves to sing and dance, and even write her own stories and songs. What most people may not realize is that Sri Varshini is a