Kumon Math and Reading Centers Expand in East Coast Markets

New Kumon Centers open in New York, South Carolina and Virginia

TEANECK, N.J. - Feb. 16, 2016 /PRNewswire - Kumon, the world's largest after-school math and reading program, opened new centers on the East Coast this month. Thousands of parents in New York, South Carolina and Virginia will now have access to nearby Kumon learning centers for their pre-school to high school aged children.

New centers have opened in the following cities:

  • Merrick, New York
  • Simpsonville, South Carolina
  • Roanoke, Virginia

"We are excited to bring the Kumon method of learning to even more families throughout New York, South Carolina and Virginia," said Larry Lambert, vice president of franchise recruitment at Kumon North America.

Kumon has seen a 20 percent increase in student enrollments in the Northeast region and a 32 percent increase in the Southeast region in the past five years. With nearly 300,000 students enrolled in math and reading programs at 1,500 Kumon centers nationwide, Kumon continues to lead the way in the education franchise industry. Kumon has seen a 25 percent growth in the number of franchise Kumon Centers opened in the U.S. during the last five years and a 44 percent growth in the last decade.

Today in 49 countries and regions, the Kumon Method is helping millions of children succeed in the classroom and in life. The Kumon Method empowers children to become self-learners and is designed to advance children's math and reading skills while fostering a love for learning. Kumon sparks critical thinking, establishes a pattern of success and builds confidence that can lead to accelerated learning throughout life. Parents can visit kumon.com to find their nearest Kumon center.

About Kumon Math & Reading Centers

Kumon is an after-school math and reading enrichment program that unlocks the potential of children, so they can achieve more on their own. As a comprehensive program, Kumon serves children in preschool through high school. Founded inJapan in 1958, the learning method uses an individualized approach that helps children develop a solid command of math and reading skills. Through daily practice and mastery of materials, students increase confidence, improve concentration, and develop better study skills. Kumon has 26,000 centers in 49 countries and more than four million students studying worldwide. The company's North American headquarters is located in Teaneck, N.J. Visit www.kumon.com to learn more.

SOURCE Kumon North America

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