Kumon Franchise Opens its First Math and Reading Center in Amarillo, Texas
Award-Winning After-School Program Brings First Kumon Math and Reading Center to the Texas Panhandle
July 11, 2017 // Franchising.com // Teaneck, N.J. - Thousands of parents in the Texas panhandle will now have access to an individualized learning program for their preschool to high school aged children. Kumon, the world’s largest after-school math and reading program, is opening its first learning center in Amarillo, Texas.
Amarillo, Texas is the largest city in the Texas Panhandle, making it an ideal location for Kumon’s expansion.
“Kumon has a rich history in Texas dating back almost 30 years,” said Larry Lambert, vice president of franchise recruitment at Kumon North America. “We are beyond excited to welcome the first Kumon Math and Reading Center in the Texas panhandle and look forward to providing the highest level of education to the community.”
Kumon’s Presence in Texas
- 24,260 subject enrollments at 136 centers
- First center opened in 1989
The Kumon Method empowers children to become self-learners and is designed to advance 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.
To learn more about the Kumon franchise opportunity, visit kumonfranchise.com.
About Kumon Math & Reading Centers
Kumon is an after-school math and reading enrichment program that unlocks the potential of children in preschool through high school, so they can achieve more on their own. The learning method uses an individualized approach that helps children develop a solid command of math and reading skills. Visit kumon.com to learn more.
About the Kumon Franchise Business
Kumon is an ideal small business for professionals. Kumon Franchisees must have a four-year college degree, be proficient in math and reading, have investment capital of $70,000 and a net worth of at least $150,000. Founded in 1958, Kumon has over four million students enrolled in nearly 25,000 learning centers in 50 countries and regions. Kumon North America is headquartered in Teaneck, NJ.