Kumon Franchise Opens its First Math and Reading Center in Yardville, New Jersey
TEANECK, N.J. - Oct. 17, 2017 // PRNewswire // - Thousands of additional parents in Mercer County, New Jersey 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 Yardville, New Jersey.
There are 114 Kumon Math and Reading Centers in the state of New Jersey, including nine in Mercer County. The new learning center in Yardville is part of Kumon's 2017 expansion plan of opening 100 new centers nationwide.
"Kumon has a rich history in New Jersey - we established our east coast presence in Fort Lee in 1986 and eventually opened Kumon North America's headquarters here in 1992," said Larry Lambert, vice president of franchise recruitment. "Our commitment to helping children reach their highest potential is evident in the tremendous growth we've experienced in the state. We look forward to bringing that same level of commitment to the community of Yardville."
Kumon's Presence in New Jersey
- 19,817 subject enrollments at 114 centers
- 42 percent increase in the number of centers in the past 10 years
- 62 percent increase in subject enrollments in the past 10 years
Kumon helps build a strong foundation in math and reading, while developing a love for learning. It sparks critical thinking, establishes a pattern of success, and builds confidence that can lead to accelerated learning throughout life. By instilling the skills and mindset for self-learning, Kumon Students not only reach grade level, but often surpass it.
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.
SOURCE Kumon North America