Award-Winning After-School Program Expands in Texas with the Opening of Three New Math and Reading Learning Centers
Kumon franchise opens new locations in communities of Arlington, Nacogdoches and Richmond, Texas
December 06, 2017 // Franchising.com // Teaneck, N.J. - Thousands of additional parents in the state of Texas 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 expanding in the state with the opening of three centers in Arlington, Nacogdoches and Richmond.
There are 143 Kumon Math and Reading Centers in the state of Texas, including 59 in Greater Houston and 43 in Greater Dallas. This is the third center in Arlington, first in Nacogdoches and second in Richmond.
“Kumon has a rich history in Texas dating back 30 years,” said Larry Lambert, vice president of franchise recruitment at Kumon North America. “We are excited for the opportunity to build upon that history with the opening of the new centers in Arlington, Nacogdoches and Richmond. We are committed to providing the highest quality education to as many children as possible.”
Kumon’s Presence in Texas
- 24,973 subject enrollments at 140 centers
- 79 percent increase in the number of centers opened in last 10 years
- 87 percent increase in subject enrollments in last 10 years
The new learning centers are part of Kumon’s 2017 expansion plan of opening 100 new centers nationwide.
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 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.