Community news

At Kumon, we aim to nurture a generation of confident, independent children who can contribute to the global community. We too take our commitment to the community very seriously and strive to be a force for good throughout the UK. This section of our website is dedicated to our community news, including the expansion of Kumon, community events and our work with charities and partners.

Having studied with Kumon since she was seven, and then worked at the Earlsfield Study Centre, 18-year-old Nicole is about to start the next step in her journey, at Oxford University. She told us how Kumon helped her get there.

Kumon Wembley Central student Ashna achieves amazing results in her maths GCSE and IGCSE aged just 12 years old!

Instructor of the Kumon Upminster Study Centre has had a relationship with Kumon spanning 15 years having first opened and then sold the Grays Study Centre before returning to Upminster.

16-year-old Cameron Stiles was delighted with his GCSE results today, achieving grades A*-C across 12 subjects, including an A in maths and B in English, thanks, he says, to a little help from Kumon.

After 15 years as a Kumon Instructor, Debbie shares with us what she loves about her job. Now running two study centres, In Formby and Southport, she has great aspirations for the future.

Elbeth Clarke opened the Kumon Newry Study Centre in June 2015, offering Kumon’s individualised maths and English study programmes to local primary and secondary school aged children, and the centre is now an established part of the community.

Eight-year-old Kumon Lower Sydenham Student Michael shares his new found confidence at a recent awards ceremony.

Kumon parent Anitha has been supporting her sons through the maths programme for some time. She shared her experiences as a Kumon parent at a recent awards ceremony.

We’ve been working with students at Euxton C of E Primary School to see just what kind of an impact studying with Kumon can have.

Judy Cohen has just taken over the Kumon Hemel Hempstead Study Centre. We caught up with her to find out how she launched her new business and what attracted her to Kumon in the first place.