Instructor Al Shaw of the Bristol Redland centre
Al Shaw

About this centre

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This is an exciting time to be starting your child at the Kumon Redland Study Centre as we celebrate our tenth year of providing maths and English support to hundreds of local children. Operating from permanent premises just off Whiteladies Road, we are committed to discovering the potential of each child and guiding them to develop the skills and knowledge that will nurture confidence and a love of learning.

Our focused study environment enables children to develop important skills such as concentration, independence and analytical thinking, alongside their mastery of the Kumon maths and English Programmes.

Our students come from over 20 local schools and we regularly receive referrals from Kumon parents, teachers and other educational professionals. We believe each child is unique, full of potential and able to learn far beyond our expectations.

At the Kumon Redland Study Centre, you will find a team dedicated to supporting and equipping children of all ages and abilities in pursuit of their full potential. Parents sometimes mention that they appreciate the way the centre has high standards and is aspirational without being “pushy”.

With hundreds of local students already benefitting from their time at the centre, we look forward to continuing to serve our community as we enter our second decade of operation.

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We look forward to meeting you.

Guiding others to learn has always been an important part of my life. After nearly 20 years of working in the charitable sector, I joined Kumon as an Area Manager, supporting study centres in the West of England. This experience opened my eyes in a new way to the power of individualised learning. The combination of guided self-study, individualised instruction and world-class materials was a powerful one.

Inspired by what I saw, in 2008 I became the first Kumon employee in the UK to take the step of opening my own Kumon centre as a dedicated Instructor. I have not looked back. It's been a really interesting and rewarding journey. I appreciate the quality of the learning materials and the fact that children's learning is always the focus within Kumon. I appreciate the fact that children actually master the subject, rather than just gaining a superficial knowledge of it.

In later life, the ability of our students to teach themselves whatever they need to or want to learn is one that will be of great value to them, as human knowledge continues to increase dramatically. I very much enjoy enabling children to progress as far as they can through guided self-learning.

I look forward to meeting your family and exploring the ways in which Kumon could help your child to grow in confidence and skills.

Class Times

Monday 15:15 - 17:45
Tuesday 15:15 - 17:45
Wednesday 15:15 - 18:00
Thursday 15:15 - 19:00
Friday Non-class day
Saturday Non-class day
Sunday Non-class day


One off fee
Registration Fee £40
What is the Registration Fee?
To get your child started with Kumon study you will pay a one off registration fee to register them as a student
Per month
Per subject £68

Your child will attend the Kumon study centre for up to two days a week

Five other sets of work completed at home each week
 How long does study take?
Study takes around 30 minutes per subject a day, depending on age and level of the work. At the moment, study is at home but classes will be open for study again as soon as it is safe to do so.
Family waiting area
Early learners section
Disabled access available
Public Transport - Train
Parking - Free
Public Transport - Bus

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Garden Suite
1 Redland Park
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Kumon is a self-learning programme but each student receives regular support from their Instructor. The carefully developed worksheets teach students how to find the answer for themselves, whilst their Instructor offers guidance when necessary. The key role of each Kumon Instructor is to observe their students working, making sure that work is set at the right level and that they are developing at the right pace.

Students can start learning with Kumon from age two upwards. We currently have students as young as two years old studying with us, ranging all the way up to those about to go to university; Kumon helps children of any age and any ability. The sooner children begin, the earlier they can start developing skills to gain the greatest cumulative benefit; as soon as you feel your family is ready to make the commitment to long-term study, Kumon will be ready to help you achieve your goal.

Kumon offers much more than tutoring and differs from traditional teaching in the classroom. Rather than preparing children for a particular test or assessment, Kumon empowers students to learn for themselves, through individualised instruction and carefully developed worksheets.

As well as developing key skills in maths and English, each Kumon student will work towards building their independent learning skills and confidence in their own abilities. This means that a Kumon student will not be dependent on – or limited by – the skills and knowledge of others.

As a global programme, Kumon does not follow a school curriculum, but rather is complementary to curricula across the world. The primary aim of the Kumon Method is to develop independent learning skills. These independent learning skills enhance the students’ performance right across the school curriculum. Kumon operates at exactly the right level for each student – regardless of their age – ensuring that work set extends and develops their skills, confidence and ability.

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