Chow Ying Chan

About this centre

Welcome to the Kumon Worcester East Study Centre, opened in 1994.

Students of all ages and abilities attend the centre, including pre-school children, primary and secondary students. There are a team of 12 trained assistants, who help ensure that the class runs smoothly and efficiently.

The unique Kumon Maths and English Programmes pursue the potential of each child by developing confident, independent learners through individualised, advanced study.

As a Kumon student, your child will develop invaluable study skills and build in confidence as they become an independent learner. Through daily study of the unique Kumon worksheets, your child will strive towards studying above international standard for their age, enabling them to realise their potential both at school and beyond. In addition to studying an appropriate amount of work at home on a daily basis, your child will also attend the study centre up to twice a week.

Unlike the process of a traditional tuition provider, Kumon encourages students to take their learning into their own hands. The role of the Kumon Instructor is to provide guidance, support and encouragement, allowing the student to develop their own independent learning strategies.

My name is Chow Chan and I have been the Kumon Instructor at the Worcester East Study Centre for the past two years.

When I became a mother of two, the importance of my daughters’ education became a focus talking point. I researched what was the best programme to give them that extra help and support and I immediately enrolled them onto the Kumon Maths Programme having heard such great things about Kumon. I have now been a Kumon parent for four years and both my daughters are studying advanced maths, where before they had lacked confidence in the subject.

As my eldest daughter transferred to secondary school, she found maths very easy and has been put into the top set. With my youngest daughter, after her first year of studying Kumon, her school report read “your daughter is a maths magician.” This really motivated me to become a Kumon Instructor because Kumon aims to discover potential and provide children with skills they need to become more confident and independent self-learners.

When my students tell me that Kumon has really made a difference, I know that I have made a difference in their lives. What I love most is the individualised study of each child where work is set to their ability, regardless of their age.

Centre Hours

Monday Non-class day
Tuesday Non-class day
Wednesday 3:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Thursday Non-class day
Friday 3:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Saturday 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Sunday Non-class day

Pricing

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 £60


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 a class take?
The time taken to complete a day's work may be around 30 minutes per subject. The study time is completely down to each individual and the level of the programme they are currently at.
Early learners section
Disabled access available
Family waiting area
Independent reading area
Parking - Free
Public Transport - Bus

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Lyppard Grange Community Centre
Ankerage Green
Worcester
Worcestershire
WR4 0DZ
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Most Popular Questions

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.

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 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.

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.

Both, and every child in between. This is because of our individualised approach to education, which always asks the question: "What is best for this individual child?" Following a diagnostic test, a study plan is set to develop the ability of the child and to progress them beyond the Kumon International Standard (an international approximation of their school level) regardless of their starting point. Kumon welcomes students with special educational needs, gifted and talented children, and all those who believe they can achieve more and fulfil their potential.

Please click here to download a brochure with more details about your child studying with Kumon.

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