Kumon Franchise Expands in NYC Metro Area with the Opening of A Math and Reading Center in Park Slope, Brooklyn

– Thousands of additional parents in the New York City metro area will now have access to an individualized learning program for their preschool to high school aged children. Kumon, the world’s largest after-school education franchise, is expanding in the area with the opening of a new center in Park Slope, Brooklyn.

There are 1,957 subject enrollments at 12 Kumon Math and Reading Centers in Brooklyn, NY.

Park Slope is considered one of New York City's most desirable neighborhoods. In 2010, it was ranked number 1 in New York by New York Magazine, citing its quality public schools as one of its attributes.

“Kumon has experienced a great deal of success in the New York City area,” said Larry Lambert, vice president of franchise recruitment at Kumon North America. “We are excited to offer even more students in Brooklyn access to the Kumon Method of Learning with the opening of this new center in Park Slope.”

Kumon’s Presence in NYC Metro:

  • 11,327 subject enrollments at 58 Kumon Math and Reading Centers
  • First center opened in 1987
  • 57 percent increase in number of centers opened in last ten years
  • 130 percent increase in subject enrollments in last ten years

The Kumon Method empowers children to become self-learners and is designed to advance children’s 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 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 and 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 49 countries and regions. Kumon North America is headquartered in Teaneck, NJ.