TEANECK, N.J., Feb. 8, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Thousands of additional parents in Greater Denver 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 Denver with the opening of a new center in the Hampden South neighborhood.
According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Denver is the fastest growing large city in the United States. On top of that, it was recently named the best place to live by U.S. News & World Report, making it an ideal location for Kumon's expansion.
"Due to Denver's accelerated growth, we've seen a great deal of success with the opening of 13 learning centers in the past five years," said Larry Lambert, vice president of franchise recruitment at Kumon North America. "We are appreciative of the support from the Denver community and as the demand for Kumon continues, our main goal and commitment remains to provide as many children with an academic advantage and love for learning."
There are 27 Kumon Math and Reading Centers in the state of Colorado, including 19 in Greater Denver.
Kumon's Presence in Greater Denver
- 2,732 subject enrollments at 19 centers
- First center opened in 1992
- 50 percent increase in the number of centers in the last ten years
- 68 percent increase in subject enrollments in the last ten years
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 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.
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