STEM For Kids was recently ranked in Entrepreneur magazine’s Fastest-Growing Franchises list. This highly competitive list recognizes the 150 companies with the greatest franchise unit growth in North America, based on data submitted for Entrepreneur’s Franchise 500® ranking. Thanks to its exceptional growth, STEM For Kids was ranked #46.
“Franchising trends are always changing, and our ranking of the fastest-growing franchises offers crisp insight into what’s hot right now,” says Jason Feifer, Entrepreneur’s editor in chief. “And through this list, we’re also able to see the strategies that help newer brands ramp up quickly and that enable older ones to maintain their momentum.”
Entrepreneur’s 2019 Fastest-Growing Franchises ranking is based on each company’s net franchise-unit growth in the U.S. and Canada from July 31, 2017 to July 31, 2018, with ties broken based on percentage growth. STEM For Kids’ position on the ranking demonstrates the brand’s rising popularity with both franchisees and customers.
STEM For Kids programs have been offered since 2011 and the first franchise was awarded in 2015. In the 3+ years since then, the brand has earned the reputation of trailblazers in the education enrichment and services for school age children offering numerous “firsts” for young children; from aerospace engineering to bio-medicine, automation, computer coding, business and Internet of Things. With a portfolio of 40+ kid-friendly curriculum, STEM For Kids has the most comprehensive and the most innovative lineup of STEM programs for children. Today STEM For Kids is in 12 states in the US and in 4 countries.
“We have no interest in just building another children’s services business”, says the founder of STEM For Kids, Moni Singh. “We are building a business platform to make learning fun and real for young children, a platform that generates sparkles in children’s eyes as they engage with real world STEM in playful ways, a platform that inspires entrepreneurs to make a positive impact for children in their communities.”
To view STEM For Kids in the full ranking, visit www.entrepreneur.com/franchises/fastestgrowing. Results can also be seen in the March 2019 issue of Entrepreneur, available now on newsstands.
STEM For Kids® provides a comprehensive curriculum comprising of engineering, biomedicine, computer programming / coding, robotics, automation and business programs for school-age children through summer camps, trackout camps, afterschool programs, weekend classes and classes in and outside schools.
National and international franchise opportunities for this innovative children’s services and educational enrichment system are available. The STEM For Kids brand is generating significant national and international interest and has made into various “Best of ” lists including Entrepreneur Magazine’s Top New Franchises, Best Trends, Franchise 500, The Vangaurd List, Startup Magazine’s Companies Ready to Make you the Boss, Franchise Gator’s Franchise 100 and Americas Best Franchise lists.
Schools, Principals, Superintendents, STEM Coordinators, Teachers and After-School Coordinators can bring the innovative programs to their schools as camps, in-school field trips, classes and after-school / before-school programs. Request on-site programs or curriculum training / professional development at https://www.stemforkids.net/inschools.