Like Cedars Preschool

closed 2/2/2022 via PR Newswire

O2B Kids, acquired Cedars Preschool

synopsis: O2B Kids, a premier provider of early education services, has acquired Cedars Preschool, a provider of high-quality early education services in Georgia. Cedars operates eight schools in the greater Atlanta region, and O2B now has 10 schools operating in the state of Georgia.
buyer parent: Spire Capital Partners, L.P.
buyer: O2B Kids
O2B Kids is a leading provider of early education services for children in the Southeast U.S. O2B offers preschool education for children 0 to 5 years old, afterschool enrichment programs for elementary school students, and an unprecedented family membership program for all kids 0 to 13 years old. "
target: Cedars Preschool
Cedars Preschool is a provider of high-quality early education services in Georgia. Based in the greater Atlanta region, Cedars operates preschools providing families with an education-focused and industry-leading environment for early education services.
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announced 9/7/2022 via BusinessWire

KinderCare Education LLC, will acquire Creme de la Creme, Inc.

synopsis: KinderCare Learning Companies, a leading provider of early childhood and school-age education and care, announced that it intends to acquire Crème de la Crème, one of the nation’s largest premium child care and early learning providers with 47 centers across 14 states.
buyer parent: Partners Group Holding AG
buyer: KinderCare Education LLC
A leading provider of early childhood and school-age education and care, KinderCare builds confidence for life in children and families from all backgrounds. KinderCare supports hardworking families in 40 states and the District of Columbia. "
target: Creme de la Creme, Inc.
Crème de la Crème provides childcare of the highest quality, stressing a safe, secure environment; a nurturing, professional staff; and the finest educational experiences.
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closed 8/31/2022 via Yahoo, Inc.

Cadence Education, Inc., acquired Little Big Minds Spanish Immersion Preschools

synopsis: Cadence Education, LLC, one of the largest providers of early childhood education in North America, is announcing the acquisition of Little Big Minds Spanish Immersion Preschools. Little Big Minds' full Spanish immersion program allows students to develop early childhood bilingualism.
buyer parent: Apax Partners
buyer: Cadence Education, Inc.
Cadence Education is one of the premier early childhood educators in the United States, operating more than 280 private preschools across the country. With more than 28 years in business, Cadence Education has developed an unparalleled expertise in preparing students to thrive. "
target: Little Big Minds Spanish Immersion Preschools
Little Big Minds was founded in 2010 to be a leader in early childhood Spanish immersion. The four Little Big Minds' schools are located in Arizona. Little Big Minds' full Spanish immersion program allows students to develop early childhood bilingualism through social and academic interaction.
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announced 8/31/2022 via BNC Analysis

Anchorage Capital Partners, will acquire Lollipops Educare Centres Limited

synopsis: Anchorage Capital Partners, a specialised private equity firm in Australia, will acquire Lollipops Educare Centres Limited from Evolve Education Group, a leading provider of childhood education in New Zealand. Lollipops is a group of childcare centres in New Zealand. They offer a safe and nurturing haven, where under 5’s have fun, grow and thrive.
buyer: Anchorage Capital Partners
Anchorage Capital Partners is a specialised private equity firm in Australia that focuses on operational turnarounds and special situations. Anchorage’s focus is control investments in established businesses with a strong market position or brand which are not performing at full potential. "
target parent: Evolve Education Group Limited
target: Lollipops Educare Centres Limited
Lollipops is a group of childcare centres in New Zealand. Lollipops offers a safe and nurturing haven, where under 5’s have fun, grow and thrive. Their child-led learning environment is supported by well trained, professional teachers who guide and encourage children’s exploration of their world.
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closed 8/24/2022 via BNC Analysis

Colegio Santa Maria merged with Grupo SEB,

synopsis: Colegio Santa Maria has merged with Grupo SEB, an education group in Brazil. Colegio Santa Maria is a Brazilian school committed to providing quality education. Colegio Santa Maria provides education services for early childhood education, elementary education, and high school education.
buyer: Grupo SEB
Grupo SEB (Sistema Educacional Brasileiro) is one of the most respected education groups in Brazil. Grupo SEB operates several schools, from early education to higher education, located across different states in Brazil. "
target: Colegio Santa Maria
Colegio Santa Maria is a Brazilian school committed to providing quality education. Colegio Santa Maria provides education services for early childhood education, elementary education, and high school education. They provide their students with the knowledge they need to succeed in life.
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closed 8/3/2022 via Company Press Release

Nord Anglia Education, Inc., acquired Hamelin-Laie International School

synopsis: Nord Anglia Education, the world's leading premium schools organization, has acquired Hamelin-Laie International School, a private educational institution in Spain. Hamelin-Laie is wholly dedicated to infant, primary and secondary education. They provide education that fosters and promotes critical and creative thinking.
buyer parent: Baring Private Equity Asia
buyer: Nord Anglia Education, Inc. (NORD:$907.80)
Based in Hong Kong, Nord Anglia Education is the world's leading premium schools organization. Their schools deliver a high quality education through a personalized approach enhanced with unique global opportunities to enable every student to succeed. "
target: Hamelin-Laie International School
Hamelin-Laie International School is a private educational institution in Spain. Hamelin-Laie is wholly dedicated to infant, primary and secondary education. They provide education that promotes critical and creative thinking, and they help their students to develop lifelong learning skills.
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closed 7/13/2022 via GlobeNewswire

Learning Care Group, Inc., acquired AppleTree & Gilden Woods Early Care and Preschool

synopsis: Learning Care Group, Inc. announced its acquisition of AppleTree & Gilden Woods – 24 preschools serving Michigan families in the Grand Rapids, Lansing, Kalamazoo, and Detroit markets, and one preschool for families in Apex, North Carolina. Learning Care Group is the second-largest for-profit early education and childcare provider in North America.
buyer parent: American Securities Capital Partners
buyer: Learning Care Group, Inc.
Learning Care Group is a leader in early childhood education, with more than 50 years of experience in inspiring children to love learning. Headquartered in Novi, Michigan, the company is the second largest for-profit early education and care provider in North America. "
target: AppleTree & Gilden Woods Early Care and Preschool
AppleTree & Gilden Woods Early Care and Preschool operates 24 schools throughout Michigan and one in North Carolina. They provide a safe environment for children ages six weeks to school-age in facilities that feature secure web camera access for parents.
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closed 7/6/2022 via Company Press Release

Unike, acquired Montessorihuset

synopsis: Unike, a Swedish preschool group, has acquired Montessorihuset, a preschool in Sweden. Montessorihuset provides a safe environment where children can have fun and develop. They focus on each child's unique needs and what they find interesting to help them build self-esteem and self-confidence.
buyer parent: Atvexa AB
buyer: Unike
Unike is a Swedish preschool group. Unike owns and operates nine preschools in Nacka, Tyresö and Vimmerby. Their schools offer an inspiring and varied pedagogical learning experience that are set in both indoor and outdoor environments. "
target: Montessorihuset
Montessorihuset is a preschool in Sweden. Montessorihuset provides a safe environment where children can have fun and develop. They focus on each child's unique needs and what they find interesting to help them build self-esteem and self-confidence.
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closed 7/1/2022 via PR Newswire

Sycamore Partners, acquired Goddard Systems, Inc.

synopsis: Sycamore Partners, a private equity firm specializing in retail, consumer, and distribution-related investments, has acquired Goddard Systems, franchisor of The Goddard School, from Wind River Holdings, L.P., a privately owned investment company. Goddard Systems is the leading brand in the market for premium early childcare and education.
buyer: Sycamore Partners
Sycamore Partners is a private equity firm based in New York. The firm specializes in retail, consumer, and distribution-related investments and partners with management teams to improve the operating profitability and strategic value of their business. "
target parent: Wind River Holdings
target: Goddard Systems, Inc.
Goddard Systems, the franchisor of The Goddard School, is the acknowledged leader in the premium early childcare and education market segment. Goddard Systems currently licenses nearly 600 Goddard School franchises that serve more than 80,000 students in 37 states and Washington, D.C.
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announced 5/4/2022 via BusinessWire

Bright Horizons Family Solutions, will acquire Only About Children

synopsis: Bright Horizons Family Solutions, announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire all of the outstanding shares of Only About Children, a high-quality operator of child care and early education centers in Australia.
buyer: Bright Horizons Family Solutions (BFAM:$1,832.29)
Bright Horizons is a leading global provider of high-quality child care and early education, back-up care, and workplace education services. The company partners with employers to support workforces by providing services that help working families and employees thrive personally and professionally. "
target parent: Bain Capital
target: Only About Children
Only About Children is a high-quality operator of child care and early education centers in Australia. Based outside Sydney, OAC operates approximately 75 campuses located in the Australian states of New South Wales, Victoria and Queensland.
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$320
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closed 4/22/2022 via GlobeNewswire

Genius Group Limited, acquired Education Angels

synopsis: Genius Group Limited, a world-leading entrepreneur Edtech and education group, has announced the completion of its acquisition of New Zealand based Education Angels, a provider of in-home childcare, which enables children from birth to five years to flourish in a caring environment tailored to their needs.
buyer: Genius Group Limited (NYSEAM:GNS:$12.78)
Genius Group is a world-leading entrepreneur Edtech and education group, with a mission to disrupt the current education model with a student-centered, life-long learning curriculum that prepares students with the leadership, entrepreneurial and life skills to succeed in today’s market. "
target: Education Angels
New Zealand based Education Angels is a provider of in-home childcare, which enables children from birth to five years to flourish in a caring environment tailored to their needs.
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closed 3/9/2022 via PR Web

Children of America, acquired Oceanside Academy

synopsis: Children of America, Educational Childcare (COA), the #1 preschool in America, has acquired Oceanside Academy, a private preschool located in Jupiter, Florida. Oceanside Academy strives to provide all children with a quality early learning experience. They offer a safe and stimulating environment where children cultivate a natural desire to learn.
buyer: Children of America
Children of America (COA) is the #1 preschool in America. COA offers the highest level of childcare for children ages six weeks to twelve years of age. Their premier programs include infant care, toddler care, preschool and pre-kindergarten programs, before-and-after school care, and summer camp. "
target: Oceanside Academy
Oceanside Academy is a private preschool located in Jupiter, Florida. Oceanside Academy strives to provide all children with a quality early learning experience. They offer a safe, nurturing, and stimulating environment where children cultivate a natural desire to learn.
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closed 11/17/2021 via BNC Analysis

Endeavor Schools, acquired Village Green Day School

synopsis: Endeavor Schools has acquired Village Green Day School in Great Falls, Virginia. Founded in 1979, Village Green Day School has provided high-quality programs for children up to kindergarten level.
buyer parent: Leeds Equity Partners
buyer: Endeavor Schools
Endeavor Schools owns and operates 51 private preschool to 12th grade schools in the US. The company has schools in 12 states that operate under 27 different local brands and include 16 Montessori schools. Endeavor provides their schools with robust tools and resources to help them thrive. "
target: Village Green Day School
Founded in 1979, Village Green Day School has provided high-quality programs for children up to kindergarten level. Its highly experienced staff draws inspiration from several celebrated education theorists to create an efficacious evidence-based approach to children’s education.
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announced 8/25/2021 via Company Press Release

Georgia Capital PLC, will acquire Georgian-Austrian School Pesvebi LLC

synopsis: Georgia Capital PLC is to acquire Georgian-Austrian School Pesvebi LLC, an educational institution that offers three-level teaching. Currently, the school provides education to 450 learners from 1st to 12th grade, and offers distance learning and pre-school education. They are based in Tbilisi, Georgia.
buyer: Georgia Capital PLC (LSE:CGEO:$391.19)
Georgia Capital is an investment and holding company of a diversified group focused on investing in and developing businesses in Georgia. They seek to capture growth in these sectors: renewable energy, P&C insurance, real estate, water utility, healthcare, auto services, education, & retail banking."
target: Georgian-Austrian School Pesvebi LLC
Georgian-Austrian School Pesvebi LLC is an educational institution that offers three-level teaching. Currently, the school provides education to 450 learners from 1st to 12th grade, and offers distance learning and pre-school education. They are based in Tbilisi, Georgia.
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closed 4/29/2021 via GlobeNewswire

Learning Care Group, Inc., acquired Young School

synopsis: Learning Care Group, Inc. announced its acquisition of Young School, six preschools serving families in Maryland in Anne Arundel, Baltimore, Carroll, and Howard Counties. Learning Care Group is the second-largest for-profit early education and childcare provider in North America.
buyer parent: American Securities Capital Partners
buyer: Learning Care Group, Inc.
Learning Care Group is a leader in early childhood education, with more than 50 years of experience in inspiring children to love learning. Headquartered in Novi, Mich., the company is the second largest for-profit early education and care provider in North America. "
target: Young School
Young School is a daycare group that aims to inspire a lifelong love of learning by providing a thoughtful, nurturing environment for children that fosters creativity, independence and social confidence in a dynamic, joyful setting that is respectful of each child’s needs and individuality.
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closed 4/14/2021 via Company Press Release

Endeavor Schools, acquired The Academy Early Childhood Education Center

synopsis: Endeavor Schools, one of the nation’s fastest-growing education management companies, has acquired The Academy Early Childhood Education Center, which was established in 1994 and now currently operates two facilities in Arvada and Westminster, Colorado. They offer schooling for toddlers to age 12.
buyer parent: Leeds Equity Partners
buyer: Endeavor Schools
Endeavor Schools owns and operates 51 private preschool to 12th grade schools in the US. The company has schools in 12 states that operate under 27 different local brands and include 16 Montessori schools. Endeavor provides their schools with robust tools and resources to help them thrive. "
target: The Academy Early Childhood Education Center
The Academy Early Childhood Education Center was established in 1994 and now currently operates two facilities in Arvada and Westminster, Colorado. They offer schooling for toddlers to age 12.
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closed 4/14/2021 via Company Press Release

Endeavor Schools, acquired Parker Landing Child Development Center

synopsis: Endeavor Schools, one of the nation’s fastest-growing education management companies, has acquired The Parker Landing Child Development Center, a school for children from infant age to preschoolers. Parker Landing’s excellent program includes a focus on all aspects of a child’s growth, including intellectual, physical and social development.
buyer parent: Leeds Equity Partners
buyer: Endeavor Schools
Endeavor Schools owns and operates 51 private preschool to 12th grade schools in the US. The company has schools in 12 states that operate under 27 different local brands and include 16 Montessori schools. Endeavor provides their schools with robust tools and resources to help them thrive. "
target: Parker Landing Child Development Center
The Parker Landing Child Development Center is a school for children from infant age to preschoolers. Parker Landing’s excellent program includes a focus on all aspects of a child’s growth, including intellectual, physical and social development.
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closed 1/6/2021 via GlobeNewswire

Learning Care Group, Inc., acquired U-Gro Learning Centers

synopsis: Learning Care Group, Inc. announced its acquisition of U-GRO Learning Centres, 14 preschools serving families in Central Pennsylvania in Dauphin, Cumberland, Lancaster, Lebanon, and York Counties. Learning Care Group is the second-largest for-profit early education and childcare provider in North America.
buyer parent: American Securities Capital Partners
buyer: Learning Care Group, Inc.
Learning Care Group is a leader in early childhood education, with more than 50 years of experience in inspiring children to love learning. Headquartered in Novi, Mich., the company is the second largest for-profit early education and care provider in North America. "
target: U-Gro Learning Centers
U-GRO Learning Centres consists of 14 preschools serving families in Central Pennsylvania in Dauphin, Cumberland, Lancaster, Lebanon, and York Counties. At U-GRO, the educational experience combines the best of a structured, age-appropriate program with self-direction, exploration and play.
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announced 12/9/2020 via Reuters

SDM Jazz and Ballet Academie, will acquire Dawnwood Education Group

synopsis: SDM School of Jazz and Ballet, a Hong Kong Professional Dance School that provides various dancing courses, will acquire Dawnwood Education Group, an education startup that aims to re-think Chinese pre-school education.
buyer: SDM Jazz and Ballet Academie (SEHK:8363:$24.52)
SDM School of Jazz and Ballet, Hong Kong Professional Dance School, provides various dancing courses. SDM, a symbol of Smile Dance Memory, aims to let children learn professional dance through a series of dance courses, and on the other hand, through dance to cultivate children's positive thoughts. "
target: Dawnwood Education Group
Dawnwood is an education startup that aims to re-think Chinese pre-school education, starting from the bottom up. They will be the first kindergarten in China to present a ‘modernised’ approach to the Reggio Emilia philosophy, integrating its child-led learning into Chinese community culture.
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closed 9/16/2020 via BNC Analysis

Abby and Marcus Litting, acquired Kiddie Winks Day Care Nursery Ltd

synopsis: Formerly known as Kiddiewinks, the newly-renamed Beeches Park Children’s Day Nursery has been acquired by Abby and Marcus Litting, the owners of The Old Forge Children’s Day Nursery, based in Findern, South Derbyshire.
buyer: Abby and Marcus Litting
Abby and Marcus Litting are the owners of The Old Forge Children’s Day Nursery, based in Findern, South Derbyshire. "
target: Kiddie Winks Day Care Nursery Ltd
Kiddie Winks Day Care Centre Nursery & Pre-School, now Beeches Park Children’s Day Nursery, is a nursery and pre-school located in Burton-upon-Trent, UK that provides childcare and education for babies aged 0 – 12 months and children aged 1 to 12 years.
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closed 2/2/2022 via PR Newswire

O2B Kids, acquired Cedars Preschool

synopsis: O2B Kids, a premier provider of early education services, has acquired Cedars Preschool, a provider of high-quality early education services in Georgia. Cedars operates eight schools in the greater Atlanta region, and O2B now has 10 schools operating in the state of Georgia.
buyer parent: Spire Capital Partners, L.P.
buyer: O2B Kids
O2B Kids is a leading provider of early education services for children in the Southeast U.S. O2B offers preschool education for children 0 to 5 years old, afterschool enrichment programs for elementary school students, and an unprecedented family membership program for all kids 0 to 13 years old. "
target: Cedars Preschool
Cedars Preschool is a provider of high-quality early education services in Georgia. Based in the greater Atlanta region, Cedars operates preschools providing families with an education-focused and industry-leading environment for early education services.
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closed 2/2/2022 via PR Newswire

O2B Kids, acquired Cedars Preschool

synopsis: O2B Kids, a premier provider of early education services, has acquired Cedars Preschool, a provider of high-quality early education services in Georgia. Cedars operates eight schools in the greater Atlanta region, and O2B now has 10 schools operating in the state of Georgia.
buyer parent: Spire Capital Partners, L.P.
buyer: O2B Kids
O2B Kids is a leading provider of early education services for children in the Southeast U.S. O2B offers preschool education for children 0 to 5 years old, afterschool enrichment programs for elementary school students, and an unprecedented family membership program for all kids 0 to 13 years old. "
target: Cedars Preschool
Cedars Preschool is a provider of high-quality early education services in Georgia. Based in the greater Atlanta region, Cedars operates preschools providing families with an education-focused and industry-leading environment for early education services.
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closed 12/3/2019 via PR Newswire

O2B Kids, acquired Home Away From Home

synopsis: O2B Kids, a premier provider of early education services, has acquired Home Away From Home (or "HAFH"), a provider of high-quality early education services in southeast Florida. HAFH operates preschools providing families with an education-focused and enriched environment for infant care, preschool, afterschool and summer camp services.
buyer parent: Spire Capital Partners, L.P.
buyer: O2B Kids
O2B Kids is a leading provider of early education services for children in the Southeast U.S. O2B offers preschool education for children 0 to 5 years old, afterschool enrichment programs for elementary school students, and an unprecedented family membership program for all kids 0 to 13 years old. "
target: Home Away From Home
Based in Palm Beach, Florida, Home Away From Home (or "HAFH") operates preschools providing families with an education-focused and enriched environment for infant care, preschool, afterschool and summer camp services.
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closed 5/8/2019 via PR Newswire

O2B Kids, acquired Brookside Academy

synopsis: O2B Kids, a leading provider of early education services for children in the Southeast U.S., acquired Brookside Academy. Brookside Academy, founded in 1999, has two locations in Alpharetta and Johns Creek, suburbs of Atlanta, GA.  It provides services such as infant and toddler care, preschool, afterschool enrichment programs and summer camp.
buyer: O2B Kids
O2B Kids is a leading provider of early education services for children in the Southeast U.S. O2B offers preschool education for children 0 to 5 years old, afterschool enrichment programs for elementary school students, and an unprecedented family membership program for all kids 0 to 13 years old. "
target: Brookside Academy
Brookside Academy, founded in 1999, has two locations in Alpharetta and Johns Creek, suburbs of Atlanta, GA. It provides services such as infant and toddler care, preschool, afterschool enrichment programs and summer camp.
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closed 3/27/2019 via PR Newswire

O2B Kids, acquired The Village Academy, Inc.

synopsis: O2B Kids, a leading provider of early education services for children in the Southeast U.S., completed the acquisition of The Village Academy, an early education services business with three facilities in St. Augustine, Florida.
buyer: O2B Kids
O2B Kids is a leading provider of early education services for children in the Southeast U.S. O2B offers preschool education for children 0 to 5 years old, afterschool enrichment programs for elementary school students, and an unprecedented family membership program for all kids 0 to 13 years old. "
target: The Village Academy, Inc.
Founded in 1981, The Village Academy is an early education service provider with three facilities in St. Augustine, Florida. The Village Academy offers a variety of services including preschool, afterschool enrichment programs and summer camp.
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closed 2/2/2022 via PR Newswire

O2B Kids, acquired Cedars Preschool

synopsis: O2B Kids, a premier provider of early education services, has acquired Cedars Preschool, a provider of high-quality early education services in Georgia. Cedars operates eight schools in the greater Atlanta region, and O2B now has 10 schools operating in the state of Georgia.
buyer parent: Spire Capital Partners, L.P.
buyer: O2B Kids
O2B Kids is a leading provider of early education services for children in the Southeast U.S. O2B offers preschool education for children 0 to 5 years old, afterschool enrichment programs for elementary school students, and an unprecedented family membership program for all kids 0 to 13 years old. "
target: Cedars Preschool
Cedars Preschool is a provider of high-quality early education services in Georgia. Based in the greater Atlanta region, Cedars operates preschools providing families with an education-focused and industry-leading environment for early education services.
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announced 9/7/2022 via BusinessWire

KinderCare Education LLC, will acquire Creme de la Creme, Inc.

synopsis: KinderCare Learning Companies, a leading provider of early childhood and school-age education and care, announced that it intends to acquire Crème de la Crème, one of the nation’s largest premium child care and early learning providers with 47 centers across 14 states.
buyer parent: Partners Group Holding AG
buyer: KinderCare Education LLC
A leading provider of early childhood and school-age education and care, KinderCare builds confidence for life in children and families from all backgrounds. KinderCare supports hardworking families in 40 states and the District of Columbia. "
target: Creme de la Creme, Inc.
Crème de la Crème provides childcare of the highest quality, stressing a safe, secure environment; a nurturing, professional staff; and the finest educational experiences.
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closed 8/31/2022 via Yahoo, Inc.

Cadence Education, Inc., acquired Little Big Minds Spanish Immersion Preschools

synopsis: Cadence Education, LLC, one of the largest providers of early childhood education in North America, is announcing the acquisition of Little Big Minds Spanish Immersion Preschools. Little Big Minds' full Spanish immersion program allows students to develop early childhood bilingualism.
buyer parent: Apax Partners
buyer: Cadence Education, Inc.
Cadence Education is one of the premier early childhood educators in the United States, operating more than 280 private preschools across the country. With more than 28 years in business, Cadence Education has developed an unparalleled expertise in preparing students to thrive. "
target: Little Big Minds Spanish Immersion Preschools
Little Big Minds was founded in 2010 to be a leader in early childhood Spanish immersion. The four Little Big Minds' schools are located in Arizona. Little Big Minds' full Spanish immersion program allows students to develop early childhood bilingualism through social and academic interaction.
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announced 8/31/2022 via BNC Analysis

Anchorage Capital Partners, will acquire Lollipops Educare Centres Limited

synopsis: Anchorage Capital Partners, a specialised private equity firm in Australia, will acquire Lollipops Educare Centres Limited from Evolve Education Group, a leading provider of childhood education in New Zealand. Lollipops is a group of childcare centres in New Zealand. They offer a safe and nurturing haven, where under 5’s have fun, grow and thrive.
buyer: Anchorage Capital Partners
Anchorage Capital Partners is a specialised private equity firm in Australia that focuses on operational turnarounds and special situations. Anchorage’s focus is control investments in established businesses with a strong market position or brand which are not performing at full potential. "
target parent: Evolve Education Group Limited
target: Lollipops Educare Centres Limited
Lollipops is a group of childcare centres in New Zealand. Lollipops offers a safe and nurturing haven, where under 5’s have fun, grow and thrive. Their child-led learning environment is supported by well trained, professional teachers who guide and encourage children’s exploration of their world.
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closed 8/24/2022 via BNC Analysis

Colegio Santa Maria merged with Grupo SEB,

synopsis: Colegio Santa Maria has merged with Grupo SEB, an education group in Brazil. Colegio Santa Maria is a Brazilian school committed to providing quality education. Colegio Santa Maria provides education services for early childhood education, elementary education, and high school education.
buyer: Grupo SEB
Grupo SEB (Sistema Educacional Brasileiro) is one of the most respected education groups in Brazil. Grupo SEB operates several schools, from early education to higher education, located across different states in Brazil. "
target: Colegio Santa Maria
Colegio Santa Maria is a Brazilian school committed to providing quality education. Colegio Santa Maria provides education services for early childhood education, elementary education, and high school education. They provide their students with the knowledge they need to succeed in life.
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closed 8/3/2022 via Company Press Release

Nord Anglia Education, Inc., acquired Hamelin-Laie International School

synopsis: Nord Anglia Education, the world's leading premium schools organization, has acquired Hamelin-Laie International School, a private educational institution in Spain. Hamelin-Laie is wholly dedicated to infant, primary and secondary education. They provide education that fosters and promotes critical and creative thinking.
buyer parent: Baring Private Equity Asia
buyer: Nord Anglia Education, Inc. (NORD:$907.80)
Based in Hong Kong, Nord Anglia Education is the world's leading premium schools organization. Their schools deliver a high quality education through a personalized approach enhanced with unique global opportunities to enable every student to succeed. "
target: Hamelin-Laie International School
Hamelin-Laie International School is a private educational institution in Spain. Hamelin-Laie is wholly dedicated to infant, primary and secondary education. They provide education that promotes critical and creative thinking, and they help their students to develop lifelong learning skills.
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closed 7/13/2022 via GlobeNewswire

Learning Care Group, Inc., acquired AppleTree & Gilden Woods Early Care and Preschool

synopsis: Learning Care Group, Inc. announced its acquisition of AppleTree & Gilden Woods – 24 preschools serving Michigan families in the Grand Rapids, Lansing, Kalamazoo, and Detroit markets, and one preschool for families in Apex, North Carolina. Learning Care Group is the second-largest for-profit early education and childcare provider in North America.
buyer parent: American Securities Capital Partners
buyer: Learning Care Group, Inc.
Learning Care Group is a leader in early childhood education, with more than 50 years of experience in inspiring children to love learning. Headquartered in Novi, Michigan, the company is the second largest for-profit early education and care provider in North America. "
target: AppleTree & Gilden Woods Early Care and Preschool
AppleTree & Gilden Woods Early Care and Preschool operates 24 schools throughout Michigan and one in North Carolina. They provide a safe environment for children ages six weeks to school-age in facilities that feature secure web camera access for parents.
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closed 7/6/2022 via Company Press Release

Unike, acquired Montessorihuset

synopsis: Unike, a Swedish preschool group, has acquired Montessorihuset, a preschool in Sweden. Montessorihuset provides a safe environment where children can have fun and develop. They focus on each child's unique needs and what they find interesting to help them build self-esteem and self-confidence.
buyer parent: Atvexa AB
buyer: Unike
Unike is a Swedish preschool group. Unike owns and operates nine preschools in Nacka, Tyresö and Vimmerby. Their schools offer an inspiring and varied pedagogical learning experience that are set in both indoor and outdoor environments. "
target: Montessorihuset
Montessorihuset is a preschool in Sweden. Montessorihuset provides a safe environment where children can have fun and develop. They focus on each child's unique needs and what they find interesting to help them build self-esteem and self-confidence.
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closed 7/1/2022 via PR Newswire

Sycamore Partners, acquired Goddard Systems, Inc.

synopsis: Sycamore Partners, a private equity firm specializing in retail, consumer, and distribution-related investments, has acquired Goddard Systems, franchisor of The Goddard School, from Wind River Holdings, L.P., a privately owned investment company. Goddard Systems is the leading brand in the market for premium early childcare and education.
buyer: Sycamore Partners
Sycamore Partners is a private equity firm based in New York. The firm specializes in retail, consumer, and distribution-related investments and partners with management teams to improve the operating profitability and strategic value of their business. "
target parent: Wind River Holdings
target: Goddard Systems, Inc.
Goddard Systems, the franchisor of The Goddard School, is the acknowledged leader in the premium early childcare and education market segment. Goddard Systems currently licenses nearly 600 Goddard School franchises that serve more than 80,000 students in 37 states and Washington, D.C.
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announced 5/4/2022 via BusinessWire

Bright Horizons Family Solutions, will acquire Only About Children

synopsis: Bright Horizons Family Solutions, announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire all of the outstanding shares of Only About Children, a high-quality operator of child care and early education centers in Australia.
buyer: Bright Horizons Family Solutions (BFAM:$1,832.29)
Bright Horizons is a leading global provider of high-quality child care and early education, back-up care, and workplace education services. The company partners with employers to support workforces by providing services that help working families and employees thrive personally and professionally. "
target parent: Bain Capital
target: Only About Children
Only About Children is a high-quality operator of child care and early education centers in Australia. Based outside Sydney, OAC operates approximately 75 campuses located in the Australian states of New South Wales, Victoria and Queensland.
price ($mm)
$320
rev ($mm)
$140
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
2.3x
EV / EBITDA
closed 4/22/2022 via GlobeNewswire

Genius Group Limited, acquired Education Angels

synopsis: Genius Group Limited, a world-leading entrepreneur Edtech and education group, has announced the completion of its acquisition of New Zealand based Education Angels, a provider of in-home childcare, which enables children from birth to five years to flourish in a caring environment tailored to their needs.
buyer: Genius Group Limited (NYSEAM:GNS:$12.78)
Genius Group is a world-leading entrepreneur Edtech and education group, with a mission to disrupt the current education model with a student-centered, life-long learning curriculum that prepares students with the leadership, entrepreneurial and life skills to succeed in today’s market. "
target: Education Angels
New Zealand based Education Angels is a provider of in-home childcare, which enables children from birth to five years to flourish in a caring environment tailored to their needs.
price ($mm)
$2.03
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EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 3/9/2022 via PR Web

Children of America, acquired Oceanside Academy

synopsis: Children of America, Educational Childcare (COA), the #1 preschool in America, has acquired Oceanside Academy, a private preschool located in Jupiter, Florida. Oceanside Academy strives to provide all children with a quality early learning experience. They offer a safe and stimulating environment where children cultivate a natural desire to learn.
buyer: Children of America
Children of America (COA) is the #1 preschool in America. COA offers the highest level of childcare for children ages six weeks to twelve years of age. Their premier programs include infant care, toddler care, preschool and pre-kindergarten programs, before-and-after school care, and summer camp. "
target: Oceanside Academy
Oceanside Academy is a private preschool located in Jupiter, Florida. Oceanside Academy strives to provide all children with a quality early learning experience. They offer a safe, nurturing, and stimulating environment where children cultivate a natural desire to learn.
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closed 11/17/2021 via BNC Analysis

Endeavor Schools, acquired Village Green Day School

synopsis: Endeavor Schools has acquired Village Green Day School in Great Falls, Virginia. Founded in 1979, Village Green Day School has provided high-quality programs for children up to kindergarten level.
buyer parent: Leeds Equity Partners
buyer: Endeavor Schools
Endeavor Schools owns and operates 51 private preschool to 12th grade schools in the US. The company has schools in 12 states that operate under 27 different local brands and include 16 Montessori schools. Endeavor provides their schools with robust tools and resources to help them thrive. "
target: Village Green Day School
Founded in 1979, Village Green Day School has provided high-quality programs for children up to kindergarten level. Its highly experienced staff draws inspiration from several celebrated education theorists to create an efficacious evidence-based approach to children’s education.
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announced 8/25/2021 via Company Press Release

Georgia Capital PLC, will acquire Georgian-Austrian School Pesvebi LLC

synopsis: Georgia Capital PLC is to acquire Georgian-Austrian School Pesvebi LLC, an educational institution that offers three-level teaching. Currently, the school provides education to 450 learners from 1st to 12th grade, and offers distance learning and pre-school education. They are based in Tbilisi, Georgia.
buyer: Georgia Capital PLC (LSE:CGEO:$391.19)
Georgia Capital is an investment and holding company of a diversified group focused on investing in and developing businesses in Georgia. They seek to capture growth in these sectors: renewable energy, P&C insurance, real estate, water utility, healthcare, auto services, education, & retail banking."
target: Georgian-Austrian School Pesvebi LLC
Georgian-Austrian School Pesvebi LLC is an educational institution that offers three-level teaching. Currently, the school provides education to 450 learners from 1st to 12th grade, and offers distance learning and pre-school education. They are based in Tbilisi, Georgia.
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closed 4/29/2021 via GlobeNewswire

Learning Care Group, Inc., acquired Young School

synopsis: Learning Care Group, Inc. announced its acquisition of Young School, six preschools serving families in Maryland in Anne Arundel, Baltimore, Carroll, and Howard Counties. Learning Care Group is the second-largest for-profit early education and childcare provider in North America.
buyer parent: American Securities Capital Partners
buyer: Learning Care Group, Inc.
Learning Care Group is a leader in early childhood education, with more than 50 years of experience in inspiring children to love learning. Headquartered in Novi, Mich., the company is the second largest for-profit early education and care provider in North America. "
target: Young School
Young School is a daycare group that aims to inspire a lifelong love of learning by providing a thoughtful, nurturing environment for children that fosters creativity, independence and social confidence in a dynamic, joyful setting that is respectful of each child’s needs and individuality.
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closed 4/14/2021 via Company Press Release

Endeavor Schools, acquired The Academy Early Childhood Education Center

synopsis: Endeavor Schools, one of the nation’s fastest-growing education management companies, has acquired The Academy Early Childhood Education Center, which was established in 1994 and now currently operates two facilities in Arvada and Westminster, Colorado. They offer schooling for toddlers to age 12.
buyer parent: Leeds Equity Partners
buyer: Endeavor Schools
Endeavor Schools owns and operates 51 private preschool to 12th grade schools in the US. The company has schools in 12 states that operate under 27 different local brands and include 16 Montessori schools. Endeavor provides their schools with robust tools and resources to help them thrive. "
target: The Academy Early Childhood Education Center
The Academy Early Childhood Education Center was established in 1994 and now currently operates two facilities in Arvada and Westminster, Colorado. They offer schooling for toddlers to age 12.
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closed 4/14/2021 via Company Press Release

Endeavor Schools, acquired Parker Landing Child Development Center

synopsis: Endeavor Schools, one of the nation’s fastest-growing education management companies, has acquired The Parker Landing Child Development Center, a school for children from infant age to preschoolers. Parker Landing’s excellent program includes a focus on all aspects of a child’s growth, including intellectual, physical and social development.
buyer parent: Leeds Equity Partners
buyer: Endeavor Schools
Endeavor Schools owns and operates 51 private preschool to 12th grade schools in the US. The company has schools in 12 states that operate under 27 different local brands and include 16 Montessori schools. Endeavor provides their schools with robust tools and resources to help them thrive. "
target: Parker Landing Child Development Center
The Parker Landing Child Development Center is a school for children from infant age to preschoolers. Parker Landing’s excellent program includes a focus on all aspects of a child’s growth, including intellectual, physical and social development.
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closed 1/6/2021 via GlobeNewswire

Learning Care Group, Inc., acquired U-Gro Learning Centers

synopsis: Learning Care Group, Inc. announced its acquisition of U-GRO Learning Centres, 14 preschools serving families in Central Pennsylvania in Dauphin, Cumberland, Lancaster, Lebanon, and York Counties. Learning Care Group is the second-largest for-profit early education and childcare provider in North America.
buyer parent: American Securities Capital Partners
buyer: Learning Care Group, Inc.
Learning Care Group is a leader in early childhood education, with more than 50 years of experience in inspiring children to love learning. Headquartered in Novi, Mich., the company is the second largest for-profit early education and care provider in North America. "
target: U-Gro Learning Centers
U-GRO Learning Centres consists of 14 preschools serving families in Central Pennsylvania in Dauphin, Cumberland, Lancaster, Lebanon, and York Counties. At U-GRO, the educational experience combines the best of a structured, age-appropriate program with self-direction, exploration and play.
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announced 12/9/2020 via Reuters

SDM Jazz and Ballet Academie, will acquire Dawnwood Education Group

synopsis: SDM School of Jazz and Ballet, a Hong Kong Professional Dance School that provides various dancing courses, will acquire Dawnwood Education Group, an education startup that aims to re-think Chinese pre-school education.
buyer: SDM Jazz and Ballet Academie (SEHK:8363:$24.52)
SDM School of Jazz and Ballet, Hong Kong Professional Dance School, provides various dancing courses. SDM, a symbol of Smile Dance Memory, aims to let children learn professional dance through a series of dance courses, and on the other hand, through dance to cultivate children's positive thoughts. "
target: Dawnwood Education Group
Dawnwood is an education startup that aims to re-think Chinese pre-school education, starting from the bottom up. They will be the first kindergarten in China to present a ‘modernised’ approach to the Reggio Emilia philosophy, integrating its child-led learning into Chinese community culture.
price ($mm)
$6.19*
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EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 9/16/2020 via BNC Analysis

Abby and Marcus Litting, acquired Kiddie Winks Day Care Nursery Ltd

synopsis: Formerly known as Kiddiewinks, the newly-renamed Beeches Park Children’s Day Nursery has been acquired by Abby and Marcus Litting, the owners of The Old Forge Children’s Day Nursery, based in Findern, South Derbyshire.
buyer: Abby and Marcus Litting
Abby and Marcus Litting are the owners of The Old Forge Children’s Day Nursery, based in Findern, South Derbyshire. "
target: Kiddie Winks Day Care Nursery Ltd
Kiddie Winks Day Care Centre Nursery & Pre-School, now Beeches Park Children’s Day Nursery, is a nursery and pre-school located in Burton-upon-Trent, UK that provides childcare and education for babies aged 0 – 12 months and children aged 1 to 12 years.
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21st Century Education Group
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Maple Leaf Educational Systems
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Kyoshin Co., Ltd.
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AcadeMedia AB
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Arco Platform Limited
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With Us Corp
With Us Corp
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Ataa Educational Company
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National Company for Learning and Education
National Company for Learning and Education
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Loyalist Group Limited
Loyalist Group Limited
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Early Learning Services Limited
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Atvexa AB
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Evolve Education Group Limited
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21st Century Education Group
21st Century Education Group
21st Century Education is a Chinese provider of education services. 21st Century Education offers preschool education, primary and secondary education, higher education, and vocational education services through their various schools.
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Merhalsa
Merhalsa
Merhalsa is a Japanese company engaged in the medicine, nursing, and childcare businesses. Their pharmaceutical division operates 41 pharmacies in Tokyo. Their nursing department provides nursing services to the elderly. Merhalsa also operates 26 nursery schools in Japan.
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2020
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$155.14
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$6.29
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$3.27
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$4.04
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Ticker: SEHK:1317
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Maple Leaf Educational Systems
Maple Leaf Educational Systems
Maple Leaf Educational Systems (MLES) is China’s largest private K-12 and largest international school system. MLES operates 74 schools from preschool to high school in 18 cities throughout China and 2 in Canada, serving over 28,000 students.
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$74.23
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6054
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OneSmart International Education Group Limited
OneSmart International Education Group Limited is the largest premium K-12 after-school education service provider in China in terms of revenue in 2016 and 2017. Their vision is to build the most trusted "Third Classroom" outside of home and school.
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2018
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$33.27
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$37.93
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Ticker: TSE:4735
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Kyoshin Co., Ltd.
Kyoshin Co., Ltd.
Kyoshin Co., Ltd. is a Japanese company that operates cram schools in Japan, Germany, China, and the USA. Their schools are aimed at primary to high school students. Kyoshin provides services for exam preparation, English language learning for young children, and Japanese language learning.
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2018
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$4.76
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$4.86
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Ticker: OM:ACAD
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
AcadeMedia AB
AcadeMedia AB
Based in Sweden, AcadeMedia is Northern Europe's largest education company. They work in the entire education chain, from pre-school to adult education. More than 65,000 students and parents have chosen their pre-schools, elementary schools and upper secondary schools.
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2021
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$56.52
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Ticker: BEDU
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Bright Scholar Education Holdings Limited
Bright Scholar Education Holdings Limited
Bright Scholar is the largest operator of international and bilingual K-12 schools in China. The company is dedicated to providing quality international education to Chinese students and equipping them with the critical academic foundation and skillsets necessary to succeed.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$477.13
EBITDA ($mm)
$90.82
EBIT ($mm)
$65.77
Net Income ($mm)
$45.57
Employees
10366
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Ticker: OM:ENG
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Internationella Engelska Skolan
Internationella Engelska Skolan
Internationella Engelska Skolan (IES) is one of the leading free school operators in Sweden. IES has 25,600 students at 36 schools, and about 3,200 students at its schools in Spain. IES Sweden operates schools for students in grades F-12. Its main focus is grades 4-9.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$296.73
EBITDA ($mm)
$32.35
EBIT ($mm)
$23.20
Net Income ($mm)
$16.88
Employees
2974
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Ticker: ARCE
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Arco Platform Limited
Arco Platform Limited
Arco’s mission is to transform the way students learn, promote and scale education of excellence. With a historical growth of over 40% per year, the company has been expanding its portfolio and its territorial reach, thus progressively delivering more value to a growing number of schools in Brazil.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$168.64
EBITDA ($mm)
$39.08
EBIT ($mm)
$27.72
Net Income ($mm)
$6.21
Employees
1949
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Ticker: JASDAQ:9696
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
With Us Corp
With Us Corp
With Us Corporation operates in the education industry in Japan. The company owns and operates tutoring schools that offers group and individual tutoring for elementary, middle, and high school students. They also operate preparatory schools to help students pass high school certification exams.
year
2017
rev ($mm)
$134.56
EBITDA ($mm)
$9.21
EBIT ($mm)
$5.39
Net Income ($mm)
$0.75
Employees
779
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Ticker: SASE:4292
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Ataa Educational Company
Ataa Educational Company
Ataa Educational Company is one of the largest educational companies in Saudi Arabia. Ataa Educational Company operates private schools in seven locations around the Riyadh area. Their schools provide high quality education services to over 26,000 students.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$84.39
EBITDA ($mm)
$28.13
EBIT ($mm)
$23.74
Net Income ($mm)
$17.19
Employees
0
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Ticker: SASE:4291
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
National Company for Learning and Education
National Company for Learning and Education
National Company for Learning and Education (NCLE) is a leading education group in Saudi Arabia. NCLE operates several schools that contain more than 10,000 students and 1,000 teachers. The group offers kindergarten, primary, intermediate, secondary education services.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$56.04
EBITDA ($mm)
$17.86
EBIT ($mm)
$14.64
Net Income ($mm)
$13.51
Employees
0
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