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Challenge Island

is seeking candidates for expansion.

How do I buy a Challenge Island Franchise?

Challenge Island is an award winning children's education franchise with a proven business model. This home-based business has flexible hours, is family-friendly and has multiple profit centers. Own your own Challenge Island franchise for a total investment of $47,600-$62,450. The minimum cash requirement is $45,000. Challenge Island is looking for hard-working entrepreneurs who are passionate about children's education and want to give back to their communities.

Total Investment$47,600 - $62,450
Cash Required$45,000
Business TypeFranchise
Target Market National

Own an Exciting, Home-Based, Family-Friendly Children's Education Business.

Challenge Island is a red hot and fast growing international educational enrichment franchise on the forefront of S.T.E.A.M. (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math) Education and 21st Century Learning. We offer a proven franchise model, an exciting service to deliver, and a rewarding business to own.

Find out how you can join our rapidly growing tribe of owners today!

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Open Challenge Island in any of these available states: AK, AL, AR, AZ, CA, CO, CT, DC, DE, FL, GA, HI, IA, ID, IL, IN, KS, KY, LA, MA, MD, ME, MI, MN, MO, MS, MT, NC, ND, NE, NH, NJ, NM, NV, NY, OH, OK, OR, PA, RI, SC, SD, TN, TX, UT, VA, VT, WA, WI, WV, WY.


Challenge Island® is a Franchise 500 Ranked International educational enrichment program with 80 locations in the USA and Worldwide. It was founded by an award-winning educator, author, and freelance parenting/education journalist Sharon Duke Estroff, the program takes children on exciting imaginative journeys to an array of thematic islands.

Benefits Of Owning A Challenge Island Franchise

  • Proven home-based business with nearly 70 franchises
  • Protected territory with at least (30) elementary schools in purchased territory
  • Unique comprehensive curriculum specifically targets most important educational trends: STEAM (science, technology, engineering, arts, and math), 21st century skills and Cross-Curricular learning
  • Huge range of ages served from Challenge Island Junior (Preschool) to Challenge Island Senior (Senior Living Centers) to everything in between
  • Can be operated on a full or part-time basis
  • Low and self-controlled fixed overhead costs
  • Year-round income potential with summer camps, birthday parties, field trips and other non-school based initiatives
  • Verifiable 60%+ repeat business
  • Extensive and on-going training with continuous, fresh curriculum provides unlimited opportunities
  • Challenge Island provides comprehensive teacher lesson plans and teacher training resources
  • Owners Enjoy Partnerships Nationwide with Non-Profit Organizations Including the Girl Scouts and Boys and Girls Clubs
  • Challenge Island gives you the opportunity to give back by positively impacting your community


  • Entrepreneur Franchise 500 2018
  • Entrepreneur 50 Under 50k 2018
  • Parent's Picks Awards 2018
  • SEO Samba's Top 100 Franchise Influencers 2018
  • U.S. Small Business Administration Approved

Ideal Candidates

Are you fun, energetic and passionate about children's education? Do you embrace entrepreneurism and hard work? Do you possess strong organizational and communication skills? Do you have proven marketing and sales skills? Yes?! Then this might be the opportunity for you!

Inquire today.