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The Leader in Early Education and Care Franchising

Primrose Schools is the leader in providing premier early education and care to children and families in the United States. Founded in 1982, there are more than 350 Primrose schools in 29 states. Each school is independently-owned and -operated by Franchise Owners who are provided a proven and time-tested business model and exclusive approach to early education, called Balanced Learning®. Primrose offers Franchise Owners the opportunity to invest in a rewarding business that delivers an unparalleled early learning experience for children and families in their community. To learn more about Primrose Schools, visit and to learn more about becoming a Franchise Owner visit

For Primrose Franchise Owners, One Size Does Not Fit All

Primrose Franchise Owners come from a variety of professional backgrounds - finance, tech, real estate, healthcare and sales to name a few. What they have in common is a desire to shape the future. The ideal candidate is dedicated to our mission to ensure a brighter future for all children. We look for franchise owners with strong relationship-building skills, a desire to do meaningful work and a passion for our family-focused brand. We lovingly call our Franchise Owners CEOs of Happiness because of the impact they have on children and their well-being. Visit to learn more.

A Day-in-the-Life of our Franchise Owners

Primrose Schools provides entrepreneurs the opportunity to pursue a purpose-filled life as a Primrose Franchise Owner. Learn how you can experience the rewards of making a lasting impact on the lives of children, their families and the community. Hear from our Franchise Owners and learn more by visiting

Franchise Owners are CEOs of Happiness

Primrose Franchise Owners share their heartfelt experiences of owning a Primrose school. See how they became CEOs of Happiness. A strong belief in the curriculum, philosophy and the positive experiences shared at Primrose often inspires many parents to open their own Primrose school.