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1. Hello Kids Myogadani - International English Preschool, Bunkyo-ku
Courses / Programs
Conveniently situated in the Bunkyo ward in central Tokyo, Hello Kids Myogadani is an English-immersion school providing a fun and comprehensive international preschool and kindergarten program for children between the ages of 1.5 to 6 years old. In addition, we offer afternoon & weekend classes for children between the ages of 3 to 10 years old. Our students range in age from 1.5 to 10 years old.
Established in 2009, Hello Kids Myogadani focuses on teaching the English language, as well as developing fine and gross motor skills, problem solving skills, living skills, social skills and leadership qualities.
We challenge, and more importantly inspire students within an internationally-recognized curriculum, which ensures that our students gain a solid knowledge of not only English, but also science, mathematics, geography, Japanese, and other international cultures, and so much more. We pride ourselves on our curriculum, class structure and dedicated teaching team.
Our English immersion school (which comprises two beautiful schools - our Main school and our Annex school) is easily accessible by public transport, only a 10 minute train ride from Tokyo station on the Marunouchi subway line, and roughly 25 minutes from Shibuya. Both schools are located directly in front of Hisakata Park (a spacious park which we utilize daily).
English Immersion Programs for Children:
- Preschool (ages 1.5-4)
- English Kindergarten (ages 4-6)
- Afternoon English Language Classes (ages 3-5 & 5-8)
- Saturday English Language Classes (ages 3-5 & 6-10)
Activities & Excursions:
- Summer Camp in Tokyo
- 8-Day Summer Trip to Canada
- Special Music Concerts
- Sleepover / Overnight Stay at Hello Kids in Autumn
- Day Trip to Mt. Fuji
- Day Trip to Mothers Farm
- Potato-digging day, and other fun, hands-on activities including during Easter, the Star Festival, Children's Day, Halloween and Christmas
Situated close to the heart of Tokyo's city center, Jingumae International Exchange School (JIES) is an international preschool / primary school catering to the international community that operates alongside a Japanese public elementary school. We follow the British National Curriculum across all disciplines, and provide students with high quality international education in English from ages 3-12.
JIES maintains a high teacher to student ratio, and small class sizes meaning our teachers individualise every lesson to the needs and abilities of each student.
Members of our dynamic school community represent over 10 different nationalities which give us a great mixture of different experiences and cultures making JIES a stimulating place for all involved.
Discovery International School in Nagoya, Japan provides Reggio Emilia inspired, play-oriented educational programs in English for preschoolers and afternoon elementary students of all nationalities. Our programs are guided by modern international research on childhood development and language acquisition. Children at Discovery partner with peers and teachers to engage in deep, subject-integrated learning projects which stem from children's play interests and questions.
Literacy learning is workshop oriented and provided on a one-to-one basis. Children's work is documented as it progresses both on our walls and online. Always, the child's voice is the center of our attention! We are located on the eastern border of Nagoya, in Nagakute Town. Come and Discover joyful, child-driven learning!
- Day Preschool
- After School Programs Ages Pre4 - K
- After School Programs Elementary 1-3
- After School Native / Fluent Speakers Programs
- Summer School
- Parent Seminars
*Programs to expand in April 2011.
Global Village International Preschool was founded in 2001 in northern Osaka, south of Japan, to accommodate a lack of quality English education for preschool students of all nationalities.At Global Village, children learn and play in an English-speaking environment.
While children are taught in English our curriculum incorporates a wide range of learning experiences that provide exposure to various cultures.
Children engage in a variety of activities that bring out strong points of both Western and Japanese cultures such as performing Kamishibai like "Momotaro" and "Kachi-kachi Yama" as well as giving speeches and performances to develop the confidence necessary to speak and act in front of others.
Nursery Class ( 2 - 3 years old); Pre-Kindergarten Jr. Class
(2 -4 years old); Pre-Kindergarten Class (2.6 -4.6 years old);
Kinder A Class (4 - 5 years old); Kinder B Class (5 - 6 years old). We also offer after school and Saturday classes for kindergarten and elementary school students. Programs are taught in English.
Welcome to Tip Top International School. We are a preschool and afterschool international school located in central Tokyo, eastern Japan. We take on children from early ages to school goers looking for afternoon acivities and learning.
Although the class consists of mixed ages, the children will be doing age appropriate activities and will have separation for certain activities. This is so they can grow and learn at a pace that is appropriate for their age. The primary language for the class will be English in all activities.
Daizawa International School is an International preschool and kindergarten in the Setagaya area of Tokyo, Japan. We provide learning opportunities for all children from 18 months to 6 years. We provide a home-like and friendly environment for children and families.
In our program, thematic learning forms the core curriculum, with emphasis on practical life, sensorial development, social development, and creative expression. The children are encouraged to become independent thinkers, and we aim to open their eyes to a world of discovery.
We introduce the children to a wide variety of information during the year through our monthly themes. Each theme we will also be taking a look at a different culture and educating the children about the world around them.
At Daizawa International School, we plant the right seeds and reap the fruits that bear the child's socio-emotional readiness, natural curiosity, confidence, independence, courage, and respect for others and oneself.
Established in 1872, Saint Maur International School in Yokohama is the oldest international school in Japan. The school, which is coeducational, caters to students of all nationalities and faiths from Pre-school through High School. Located 30 kilometers from Tokyo in eastern Japan, Saint Maur International School aims to provide an excellent curriculum for children of all nationalities and backgrounds.
It is fully accredited by Council of International schools (CIS), New England Association of Schools of Colleges(NEASC), and the Japanese Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science, and Technology. Saint Maur is a co-educational Pre-K through High School which strives to offer a quality education within a caring family environment.
8. Kikokushijo Academy International School, Tokyo
Courses / Programs
Kikokushijo Academy International School (KAIS) is located in its modern new facilities in Jiyugaoka, Meguro-ku, Tokyo, eastern Japan. It provides a fully-accredited, diverse, creative, intensive, affordable, and specialized curriculum in English to motivated internationally-oriented Junior High and High School students.
Accredited through our partner schools, Stanford University and Laurel Springs School in the State of California, USA, our students complete a program and graduate with an American diploma, enabling them to easily pursue university education anywhere in the world. KAI School is open to all junior-high and senior high-school-aged international students regardless of background. We also invite Japanese students with exceptional English abilities, who are planning to attend university abroad.
Junior High School Program; High School Program; The KAIS Core Program is a fully-accredited American Junior High and High School Diploma-granting Curriculum; SAT, TOEFL and STEP TEST Preparation classes. Classes are taught in English.
New Hope International Preschool in Tokyo, Japan is an affordable, quality Christian preschool and kindergarten. School hours are from 10:00 to 2:30, Monday through Friday. Some of our graduates enter elementary school in the spring (Japanese schools), while others enter in the fall (international schools).
Rather than having a fixed beginning and ending of the school-year, we use three terms. Orientation is held at the beginning of each term (April, January, and September). Graduation ceremonies are in March for children who will enter elementary school in the spring, and at the end of June for children who will enter elementary school in the fall.
Preschool Program; Kindergarten Program; Mommy & Me Program; Afternoon Preschool Program; Afternoon PLUS Program. Our main language is English. Children who attend other preschools are welcome to attend our weekday after school program, our summer school program, and our Saturday events.
Hand In Hand International School in Yokohama, Kanagawa Prefecture in the Greater Tokyo Area offers preschool and kindergarten programs, as well as enrichment and after school programs in English for children ages 1.5 years through to 12 years. Catering to both foreign and local Japanese families, we are conveniently located within the international community of Motomachi in Yokohama City.
Our center is dedicated to providing quality care and an optimal learning environment for early learners of every age. We offer a preschool curriculum for children ages 18 months through to 6 years, and an after school program for kindergarten and elementary school students. Our programs are theme-based and have been appropriately designed for each age group to stimulate and encourage child development.
Our childcare professionals are highly trained professionals in the best practices of early child education. We promise a safe and nurturing environment for children to learn through purposeful play and discovery, while fostering the growth of the whole child. We invite you and your child to join us for an exciting opportunity to make friends, to explore and to learn by simply having fun.