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1. Hello Kids Myogadani - International English Preschool, Bunkyo-ku
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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
The Montessori School of Tokyo (MST) in eastern Japan is proud to provide an internationally recognized curriculum for the international student. MST is the only Montessori Elementary School in Japan accepting students from age 3 to 12.
With its beginnings as a pre-school/kindergarten in 1993, MST has grown to where it now enrolls over 150 students representing over 35 countries. Our Montessori trained teachers, come from over 10 countries around the world and are familiar with many different international settings. MST is accredited by The International Montessori Council and is a member of The Japan Council of International Schools.
Sunshine Montessori Programme - for children of 2 yrs 8 months to 6 years old; Elementary Montessori Programme including: Lower Elementary - for students 6-9 years old and
Upper Elementary - for students 9-12 years old. Classes are taught in English.
Ayla International School (AIS) is a creative quality school based in Tokyo, eastern Japan, with preschool, kindergarten after school programs in English and Japanese. What makes us different from other International Schools? Well, at AIS we only accept a small number of children to give them the finest care and attention.
We have also succeeded in starting our Japanese Immersion Program to assist foreign parents living in Japan that would be interested in preparing their children's language skill before going to Japanese Kindergarten. Our school is located at a safe and spacious area in Shirokane with easy road and train access from Ebisu, Hiroo, Meguro, Roppongi and Shinagawa areas.
Nursery Program; Preschool Program for 16 months to 4 years old; Kindergarten Program 4 to 6 years old; English Immersion; Japanese Immersion - 2 to 6 years old; English Language Lessons (EFL) and Japanese Language Lessons (JSL) for children 2 to 10 years old.
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.
A new and affordable international preschool located in the heart of Tokyo. We cater for children aged 18 months to 5 years with a varied and exciting curriculum conducted in English by fluent English speakers. Independence is encouraged at every age and every stage.
We are able to give more individual attention to each child when it is needed, without forgetting group attention, so children will learn to share, co-operate, initiate play, wait, develop social skills, take turns, and be responsible. Alternate language programs are available in our afternoon session.
Regular Preschool Program Mon - Fri.; Acorn Kids Club Mon - Fri (afternoons); Parents & Kids (Saturdays); Pre-entry Program (Saturdays); Summer School (July); Induction Week (August). Classes are in English.
Happy Days International Preschool is conveniently located near Ebisu Garden Place in Ebisu in central Shibuya, Tokyo. Our school is for kids aged 18 months - 5 years old where we offer developmentally appropriate, theme based curriculum which focuses on the ‘whole’ child.
The school’s curriculum is based upon the Primary Years Program and the British Foundation Stage. Our mission is to give young children the necessary knowledge and understanding, skills and processes to take on the challenges of the modern world in a positive and creative way.
At Happy Days International Preschool, we maintain a teacher / child ratio of 1:6. Indoor and outdoor play is part of our regular routine, and educational excursions and outings are built into our program. Children receive a wide range of extra curricular activities including piano lessons, ballet, dancing, art, and yoga. Our environment is safe and secure and one where children do have “Happy Days”.
- We provide a developmentally appropriate, theme based curriculum
- Our curriculum is based upon the Primary Years Program and the British Foundation Stage
- As part of our structured routine, we provide indoor & outdoor play & educational trips
- A wide range of extra curricular activities are available
- Weekly individualized reports informing parents of their student’s progress, as well as daily feedback
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.
SAKURA INTERNATIONAL SCHOOL (SIS) is located in Tokyo, eastern Japan and provides Preschool/Kindergarten, Afterschool and Day Care Programs for people living in central Tokyo. Sakura International School (SIS) provides an at-home atmosphere that helps students easily make the transition to their first learning experience.
The warm and inviting staff welcome children to classrooms fully equipped with Montessori materials. These consist of Language, Math, Sensorial, Geography, Practical Life, Hands-on Arts and Crafts, Educational Technology and much more. SIS also organizes Club and Weekend Programs designed to provide them with the enriching environment based on the same curriculum as their regular program.
We are an international kindergarten and preschool located in Setagaya-ku, Tokyo in eastern Japan. We create a learning environment using a bilingual system (English and Japanese) that is caring, loving, interesting, fun and above all has the ability to give each and every child the attention that he or she requires.
We accept children from 15 months to 6 years of age with various international backgrounds.
We are guided by principles in child development as specified by the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC), a United States organization where the school teachers are active members.
Toddler Program - 2 to 3 years old; Preschool Program - 3 to 4 years old; Pre-K Program - 4 to 5 years old; Kindergarten Program - 5 to 6 years old; Summer Camp Program. Programs are in English and Japanese.
10. Joy To The World American International school, Tokyo
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Joy to the World is an American International Preschool and Kindergarten located in Bunkyo-Ku, Tokyo, eastern Japan. As a provider of premier education, we are committed to develop students who are well-educated, expressive, confident, competent, responsible and worthwhile citizens of the world.
We are an independent international school that endeavors to provide an enjoyable place for every student to achieve their maximum potential through a comprehensive curriculum which integrates Arts, Humanities and Sciences. We offer unique bilingual programs in Japanese and English for children ages 2 to 6.
Mommy and Me Program (Age 0 -2); Preschool Program; (Age 2); Kindergarten 1 Program (Age 3); Kindergarten 2 Program (Age 4); Kindergarten 3 Program (Age 5/6); Afterschool Kindergarten Program (Ages 3 - 6); Afterschool Elementary Program (Grades 1 - 4, Ages 6-8); Bilingual Program (Japanese/English).