Monthly Archives: April 2015

EtonHouse International Preschool Tokyo

EtonHouse International Preschool Tokyo follows a child-responsive Inquire-Think-Learn integrated curriculum approach, which is a play-based, inquiry model in which children co-construct their learning in close, respectful collaboration with their teachers and their immediate socio-cultural context. They have also integrated Mandarin

Gingertree International School Zoo-phonics Academy


Happy Days International Preschool and Kindergarten

Happy Days International Preschool has been providing a positive, nurturing environment for children throughout the past 8 years. Situated in the beautiful suburb of Ebisu in Shibuya Ward, Happy Days is conveniently located within a very short walk of several

J’s International School


Joy to the World American International School




Maria’s Babies Society


Mitsui Gardens International Preschool American Embassy Tokyo

Ohana International School

Ohana International School is a pre-school with a difference; accepting all nationalities and children with special needs. Staff are experienced, highly trained Early Childhood educators. The school curriculum is play-based – a context for learning through which the children organize

PAL International School


Poppins Active Learning International School

Located in spacious Yebisu Garden Place, bright and clean facilities with elegant interior. PALIS offers unique lessons based on British curriculum with Specialist Teacher’s Programme such as Yoga, Dance and Music, etc. preschool

St. Alban’s International Nursery

Small and intimate, St Alban’s Nursery is one of the longest established international kindergartens in Tokyo. Focusing on the individuality of each child, its aim is to provide opportunities for learning and self-discovery, giving each child his or her own

Princeton Academy International School

Kindergarteners are eager to explore, investigate and discover the world around them and a Princeton education can make a difference in how much they learn and grow. Their program introduces your child to a formal education while embracing the idea

Sesame International Preschool

Seta International School

The mission of Seta International School is based on what all parents wish for their children: to foster a strong sense of balance between their children’s physical, emotional, social, and academic well-being with a safe and loving environment. Their diverse

Summerhill International School

Summerhill International School combines the joys of learning with the art of education. There is a learning environment of beauty and wonder, full of warm, flowing colors and objects that awaken the imagination and invite interaction through play. At Summerhill,

The American School in Japan Early Learning Center


Willowbrook International School


Yoyogi International School

Yoyogi International School, established in 1999, is one of the largest and prestigious preschool/kindergartens in Tokyo. School facilities include an outdoor playground, library, indoor gymnasium and computer terminals. The Yoyogi International School curriculum incorporates key objectives and frameworks from the

Ecole française de Saint Maur à Yokohama

Classes à effectifs réduits et pédagogie différenciée pour une scolarisation de la maternelle au CM2.Programmes de l’Éducation nationale française dispensés par des professeurs qualifiés et expérimentés La maternelle est en anglais selon la méthode Montessori avec séance quotidienne de langage

Horizon Japan International School

Horizon Japan International School, accredited by the Japanese government, is one of the few international schools in Japan that are a member of ECIS and CIS, and the only school in Japan to implement the Cambridge International Curricula. Additionally, students

India International School in Japan, Yokohama Campus

India International School in Japan is a CBSE affiliated school for students from Kindergarten to Grade 12. Teaching Faculty at its Tokyo and Yokohama campus strives to integrate moral values, compassion and co-operation into the daily life of students. Here,

Kanagawa International School

K.I.S. offers an International perspective in all aspects of education and development and strives for excellence in the academic and self-development of every child. Students are readied for a level equivalent to that required for entry into international Elementary/Primary schools.

Saint Maur International School

Providing a quality and nurturing education based upon Christian principles while using a rigorous academics and a wide range of extracurricular activities which results in a 100% matriculation rate into four-year colleges and universities. Innovators of International Education Established in

The German School (Deutsche Schule Tokyo Yokohama)

Yokohama International School

Founded in 1924 as a pioneer in international education, Yokohama International School (YIS) aims to provide the highest quality, balanced education to internationally minded students ages 3-18 in an inquiring, supportive and exciting learning environment. Located in the historic Bluff

Imagine International Preschool


Yokohama Christian School

Sports Programs for Kids

Japan offers many unique after school opportunities for children. Internationally popular sports such as soccer, swimming or tennis are readily available. Traditional Japanese sports such as karate and judo can also be an excellent choice. Basketball, Volleyball, Cheer Dancing, Hip-Hop

Learning Japanese Culture

Ikebana (Flower Arranging) Japanese flower arranging is widely practiced and there are many local groups. Different schools exist within the field, and many offer information, classes and certification in English.   Origami (Paper Folding) Origami has spread around the world

Japanese Performing Arts

Kabuki Kabuki’s origins can be traced back to the Edo period (1603-1868). In contrast to older Japanese art forms such as Noh, the realm of the upper class, Kabuki was popular with the common people, and it is said that

Clubs & Societies

Tokyo and Yokohama have members-only clubs for foreign residents. These clubs offer facilities including conference rooms, banquet halls, restaurants, fitness gyms, sports facilities, libraries and more, and a diverse range of cultural, recreational and business activities. Other Online Resources

Recreational Activities

A wide variety of groups and events across Tokyo provide a place where foreigners and Japanese alike can come together and share their hobbies or passions. Performing Acts Cooking Art Workshops Event Clubs


By volunteering for a cause you feel strongly about, you can make a contribution to society while meeting and interacting with Japanese people in the community around you. Besides the organizations listed below, international NGOs such as Amnesty International, Greenpeace,

Places of Worship

Churches, Mosques, and places of worship around Tokyo have worship services in English and other languages. Tokyo Yokohama

Crime & Personal Safety

General Crime and Safety With one of the lowest crime rates of all developed nations, Japan is an extremely safe country to live and travel in. In comparison to other major world cities, there is a very low chance you


Although Japan is modern and safe, it is always useful to be prepared. This chapter provides some background information and useful references for essential services and emergencies. In Case of Emergency Call the following numbers in case of an emergency.

Azabudai United Dental Office Tokyo

UCLA dentist and NYU children’s dentist with 30 years’ experience serving the international community. High-tech facilities close to Tokyo American Club.

Inaba Dental Office

Jingumae E.N.T. Clinic

Kameda Kyobashi Clinic

Kamoshita Eye Clinic

International Dental Clinic

Kitahara Life Support Clinic


National Medical Clinic

Nishiya ENT Clinic

Sendagaya International Clinic

St. Luke’s MediLocus

Located conveniently in the center of Tokyo’s business district, Otemachi. Internal medicine and gynecology consultations are available, as well as advanced medical examinations.

Dr. Kaku’s Office

Specialist In Orthodontics and Pediatric Dentistry.

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