Sullivans Students visit New Immigrants at Naturalization Ceremony

Naturalization Ceremony Yokosuka, Japan

Yokosuka Navy Base, Japan — 21 lucky students from The Sullivans School in Yokosuka, Japan had a once-in-a-lifetime-experience viewing a Naturalization Ceremony held at the Chapel of Hope on board Fleet Activities Yokosuka (Fleact) on Dec, 11, 2014.  The moving […]

Domo-kun visits New International School

On December 5, the children in the Panda Class (Early Learning Center) at New International School had a special visitor, the NHK character Domo-kun. He spent the whole day with the children, in preparation for which the class had prepared […]

K. International School Tokyo students debate world issues in Seoul

For several years, K. International School Tokyo has offered a Model United Nations (MUN) club as part of its after-school activities program for students in its secondary school. KIST also hosts an MUN scrimmage in January each year which is […]

Celebration of Learning (Who we are)


This year, Jingumae International Exchange School held their first Celebration of Learning presentation! It was a great opportunity for our parents to see what their kids have explored throughout the unit. Kindergarten showed their All About Me Books and their […]

Kailua Kindergarten Classes Bonding Activity

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They know they are the older children in the school, and they are aware that it is not just being bigger or a year ahead of the others but more importantly, that they are leaders and role models. Kailua’s Makani […]

A Discussion on Educational Affairs at Horizon Sendai

Horizon Japan International School Sendai Campus held a discussion programme about the importance of Immersion Education toward a Global Perspective in schools. Leading this programme was Mr. Masayoshi Shimizu, the Mayor of Ota City and the founder of Gunma Kokusai […]

St. Alban’s New Year Wishes


HAPPY NEW YEAR from all of us at St. Alban’s – we wish you all the best! The Christmas play and concert was wonderful. The children performed beautifully, and the after party was great too. Thanks Santa! During January we […]

Australia Day at AIS

Chinese New Year

In January 2014 both kindergarten and elementary school students celebrated the Chinese New Year. This was the first time that the school had held such an event, outside of the school’s regular annual events, such as Thanksgiving, Christmas, etc. To […]

The Fukko Calendar Project


I met Mrs. Narui by chance, at the last Christmas Bazaar at Saint Maur International School on the 16th of November 2014. A small lady with a beautiful picture of an Iwate festival plastered on her back, she proudly held […]

January 2015 issue #56

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