Tokyo
British curriculum
Ages 3 to 18

The British School in Tokyo

Verified
CurriculumBritish
Age RangeAges 3 to 18
BilingualNo
International Baccalaureate No
Avg. students per class 22
Max. students per class 22
First year fees: ¥3,210,000

Fees / Price

School fees, for a twelve year old child , in JPY

Yearly fees: ¥2,390,000
When you first enroll your children in the school, some extra fees are applied:
One time fees: ¥820,000
Total first year fees: ¥3,210,000
See full breakdown of fees

School Information

Number of students

900

Number of nationalities represented in the school

60

Most common nationality

UK

Ratio of local students to international students

N/A

Max. number of students per class

22

Average number of students per class

22

Does the school employ teaching assistants?

Only in the Primary School.

Language support for students not fluent in the school's language of instruction

No

Additional language classes offered by the school

Japanese, Spanish, Chinese, French

Use of technology in the classroom

Via classroom white boards and ICT

Do teachers assign homework to their students?

Yes

Approximate hours of homework given

Depends on each yeargroup

Uniform required

Yes

Waiting list

Yes

Entry evaluation for students

We ask for previous reports.

Brief description of entry evaluation required

N/A

Deadline for registration (new academic year)

We have rolling admissions.

Students can join after academic year begins

Yes

Percentage of students who pursue further education post-graduation

90%

External examinations/assessments available

Common Entrance, UCAS forms

Results in these examinations

N/A

Do students practice religion at the school? What religion?

No

How does the school accommodate non-religious students or students of a different religion?

N/A

School bus service available

No, only an intra school bus between campuses.

Dedicated staff/programs for students with special learning needs

We have an SEN Coordinator.

Learning support offered

IEPs

The school supports gifted, able and talented students

N/A

Student access to education psychologist

Yes

School start time

8.30am

School finish time

3.30pm

Supervised care before/after school

After school clubs only.

Extracurricular activities or clubs offered

Please see website: http://www.bst.ac.jp/school-life/clubs/

School provided lunches

In Secondary School.

Food alternatives for special dietary needs (ie. vegan, kosher, halal etc)

No

Sports activities included

Swimming, Volleyball, Athletics, Football - http://www.bst.ac.jp/school-life/sport/sport-home/

Sports facilities at the school

Athletics track, swimming pool, indoor gymnasiums

Sports teams or sport competitions available for students

Yes

Qualities and characteristics best defining the school

BRITISH LEARNER - Balanced, Resilient, Inquisitive, Thoughtful, Independent, Self-assured and Honest

Teaching approach of the school

EXCELLENT RATING via ISI Report 2014 - http://www.bst.ac.jp/why-bst/inspection-reports/

Location

Get in touch with the school

Contact email: admissions@bst.ac.jp
School's webpage: www.bst.ac.jp
School's Fees webpage: www.bst.ac.jp/admissions/fees
Address: Showa Women’s University 5th Bldg. 1-7-57 Taishido Setagaya-ku Tokyo 154-8533 Japan