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Languages of instructionEnglish and French
Age RangeAges 1 to 14
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Quick summary of key school information

Language of instruction English and French
Native English and French teachers
Extra languages (other than English and French)
Class sizes Average 12 students / class
Maximum 20 students / class
Extracurricular activities
School bus
School's webpage:
Yearly fees: from: ¥870,000
to: ¥960,000
Address: 4-2-19 Nishigahara Kita-ku, Tokyo 114-0024, Japan
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All the details about this school in their own words

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Number of students

Fall 2021: second campus of 500 places in Tokyo to welcome 1 to 18 year olds (nursery, preschool, elementary, middle & high school, French Ministry & International Baccalaureate accreditation candidate)

Number of nationalities represented in the school


Most common nationality

French & Japanese

Ratio of local students to international students


Native English and French speaking teachers


Language support for students not fluent in English and French


Additional language classes offered by the school

French, English, Japanese, Mandarin Chinese, Spanish, German, Korean

Max. number of students per class


Average number of students per class


Does the school employ teaching assistants?


Use of technology in the classroom

All technologies are available in the classroom; we do not provide individual tablets to preschoolers, however some activities in the elementary classes require tablets (for coding, etc.)

Is the school ready to use virtual classrooms when needed? (e.g. teaching lessons online if the school is closed, e.g. during COVID-19 closures)


Do students practice religion at the school? What religion?


Do teachers assign homework to their students?


Approximate hours of homework given

30 minutes to one hour

Percentage of students who pursue further education post-graduation


Dedicated staff/programs for students with special learning needs


The school supports gifted, able and talented students

We provide separate activities and challenges

Student access to education psychologist


Entry evaluation for students


Brief description of entry evaluation required

Interview of new students' parents to learn more about their language preferences regarding their child's education, other wishes

Waiting list


Deadline for registration (new academic year)

All year round

Students can join after academic year begins


School start time

8:30 am

School finish time

3:30 pm

Supervised care before/after school

Yes, from 7:30 a.m. and until 8 p.m.

School bus service available

Door to door

School provided lunches


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


Uniform required


Extracurricular activities or clubs offered

French, English, Mandarin Chinese, Korean etc. language courses, cooking, art, piano, music theory, guitar, ukulele, chess, gardening, multisports, soccer (Hexagon FC, JFA League registered club), maths, physics, coding, astronomy, ballet, yoga

Sports activities included

Gymnastics, yoga, soccer, running, athletics, dome climber, swimming, playground, competitions

Sports teams or sport competitions available for students

Officially registered JFA international soccer club from 3 to 15 years old. Name: Hexagon FC

Sports facilities at the school

Rooftop with sport equipment, including about five different pools in the summer

Qualities and characteristics best defining the school

Recognised as one of Tokyo's premier international schools, Tokyo's French-Japanese International School (EIFJ Tokyo) is licensed by the Tokyo Metropolitan Government – which means students are eligible for scholarships – and is a French Ministry/International Baccalaureate candidate. Open year-round, we offer bilingual French-Japanese, French-English and English-only nursery, preschool, and elementary programmes. We also offer 15 after-school activities – including a registered JFA football club – holiday classes, adult courses, and an alumni network. Choose us for our unequalled student-teacher ratio, reasonable fees, expanding primary and secondary school (to 500 places), and commitment to helping our students become successful future leaders.

Teaching approach of the school

At the French-Japanese International School of Tokyo, we educate students to become creative and ethical citizens through an official, comprehensive & bilingual IB & French Ministry accreditation candidate curriculum in classes of excellence. We teach all students to think objectively & behave responsibly, to shape their own views and respect others, to determine their aims in life and be successful.


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