Tuition & Fees
Fees are fixed for the school year September 2015 to June 2016. They are reviewed annually by the school board and any changes to the school fees for the next school year is announced by the end of May.
At JIES, the school fees consist of an application fee, enrollment fee, building fund, tuition and maintenance fee. All fees should be remitted in Japanese Yen.
|Application Fee (one-time fee)||20,000 JPY|
|Enrollment Fee (one-time fee)||300,000 JPY|
|Building Fund (one-time fee)||200,000 JPY|
|Maintenance Fee (annual)||Fall Term 40,000 JPY/ Winter Term 30,000 JPY/ Spring Term 30,000 JPY|
|Tuition (annual)||Fall Term||Winter Term||Spring Term|
|Kindergarten||660,000 JPY||495,000 JPY||495,000 JPY|
|Primary (Grades 1-6)||660,000 JPY||495,000 JPY||495,000 JPY|
|2nd Child Discount||A 20% discount is available for the 2nd child's tuition fees only|
|3rd Child Discount||A 30% discount is available for the 3rd child's tuition fees only|
A fee of 20,000 JPY is due upon submission of each student's application. The application fee is non-refundable.
The enrollment fee is 300,000 JPY per student and is payable within one week from the confirmation of the student's admission to JIES.
The building fund is 200,000 JPY per student and is payable within one week from the confirmation of the student's admission to JIES.
The maintenance fee is 100,000 JPY per student and is per year payable in three installments.
The tuition is per year payable in three installments.
Tuition can be paid in three installments:
- Autumn Term Payment Due Date: July 20
- Winter Term Payment Due Date: November 20
- Spring Term Payment Due Date: March 20
No refund of tuition fees, in part or in whole for a term will be granted, except in the case where JIES does not grant admission or when a student does not attend school at all during the term. However, in case of complete absence, an appropriate notification from the parent is required before the term starts. Please note that application, enrolment and building fund are not refundable even in the case of complete absence.
Besides the school fees mentioned above, there are some fees requested.
Please note that the price indicated below could be slightly changed.
School uniform and PE uniform (for physical education class) are mandatory for students to wear in the school. The total cost depends on the size and the number of items that are purchased.PE uniform can be ordered through the school office.
|Short Sleeve Polo Shirts||2,467 yen||Cardigan||
|Long Sleeve Polo Shirts||2,782 yen||Long Pants||
|Polo Dress (girls only)||4,042 yen||Short Pants (boys only)||2,782 yen|
|Skort (girls only)||3,045
|Fleece Jacket||3,727 yen|
|Tights (girls only)||840 yen||3 sets of Socks||
|Long Sleeve T-Shirts||1,750~2,100 yen||Long Pants||
|Short Sleeve T-Shirts||1,550~1,860 yen||Short Pants||
|Handling Charge||630 yen|
PTA annual fee of 10,000yen is asked to support the PTA.
After School Programs is a free service. However, there are some exceptional classes of which teachers are hired from outside as a professional teacher in the field. The below are examples.
|Hip Hop Dance||At the beginning of the term||5,000yen/term|
|Japanese Classic Dance (Nihon Buyo)||At the beginning of the term||6,000yen/term (1,000yen is for Japanese socks)|
|Hula Dance||At the beginning of the term||5,000yen/term|
To have all children receive the correct items for classes, JIES has purchased some materials on behalf of parents, such as notebooks, folders, Japanese text books and stationery.
The collected money will be used for the whole school year.
|Supply Fee||First week of the academic year||5,000yen / year|
Bus riders have to pay the Early/Late Day Care Service Fee.
Please see the school office staff for the further details.
|Early/Late Day Care Service Fee||Every term with tuition payment||69,000 yen ~ 93,000 yen / Term|
JIES holds a field trip once every term. Depending on the field trip site, the admission fee is required. Below are examples:
|Field Trip (examples)||Payment||Price|
|Strawberry picking||When required||800~1,500 yen|
|Ghibli Museum||When required||100~400 yen|
|Shitamachi Museum||When required||100 yen|
|Ueno Zoo (Monorail Fee)||When required||150 yen|
|Space Museum||When required||240~500 yen|
|Railway Museum||When required||100 yen|
|Egypt Museum||When required||500 yen|
JIES holds school events and some of the events require a fee.
|Cherry Blossoms BBQ (Admission Fee for Kodomo no Kuni)||April||600yen/adult, 200yen/child (100yen /preschooler and Kindergartener)|
|Family picnic||September||1,000yen/adult, Free/child|
JIES has school lunch service from Monday to Friday.
School Lunch is an optional service.
|Salvatore (Italian Pizza/Pasta)*||Wednesday||S:600yen M:700yen|
|Luca Deli (Organic Bento)*||From Monday to Friday||S:600yen M:750yen L:850yen|
*Salvatore and Luca Deli have a Vegetarian menu for each day and Kebab-Ye lunch is Halal.
Saturday school is generally a free service for JIES children (Math and ICT class, ESL class).
Only the Japanese class is a paid lesson.
|Japanese Saturday School Class||At the beginning of the term||1,000yen/lesson|
JIES holds Summer Open School and the fee is excluded from the regular tuition.
|Summer Open School||June (or July)||40,000yen/session (30,000yen/session for JIES children)|
Year book and photo DVD are provided by JIES at the end of the school year.
|Year Book||At the end of the school year||5000yen/book|
|Photo DVD||At the end of the school year||1,000yen/CD|
Donation may be asked to aid disaster (ex. earthquake, tsunami) relief efforts around the world.
Book fair: There are a couple of book fairs held at the school. Purchase is optional.
Bake sale/ Bazaar: There are a couple of times when the school holds bake sales. Purchase is optional.
Swimming set:To join swimming lessons, a swimming set (bathing clothes, swim cap, goggle, towel) is needed.
Fees should be paid directly into the bank account below. Please include the student's name to help us identify the source of payment.
Bank Account Details
|Bank name||Mitsubishi Tokyo UFJ Bank (0005)
|Branch name||Yokohama Ekimae Branch (251)
|Account name||Tokutei Hi Eiri Katsudou Houjin Kokusai Kouryu Gakkyu Rijicho Ulu Kenan
特定非営利活動法人国際交流学級 理事長 ウル ケナン