Aoba Summer Program

for Aoba Neighbors

This program is open to the local community to learn in English and make friends.

Summer school program ended with great success! Look forward to next summer!

Summer Program 2023 for external students

【Grades】For kinder to middle year program students
(Musical Theatre Summer Camps will be opened for high school students as well)

【Dates】July 17th, 2023 – Aug 11th, 2023 (No classes on Saturdays and Sundays)

  Period 1 (Session 3) : 07/17 ~ 07/28  10 days (Musical Theatre Summer Camps start from  7/24~) 

  Period 2 (Session 4) : 07/31 ~  08/11  10 days 

*Session 1 & 2 are only for AOBA students

【Place】Aoba Japan International School, Hikarigaoka Campus (7-5-1 Hikarigaoka, Nerima-ku, Tokyo)

*No school Bus for external students, but there is a shuttle bus service from Hikarigaoka station

Hours09.00 ~ 14.50

【Program Contents】* Classes and activities vary according to children’s English level.

  • Small-group classes on an elective basis
  • English language learning and improving communication skills (English, Maths, Integrated studies, Music, Art, etc.)
  • Project-based inquiry learning in groups
  • Experience languages other than Japanese and English.
  • Experience what you want to do in English (e.g. physical education, painting, musical instruments, etc.)
  • Out-of-school activities (excursions) and pool activities
  • Musical theater program :  *Applications are no longer being accepted due to the expiration of capacity.
    Click here to read more about the Musical Theatre Summer Camps

【Cost】 150,000 yen each period (+10,000 yen registration fee *First time only).

School lunch available: 13,000 yen each period.

【Application】 Applications are no longer being accepted as we have reached capacity.

【Payment】Please make payment as per the invoice sent to you after application.

※If payment is not received after the payment deadline, the application will be cancelled.

※Please note that there are no refunds after payment.


What we offer

  • Encourage students to be inquisitive about the world around them
  • Stimulate students’ critical thinking, which will develop their motivation and direct their learning
  • Build students’ confidence to engage in self-directed research projects
  • Students will explore their topic of interest from different perspectives
  • Opportunity to present and explain their own learning to an audience

Academic and Creative skill building through English

  • Students show their learning and skills development
  • Learn an IB PYP & MYP Unit of Inquiry
  • Build academic skills development
  • Deal with “time management,” “strategies for learning,” and “academic objectives”
  • Upper elementary students experience different kinds of creative activities, such as creative arts, making movies, pottery, musical shows etc. 
  • Kinder and lower elementary students enjoy activities including visual arts, playing with water, PE, music etc.


We are accepting applications for 2023-2024