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American School in Japan

ASIJ is a school with a long and rich heritage delivering the American curriculum to students ages 6-18 with an impressive track record in US college matriculations.

  • American School in Japan
    1-1-1 Nomizu
  • T +81 4 2234 5300
  • E [email protected]
  • W
  • School Ages: 6-18
  • School Gender: Mixed
  • Total School Numbers: 1735 boys and girls
  • Teaching Language(s):
    • English
  • SEN: SEN considered case by case
  • Boarding: Not available
  • Uniform: No
  • School Year: Late August - early June; 2 semesters; Breaks: fall break (2 days) Thanksgiving (2 days), winter break (2-3 weeks), mid-winter break (2 days), spring break (4 days)
  • School Hours: 8:35 am - 3:00 pm
  • Annual Fee Range: JP¥ 3,105 - JP¥ 3,265
  • Fee Information: Application fee: JP¥ 20,000 (non-refundable) Registration fee: JP¥ 300,000; Capital Assessment Fee (annual, non-refundable):JP¥ 90,000; Building Maintenance fee (one-time): JP¥ 1,025; Technology fee: grade 3-4 JP¥ 20,000; grade 5 JP¥ 30,000; Bus (optional): ¥JPY 367.50
  • Religion: Non-denominational
  • Memberships: JCIS, NAIS, WIDA. Registered by US State Department.
  • State/Independent: Non-profit


  • Advanced Placement (AP)
  • American elementary (or primary) curriculum
  • American high school diploma (College Preparatory)
  • American middle school curriculum


  • Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC)

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