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Independent: private non-profit school in Japan

  • Mailing address:
    American School in Japan, Chofu Campus (Tokyo)
    1-1-1 Nomizu
  • T 81 422 34 5300
  • F 81 422 34 5339
  • E [email protected]
  • W
  • Lower School Ages: 6-11
  • Lower School Sexes: Co-ed
  • Middle School Ages: 11-14
  • Middle School Sexes: Co-ed
  • Senior School Ages: 14-18
  • Senior School Sexes: Co-ed
  • Senior School Numbers: School total: 1500 boys and girls
  • Teaching Language: English
  • SEN: SEN considered case by case
  • Boarding: Not available
  • Uniform: Yes
  • School Year: Two semesters (late Aug-late Jan)(late Jan - early June); Thanksgiving break (late Nov - half week); 3 week Christmas; 1 week spring break
  • School Hours: 8:35-3:05 (high school)8:35-3:00 (middle school)8:30-3:07 (elementary school)
  • Fee Currency: Yen
  • Fee Details: Tuition -- Full Academic Year Nursery to Grade 5: Yen2,219,000 Grade 6-12: Yen2,264,000
  • Fee Extras: Application (non refundable): Yen 20,000 Registration (non refundable): Yen300,000 Capital Assessment (annual, non refundable): Yen100,000 Building Maintenance (one-time, non refundable): Yen500,000 Technology Fee (non-refundable): Grades 3-4 Yen 20,000; Grade 5 Yen30,000 Bus: (Optional; Chofu Campus only. One-way service not available): Yen325,000
  • Religion: Non-denominational
  • Memberships: National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC), Member of East Asia Regional Council of Overseas Schools (EARCOS), and supported by the Office of Overseas Schools.
  • State/Independent: Independent: private non-profit


  • Advanced Placement (AP)
  • American Elementary (or Primary) Curriculum
  • American High School Diploma (College Preparatory)


  • Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC)

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