We take pleasure in welcoming you to Horizon Japan International School (HJIS). HJIS serves students from preschool through high school. An IB World School, Horizon holds accreditation by Kanagawa Prefecture and membership statuses of the European Council of International Schools (ECIS) and the Council of International Schools (CIS), acknowledging the quality of education and services our students receive. We provide a high quality education in English for our student body. In addition, Japanese is offered as a subject and taught at the Kokugo level for able students.
HJIS holds accreditation/membership from these bodies: Japanese Government, ECIS (European Council of International Schools), CIS (Council of International Schools),
Horizon Japan International School is authorised by the International Baccalaureate (IB) to offer Diploma Programme and is an IB World School.
HJIS is registered as Cambridge International Centre and implements the Cambridge International Curricula at its Primary and Secondary Schools. For the areas not covered by Cambridge, Horizon implements UK and local curricula.
Kokugo for Able Students
JAL for Starters
English as an Additional Language (EAL)
Japanese as an Additional Language (JAL)
HJIS' success is characterized by individualized instruction thanks to the low student-to-teacher ratio it has. This enables teachers to differentiate their teaching, providing the support or the extension the students need without having to overlook any of the students in their classes.
After School Programmes
Cultural Exchange Programmes