Hong Kong Japanese School

The Hong Kong Japanese School and Japanese International School (HKJS&JIS) is a Japanese international school in Hong Kong. It consists of a Japanese section and international section. The Hong Kong Japanese School Limited operates the school system.[1]

Hong Kong Japanese School and Japanese International School
香港日本人学校
香港日本人學校
Hong Kong Japanese School Secondary Campus in Braemar Hill, North Point
Address
Secondary: No.9 Hau Yuen Path, North Point, HK
Primary: No.157 Blue Pool Road, HK
International: No.4663 Tai Po Road, Tai Po, NT, HK.

Information
TypeElementary and junior high school
Grades1-9
Websitewww.hkjs.edu.hk
Hong Kong Japanese School and Japanese International School
Chinese name
Traditional Chinese香港日本人學校
Simplified Chinese香港日本人学校
Japanese name
Kanji香港日本人学校

The primary school is located along Blue Pool Road,[2] in Happy Valley. The Japanese secondary school is located in Braemar Hill, North Point. The international school is in Tai Po. The Tai Po campus opened in 1997.[3]

History

HKJS was established in May 1966 (Showa 41).[4]

The international school in Tai Po opened in 1997. The funds used to build the campus came from a grant issued by the Hong Kong government.[5]

Divisions

The Japanese division uses the Japanese school calendar and curriculum while the English-medium international division uses Hong Kong's school calendar. The international division has students who will reside in Hong Kong and/or otherwise reside outside of Japan in the long run.[6]

Maps

Primary
Secondary
Campuses on Hong Kong Island
Primary
Secondary
Int'l
Campuses in Hong Kong

See also

References

  1. "ITEM FOR FINANCE COMMITTEE." Hong Kong Legco. 20 June 1997. Retrieved on 12 January 2015.
  2. "香港日本人学校について About HKJS & JIS." Hong Kong Japanese School. Retrieved on 12 December 2015. "香港日本人学校 中学部 (ちゅうがくぶ) Hong Kong Japanese School - Scondary [sic] Section 所在地: 香港北角学校園径9號 No.9 Hau Yuen Path, North Point, HK " and "香港日本人学校 小学部香港校 (しょうがくぶ ほんこんこう) Hong Kong Japanse [sic] School - Primary Section 所在地 : 香港藍塘道157號 No.157 Blue Pool Road, HK." and "香港日本人学校 小学部大埔校 (日本語学級/国際学級) (しょうがくぶ たいぽこう) Japanese International School (Japanese Section and International Section) 所在地 : 香港新界大埔大埔道4663號 No.4663 Tai Po Road, Tai Po, NT, HK. "
  3. "About JIS" (Archive). Hong Kong Japanese School. Retrieved on 12 January 2015.
  4. "教育計画." Hong Kong Japanese School. 21 November 2000. Retrieved on 8 July 2018. "香港日本人学校は、日本国政府の海外子女教育施策に基づき、[...]香港政庁によって昭和41年(1966年)5月、正式に認可、設立された私立学校である。 "
  5. "Home." Hong Kong Japanese International School. 12 January 2000. Retrieved on 8 July 2018.
  6. Fischel, William A. Making the Grade: The Economic Evolution of American School Districts. University of Chicago Press, 15 November 2009. ISBN 0226251314, 9780226251318. p. 132.

Further reading

(in Japanese)

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