Providing an international and English education in the Kansai region with the vision statement of “Inspiring active learners, developing global citizens“.
Welcome to KIS.
Kyoto International School (KIS) has been serving the beautiful city of Kyoto since 1957. KIS is accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC) and the International Baccalaureate (IB). The school is known for its inclusive sense of community and personalised learning for every student. As a not-for-profit school KIS can channel all its resources into effective learning as well as developing students who thrive in positively influencing the global community.
We are Kyoto city’s only International Baccalaureate school, offering the Primary Years Programme since 2006.
We have been accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges since 1992.
We have been providing opportunities for international families since 1957.
We develop the skills and knowledge needed to be successful in an international setting.
The school community is a supporter of the following…
Support our mission
Are you interested in supporting KIS? Sharing your time and talents are helpful ways to support. Monetary donations, however big or small, are another way that will allow the school to continually fosters passionate, collaborative, and internationally minded individuals through an engaging and supportive education.
Regular classes are from Monday to Friday. Pre-K & Kindergarten are from 8:30 am to 2:30 pm. Primary Years, Middle School & High School start at 8:30 am and end at 3:30 pm. Wednesday have an early end time at 2:30 pm. After-school care and extracurricular activities are also available.
Do you have after school care?
We offer after school care for students enrolled in the school from 2:30 to 5:00 pm. This service is charged at 500 JPY per 30 minutes.
Is there an English language program?
On Saturdays, we offer an English immersion program for students between 3 and 12 years-old. Learn More 毎週土曜日に３歳から１２歳までのお子様を対象とした英語漬けのイマージョンプログラムを組んでいます。 続きを読む