Aug 7, 2018

Notice for Entering Elementary School and for a Medical Check-up

Those who are entering elementary school from April, 2019 will receive a notice and a medical examination form.

A medical examination of children before they begin school will be from mid-October to early December. More detailed information will be up at the beginning of September on the website mentioned below.

Please go to the registration section (Koseki-ka Toroku tanto) of your local ward if you wish your non Japanese child to enter a public elementary school.

Inquiries: Registration section of your local ward office or the Yokohama Board of Education School Support and Regional Cooperation Division (045) 671-3275 (*J) Fax (045) 681-1456

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The Yokohama Association for International Communications and Exchanges (YOKE) is a public interest incorporated foundation funded and supported by the City of Yokohama.

We at Yoke, in cooperation with local residents, promote the creation of a community in which foreign residents of our community can thrive and contribute.