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September Admissions (Foreign Students in Tokyo / Returnee Students from Local Schools)

September Admission (1st-year), Foreign Students

Essential Points of Application for Admission in September 2018
(exclusively for students of foreign residents in Tokyo)

(1)Application Submission : Monday July 2
Tuesday July 3
9:00 a.m.~3:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m.~12:00 noon
(2)Examination Date : Monday July 9 8:30 a.m.~
(3)Announcement of Successful Applicants : Thursday July 12 9:00 a.m.

The Application Booklet is available from June at the school office of Kokusai High School

1. Application

The number of students (either returnees or foreign students) accepted in September, 2018: 10

2. Qualification of Foreign Residents in Tokyo

  1. The applicant has to have foreign nationality and live in Tokyo with his/her parent(s).
  2. The applicant should be born before April 2, 2003.
  3. The applicant has to satisfy one of the following two requirements.
  1. He/She is expected to finish a 9-year course of school education abroad within the period of April 1 to August 31, 2018.
  2. He/She is expected to finish the course at an educational facility for foreign residents in Japan which is equivalent to a 9-year course of Japanese compulsory education within the period of April 1 to August 31, 2018.

(Note)

An applicant or his/her parent(s) is/are advised to come to Kokusai High School and confirm the qualification prior to submitting the application.

3. Application

Period and place for application:

Period:
Monday July 2, 2018, from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Tuesday July 3, 2018, from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon
Place:
Tokyo Metropolitan Kokusai High School

4. Required Forms and Procedures

  1. Forms required for application
    1. The Official Application Form
    2. Official transcript(s) of the applicant's last school year. These document(s) should be certified originals stamped and kept in a sealed envelope by the school). This(These) document(s) must contain certification that the applicant has satisfactorily completed a 9-year course of school education abroad or at an educational facility for foreign residents in Japan.
    3. "Juminhyo Kisaijiko Shomeisho" of the applicant and the parent(s) issued by municipals office in his/her residential area, or the equivalent.
    4. Riyusho (The statement of the reasons why) and a certificate
      If one parent will not be able to live with the applicant in Tokyo.
    5. “NyukokunikansuruMoushitatesho”
      Applicants who are living overseas and will move to Tokyo with their parents are required to submit this form.
    6. Personal History
      Please fill in the form according to the example.
  2. Entrance Examination Fee:
    Applicants should pay ¥2,200 (exact fee, only by cash) at the time of application.
  3. How to Submit the Application:
    1. Application is to be delivered by hand to the school office of Tokyo Metropolitan Kokusai High School. Application by mail is not accepted.
    2. No change can be made once the application has been received.

5. Examinations

  1. Examination Subjects:
    Composition and interview either in Japanese or in English.
  2. Date and Test Place:
    Date: Monday July 9, 2018 at 8:30 a.m.
    (The time for the composition and interview is given on the Admission Ticket to Entrance Examination.)
    Test place: Tokyo Metropolitan Kokusai High School

6. Announcement of Successful Applicants

  1. Date and place:
    Thursday July 12, 2018 at 9:00 a.m. at Kokusai High School
  2. Notification to the Successful Applicants:
    A letter of acceptance ("Gokaku-tsuchisho") will be given to students or their parents within the period stated below:

    Thursday July 12, 2018 from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
    Friday July 13, 2018 from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon
    Place: Tokyo Metropolitan Kokusai High School

7. Entrance Formalities

Successful applicants are expected to complete the ‘School Entrance Agreement Form’ in order to conclude the entrance formalities within the period stated below:

Thursday July 12, 2018 from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Friday July 13, 2018 from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon
Place: Tokyo Metropolitan Kokusai High School

Those who have not finished entrance formalities within the above-mentioned period will be regarded as having abandoned admission.
The 'School Entrance Agreement Form' is invalid unless the school entrance fee of \ 5,650 is paid.
Payment deadline is specified in the letter of acceptance ("Gokaku-tsuchisho").

8. Other Matters

  1. Students who are found to have improperly taken Entrance Examination, or those who have failed to complete or present all the necessary forms, or those who have given untrue answers will be disqualified, even though they have been accepted to Kokusai High School.
  2. Successful students of IBDP will not be eligible for September admission for other Metropolitan high schools, including this school.
  3. All lessons are conducted in Japanese except for foreign language classes.
  4. For further information, please contact:
    Tokyo Metropolitan Kokusai High School
    Address:
    2-19-59, Komaba Meguro-ku, Tokyo 153-0041
    Phone:
    03-3468-6811
    Fax:
    03-3466-0080
    E-mail:
    intldept@kokusai-h.metro.tokyo.jp