Kids On Air is not an International School. We are however, an after school program run in a native English-speaking environment.
Is Homework tutoring available?
Absolutely! We are able to provide direct assistance to children during the homework part of the Kids On Air daily program schedule.
Are meals provided?
Meals are available upon request. Each meal is 600 yen and catered by a company that uses mainly organic ingredients. The health of your child has been carefully thought out when choosing meals.
Do you provide a school bus?
We do not have a regular bus but we do offer a limited pick-up and drop-off service within our area of service.
Who can attend?
Children who attend International School or Japanese Elementary School from grades 1-4 are eligible for Kids On Air after school. Even if your child does not understand English, your child will be able to easily participate in all Kids On Air activities.
What is the sick policy?
If kids are sick during school hours, we will contact you and if necessary take your child to hospital. If your child is sick, they must be absent from Kids On Air.
What if I don’t pick up my child on time?
Don’t worry, we will take care of your child. Extension care is available, but please not that this service results in additional extension charges.
What time is class?
he basic programs runs Monday to Friday, starting at 2pm and ending at 7pm. Your child can arrive and leave at whichever time you’d like however, our main project for the day typically starts at 4pm. Please check below for our typical daily program schedule.
How do I know what my child is doing at Kids On Air?
Kids On Air instructors and students put together a journal to document their journey and experiences at the end of each day. There is also a private online journal which parents can view using a computer or smartphone.
Do you only accept students at the beginning of each semester?
No, you are always welcome! We don’t want your child to miss out on any of the valueable experiences that we have at Kids On Air.
Are there field trips?
Every semester we have a big trip or event. The most notable of which are Kids On Air Summer Camp and Winter Camp in which we get out of Tokyo city and take part in adventures in beautiful Hakuba, Japan. Videos from previous camps can be found on our Facebook page the link is above.
いわゆるインターナショナルスクールとは、外国人向けに設立された小学校などの教育機関の事を指しますが、Kids On Airは「学童の新しいカタチ インターナショナルアフタースクール」として小学校の放課後にネイティブ英語環境の中で学ぶスタジオです。