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KIA Elementary Summer School 2023 (Kobe)



Place Kansai International Academy Elementary School (Kobe Campus)
4 Chome-1-31 Shinzaike Minamimachi, Nada-ku, Kobe-shiHyogo657-0864
Period 7/24(Mon)〜8/18(Fri)

5 days / 10days / 15days
Week A 7/24 - 7/28
Week B 7/31 - 8/4
Week C 8/14 - 8/18(Full)

Week C(8/14-18): Full

Class duration     Long corse 9:00 - 17:00
Short corse 9:30-14:00
Eligibility Grade 1-6 elementary school students
Language Japanese-English bilingual 
Camapcity  About 15-20 students a class


  • Length of course (5-day course/ 10-day course/ 15-day course)you may choose more than one
  • School lunch is available at separate cost (Please contact us for special requirement for food allergy)
  • No summer school on weekend and national holidays including Obon holiday(8/7-11).
  • All course fees include the operating costs of Skills Workshops.
  • School bus service is available: Tennoji, Higashi-Osaka, Rokko, Shin-Kobe (Bus fee required)

English & Inquiry Summer School

The Advance Math Class is for internal students only.

The summer school Skills Workshop is a program in which our teachers share their unique knowledge by teaching particular skills and techniques.This is a special program where children have fun while experiencing and mastering special hands-on activities.
The administration fee(¥500) for each course is included in the course fee.

Arts and Crafts
Do you like creating with your hands? These workshops may get messy, but the results are always fun! You might be painting, drawing, sculpting, or sewing. There are even music workshops!

Is science your favorite subject? In these workshops, you might do some experiments, learn about plants, or use computers to make something cool. Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics are all important skills for building a beautiful tomorrow!

Culture and Language
Each culture around the world is full of interesting ideas and activities. You can even explore Japanese culture through Taiko and games in these workshops. There are also board games, songs, and stories from all over the place!

Summer is perfect for playing sports games! These workshops might show you some sports you already know about, or something new! Even when it is hot outside, you can move your body safely and learn sportsmanship. 

Summer School Special Language Weeks

This is a great opportunity for children who are learning a third or fourth language during the school year, to study the background of the culture that goes with the language. These language weeks will become a precious summer experience!

Children who are not enrolled in Chinese elective classes during the regular school year are still welcome to attend. Why not start this Summer to motivate your child to learn another language?

*Please note that applications for the Chinese summer school are limited and will be closed as soon as the number of applicants.

Chinese Summer School


5 days
Week A 7/24 - 7/28
Week B 7/31 - 8/4

※Week A and B: FULL

Times 10:00 - 14:00
Long course participants join regular summer school schedule after 14:00.
Eligibility Grade 1-6 elementary school students
Teacher Chinese Teacher

Welcome to the Chinese Summer School at Kansai International School!
Make friends all over the world by learning Chinese language and culture.
We'll have a great summer and a bright future.

The aim of this year's Chinese summer school is to build creativity by exploring traditional and contemporary Chinese art, knowledge, and culture.

  • We will explore the essence of Chinese culture and aesthetics through painting and art.
  • We will listen to and speak Mandarin in a Chinese environment.
  • Explore your own identity through Asian studies

Pricing (tax included )

  Short Course
Long Course
5 days  ¥50,000 ¥65,000 ¥3,500
10 days ¥90,000 ¥120,000 ¥7,000
15 days ¥120,000 ¥165,000 ¥10,500


School Bus Pricing

  Rokko Shin-Kobe Higashi-Osaka Tennoji
5 days  ¥3,500 ¥4,500 ¥10,000 ¥11,000
10 days ¥7,000 ¥9,000 ¥19,500 ¥22,000
15 days ¥10,000 ¥13,000 ¥29,000 ¥33,000


Insurance fee (for all courses) ¥300
Summer school registration fee: ¥15,000

*An insurance fee (¥300) is charged for all summer school applicants. 
*No refunds or make-up classes will be provided in the case of absences, school closure due to weather alerts, etc.


School Bus Timetable

Rokko & Shin-Kobe

Shin-Kobe 8:40
Hankyu Rokko 9:00
JR Rokko-michi 9:05
Kobe Campus 9:15


Afternoon 14 o’clock  15 o’clock  17 o’clock 
Kobe Campus 14:10 15:40 17:10
Hanshin Shinzaike --- --- 17:17
JR Rokko-michi 14:22 15:52 17:22
Hankyu Rokko 14:29 15:59 17:29
Shin-Kobe 14:45 16:15 17:45

Higashi-Osaka & Tennoji

Morning Higashi-Osaka Morning Tennoji
Higashi-Osaka 8:20 Tennoji Lucias 8:25
Nagata sta. 8:25 --- ---
Kobe Campus 9:15 Kobe Campus 9:15


Afternoon 14 o’clock  15 o’clock  17 o’clock 
Kobe Campus 14:10 15:40 17:10
Tennoji Lucias 15:00 16:30 18:00
Nagata sta. 15:20 16:50 18:20
Higashi-Osaka Campus 15:30 17:00 18:30


  1. It will be closed as soon as it is filled to capacity.

  2. Please read the “Admission Policy”. 

    Admission Policy

  3. Please fill out the “Application Form”  send it to us.

    Application Form  »

  4. The invoice will be sent to you by post. Please complete the transfer of funds to the bank account indicated on the invoice by the deadline.
    ※Space is confirmed upon payment completion.

  5. What to Bring » School Bus »