Welcome to IVY International Kids School!
〒650-0004 神戸市中央区中山手通5丁目2番3号 扇都センタービル3階


The Curriculum

1. Discipline Plan / Policy

Discipline is viewed as a process of learning self-control, respect for others and responsibility. Positive methods of discipline will be practiced. All efforts such as individual plans and contracts will be utilized.


2. School Term and Classes

School Term: 3term

1st Term: September – December
2nd Term: January – March
3rd Term: April – June

Four class types are available:

1. Toddler Class for 1.5 year-olds
2. Pre-Lower Class for 2 year olds
These classes are available full time (five days a week) or part time (three or four days a week) from 9:00am until 1:00pm or 2:00pm.
*depending on the child’s maturity.
3. Lower Class for 3 to 4 year olds
4. Upper Class for 5 year olds.
These classes meet daily, Monday through Friday from 9:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m.
All classes come together for singing, playtime, park-time, and story time.
Eurhythmics, P.E. and Art are taught by specialized instructors.

3. IVY International Kids School aims to teach children to :【保育の内容】

All classes come together for singing, playtime, park-time, and story time.
Eurhythmics, P.E. and Art are taught by specialized instructors.
  • Take care of their own personal needs


  • Participate in music, games and singing


  • Learn the basic concepts of counting numbers and later, simple addition and subtraction


  • Learn basic phonics and acquire reading skills


  • Use paints, crayons, clay scissors, etc.


  • Develop writing skills


  • Co-operate, share and take turns with friends and teachers


4. Learning System(時間割)

School – Monday to Friday  9:00~14:00
After School – Monday to Friday  14:30~17:30
    • 9:00-9:30: FreePlay
    • 9:30-10:00: Assembly/Music
    • 10:00-10:30: WC/Park/Snack
    • 10:30-11:30: Class/Art
    • 11:30-12:30: Lunch
    • 12:30-12:45: Story
    • 12:45-13:45: Class/Games
    • 13:45-14:00: Get ready to go home
  • We have a low student to teacher ratio, that enables more personalised attention and support to meet the needs of individual learners
  • Our passionate and highly experienced international teachers implement play-based learning and pedagogy for our programme


We care for your child`s education
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International Kids School
  • IVY International Kids School focuses on the social, physical and academic development of 1.5 to 5 year olds children.
  • IVY’s instruction program prepares children for entry into schools using an immersive environment with English as the language of instruction. IVY gives priority to children planning to attend both local International or Japanese schools.

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After Class Intensive Course

IVY After Intensive Course aims to teach children to:

  • Take turns through fun games.
  • Improve listening comprehension through conversation and childrens’ DVDs.
  • Learn self expression through art and crafts.
  • Learn basic phonics and acquire reading skills.

And more…

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