Fees

Kindergarten Fee Details

Application Forms 540
Interview/Test 5,400
Fees for the academic year Types of Programs

3 Days
5 Days
Entrance Fee (Collected one time in Kindergarten)
(*1 Please see note below)
145,800
Material Fee (Yearly) 40,000
Maintenance Fee (Yearly) 65,000
Tuition Fee (Yearly) (*2 Please see note below)
196,000 /150,000    /245,000 (see #1)
845,784
Campus Development Fee(Once at entry to Kindergarten) 200,880
Retention fee (*3 Please see note below) 100,000

All the amounts above are in Yen (円) and Japan consumption tax is included. Latest update May 2017.

#1: Those joining in September / January / April and only for that relevant semester

Please consult the office about payment schedules and bank transfer details

“Family” Discount is available: A second child gets a 5% discount on the tuition fee; the third child gets a 30% discount. Kindly do inform us at the time of formal application.
Application forms may be obtained from the Kindergarten Admissions Center.
Kindly submit your application forms by the deadline for the session.
Refer to KG admissions notification for dates.
*1:After the selection is completed, the entrance fees must be paid immediately. If you retract your intention to join, under no circumstances, will the entrance fee be refunded. Further, if you retract your intention to join within 2 months of the intended enrollment, you will forfeit the entrance fees, and, you must also pay 10% of yearly Tuition fees and material fees and maintenance fees as well.
*2

(a1) For the students joining LAIS KG in September: (Main Admission Session) ++A
The yearly tuition fee for 5 day program – Pearl (1&1/2 -2 years), Ruby (2-3 years), Junior KG (3-4 years) & Senior KG (4-5 years)
– may be paid in a single payment at a 1% discount (837,400 yen) or in three (3) installments within the academic year: Installment #1 in July : 380,700 yen, Installment #2 in November : 298,100 yen and the last Installment #3 in March: 172,200 yen
For the Pearl Angels (1&1/2-2 years) attending the 3-day-a-week program, a single semester payment of 196,000 yen is due in July. Subsequently, the students must transition to the 5-day-a-week program from January.

(a2) Pearl Angels (1&1/2-2 years) attending the 3-day-a-week program, a single semester payment of 150,000 yen is due in November. Subsequently, the students must transition to the 5-day-a-week program from April [Refer to (b)]

(b) For the students joining LAIS KG in April: (Supplementary Admission Session)
Pearl (1&1/2-2 years), Ruby (2-3 years), Junior KG (3-4 years) & Senior KG (4-5 years):
A single semester payment of 352,500 yen is due in February, to be followed by the standard academic yearly payments as above (++A).
For the Pearl Angels (1&1/2-2 years) attending the 3-day-a-week program, a single semester payment of 245,000 yen is due in February, to be followed by the standard academic year payments as above (++A).
Note: All tuition fees are annual payments. The tuition installments and academic semesters have no relationship.
There will no refund of tuition fees under any circumstances.

*3 Retention fee:fee: 100,000 yen (Non taxable) is required along with the first installment in July (for those joining in September) or February (for those joining in April). For those students joining the school mid term, this will be collected along with the first payment. This is a one-time payment during the stay at the Kindergarten. Note that this amount will be repaid, after adjustment of all dues to Kindergarten, when the student graduates or, when the student is withdrawn from the kindergarten, or, when the student is expelled for disciplinary reasons.

Note: The school reserves the right to make any changes, if deemed necessary…

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