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Laurus International School of Science

Laurus International School of Science gives students the opportunity to think scientifically and to acquire critical thinking and problem-solving skills. Our mission is to create future innovators to change the world for the better.

Mami Hioki Head of school

Laurus International School of Science began as an English language school in 2001. Since then, we have expanded to include six established preschools and kindergartens in the Tokyo–Kanagawa area, and in 2016 opened the Laurus International School of Science primary school.

  • Laurus International School of Science is the only international science primary school in Japan with a focus on STEM (science, technology, engineering, and mathematics). Our curriculum gives students opportunities to think scientifically and to acquire critical thinking and problem-solving abilities through exciting experiment-based educational experiences. Our mission is to devote ourselves to creating future innovators who will change the world for the better.

  • At Laurus International School of Science, our original STEM education curriculum gives students opportunities to think scientifically and nurture their problem-solving skills as they are guided through exciting experiment-based educational experiences by our highly qualified educators. We provide students with numerous opportunities to use cutting-edge technologies, such as 3D printers, robots, and drones, as well as virtual reality and augmented reality devices. This also attracts the attention of future-minded parents. Laurus is an accredited, Cambridge-assessed international school, and our educational program follows international standards.

  • Laurus International School of Science is a primary school that serves local Japanese and expatriate children living in Tokyo who are in primary grades 1–6. We also offer preschool and kindergarten for children aged 1–6. Typically, our students have a strong foundation in the English language and a keen interest in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics.