Summer School Program (Tachikawa / Elementary School)

Global Step Academy International School (GSAIS) is hosting summer school camps where children can experience the lessons and activities of an international school in a global environment. This year, we are introducing many brand new subjects such as GSA Fitness, Global Explorer, Origami Science, and a whole new art program! 

Students joining the Elementary Course will be able to experience the unique curriculum of GSA After School, which is full of new exciting challenges that are going to be a chance for personal growth. Our program makes the best use of the know-how and achievements of Global Step Academy International School coupled with the experience, knowledge, and network of the entertainment company AMUSE to offer a unique education based on English and sports.

Classes are conducted by experienced native English speakers to encourage diversity and mindfulness through the interactions of teachers and students of different nationalities and mother tongues.

Elementary School Program

DateTerm 1: July 19th (Tue) ~ July 22nd (Fri) ※applications closed※
Term 2: July 25th (Mon) ~ July 29th (Fri) ※full※
Term 3: August 1st (Mon) ~ August 5th (Fri) ※full※
Term 4: August 15th (Mon) ~ August 19th (Fri) ※almost full※
※Please contact us to register to the waiting list for the programs that are already full.
Lesson TimeRegular Course: 9:00 - 15:30
Full Course: 9:00 - 18:00
PlaceGlobal Step Academy International School Tachikawa (Main Campus)
AgeElementary School (Grade 1 to Grade 6)
For the kindergarten program, click here.
Classes2 Classes / 18 students per class
※Only one class might be held depending on the number of applicants.
PricesRegular Course: ¥53,900 / week (5 days)
※Term 1: ¥44,000 / week (4 days)

Full Course: ¥63,800 / week (5 days)
※Term 1: ¥52,800 / week (4 days)
DiscountStudents who are part of the GSA Community can benefit from a 10% discount:
・Global Step Academy online students (light plan or more).
・GSA After School Tachikawa students.
・GSAIS Tachikawa、SGIS Makuhari Bay Park、SUPER GLOBAL PRESCHOOL graduates (only students with a graduation certificate are eligible).
Optional ServicesLunch: ¥3,850 / week (5 days)
※Term 1: ¥3,300 / week (4 days)
School Bus (Tamagawa-Josui, Tachikawa): currently full

Main Curriculum

Global Explorer
Travel the world with virtual reality! The class will be using the augmented reality application “VR Atlas” while exploring the culture and famous landmarks of different countries. Students will learn about countries all over the world and visit incredible places! Each week we will introduce a new exciting new destination students can join.

Art Program
Art is so much more than painting or drawing. It’s about grasping the world! In our new Art Program, you will be exploring through time as you learn about all kinds of artistic eras and the artists that changed the world. Get creative and make incredible era-based art! First stop: Pop Art!

Origami Science
Combine the hands-on fun of origami with the wonder of learning about science in this unique four-part course. In the special edition of our Origami Science summer programs, we will be doing a brand new theme each week!

GSA Fitness
The GSA Fitness program has been developed by experienced instructors with the aim to teach children the importance of physical activity and body awareness. Students will be challenged with different exercises every week while enjoying team games and fun physical activities.

Timetable

時間
Term 1
Term 2
Term 3
Term 4
9:00-9:30
Morning Circle
(サークルタイム)
9:30-10:15
English Conversation/Reading/Writing
(英会話・読み書き)
10:15-10:30
Snack Time (おやつ)
10:30-11:20
Art Program:
Pop Art #1
Art Program:
Pop Art #2
Art Program:
Graffiti #1
Art Program:
Graffiti: #2
11:20-12:10
Global Explorer (社会科):
USA & Canada
Global Explorer (社会科):
Central America
Global Explorer (社会科):
South America
Global Explorer (社会科):
Brazil
12:10-13:00
Lunch Time (ランチ)
13:00-14:00
Origami Science (理科):
Dinosaurs
Origami Science (理科):
Volcanoes
Origami Science (理科):
Bees
Origami Science (理科):
Frogs
14:00-15:00
GSA Fitness:
Speed
GSA Fitness:
Strength
GSA Fitness:
Coordination
GSA Fitness:
Yoga
15:00-15:30
Review/Afternoon Circle
(サークルタイム・レビュー)
15:30 - 15:40
Half-course Pick-up (ハーフコースお迎え)
15:30 - 16:00
Study Hall/Snacks (自由時間・おやつ)
16:00-16:45
Physical Education/Team Games
(スポーツ・体育)
16:45-17:45
English Conversation/Reading/Writing
(英会話・読み書き)
17:45-18:00
Review (レビュー・お迎え)

Application & Inquiries

Application deadline: Term 1-3 July 8th (Fri) 14:00 / Term 4 July 28th (Thu)
※Applications might be closed in advance depending on the number of students.
Inquiries:​
6-14-26, Shibasaki-cho, Tachikawa City, Tokyo, 190-0023.
Global Step Academy International School
TEL: 042-512-8317 / FAX: 042-512-8318
MAIL: [email protected]
Cancellation Policy
50% is refunded in case a cancellation notice is received up to a week before the starting date. No refund is available in case the school is unable to operate due to extreme weather conditions or any other unforeseen circumstances (such as earthquakes).
※A full refund (-5% commission fees) will be possible only in case the government asks the school to interrupt operations due to the spreading of COVID-19 or the declaration of a state of emergency.

Early Application Campaign!
Students who apply by May 19th will receive our original GSA Fitness starter kit for free!

Original Sports T-Shirt
Look cool in the GSA custom sports shirt!
The custom T-shirt is made in a sweat-absorbing quick-dry material to keep you dry, cool, and comfortable! Comes in 3 different colors – blue, pink, and yellow! Choose your color!

Water Bottle
Hydrate yourself with the GSA custom eco-friendly water bottle from Grosche brand! This BPA-free, 16oz insulated stainless steel water bottle or thermos will keep your beverage cold for 24 hrs or hot for 12hrs. Comes with a removable infuser for loose tea, tea bags, fruit, or herb infusion. You can choose your bottle color – blue, pink and yellow.

Access

Global Step Academy International School
6-14-26 Shibasaki-cho, Tachikawa City, Tokyo, 190-0023
※TEL: 042-512-8317 / FAX: 042-512-8318
※10 minute walk from JR Tachikawa station
※1 minute walk from Tama Monorail Line Shibasaki-Taiikukan Station