STEAM Spring School 2021
Gravity, Power, Flight, Rocketry, and Blasting Off!
Fly Boys and Jet Girls! Join us for an amazing week of all the Right Stuff! From March 22~26, discover the world of Aerospace Engineering. Learn about Gravity, Power, Jets, Flight, Rocketry and more. Learn all about how human beings are learning not just to defy it, but also to use it in order to travel further and further away from the Earth, to the Moon, to the Planets, and to the Stars!
Fly Boys and Jet Girls! 素晴らしい1週間になること間違いなしのスプリングスクールに参加しよう！ 3月22〜26日は航空宇宙工学の世界を探検しよう。重力、力、ジェット、飛行、ロケットなどについて学びます。人間が重力に逆らうだけでなく、地球から月、惑星、そして星へとさらに遠くへ旅するためにどのように重力を活用しているのかを学びましょう！
ローラス初等部 TEL : 03-6722-6310 firstname.lastname@example.org
FBR Mita Bldg. 4-1-27 Mita, Minato-ku, Tokyo 108-0073
Update on 15 March
We are now fully booked. If you would like to attend, we will let you know as soon as space is available.
Thank you very much for your interest.
✔Regular-course / 10:00 am – 3:30 pm
✔Full day-course / 8:30 am – 6:00 pm
Primary students grade 1st – 6th
Dr. Wako Aoki 青木和光先生
National Astronomical Observatory of Japan Associate Professor 国立天文台 准教授
1971 Born in Gumma Prefecture
1994 Degree of Bachelor, the School of Science, the University of Tokyo
1999 PhD in Natural Science, the Graduate School of Science, the University of Tokyo, defended Ph. D.
1999 Research Associate of National Astronomical Observatory of Japan
2012 Associate Professor of National Astronomical Observatory of Japan
4-17 Dojo, Saitama Sakura-ku, Saitama
We will rent a big busses.
About the bus ventilation system
-Please put your child’s name on all their belongings.
-Drink (water bottle), spoon, fork and/or chopsticks, indoor shoes, cap, and hand towel or hand paper.
<For food-allergic students >
We will not be able to serve non-allergic lunch. Please bring your own lunch.
We cannot accept students who need an Epinephrine auto-injector (epi-pen).
A copy of Insurance card & free medical care certificates and a photo of your child (Please upload by our application form.)
The school bus takes the regular school routes. Please choose your bus stop from the choices below. Our staff will contact you about your pick-up and drop-off time after you have applied. The application deadline for bus service is Monday, March 8th. Please contact the office for more details.
・We don’t have any drop-off bus service for the full day course students.
・The school bus service is available for students up to and including Primary Grade 3.
・The school bus service is only offered on a weekly basis. The school does not provide one-day school bus service.
・Please come to the bus stop 5 minutes before the designated time. Due to time constraints, the bus can not wait for the students who are late.
・In the event that the school bus is over 10 minutes late, we will inform you by phone or email.
We have an express bus from Musashi-Shinjo → Musashi-Nakahara →Musashi-Kosugi→Denenchofu Honcho→Primary School. This express bus is faster and has more spaces between the seats than the usual school buses. For these reasons, the express bus fee is different from that of the usual school buses. Please check the fees on the next page of the application form.
<Pick up bus service>
The school bus will arrive at school at 8:30/9:30. Students will attend classes as extended childcare students from 8:30/9:30 -10:00. The extended fee is 800 yen/30 minute.
Please be noted that bus and extended childcare fee is non-refundable after the deadline.
急行バスは、武蔵新城 → 武蔵中原 → 武蔵小杉 → 田園調布本町 → 初等部のルートを運行いたします。通常のバスよりも乗車時間が短く、座席間も少し余裕があるため料金が通常のバスと異なりますのでご注意ください。料金は次ページよりご確認ください。
-For Laurus students: The participation fee will be deducted from your bank account.
-For non-members: Please complete payment by Monday, March 15.
*It isn’t possible to make changes after the closing date.
*Please burden bank transfer at your expense.
*Please insert “SS” before your child’s name when you make the bank transfer.
Transfer name 振込名義
SS Your Child’s name SS お子様の名前
*It is not possible to make changes or receive a refund after the closing date.
Q1. What level of English is required to participate in the program ?
A1. All lessons are conducted in English. At least a beginner level of English ability is required.
Q2. How do you divide into different classes ?
A2. We will divide the students into two~three classes based on their age and the number of students in the class. Please note that students might be moved to a different class if it is necessary. Please understand that requests to move your child from one class to another based on preference may not be possible. Class rosters will be fixed by Tuesday morning and there will be no changes after that date except in rare cases.
Q3. What kind of classes do you offer?
A3. We have STEM lessons based on a weekly-themed program.
Q4. Can I observe the school/class?
A4. We ask you to please understand that it may be difficult to arrange a school tour beforehand. Also, we cannot accept visits during the program period. Please contact the primary school office (03-6722-6310, email@example.com) for more information.
Q.5 Do you have school bus service?
A.5 Yes, we have a school bus service. Please note that single-day bus service is not available. Also, we charge an extended care fee (800yen/30minutes) for the hours spent before classes start at 10:00. Please check the application form for the details.
Q.6 Can I use a different bus stop depending on the day?
Q.6 We ask everyone to use the same bus stop throughout the week.
Q.7 Can you make a new bus stop?
A.7 We’re afraid we cannot make a new bus stop.
Q.8 Can I use the school bus service to go home even if my child is in the full-day course(~18:00)?
Q.8 There is no drop-off bus service available for the full-day course students.
Q.9 Can I pick up and drop off my child by car?
A.9 There is no parking lot available in the school building. Parents or guardians are advised to park their vehicles in a nearby paid parking space near the school. Due to the traffic law, making a shortstop in front of the school will cause inconvenience to other vehicles. We appreciate your cooperation.
Q.10 Can my child leave early during the program?
A.10 We’re afraid we don’t allow students to leave early.
Q.11 When is the deadline for the payment?
A.11 We’ll send you an invoice once we receive your application. Please check the deadline there. Payment will only be made through bank transfer. Cash payment is not accepted.
Q.12 When do I pay the charges for the extended care?
A.12 We will send you an invoice once the program is finished.
Q.13 What is the difference between Regular Course and Full-day Course?
A.13 In addition to the regular classes (10:00-15:30), Full-day course students will be
provided before/after-school activities such as watching theme based educational videos, doing handicraft work or games, homework etc.
Q.14 Can I get a refund for when my child is absent?
A.14 There is no refund available.
Q.15 Do you have a microwave that my child can use?
A.15 No, we don’t have a microwave for students.
Q.16 My child forgot something at school.
A.16 Please contact the primary school office as soon as possible. We can send your child’s belongings via payment on delivery. We will keep your belongings for two weeks, however, lost items that the owner does not offer will be disposed of at the school’s responsibility.
· A reservation is required for class observations and school tours. Please contact our school ‘s receptionists in advance to arrange these visits.
· As administering medication to our students is defined as a “medical practice” under Japanese law, teachers and school staff are not able to give medicine to our students. Therefore, in principle, we are supposed not to keep any kinds of medicine at the school.
· If you are an overseas resident, please ensure your children are covered by overseas travel insurance. If your child / children do not have overseas travel insurance and your child / children are sick or injured during our STEAM Seasonal School, you will be responsible for your child / children’s medical expenses.
・児童への投薬は法律の定める「医療行為」になる為、講師やスタッフはお子様への 投薬を行うことが出来ません。 従って、原則としてスクールでは薬をお預かりしないことになっております。
・海外から参加される方は、海外旅行保険にご加入ください。（任意）もし海外旅行保険にご加入せず、当校のSTEAM Seasonal Schoolに参加中に病気やケガなどをされた場合の医療費は自己負担になります。
ローラス初等部 TEL : 03-6722-6310 firstname.lastname@example.org
FBR Mita Bldg. 4-1-27 Mita, Minato-ku, Tokyo 108-0073
This is our measure to prevent infection. Thank you for your understanding.
・The temperature of all staff and children will be taken daily.
・All staff will wear facemasks.
・We encourage all children to wear facemasks as well.
・Students will wash hands carefully after playing and before eating.
・All staff will wear disposable gloves when serving meals.
・Tables, chairs and toys will be disinfected frequently.
・Door knobs, railings, walls, and switches will be disinfected frequently.
・Toilet will be disinfected frequently.
・Windows will be open to facilitate proper ventilation.
・Air purifiers will be used throughout the schools.
・Preventative measures will be taken to reduce contact or splash infection, such as lining up in a horizontal row.
・Chairs and handrails in the school bus will be disinfected frequently.
・When the school bus is in operation, windows beside the driver’s seat and staff seating will be open to provide ventilation.
For Parents and caregivers:
＊Please cooperate with the temperature measurement at home and prepare a facemask for your child.
＊Please refrain from going to school if your child has a fever of 37.5 ℃ or higher, or if you have severe cold symptoms such as a cough.
* Please wait 24 hours after the fever has passed and ensure that other symptoms have disappeared before returning to school.
*If your child’s physical condition changes at school, we will contact you immediately, so please be available to pick up your child in a timely manner.
*In order to avoid risks to parents, we recommend that you contact us by email or telephone.
*We will not allow students or parents who display signs of fever to enter the school.
For those who return from overseas and wish to participate:
*You must have returned to Japan at least 3 weeks prior to the date you wish to join Winter Camp.
Requests related to coronavirus infection:
*You must have been relieved of your symptoms at least 4 weeks prior to the date you wish to join Winter Camp.
*Please refrain from participating if you have been in close contact with a friend or family member who has been infected.
Please note: Due to the above reasons, we will not accept refunds for cancellation on the day.
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