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【For Secondary Y7-10】STEAM Summer Program

2023.05.19

 

A summer program for primary 6 to junior high school students will be held in the new school building, which moved to a new location in April.

Students can participate in one-week units from 1 Aug to 18 Aug. Come and join in the fun!

 

●Summer Program Period & Themes

● August 1st (Tue) ~ August 4th (Fri) Week 1(4 days): Space Exploration:  A Cosmic Summer Science Adventure
● August 7th (Mon) ~ August 10th (Thu)  Week 2(4 days): Beyond Reality: A Summer Journey into VR & AR
● August 14th (Mon) ~ August 18th (Fri) Week 3(5 days): From Bench to Breakthrough: Summer Intensive in Molecular Biology

 

●Time

9:00-16:00

 

●Application Forms

Laurus Students:

Non-Laurus Students:

※Payment must be completed within two weeks of application.

 

●This course is designed for

11 years old ~ 15 years old (Primary 6th ~ Junior High 3rd)

※Year 7~Year 10

 

●Fee

Students4 days5 days■Entrance Fee : ¥5,500
*First time non-member only
■All inclusive: Lunch, Material and Insurance 
Laurus student ¥70,000¥88,000
Non-Laurus student¥75,000¥94,000

 

●Time Table

※Coming Soon!

 

●Things to bring

・Water bottle, cutlery(chopsticks etc), indoor shoes

<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).

<For non-members>

A copy of Insurance card & free medical care certificates and a photo of your child (Please upload by our application form.)

 

●Payment

Please pay at a convenience store or via internet banking.
For more information, please click here.

Please note that this service is available at the following convenience stores:

Seven eleven, Family mart, Ministop, Seicomart, Lawson and Multimedia Kiosks

 

●Cancellation Policy

-For Laurus students: The participation fee will be deducted from your bank account.

-Non-Laurus students: The deadline is one week before the first day of participationPlease complete your application & payment by this date.

*A cancellation / Changing fee of 1,000 yen will be charged.

*Course changes and refunds are not possible after the closing date.

 

●Q&A

Q1.My child speaks no (or little) English. Can he/she participate in seasonal events?

A. All classes will be provided in English. We recommend that children attend at a level where they can understand English vocabulary and basic English conversation. Basically, we do not provide class support in Japanese.

Q2. What kind of classes are they?

A. The projects are based on a weekly theme.

Q3. Is it possible to observe classes at the Secondary school?

A. If you wish to visit the program, please contact the Secondary school separately. (Phone: 03-6665-8261, Email: secondary@laurus-staff.com) Visits are not available during the seasonal event. Please note that prior visits may not be possible depending on the availability of the schedule.

Q4. Is there a school bus service?

A. We apologize for the inconvenience, but a school bus service is not available.

Q5. Can I drive to and from the school?

A. You may drive your child to and from school, but please do not park or temporarily park in front of the school. Please park in a nearby coin-operated parking lot and take your child to and from school.

Q6. Can I leave early for one day during the term?

A. We apologize for the inconvenience, but we generally do not allow early dismissal.

Q7. When should I pay the registration fee?

A. Once you have registered for the program, the school will send you an invoice by email. Once we have received your payment, your registration is complete. Please note that we do not accept cash payments.

Q8. I missed a day of school. Can I get a refund for the days I missed?

A. Please note that no refunds will be made for missed classes.

Q9. Can I heat up my lunch at school?

A. The school does not have a microwave for student use. Please note that we do not provide individual lunch heating service.

Q10. My child left something inside the school building, can you mail it to my home?

A. Please contact the Primary school Reception as soon as possible. If you return the items by mail, we will accept payment on delivery. We will keep lost and found items for two weeks after the end of the school day, but we will dispose of them at our own risk if the owner of the lost and found items does not notify us.

 

●Attention

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.

 

●Measure to prevent infection

This is our measure to prevent infection. Thank you for your understanding.

・The temperature of all staff and students will be taken daily.

・Students will wash hands carefully after the activities and before eating.

・Tables and chairs 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.

 

For Parents and caregivers:

*Please cooperate with the temperature measurement at home.

*Please refrain from going to school if your child or family members 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.

*We will not allow students or parents who display signs of fever to enter the school.

 

Requests related to coronavirus infection:

*Please do not participate until you have been infected with the new coronavirus and at least 10 days after the onset of illness.

Please note: Due to the above reasons, we will not accept refunds for cancellation on the day.

 

●Access

Laurus Secondary School TEL : 03-6665-8261   secondary@laurus-staff.com

7-10F Shiba Kokusai Bldg. 4-1-30 Shiba, Minato-ku, Tokyo 108-0014

CONTACT

Please feel free to contact us if you have any questions about enrollment, taking a school tour, or applying for a trial lesson.