School Orientation

School Orientation

The elementary and the pre-school orientation in 2022 will be held on September 3rd (sat). 

The application period is now opened.

The schedule and details will be sent to you by post.

Be sure to see this additional information on school orientations (PDF file).


Place Gunma Kokusai Academy, Gymnasium (69-1 Nishihoncho, Ota-city, Gunma)
  • Parents interested in sending their child to GKA Elementary School.
    However, we will give priority of parents of prospective grade 1 students in April 2022 or April 2023.
  • Orientation is intended for adults to avoid disturbing classes during observations.
    There is a Day Care service to accommodate those with young children. Prior reservation is required for this service.
  • We do not accept applications from juku schools (entrance exam prep schools).
    We do accept juku schools to visit GKA. Please refer to “School Visit” for more information

    School Visit

Fee No Charge
Entry to the Orientations
  • Those interested in participating must send in an orientation registration form prior to the orientation date.
    We accept applications via our website.
  • We will send confirmation letters to those who signed up for the orientations. We will send letters by early June for the participants of the 1st orientation participants and mid August for the participants of the 2nd orientation participants. Please make sure to send us complete information about your name, address, phone number and email address in the registration form.
  • These are joint orientations of both GKA Elementary School and Preschool.
  • Please bring indoor shoes and a bag for carrying your outdoor shoes.
  • Parking space is available in GKA school ground, but it is limited. Participants are encouraged to car pool or use public transportation. (Taxi from Ota station. Or 20 min on foot from Ota Station.)