JIS students learned survival skills in case of a fire

In the morning of November 28th, Japanese International School (JIS) organized a fire prevention and fighting practice for the whole school. This is an important and necessary activity, which helps to raise people’s awareness and to know the evacuation skills in case of a real fire.

JIS is Asia’s fourth strategic partner of a big Secondary school in Tokyo

On the afternoon of Nov. 22nd, Japanese International School (JIS) held a signing ceremony with Meikei High School (Tokyo, Japan). This is the result of a long process of discussing, exchanging and trying to connect, with a view to creating opportunities for students of the two schools to exchange on their academic journey.

Not to miss: Taking students into deep forest, JIS teachers taught them how to survive in the forest

In today’s society full of challenges and changes, it is necessary to know survival skills as the more practice a person has, the better they can adapt. As adults, we always try to protect children by all means; however, the best way for them to overcome difficulties and danger in life is to equip them with “survival” skills. With this in mind, on November 16th, Japanese International School (JIS) organized a field trip to Ban Rom ecotourism area in Soc Son District. The theme of the field trip was “Survival skills in deep forest”.

Photo-essay: JIS teachers organized a Halloween Festival full of mysterious, fascinating activities from unexpected materials

The JIS Halloween celebration held on October 31st every year is one of the longest and most fun festivals during the year in Western countries. Engaging young people with extremely mysterious games and frightening costumes, this festival has become a cultural event that people all over the world look forward to. Hundreds of students from Japanese International School (JIS) were eager to take part in this fascinating festival many days ago. Our teachers designed a fun-filled programme that appealed greatly to students, they were able to play and learn at the same time.

Impressive: Hundreds of Vietnamese students gave their all in a very Japanese Sports Day 

On October 26th, at Ha Dong Indoors Sports Stadium (Hanoi), Japanese International School (JIS) organised its 2018 Sports Day for Primary and Secondary students. Over 20 events organized in a unique and way attracted hundreds of students to do their best and experience unforgettable moments.

Students learn how to make Mooncakes in an attempt to preserve traditions

teachers of Japanese International School (JIS) organized the Mid-Autumn Festival for all students in the school. Besides exciting performances, the activity of making mooncake organized by teachers in the school has engaged students because they not only make beautiful cakes themselves, but also understand better the traditions of Vietnam.

Tears and lessons on the JIS soccer pitch

Tears fell on the faces of Japan International School's (JIS) soccer players during their first friendly match after losing 4-0 to the Vietnam Australia International School (VAS). Sadness and tears are understandable because this concerns their pride and their sincere love for football, but  what ismore important is what they learned from this match.