The next application period is now OPEN

please submit by 25th December for TERM 2 entry.


The second term begins January 16th, 2021 until June 4th.


Summer School begins June 7th, 2021.
(yet to be confirmed)


Please submit your application for Term  2 now


Entrance to the Mitsui Preschool will be dependant upon EWA Board and Embassy Management Decisions

Thank you for your interest in our school

We regret to inform all applicants for the 2020-2021 school year that we will not be able to accept any new students for TERM 1  due to COVID19 policies.
The situation will be re-assessed periodically, and any changes will be posted here.
We apologize for the long wait for our applicants for the news to be posted.

If you are an Embassy Employee, please contact us directly at any time for a seat at our school.

The purpose of our Preschool

is to serve the needs of the families of the

American Embassy in Tokyo.


If you are an American Embassy Employee or American Military Personnel, please contact us directly at

Seats for American Embassy Families will be allocated first. All enrolments for American Embassy Families MUST be completed by March 31st OR BEFORE and take priority to local community applicants. Spaces are allocated on a space-available basis for the American Embassy and American Military Families. Please contact us for a brochure and tuition information for Embassy Members.

Children must be of age by August 31st of each year. No exceptions.


The following guidelines do not apply to American Embassy Families

Applications will be accepted from the local community on April 1st to April 15th of each year. Please read our admission policy before you submit your application.

Please click this link to read our Admissions Policy

Mitsui Gardens – Admission Policy Dec 2019

Please find our tuition information for 2020-2021 here NON-EWA Tuition 2020-2021

Our school calendar for the 2020-2021 SY will be released shortly.

Use the form below to submit your application. There is no application fee. After April 15th interviews and tours will be held with prospective families. NO tour or interview will be held before this date.

Once all interviews are conducted, available seats will be allocated.

If your application is successful, a full vaccination record, an approved pick up person form, photo permission form, and Liability Documents must be submitted to complete your enrollment. At this time a registration fee is required by local community applicants.

If you would like more details of the tuition and classes, please contact us and we will send out the information closer to the application period. The tuition for 2020-2021 has not yet been determined. Information on our classes can be found on our About Us page.

Available seats are very limited each year, please be sure to make your application on time.

i.e. 3yrs and 8 months will be 3.8
Please specify what allergies your child has