after-school activities

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You'll never be bored in Japan

We offer a number of activities every day of the week (and some on weekends), both paid and completely free, guaranteeing that you'll never have a bored moment at school. See the list of example activities below, or check out a sample weekly schedule at GenkiJACS might look like.

Free activities

  • Language exchange program
    We pair students up with a Japanese native speaker to make friends and practise their language
  • Language lounge
    Weekly language exchange event with Japanese residents learning English. *Only in Fukuoka
  • Movie night
    Once per week, Japanese movie screening in the student lounge, with free popcorn
  • City tour
    Once per week, our staff show students around the city
  • Game nights
    Learn hanafuda, goh, shogi and more, held around once a month
  • Public holiday field trips
    A free field trip on every public holiday means you'll never be bored!
  • Festivals
    Join traditional seasonal Japanese festivals when available, usually accompanied by staff, sometimes over weekends

Paid activities

  • Traditional Culture/Pop Culture module classes
    Even if students are not taking the Traditional Culture/Pop Culture courses, they may be able to register for them once at the school. 10,000 yen per Saturday.
  • Weekly Friday party
    Usually at a traditional Japanese restaurant or at GenkiJACS, with our staff, or Japanese volunteers
  • Bowling/karaoke/international exchange parties
    Usually arranged by students, sometimes accompanied by school staff or Japanese students
  • Concerts & Events
    We sometimes receive special discounted tickets for students to concerts and events around the city. These are available at reception on a first-come first-serve basis so get 'em while they're hot!
  • Sports watching
    If watching a baseball or soccer match in Japan has always been your dream, you might be able to do so for free! Check regularly at reception, we may have some comps available.

Example ACTIVITY SCHEDULE*:
* actual activities may differ

Monday

Free city tour

Tuesday

Free lecture class (Japanese history)

Wednesday

Visit a Japanese high school

Thursday

Watch a Japanese movie at school

Friday

Friday party at Izakaya

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About Us

Accredited and award-winning Japanese school in Tokyo, Kyoto and Fukuoka. Learn real-world, communicative Japanese in small, intimate classes. Kickstart the journey of a lifetime in Japan, or bring your existing skills to new levels.

Head Office

Hakataekihigashi 1-16-23,
Hakata-ku, Fukuoka-shi 812-0013,
Japan

+81 (0)92 472 0123
Skype: genkijacs

Tokyo School

Hanazono Bldg 3F, Shinjuku 5-17-6,
Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo 160-0022,
Japan

+81 (0)3 6457 3554
Skype: genkijacs

Kyoto School

Hayashi Bldg 2F, Shimizuchō (Kawaramachidōri), 454-1,
Shimogyō-ku, Kyōto-shi 600-8025,
Japan

+81 (0)75-353-0003
Skype: genkijacs