How to Apply

  • Complete the online application form here
  • Upload the following documents with the online application form:
    • Immunization records
    • Copy of student’s passport
    • Physical Form
    • Student records(and/or Transcript)
  • Application fees (¥12,500) must be paid by the day of interview in Japanese yen.

We are unable to receive and/or consider an application for admission until all documentation and application fee have been submitted.

We review your application:

  • If your documentation indicates eligibility, we will make arrangements for testing and/or an interview.
  • If your documentation indicates ineligibility, you will be notified when a denial decision has been made.
  • Applicants needing testing may need to come to OCSI for testing. Low test score may result in an interview not being scheduled.
  • Our administration interviews both the parent(s)/guardian(s) and the student. For students and families outside of Okinawa, Skype or other digital options are available.

We make a decision:

  • We base our admission decisions on a variety of factors, including admissions priorities, class size, English language proficiency, special needs, and class dynamics.
  • We will communicate with you in writing (email and/or postal mail) regarding admission decisions, usually within 5 work days of the testing and interview.
  • When your child has been approved, you finalize enrollment by:
    • Submitting a digital sign (which includes the Enrollment Agreement and the Tuition and Annual Fee Payment Plan Selection).
    • Paying enrollment fees.(please pay at the school office/ bank transfer)

Payment for Application fee and Enrollment fees:

OCSI accepts payments through a wide variety of methods, including Japanese Domestic and Foreign International Wire Transfers. All incoming transactions should be remitted in Japanese Yen (JPY) and any bank transfer fees or handling charges are the responsibility of the sending party. Therefore, you should confirm with your bank that the total wire transfer amount agrees with your outstanding balance.

Bank Information

For Domestic Bank Transfers (throughout Japan):

Account Name: Gakko Houjin Okinawa Christian Schools
Bank Name: Bank of Okinawa
Branch Number: 319 (Yomitan)
Account Number: 1424856
Zengin Bank Code: 0188

For International Wire Transfers (All other Countries):

Beneficiary Account Name: Gakko Houjin Okinawa Christian Schools
Beneficiary Account Address: 1835 Zakimi, Yomitan-son, Okinawa, 904-0301, Japan
Beneficiary Contact Phone: +81-098-958-3000
Bank Name: Bank of Okinawa
Branch Number: 319 (Yomitan)
Bank Address: 319-11, Oki, Yomitan, Okinawa, 904-0316
Bank Telephone Number: +81-098-956-1131
Bank Swift Code: BOKIJPJZ