Financial Support for School Fees: Preparation Fees for Entering Elementary School
Financially disadvantaged families with children who go to municipal elementary schools in Yokohama may be eligible to receive financial assistance to help cover the costs for items such as school supplies and school trips. Financial support fees for entering elementary school will be paid in December. Those who are eligible, please be sure to apply.
Eligibility: Parents and Guardians of children who are entering public elementary schools in Yokohama in April, 2021 who have with financial difficulties.
To Apply: Fill out the form that is enclosed with Shugaku Tsuuchi-sho (notice of entering elementary school), which you should receive around Oct. 16, and apply to the school your child will be entering, which is written on Shugaku Tsuuchi-sho. *Those who moved after Oct. 16, inquire at your local ward office, Koseki-ka (Family Registry Division) by Nov. 10.
Application Period: from Nov. 4 (Wed) to Nov. 10 (Tue)
Inquiries: About application, contact the elementary school your child(ren) are going to. For other inquiries, contact the Board of Education, Gakko Shien Chiiki Renkei-ka (045) 671-3270 (*J) Fax (045) 681-1414