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  • In order to preserve the safety and wellbeing of VJLS-JH’s students, parents, and staff, we have decided to continue online learning for the remainder of the 2020 – 2021 school year and to not reopen classrooms in January. We know that many students and parents had hoped to be able to return to in-person lessons […]

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  • VJLS-JH Board Chair: Debra Saimoto Dear Graduates of 2020, Congratulations on getting here.  With the advent of COVID-19, being able to finish the school year is something to celebrate as it is an accomplishment just to adjust to the new reality.  I want to thank you for hanging in with us to complete the year […]

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  • Dear Students, Parents, and Guardians, Your support and feedback over the last two months, as we’ve moved our classes online in response to COVID 19, has been greatly appreciated and we look forward to celebrating your achievements in just a few weeks time. Our staff are planning ceremonies for our graduating students and we look […]

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  • Dear Parents, Guardians, and Students, We greatly appreciate your support of our school and for making VJLS-JH your preferred place to learn Japanese and experience community. Many of you have shared why you choose VJLS-JH and what makes it special. These reasons have included: experiencing Japanese culture through our classes and events, the opportunity to […]

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  • 下記の日本語訳をご覧ください Dear Parents, Guardians, and Students, I hope this message finds you well and that you are currently healthy and safe at home. We appreciate your patience and support during these last few weeks as we address the Coronavirus and understand that you are eager to know what our plans are for the remainder of […]

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  • Dear Parents and Guardians, It has been our honour to have been able to support your family during these challenging times by providing your child with a healthy and safe environment each day. We therefore regret to inform you that we will be closing our daycare program on March 31th, 2020 for the foreseeable future. […]

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  • Effective Tuesday, March 31, 2020: All Children’s World programs have been suspended until further notice, as per government guidelines. Language classes will resume online on April 18th with more information to be shared soon. Library and office will also be closed until further notice. 政府の方針により、こどものくにのすべてのプログラムを無期限で中止といたします。 日本語学校の授業は、4月18日よりオンラインで再開されます。詳しいご案内は追ってお知らせいたします。 図書室の閲覧と事務業務に関しましても、無期限で中止します。

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  • Announcing Darius Maze, VJLS-JH’s New Executive Director Click here for the Japanese version  Vancouver Japanese Language School and Japanese Hall (VJLS-JH) is thrilled to announce that after an exhaustive and collaborative engagement process, Darius Maze has been selected as the new Executive Director of the organization, effective March 3rd, 2020.  Darius comes to our organization […]

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  • We are hosting open house and information sessions for the new school year starting in September! Please check the schedules below as we have different sessions based on age groups. We look forward to seeing you at the Open House. 9月から始まる新年度に向けて、説明会を開催いたします。 お子様の年齢によって説明会の日時が異なりますのでご注意ください。 皆様のご参加をお待ちしております。

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  • Thank you for your interest! The posting for Executive Director is now closed, and a candidate has accepted the role. Read about the new Executive Director, Darius Maze, in his profile.

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