Guiding Statements

Our Mission

HJIS is committed to providing a rigorous and challenging education within a safe and caring environment. We aim to nurture responsible lifelong learners who understand the importance of intercultural understanding to achieve global peace.

Our Vision

A place where students learn to become forthright global citizens and leaders who will help to build a peaceful world.

Our Philosophy

We are learning to be appreciative, confident, cooperative, curious, committed, creative, enthusiastic, empathetic, independent, respectful and tolerant.

Core Values


International Mindedness

International Mindedness is a mindset that is nurtured, embraced and practiced at Horizon Japan International School. We work together toward a common goal to understand and value different cultures, traditions, beliefs, and languages. It is our mutual responsibility to be empathetic and altruistic global citizens willing to take action.