To encourage the learning of Japanese language and culture through Japanese language instruction for youth, ages 5 – 18 and adults.
Small class sizes allow tailored instruction for students of all proficiencies.
September through June (Every Saturday from 9:00 am until noon). Adult classes may be held on different days and times.
Class Levels (with approximate age levels)
Advanced Class (students aged 13 – 18)
Intermediate Class (students aged 8 – 14)
Beginning Class (students aged 8 – 12)
Beginner Class (students aged 5 – 8)
Adult – Intermediate to Advanced
Adult – Beginning to Intermediate
Tuition is on a semester basis. The cost of text books is in addition to the tuition fees. Tuition will not be prorated based on partial semester attendance.
- Semester 1: September – December
- Semester 2: January – March
- Semester 3: April – June
- Thursday Classes: $205 per Semester
- Saturday Classes: $250 per Semester
Please pay online using this link:
* Tuition is subject to change. Enrollment subject to ability. Class schedules and programs are subject to change. We reserve the right to deny enrollment and/or participation for any reason. (Update 09/01/2021)
Gakuen Email Address: BCOGakuen@buddhistchurchofoakland.org