Course Description - Spring 2023

School Calendar


Spring Term: April 8 - June 17, 2023


Fall Term: August 26 - December 16, 2023

Winter Term: January 6 - March 16, 2024

Spring Term: April to June (Dates TBD) 

Spring Term 2023

  • The Adult Course is a Japanese as a foreign language course designed for adult learners, college students, and high school students (age 14 and above).
  • 4/8/2023 – 6/17/2023 (9:20-12:30 on Saturdays) 
  • 11 classes - Nine FACE-TO-FACE format at the Friends Central School campus and two online classes (see below).
  • $425 (Tuition $395, Registration fee $30) 
  • Adult 101 for beginners is offered only in the fall semester, not in winter and spring semesters.
  • The participants must follow JLSP's health protection guidelines. The JLSP's health protection guideline is in line with the FCS's guideline.
  • Please refer to the textbook page.
  • Registration ends on April 3, 2023 or when all the seats are filled.
  • There may be possible changes in class hours and dates due to the conflict with Friends Central School's events.
  • Online classes (100 minutes) are planned on May 13 and June 10 due to conflicts with the FCS school events as of March 10, 2023.
  • The course may be canceled due to low enrollment (a minimum of five enrollments are required for each course). A full refund is made if JLSP cancels the course before the course starts.
 Class Contents

Adult 103

Genki 1 (3rd Ed.) Lesson 6-7
Adult 203 Genki 2 (3rd Ed.) Lesson 13-14 
Adult 303 Genki 2 (3rd Ed.) Lesson 20-21
Adult 403 Quartet I


Notes on Registration and Tuition

  • Tuition does not include the cost for textbooks, workbooks or supplemental materials used during the courses.
  • Registration must be completed by the specified date above with the full payment of the registration fee and tuition.

Tuition Refund Policy

  • Registration fee ($30) is non-refundable.
  • A full tuition refund when JLSP receives a written withdrawal notice by midnight of the third business day after registration. 
  • 50% of tuition refund when JLSP receives a written withdrawal notice before the start of the second class of the registered course.
  • A full refund when JLSP cancels the course before the course starts.