2024-25 Registration & Tuition Payment

Openings are limited so register early!
If space is available after the June 15 deadline,
a $75 Late Registration Fee will apply

New Students:  Completion of the New Student Application process is required before registering. 
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Some of our classes are full or near capacity. We are pausing on accepting New Student Applications at this time. If you would like to be put on the waiting list, please submit the Student's Background in Japanese Studies form

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2023 Picnic-Undoukai

10/17/2023 5:48 pm

Thanks to the many hours of planning, preparing, set-up and execution of a great team of parent and student volunteers, we were able to hold our 2023 SMNG Picnic-Undoukai this past Sunday.

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In the News: J weekly

11/12/2019 12:00 am

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Family Info & Forms


Upcoming Events

When to stay home

A student should not be in school when he/she has:
  • Nausea or vomiting, or has vomited during the night
  • Diarrhea
  • Frequent coughing or sneezing
  • Evidence of a communicable disease such as a rash, fever or unusual sores
  • A temperature of 99.5 degrees or above. If a child has had a fever, he/she may not return to school until she/he has been fever-free for 24 hours (without taking fever-reducing medication)
  • Sore throat
  • Strep throat – must be on an antibiotic for 24 hours and be symptom-free
  • A new cold or generally feels bad
  • Unusual watery, burning or red, crusted eyes

Nondiscriminatory Policy

San Mateo Nippon Gakuyen admits students of any race, color, national and ethnic origin.


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Thank you to our donors for their generosity!    

Kawakita Graphics

SMNG Honorary Director Kozo & Kathleen Kimura

Barbara Patterson & Corporate Match

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