• April 1991

Our English Kindergarten was founded by Masafumi Seguchi with a staff of five.

  • May 1991

 Construction of our school was completed in May of 1991. Our English kindergarten, computer school, English conversation school and Cram School were opened under the name of International Education Center Universe Academy.

  • April 1992

 Our school started a special English conversation class for kindergarten graduates.
Our Kindergarten was split into two classes due to increasing enrollment.

  • March 1993

 We became a charted member of JAPEC and began participating in the annual National Children's English Proficiency Test

  • 25 of our students passed the test!
  • September 1994

 Participated in the 18th annual National Children's English Proficiency Test.

  • 34 of our students passed the test!
  • September 1995

 We doubled the size of our Playground and added some new toys.

  • November 1995

 Participated in the 19th annual National Children's English Proficiency Test.

  • 56of our students passed the test!
  • December1995

 We held our first annual party for Graduate students

  • November1996

 Participated in the 20th annual National Children's English Proficiency Test.

  • 55of our students passed the test!
  • November 1997

 Participated in the 21th annual National Children's English Proficiency Test.

  • 70of our students passed the test!
  • April 1998

 Our Kindergarten was split into three classes due to an ever increasing enrollment

  • February 1998

 Our school was registered as "Step Test" Testing Facility

  • October 1998

 We administered our first "Step Test"!

  • November 1998

 Participated in the 22nd annual National Children's English Proficiency Test.

  • 74of our students passed the test!
  • April 1999

 The addition of four new classrooms were completed!
Our English kindergarten is split once again in order to meet enrollment demands!

  • November 1999

 Participated in the 23nd annual National Children's English Proficiency Test.

  • 84of our students passed the test!
  • November 2000

 Participated in the 24nd annual National Children's English Proficiency Test.

  • 88of our students passed the test!
  • November 2001

 Participated in the 25nd annual National Children's English Proficiency Test.

  • 103of our students passed the test!
  • November 2002

 Participated in the 26nd annual National Children's English Proficiency Test.

  • 86of our students passed the test!
  • November 2003

 Participated in the 27nd annual National Children's English Proficiency Test.

  • 84of our students passed the test!
  • November 2004

 Participated in the 28nd annual National Children's English Proficiency Test.

  • 74of our students passed the test!
  • November 2005

 Participated in the 29nd annual National Children's English Proficiency Test.

  • 69of our students passed the test!
  • November 2006

 Participated in the 30nd annual National Children's English Proficiency Test.

  • 65of our students passed the test!
  • November 2007

 Participated in the 31nd annual National Children's English Proficiency Test.

  • 52of our students passed the test!
  • November 2008

 Participated in the 32nd annual National Children's English Proficiency Test.

  • 45of our students passed the test!
  • November 2009

 Participated in the 33nd annual National Children's English Proficiency Test.

  • 56of our students passed the test!
  • November 2010

 Participated in the 34nd annual National Children's English Proficiency Test.

  • 44of our students passed the test!
  • Present

 We currently have a teaching staff of five Japanese Kindergarten teachers, three native English Kindergarten teachers, two native conversation teachers and two Cram School teachers.
We have more teaching positions. Please see employment.


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