Night Classes for People who Wants to Attend Junior High School


2021/07/07 Wednesday Announcements, Education

The Mie Prefectural Board of Education will hold a junior high school night class “Manamie”.

If you have not been able to finish your study in junior high school due to various reasons and wants to “learn”, please apply by July 26th 5pm.

  • Dates of Classes

August: 26th and 31st

September: Days 2, 7, 9, 14, 16, 21, 28 and 30

October: 5, 7, 12, 14, 19, 21, 26 and 28

November: 2nd and 4th

There will be a total of 20 classes.

*Tuesdays and Thursdays (except holidays), from 6pm to 8pm

  • Place

Classes at Tsu: Mie Education Center (Mie-ken Sogo Kyouiku Center – 三重県総合教育センター)
Tsu-shi Otani-cho 12 (10 minutes walk from Tsu Station)

Classes in Yokkaichi: Hokusei High School (Miekenritsu Hokusei Koto Gakko – 三重県立北星高等学校)
Yokkaichi-shi Oazamochibuku 668-1 (13-minute walk from Kintetsu Tomida Station)

  • Contents

Japanese language classes, math,etc.

  • Place for registration and consultations

Mie Educational Committee Office Elementary I and II Section (Mie-ken Kyoiku Iinkai Jimukyoku Shochugakko Kyoiku-ka – 三重県教育委員会事務局小中学校教育課)

* Service only in Japanese.

TEL: 059-224-2963


  • Other details

Classes will be free.

Authorities are also considering taking classes online.

Click here to see Manamie’s flyer.

If you are having difficulty applying or want to learn the Japanese language, please consult with MieCo, Consultation Center for Foreign Residents.

TEL: 080-3300-8077

Change of holidays in 2021 due to the Tokyo Olympics

2021/07/07 Wednesday Announcements, Education


In 2021, 3 holiday dates will change.

Majority of the calendars are not updated yet, so be careful!

The change of holidays will be made to provide safe transportation for athletes and others involved in balance with the economic activities and the daily lives of the citizens.

*Holidays will be changed only for this year.

  1. July 19th (Monday) will be a regular weekday, and July 22nd (Thursday) will be a national holiday (Marine Day).
  2. August 11th (Wednesday) will be a regular weekday, and August 8th (Sunday) will be a national holiday (Mountain Day) but since it will falls on a Sunday, therefore, August 9th (Monday) will be a transfer holiday.
  3. October 11th (Monday) will be a regular weekday, and July 23rd (Friday) will be a national holiday (Sports Day).

See the Prime Minister’s Office homepage for more details.

Click on the link below to view the flyer about the holiday change.