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Information from the City of Sendai 「Reopening of Sendai City’s Public Schools」(6月1日から仙台市立学校がはじまります)

Sendai City’s Public Schools will be reopened on June 1, 2020.

【Entrance Ceremonies】
Elementary Schools・Secondary Schools  June 1st (Mon.)
Junior High Schools          June 2nd (Tue.)
High Schools       June 1st (Mon.) or June 2nd (Tue.)
※ Opening Ceremonies for all schools will be held on June 1st (Mon.).
※ Although Entrance Ceremonies will be held on June 2nd (Tue.), 1st graders of Junior High Schools will begin school on June 1st (Mon.).

【Responses after Reopening Schools】
・Thoroughly take preventive measures against spreading the Coronavirus such as conducting
health checkups and frequent ventilation of air in classrooms.
・Light school lunch (bread and milk) will be provided from June 3rd (Wed.) to June 5th (Fri.).
・Club activities will be resumed gradually while considering the current situation.

【Summer Break】
 Summer break will be from August 8th (Sat.) to August 18th (Tue.).
 However, the summer break period may vary depending on each school.

To find out more details, please check information from your school or visit Sendai City’s Official Website at

Inquiries about opening ceremonies, entrance ceremonies, and homeschooling:
Educational Supervision Section of the City of Sendai
Tel: 022-214-8875
Inquiries about public schools’ school lunch and club activities:
Health Education Section of the City of Sendai
Tel: 022-214-0008
Inquiries about children’s clubs:
Children’s Club Project Promotion Section of the City of Sendai
Tel: 022-214-8176

※If you need interpretation support, please call the Interpretation Support Hotline of the Sendai Multicultural Center at (022) 224-1919 (available from 9:00a.m. to 5:00p.m.)