Doshisha International School, Kyoto (DISK) is a WASC accredited IB-World school that offers an international education from Grades 1 to 12.
DISK is conveniently located in the 'Keihanna Hills' between Kyoto, Osaka, and Nara Prefectures in the 'Kansai Science City' region on the Doshisha International Academy (DIA) campus founded by the renowned Doshisha University.
We at DISK enjoy the facilities and faculty necessary to help your children become active, internationally-minded members of our changing world. As an IB World school, we believe strongly in a balanced approach to education that nurtures the inquisitive minds of the children in our care.
Contact us at to see if DISK is right for your child: firstname.lastname@example.org or schedule a tour.
The 2017-2018 yearbook is available to order from today until March 16.
To order your yearbook, please click on the banner advert above.
It is hoped that each DISK family will order one copy of the yearbook to show appreciation to the students who put in the time and effort to produce it. Of course, you are welcome to buy as many as you like as gifts for friends and family. The price this year is USD$45.
1. External Assessment Results!
View external assessment results here.
2. The Diamondback Press Newsletter
View the latest edition of 'The Diamondback Press' here.
3. DISK team wins 4th Annual Doshisha English Presentation Contest!
DISK students Hinata Nakamura, Ellis Arimitsu and Evan Arimitsu won the first prize on September 18th, 2017 in the Junior High School International Division. Their winning speech was titled "Three Perspectives of Peace".
Pictured (from left to right): DIA teacher Shinobu Aota, DISK student Hinata Nakamura, Mr. Nobuo Tateishi - former president of OMRON corporation, DISK students Evan Arimitsu, Ellis Arimitsu and DIA Head of School Mr. Kenji Yokota. Congratulations!
Events and Information
A Year at DISK
Please note events listed may change or additional events may be scheduled as planning continues throughout the school year. Please see DISK Parent Google Calendar for the most up-to-date information.
Doshisha University Homepage
About Doshisha University
We Support Doshisha
ReplayIt (Yearbook Photos)
Procedures for J-Alerton Ballistic Missile Launch
The Japanese government has provided information about what to do in the event of a missile launch which is also available here: http://www.pref.kyoto.jp/kikikanri/2904missile.html (京都府ﾎｰﾑﾍﾟｰｼﾞ)