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Reminder: General Meeting of Tokyo International School Families Saturday, September 23, 2023

Hello everyone! On Saturday, September 23, 2023, from 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM, our General Assembly will take place. This is a significant and important moment in the life of an association. The FLT-Fapée 2023 General Assembly will be an opportunity for us to present our moral and financial report and to elect the association’s […]

Categories : Events, FLT Annual General Meeting, FLT Role &Mission, Our Activities, Our Team, Subscription

Report on LDE operation

Dear Parents,   The last parcels were delivered at the end of the week, so it’s time to take stock of this operation: ‘Grouped Order of School Supplies and Manuals from France with Free Shipping.’   While it was anticipated that the parcels would arrive at the high school the day before the start of […]

Categories : act, Inform, Our Activities, Useful tips for your daily life

Workshop Faber and Mazlish – new cycle fall 2023

Faber and Mazlish autumn parenting workshops in partnership with the FLT. Workshops in small groups of parents ‘ How to talk so children will listen, how to listen so children will talk’. The workshops are organised in small groups of parents and each one is structured around a common issue encountered by parents in daily life […]

Categories : Events, Partnership

Workshop Verbal Aikido

This year, in partnership with the FLT, Marie-Solange Vottero, founder of Hello-Change 🌈 proposes a new workshop “Verbal Aikido” specifically for teenagers. Is your teenager withdrawing or throwing tantrums ? Is dialogue complicated? Does he have trouble socializing? Is he witnessing or being bullied ? Or feeling pressure to perform at school ? Kindle Media […]

Categories : Events, Support

Ordering School Supplies and Books

Hello,   As indicated in our previous communications and following the results of the survey carried out concerning school supplies and books, we have asked to create a site for the group purchase of supplies and books for LFI Tokyo families. See the full list As a reminder, the textbooks provided by the […]

Categories : act, Inform

FLT sponsorship program – 2023 edition

Dear members, At the beginning of the 2022 school year, we decide to set up a sponsorship program between families at the Lycée. Nearly 30 families were sponsored. We want to renew this program for the beginning of the 2023 school year. The principle is to put in contact families already at the Lycée with […]

Categories : act, Our Activities

Questions for Elementary School Council and Junior and High School Council on June 15th, 2023

In preparation for the next Conseil d’Ecole (Elementary School Council) and Conseil du Second Degré (CSD) (Junior and Senior High School Council) on 15 June, we have listed a few questions. Feel free to add your own via the form (questions in French, English or Japanese)

Categories : Junior and Senior High School Council, No classification, Primary School Council

Presentation of a new association for the prevention of school dropout

Dear parents, FLT-fapée is pleased to announce the creation of an association for the prevention of school dropout open to French-speaking parents. Do not hesitate to contact them if you need help. ÉLÈVES EN RISQUE DE DÉCROCHAGE is an association that offers a support group for parents whose children do not feel well at […]

Categories : Asking for financial help, Health awareness campaigns, Useful tips for your daily life, What’s happening in your town?

Visit of the canteen of LFI Tokyo

Dear parents, You are warmly invited to come and see your children’s canteen on May 23rd, 2023. The visit, co-organized by FLT-FAPEE and LFIT, will start at 11:30am and will be followed by a lunch until 1:00pm. Four parents will be able to attend this event. The cost of the meal remains the responsibility of […]

Categories : School canteen open week

Prepping for the school fair

Dear members,   As you know, this year we are organizing the traditional school fair on May 27th!   The party is co-organized by the school, the teachers, the extra-curricular activities teams, primary school students with their teachers and secondary school students via the clubs and of course the parents!   As part of this […]

Categories : act, Inform, No classification

NO to a 10% increase in tuition fees for 2023-2024!

Background During the Assemblée des Conseillers (pre-board of directors meeting) on Wednesday, March 16, the LFIT administration presented a budget for 2023-2024 that requires a 10% increase in tuition fees to cover a structural deficit. Part of this deficit can be explained by decisions made by the administration and validated by the Conseil d’Administration (board), […]

Categories : Board Meeting, FLT Role &Mission, Support

Results of the FLT survey on textbooks and school supplies

Please find more details on the survey on THIS PAGE.   At the request of the Tokyo LFI Families Association, the families of students from CM2 through to 1ere, who will be in 6e through Terminale at the beginning of the new school year, were invited to respond to the survey.   The email was […]

Categories : Our Activities, Support

Summary of the School Council held on February 16 2023

Link to the full report in French   School calendar 2023-2024 The working version has yet to be validated by supervisory authorities (Education Nationale and AEFE). The following elements are therefore simply provided for reference purposes. Students would start school on Monday, September 4, 2023; All Saints holidays would be from October 21 to […]

Categories : School Council

Summary of the Junior High and High School Council held February 14th 2023

The administration presented the 2023-24 school calendar, as well as the exam calendar for next year. Some travel plans for this year have yet to be finalized (Hiroshima/Oshima).   The allocation of junior high and high school classes for 2023-2024 was presented. There will be 4 classes instead of the current 3 for the 1ere […]

Categories : FLT Role &Mission, Junior and Senior High School Council, No classification, School Council

FLT-AFJ garage sale – Saturday May 13th – 10am-4pm at LFI Tokyo

Spring is here, it is time to sort through our closets ! We invite you to participate in the garage sale organized jointly by the parent association Familles du Lycée de Tokyo and the Association des Français et francophones du Japon on Saturday May 13th from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. at the LFI Tokyo. […]

Categories : Our Activities

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Parents’ feedback on the canteen service at LFI Tokyo 
Canteen service feedback form

Inclusive school at LFI Tokyo

FLT created a group focused on inclusive schooling presented HERE.

Among other actions, we created a list of professionals who can be consulted by children with special needs (in French, including mentions about languages spoken by each professional).

We also created a group for parents of these children that you can join sending an email to our group.

Should you have any topic you would like to raise during the next Conseil d’école (LFI Tokyo Primary School Council), Conseil du second degré (Junior and Senior High School Council), or School Council (CE), please fill this form.
LFI Tokyo Primary School Council (Ce):
The Primary School Council prepares recommendations for the LFIT School Council with regards to educational matters and school life at the Primary School.
Junior and Senior High School Council (CSD):
The Junior and Senior School Council prepares recommendations for the LFIT School Council with regards to educational matters and school life at High School.
LFIT School Council (CE):
This body oversees the Primary and Secondary School. It reviews the topics discussed during the Primary School and Junior/Senior High School Councils. It can make decisions regarding educational and organizational matters within the framework defined by AEFE. It cannot replace AEFE or the Board Meeting for their specific scopes of decision.
Ce – CSD – CE – CA feedback form

FLT – Parents association – board members 2022-2023 

President : Jessica Cosmao

Vice-president for Primary School: Célia Hughes

Vice-president for Junior-Hi and High School: André Salerno

Secretary: Séverin Ferrand

Treasurer : Laurent Wolff

As well as : Colombe Bally, Maxence Barbier, Vincent Brancourt, Thomas Brun, Virginie Cammas, René Carraz, Jean-Bernard Dumerc, Hugo Catherine, Daphné François, Stéphanie Moreels, François Poncin, Madoka Poncin, Aurélie Roques, Simon Serverin, Pierre-François Vilquin.

Special advisors : Bruno Peyron (Oles administrator), and François Roussel.

It is possible to join the FLT board members anytime during the school year, as specified in the association’s articles, usually following an adaptation period working with the existing team. New joiners’ information will be timely published on the FLT website.

You can contribute to the association and its work without joining its board: volunteers may participate to the extent of their availability and engagement preference anytime during the school year.

From left to right:

Jessica COSMAO, Célia HUGHES, André SALERNO, Séverin FERRAND, Laurent WOLFF, Hugo CATHERINE, Pierre-François VILQUIN, 

Simon SERVERIN, Stéphanie MOREELS, Vincent BRANCOURT, René CARRAZ, Maxence BARBIER, Thomas BRUN,

Colombe BALLY, François PONCIN, Madoka PONCIN, Virginie CAMMAS, Jean-Bernard DUMERC, Daphné FRANÇOIS, Aurélie ROQUES 

WhatsApp Group (New!)

Stay in touch with the FLT community and its volunteer team through the new WhatsApp group. Click here to join now!

Our partners (new!)

(offering discounts to FLT members for activities)

Your feedback on the canteen (new!)


Several groups have been formed within the board of the FLT association. They can be reached directly by e-mail by adding to the following aliases:

  • ecole-inclusive for the inclusive school group presented HERE
  • living together works on harassment prevention, conflicts management (Page under construction, French version, in the meantime, contact us if you wish to know more)
  • ecoteam  for the FLT ecoteam presented HERE
  • restauration, see HERE
  • partenariat for the FLT Partnership presented HERE
  • lycee-cafe  for the organisation of the Q&A cafés that you can see in our calendar
  • gt-langues for the team working specifically on languages, divided in 4 subgroups
    • gt-fr about French
    • gt-eng about English
    • gt-jap about Japanese
    • gt-rls about the restructuration to come at secondary school (mainly for Junior high school).

Feel free to contact us or suggest other groups!

Practical Information 

New: the association now has several partners who offer preferential rates to members, check the list HERE.

The LFI Tokyo VOCABULARY in English, French and Japanese.

Tons of information about the  Takinogawa area (French only).

And of course plenty information about Tokyo, Events, what to do etc.  VIVRE A TOKYO.COM (French).

Looking to place a classified ad, sell or buy stuff, looking for good tips, maybe find a babysitter or a tutor? :  Tokyo Petites Annonces is now on Facebook

Other practical groups on WhatsApp
Please contact the association as new members can only be added by request of current members, or request to Admin of the groups.
  • “Tokyo au quotidien” to help you in your day to day life in Tokyo (find a doctor,  a babysitter, a tutor, a place where you can buy something…)
  • “A vendre/TROC” – To sell, exchange or give for free
  • “Tokyo covid” for Covid related questions (vaccination, travel conditions, PCR tests…), administered by the Conseillers des Français de l’étranger 
FLT joined the Fapée global parents association network 

Fédération des Associations de Parents d’élèves des Etablissements d’enseignement français de l’Etranger

Abroad French schools Parents Association Federation

FLT partners 

The membership card of the FLT Association, called “FLT card”, used to give a 10% discount at the French bookstore Omeisha located in Iidabashi but unfortunately it closed its doors in February 2022. So we have been looking for new partners willing to offer a preferential rate to our members in exchange of a visibility on our website.


The FLT card (membership in the FLT-Fapée Association) entitles you to preferential rates upon presentation to the following FLT partners:



Partner Topic Website Offer
King’s Road English School English regular and intensive courses; mini camp probably starting in 2023 Discount for FLT members – 10% discount on regular and intensive/vacation courses
Atelier Café Gare de Lyon acting classes (children, teens and adults) and improvisation + private classes for more fluency in speaking / gaining confidence – in French Discount for FLT members – 10th class offered, discount on courses
Prospèkt Téatr Acting classes – 2 workshops in high school and college – personalized/private classes for children, teens and adults – in French Special rate for FLT members – 10% discount
FC Nomade Soccer club: year-round courses, internships with accommodation and mini internships (English, French, Japanese) Special rate for FLT members – 10% discount
Tokyo guitare Guitar classes Special rate for FLT members on introductory courses
Acting coach Japan Film Acting Workshops for Children and Teens – in French and English Special rate for FLT members – 10% discount
Atelier Faber et Mazlish Tokyo Faber and Mazlish parenting support and exchange workshops. In French. Workbook offered to FLT members (value 2000 JPY, i.e. 10% of the total price of the workshop).
Hello Change Verbal Aikido workshop (for middle school students)

  • practice the art of defusing aggression and conflict
  • learn how to regulate stress and emotions
  • improve communication and assert yourself in relationships

Workshop for Grades 4/5 (CM1/CM2) currently under review.

Under construction
Click HERE to register for the upcoming webinar
Click HERE to book a place for your child

Weekly online workshop – Every saturday from 10:45 to 12 pm

  • The first class is free of charge
  • One session 3,000 JPY for FLT members (instead of 3,500)
  • 3 class package 8,000 JPY instead of 9,800

To register for activities offered by our partners, it is essential to already be a member of FLT and to have paid your subscription fee.
When registering for these activities, the presentation of your FLT membership card is required.
Please note that special rates do not apply retroactively. 

To propose other partners, please contact us at

This page will be updated if we add new partners and we will keep members informed of the news.


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