New Campus Construction Site Tour Information


Dear Parents and Guardians,

Thank you for your continued support to KIU Academy and our relocation plan.

As the new campus and its buildings are quickly taking their shape, we would like to take this opportunity to invite you to come and see the construction site for yourself! There will be a guided tour in the afternoon of Sunday, December 12 where you will be able to walk inside the building and see where your child’s learning will take place after the relocation.

Please refer to the event and sign-up details as written below.

We look forward to seeing you at the site.

Tour Information

  • Date: Sunday, December 12, 2021
  • Start Time: 2:30 PM
  • Length: 20 - 30 minutes
  • Location: 63-1 Yuden Tanabe, Kyotanabe, Kyoto 610-0331 (Google Map link)

Tour Leaders:

  • Paul Blocksom, Building Project Manager
  • Harold Simoes, Principal

Meeting Place: New KIU Building

How to Sign Up

Sign up via the following Google Form by noon of Friday, December 10, 2021.

Sign-Up Google Form

*First-come-first-served basis

*We are not taking child participants at this time due to safety concerns.
Thank you for your understanding.


  • Please check your temperature in the morning of the day of the tour. Please refrain from joining the tour if you have a fever and/or other flu-like symptoms.
  • As the construction is not complete, it will likely be dusty and/or muddy at the site. Please dress accordingly.
  • You will be asked to wear a mask and a helmet at all times at the site. (We will provide the helmet.)
  • Every tour participant will be automatically under a recreation insurance policy. KIU Academy will pay the insurance cost.