East San Gabriel Valley Japanese Community Center - Gakuen (Japanese Language School)
イーストサンゲーブルバレー 日系コミュニティーセンター 日本語学園
WELCOME TO GAKUEN!
Thank you for your interest in ESGVJCC Gakuen. We are a Japanese language school under the East San Gabriel Valley Japanese Community Center located in West Covina, CA dedicated to teaching Japanese language, culture and values to interested individuals of all ages and ethnicities.
2023-2024 Gakuen Registration
Online registration for Gakuen's next school year is now open. Please click here to begin the registration process.
Gakuen Information Session
Information session for prospective students will be available via Zoom on the following dates/times:
Sunday, 5/21/23 at 9am
Saturday, 6/10/23 at 9am
Wednesday, 6/28 at 6pm
Adult Conversation Class
We are pleased to announce that a beginner level adult conversation class will be offered this summer. Class to begin on June 20th. Please click here for more information or to register.
Basket Raffle Fundraiser
Thank you to everyone who supported Gakuen's Basket Raffle Fundraiser! The drawing was held on Saturday, May 6, 2023. Congratulations to the winners!
Assorted Gift Cards - Kambiz K.
Assorted Premium Japanese Rice - Jodi H.
Beauty - Marilou S.
Eatery Gift Cards - Kayoko I.
Emergency Preparedness - Tina A.
Guitar - Grace T.
Hello Kitty - Susie K.
Home Improvement - Jeannie
Musubi - Christine T.
LA Zoo (One-year family membership) - Marie Y.
Nintendo Switch (Accessories) - Tina K.
Outdoor Fun - Aya K.
Universal Studios Hollywood (two season passes) - Patrick L.
Looking for teacher's assistants
If you or anyone you know is interested in helping inside the Gakuen class and are able to speak Japanese, please get in touch with us. We would love your help!