FIS Family Fun BBQ and Talent Show
21 April 2018

This Saturday is the FIS Family Fun BBQ and Talent Show.
Please remember to bring your donated baked goods to the school from 9:00am on Saturday.


 The schedule for the FIS Family Fun BBQ and Talent show is:   

9:45am     School doors open
10:00        Welcome and Talent Show Act 1 begins in the gym
                 Grade 3 – Grade 12 are required to watch the Talent Show
                 Maker Space, playground play and art activities will be available for
                 PreK3 – Grade 2 students that do not wish to watch the talent show.
11:00:       Stalls will open!
                 (Hamburgers, German Sausages, Korean Lu nch, Bake Sale,Grade 11 Coffee, cold drinks and ice cream, 
                  Grade 1 Toy Booth, Craft,     Grade 7 Book Sale, Student Council Face Painting, Mystery Bag)
11:30:       End of Talent show Act 1
                 Free Games available for children in the classrooms.
1:00:         Talent show Act 2 begins
                 Prek 3 – Grade 2 students may leave at this time or watch the Talent Show. No outside activities are available.
1:30:         Stalls will close
2:30:         Talent show to finish

Please be patient if there are queues for food and try to buy your food when you see the food stalls are not so busy. Thank you to all those parents that have offered help and are helping on the day. 


Please support Lieto, a craft co operative, that donated goods for the BBQ fun day this year.

Honey Coffee donated coffee for the Grade 11 coffee shop.  They sell great coffee and have shops throughout Fukuoka but there is one  in Nishi jin for your convenience.

The FIS Parent-Teacher Association (PTA) welcomes parents and students into a strong and supportive international community. With vibrant and engaged families currently representing 20 + countries, we offer a valuable social network.

The purpose of the PTA is to enhance our children's educational experience, by providing a supportive social environment for international families and by encouraging a spirit of cohesiveness.

We welcome all parents and teachers as members of the PTA and encourage everyone to join us at our various events throughout the year.

Please Join Us

The PTA is always looking for parents to get involved. As we are a parent-led organization, we look for ideas and energy from other parents to make the PTA a successful resource for the FIS community. If you would like to volunteer to become part of our team, please email us:

Your PTA ecective this year is :

Chairperson              Shiree McGillivray

Vice Chairperson     Yuki Fukuda

Secretary                    Still vacant

Treasurer                   Sayaka Arase

Social Committee     Maki Kikuchi

Social Committee     Yukari Suzuki

Social Committee     Sabitha Popuri

Social Committee     Denise Robertson

Health and Welfare  Nooshin Moosavi

Thank you to all those people above for volunteering. We appreciate the time, enthusiasm and effort  you give the school.  We are still looking for a secretary so please contact us on if you would like to volunteer.


Unfortunately a number of families have not paid the PTA fee as yet. To make it easier we are happy to accept a cash payment in the office.  Please place the fee calculated on the grade of your oldest child as set out below in an envelope for the attention of the PTA.

Grade PTA                               Fee
Elementary ( Pre-K3 to G5 )      ¥ 5,000
Middle ( G6 to G8 )                    ¥ 7,000
High School ( G9 to G12 )         ¥10,000

  • If you have more than one child at FIS, please remit the fees according to your eldest child and his or her grade.

PTA Hyatt Christmas Dinner 2017

What a great night and delicious food at the First PTA Christmas Dinner.

Volunteer Opportunities

We need volunteers to help us with the following so please email us or let us know if you can help:

  1. Decorating the school lobby for Christmas. 1 December 8:30am onwards. With morning tea afterwards.
  2. Winter concert supper and preparation 4- 6 December. Times to be confirmed for making snack packs for children.


The PTA invites parents and teachers to a Christmas Dinner.


Where:  Grand Hyatt, Fukuoka.

When: Friday the 8th of December from 18.30-22.00.

It will be a festive 4 course, plated dinner with free flow red wine, white wine, sparkling wine, beer and soft drinks

Cost: 6000  per person.


Register using this QR code.