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Okayama - Survey results on academic achievement [Public elementary school: Heisei 27/04/21 ]

*National average

*Okayama average

* Comparison with the value in which nationwide average is 100

Item

National average

Okayama average

ArithmeticA

9.8 points

21 Rank

9.7 points

ArithmeticB

70.0 points

21 Rank

69.2 points

National languageA

5.9 points

23 Rank

5.8 points

National languageB

65.4 points

30 Rank

64.5 points

Science

12.0 points

34 Rank

12.0 points


*Source: [ Survey of national academic ability and learning situation ]
Target: 6th grade in elementary school

Okayama - Survey results on lifestyle and learning environment etc. [Public elementary school: 2015 school year]

Hours for TV, game, smartphone

*National average

*Okayama average

* Comparison with the value in which nationwide average is 100

Item

National average

Okayama average

Television

149 mins/day

33 Rank

146 mins/day

Game

92 mins/day

25 Rank

90 mins/day

Smartphone

36 mins/day

17 Rank

35 mins/day

Question items

  • TelevisionNormally (Monday - Friday), how long do you watch or listen to TV, video or DVD a day (excluding time to watch television, video / DVD for study, time to play video games)?
  • GameNormally (Monday - Friday), how long per day do you play video games in weekday (including computer games, portable games, games using mobile phones and smartphones)?
  • SmartphoneNormally (Monday - Friday), how much time per day do you make calls, e-mails, Internet with mobile phones and smartphones (excluding times to play games with mobile phones and smart phones)?

*Source: [ Survey of national academic ability and learning situation ]
Target: 6th grade in elementary school

Study hour, learning status etc.

*National average

*Okayama average

* Comparison with the value in which nationwide average is 100

Item

National average

Okayama average

Study time (weekday)

91 minutes

13 Rank

92 minutes

Study time (weekend)

87 minutes

31 Rank

84 minutes

Tutoring school ( rate)

47.0%

15 Rank

47.9%

Homework ( rate)

96.8%

16 Rank

97.2%

Preparation ( rate)

43.4%

24 Rank

42.9%

Review ( rate)

54.5%

30 Rank

55.4%

Question items

  • Study time (weekday)Apart from school class hours, how long do you study each day in weekday?
  • Study time (weekend)Apart from school class hours, how long do you study each day in holiday?
  • Tutoring school ( rate)Do you study at tutoring school (including private tutor)?
  • Homework ( rate)Do you do homework at home?
  • Preparation ( rate)Do you prepare for school lessons at home?
  • Review ( rate)Do you review school lessons at home?

*Source: [ Survey of national academic ability and learning situation ]
Target: 6th grade in elementary school

Reading / newspaper / news etc.

*National average

*Okayama average

* Comparison with the value in which nationwide average is 100

Item

National average

Okayama average

Reading

36 mins/day

2 Rank

38 mins/day

Library ( frequency)

2.4 times/mo.

29 Rank

2.4 times/mo.

Newspaper ( frequency)

4.3 times/mo.

14 Rank

4.6 times/mo.

News ( rate)

84.3%

27 Rank

83.5%

Question items

  • ReadingApart from school class hours, normally (Monday - Friday), how much time do you read per day (excluding textbooks and reference books, manga and magazines)?
  • Library ( frequency)On lunch break or after school or school day off, how long do you go to school library / school library room and local library to read and borrow books (excluding textbooks, reference books, manga and magazines)?
  • Newspaper ( frequency)Do you read a newspaper?
  • News ( rate)Do you watch TV news programs or Internet news (including the case of viewing Internet news using mobile phones and smartphones)?

*Source: [ Survey of national academic ability and learning situation ]
Target: 6th grade in elementary school

Okayama - Physical fitness / exercise capacity [Public elementary school: 2015Year]

Exercise performance test result (Boy)

*National average

*Okayama average

* Comparison with the value in which nationwide average is 100

Item

National average

Okayama average

Grip strength

16.45 kg

43 Rank

16.03 kg

Raise upper body

19.58 times

9 Rank

20.20 times

Anteflexion

33.05 cm

27 Rank

32.79 cm

Jump side to side

41.60 points

11 Rank

43.10 points

20m shuttle run

51.64 times

23 Rank

52.47 times

50m run

9.37 sec

3 Rank

9.25 sec

Stand broad jump

151.27 cm

6 Rank

154.03 cm

Throw softball

22.51 m

28 Rank

22.77 m

Exercise performance test result (Girl)

*National average

*Okayama average

* Comparison with the value in which nationwide average is 100

Item

National average

Okayama average

Grip strength

16.05 kg

44 Rank

15.54 kg

Raise upper body

18.41 times

15 Rank

18.69 times

Anteflexion

37.45 cm

37 Rank

36.60 cm

Jump side to side

39.56 points

18 Rank

40.65 points

20m shuttle run

40.70 times

27 Rank

40.47 times

50m run

9.62 sec

7 Rank

9.54 sec

Stand broad jump

144.80 cm

12 Rank

146.72 cm

Throw softball

13.76 m

25 Rank

14.01 m

Height / Weight / Shape of body (Boy)

138.48 cm

Okayama Average

138.84 cm

National average

33.58 kg

Okayama Average

33.94 kg

National average

9.2 %

Okayama Average

9.7 %

National average

2.5 %

Okayama Average

2.7 %

National average

Item

National average

Okayama average

Height

138.84 cm

33 Rank

138.48 cm

Weight

33.94 kg

36 Rank

33.58 kg

Shape of body

Obesity

9.7 %

28 Rank

9.2 %

Normal

87.6 %

18 Rank

88.3 %

Slim

2.7 %

19 Rank

2.5 %

Height / Weight / Shape of body (Girl)

139.53 cm

Okayama Average

140.02 cm

National average

33.42 kg

Okayama Average

33.82 kg

National average

6.7 %

Okayama Average

7.4 %

National average

2.3 %

Okayama Average

2.7 %

National average

Item

National average

Okayama average

Height

140.02 cm

42 Rank

139.53 cm

Weight

33.82 kg

41 Rank

33.42 kg

Shape of body

Obesity

7.4 %

34 Rank

6.7 %

Normal

89.9 %

8 Rank

91.1 %

Slim

2.7 %

27 Rank

2.3 %

Okayama - Exercise habits [Public elementary school: 2015Year]

Exercise habits / lifestyle habits (Boy)

*National average

*Okayama average

* Comparison with the value in which nationwide average is 100

Item

National average

Okayama average

Sports club (belong ratio)

72.0 %

42 Rank

68.0 %

Total exercise time per week

458 minutes

15 Rank

468 minutes

Having breakfirst ratio

85.3 %

25 Rank

85.2 %

Having dinner ratio

96.2 %

17 Rank

96.5 %

Sleep time per day

484 minutes

18 Rank

485 minutes

Question items

  • Sports club (belong ratio)Do you belong to sports club?
  • Total exercise time per weekTotal exercise time per week
  • Having breakfirst ratioDo you have breakfast everyday ( including school days off ) ?
  • Having dinner ratioDo you have dinner everyday ( including school days off ) ?
  • Sleep time per dayHow long do you sleep everyday?

*Source: The report of the survey result on national physical fitness, exercise capacity, and exercise habits etc.

Exercise habits / lifestyle habits (Girl)

*National average

*Okayama average

* Comparison with the value in which nationwide average is 100

Item

National average

Okayama average

Sports club (belong ratio)

50.3 %

42 Rank

44.8 %

Total exercise time per week

339 minutes

13 Rank

354 minutes

Having breakfirst ratio

85.8 %

29 Rank

85.5 %

Having dinner ratio

97.0 %

12 Rank

97.4 %

Sleep time per day

493 minutes

21 Rank

493 minutes

Question items

  • Sports club (belong ratio)Do you belong to sports club?
  • Total exercise time per weekTotal exercise time per week
  • Having breakfirst ratioDo you have breakfast everyday ( including school days off ) ?
  • Having dinner ratioDo you have dinner everyday ( including school days off ) ?
  • Sleep time per dayHow long do you sleep everyday?

*Source: The report of the survey result on national physical fitness, exercise capacity, and exercise habits etc.

Okayama - air conditioning (cooling) equipment status for public elementary school / junior high school[2017/04/01 ]

Installation rate (Ordinary classroom)

Installation rate (Special classroom)

Installation rate (Total)

Installation rate (Ordinary classroom)

Installation rate (Special classroom)

Installation rate (Total)

32 Rank

26.0%

33 Rank

26.5%

34 Rank

26.3%

*The junior high school includes the first-half course of secondary education school, and the high school includes the second-half course of secondary education school.


Research of air conditioning (cooling) equipment status in public school' research by MEXT

Okayama - rate of seismic retrofit of buildings on public elementary and junior high school [2016/04/01 ]

Rate of seismic retrofit of buildings

Rate of implement for the secondary evaluation and others.

Okayama - rate of seismic retrofit of buildings on public elementary and junior high school

33 Rank

99.3%

Rate of implement for the secondary evaluation and others.

39 Rank

95.3%

*Secondary evaluation and others: evaluate precisely seismic capabilities and review the contents of specific seismic reinforcement.


Research for the results of seismic retrofit of public school facilities”

Okayama - Computerization on public school[2016/03/01 ]

Status of electronic blackboard / school digital textbooks

1.6Unit

Electronic blackboard per a school

Improvement rate of school digital textbooks

LAN status

Rate of LAN equipment in the classroom

Elementary school Internet connection rate (optical fiber line)

Elementary school Internet connection rate (more than 30 Mbps line)

Computerization status of Teachers and staffs

School affairs computer maintenance rate of school teachers

Improvement rate of school affairs support system

Installation situation of school CIO

Number of students per an educational computer

40 Rank

5.4

Electronic blackboard per a school

43 Rank

1.6Unit

Rate of LAN equipment in the classroom

14 Rank

92.5%

Elementary school Internet connection rate (optical fiber line)

16 Rank

91.4%

Elementary school Internet connection rate (more than 30 Mbps line)

20 Rank

85.1%

School affairs computer maintenance rate of school teachers

1 Rank

133.0%

Improvement rate of school affairs support system

26 Rank

81.4%

Improvement rate of school digital textbooks

19 Rank

57.2%

Installation situation of school CIO

34 Rank

26.4%

  • *Number of students per an educational computer: This is the number of students, that is divided by the sum of the number for educational computer.
  • * Electronic blackboard per a school: This is the number of installed electronic blackboards, that is divided by the number of schools.
  • * Maintenance rate of class room LAN: This is the rate of class room that connects LAN out of all class rooms.
  • * Maintenance rate of school affairs computer: This is the number of school affairs computer, that is divided by the number of teachers.
  • * School affairs support system: This is the system that is used for creation or maintenance for attendance, business trip, holiday, timetable creation, school register, score, health, school meal, report card, guidance summary, etc..
  • * School digital textbooks: School digital textbook: These are digital contents based on textbooks (as of 2016/03/01), and are used by teachers when teaching students with electronic blackboards, etc.
  • * School CIO: This is the person that has overall responsibility for organizing school ICT (internet and communication technology) and is person in charge of executing the vision.

* 'Research for the real situation on computerization in education' researched by MEXT

Okayama - Elementary school - Number of foreign Children*Number of children returned from abroad [2013/05/01 ]

Rate of the number of foreign children

Rates of the number of children returned from abroad

Okayama - Elementary school - Number of children returned from abroad

13 Rank

44

*Okayama - No data available on the number of foreign Children.

*Number of children returned from abroad - This is the sum of Children in national, public and private schools, who continuously stayed oversea more than 1 year and returned within previous school year

*The number of children returned from abroad is the total of the students of national, public and private schools.


* Based on the material provided by prefectures

Okayama - publicSchool lunch implementation rates [2015Year]

Elementary

Full meal lunch

Partial lunch

Milk lunch

-

No school lunch

Junior High

Full meal lunch

Partial lunch

Milk lunch

No school lunch

School type

School lunch implementation rates

Full meal lunch

Partial lunch

Milk lunch

Junior High

98.8%
26 Rank

96.3%
28 Rank

0.0%
16 Rank

2.5%
17 Rank

Elementary

100.0%
1 Rank

100.0%
1 Rank

0.0%
14 Rank

0.0%
11 Rank

  • * School full meal lunch: This is the school lunch whose contents consists of bread or rice (including the flour food, processed rice food and other foods, which correspond those), milk and side dish.
  • * School partial lunch: This is the school lunch other than school full meal lunch, and the contents is consists of milk and side dish etc.
  • * School milk lunch: This is the school lunch that consists milk only.

* MEXT 'Research for school lunch implementation status'

Okayama - publicSchool Lunch Costs [2015Year]

School lunch monthly amount

 

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Number of school lunch

 

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Elementary

Junior High

Lower grades

Middle grades

Upper grades

School lunch monthly amount

4,715 Yen
4 Rank

4,715 Yen
4 Rank

4,715 Yen
4 Rank

5,295 Yen
6 Rank

Number of school lunch

192 Times
14 Rank

192 Times
17 Rank

192 Times
13 Rank

186 Times
26 Rank

  • *1 There is variances on the average costs by prefectures because the contents of school meal, or the number of implementation about school meal differs by prefectures. Therefore, the simple comparison is not possible.
  • *2 The junior high school includes the first-half course of secondary education school.

* MEXT 'Research for school lunch implementation status'

Okayama- Number of school truancy of national / private / public elementary / junior high school  [2015Year]

Elementary

Junior High

Prefecture

Number of school truancy per 1000 person (elementary school)

Number of school truancy per 1000 person (junior high school)

Okayama

17 Rank

4.6

38 Rank

24.9


* Based on the material provided by prefectures

OkayamaEducational costs per student [Public elementary school: 2014Year]

*National average

*Okayama average

* Comparison with the value in which nationwide average is 100

Prefecture

Educational costs per child

Educational activities costs per child

Auxillary activities costs per child

Student per capita book purchase costs

Okayama

1,033,701Yen
22 Rank

15,678Yen
41 Rank

31,630Yen
31 Rank

1,889Yen
7 Rank

National average

939,593Yen

21,914Yen

40,429Yen

1,330Yen

  • 1 Educational cost (in total): This is the sum of school educational costs. The breakdown is as follows: Living expenditure (labor cost, educational activities cost, administrative cost, auxiliary activities cost, prescribed payment cost), capital expenditure (land cost, building cost, facility cost, fixtures cost, book purchase cost) and debt redemption expenditure.
  • *2 Expenditure for school activity includes direct expenditure associated with students’ learning and formal school activities.

(1) Special activity costs

It is expenditure spent on special activities such as school activity, student council, club activity, school event(Ritual, curatorial specific events, sports day, traffic safety guidance), travel / collective accommodation specific event(excursion,school trip etc).
(E.g.) consumable goods expense, printing/binding fee, transportation cost (including travel costs of attendants such as teacher,doctor,mentor etc.), honorarium/allowance to mentor, children / students who need care/semi-care, club activity cost for children/students for special support school, school trip and extracurricular activity expenses

(2) Consumable goods costs for professor

(e.g.) school subject book (text book, supplementary book,guide book etc) categorized as consumable goods, material for professor
(crayons, chalk, blackboard wipe, athlethic supplies, drawing paper, origami, laboratory chemicals, materials, and equipment, etc), others (attendance book, card, stamp, stationery, envelopes, clip, diploma, calendar, etc)

(3) Travel costs

General travel expense and education assistants,appointed travel expense,training expense,study travel expense etc.

(4) Other educational activity costs

(E.g.) printing / binding expense, postage costs, telephone and telegraph fee, television reception fees, lease fee for copying machine, personal computer equipment etc., travel expense of children / students for the study by observation/the practical training for the subject other than special activity, health guidance, expenditure for use of school library, expenditure for club activity, expenditure of office work for entrance exam.

  • Auxiliary educational activities cost: It does not include cost due to regular school education, but includes the cost that has close relationship with the school activities.

(1) School lunch related costs

Expenditure for managing school lunch such as consumable goods for school lunch.

(2) Health related costs

Health check, health equipments categorized as consumable goods, purchase costs of medicine.

(3) Dormitory costs

(4) Commute related costs

Transportation cost (maintenance costs of school bus) for studuents commute, purchase costs of crime prevention buzzer, expenditure for school guard etc..

(5) Auxiliary project cost

Expenditure spent on the project for concouragement of entering kindergarten, school material purchase costs and material costs of commute which are spent in subsidy for assistant expenditure of protection-need children/students and subsidy for encourange expenditure of special support education entering school, medical costs, school lunch expenditure and trnsportation costs etc..
Educational assistance fee on Life Protection Act is out of scope because it is social security related expenditure.

(6) Other auxiliary activity costs

(E.g.) Expenditure of facility maintenance for Seaside school, forestside school.
Expenditure that can not divide by school type is proportional division by the number of children / students.

  • *4 Book purchase expenditure includes the costs that spent on newly purchased costs, the replacement and the supplement (the insertion, the deletion, etc for regulations, statute book) for the ones which are categorized as a book, a series of books, dictionary, CD, video soft,and so on (out of the books equipped in school library, library room, classroom library and teacher room).
    (Reference: MEXT)

'Region educational costs research' research by MEXT

Okayama - Number of Medical care staff [2014/12/31]

Internal/Dermatology / Pediatrics medicine etc.

*National average

*Okayama average

* Comparison with the value in which nationwide average is 100

Ophthalmology, Otorhinolaryngology, Dentistry etc.

*National average

*Okayama average

* Comparison with the value in which nationwide average is 100

Classification

Total number

Staff number per 1000 person

Internal medicine (general)

1694

6 Rank

0.87

Respiratory medicine

283

9 Rank

0.15

Dermatology

205

9 Rank

0.11

Allergy

137

8 Rank

0.07

Pediatrics

615

3 Rank

0.32

Ophthalmology

221

6 Rank

0.11

Otorhinolaryngology

169

4 Rank

0.09

Child surgery

18

4 Rank

0.01

Emergency

73

4 Rank

0.04

Dentistry

1499

5 Rank

0.77

Corrective orthotic dentistry

317

18 Rank

0.16

Child dentistry

618

19 Rank

0.32

  • * http://www.mhlw.go.jp/toukei/saikin/hw/ishi/14/dl/toukeihyo.pdf

Okayama - Number of Fires, Accidents and Crimes

Fires, accidents, crimes

*National average

*Okayama Average

* Comparison with the value in which nationwide average is 100

Classification

Number of occurence

Number of occurrence per 1000 persons

Number of firing of buildings

538 items

5 Rank

0.28 items

Number of traffic accidents

17161 items

6 Rank

8.8 items

Number of recognized criminal offenses

25769 items

13 Rank

13.3 items

  • Number of firing of buildings is the research data of 2008 school year
  • Number of traffic accidents is the research data of 2009 school year
  • Number of recognized criminal offenses is the research data of 2009 school year
  • 【Number of occurrence per 1000 persons】 is calculated as follows; each data divided by population as of 2010 academic year data and then multiplied by 1000.

*”Aspects shown by the statistics of municipal prefectures and cities researched by Bureau of Statistics, MIS

Okayama - Public elementary school - Status of introduction of school selection system [2012Year]

Introduction of School Selection System

Not introduced (not considered yet)

21 Municipal District

Not introduced (under consideration, or introduction decided hereafter)

0 Municipal District

Introduced (No plans for abolishing)

2 Municipal District

Introduced  (There may be/are plans for abolishing)

0 Municipal District

Abolished

0 Municipal District

Introduction patterns of the system

So called free selection system

0 Municipal District

So called block selection system

0 Municipal District

So called adjacent zone selection system

1 Municipal District

So called specially certified school system

0 Municipal District

So called specific area selection system

0 Municipal District

Others

1 Municipal District


* Research by MEXT

Okayama- information about public safety

You can check safety information of cases and suspicious persons easily on the map, avatars, icons, graph, etc.

Okayama - About enrollment / number of classes / school zone(school attendance zone) information

Elementary school / Junior high school - About flexibility of class size

Useful official information of public schools is not necessarily presented widely in our country. We think this is the reason why parents spend a lot of unnecessary time for changing address or carrying out entrance procedures for new schools. Gaccom collects official school information which you cannot obtain from reputation or word of mouth.This page is introducing elementary school and junior high school of Okayama.

About the ordering of the information of the number of elementary school / junior high school

In the search of reordering, Sorting is available by entire school of Public elementary school or number of students or class size on every grades.The number of children / students in entire school includes the number of special education class.Also, the research year of the number of childrent / student is 2016 year.

School district map of public school

In public school page, school district can be captured visually on the map. However, the school district information on the map is based on [2010 academic year] for elementary school, and [2013 academic year] for junior high school. In fact, the data is not always correct.Moreover, school districts are reviewed every year. Please make use of the information just for reference.

Elementary school / Junior high school - About textbook adoption data

We provide information of the official textbooks of 4 subjects (Math, Japanese, Science and Social Studies) for public elementary schools and 7 subjects (English, Math, Japanese, Science and Social Studies (History, Geography and Civics)) for public middle schools. School adoption data is provided.Information is based on Heisei 27 year academic year data for elementary schools and Heisei 24 year academic year data for junior high schools.

Okayama - Elementary school / Junior high school - About flixibility of class composition

Due to the policy change, class size is permitted to lower the standard (40 students per class, 35 students in grade 1).Information of class size shown for each school page is based on [Okayama year].

About area-specific information

Each page introduces the information of the school founders by municipal cities and prefectures. Rate of seismic retrofit of buildings on public school is [as of 2016/04/01], specification status of community school is [as of 2016/04/01], computerization (Number of students per an educational computer ) is [as of 2016/03/01], school lunch implementation rate is as of [2015 academic year], number of school truancy is as of [2015 academic year].

Additional Information hereafter

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About Gaccom community

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