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Abacus Masters ’17

2017-02-10T04:42:08-07:00

The annual competition - Abacus Masters - will be held in February 2017. This is a mandatory event for all JAMS students, and students from other states will also be participating. We'll be at the same venue as last year and more details will be coming to you over weeks leading up to the event.

Abacus Masters ’172017-02-10T04:42:08-07:00

New Classroom Space

2016-10-20T16:38:50-07:00

We’re very excited to be growing and that our landlord has provided us with the extra space to accommodate additional students. Recently we opened the wall in our classroom to add more than 300 square feet, six tables and an additional 18 seats, as well as 8 new computers. As mentioned, it’s exciting to have

New Classroom Space2016-10-20T16:38:50-07:00

No Bugs Allowed!

2016-10-20T16:36:19-07:00

As we head into cold and flu season, please be mindful of your child(ren)’s health, and that of their classmates. If your child is sick, please keep them home until their illness passes. It’s very important that we all take necessary steps to keep all of our children/students healthy and ready to learn. Thank you

No Bugs Allowed!2016-10-20T16:36:19-07:00

Booster Weeks

2016-10-20T16:32:33-07:00

During weeks 3 and 4 this term we offered Booster Weeks for Intermediate level students. During these weeks, intermediate students had the opportunity to participate in the Advanced class. We tested this concept and it was very successful. The Advanced students became mentors for the Intermediate students, helping them with work as well as modeling

Booster Weeks2016-10-20T16:32:33-07:00

Winter Camp Math Challenge

2016-10-20T16:30:03-07:00

JAMS will be holding a Winter Camp from December 13-16 of 2016. This camp will focus on the practical application of abacus math skills for everyday and school use. Students will receive a math workbook corresponding to their Abacus / Anzan level. Tuition: $195 (includes a math workbook) Beginner: Tuesday – Friday: 3:30 – 4:30

Winter Camp Math Challenge2016-10-20T16:30:03-07:00

Abacus & Anzan Exams

2016-10-20T03:57:37-07:00

Starting with the Fall term of 2016, JAMS students will be taking the League for Soroban Education in America Examinations. This will replace our in-house exam and will be given to Advanced, Pre-Advanced and Intermediate students. The exam will be administered from November 29 through December 2, 2016. We’ve made this decision because it offers

Abacus & Anzan Exams2016-10-20T03:57:37-07:00

New Fall Term at JAMS

2016-09-13T18:30:16-07:00

New Term and New People - We hope everyone enjoyed their summer break!  With the new school year started, we're beginning a new Fall Term at JAMS.  We're looking forward to an exciting new term with our new and returning students and new teachers!  Recently, our new teachers Tim Sensei and Setsuko Sensei joined JAMS

New Fall Term at JAMS2016-09-13T18:30:16-07:00

Winter Abacus Camp 2016

2016-08-24T04:00:18-07:00

JAMS will be holding a Winter Abacus Camp from December 13-16 of 2016. This camp will focus on the practical application of abacus math skills for everyday and school use. Students will receive a math workbook corresponding to their Abacus / Anzan level. Tuition: $195 (includes a math workbook) Beginner: Tuesday – Friday: 3:30 –

Winter Abacus Camp 20162016-08-24T04:00:18-07:00

Fall Term Calendar Notes

2016-08-24T03:55:59-07:00

New! Prep class for all the new students: 9/12 Monday, 5:00 – 6:00 New! Intermediate (multiplication/division) boosting weeks: Week 3 and 4 8/26 Fall Term Registration Ends & Tuition Due 9/13 Fall Term Starts 10/18 Winter Term & Camp Registration Begins 11/15 – 11/19 Final Week of Regular Scheduled Classes 11/18 Winter Camp Registration Ends

Fall Term Calendar Notes2016-08-24T03:55:59-07:00
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