Kindergarten is a kind of educational institution for 3 to 5 year old children, where the children normally attend for 4 hours a day. There are both public and private kindergartens, and some kindergartens pick up and drop off children by bus.
Nursery schools are facilities that look after children from 0 years of age to before they become elementary school age, whose families cannot take care of them during the day due to work, illness, etc. The cost of this service depends on the family’s income. The following are required when applying to a nursery school.