Children are not required by law to attend high school. National, public
and private high schools are available for children who have graduated
from junior high school or have completed 9 years of formal education
in another country. Courses include ordinary, commercial and industrial
Children desiring to enroll in a public high school (municipal, prefectural)
should enquire at the junior high school they are currently attending.
Those who desire to attend a private high school should directly contact
the school of their choice for information.