The National Japan Bowl is a day long academic language competition for high school students studying the Japanese language. Students are tested on grammar, kanji, katakana, kotowaza, culture, current events and listening comprehension. The competition is open to students of Japanese levels II, III, and IV. Those who speak Japanese at home or have had significant exposure to the language outside of the traditional high school curriculum are ineligible. A team is made up of two or three players representing one level of competition. Schools may submit a team for any or all three levels. Only one team per school, per level is permitted.
Eastview High School, located in Apple Valley, MN, includes a 330,000 square foot facility and 200 acres of recreational facilities. It is home to over 2,000 students in grades 9-12.
6200 140th Street West
Apple Valley, MN 55124
Phone: (952) 431-8900
Fax: (952) 431-8911