Hiroshima International School was founded in 1962. For over fifty years it has provided a first class English-language education to both expatriate and Japanese students in the Hiroshima area. In recent years it has added Secondary Grades and now caters for children from three to eighteen.

A brief history of the first 50 years of HIS can be read here

In 2012, the 50th anniversary of the school, a movie of life at HIS during the 1960s was re-discovered and converted to a digital format. Here it has been split into three parts for easier streaming. There is no sound track.