​Soroban - a unique method to instantly perform complex calculations in the head
*We are currently taking bookings for Summer term (School clubs, Online lessons, and Face to face lessons.)
*For the Summer term online lessons and face to face lessons, please find the details below under 'Open Clubs'. 

<New - Summer term 2022>

If your child is interested in the lessons, please go to their website, or contact


Year 2 and over

      Saturday after school 

​Clubs at St John the Baptist Church of England Junior School


<New - Summer term 2022>

The lessons will run for 10 weeks. (From Wed 27 April and Wed 13th July except for the half term : Wed 1st June, And Wed 22nd June) 

Year 3-6 : 

       Wednesday Lunch Time


If you child is interested in online lessons, please contact

Clubs at Stanley Primary School 

<New - Summer term 2022>

The lessons will run for 10 weeks. 

(From the w/c Mon 25th April and the w/c Mon 11th July except for the Bank holiday : 2nd May and Half term : Mon 30th May) 

Year 1&2 : 

       Monday Lunch Time


Year 3-6 :

       Monday Lunch Time


If you would like to be on the waiting list, please contact:

Please provide us with the below details for your child. 

 - Full Name

 - Year group

 - Name of the class 

Open Clubs

About the Spring term lessons, please contact to book your slot.

<Online lessons>

There are some spaces available.

 - Monday       

 - Tuesday       

 - Wednesday : No lessons

 - Thursday     

 - Friday         

<Face to face lessons>

Please contact for the details.


We run clubs at our Teddington location - TW11 8UJ - on a Monday, Thursday and Friday.

In walking distance of:

  • Stanley Primary

  • St Mary's & St Peter's Primary

  • St James's Catholic Primary

Class details

Class sizes are small, typically between six to ten children per class depending on age and level, so each child can progress at a rate individual to them.

Learning aims:

  • Quick and confident mental calculation of addition, subtraction, multiplication, division

  • Understand and visualise the processes of calculation

  • Build concentration

  • Take away the fear of maths

Children who can read and write numbers from 1-10 are ready to learn soroban.

*We do not offer lessons for adult at the moment.

​Open club prices

Please contact : for the details.


Free trial lesson - contact us for details

Exam Information

Wakamatsu Soroban Club students are all able to take internationally recognised exams in order to achieve a Soroban grading that shows their level of ability.  The International Soroban Exams are organized by the ISDF(国際珠算普及基金) and supported by 'The League of Japan Abacus Associations (日本珠算連盟)'.  
The exams are held on the 4th Sunday of January, April, July and October every year.

<2022 - Schedule of the International Soroban Exams>
- Sun 23rd January
- Sun 24th April
- Sun 24th July
- Sun 23rd October