We are conveniently located in the City of East Orange with close proximity to West Orange, Orange, Bloomfield, Montclair, Glen Ridge, Newark, Belleville, Irvington, Cedar Grove, Verona, the Caldwells, South Orange, Roseland, Kearny, Jersey City, Livingston and Clifton. The area is serviced by New Jersey Transit.
We continue a long tradition of martial arts excellence established by Master Ricardo Johns (DSKA), a student of Master Vincent Cruz (ISKA). Authenticity of practice and high standards are maintained through affiliation with legitimate organizations such as DSKA, USA-NKF, JKA, AAU, ISKA and JKSF.
We welcome all children, teens and adult students.
Some advantages to Shotokan Karate Center are:
Along with the customary martial arts curriculum, our students acquire valuable tools to deal with self-esteem, conflict resolution and negative peer pressure. The value of courtesy, honesty and perseverance are stressed in our sessions. By maintaining close communication with parents, academic progress in performance and school conduct are monitored and students learn to accept responsibility.