Janome Schoolmate S3023

Janome S-3023 Front ViewThe Janome Schoolmate S-3023 was built for exactly what its name implies. This machine is made specifically for classroom use but doubles as a great all-purpose machine for sewing enthusiasts working from home, too. This model provides users with 24 different stitching options, including a one-step buttonhole. A finger guard is anchored on the machine, and a threading chart can be found conveniently printed on the front of machines to guide beginners through the process. The Janome S3023 is UL approved and comes with a protective cover for safe storage.

It’s all in the name! The Janome Schoolmate S-3023 was specifically designed for students and beginners. So you don’t need to be fearful or intimidated by this machine. It has a threading chart printed on the front. And there’s also a built-in finger guard. These and other features act like training wheels as you learn and develop your skills.

 Its use, however, does not stop in the classroom. The Schoolmate S-3023 can be used in any setting by anyone, at any skill level. It has 24 built-in stitches, a one-step buttonhole and comes with 6 feet. Such features make it perfectly sufficient for any application.


Here’s what it can do:

  • 24 built-in stitches

  • 1 one-step buttonhole

  • 6.5mm maximum stitch width

  • 4 mm maximum stitch length

Other features include:

  • Free arm

  • Drop feed

  • 5-piece feed dog

  • Snap on presser feet

  • Extra high presser foot lift

  • Top loading full rotary hook bobbin

  • Lay in thread tension control

  • Reverse stitch lever

  • Push-pull bobbin winding

  • Stitch selection dial

  • Fixed finger guard

  • Threading chart

  • Aluminum alloy body


The Janome Schoolmate S-3023 comes with these accessories:

  • Hard cover

  • Needle case

  • Quilter

  • Feet: blind stitch hem; hemmer; overedge; zipper; zigzag transparent buttonhole; and automatic buttonhole

  • Extension Table