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8-6 Dasan-ro 8-gil (366-591 Shindang-dong)
Namsan International Kindergarten, Jung-gu, Seoul
Namsan International Kindergarten, operated by Seoul Foreign School, is an IB PYP Candidate School which is centrally located in the Namsan area (minutes from the Grand Hyatt and Banyan Tree). With a targeted focus on internationally-minded early childhood education, Namsan International Kindergarten is a purpose-built, stimulating learning environment for children of 2 to 5 years. Within the context of an eco-friendly outdoor play area which includes a wading pool, a garden, and an indoor multi-purpose gymnasium, children can thrive in an environment that is specifically designed for them. Namsan International Kindergarten espouses Seoul Foreign School’s time-honored tradition of whole child education which encompasses academic excellence and cultural diversity, guided by the world-renowned International Baccalaureate’s Primary Years Programme.
Aiming to meet the social, intellectual, emotional, physical, and cultural needs of the international child, Namsan International Kindergarten is guided by IB’s Primary Years
Programme. The curriculum is inspired by the widely held view that learning, even at the very beginning stage, must be engaging, relevant, challenging, significant as well as developmentally appropriate and individually responsive. Namsan International Kindergarten strives to be a school that regardless of location, size, or constitution, strives towards developing internationally-minded young people who care deeply about the world around them.
What Sets Us Apart
As an early childhood learning center with the unmistakable philosophy and ethos of Seoul Foreign School, and we are inspired and energized by the potential of our young students. Please contact us and find out for yourself why Namsan International Kindergarten is a one-of-a-kind early childhood learning center with wonderful facilities, programs, and resources, all founded upon Seoul Foreign School’s long-standing reputation for excellence.
- International Baccalaureate’s Primary Years Programme Candidate School
- Charming, European-style, 3-story wooden school building complemented by an eco-friendly outdoor play area that includes a lush green garden, playground, wading pool, and indoor multi-purpose area
- Personalized classes with a low student-teacher ratio
- Hot lunch program available
- Smooth student transfer/transition to Seoul Foreign School
- Tuition varying according to program requirements
- Door-to-door school bus services available within a 30-minute radius
School Bus Service
A fleet of minivans will bring students to and from school across Seoul. Access to public transport is also conveniently located seconds away from the campus.
Toddler Classes (2 year olds) – 9:00AM to 1:00PM (with a full-day option)
Pre-Kindergarten (3 & 4 year olds) – 9:00AM to 3:00PM
Kindergarten (5 year olds) – 9:00AM to 3:00PM
By car: From Itaewon travel towards the Yaksu Intersection passing the Namsan Town Apartments. Proceed down the hill towards the Yaksu Intersection passing the Fire Station and Woori Bank on your right.The school is situated a few metres along the small road between the Fire Station and Woori Bank.
By subway: Take the Brown Line Number 6 or the Orange Line Number 3 to Yaksu Station.
Leave the station via Exit 7, which is next to the Woori Bank. Turn left into the road after the Woori Bank and walk 10 metres to a small road up to the right, which leads to the school.
For Taxi Drivers:
약수역 7번 출구 소방서, 우리은행 앞 (버티고개역에서 약수역 교차로 지나기 전, 송도병원 지나 첫번째 횡단보도 우측)
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