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55-1 Yonhi-Dong, Seodaemun-Gu
Seoul, Republic of Korea
Seoul Foreign School, English School, Age 2 to 12 Grade, Seodaemun, Seoul
As the premier choice of the international community in Seoul, Seoul Foreign School is highly regarded, and academically rigorous. Established in 1912, Seoul Foreign School (SFS) offers a K-12 learning environment with a distinct Christian philosophy. SFS is proud to be the most experienced IB Diploma school in Korea, and the 7th oldest international school in the world. The IB Learner Profile guides the curriculum, which is based on the best practices in inquiry-based learning and teaching from around the world. SFS offers a certified and comprehensive curriculum including the IB Diploma, the International General Certificate of Secondary Education (IGCSE), and the UK’s English National Curriculum (ENC). SFS is fully accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC) and is a member of the Council of International Schools (CIS).
Seoul Foreign School has a unique and caring environment characterized by high expectations, genuine commitment, expert instruction and exceptional outcomes. This generously resourced and inspiring environment optimizes student learning and academic excellence. SFS graduates attend excellent colleges and universities of their choice, including some of the most competitive and selective schools in the world. SFS graduates are leaders in the global community, experts in their fields, and serve their communities and nations through meaningful social contributions.
Educating the Whole Child
Seoul Foreign School is also committed to the spiritual, physical, emotional and social needs of its students. Throughout the school, specialist professionals cater for the creative, and athletic domains of students. Focused on educating the whole child, the world-class facilities enable SFS to offer students with unparalleled opportunities to perform, learn and compete in various contexts. The campus includes state-of-the-art performance theatres, fine arts and music facilities, various athletics facilities including, soccer pitch, gymnasiums, swimming pool and tennis courts. SFS sports teams, music and theatre students participate in local and regional competitions including, APAC, FOBISSEA, and KAIAC. SFS also offers an extensive school wide extra-curricular program as well as a Saturday sports program.
Seoul Foreign School embraces its international diversity. With an enrolment of approximately 1500 students, representing more than 50 nationalities, it provides a truly international learning environment. SFS students are highly motivated, talented and diverse.
School Bus Service
The school owned buses bring students to school from across Seoul. Access to public transport is also conveniently nearby the campus.
School hours are 8am-3pm. Extra-curricular and co-curricular activities operate prior to, and after the normal school operating hours.
For a complete listing of public transport options from various points in Seoul, including the following subway stations: Ewha-Woman`s Univ. Stn 241., Sinchon Stn. 240, Hongik Univ. Stn. 239, Hapjeong Stn. 238-622, Gongdeok Stn. 529-626 , Yeoido Stn 526-915 and Gwangheungchang Stn. 624, visit the Seoul Foreign School website and click on 'ABOUT SFS'.
Directions for Taxi Drivers:
서울외국인학교 택시 안내도
(신촌로타리 -> 연희동 -> 외국인학교앞 -> 서대문구청) 방면으로 오시면 연희동과 구청 사이에 연희초등학교가 있고 그 곳을 100m를 지나면 서울외국인학교 입구 간판이 있습니다.
(택시를 타는 위치에 따라서 독립문 -> 홍은동쪽으로 오실수도 있습니다)
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