Admission for Children of Foreign Nationality
  • Children of foreign nationality face restrictions against attending Korean schools and most parents prefer private foreign schools for instructions in their native language. There are several of these foreign schools in Seoul.
  • Approved foreign schools located in Gangnam-gu (International schools)
Approved foreign schools located in Gangnam-gu (International schools)
Name Address Telephone Number Website Courses Offered Languages
Japanese School 153 Gaepo-dong, Gangnam-gu, Seoul 02-574-0348 Preschool(Age 4), Elementary School (From age 6), Middle School (Age 12~15) Japanese,Korean
Korea International School (KIS) 155 Gaepo-dong, Gangnam-gu, Seoul 02-561-0509 Kindergarten ~ High School English, Korean
Seoul Academy 988-5 Daechi-dong, Gangnam-gu, Seoul 02-562-0451 Preschool(Age 4), Middle School (Grade 8), High School English, Korean  
Dulwich College Seoul 6 Sinbanpo-ro 15-Gil Seocho-gu Seoul 02-3015-8500 Toddler (Age 2) to IGCSE (Age 16); seeking to offer IBDP (ages 17-18) from the 2015-16 English (Mandarin; French; Spanish; Korean offered as additional languages)
  • Approved International(Foreign) Schools located in Seoul
International(Foreign) Schools
Name Address Telephone Number Website Courses Offered Languages
Centennial Christian School Yongsan-dong, Yongsan-gu, Seoul 02-772-9275 Preschool(Age 4) ~ High School English, Korean
Chinese Middle School 89-1 Yeonhui-dong, Seodaemoon-gu, Seoul 02-324-0664 - Preschool(Age 4) ~ High School Chinese,Korean
Chinese Primary School 15 Chungmu-ro 1-ga, Jung-gu, Seoul 02-776-3893 - Kindergarten ~ Grade 6 Chinese,Korean
Deutsche Schule Seoul 4-13 Hannam-dong, Yongsan-gu, Seoul 02-792-0797 Kindergarten ~ Grade 10 (Must attend German school and proficient in German) German,Korean
Franciscan School 707 Hannam-dong, Yongsan-gu, Seoul 02-798-2195 - Kindergarten(Age 2 ½) English, Korean
Global Christian School 4-22 Hannam-dong, Yongsan-gu, Seoul 02-773-1993 -  Kindergarten (Age 4 and more) ~ Grade 5 English, Korean
Lycee Francais de Seoul 98-3 Banpo-dong, Seocho-gu, Seoul 02-535-1158 Kindergarten~ High School(Must attend French school and proficient in French) French,Korean
Early Childhood Learning Center 6-4 Itaewon 2-dong, Yongsan-gu, Seoul 02-795-8418 30 months old~ Age 6 English, Korean
Seoul American Elementary School Yongsan Army Base, Yongsan-gu, Seoul 02-7916-4613 - Grade 1 ~ Grade 6 English
Seoul American Middle School Yongsan Army Base, Yongsan-gu, Seoul 02-7916-7364 - Grade 1 ~ Grade 6 English
Seoul American High School Yongsan Army Base, Yongsan-gu, Seoul 02-7918-8822 - Grade 7 ~ Grade 12 English
Seoul Foreign School(SFS) 55 Yeonhui-dong, Seodaemoon-gu, Seoul/td> 02-330-3100 Elementary ~ High School English
Seoul International School(SIS) Songpa P.P. Box Songpa-gu, Seoul(Near Olympic Park) 02-2233-4551 Elementary ~ High School English, Korean
Hansung Chinese Secondary School Yeonhui-dong, Seodaemoon-gu, Seoul 02-324-0664 - Middle and High School Chinese,Korean
Yeongdeungpo Chinese School Moonrae-dong, Yeongdeungpo-gu, Seoul 02-2678-5939 - Elementary School Chinese,Korean
Korea Kent Foreign School Guui-dong, Gwangjin-gu, Seoul 02-2201-7091 Kindergarten ~ Middle School English, Korean
Hanxiao Chinese School Myeong-dong, Jung-gu, Seoul 02-776-3728 Elementary School Chinese,Korean
Yongsan International School Hannam-dong, Yongsan-gu, Seoul 02-797-5104 - Kindergarten~ High School English, Korean
Mongol School of Seoul Gwangjang-dong, Gwangjin-gu, Seoul 02-3437-7078 Elementary(Grade 1~6), Middle School(Grade 6~9), High School(Grade10~12) Mongolian
Rainbow International School Yangjae 1-dong, Seocho-gu, Seoul 02-571-2917 Elementary School~Middle School(Grade 1~8) English
Asian Pacific International School Wolgae 2-dong, Nowon-gu, seoul 02-907-2747 Pre-school, Elementary ~ High School English, Korean
Xavier International School 151 Gugi-dong, Jonro-gu, Seoul 02-396-7688 Elementary ~ High School French,Korean