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Korea Foreign School serves the educational needs of the international community and Korean families (who is able to access an international school in Korea) in Seoul and the nearby Seoul metropolitan area.
Korea Foreign School is committed to the principle of equal opportunity in education and employment. At KFS, administration, faculty, and staff do not discriminate against individuals on the basis of race, color, religion, disability, age, or national or ethnic origin.
Korea Foreign School is founded on September 2, 2007. KFS is established and operated under the Seoul Metropolitan Office of Education (SMOE). Korea Foreign School is the non-profit private day-school. Korea Foreign School provides a safe, clean, environment that cultivates learning for each and every student.
Accredited by the Seoul Metropolitan Office of Education (SMOE), Council of International Schools (CIS) and the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC), Korea Foreign School is an affiliated member of the East Asia Regional Council for Overseas Schools (EARCOS), the Korea Council of Overseas Schools (KORCOS) and Northwest Evaluation Association (NWEA) Measures of Academic Progress (MAP). Korea Foreign School is a candidate school for the International Baccalaureate (IB) Primary Years Programme (PYP)* and Middle Years Programme (MYP)*. PYP stands for Primary Years Programme. KFS is pursuing authorization as an IB PYP and MYP World School. PYP and MYP are fully inclusive programmes where all students participate in the IB curricula.
*Only schools authorized by the International Baccalaureate can offer any of its academic programmes: the Primary Years Programme (PYP), the Middle Years Programme (MYP), the Diploma Programme or the IB Career-related Certificate (IBCC). Candidate status gives no guarantee that authorization will be granted.