Seoul of a Leader (SOAL) is an educator-led leadership conference that aims to provide professional development and professional networking opportunities for current and aspiring education leaders. The theme of this year’s conference was Just Us: Leading Together for Justice and focused on Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, and Justice in education institutions and in society at large.
Learn more about Seoul Foreign School.
On average, 50% of our students are US citizens, with the remaining 50% representing nearly 50 nations.
Our students attend classes on our 25 acre hilltop campus, spread across our four sections: the British School, Elementary School, Middle School and High School.
In the 2021-2022 school year, SFS celebrates 40 years of offering the International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme, making our High School the most experienced IB school in Korea. Providing a rich learning environment, our highly educated, innovative and caring faculty are recruited from around the globe and deliver exceptional teaching with outstanding results.
Seoul Foreign School celebrates 110 years of history in the 2021-2022 school year.
The average IBDP score worldwide is 29.9, while the SFS student average for 2019-2020 is 35. Of 109 diploma candidates that year, 97% passed as compared to the global pass rate of 79.1%.
The British School opened for classes on August 25, 1981 and has grown from 17 students and 2 teachers to a caring learning community of over 240. To celebrate the occasion, the School hosted an assembly, reflected on historical highlights, and received a celebratory message from the British Ambassador to the Republic of Korea.
Dr. Nancy Le Nezet joins us this year as High School Principal.
For their "Animal Rescuers" unit, the British School Foundation class incubated, hatched, and looked after a dozen baby chicks.
Grade 2 students watched live as the NASA rover Perseverance landed on Mars. This experience was only made more exciting and educational when students interviewed a NASA scientist!