Gyeongnam International Foreign School was established in 2003 to provide a quality education, utilizing an American curriculum for students of all nationalities from Preschool through 12th Grade. The school has grown from a handful of students in 2003 to about 90 students in 2010. Gyeongnam International Foreign School is a private, independent, international day school with a strong commitment to providing a nurturing learning environment for all students.
The school has made significant progress in terms of providing an excellent curriculum, qualified and dedicated teaching staff, and attractive facilities. GIFS is accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges.
The progressive school provides a wide range of learning activities as part of both the regular curriculum and after school activities. It is organized into three divisions: Preschool, Elementary (K to 5) and Middle/High School (6 to 12). Our learning community is richly diverse with students representing approximately 18 nationalities.The small student body guarantees a favorable student-teacher ratio and fosters a positive, caring relationship between younger and older students.