Application Process

Application Process

School Entereance2Step 1: Visit the School

Please take time to visit the school to meet with the administration, take a school tour, and determine if KFS is the right school for your family’s needs. Please contact the school and setup an appointment for a personal tour of the school, Monday through Friday between the hours of 9:00am and 4:00pm.

If a personal visit to school is not possible, you may begin with step 2.

Step 2: Complete Application Documents

Download and complete all application documents. Ensure all required supplemental application materials are provided: previous academic records, recommendations, photos, copies of passports, etc. (Some people have reported problems downloading the forms with Windows Edge Browser)
•– Checklist
•– Application for Enrollment
•– Assessment of Student Health
•– Recommendation Form
•– Student-Questionnaire
•– Medical History Form
Step 3: Submit Application to the School

Submit all application documents and required supplemental materials to the main office. They may be hand delivered, mailed, emailed to the school.

Kwangju Foreign School

Admissions Office

106 Samsoro Buk-Gu 61005

Gwangju, South Korea

Phone: 062-575-0900

Fax: 062-575-0902

E-mail :

Step 4: Schedule Student Interview and Placement Test

After receiving application materials, the school will contact parents of the applicants to schedule a student interview and placement test. In addition to the interview, applicants are required to take a series of placement tests to demonstrate English proficiency and determine student needs.

Step 5: Receive Admission Notification

After reviewing the application, conducting a student interview, and administering the placement test, parents of applicants will be notified of the admission decision. Please allow one week after the placement test has been administered for admission notification