Korea

Education

Hyundai Foreign School

Hyundai Foreign School is located within the Hyundai Heavy Industries Foreigners' Compound. It was established by HHI in September 1982 to provide primary education for the children of their foreign clients. Places are offered to other non-Hyundai children in the international community.

The Hyundai Foreign School building is purpose-built. Facilities include a well-resourced library, kitchen, computer suite, a small gymnasium and a playground. Swimming lessons take place at the indoor pool at the nearby Hyundai Sports Centre.

The Hyundai Foreign School is staffed by fully qualified teachers with wide experience in both international schools and schools in their home countries. The school is an English medium school and based on the British system of education paired with the International Primary Curriculum. Children whose native language is not English are given specialist assistance with 'English as a second language'.

Thc Hyundai Foreign School year runs from late August to June and is divided into three terms. Fees are quoted per annum but may be paid in three instal1ments prior to the beginning of each term. The school day is divided into morning and afternoon sessions. During the lunch break children are required to leave the school premises. The morning session is from 09: 00 to -12: 00 with a 15-minute break. The afternoon session is from 13: 00 – 15: 00 or 15: 30, dependant on the children's age, also with a 15-minute break. Extra-curricular activities are offered.

The capacity of the class is limited to a maximum of 20 children per class, but this number can be variable and is mainly dependant on the number of children on roll who do not have English as their mother tongue. The Head teacher will designate the maximum numbers per class.

It is necessary to register a child before they call attend Hyundai Foreign School. Parents or companies planning to bring children to Ulsan should request up-to-date information on the availability of places, full details of entry requirements and current school fees. Admission is based on previous school records and a personal interview where possible.

School Profile:
National, IB, UK curricula.
65 students, 3-11 yrs

Address:
260 Seobu-dong, Dong-gu, Ulsan, South Korea Tel: (+82) 522 50 2851/2 Fax: (+82) 522 32 3220

hyundaiforeignschool@yahoo.com

www.hyundai-foreign-school.org