Branksome Hall Asia is the overseas sister campus of Branksome Hall, Canada’s most renowned girls’ independent schools. With over 100 years of tradition, it is consistently ranked as one of the world’s best boarding schools. Boston Consulting identified Branksome Hall among the 8 top boarding schools in the world.
Branksome Hall Canada is known for a holistic education, which enhances the emotional and physical health of girls with academic rigor. BranksomeHall Asia enriches and develops girls in a completed learning community. Branksome Hall Asia endeavors to encourage girls to be global leaders in the world community by providing students with rigorous academic and co-curricular program. Students are challenged through various experiences and opportunities. Branksome Hall Asia presents students’ possibilities and makes an effort to grow their potential by encouraging strong characteristic traits. The superior education environment of Branksome Hall Asia provides students with learning opportunities that encourage girls to respect one another.
Consisting of 95,000㎡ in land area, the students will live and learn in state-of-the-art facilities that include STEM V center, wellness center, Olympic Aquatic Center, as well as the residence that accommodates about 450 students. Branksome Hall Asia will offer the same curriculum as Branksome Hall providing an International Baccalaureate Program and an opportunity for all students to live and learn at Branksome Hall in Toronto through an exchange program. The school is co-ed from Junior Kindergarten Prep through Grade 5 and girls only from Grade 6-12.
Address: 234 Global edu-ro, Daejeong-eup, Seogwipo-si, Jeju-do, Korea 63644. Seoul Admissions Office: 37F ASEM Tower, Yeongdongdae-ro 517, Gangnam-gu, Seoul, Korea 06164.
Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org, +82.64.902.5000, +82.64.902.5026, +82.64.902.5481 (fax)
Seoul Admissions Office: +82.2.6001.3840~2, +82.2.6001.3860 (fax)
Founding date: October 15, 2012
School type: International school. Co-ed from Junior Kindergarten Prep through Grade 5 and girls only from Grade 6 to 12
School hours: 8.15am-3pm (JK Prep-SK, co-curricular included), 8:15am-4pm (Grade 1-5), 8.15am-5.30pm (Grade 6-12)
Ministry of Education accredited? Yes
Curriculum description: IB Primary Year Program, IB Middle Year Program, IB Diploma Program
Age range: 3-18
Grades offered: Junior Kindergarten Prep-Grade 12
Number of students: 885
Foreign passport holder accepted? Yes
Local Chinese students accepted? Yes
Nationality of students: Korea, China, US, UK, Australia, Canada, Japan, Russia, Brazil, India, New Zealand
Class size (average): 19
Teacher-student ratio: 1:7
Tuition and other fees:
(2017-2018 academic year)
• PYP：JK Prep-Grade 5：Korean Won (KRW) 17,575,000 plus USD 11,430
• MYP：Grade 6-10：KRW 19,786,000 plus USD 12,700
• DP Grade 11：KRW 20,259,000 plus USD 13,970
• DP Grade 12：KRW 21,519,000 plus USD 13,970
Primary teaching language(s): English
Other elective language(s): Korean and Chinese
After-school activities: Creativity: Branksome TV Academy, String Academy, Brass Academy, Symphony Orchestra Academy, Photography Club, Painting, Dancing, Vocal Academy, Film Making, Drama, Stage Band, Creative Coding, Bliss School Magazine, News Reporting. Action: Equestrian, Football, Basketball, Volleyball, Tennis, Swimming, Golf, Badminton, Floor Hockey, Archery, Yoga, Taekwondo, Muay Thai, Cross Country Run. Service: Empty Bowls, Peer Support, Peer Mentoring, Roots and Shoots (Environmental Awareness), Local Community Initiatives, Red Cross Youth, International Service Trips. Enrichment: Model United Nations, TEDx Branksome, Learning French/Korean/Chinese/Japanese Clubs, Digital life council, School Year Book Academy, Writer’s Club, Morning Calm Reading Club, G9 Canada Exchange, G10 Personal Project.
Scholarships offered? Entrance merit scholarships and financial aid
Extra help offered? Yes
Total area (in sqm): 95,000
Facilities: STEM-V center, wellness and sports center, performing arts center, Olympic Aquatic center, ice rink
Lunch: International food, Korean food, grill, spaghetti, pizza, salads, Drinks.
Boarding program? Offered to Grade 6-12 students
Nurse/doctor available? Full-time nurses