Home2024-05-16T07:08:55+09:00

Embracing Diversity, Striving for Excellence

Connect with us to get started.

+82-51-747-7199

Need help? Call Us

+82-51-747-7199

Embracing Diversity, Striving for Excellence

Got questions? Call Us

+82-51-747-7199

Welcome to Busan Foreign School (BFS)

Welcome to Busan Foreign School – a small school with a big heart. Our close-knit community with dedicated teachers and supportive parents provides an ideal environment for all students to develop their social, emotional, and academic skills and grow in the SHARK values: Socially Conscious, Hardworking, Active Communicator, Respectful, and Keep Learning. 

Our SHARK Values

  • Develop empathy and awareness for being inclusive of different opinions and experiences
  • Gain an understanding and appreciation of various cultures
  • Demonstrate an ability to work well in individual and group settings
  • Demonstrate ethical social and academic behaviors
  • Formulate and pursue goals as lifelong learners
  • Value every life situation as a learning experience and embrace failure as a learning opportunity
  • Practice healthy personal, lifelong behaviors
  • Develop persistence and diligence to achieve quality work with integrity
  • Communicate clearly and authentically in English
  • Develop confidence to actively communicate and share ideas
  • Listen and respond constructively when collaborating with others
  • Recognize unfairness and injustice and advocate for self and others
  • Engage and inspire positivity in peers
  • Become responsible citizens with an understanding of respect and diversity
  • Care for the safety and welfare of self and others
  • Develop awareness and recognize a responsibility to stand up to exclusion, prejudice, bias, and injustice.
  • Exhibit self-motivation and self-discipline and accept individual and group responsibility.
  • Make an effort for individual progress
  • Be adaptable and apply one’s experiences
  • Develop creatively, artistically, and athletically
  • Develop critical thinking skills and the ability to logically reason
  • Analyze, synthesize, and evaluate information and apply learning to a variety of different contexts
  • Develop and apply problem-solving strategies to real-life situations
  • Be innovative by developing creative solutions
  • BFS Sharks apply knowledge and demonstrate understanding

99.8%

ATTEND POST-SECONDARY EDUCATION

20+

NATIONALITIES

7:1

STUDENT-TO-TEACHER RATIO

97%

STUDENTS SCORED 3 OR HIGHER ON AP EXAMS

BFS Graduates

Why BFS

Stay Connected

Today in our elementary Korean language class, students engaged in an activity to create lotus lanterns in honor of Buddha's Birthday, embodying Buddha's principles of loving-kindness, illuminating the hearts of all beings with compassion and understanding.🪷🙏

#bfs #busanforeignschool #busancommunity #bfssharks #internationalschool #sociallyconscious #hardworking #activecommunicator #respectful #keeplearning  #부산외국인학교 #부산국제학교

Today in our elementary Korean language class, students engaged in an activity to create lotus lanterns in honor of Buddha`s Birthday, embodying Buddha`s principles of loving-kindness, illuminating the hearts of all beings with compassion and understanding.🪷🙏

#bfs #busanforeignschool #busancommunity #bfssharks #internationalschool #sociallyconscious #hardworking #activecommunicator #respectful #keeplearning #부산외국인학교 #부산국제학교
...

46 0
Go to Top