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Grade 5 "Bring Your Own Device" Information Session - March 18th

17 Mar

We invite current Grade 4 parents to attend an information session in the ES Hall on Wednesday, March 18 from 2:40-3:30, where we will go more in-depth into the Grade 5 optional "Bring Your Own Device" pilot program, receive input, and answer questions.

ES Movie and Pajamas Afternoon - March 18th

17 Mar

The ES Student Council is hosting a Movie and Pajamas Afternoon in the ES Hall on Wednesday, March 18th to raise money for the Aikwangwon School for Mentally and Physically disabled, in Geoje. more >>

Monthly Parent-Admin Coffee Morning - March 10th

9 Mar

Please join Coffee Morning on March 10th (9:00 - 10:00 AM) at ES Hall (B5.5). more >>

International Day - April 11th

5 Mar

Please join the BIFS community on Saturday, April 11th from 10am - 2pm for International Day 2015. Come see our school in action as we celebrate our diversity! more >>

ELC Coffee Morning - March 6th

3 Mar

On March 6, Friday, the ELC coffee morning meeting will be used to conduct discussions on “Helping your child with school work at home”. It will be held from 8:40 to 9:30 am at the ELC office (B2.8) more >>

BIFS Art Week - March 2nd to 6th

27 Feb

We would like to invite Parents and the BIFS community to join us for a viewing of a whole school Art exhibition in the Gym on Monday 2nd March from 2:30 until 4:30. more >>

ABRSM Music Theory Exam - March 7th

23 Feb

The exam will be held at BIFS on Saturday March 7th, 2015 at 2:00 PM.

Grade 5 PYP Exhibition Information Session - February 10th

9 Feb

The Grade 5 Exhibition unit will start on Monday the 23rd of February, and we would like to invite Grade 5 families to attend the first information session. more >>

BIFS Parent Coffee Morning - February 10th

6 Feb

Please join our PYP, MYP, DP Coordinator/ Curriculum Director as they talk about what research looks like at different developmental stages. more >>

Spring Open House - February 26th

5 Feb

BIFS invites the Busan international community to come experience BIFS first hand at our Spring Open House. more >>

ELC Open House - February 6th

3 Feb

We are holding our second Open House in ELC. Parents will have opportunities to participate in the teaching and learning for a better understanding of our program. more >>

IBDP Course Selection Night - February 4th

2 Feb

IBDP Course Selection Night for Grade 10 students who will be entering Grade 11 at BIFS next year will be held in the MHS Hall in C Building. more >>

New Parent Coffee Morning - January 20th

15 Jan

New Parent Coffee Morning is at the school cafeteria (C2.9) on January 20th, Tuesday, from 9 to 10 AM. more >>

ELC Coffee Morning - January 16th

13 Jan

ELC Coffee Morning is on January 16th, Friday at 8.40 AM (B1.5). more >>

Happy New Year and Welcome Back!

12 Jan

Welcome to 2015! As we resume school, we look forward to the exciting things that each of our students will discover and accomplish as they continue to thrive in the New Year ahead! more >>

URGENT: Ulsan students excused today

8 Dec

Please note that due to the unexpected heavy snow in the Ulsan area, students in Ulsan have been excused from school today. Teachers will work with them to make up any missing lessons and material once they return to school. We will keep you posted regarding potential weather closures, so please watch our website and texts from the school

Art Exhibit

13 Nov

Art exhibit with Millak Elementary School and the Japanese School will be at BIFS from the 25th of November to the 2nd of December. Please come and support our young artists! more >>

Young Musicians Concert

13 Nov

Young Musicians in Concert for Middle and High school students will be held this Friday the 14th in C5.1. The concert will start at 4:30 pm. Open invitation.

ABRSM Theory Exam

30 Oct

ABRSM Theory Exam will be held here at school on Saturday November 1st at 2:00 pm in C5.1. Please arrive no later than 1:45 pm.

URGENT: Electives today cancelled

13 Oct

Due to bad weather conditions, all after-school electives have been cancelled today.

BIFS Open House

1 Oct

BIFS invites the Busan international community to come experience BIFS first hand at our first Open House of the year. Our Open House will be on Tuesday, October 28 from 9:30am to 11:30am. more >>

ABRSM Practical Exams @ BIFS

25 Sept

ABRSM practical exams will be held at BIFS on Tuesday October 21st in C5.5.

Urgent: Geoje and Ulsan Students left at 15:30

25 August

Due to storm conditions, Geoje and Ulsan students have left the school at 15:30 and will not be doing their electives today. Weather conditions may result in their journeys home being longer than normal.

BIFS Newsletter 38 published

15 August

Read it here in English
한국어 버전 뉴스레터

School Remains Open on the Korean National Liberation Day

15 August

While we celebrate the Korean National Liberation Day (August 15th) with our wider Korean community, please note, we will still be operating school "as usual" on this day. more >>

HoS Entry Plan Published

10 August

BIFS' new Head of School, Kevin Baker, has published his Entry Plan in the Parents' Area. Please log in to read more. more >>

Opening Day Schedule

10 August

Welcome back! Opening day will consist of a Parent Welcome Coffee meeting, Whole School Assembly, and an Ice Cream Social... more >>

BIFS Goes to BeFM Choir Contest Finals

14 May

The BIFS Elementary Honors Choir has successfully made the final round of the BeFM Multicultural Children's Choir Contest. more >>

School Joins Sewol Mourning

1 May

On Tuesday 29th April, Busan International International Foreign School held a yellow ribbon tying event in remembrance of those who lost their lives in the Sewol tragedy. more >>


29 Apr

The Music Department wishes to congratulate Elena, Korina, Joshua and Idar on their very successful ABRSM theory exam results.

Int'l T&F Carnival

28 Apr

The carnival is going ahead on Thursday, 1 May, as planned.

Successful TEDxYouth@BIFS

21 Apr

Head of School Stephen Palmer congratulated those involved in the successful TEDxYouth@BIFS event which was held over the weekend. more >>

BIFS Elementary Principal Appointment Announcement

4 Apr

We are pleased to announce the appointment of Ms. Anne Sweet to the position of Elementary Principal for Busan International Foreign School. more >>

Model UN Inspiring Change concert 20th March

19 Mar

The Model United Nations are back! This time, together with the Performing Arts Club, the MUN is organizing the Inspiring Change concert for charity. more >>

Visual Arts Grade 12 Exhibition to be held 18th March

16 Mar

Busan International Foreign School would like to invite parents, friends and supporters to attend the IBDP Visual Art Exhibition on Tuesday 18th March. more >>

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