Debate/Speech Updates

Congrats to the Debate and Speech Team! - Our middle school team was well prepared and almost made it to the final. In fact, if they had won their last match, they would have been in the final. The final score…
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Science Fair Success!

STEM at GIFS - Yesterday, GIFS students in both Elementary and Secondary schools participated in this year's SKAC Science Fairs. The Elementary Engineering Fair was held at GIFS, and students worked together to examine and discover each other's projects. They…
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2016 Annual Fall Festival

Amazing Fall Festival! - We know how to have a good time, even if it is raining outside. We played games, won prizes, had a raffle and a cookout, ate a ton of delicious food, enjoyed 3 different performances, and…
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Spirit Week at GIFS!

Show your PRIDE! -- GIFS Tigers are celebrating Spirit Week in the run-up to the annual Fall Festival. We dressed up all sleepy on Monday in our pajamas, then on Tuesday, everyone had a doppelganger! Today is Wednesday, and the…
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Graduation and Recognition 2016

        Tomorrow is a big day at Gyeongnam International Foreign School. Our 12th graders are growing up and moving on, and many students will be changing from elementary school and middle school, transitioning into the next level…
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Final House Games Results

And the winner is..... GUMIHO! The final House Games of the 2015-2016 school year were a blast all day yesterday. Starting with a scavenger hunt in the park, followed by ultimate frisbee, and a BBQ, and finally, LIP SYNC BATTLE…
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Winter Festival 2015

Wonderful Winter Festival - GIFS hosted the Annual Winter Festival on December 4th, 2015. This year, with the help of PTO and Student Council, we had our first ever Cake Walk, which was a huge success! All money raised in…
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Fantastic Halloween Party!

Fantastic Halloween Party!

On October 30th, the GIFS PTO put together an amazing Halloween party for GIFS students and families. There was a costume parade with prizes for the most creative in several categories. The school also was able to enjoy a yummy…
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After-School Activities

Sign-Up For After-School Activities! - It is time to choose what after-school activity or club you'd like to join, outside of athletics. Make sure GIFS Tiger students take a look at the schedule, have Mom or Dad sign the permission…
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Student Congratulations!

One of our tenth graders, Celine Yang, a talented violinist, will be performing with the Jinju Youth Orchestra this Saturday at 7:30pm at the Gyeongnam Culture and Art Center in Jinju. Fantastic! Please lend her your support by attending the…
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Spirit Week!

Amazing Spirit Week! - GIFS Tigers rocked the world this week with amazing displays of PJs, athletic gear, wackiness, and full-blown feline madness! Students (and teachers) who really went for it were rewarded by their House Captains or other staff…
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House Games!

First House Games of the Year! - On Friday, August 28th, all GIFS students met in their houses for the very first time. The four houses are Gumiho, Haetae, BongHwang, and DokKaebi (Korean Mythical Characters). Houses are composed of students…
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Alert! School Cancelled on 8/25/15!

School Cancellation - Due to the approach of Typhoon Goni, GIFS is cancelled on Tuesday, August 25th. The driving conditions in high winds are considered too risky.  School will resume on Wednesday unless weather conditions do not allow it. Please…
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Service at GIFS

Nepal Relief - GIFS Tigers raised 564,000 to support the people of Nepal. The funds will be sent to the Lincoln School of Kathmandu who will distribute it as needed to support the people of Nepal. Thanks to all the…
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SKAC Sports at GIFS

What a busy week for sports at GIFS! On Tuesday, March 17th, our Elementary Boys and Girls Basketball Teams competed at the SKAC tournament at BIFS.  Thanks to all the athletes, parents, coaches, and high school student volunteers who made it possible!…
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GIFS Performance at Masan University

Last December, the GIFS rock bands, led by Catherine Lee, performed at Masan University's Rainbow Concert celebrating international music education programs in Korea.  Be sure to check out this write up of the event from the university.  Apologies to those…
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SKAC Volleyball Tournament

Another SKAC event, another strong showing from the GIFS Tigers.  This time it was the inaugural Middle School Volleyball Tournament which saw 5 teams participate in a Round Robin format.  The emphasis was on building skills and rivalries and both were…
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House Games on February 11th

GIFS will organize HOUSE GAMES on Wednesday (February 11th)  between 2:00PM - 4:00PM. All students will go home at 4:10PM for the house games. Students may bring a House color top and a House bracelet for the games.
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