Branksome Hall Asia
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How to Apply

Branksome Hall Asia maintains a “rolling admissions” process each academic year with key assessment dates. Applications and assessments will close at specific grade levels when existing vacancies are filled. Successful applicants will be maintained in a wait list if vacancies are not available.

Parents are encouraged to start the application process in October for the following school year beginning in August and in April for the second semester of the school year beginning in January.

An application and the application fee are valid for the applying school year (August – June) only. Applicants interested in the next school year will have to re-apply.

Junior School is co-educational (JK Prep to G5) and welcomes new boys from JK Prep to Grade 3. We support our boys' transition to other schools at the completion of Junior School at the end of Grade 5.

Application Process:

  • Complete the online Application form by clicking the link or by downloading the document from "Required documentation by Grade level" section below
  • Prepare the required documentation
  • Pay the application fee
  • Submit the application by online, post, email or visiting the Admissions Office
  • Attend an admissions interview and assessment
  • Results announced

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Admissions Process by Grade Level

JK Prep - SK

  • Submit an application
  • Attend an Admissions Assessment
  • Attend a Parents Interview
  • Review Assessment Results
  • Co-educational

Grades 1 - 5

  • Submit an application
  • Attend an Admissions Assessment
  • Attend a Parents Interview
  • Review Assessment Results and Documentation
  • Co-educational (JK Prep to G5) and welcomes new boys from JK Prep to Grade 3. We support our boys' transition to other schools at the completion of Junior School at the end of Grade 5.

Grades 6 - 11

  • Submit an application
  • Attend an Admissions Assessment (English reading and writing, other Language Acquisition and Math written test)
    SSAT Score is acceptable as a replacement of the Branksome Hall Asia written test
  • Attend a one to one Student Interview (Approx 20 mins)
  • Attend a parents Interview
  • Review Assessment Results and Documentation

Required Documentation by Grade level

For all Grades

  • Completed Application Form (Please attach a recent photo of the applicant)
  • Copy of main page of passport (if applicable)
  • Proof of Payment of application fee (KRW250,000; Non-refundable)

Additional for G1-3

  • Last 2 years official transcripts or report cards

Additional for G4-11

  • Last 2 years official transcripts or report cards
  • Confidential Teacher Recommendations(English/Math)
  • Completed Student Profile in handwriting

Documents

Admissions Application Form (For all Grades) - English/한국어
Student Profile (Grade 4 and above)
Teacher Recommendations (Grade 4 and above)

Admissions Application Form (For all Grades) - English/中文

Admissions Age Chart for 2018- 2019 Academic Year

Entry Grade

in August 2018

Student’s Date of Birth

JK Prep

01.09.2014 ~ 31.08.2015

Junior Kindergarten

01.09.2013 ~ 31.08.2014

Senior Kindergarten

01.09.2012 ~ 31.08.2013

Grade 1

01.01.2011 ~ 31.08.2012

Grade 2

01.01.2010 ~ 31.12.2010

Grade 3

01.01.2009 ~ 31.12.2009

Grade 4

01.01.2008 ~ 31.12.2008

Grade 5

01.01.2007 ~ 31.12.2007

Grade 6

01.01.2006 ~ 31.12.2006

Grade 7

01.01.2005 ~ 31.12.2005

Grade 8

01.01.2004 ~ 31.12.2004

Grade 9

01.01.2003 ~ 31.12.2003

Grade 10

01.01.2002 ~ 31.12.2002

Grade 11

01.01.2001 ~ 31.12.2001

The age chart is only applicable for Korean local students. Students recruited abroad will be placed according to their school history and their admissions assessment results.

Admissions Events

Admissions Information Session in Seoul

  • Date & Time: 11:00am, Saturday, September 1st, 2018
  • Venue: COEX Intercontinental Hotel, 30F (524, Bongeunsa-ro, Gangnam-gu, Seoul, Korea)
  • RSVP: https://branksome.finalsiteapply.com/openday
  • RSVP deadline: Aug 29, 2018
  • Seats are limited.


Admissions consultations and Coffee sessions in Seoul

      Admissions Assessments

  • 11 July 2018 (Seoul): G6-7 (deadline: 10:00am, 4 July 2018)
  • 26-27 July 2018 (Seoul): JK - G11 (deadline: 10:00am, 16 July 2018)

  • 28 July 2018 (Busan): JK - G11 (deadline: 10:00am, 16 July 2018)

      • This will be the assessment sessions for August 2018 entrance.
      • The applicant numbers at each assessment date are limited and available on first come, first severed basis. The admission office will contact you after receiving the application form and application fee to confirm the assessment date. The application is non-refundable.
      • There are limited places available in each grade level. Places will be awarded to successful applicants on a first come first served basis. If the grade level is full, successful candidates will be placed on the wait pool.