Branksome Hall Asia
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Upcoming Events

Browse the latest events, happenings and announcements from Branksome Hall Asia below.

James and the Giant Peach

Share a magical journey with us at our MS/SS School production of James and the Giant Peach.

2017 Plaid Tidings

This year Plaid Tidings marks it’s fourth anniversary. Branksome Hall Asia’s Plaid Tidings is an annual community building event. It is a shared Branksome Hall Canada tradition and some of the activities include sales of handmade crafts, local agricultural products and an opportunity of enjoying food together and interacting with our local cultural and artistic communities.

Donated contributions collected through Plaid Tidings are returned to Branksome Hall Asia to support student projects and local and international communities.

•Date: Saturday, December 9, 2017 11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

•Location: STEM – V and Welcome Garden

Tickets available at school shop and welcoming garden at 2:00-4:40 pm, Dec 4-7, 2017

This year, Branksome Hall Asia celebrates its 5th Anniversary

Invitation to Branksome Hall Asia 5th Birthday Celebration

Date: Friday October 27, 2017

Time: 10:00 am

Venue: Branksome Hall Asia Ice Rink

Empty Bowl Making Event

Empty Bowls is a grassroots event that seeks to get rid of hunger in our local communities.

By making a bowl and sharing a home cooked meal, the Branksome Hall Asia community can make a meaningful contribution to ensuring that no one in our local community goes hungry. Please come and join us in making a bowl with your children. This year we are excited to announce that local Jeju potters are joining us in this event.

Event: Empty Bowl Making Activities

Date: Oct. 21st from 10:00 to 14:00

Venue: Junior School Art Classroom/Clay Room, STEM V

Participating Studios: Gueok-ri Jeju Traditional Onggi Studio

Date: Oct. 21st from 10:00 to 14:00

Venue: Junior School Art Classroom/Clay Room, STEM V

Participating Studios: Jeoji Pottery Studio, Ankh Pottery Studio, Bongrei Studio

Following the bowl-making activities, Empty Bowl Dinner Event will be arranged and announced on a later date. No reservation required. Please come and help us out in making empty bowls and have a fun time with your children.

For inquiry, please contact at or 064) 902-5039.

October University Visits

  • Oct 9 4:00-5:00pm

University of Calgary (Virtual Presentation in Counseling office)

  • Oct 10 3:00-4:00pm

Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University (Counseling Office)

  • Oct 12 3:00-4:00pm

University of Melbourne, King’s College London, and NYU Shanghai (Library Pod 2) and Savannah College of Arts and Design (Counseling Office)

  • Oct 13 11:15-12:00pm

Bristol University and Leeds University (Marie Curie Theatre)

  • Oct 13 3:45-4:45pm

Columbia University- Global Program (Marie Curie Theatre)

If you have any questions, please contact Dominick Bruso at

September University Visits

Branksome Hall Asia students & parents are cordially invited to the following university visits.

•Monday, Sep 11, at 4:00-5:00 pm

The University of Utah-Korea/George Mason University-Korea/SUNY-Korea (Library Pod 2)

•Tuesday, Sep 12, at 3:00-5:00pm

Linden College Fair (2F School Center)

•Wednesday, Sep 13, at 3:00-4:00pm

Bucknell University/Franklin and Marshall College/Barnard College/Oberlin College (Library Pod 2)

•Thursday, Sep 14, at 3:00-4:00pm

American University/Claremont McKenna College/Imperial College London/Binghamton University/State University of New York (2F School Center)

•Friday, Sep 15, at 3:30-4:30pm

Plymouth State/Trine University/Temple University/Temple University Japan (2F School Center)

•Monday, Sep 18, at 4:00-5:00pm

Indiana University/University of Oregon/UC Davis/Portland State University/University of Akron/University of Rochester

(2F School Center)

•Tuesday, Sep 19, at 3:00-4:00pm

NYU (Marie Curie Theatre)

•Monday, Sep 25, at 4:00-5:00pm

University of Waterloo (Hypatia Theatre- 3rd-floor Library)

•Tuesday, Sep 26, at 4:00-5:00pm

Colorado University- Boulder/University of Iowa/University of Missouri (Library Pod 2)

•Wednesday, Sep 27, at 3:00-4:00pm

The Maryland Institute College of Art (MICA) (Library Pod 2)

•Thursday, Sep 28, at 3:00-4:00pm

NYU Abu Dhabi (Library Pod 2) and California College of the Arts (CCA) (Counseling Office)

If you have any questions, please contact Dominick Bruso at

Meet the Teachers Day-1 September

Meet the teachers afternoon for SK to Grade 5

On Friday 1st September we invite parents of students in Grades SK to Grade 5 to come and meet the Junior School teachers and to find out more about the BHA programme and to ask questions. Each Grade will be in a different location and time. For more details, please see the JS Newsletter.

Meet the teachers evening for MS/SS

Meet the Teacher Evening will be held on September 1 st. This evening offers a chance for parents to meet their daughter’s teachers, as well an opportunity as make contact with some of the other parents of children in the same age level. The evening starts at 3:30 PM on the 1 st of September with a small reception in the 2nd floor of the MS Pod.

We encourage all parents to come to this event, so that they might meet our new faculty and have a chance to catch up with returning teachers. At 6:30 PM, we have YALE-NUS university visit (Marie Curie Theatre), everyone's welcome to join.

Korea Study Abroad Fair 2017

Branksome Hall Asia will be attending the ‘Korea Study Abroad Fair 2017’ where Admissions consultations will be available.

Please contact Seoul Admissions Office to register your interest by September 1.

Date & Time: 2 Sep (Sat) ~ 3 Sep (Sun), 11:00~18:00

Place: 1F, Hall A, Seoul Coex

Consultation Booking: 02-6001-3840

August University Visits

Branksome Hall Asia students & parents are cordially invited to the following university visits.

•Aug 21

11:15-12:15: UCLA (Marie Curie Theatre)

4:00-5:00pm: Boston University (Marie Curie Theatre)

•Aug 22

5:00-6:30pm: Williams College/Swarthmore College/Pomona College (PAC Auditorium)

•Aug 25

3:30-4:30pm: Hong Kong Polytechnic University (Library Pod 2)

•Aug 26

2-3pm: Cornell University/ The University of Chicago, Rice University (PAC Auditorium)

•Aug 30

3:00-4:00pm: Smith College (Library Pod 2)

•Aug 31

3:00-4:00pm: Les Roches Global Hospitality Education (Counseling Office)

•Sep 1

6:30-7:30pm: Yale-NUS (Marie Curie Theatre)

If you have any questions, please contact Dominick Bruso at

Branksome Hall Asia Seoul and Busan Information Session

    Branksome Hall Asia Seoul Information Session (2017-18 Academic Year)
  • Date : 18:30pm, Wednesday, 23 August
  • Venue : Coex Conference Room #403
  • Click here to Apply
  • TEL: 02-6001-3840
    Branksome Hall Asia Busan Information Session (2017-18 Academic Year)
  • Date : 11:00am, Thursday, 31 August
  • Venue : Busan Westin Chosun Hotel, Tulip&Cosmos Rm
  • Click here to Apply
  • TEL: 02-6001-3840

Summer Series - 24 July - 4 August 2017

The 2017 Summer Series

July 24 to August 4th

Branksome Hall Asia is excited to announce the 2017 Summer Series, our intensive academic, arts and athletics program. The Summer Series is an opportunity for students to challenge their creativity, experience new ideas, and explore possibilities. Building on last year’s successful program, the 2017 program includes a comprehensive academics program, and more choices in art, athletics, design, music, and performance.

Branksome Hall Asia Prep Program: Branksome Hall Asia is offering a specialized English immersion program for middle school students. Branksome Hall Asia Prep is an intensive language enrichment program that equips students with the skills and strategies to succeed in the International Baccalaureate MYP program at Branksome Hall Asia. Students in this program also choose two courses (Athletics, Arts, Music, and Performance) from the Summer Series program, providing a balanced and fun experience.

You can find out more HERE

Bring a Friend Day - 4 April 2017

Bring a Friend Day

Monday April 24, 2017

We would like to announce an exciting upcoming event for our Grade 3-8 students happening at Branksome Hall Asia. On April 24th 2017, the current Branksome Hall Asia students are invited to bring a friend with them to school, or your child will be assigned to a Branksome Hall Asia student. On this special day your child will get to experience an entire day at Branksome Hall Asia.
Application Deadline: April 17, 2017
Phone: 064-902-5000. Email:

Design Thinking Family Workshop - 4 June 2016

The brand new Design Thinking workshop for families is for parents and children to experience designing, making and creating together.

Join us for a morning of making and exploring. Come and experience first hand how we integrate the IB curriculum into classroom learning at Branksome Hall Asia. Lead by Branksome Hall Asia teachers, you work alongside your child and see how we combine the latest language learning strategies, inquiry practices, and approaches to learning in our program.

It will be a morning of inquiry, learning, creating, and reflecting, and having fun too -- A typical day at Branksome Hall Asia!

Please register through this link and come along with your children.

Outline of Events for the Day

9-12: Workshop (include 20 min break)

12-1 Lunch

1-2 tour of school (making discrete connections between what was learned in the workshop and what we do as part of our teaching practice)

Snacks and Lunch provided

to register


Design Thinking Workshop Korean

You can download a brochure to find out more information by clicking the image

Design Thinking Workshop Chinese

You can download a brochure to find out more information by clicking the image

Empty Bowls - 8 June 2016

Empty Bowls is a grassroots initiative that address hunger in local communities

Proceeds are donated to a local charity supporting food banks and initiatives in the local community. In short, Empty Bowls is about kids feeding kids. The bowls they craft make a difference. Tickets: KRW 15,000

You can find out more information by clicking on the image and downloading a brochure

Grade 5 PYP Exhibition - 10 June 2016


The PYP Exhibition is a culminating experience for students in the last year of the Primary Years Program. It is an opportunity for students to exhibit all the PYP Learner Profiles and Attitudes while engaging in a student-led, in-depth, collaborative inquiry.

Myeong Hyeon Kim Piano Recital - 11 June 2016

Saturday June 11 at 7:00p.m.

Branksome Hall Asia invites you to a classical music talk-concert starring pianist Myeong Hyeon Kim. Audiences of all ages and families are welcome.

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