Daegu Korea (Republic of)
Daegu International School


Thank you for considering Daegu International School.DIS is a K-12 independent co-educational day and boarding school located in Daegu, Korea. DIS is based on the American Independent School Model and Curriculum. We provide students the opportunity to excel in academics and extra-curricular activities. Our school is fully accredited by the WASC (Western Association of Schools and Colleges) and fully authorized by the KMOE (Korean Ministry of Education). We provide our students a U.S. curriculum taught solely in English, including Advanced Placement courses. We take pride in offering this uniquely American curriculum, and providing an international and qualified teaching faculty as well as a positive learning environment for all DIS students.We hope we will be able to work with you to meet your educational needs. Please look over all aspects of our website to give you a better idea of what life at DIS is like for our students. If you have any questions or if you would like more information about admissions, please contact our admissions office at admissions@dis.sc.kr or +82-53-980-2100 and someone will be glad to help you. Best wishes on your journey to find the educational institution that best meets your needs!

  • Day school tuition $18100 - $25100 USD
  • Grades for day school Kindergarten/Year 1 -
    12th Grade/Year 13
  • Number of Students 302
  • Boarding school tuition $24900 - $31900 USD
  • Grades for boarding school 5th Grade/Year 6 -
    12th Grade/Year 13
  • Curricula Advanced Placement, AP Capstone
  • Type Co-ed


Common CoreNGSS (Next Generation Science Standards)AERO K-12 StandardsMLR’s (Maine Learning Results)MLR’s (Maine Learning Results)ACTFL (American Council on the Teaching of Foreign LanguagesISTE (International Society for Technology in Education)TESOL Professional Teaching StandardsNational Core Art Standards (NCAS)NafME (National Association for Music Education) StandardsMLR’s (Maine Learning Results)ISTE (International Society for Technology in Education)

Admissions Information


  • Assigns homework Yes
  • Language of instruction English
  • Languages taught Chinese, Spanish

School Life

  • Max class size 22
  • Average class size 12