Handong International School co-curricular activities are aimed to cultivate creativity, help students discover and develop their talents within the community, and provide a practical outlet for what they learn in the classroom.
Elementary School Co-curricular Activities
Elementary co-curricular activities are divided into the areas of Specialized Programs, Event Programs, and After-School Programs.
EPE (English Practice Everyday): During the school day, students are required to communicate in English in order to improve their English skills.
ESL (English as a Second Language), KSL (Korean as a Second Language): The ESL and KSL programs take place during class or after school and are offered to students who need supplementary language instruction.
Scholastic Literacy Pro online reading program: This online reading program run by publishing and education company ScholasticⒸ allows students to read English books online while also assessing their reading comprehension.
After-school clubs allow students to discover and develop their interests. Each club is supervised by a teacher, and students are allowed to join more than one club.
(Reading & Origami)
Middle & High School Co-curricular Activities
Middle & high school co-curricular activities can be divided into Independent Activities, Club Activities, Community Service Activities, and Career Activities.
Students are given the opportunity to plan and prepare their own events, and in the process develop their gifts and serve each other within the community.
After school, students can participate in various academic, arts, or sports-related clubs. Regular clubs are organized and guided by teachers and student-led clubs are formed and led by students themselves. Students may join one regular club (compulsory) and one student-led club (optional).
2021 Regular Clubs * Clubs offered may vary by semester
(Public Diplomacy Club)
(EBS Math Learning)
DIY (Draw It Yourself)
(Current Events Debate)
(Science IS Amazing)
2021 Student-led Clubs
이마고 데이-인권 연구
라포 상담 동아리
(Economics & Business Club)
MTB 라이딩 동아리
(MTB Riding Club)
Community Service Activities
Through community service, students can practice love for their neighbors and share with the community. There are three main types of community service activity.
- Service done as a group within the school (e.g. cleaning)
- Service done independently within the school (e.g. praise team, interpretation/translation, reading club)
- Service done independently outside of school