Taejon Christian International School | Since 1958

A Supportive Community
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that helps students reach their goals

A Global Community
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that promotes a culture of peace, safety, and unity–cultivating international-mindedness.

S.T.E.A.M. Focus School
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promoting strong S.T.E.M., Humanities, and Arts curriculums.

International and Local Conferences
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for exciting competition and activities opportunities.

International School & Boarding Care in Korea

Taejon Christian International School is one of the top foreign schools in Korea. With a caring international faculty, TCIS delivers a Western-style IB school experience to children in grades K-12. Ex-pat and local families choose us for a high-quality English-speaking education and a strongly-supportive community experience. 

TCIS cares about children and their well-being. We are known for providing children in elementary, middle, and high school with an engaging holistic experience. Students feel like they are part of a caring team of peers and mentors that challenges them toward their personal best. TCIS programs promote growth in academics, character, global awareness, balance, and leadership, and we do this through the IB DP, MYP, and PYP programs as a continuous course to create competent learners.

Students from Daejeon, Seoul, and the world join us on our campus daily and through our Boarding Care Program. They also go on to fine colleges all around the world. We are happy to be one of the best international schools in Korea for a wide range of foreign and globally-minded families.

  • Quality education for children in grades K-12
  • Safe and home-like boarding care option
  • Three-program IB World School - PYP, MYP, and DP
  • Fully accredited in all school and boarding programs
  • Entirely English-speaking program
  • A natural gateway to global universities
  • Focus on balance, growth, character, and leadership
  • Strong S.T.E.A.M. culture for future-readiness
  • A caring international community of faculty and students
  • 60+ year history in creating caring leaders


We serve families from Daejeon, Seoul, and the world.

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TCIS At a Glance


Average Class Size 


Student-to-Teacher Ratio


Years in Education & Boarding Care


Student Nationalities


Faculty Nationalities


Teaching Children of All Ages