About Us

Our Story

Peninsula Hanaro Korean School was established in August 2004 to teach Korean language, culture, history, and a variety of Korean traditions.  Our school is primarily geared for Korean Americans, but it is open to anyone who is interested in the Korean culture in the Peninsula area. With 40-50 students ranging in age from kindergarten to adult, it is the largest and only non-church affiliated Korean school in the Peninsula area. 


  1. Developing a positive self-esteem as a Korean American through the cooperative efforts of learning Korean language, history, and culture.
  2. Offering a well-rounded education by providing enrichment classes, such as Origami, Calligraphy, Korean traditional games, Drawing, and Drama.
  3. Strengthening students by actively involving them in the amin stream of society by sharing Koran virtues and culture through communicty outreach cultural events.  



Hampton Roads International Montessori School, 23 Semple Farm Road, Hampton, VA 23666


Our school year is from September to May and is divided into Fall and Spring semesters.

Classes are held on Saturdays (except holidays) from 9:30am to 12:20pm 



Peninsula Hanaro Korean School does not discriminate on the basis of race, gender, color, nationality, or ethnic origin in administration of its admission policies, educational policies, scholarship, other school activities, and all school administered programs.

*Peninsula Hanaro Korean School is a 501(c)(3) tax-exempt nonprofit charitable organization. Financial contribution to Peninsula Hanaro Korean School is tax-deductible. Donors will receive a tax receipt acknowledgement of the donation.


P.O. Box 6623

Newport News, VA 23606


Saturdays  9:30am - 12:20pm

23 Semple Farm Road

Hampton, VA 23666

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