Popular High-School Themed Korean Dramas

Korean drama serves various genres. School became one of the popular setting of a drama. High school students usually have a complex life because it is the time when people undergo a process toward maturity. It is then used by a number of authors to raise the story of high school students who experience love and friendship. Many viewers love the story hidden behind the high school students’ ups and down.

  1. School 2015 : Who Are You
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The drama ‘Who Are You: School 2015’ is a KBS school series drama that aired in 2015. Raising the theme of school, family, and dreams, this drama has become one of the favorite dramas for Korean drama lovers. ‘School 2015’ starring young actors, such as Kim So Hyun, Yook Sung Jae, Nam Joo Hyuk, and many more. ‘School 2015’ tells the story of school life in Segang High School which is the most prestigious private school in Gangnam, Seoul. Ko Eun Byeol (Kim So Hyun) is the most popular girl at school, but one day she disappears mysteriously. On one side is Lee Eun Bi (Kim So Hyun) who attempted suicide and was rushed to the hospital. Lee Eun Bi wakes up and does not remember her identity, then starts her life as Ko Eun Byul. In the school, she lives life like a high school student in general. She is also loved by two men, Han Yi An (Nam Joo Hyuk) and Kong Tae Gwang (Yook Sung Jae).

  1. Dream High
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KBS drama played by Suzy, Taecyeon, Woo Young, IU, Kim Soo Hyun, and Eun Jung aired in 2011. Dream High tells about six students at Kirin Art High School working hard to achieve their dream becoming a star in the Korean music industry. During their studies, students learn how to develop their voices, write songs, acts, and dance skills while also experiencing personal growth. Each student has their own strength and weakness, but with the support and guidance of each other, they strive to make a debut on stage.

  1. School 2013
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The drama ‘School 2013’ is one of the popular dramas aired on KBS. The drama consisting of 16 episodes managed to steal the attention of the audience. School 2013 is a drama that tells the story of the issues faced by most teenagers. This drama tells about the life of a 2-2 grade schoolchild in Seung Ri High School. This class is the most problematic class. In this d, ama Lee Jong Suk plays the role of Ko Nam Soon who was elected as the head of the class. Nam Soon is a student who has no ideals. His desire to study is very small, which he hopes to just graduate from school. Nam Soon is a good boy, but unexpectedly Nam Soon’s had a dark past. Park Heung Soo (Kim Woo Bin) is the new kid at Seungri High School. He is famous as the scary and rebellious boy. His past is very dark, he even once fell a grade. However, who would have thought Heung Soo was involved in Nam Soon’s dark past.

  1. Boys Before Flower
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Boys Over Flower, also known as Boys Over Flower, is a KBS drama that aired in 2009. The drama adapted from a comic tells the story of an ordinary girl named Geun Jan Di (Goo Hye Sun) who goes to a school of wealthy people ‘Shinhwa High School’. In the school, there is a group of boys who are the most powerful wealthy man called F4. Unlike the other children who are afraid of the existence of this F4, Geum Jan Di just dare to face them. Gu Jun Pyo (Lee Min Ho), one of the F4 members fell in love with Geum Jan Di because he feels Geum Jan Di is different from the other women.