Who doesn’t love a good high school Korean drama? Not only do they make us feel nostalgic about our days in school, but these dramas also explore different kinds of friendship and first love. You just might even find yourself missing school— from homeroom to that one unforgettable moment in one of your science classes.
If you want to be reminded of your school days or maybe fantasize about your ideal high school life, we rounded up a list of K-dramas that will make you feel like you’re back in homeroom. Check these 7 heart-fluttering high school dramas you should watch right now!
If you are a fan of love triangles in high school dramas, then this series will put you on a rollercoaster of feelings in each episode. The story follows an application that alerts you if someone within a 10m radius likes you. The app gives off an alarm, but it doesn’t reveal the person who likes you. While this technology sounds exciting, heartbreaks are bound to arise as feelings start to get shown.
True Beauty is one of the latest webtoons to be adapted into a K-drama! Based on the webtoon of the same title, the drama deals with the standards and stereotypes of beauty. Lim Ju Gyeong becomes the school’s goddess after mastering the art of makeup to deal with her insecurities about her appearance. But how long can she keep her real self a secret?
The story revolves around Eun Dan Oh, a rich high school student who suffers from a heart condition. Things change when she learns that she is merely an extra character in a comic universe. While trying to turn her fate, she meets nameless student number 13. Dan Oh believes that he could be the answer to change their destiny created by the writer.
Boys Over Flowers
This classic is a complete teen soap opera! The story revolves around issues like social class, family, love, and friendship. Geum Jan Di finds herself attending a prestigious school after saving a boy from jumping off the roof. But the school is ruled by the F4, four elite boys who are known to get everything their way. What happens when she falls in love with someone from the F4?
The drama follows an 18-year-old introvert who is forced to transfer schools after being punished for a violation that he did not commit. But underneath his lonely exterior lies a young man who just needs the right people around to bring his fun side out more often.
The series follows the lives of elite students as they are about to take over their families’ businesses. On how they overcome difficulties and grow every step of the way. A major part of this drama is about the lives of the heirs and how their lives are not as easy as they may seem.
To The Beautiful You
A classic, hilarious, and idol-filled drama is just perfect if you’re missing school! Gu Jae Hee is a Korean living in the States but eventually transfers to Korea to attend the same school of a young athlete that she idolizes. However, Kang Tae Joon attends an all-boys high school and Jae Hee must disguise herself as a boy to enter.
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