International Education

Thailand

Schools

International School, Bangkok

The Bangkok International School is a private, non-sectarian, day school organized to provide an English-language academic program for the children of the international community in Bangkok. The school is governed by a twelve-member Board of Directors who are elected for two years by the parents.

The curriculum is essentially North American in philosophy and organization. Students may take PSAT, SAT, ACT, TOEFL tests. English-as-a-Second-Language classes are available. Minimally Learning-Disabled students receive instruction from qualified staff. The High School program emphasizes college entrance preparation. The International Baccalaureate is offered.

Staff members at the International School Bangkok are fully qualified and experienced. Many have advanced degrees. The average length of service is four years.

Students come from over 45 nations, with about 32% from the United States, 15% from Thailand, 12% from Japan, and 7% from the United Kingdom.

Classes meet five days per week from 07: 30 until 14: 00. An extra curricular program operates after school.

The International School Bangkok is housed in new facilities in a suburban area about 15 miles from downtown Bangkok. Facilities include air-conditioned classrooms, four gymnasia, four playing fields, seven computer laboratories, and two libraries.

Bangkok International School is accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges.

School Summary:
International, IB, US curricula.
1800 students, 5-21 yrs

Address:
PO Box 20/1015, Ha Yaek Pak Kret, Nonthaburi, 11120, Thailand
Tel: (+66) 2 963 5800
Fax: (+66) 2 583 5431-2
daladk@isb.ac.th
www.isb.ac.th