First students visit completed Secondary Campus at T77 - Bangkok Prep

First students visit completed Secondary Campus at T77

On Monday 19 June, members of the Primary and Secondary Student Councils were the first students to visit the newly completed Secondary Campus at T77, which is now ready to open in August 2017.

The Primary and Secondary Eco Teams also held a special tree planting ceremony to mark the completion of the Secondary Campus at T77.

“It was wonderful to see students actually on the T77 Campus after all this innovative campus design has been centered around high-quality Secondary student learning,” said Deputy Head of School Duncan Stonehouse.

“We are all very excited about our new facilities at T77, and we feel it is very important that the members of Student Council and the Bangkok Prep Eco Team are an integral part of the final stages of this project.”

Whole School Head of Libraries Mia Livingston added, “It was wonderful to see such great ideas now coming to life, it’s going to be great! I can actually see the library in my mind’s eye now.  

“The different spaces being used for different reasons. Study room conversations happening, Classroom busy with an entire class. Students reading and studying quietly in the various nooks and seating areas. Students using the ‘walk up’ windows, and a feeling of home!”

“This is a really important moment for the Eco Team,” commented Key Stage 2 Leader and Eco Schools Co-ordinator Kris Leverton. 

“It is about more than just one tree. This visit is about the Eco Team getting to see how they have influenced the building of the new campus, including solar panels on the roof, energy-saving light bulbs throughout, eco-friendly fans in the Sports Hall, and a large gardening area.

“All of these things have been influenced by the Eco Team and show that our school is committed to sustainability. The tree is a symbol of that commitment.”

Key Stage 3 Leader Josh Watters concluded, “As a school, we have spent so much time and effort on ensuring a smooth transition of the Secondary School to the new campus.

“The visit of the Student Council and the Eco Team was our first opportunity to see what staff and students would think of their new home. It was a real pleasure to be there and see their reactions as they saw the building for the first time.”

For more information, please email secondary.sec@bkkprep.ac.th

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77 SUKHUMVIT 77, VADHANA
BANGKOK, 10110

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The Head of Primary at Bangkok Prep emphasizes the importance of primary education in shaping students’ lives academically and socially. The school aims to prepare global citizens capable of facing life’s challenges in an ever-changing world. With a dedicated team of educators, Bangkok Prep sets high standards, encouraging students to dream big and work hard towards their goals.

Aligned with the National Curriculum of England and Wales, the school’s curriculum is adapted to reflect Thai culture and society. Teaching follows an innovative thematic approach, integrating real-life contexts with academic rigor to develop well-rounded individuals. Learning is personalized to cater to diverse abilities and talents, fostering mutual respect, trust, and inclusivity.

Bangkok Prep’s primary curriculum extends beyond statutory requirements, focusing on engaging cross-curricular themes to facilitate high-quality learning. Emphasizing active and interactive learning experiences, the curriculum encourages exploration, questioning, and collaboration. The school aims to nurture students’ curiosity, helping them discover lifelong passions and talents while preparing them for a fulfilling future.

Admissions Procedure

When choosing Bangkok Prep for your child, you’re welcomed into the school family, ensuring a warm and supportive environment. The admissions process begins with completing a brief enquiry form, followed by an invitation for an introductory visit and tour. Conveniently located on Sukhumvit 77, Bangkok Prep offers both Primary and Secondary campuses. Upon deciding on Bangkok Prep, applicants submit their application form and required documents. Assessment sessions are then scheduled based on the applicant’s year level, ranging from 30 minutes to 3 hours. The assessment includes various activities and tests tailored to different age groups. After assessment, the admissions team evaluates the application and notifies the family of the decision within 1-2 weeks. Successful applicants receive a formal offer letter and an invoice for initial fees, including placement, security, and registration fees, which must be paid within the specified timeframe to secure the child’s place.

Early Years

At Bangkok Prep, the Early Years curriculum follows the Early Years Foundation Stage framework of England, emphasizing thematic topics and child-led learning for a stimulating and enjoyable school experience. It nurtures learning through play and focuses on developing concepts, skills, and positive attitudes across various areas including personal, social, emotional, communication, language, physical, literacy, mathematics, understanding of the world, and expressive arts and design. The curriculum prioritizes individualized learning, ensuring continuous progress while maintaining confidence and a can-do attitude. Specialist sessions in Thai language and culture, music, library, physical education, and swimming further enhance learning opportunities. Supervised by native English teachers and Thai-speaking teaching assistants, children immerse in language acquisition through the immersion method, preparing them for the international community. The Early Years program prioritizes outdoor learning environments, valuing them as essential for children’s wellbeing and development. It serves as ideal preparation for the transition into primary school and provides resources for parents on the Foundation Years website.

Secondary School

Bangkok Prep prides itself on being a distinct international secondary school in Bangkok, prioritizing student needs and providing a stimulating learning environment. Central to this is the pastoral system, where each student is assigned to a tutor group led by a Form Tutor, ensuring personalized care and support. The curriculum evolves to meet students’ changing needs, offering a core curriculum supplemented by option subjects as students mature. Key Stage 3 (Years 7-9) focuses on a broad curriculum adapted from the English National Curriculum, fostering personal growth. In Key Stage 4 (Years 10-11), students choose option subjects alongside a core curriculum, culminating in IGCSE examinations. Key Stage 5 (Years 12-13) sees students specialize in Advanced Level courses while also engaging in a core curriculum and receiving support for university applications. Bangkok Prep fosters a warm, inclusive community and actively participates in regional competitions and events. The school encourages student involvement and leadership, ensuring a thriving learning environment. Contact information is provided for further inquiries.

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