FOBISIA - Swimming Invitational Jan 2019 | Bangkok Prep

FOBISIA – Swimming Invitational 2019

Date: Friday 11th - Sunday 13th January, 2019

Location: Bangkok Preparatory and Secondary School, Secondary Campus.

We look forward to welcoming over 500 swimmers and coaches, parents and guests to our school for this wonderful event.

Event Information

Please see the PDFs below for event information.

For more information please contact Ben Cantrill

Directions to Bangkok Prep Secondary Campus

Travelling  by Public Transport

BTS Skytrain Take the BTS Skytrain to On Nut BTS station (Sukhumvit#77). Exit the station (Exit 1) walk down to Sukhumvit 77/1. Turn right at the intersection and turn left at On Nut 1/1, walk across the San Samran Bridge, past Habito Mall and the Dental Hospital on the right). The walking time is around 15 minutes. You can take a Habito Shuttle Bus, taxi, tuk tuk, motorcycle taxi from the On Nut BTS Station to Bangkok Prep Secondary Campus. MRT MRT Subway Name: Asoke Station Distance 3.0 KM Connect from Asoke BTS Skytrain to On Nut BTS station Habito Shuttle Bus Free shuttle bus service going back and forth between HABITO Mall and On Nut BTS station every 30 minutes starting from 6.30-22.30 every day. Habito Shuttle Bus Timetable.

Travelling By Car / Taxi

We recommend using google maps. Click on the link below or type in Bangkok Prep Secondary Campus and the directions will get you to the school campus. Google Map directions to Secondary Campus From Sukhumvit Road, turn left or right onto Soi 77, 100 meters turn left into On Nut Soi 1/1 into T77. Follow the road over the bridge and turn right at the T-Intersection. The main school entrance is located approx. 100m on the left-hand side. The school is also easily accessible from Chalong Rat Expressway as well as Ramindra - At Narong Expressway. When you enter T77 complex follow the road around to the left and you will see the school on the left hand side. You will be given a parking ticket on entry into the compound, please bring this with you to be stamped at the School Security Desk on arrival or when exiting the school. Parking is available on campus or nearby. Please follow instructions from the Security staff who will help direct you to available spaces.

FOBISIA Swimming Invitational 2019

Our Campus


BANGKOK, 10110

77 สุขุมวิท 77 วัฒนา
กรุงเทพมหานคร 10110


Primary School

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.

School Fees

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2023 – 2024 School Calendar – Download

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Year Group Equivalent Information – Download

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