Learning in Action: Early Years and Year 1 Day - Monday 10th June 2024 - Bangkok Prep

Learning in Action: Early Years and Year 1 Day – Monday 10th June 2024

 

We warmly invite new families to join us at Bangkok Prep for our Learning in Action event for Early Years and Year 1 on Monday, 10th June 2024 from 8:00 am – 10:00 am. This is a fantastic opportunity to experience our vibrant learning environment and discover what makes our Early Years and Primary curriculums so special.

At Bangkok Prep, our Early Years curriculum is based on the Early Years Foundation Stage framework of England. Our unique thematic topics and child-led learning experiences introduce children to a stimulating and engaging school life where enjoyment and exploration are the key ingredients. The curriculum focuses on developing concepts, skills, learning strategies, and positive attitudes across intellectual, social, and physical areas of learning.

For Year 1 attendees, we follow a high-quality thematic curriculum designed specifically by our expert teaching team. While rooted in the National Curriculum of England, our curriculum extends far beyond its statutes, utilising carefully selected cross-curricular themes that provide a tangible and exciting context for learning. This approach ensures that children’s natural enthusiasm is engaged, leading to high-quality learning experiences.

During the event, you’ll have the chance to:

  • Meet key members of our team who will share insights into our child-centered approach, ensuring each child is viewed as a unique individual.
  • Learn about our enabling environment that supports positive relationships and diverse learning styles, helping children to progress confidently.
  • Explore our thematic curriculum which maximizes opportunities for active and interactive learning, encouraging children to take responsibility for finding answers both independently and collaboratively.
  • Tour our beautiful school and see firsthand how our play-based philosophy in Early Years integrates early literacy and mathematical skills with social interaction and theme-based learning.

Don’t miss this wonderful opportunity to see Bangkok Prep in action and learn more about our unique educational approach. We look forward to welcoming you!

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Our Campus

BANGKOK PREP ADDRESS

77 SUKHUMVIT 77, VADHANA
BANGKOK, 10110

77 สุขุมวิท 77 วัฒนา
กรุงเทพมหานคร 10110

02-700-5858

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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Application Form – Download

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2023 – 2024 School Calendar – Download

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Year Group Equivalent Information – Download

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