Secondary Campus New Traffic Flow & Shuttle Bus Information

Secondary Campus New Traffic Flow & Shuttle Bus Information

Dear Bangkok Prep Community,

Please read below carefully for updated information in relation to new Traffic Flow procedures and the Shuttle Bus Services for the Secondary Campus.  These new procedures will commence on Monday 21st September.

The changes to the school Traffic Flow procedures are as follows:

  • There will be a new ‘one way’ system into and out of the school campus from 00 – 8.00am and 3.00 – 3.45pm Monday – Friday.
  • Cars will enter via the Main Gate A and exit via Gate C.
  • Please see the map here for further details.
  • Drop off and Pick Zones will be clearly marked.
  • Please ensure that drivers follow the instructions from the security team and only drop off or pick up at the designated zones to ensure the safety of our students.
  • There is no parking in the drop off or pick up zones.  If the student is not ready, drivers will need to continue to drive through the zones and can exit via gate c and re enter via Gate A.
  • Please ensure that you pass this information to the appropriate person who drives your child/ren to and from school.
  • Normal procedures will resume outside of the above times.

BTS Shuttle Buses  

The morning buses will continue to collect students/staff from Tesco On Nut car park from 6.45am – 8.00am.  The school shuttle buses will drop students off at Gate D Car Park and students can enter via Gate D, which is close to Block D – starting from Monday 21st September.

The afternoon BTS & Intercampus shuttle buses will depart from the following locations;

  1. 20 – 3.45pm: From Gate D car park.  Students should exit school via Gate D, near D Block.
  2. 50 – 5.45pm (6.15pm): All BTS & Intercampus shuttle buses will depart from the front of school near the main entrance (adjacent to the Astroturf fence) as normal.

The locations can be seen on the map here 

The timetable for the Shuttle buses to and from the BTS and Intercampus shuttle bus (to and from the Primary Campus) can be found here

Please share this information with your child/ren and any other person that may drive your child/ren to and from school.

Thank you for your cooperation in regard to these new changes that have been made with the aim of improving the traffic flow at peak times around our school campus.

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Kind regards

 

Mike S. Rajkich

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.

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