TERM 3 ECA Programme is coming……. - Bangkok Prep

TERM 3 ECA Programme is coming…….

The Term 3 ECA programme will open online next week, Friday 15th March (4.00pm).

Please see the key dates below.

Key Dates Term 3:

Friday 15th March (4.00pm)  – Thursday 21st March (23.59pm) Online Sign Up period Phase 1
Friday 22nd March (4.00pm) – Wednesday 27th March (23.59pm) Online Sign Up – Phase 2
Friday 29th March Confirmation of ECAs and payment details sent to all parents
Friday 29th March – Monday 22nd April Payment period for Term 3 ECAs
   

If you need assistance in how to sign up please see the ECA Firefly page here.

ECAs in Term 2 are running smoothly and it is great to see our students happy and enjoying their chosen ECAs. Term 2 ECAs end on Friday 29th March.  Note: There are no ECAs in the last week of Term 2 or the first week of Term 3.

In Term 3, we are pleased to be able to add some a new ECA to utilise the schools new Rock Climbing Wall.  Look out for the “Indoor Rock Climbing at T77” ECA.  It is available for both Primary (Y5-Y6) and Secondary students. Students will be taught the basics of Rock Climbing. This will start with the safety factors for climbing, how to use the ropes and how to climb efficiently and safely.  Primary students will take the bus from S53 to T77.

Secondary News

Our Secondary students have many ECAs on offer including creative activities, Organic Team, Joseph Musical Production, Thai Music as well as the many sporting opportunities including Recreational Football, Basketball, Swimming, Tennis, Table Tennis and Rugby.

Term 3 we will continue to have many of the favourites as well as some new ECAs including Yoga, Rock climbing, Programming 3D, Fitness and well-being and more. There are plenty of exciting options available and we encourage all students to join one or more ECAs in Term 3 to learn new skills, meet new friends, work collaboratively with their peers and to have fun!

Don’t forget to sign up for term 3 ECAs from the 15th March but remember that is NOT first come, first served.  The selection is based on order of preference, so please make sure you put the ECAs in order of preference.  A reminder that an Admin fee of 250thb will be added to all students who participate in one or more ECA in Term 3. Please note that the Instrumental and Voice Music Programme will be signed up at the same time as ECA Programme. All you need to know about the ECA programme can be found here.

ECA Team

 

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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2023 – 2024 School Calendar – Download

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