WEEKLY ROUNDUP #13 – 4TH DECEMBER 2020 - Bangkok Prep

WEEKLY ROUNDUP #13 – 4TH DECEMBER 2020

KS2 Sports Day 2020

KS2 Sports Day proved to be the most spectacular way to end Term 1 and most importantly 2020. Hosting Sports Day always brings challenging logistics and months of behind the scenes planning, but this year was like no other. Who knew, on the back of a global pandemic, our wonderful KS2 children would get the opportunity to practice their skills in PE class and train during our Term 1 athletics ECA; ...

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Puppy Cup 2020 – Report

Saturday 28th November saw some of the best primary school swimmers descend upon Bangkok Prep Primary campus, for the annual Puppy cup. As teams filtered into the sports hall the buzz of excitement grew. 12 Teams in total were ready to race!

Before we knew it the first event was under way, with some of the swimmers competing for the FIRST time, beaming smiles of pride from Bangkok Prep parents were ...

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Rishabh and Zaizai UKMT Senior Mathematics Challenge Success

22 students across Years 11, 12 and 13 participated in the UKMT Senior Mathematics challenge last month. The Challenge encourages mathematical reasoning, precision of thought, and fluency in using basic mathematical techniques to solve interesting problems. It is a notoriously difficult challenge held worldwide.

This year, the challenge was held online. To recognize the highest performers in ...

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Year 7 Transition Event

Elly 7VP, Daniel 7KR, Rhiannon 7CL, Hannah 7SW, Win 7SR, and Saleen 7PK visited the Primary Campus Tuesday morning to meet with the Year 6 students and present them their first introduction to life in Secondary. The year 7 students did a marvellous job articulating their experiences as secondary students, explaining the differences between Primary and Secondary, and even included a video tour of the ...

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Atty wins Gold and Silver Medals at Australian Maths Trust Competitions

AMC & AIMO 2020 Awards - Australian Maths Trust (AMT)
On November 29th, 2020 at the Australian Mathematics Competition and Olympiad 2020 Award Ceremony, arranged by Math Mission Thailand, Atty in Year 9 received 2 awards from 2 competitions that he joined earlier this year of Australian Maths Trust (AMT).

The awards were presented by Dr.Teerakiat Jareonsettasin, former Minister of Education ...

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Notes from Primary Music – 04.12.2020

What a HUGE week for Music!!!
This week was a fantastic week for the Primary Music Department!
Term 1 Music ECA Drop In
On Tuesday 24th November, then last Monday 30th November and Tuesday 1st December we hosted the Term 1 Music ECA Drop In sessions. This allowed close family members and teachers the opportunity to hear what our young stars have been working on. Our ensembles included the Beginner ...

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Katrina Bellamy – Meet our Teachers

As Year 2 Teacher, what is your vision for the 2020-2021 Academic Year and what would you like to achieve?
Year 2 is a challenging year and so my ultimate goal is to build children’s self-confidence and self-esteem, encouraging them to take risks in their learning and not to be afraid of making mistakes, as this is how we learn. This year has been a strange and unpredictable one for us all and so ...

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Final College and Careers Coffee Morning of 2020

It was great to see so many parents attending the final College and Careers Coffee morning of 2020. This session was focused on 'admissions updates in light of Covid-19,' with our University Guidance Counsellors and Head of Careers and Pathways discussing the impact of the pandemic on global admissions.

The next coffee morning will take place on Tuesday 2nd February. Information will be sent out ...

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RoyRak Come to Primary

Caring is our school’s value of the month.

During the week beginning Monday 30th November and ending on Friday 4th December, our children have been able to shop for a small gift to surprise their parents, grandparents, and/or caregivers for the holidays or Father’s Day.

As a community service, the library invited RoyRak to participate in a sale for our primary students during break times ...

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Eco Code Hunt

Dear all,

It is my pleasure to announce that we have been awarded the Green Flag status following our presentation at the Primary Campus to the two Eco School Flag assessors from the WWF. Following this great achievement, we would like to invite you all to make a bigger impact on our school Eco initiatives by taking part in our first whole-school Eco activity 'Eco Code Hunt'.

Eco Code is a ...

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CIS Community Survey – The Outcomes!

THANK YOU to everyone in the Bangkok Prep community who took time out to complete the recent CIS community survey. The outcomes from this will genuinely help us improve the school over the next few years - sincerely, thank you.

Please see the results displayed as infographics below, categorised by Parents, Students, Teachers and Admin & Support Staff.
Parents

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Students

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Sakura in Thai National Team U17 Try outs

Congratulations to Sakura in Year 10 who has passed the first day of selection at the Thai National Team U17 Try outs and is now waiting for second day result which will be announced in mid-December.

There were over 50 Goal Keepers at the try outs and half of them were from Sports Schools from different provinces.

Only two girls including Sakura from football academy was selected for second day ...

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Christmas Multi-Sports Camp

🎄Christmas Multi-Sports Camp is here!!🎄There's a camp for everyone with our specialist coaches and outstanding facilities.

Sign up is now open via Firefly. FIRST COME, FIRST SERVED, so be sure to sign up quick to guarantee your place!! All details can be found in Mr. McFarlane's email.

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Learn 2 Swim Academy Term 2

Coming soon in Term 2...

We are excited to announce our Learn 2 Swim Provision for Term 2! Please use the following QR code for NEW members to show their interest. 🏊‍♀️

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WHOLE SCHOOL SPORTS ROUNDUP – FRIDAY 4TH DECEMBER

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Kwankao gets Gold at ATOD International Dance Competition

Congratulations to Kwankao in Year 9 who attended the ATOD International Dance Competition 2020. Kwankao achieved a gold medal from competing in the jazz move test 3 syllabus at the Aksara Theatre Kingpower on February 5th this year.

 

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ECA chocolate Tasting

Last Friday, ECA students did a chocolate tasting session to develop their taste buds and learn how to talk about food and chocolate in particular.

Students worked with 3 types of chocolate: chocolat au lait (milk chocolate), chocolat noir 50% (classical dark chocolate) and "le chocolat des connaisseurs": the connoisseur chocolat: dark 99%.

The reactions were interesting, various and hilarious ...

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Taejai Market Charity Fair – Saturday 19th December

Dear Bangkok Prep community,

Food4Good อิ่มท้องน้องอิ่มด้วย Project was established in 2014 under Yuwapat Foundation to support good nutrition for children in remote areas of Thailand. We are determined to project our message to society about dietary and nutrition for children, which is an urgent matter that can be helped by society. If children do not getting ...

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Royrak Festive Weekends

There are still places available for our RoyRak beading workshops taking place as part of our upcoming Festive Weekend!

The price is 400thb for adults but as a little incentive we are now offering HALF PRICE places to children under 12 taking part with an adult! 
Saturday 11am and 2pm - beaded mask chain workshops
Sunday 11am and 2pm - beaded wrap bracelet workshops

If crafting is not ...

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Blood Donation Drive

Dear Bangkok Prep Community,

We have had a great response in regard to the Thai Red Cross Blood Bank email and are very proud that our community is willing and able to support those in need.

The Blood Bank will be on-site at both campuses in Term 2.  Please mark the following dates in your calendar!
Thonglor Campus (Primary School)  

Friday 15th January 2021.  9.00 – 11.00 and 12.00 ...

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Constant and True 2020

The latest edition of Bangkok Prep’s annual academic achievement publication ‘Constant and True’ can be viewed/downloaded below.

Constant and True celebrates the achievements of our students throughout the 2019-20 academic year and features primary and secondary school academic reports, I/GCSE and A Level results, Year 13 Graduation Ceremony, University Destinations and Programmes of Study, ...

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Making Recycling Fun!

We are making recycling fun! Start recycling at home and drop off your recyclables at school to win ฿14,000 worth of lucky draw prizes!

From now until 31-Jan-21, you can participate in the Growing Green Recycling Contest by:

SORTING recyclables by type and by number
DROPPING it off at the school
EARNING POINTS for lucky draw tickets
WINNING lucky draw prizes!

The more points collected, ...

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Bangkok Prep Sports Social Media Accounts to Follow…

We are very pleased to share our Bangkok Prep Sports social media accounts on Instagram and Twitter for this academic year! ⚽️🏀🏊‍♂️

Follow them to keep up to date with all of our Sports department activities, competitions and news! Links are below:🥇

Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/bangkokprep_sport/

Twitter: https://twitter.com/BKPSSport

We are very pleased ...

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