School Transport - Bangkok Prep

School Transport

SCHOOL TRANSPORT

 

BTS Shuttle Bus Service

The BTS Shuttle Bus Service will run to and from the school and On Nut BTS Station. 

The BTS shuttles buses will run Monday – Friday only on School working days. The morning buses will start from 6.30am at Lotus’s Car Park and will run to and from the BTS until 9.00am In the afternoon, buses will start from 1.30pm to and from the BTS until 5.45pm The buses will run every 5 – 20 minutes (depending on the traffic).

School Bus (Door-to-Door) Service

Bangkok Prep School Transport Door to Door Bus Service enables students to get to and from home and school safely. 

Our aim is to ensure that the safety of the students and the efficient running of the service are given the highest priority.

A registration form must be completed to enrol for this service. Please visit Firefly to download the forms and register.

 

Express Pick Up Service (Year 1 – 6 only)

The Express Pick Up Service is designed to make it convenient for parents to safely pick up their Primary child/ren without having to park the car.

We have many more car parking spaces at the new Primary Campus and therefore we do encourage parents to park and walk in to collect their child/ren.  However, for those that would like to use the Express Pick Up service it is available for students in Year 1-6 only.

It will operate from 2.30pm – 2.50pm and when ECAs start it will also run 3.30pm – 3.50pm.

Express Pick Up is not available at 4.30pm or any other time.

A registration form must be completed to enrol for this service. Please visit Firefly to download the forms and register.

Maps & Directions to the School Campus

Travelling by Car / Taxi

We recommend using google maps. Click on the link below or type in Bangkok Prep Secondary Campus or Bangkok Prep Primary Campus and the directions will get you to the school campus. 

Google Map Directions

From Sukhumvit Road, turn left or right onto Soi 77, 100 meters turn left into On Nut Soi 1/1 into T 77. Follow the road over the bridge and turn right at the T-Intersection.

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.

Please always follow instructions from the Security staff who will help direct you to available spaces 

 

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

School Fees 2023-2024 – Download

Click on ‘download’ to view each admission form below. Please complete these forms and return them to the school.

Application Form – Download

Click on ‘download’ to view the Application Form.

2023 – 2024 School Calendar – Download

Click on ‘download’ to view the Academic Calendar.

Year Group Equivalent Information – Download

Withdrawal Request Form – Download