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|Language of instruction||English|
|Native English teachers|
|Extra languages (other than English)|
|Class sizes||Average||20 students / class|
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|Number of nationalities represented in the school||
|Average number of students per class||
|Language support for students not fluent in English||
We offer ESL programme.
|Additional language classes offered by the school||
Our school is able to deliver First Language programmes to native speakers of German, Japanese and French. These programmes follow the topics the children study in class and are based on the language curricula of these home countries. Children who study one of these languages will have four sessions of their home language and one Thai lesson.
|Use of technology in the classroom||
Our purpose-built classrooms are equipped with SMART Board interactive whiteboards as well as data projectors linked via computers to both the school intranet and the Internet.
|Entry evaluation for students||
Interview and academic assessment.
|External examinations or assessments available||
|School bus service available||
|Dedicated staff/programs for students with special learning needs||
The school operates an inclusive education policy. This is reflected in the non-selective admissions policy and the integration of children with special educational needs into the mainstream classroom. St. Andrews International School Bangkok recognises the many factors that may influence the rate at which a child develops academically and socially, therefore we strive to have an extensive support network in place to nurture all students’ development.
|Learning support offered||
Learning support for students is delivered in-class, in small groups or one to one withdrawal depending on the nature of the activity and the specific needs of the student. The focus is not wholly academic as the school also endeavour to foster students’ social skills and self-esteem. This support is further extended by the Learning Support Assistant professional development programme.
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|Extracurricular activities or clubs offered||
Some of the clubs offered are: arts, football, swimming, basketball, badminton, golf, design and technology, media, computing, home economics, geography and World Issues, horticulture.
|School provided lunches||
The school has its own canteen as well as a snack shop, which offers a wide range of healthy snacks, before school and at our two break times during the day.
|Sports activities included||
The school offers many of the sports that you will find in UK schools, as well as weekly swimming and fitness lessons. The sports offered are: swimming, soccer, athletics, basketball, badminton, volleyball, gymnastics, fitness, striking games.
|Sports facilities at the school||
An air-conditioned double gymnasium with basketball facilities, an all-weather football pitch, 25-metre outdoor saltwater swimming pool, a quadrangle court
|Qualities and characteristics best defining the school||
Situated on an attractive campus close to the city’s amenities and transport links, St. Andrews International School Bangkok is a thriving medium sized school with students of more than 42 nationalities. St. Andrews International School Bangkok is a truly inclusive school that welcomes students of all abilities. St. Andrews ensures that your child will have an equality of opportunity, by providing a well-resourced learning environment where each child's talents and abilities are recognised and nurtured. St. Andrews is part of Nord Anglia Education, an organisation which is committed to bringing the best of the world’s educational practices to your child.
|Teaching approach of the school||
St. Andrews International School Bangkok is driven by a British style curriculum adapted for the international environment and our location in Thailand. Its unique curriculum reflects the best of British and international education while celebrating Thailand’s culture. Our school ethos emphasises high achievement within each individual's potential.