Bangkok
International, British curriculum
Ages 2 to 18

St. Andrews International School Sukhumvit

CurriculumInternational, British
Age RangeAges 2 to 18
BilingualNo
International Baccalaureate Yes
Avg. students per class -
Max. students per class 22
First year fees: 698,140 ฿

Fees / Price

School fees, for a twelve year old child , in THB

Yearly fees: 549,640 ฿
When you first enroll your children in the school, some extra fees are applied:
One time fees: 148,500 ฿
Total first year fees: 698,140 ฿
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School Information

Number of nationalities represented in the school

36

Max. number of students per class

There is a maximum of 22 children per class with two teaching assistants in Nursery to Reception and one teaching assistant in Years 1 and 2. From Year 3 class size is a maximum of 22 with no teaching assistant.

Does the school employ teaching assistants?

Yes

Native speaking teachers (in language of instruction)

The majority of the school's teaching staff are from the UK, Ireland, New Zealand and Australia. All possess UK recognised teaching degrees and some also hold Masters Degrees.

Language support for students not fluent in the school's language of instruction

St. Andrews International School, Sukhumvit welcomes students for whom English is not their first language.
The school's academically robust, comprehensive and high level English as an Additional Language (EAL) programme is tailored and resourced to provide optimal conditions for the academic and personal success of students. Space is limited and it is therefore suggested you arrange enrolment in the EAL programme once your place has been confirmed.

Additional language classes offered by the school

Thai, French, Mandarin

Use of technology in the classroom

Classrooms are equipped with interactive whiteboards and students receive dedicated iPad and computer time. IGCSE and IB students are required to bring in their own laptop.

Do teachers assign homework to their students?

Yes

Approximate hours of homework given

Depends on the subject and grade level.

Uniform required

Yes

Entry evaluation for students

Age specific assessments - which may take the form of written tests in English and maths, a meeting with the Head of School and a half day in class.

Brief description of entry evaluation required

Early Years students are assessed by completing informal and practical activities in the classroom.
Primary and Secondary School students undertake an English assessment in each of the four main areas of the English Language (reading, writing, speaking and listening) and in a non-language based mathematics assessment.

Deadline for registration (new academic year)

No deadline.

Students can join after academic year begins

St. Andrews International School, Sukhumvit observes a rolling admission's policy. If space allows and the assessment is criteria met, children can join the school throughout the year.

External examinations/assessments available

IB Diploma, IGCSE

School bus service available

Yes

Dedicated staff/programs for students with special learning needs

Special Educational Needs programme

Learning support offered

The school understands that many children could need additional support at some time during their education for a wide variety of reasons. Learning Support Provision at St. Andrews International School, Sukhumvit is personalised for each child, using an ‘Assess, Plan, Do, Review’ response method to meet each child’s unique and diverse needs. Students, parents, school staff and if relevant, any external therapists meet regularly to set challenging goals and work together as a team to ensure they are accomplished.

Student access to education psychologist

Yes

School start time

8:00 am

School finish time

Nursery: 12:00 pm
Kindergarten - Grade 12: 2:30 pm
After school activities for children in the Primary and Secondary School run from 2:45 pm to 3:45pm.

Extracurricular activities or clubs offered

St. Andrews International, School Sukhumvit offers a wide range of extra-curricular activities each term, including sports, arts and music.

School provided lunches

Canteen offers healthy morning snacks as well as a buffet lunch. The lunch buffet consists of Western, Thai and vegetarian dishes, as well as, Asian noodle soup, salad bar and fresh fruits for dessert.

Sports activities included

PE instruction is sequential and planned to develop and improve performance skills, to impart knowledge and concepts relevant to the activity, to introduce information concerning the fitness and health benefits of regular exercise and to help students develop and maintain physical fitness. Activities are rotated throughout each term and include: athletics, badminton, ballet, basketball, circuit training, cricket, football, mini golf, rounder's/softball, rugby, swimming, taekwondo

Sports facilities at the school

Flood-lit football stadium, NBA-sized basketball arena, 25m swimming pool, multi-purpose covered gymnasium

Sports teams or sport competitions available for students

Yes

Qualities and characteristics best defining the school

St. Andrews International School, Sukhumvit is a world-class school for 2-18 year olds, focused on meeting your child's individual needs. Set within a vibrant and green suburban campus that is easily accessible from the city, with the schools entrance at the foot of the Bearing BTS station.

St. Andrews International Schools in Thailand are part of Cognita, a global school network of over 60 schools in seven countries. Providing excellent teaching and supporting every child to achieve their potential are the cornerstones of a Cognita education.

Teaching approach of the school

St. Andrews International School, Sukhumvit students follow a rigorous curriculum aligned with the English National Curriculum Standards using the IB framework, standards and practices. Currently we offer IGSCE's for Years 10 and 11 and the IB Diploma for Years 12 and 13.

The school offers a broad and balanced range of subjects including, English Language and English Literature, (English as a Second Language where applicable) Mathematics, Science (Dual Award), Mandarin, French, Geography, History, ICT, Art and Business Studies.

At the end of each key stage, your child’s teacher will formally assess their performance to measure your child’s progress. Assessment is continuous and systematic; this allows for personalised learning which ensures that students make good progress towards attaining their potential at IGCSE (International General Certificate of Education) then beyond into the IB Diploma.

Location

Get in touch with the school

School's webpage: www.standrewssukhumvit.com
Address: 7 Sukhumvit 107 Road, Bangna, Bangkok 10260