Bangkok
American curriculum
Ages 2 to 18

The American School of Bangkok - Sukhumvit Campus

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CurriculumAmerican
Age RangeAges 2 to 18
BilingualNo
International Baccalaureate No
Avg. students per class 15
Max. students per class 20
First year fees: 869,000 ฿

Fees / Price

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

Yearly fees: 539,000 ฿
When you first enroll your children in the school, some extra fees are applied:
One time fees: 330,000 ฿
Total first year fees: 869,000 ฿
See full breakdown of fees

School Information

Number of students

450

Number of nationalities represented in the school

43

Most common nationality

Japanese

Ratio of local students to international students

1:4

Max. number of students per class

15 in Nursery. 20 in Kindergarten/Elementary/Middle/High School

Average number of students per class

15

Does the school employ teaching assistants?

Yes (Nursery, KG, and G1)

Native speaking teachers (in language of instruction)

Yes. Fully certified teachers.

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

Yes. We offer ELL classes from G1 to G10.

Additional language classes offered by the school

Thai, French, Spanish, Mandarin, Korean, Japanese

Use of technology in the classroom

We are a Google Apps for Education school. Students regularly have computer classes and are often asked to work and submit assignments/projects via various platforms.

Do teachers assign homework to their students?

Yes

Approximate hours of homework given

Depending on age group, language ability, course difficulty.

Uniform required

Yes. We have a regular and PE uniform requirement.

Waiting list

Waiting lists are implemented anytime a grade reaches it's maximum capacity.

Entry evaluation for students

We require an assessment test for all incoming students.

Brief description of entry evaluation required

We assess English and Math for all incoming students, and reserve the right to administer any additional assessments in some cases.

Deadline for registration (new academic year)

Our rolling admissions policy doesn't have a deadline.

Students can join after academic year begins

Yes

Percentage of students who pursue further education post-graduation

100%

External examinations/assessments available

Measures of Academic Progress, Advanced Placement Tests, WIDA, SAT, EasyCBM.

Results in these examinations

Our students generally score above grade level in Math and English.

Do students practice religion at the school? What religion?

No, ASB is not affiliated with any specific religion.

School bus service available

Yes, we have school vans which service an area approximately 20 minutes from the school.

Dedicated staff/programs for students with special learning needs

We have limited support for children requiring specialized programs.

Learning support offered

We offer limited pull-out and counseling services.

The school supports gifted, able and talented students

Outside of classroom differentiation, we offer our gifted students enrichment programs and various opportunities to join workshops and competitions.

Student access to education psychologist

We have an educational psychologist on our staff.

School start time

7:35 am

School finish time

2:30 pm

Supervised care before/after school

We offer after school options for our families.

Extracurricular activities or clubs offered

We always offer options in sports, arts, performing arts, music, academics, and special interest. The offerings change every quarter.

School provided lunches

Yes

Food alternatives for special dietary needs (ie. vegan, kosher, halal etc)

Yes. ASB staff prepares all food on premises and offers options for students with special diets.

Sports activities included

PE (all sports), swimming, dance and movement.

Sports facilities at the school

Soccer field, athletic court, auditorium, swimming pools, and access to Racquet Club next door.

Sports teams or sport competitions available for students

We compete in most sports at the BISAC or TISAC level.

Qualities and characteristics best defining the school

The American School of Bangkok strives to excel in the international educational community. Our graduates are prepared to be critical thinkers, independent learners, effective communicators, and global citizens.

Teaching approach of the school

The philosophy of The American School of Bangkok centers around promoting excellence in children and youth in the following interpretations:
Laying the foundations of societal relationships among students, embodying the love and affection for teachers, friends, family and for other human beings;
Emphasizing scholastic achievements among students in the arts and sciences and the general and applied knowledge on an uninterrupted and continuous basis;
Contributing toward the creative and athletic achievements of the students in such a way that the mind vibrates and the body moves; and
Preparing for the future good citizenship and fraternity amongst students and the outside world.

Location

Get in touch with the school

Contact email: bartek.moskwa@asb.ac.th
School's webpage: www.asb.ac.th/sukhumvit
Address: 59-59/1 Sukhumvit Road Soi 49/3 Wattana, Bangkok 10110 Thailand