Quick summary of key school information
|Language of instruction||English|
|Native English teachers|
|Extra languages (other than English)|
|Class sizes||Average||13 students / class|
|Maximum||24 students / class|
from: 390,300 ฿
to: 692,040 ฿
School fees range in THB valid for the academic year 2022/2023
Address: 601/99 Pracha-Uthit Road, Wangthonglang, Bangkok 10310, Thailand
Address: 65 Soi Langsuan, Lumpini, Pathum wan district, Bangkok 10330, Thailand
All the details about this school in their own words
|Number of students||
|Number of nationalities represented in the school||
|Most common nationality||
|Ratio of local students to international students||
|Native English speaking teachers||
All Regent's teachers are native-English speakers with the majority (95%) coming from the UK.
|Language support for students not fluent in English||
Regent's International School, Bangkok has an extensive English Language Development (ELD) programme which runs throughout the whole school catering too all age groups. Our English Language Development programme is taught by fully dedicated specialist English teachers who accelerate their language acquisition until they are ready to enter mainstream classes. What this means is assigned time in ELD classes that focus solely on this aim and purpose.
|Additional language classes offered by the school||
Japanese and Mandarin
|Max. number of students per class||
15 for Early Years, 24 for the rest of the school (Primary, Secondary and IB).
|Average number of students per class||
|Does the school employ teaching assistants?||
Every classroom in Early Years and Primary have 1-2 teaching assistants.
|Use of technology in the classroom||
The use of technology is encouraged throughout the school. In Secondary, students are required to bring their devices (iPad or laptops) to collaborate via Google Classrooms in and out of class. At Regent's we use Google Apps for Education as our platform for staff and students. This will mean students can be in touch with their school work wherever they are, no need for thumb drives – their work will always be secure and available from the cloud. They will also have a school email address which gives them more security in communication with others in the school community.
|Do students practice religion at the school? What religion?||
As an international school with a huge array of different backgrounds, cultures and religions no one religion is practiced at the school but all are respected.
|How does the school accommodate non-religious students or students of a different religion?||
|External examinations or assessments available||
IGCSE in Year 11
|Results in these examinations||
Every year Regent's students outperform the global average and often achieve some of the best scores in Thailand for the International Baccalaureate . In 2015, the graduating IB class scored the best average score in Thailand with an average score of 36 (the global average was 29) and a 100% pass rate. IGCSE students also do exceptionally well - in 2016 87% of our students gained five A*- C grades (UK average 67%).
|Do teachers assign homework to their students?||
Students receive homework on a daily basis suited to their current subjects and levels.
|Approximate hours of homework given||
Year 7, 8 and 9 have 20-30 minutes homework per subject, per homework session, Year 10 - 12 have 30-40 minutes homework per subject, per homework session and Year 12 and 13 have homework after every IB lesson.
|Percentage of students who pursue further education post-graduation||
Around 96% of students attend higher educational institutions, some of which are the best in the world.
|Dedicated staff/programs for students with special learning needs||
In Primary we have a full time Learning Support teacher and Counsellor.
|Learning support offered||
In Primary Individual Educational Plans are in place to aid the support of these students as well as 1:1 and group support. Specialised assessments take place throughout the year to establish their progress.
|The school supports gifted, able and talented students||
A gifted and talented programme is in place across the school. We have scholarships for students that excel in their choice of fields like music and academics.
|Student access to education psychologist||
We are able to refer families to a trusted psychologist.
|Entry evaluation for students||
|Brief description of entry evaluation required||
From Year 3 and above students take the CAT 4 test and reading test. For entry to Secondary, an interview with Head of Secondary is also required. Whereas for Primary, students are required to attend trial classes where class teachers can evaluate them.
Yes, in some year group.
|Deadline for registration (new academic year)||
There is no deadline, we accept children throughout the academic year.
|Students can join after academic year begins||
We often allow students to join an academic year that has already started providing it does not disrupt exams or other academic activities.
|School start time||
School officially starts at 7.50 am but is open and active from 7 am.
|School finish time||
This depends on whether extra-curricular activities are taking place. Classroom lessons finish at 2:30 pm for Primary and 3.00 pm for Secondary but activities can run until 3.30 pm to 4.00 pm.
|Supervised care before/after school||
During a normal school day, there will be teachers on duty from 7.00 am until 4.00 pm.
|School bus service available||
A school bus service is available to several locations across Bangkok.
|School provided lunches||
The Primary and Secondary buildings each have their own cafeteria.
|Food alternatives for special dietary needs (ie. vegan, kosher, halal etc)||
All dietary requirements are catered for.
Students are required to wear their correct uniform at all times apart from the following:
|Extracurricular activities or clubs offered||
Regent's offers a great deal of extracurricular activities for the students to choose from. Below are just a few of whats on offer:
|Sports activities included||
Football, tennis, badminton, basketball, Tee-Ball, swimming, dodgeball, tag rugby, gymnastics and dance.
|Sports teams or sport competitions available for students||
In Primary we have Under 9 and Under 11 teams, and in Secondary we have Under 13 and Under 15 teams. We are also part of FOBISIA which brings together schools for inter-school competitions across Asia. We enter the games each year. We are also part of TISAC and compete competitively with the other schools in the region.
|Sports facilities at the school||
Fully equipped auditorium/sports hall, FIFA certified artificial turf, swimming pool, smaller football pitch for younger students, basket ball court, tennis courts.
|Qualities and characteristics best defining the school||
As a school we're proud of our international community that treats everyone that comes through its doors as an individual. Though we do very well academically and our graduates secure places at some of the top universities in the world including Cambridge and Cornell, we understand that this is not the be all and end all. This means being a "family" and not a "factory" as we provide bespoke quality education that brings out the best in every child. As a medium size school its easy to achieve this and small class sizes allows each student to get the attention and support they deserve.
|Teaching approach of the school||
As the only Round Square school in the city the school's teaching approach differs slightly to the other international schools in the region. Round Square is an organisation of over 170 schools worldwide who share a belief in their approach to education. Round Square schools are connected by their shared ethos that embeds Internationalism, Democracy, Environmental stewardship, Adventure, Leadership and Service to others throughout everything that we do. Together these ‘pillars’ forms what is more commonly known as the acronym ‘IDEALS’.