Brighton College International School Bangkok

Bangkok, Thailand

Brighton College Bangkok is the sister school of Brighton College, England's top co-educational school, and has brought Brighton College's extended and innovative curriculum to South East Asia for pupils between two and 18 years old.

Ages taught:

2 — 18

School type:

Co-educational

Day/Boarding:

  • Day
  • Flexi Boarding
  • Weekly Boarding
  • Full Boarding

Curriculums:

  • English National Curriculum
  • Other

Contact:

Kim Meaden-Kendrick

Job title:

Registrar

Places available

Kindergarten
Reception
Year 1
Year 2
Year 3
Year 4
Year 5
Year 6
Year 7
Year 8
Year 9
Year 10
Year 11
Year 12
Year 13
2016/2017
0
3
5
2
1
3
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
2017/2018
2
4
5
6
3
2
2
5
10
8
10
10
0
0
0

Accreditations and memberships:

  • COBIS
School Website

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Welcome

The Brighton College Bangkok campus is truly iconic. Modern, light and airy, these innovative learning spaces will cater for all ages; from immersive, engaging zones in the Pre-Prep through to state of the art accommodation in the Senior School and unrivalled facilities for sports and performing arts. At the heart of our campus sits the unique Learning Resource Centre, which ties the Pre-Prep, Prep and Senior Schools together, and where pupils’ learning extends beyond the boundaries of the traditional classroom. The College will help every child excel academically and develop their talents, interests and passions, valuing their individuality and providing them with inspirational and creative teaching. David Tongue - Headmaster

Headmaster's Welcome

Senior management

Mr David Tongue, Headmaster
Mrs Vanessa Robitaille, Head of Prep School
Mr Jon Wingfield, Deputy Head (Whole College)

School description

Brighton College’s unique approach to education, which emphasises excellence, the individual, tolerance and creativity - will also characterise Brighton College Bangkok. Following Brighton College UK's forward-thinking curriculum, pupils will go on to take IGCSEs and A-levels and will benefit from outstanding pastoral care delivered through a traditional House system. Above all, a Brighton College education will offer all of its pupils a caring, supportive and tolerant environment in which they can thrive and develop a lifelong passion for learning. 
The iconic 20-acre campus is located in the east of Bangkok. Built with ISI-standard facilities, Brighton College Bangkok provides access to the latest educational technology and purpose-built state-of-the-art facilities for music, art, dance, drama, sports and co-curricular activities. 
The Pre-Prep School is currently open for pupils from two to nine years old, whilst the Prep and Senior Schools will open in September 2017. 

Videos

An introduction to Brighton College Bangkok

Class sizes

Kindergarten average class size:

12

Reception average class size:

10

Primary average class size:

12

Kindergarten teacher/pupil ratio:

1 : 6

Reception teacher/pupil ratio:

1 : 6

Primary teacher/pupil ratio:

1 : 7

Term dates

  • 2016/2017
  • 08/09/16 - 16/12/16
  • 05/01/17 - 07/04/17
  • 24/04/17 - 14/07/17
  • 2017/2018
  • 07/09/17 - 15/12/17
  • 08/01/18 - 05/04/18
  • 23/04/18 - 13/07/18

Academic information

Curriculum followed:

  • English National Curriculum
  • Other

Examinations board:

CIE, Edexcel

Sports and extra-curricular activities

Sports:

football, basketball, tennis, touch rugby, swimming, dance, gymnastics, badminton, taekwondo, tee ball
Sport forms an integral part of a pupil’s life at Brighton College Bangkok. All of our pupils experience a wide variety of different sporting activities through Physical Education (PE) lessons.

Extra-curricular activities:

sports, art, drama, music, academic, dance, swimming, community groups, crafts, extended learning
Brighton College Bangkok will offer a diverse co-curricular activities programme for all our pupils which reflects the importance we place on the world outside the classroom.

Admissions

Admission process:

Brighton College Bangkok is a selective school. Our assessment procedures vary depending on the age of entry, but largely comprise of entry tests, interviews or character observations and / or previous school reports and character references. More information at http://brightoncollege.ac.th/applying-for-a-place/application-process/

Admission and language criteria:

Applicants from non-English speaking backgrounds may be required to carry out a supplementary assessment in listening, speaking, reading and writing skills. Pupils with additional learning needs may be required to undertake a specific assessment as determined by the Special Educational Needs Co-ordinator.

Bursaries and scholarships

Scholarships:

Academic and co-curricular scholarships are available. For more information please contact the Admissions Team at admissions@brightoncollege.ac.th

Fees (Annual)

Kindergarten:

฿550,000.00

Reception:

฿550,000.00

Junior Day:

฿655,000.00

Contact

Contact:

Kim Meaden-Kendrick

Job title:

Registrar

School news & events

Further information

Please copy and paste these links into your url address bar for more videos:

This fly through of the Brighton College Bangkok Prep and Senior School gives you a snapshot of what our pupils, staff and parents can look forward to in September 2017.: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4A_fsb3S9OQ - Prep and 

Brighton College Bangkok Summer Beach Party: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jQJFVlGefsA

Brighton College Bangkok: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rSlfRr3vchI

Country:

Thailand

Address:

Krungthep Kreetha soi 15/1, Huamark

City:

Bangkok

Post/Zip Code:

10240

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