THE BRITISH CURRICULUM AT ST. ANDREWS INTERNATIONAL SCHOOL BANGKOK
St Andrews International School is an IB school in Bangkok, Thailand. On this page, you can learn more about the curriculum we follow – a version of the National Curriculum for England. This British curriculum is tailored to the needs of our international student community-based in Bangkok, preparing our students for the International General Certificate of Secondary Education (IGCSE) exams and the International Baccalaureate Diploma Program (IBDP).
At St Andrews International School Bangkok we offer an outstanding education for children aged from 2-18 and, from the very start, our National Curriculum is tailored for success in the IGCSE exams in Year 10 and 11. Following taking their IGCSEs here in Bangkok, students in their final two years study the International Baccalaureate (IB). This highly esteemed qualification is a universally recognised university preparatory course, allowing students to build the foundations for success. While following the National Curriculum, at our IB school in Bangkok we take a tailored approach to learning, ensuring all students feel inspired and supported to achieve their full potential.
BENEFITS OF THE BRITISH CURRICULUM
The British educational system is highly esteemed by academic institutions around the world. As a result, the National Curriculum is one of the most popular programmes of study at a vast number of international schools across the globe. Its familiarity and longstanding reputation for excellence make it the first choice of many international families when selecting a private school for their children.
Our school ethos emphasises high achievement within each individual's potential. To achieve this, we provide a tailored approach to learning that takes into account each child's interests and strengths, to ensure all our pupils feel inspired and supported to do their very best and get the most out of their educational experience.
STRUCTURE OF THE BRITISH CURRICULUM
The British Curriculum is broken down into segments referred to as Key Stages. These stages cover your child's school experience from early years right up to high school and university prep, with age-appropriate topics, materials and activities specifically designed for each.
The Key Stages cover year groups and ages as follows: