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International School Bangkok

International School Bangkok

39/7 Soi Nichada Thani, Samakee Road, Pakkret, Nonthaburi, 11120, Thailand

+66 2 963 5800



International School Bangkok
School type Co-educational Day
Founded 1951
Status Private
Head of School Dr. Sascha Heckmann
Language of Instruction English
Co-ed Age Range 3-18 years
Number of pupils 1,800
Average Class Size 20
Authorised IB Programmes IBDP
Diploma Coordinator Justyna McMillan
Associations CIS, IB, NAIS, EARCOS, ISAT

International School Bangkok (ISB), widely recognized as one of the world's leading international schools, was the first to be established in Thailand. Opened on the grounds of the U.S. Embassy in 1951, ISB has proudly provided a high-quality international education to students from over a hundred nationalities and is the pioneer International Baccalaureate school in Thailand.

ISB is a learning-focused, US-accredited, IB authorized, independent Pre-K to Grade 12 school offering a challenging international curriculum to a multicultural and multilingual student body of over 1,800 students from 60 different nationalities. The school is a member of the Interscholastic Association of Southeast Asia Schools (IASAS). Learning at ISB is informed by leading educational research and global best practice, incorporated into North American and International Baccalaureate Diploma frameworks.

ISB has long valued its globally-minded, inclusive and vibrant community and its strong culture of care. ISB is committed to encouraging students to follow their passions in academics, the arts, athletics, and many other areas both in and out of school. ISB maintains a constant focus on quality with respect to learning, faculty, leadership, professional development, and world-class facilities.

ISB graduates attend colleges and universities around the world. ISB takes great pride in the accomplishments of thousands of alumni who are enriching our local and global communities.

Located in the safe and beautiful community of Nichada Thani, ISB's 15-hectare campus houses world-leading facilities purpose built to align with the multitude of subjects and activities on offer for students. These include state-of-the-art performance venues and studios, international standard sports facilities, fully-equipped science and design labs, innovative libraries and learning spaces, and cutting-edge technology integrated across the school.

Through outstanding teaching and learning, ISB inspires students to achieve their academic and personal potential; be passionate, reflective learners; become caring, global citizens, and lead active, healthy, balanced lives. ISB's is to vision is to enrich communities through the intellectual, humanitarian and creative thoughts and actions of our learners.