WEEKLY ROUNDUP – 29TH NOVEMBER 2019

Outstanding Cambridge Learner Awards 2019

Celebrations were called for this week when the outstanding academic achievements of three of our Sixth Form Students were recognised at the Outstanding Cambridge Learner Awards 2019.

A huge congratulations from all of the community to Muskan who received an Outstanding Cambridge Learner Award for Information Technology in June 2019: Top in the Country! Well done too Mr Blakemore and the Maths and ...

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Bulldog Cup 2019 Report

Bangkok Prep was excited to host its first swimming competition of the year with a new event called the Bulldog Cup!! 9 teams visited our fantastic 50m swimming pool facilities with over 200 swimmers competing. Bangkok Prep had a huge turnout with 58 swimmers competing in our glorious pool. Ages ranging from 9 to 17 year olds raced in a total of 10 different events.

Our Primary swimmers mainly train ...

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Key Stage 4 & 5 School Photographs – Monday 2nd – Wednesday 4th December

Please note that the Key Stage 4 & 5 School Photographs will be taking place from Monday 2nd - Wednesday 4th December. 

Key Stage 3 School Photographs will take place from Wednesday 8th - Friday 10th January 2020

Primary School Photographs will take place from Monday 10th - Friday 14th February 2020

Dear Parent or Guardian

 

RE: KS4/5 SCHOOL PHOTOGRAPHS - SECONDARY

This ...

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The Head of Secondary writes…

Value of the Month is Internationally Minded
Bangkok Prep: Beyond our Campus

What is a school without teachers and students? We found out the answer this week, and, while it is still a beautiful set of buildings and a lovely place to work hard, the heart of the school has been missing. I am very glad all our secondary students, teachers, teaching assistants, technicians and learning mentors ...

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The ‘Green’ Winter Fair – Saturday 7th December

The annual Bangkok Prep Winter Fair is almost here again!

This year’s theme is sustainability, eco-friendliness and green responsibility, making this our ‘Green’ Winter Fair, which will be held on Saturday 7th December from 2.00-6.00pm at the Primary Campus, Sukhumvit 53.

The annual fun swimming competition “Puppy Cup” will be hosted on the same day at the Primary Campus starting at ...

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University Guidance Counsellor Conference at Cambridge University

Our University Guidance Counsellor, Lucy Lee Allen, has spent 2 days this week visiting different colleges at Cambridge University, speaking to admissions officers, getting the latest advice on the admissions process and enjoying a mock Medieval History supervision.

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Harry Reid – Meet the Teacher

Qualifications
Bachelors Degree in Psychology and Sociology (Nottingham Trent University, UK)

PGCE in Primary Education (University of Reading, UK)
What is your background?
I started my teaching career at a small school back in Reading, England where I taught Year 1 and Year 2.  It was the primary school that I attended as a child which was lovely to go back to after so many years. After being ...

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Phuket Soccer 7s 22nd-23rd November 2019

On Thursday 21st November 30 students and 3 coaches from Primary and Secondary made their way to Phuket for the annual Phuket 7s football tournament. After arriving late on Thursday the students got to bed ready for the early start on Friday. Over the course of the tournament each team played 6 or 7 matches in the heat.
Results from the first day:
U11 Girls
BPS- Loss 2-1

DCSG- Loss 5-1

TIS- ...

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KS2 Sports Day – Wednesday 4th December

KS2 Parents are cordially invited to come and support their child as they participate in our annual KS2 (Year 3-Year 6) Sports Day on Wednesday 4th December from 08:45am to 13:30am at Bangkok Prep T77.

Please be aware that the PE department has emailed the Sports Day firefly recommended bookmark page to all KS2 parents today. Please ensure you check your email, so you have all the details before ...

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Secondary Sports Day – Friday 6th December

Secondary Sports Day is on Friday 6th December at the Secondary Campus  T77 and parents are welcome to come and support the events.

 

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Year 3 Residential to Khao Yai

Year 3 Residential to Khao Yai - Thursday 21st November to Friday 22nd November 2019

Last Friday, Year 3 returned to school a little taller, more independent and a lot wiser, after an exciting trip to Khao Yai. Memories had been made and the bonds between the children (and teachers) had strengthened.

Year 3 were waved off on Thursday morning by a crowd of parents displaying a mixture of pride, ...

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Sophie Dand – Meet the Teacher

Before starting at Bangkok Prep, Sophie worked at two independent schools in West London teaching Geography, History, the EPQ and was also responsible for coaching sports teams.
Qualifications
Bachelor’s Degree in Geography (Royal Holloway London, UK)

PGCE (University College London, UK)
Please can you describe your responsibilities as Head of EPQ and Geography teacher?
As Head of EPQ I run, ...

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Whole School Christmas Concert – Tickets now Available

The prestigious Whole School Christmas Concert will take place on Wednesday 11th December 2019 at our Secondary Campus T77 from 16:30-18:30.

The Whole School Christmas Concert is a unique event that sees the finest Primary and Secondary music and drama ensembles unite for a special musical celebration of the festive season. It will be held at the beautiful Secondary Auditorium at T77. Students in ...

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Block D Update

Construction of Block D continues apace on the Secondary Campus.  Timelines are being closely followed and the completion date is expected to be met on time. 

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Reception Present ‘Snowman at Sunset’ – Wednesday 11th December

Save the date - Reception children will be presenting their production of 'Snowman at Sunset' on Wednesday 11th December, from 8.30am. ☃️☃️☃️

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Think Pink – ‘Bulldogs Battle’ Varsity v Staff

We were very excited to bring our very own Think Pink Event to the school community at the Secondary Campus on Friday 22nd November for the ‘Bulldogs Battle’ – Varsity v Staff.

It was a really great occasion and cause. Well done to the SAT for organising a brilliant Sport event. Thank you to everyone that came along to cheer them on!! 📣🏀

   

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Multi-Sport Camp 16th – 20th December 2019

We will be running a multi-sport camp at the Secondary Campus for 7-11 and 12-18 year old groups on Monday 16th to Friday 20th December. For more information please contact K. Nok by email: GatesudaP@bkkprep.ac.th

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Legendary former England cricket player Mike Gatting visits Primary

We were immensely proud to welcome the legendary former England cricket player Mike Gatting OBE to Bangkok Prep on Friday 29th November! Year 6 students were treated to a special once-in-a-lifetime Cricket coaching session from Mike - thank you! 🏏

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TISAC Varsity Boys U18 Basketball vs BCIS

Great win for our Varsity Boys Basketball team v BCIS 66-47 last weekend. Congratulations boys!! #BangkokPrepBasketball

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Bangkok Prep Presents “ALUMNI SOCIAL NIGHT”

Bangkok Prep Alumni are invited to the following Alumni event:

Date: Thursday 26th December 2019
Venue: Atomic Bangkok (The Opus Thonglor Soi 10)

Time: 8pm Onwards
Theme: 90's Kids, 00's Wardrobe
Entry Fee: ฿500 if you pay now, ฿600 at door (details coming soon)
Sign up HERE
#BangkokPrepAlumni #PreppedForTheNight

 

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‘Plant a Plant Day’

Continuing next week is ‘Plant a Plant Day’ – bring your recycled containers in and use them to plant seeds around school and make it an even greener place 🌳♻️🌼

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Primary Children Pay Special Tribute to their Wonderful Fathers!

This week we wanted to pay special tribute to our wonderful fathers!

A few of our featured Father's Day books were:

After our skill focused lesson, we had time to browse and borrow books, make a Father's Day card, or decorate a 'Gingerbread Dad' as a token of our appreciation to our fathers.

Happy Father's Day!

For photos of Primary classes, click here.

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Young Americans Information Session

The Young Americans information session for students and parents will be held on both the primary and secondary campuses at the following times:

🗓️ Tuesday 3rd December

⏰ 12.45 pm – 1.15 pm

📍 Secondary Campus

🗓️ Tuesday 3rd December

⏰ 2.45 pm – 3.15 pm

📍 Primary Campus

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Young Americans Workshop at Bangkok Prep

A very exciting opportunity - don't miss out! Registration for the Young Americans workshop at Bangkok Prep is open now! 👩‍🎤

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Student Enhancement Days coming up in December

Dear Parents and Guardians,

As you may be aware, the Humanities faculty at Bangkok Prep are hosting Year 12 and Year 13 student workshops led by Time2Resources who are specialists in Business and Economics education in December. They are a UK based, leading provider of student conferences and producer of resources and study materials for a range of examination boards. Our workshop leaders, Helen ...

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Save the Date – EconplusDal 2020

Save the date for the EconplusDal event coming up in 2020.....

EVENT DETAILS:

Saturday April 25th and Sunday April 26th 2020
10:00-16:00
Bangkok Prep Primary Campus

www.econplusdal.com

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Bangkok Prep Alumni – Social Media Accounts

Introducing the newly formed Bangkok Prep Alumni!
Follow us to keep updated on news and events the Alumni group organises.
Please check out and follow our other social media accounts as well.
@BangkokPrepAlumni

@BangkokPrepAlumni

@BKPSAlumni

linkedin.com/groups/10486046/

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New Bangkok Prep Sports Social Media Accounts to Follow…

We are very pleased to announce our brand new Bangkok Prep Sports social media accounts on Twitter and Instagram for this academic year! ⚽️🏀🏊‍♂️

Follow them to keep up to date with all of our Sports department activities, competitions and news! Links are below:🥇

Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/bangkokprep_sport/

Twitter: https://twitter.com/BKPSSport

We are ...

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Our Campuses

Primary Campus

Bangkok Prep Primary Campus
23 Sukhumvit 53, Vadhana
Bangkok, 10110

07-700-5858

Secondary Campus

Bangkok Prep Secondary Campus
77 Sukhumvit 77, Vadhana
Bangkok, 10110

02-700-5858