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Ascot International School is a British-style school that enhances the UK curriculum with its teaching of Mandarin and the IDBP.
At a glance
School phase
All through
Inspection rating
No rating
Curricula taught
Availability 2020/21
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Availability 2021/22
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Annual fee average
THB 412,000
Annual fees
THB 276,000 - 483,900
Price band help
Mid-range
Status
Open
Opening year
1997
School year
Aug to Jul
Principal
Gary Booth
Main teacher nationality
A mix of nationalities
Main student nationality
A mix of nationalities
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Ascot International School
School phase
All through
Inspection rating
No rating
Curricula taught
Availability 2020/21
radio_button_unchecked No data
Availability 2021/22
radio_button_unchecked No data
Annual fee average
THB 412,000
Annual fees
THB 276,000 - 483,900
Price band help
Mid-range
Status
Open
Opening year
1997
School year
Aug to Jul
Principal
Gary Booth
Main teacher nationality
A mix of nationalities
Main student nationality
A mix of nationalities
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Ascot International School is a British-style school that enhances the UK curriculum with its teaching of Mandarin and the IDBP.

There is a strong degree Britishness to Ascot International School, from its teaching of the UK National Curriculum through to its football training academy. Founded in 1997, this kindergarten/primary/secondary school has also embraced its international setting by adding Mandarin, Thai and the International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme (IBDP) to the curriculum.

Learning throughout nursery, kindergarten and reception is based on the Early Years Foundation Stage Programme and includes child-initiated learning and outdoor learning; specialist classes include PE, swimming, music, Thai and Mandarin. Moving up to primary school and teachers follow the UK National Curriculum, with specialist classes in PE, music, Thai and Mandarin.

The secondary curriculum continues to follow the framework of the UK National Curriculum and works towards IGCSEs at the end of Year 11. Compulsory IGCSE subjects include the core subjects, ICT, business studies or economics, PE, Thai learning and culture, and PSE; optional subjects include humanities, English literature, art and Mandarin. Students then study the International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme (IBDP) in Years 12-13.

Beyond the classroom, and students have plenty of opportunities to act, perform and play sport; the school is most famous for its Ascot Football Academy (AFA). The Ascot calendar is filled with seasonal events, residential visits, house days and concerts.

Ascot caters for all age groups with facilities including science labs, an ICT and electronics suite, music, art and music rooms, student lounge and research library for Years 12 and 13, gymnasium, swimming pool and paddling pool, football pitch, play areas and a mud kitchen.

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