Christliche Deutsche Schule Chiang Mai is a Christian German school in Chiang Mai offering German-speaking education in Thailand. It offers education to students from preschool up to secondary levels according to the German Abitur curriculum and combines general education goals with Christian values.
The school name translates to the Christian German School Chiang Mai, and as the name implies, it is a German school abroad, with staff support and finances subsidised by the German Foreign Office. Housed at this campus are the kindergarten, primary school, secondary school, right up to the general entrance qualification exam for German universities known as the German National Abitur (DIA).
Graduates from this school are qualified for access to German and international higher education across the world. The school creates a welcoming environment with a green campus and a natural setting. Students feel comfortable here and develop healthy friendships with each other.
Students learn in small groups and work on their homework together which helps in harnessing a spirit of cooperation. The school follows Christian values with a focus on personal development and supports students in their path to personal discovery and growth. It works on developing personal skills such as responsibility, social skills, friendliness, confidence, environmental awareness and other things.
Christliche Deutsche Schule Chiang Mai describes itself as a cosmopolitan school where students learn from each other. The school promotes intercultural encounters with the people of Thailand and beyond. The school grounds are welcoming and the generally warm atmosphere are hallmarks of the CDSC experience.
Apart from academia, the school schedule includes extra-curricular activities which are done everyday afternoon after the lunch break. First there is a homework guidance period followed by supervised free time for the younger children, with activities including sports, games, smaller-scale projects, reading in the library.
The school also teaches multiple languages to children which includes English, Thai, German and other languages.
83/1 Ban Bua Krok Nua T. Tha. Wang Tarn, A. Saraphi Chiang Mai 50140 Thailand