International School Bangkok (well known as ISB) was established in 1951 as the International Children’s Center on the ground floor of the US Embassy. It was the first international school in Thailand and mainly catered to families of employees of the US embassy, at the time.
The ISB community is one that learns, creates, and enriches others. As one of the highest rated international schools not only in Thailand but in Asia, ISB practices a world renown, challenging, and accredited international curriculum of both the North American and International Baccalaureate (IB) frameworks- but is actively supplemented with global best practices and industry leading academic research.
The school follows a vision to enrich communities through intellectual, humanitarian and creative thoughts and actions of their learners. The mission of the school is to provide an outstanding teaching and learning environment which inspires students to achieve academically and otherwise.
The school team works hard in helping students reach their full potential. It encourages students to be passionate, reflective learners and be caring global citizens. This will help them lead healthy, active and balanced lifestyles.
The school actively equips students to become confident leaders in meeting the ever evolving expectations of the modern world, by supplying the students with the skills and knowledge base to become fully functioning, contributing citizens of a global society.
The International School Bangkok guiding attributes include value-driven, socially-intelligent, self-managing, creative, globally-minded and adaptable. The school’s values are care, integrity, commitment, gratitude, courage, balance, respect and responsibility.
The school has thoughtfully defined the kind of learning they want to follow and that reflects in the way students grow up in the school. The school offers all the levels from preschool to secondary levels.
It follows the IB curriculum. The school offers a number of co-curricular activities such as basketball, football, softball, baseball, gymnastics, rugby, swimming, tennis and other things.