Ivy Bound International School describes itself as a ‘progressive school’ which is committed to bringing out the best in each child. It caters to students aged 1 year 6 months to 7-years old (Nursery through grade 1). The school is deeply committed to delivering the best in every student by concentrating on the individuality of every child.
It is a popular school both among locals and foreigners. It was listed as one of the “Most Beautiful Schools Around the World” in the Business Insider in 2016. The school is committed to developing essential skills among students such as social-emotional skills and academic skills to ensure that students become well-rounded personalities.
Most significantly, it provides the framework for intrinsically motivated learners who become self-confident, self-disciplined, responsible people with the resources to celebrate diversity and reasonably resolve disagreements. They are equipped with the resources in an increasingly complex and global community to become active members and leaders.
The faculty team at Ivy Bound International School consists of primarily American teachers who follow a curriculum which has the right balance of western teaching methods and Asian values and culture. The school follows a culture which teaches students to be respectful and mindful of each other.
The school intentionally keeps the size of each class small to ensure personal attention to each student. The school follows a multi-cultural approach to instil a respect for diversity among students.
Starting off with the Baby Sign programme for kids aged six months and above, followed by the Bear Cubs and Ducklings classes at a year and three months plus and a year and seven months respectively, the curriculum then gets indepth with the Ivy Bound Prep programme for two to three year olds, with a comprehensive K1 to K3 syllabus from the age of three onwards up to six years old, before finally seeing the Grade One programme for six and seven year olds. From the age of two onwards, there are after school language classes specifically in Thai and Mandarin.
Although the school is located in the heart of Bangkok, yet, the campus is nestled inside trees and greenery providing a perfect learning environment to students. The school aims to instil a foundation so that each student becomes a self-confident, self-disciplined, responsible individual.
49 Soi Sukumvit 39, Sukhumvit Road, Khlong Toei Nua, Khet Wattana, Bangkok, 10110, Khwaeng Khlong Tan Nuea, Khet Watthana, Krung Thep Maha Nakhon 1011