The International School of Samui is one of the oldest international schools in Koh Samui and is a fully accredited international school. It is the only school in the island authorised to teach the British curriculum.
This academic institution enrols students from 2 to 18 years of age. The school is a British school at its core, and boasts of great academic results at all ages. The most recent results in the IGCSEs were a 100% pass rate for the A* – C grades in five subjects, and well over ninety per cent when taking into account all fourteen subjects- which is well above the national average of secondary results in Britain.
The school offers an extensive and stimulating curriculum covering a wide range of subjects and skills. It also offers comprehensive programmes of after-school activities and school trips and excursions. The school is designed to make learning enjoyable and strives to give every child the opportunity to develop a sense of confidence in themselves.
The International School of Samui was founded in 2007 and includes the community as its centre of existence. The school creates a positive and dynamic forward thinking environment where students feel happy and get the opportunity to make a difference.
The headmaster (who is also the founder) leads a dedicated team of qualified teachers who are passionate about supplying the best possible learning experience, with the purpose of guiding academic achievement, fostering well being, and nurturing extra curricular participation. The aim is for each student’s individual potential to be fully realised, in order to lead enriching and successful lives.
It offers extensive facilities to students to provide the essence of the British ethos education. The school has various extra-curricular activities that foster team building and cooperation among our students.
The facilities include a black box drama theatre, an air-conditioned sports hall, a swimming pool, science laboratories, student common rooms, design and technology room and much more.