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Sixth Form boarders during Academic Development Time

November 20, 2020

Time to review and reflect on the days learning is an essential element of our boarding provision. Sixth Form students benefit from the opportunity to work collaboratively with fellow students in the evenings as they prepare for their mock exams. Each evening they are supported by members of the academic team and resident house staff […]


Year 3 HAVE “BEAN” BOTANISTS!

November 20, 2020

Year 3 have “bean” very busy investigating germination in Science! The pupils placed beans in different conditions relating to light, heat and water. They made predictions about which beans would germinate or not. The children then observed the beans every few days and recorded the results of what was happening in each bag. It became […]


Nama’s Achievement in the NICFD Short Film Competition

November 18, 2020

Earlier this term, Nama Year 7 participated in a Short Film Competition hosted by The National Institution for Child and Family Development (NICFD), Mahidol University. The aim of the project was to raise awareness among children about the importance of safety skills. Nama shows us her creativity, determination, and was a true risk-taker by taking […]


BIST Housemistress Completed Advanced Certificate in Boarding from BSA

November 18, 2020

Congratulations to our housemistress Mrs Sullivan on the completion of her Boarding Schools’ Association (BSA) Advanced Certificate in Boarding. This certificate is an internationally recognised qualification, which aims to develop knowledge in pastoral care and overall wellbeing of International students in boarding.


BIST Boarding Prefects 2020

November 17, 2020

Meet our Boarding Prefect Team! Throughout this academic year, they will work together to represent the student body, organise educational and social events and help to maintain a positive environment in both boarding houses. Click HERE to learn more about our Boarding Prefects.


IPQ for Sixth Form

November 16, 2020

This academic year we have introduced the Cambridge International Project Qualification (IPQ) to further enhance the academic experience of our Sixth Form students.


BIST Fund Raising for Operation Smile

October 16, 2020

Yesterday we hosted the Smile Club stall to raise money for Operation Smile Thailand. We raised 4000 Baht from the sale of bracelets, bookmarks and keychains along with a raffle of some soft toys. Thank you to all the parents and students for your support with donations. เมื่อวานนี้ นักเรียนจากชมรม Smile Club ได้ตั้งซุ้มขายสินค้า ประกอบไปด้วย สร้อยข้อมือ ที่คั่นหนังสือ […]


BIST Black History Month

October 16, 2020

Secondary Assembly: Year 13 History students launched this year’s Black History Month by leading an assembly centred on activism and anti-discrimination. They encouraged students to learn from past events, such as the Civil Rights movement and the Black Power organisation, to better understand modern, global forms of activism like the Black Lives Matter campaign. The […]


Year 2 Science – Animals and Humans

October 15, 2020

This term, Year 2 Science lessons have been on the theme of ‘Animals Including Humans’. We have been looking at growth and survival of different animals around the world and part of our learning has been about which animals lay eggs and which give birth to live young. We have also been focusing on what […]