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Phuket International Schools | Property in Thailand

Category : Property Market News | Posted On 2019-10-10 00:00:00

Phuket International Schools


It's estimated that over 115,000 foreign ex-pats live in Phuket Thailand. Some of this population is school-aged children and Phuket has extraordinary international schools for learning.

Below is a list of Phuket International Schools with English-language curriculums with contact information for each school. 

As Phuket is becoming more and more cosmopolitan, education choices on the island have increased for families who own property in Thailand or live in Thailand permanently. 


British International School 

Known for its outstanding holistic education and its remarkably strong academy structure and facilities, this Phuket International School is truly unique and offers both boarding and day students education.

A healthy and exceptional environment with a wide range of academic, artistic, and sporting opportunities, it's quite simply an education like no other.

The British International School (BIS) is an English medium, co-educational, day and boarding school, set within an extensive purpose-built campus. The 39-acre campus houses world-class facilities which enable students to excel at sports, performance arts as well as in their academic studies.

This Phuket International School was established in 1996 and is home to some 850 students from 18 months to 18 years of age. The student population has over 36 different nationalities represented and is divided into two educational sections, primary and secondary schools.

The school's curriculum is based on the English GCSE and IGCSE programs which prepare students for entry to the International Baccalaureate Diploma Program (IB Diploma), an international university entrance qualification, recognized by higher educational institutions in over 100 countries. 

Students lead a balanced, healthy, and happy life while at school.

Location:  59 Moo 2, Thepkrasattri Road, Koh Kaew, Phuket District, 83000 Thailand 

Location PIN:  https://goo.gl/maps/m6c1Fp6xVpnQF6BWA

Phone:  +66 (0) 76 238 711, 076 238 712 

Curriculum:  British IB

Language of Instruction:  English

Ages:  2 to 18

Number of Students:  900

Costs:  266,800 - 840,000 THB

Website:  https://www.bisphuket.ac.th/



United World College Thailand

United World College (UWC) is a 3 program IB school situated in the North of Phuket Thailand welcoming students aged 2 years to 18 years old.

Formerly know as Phuket International Academy (PIA) before becoming United World College. 

An articulated international school with boarding facilities. It is fully authorized to offer all 3 International Baccalaureate Programs of the PYP primary years program, the MYP middle years program, and the DP diploma years program.

UWC welcomes students and currently has a community of over 40 nationalities. The school firmly believes in the importance of a 'Good Heart, Balanced Mind, Healthy Body'. Emphasis is placed on experiential learning outside the classroom and service-learning.

This Phuket International School has a holistic approach to education including embedding Social Emotional Learning and Mindfulness that is blended into the curriculum. UWC is also a Thanyapura not-for-profit affiliate.

Location:  115/15 Moo 7, Thepkrasattri Road, Thalang, Phuket 83110 Thailand

Location PIN:  https://goo.gl/maps/yKfk5AkatGeSmEHs7

Phone:  +66 (0) 76 336 076

Curriculum:  British IB

Language of Instruction:  English

Ages:  2 to 18

Number of Students:  490

Costs:  252,722 - 749,007 THB

Website:  https://uwcthailand.ac.th/



HeadStart International School

Headstart International School Phuket (HeadStart) is a high achieving, co-educational British International School located in the heart of Phuket. It offers the English national curriculum for students aged 2 to 18 years of age.

This Phuket International School is on the British National Curriculum in a global context for students from preschool through the secondary level. The school welcomes students from different cultural and linguistic backgrounds and values diversity as a key component of the curriculum. All core subjects are taught in English and students take Thai and Mandarin classes each week.

The HeadStart curriculum focuses on developing ICT capability from year 1 and prepares secondary-level students for the IGCSE exams in a variety of subjects. The campus is centrally located in Phuket and has an extensive playground and football pitch on the school grounds.

Location:  41/6 Moo 5, Vichitsongkram Road, Vichit, Phuket 83000 Thailand

Location PIN:  https://goo.gl/maps/yKfk5AkatGeSmEHs7

Phone:  +66 (0) 76 612 876

Curriculum:  British

Language of Instruction:  English

Ages:  2 to 18

Number of Students:  700

Costs:  250,000 - 400,000 THB

Website:  https://headstartphuket.com/



Kajonkiet International School

Kajonkiet International School Phuket (KISP) is a new international school offering the British National Curriculum. Hidden away in the quiet area of Kathu, the 21-acre campus provides the facilities to create a fantastic learning environment. There are vast indoor and outdoor learning areas with first-class sports facilities, ICT, and classroom resources.

KISP has an experienced and enthusiastic team of qualified practitioners and currently provides the early years foundation stage (pre-nursery, nursery, and reception) and key stages 1 and 2.

Location:  Soi the Valley 1, Pra Phuket Keaw Road, Kathu, Phuket 83120 Thailand

Location PIN:  https://goo.gl/maps/a8dySkKqhHNh9ffX6

Phone:  +66 (0) 76 684 445 or 089 652 7599

Curriculum:  British

Language of Instruction:  English

Ages:  2 to 18

Number of Students:  1,500

Costs:  241,215 - 384,610 THB

Website:  https://www.kisp.academy/



Quality Schools International

Quality Schools International Phuket (QSI) was founded in order to provide quality education in the English language for expatriates (ex-pats) children living in the international community. This Phuket International School accepts students from nursery to grade 12 and follows an American curriculum.

Locals who want their children to be educated in English are also accepted. The school recognizes that most of the students might only be enrolled for only two or three years and have diverse educational backgrounds.

QSI has 33 schools in 25 countries. In Phuket, the school has more than 100 students. Thai is taught both as a native and a non-native language.

Location:  81/4 Moo 1, Chalermphrakiat Ror 9 Road, Kathu, Phuket 83120 Thailand

Location PIN:  https://goo.gl/maps/a8dySkKqhHNh9ffX6

Phone:  +66 (0) 76 304 312 or 076 354 077

Curriculum:  American

Language of Instruction:  English

Ages:  2 to 18

Number of Students:  110

Costs:  Not published

Website:  https://www.qsi.org/phuket/



Montessori House Phuket International School

Rawai Progressive International School (MHP) was founded in 1998 and is a private school also known by many locals as the Montessori School because of their Montessori educational philosophy. 

The levels taught here are the Children's House Program (kindergarten) for children aged 3 to 6, lower elementary for ages 6 to 9, and upper elementary for ages 9 to 12.

This Phuket International School is located in Rawai next to Friendship Beach in the South of the island.

Location:  14/1 Moo 5, Viset Road, Rawai, Phuket 83120 Thailand

Location PIN:  https://goo.gl/maps/JdWZo1M9KfYVXZX99

Phone:  +66 (0) 76 289 200 or 076 288 281

Curriculum:  Montessori

Language of Instruction:  English

Ages:  3 to 12

Number of Students:  Not published

Costs:  218,400 - 276,700 THB

Website:  https://www.montessori-thailand.com/



Lighthouse Academy

Founded in 2017 by parents and entrepreneurs, Lighthouse Academy (Lighthouse) has a unique vision to help students find their own educational way. Lighthouse endeavors to identify the unique strengths and abilities of each child whilst helping them overcome weaknesses.

While most Phuket International Schools have a one-size-fits-all mentality, Lighthouse's education is completely focussed on the child in a positive, encouraging environment.

Location:  79, Soi Sermsuk, Rawai, Phuket 83130 Thailand

Location PIN:  https://goo.gl/maps/rVsixo9eviPGmZZP6

Phone:  +66 (0) 62 305 0286

Curriculum:  American, Christian

Language of Instruction:  English

Ages:  2 to 18

Number of Students:  Not published

Costs:  188,000 - 238,000 THB

Website:  https://www.lighthousephuket.com/



Berda Claude International School

In today's complicated world, it is more important than ever that our children understand what it means to be a global citizen. At Berda Claude International School (BCIS) Phuket we pride ourselves on our multicultural learning environment and community. Our students don't just become bilingual they become immersed in a number of diverse cultures and communities.

Our student body comprises close to 60 different nationalities which allow students to learn and appreciate all cultures and ethnicities from around the world, while our teachers and staff are globally minded and encourage our students to become inter-culturally adept global citizens.

Location:  28/89 Moo 4, Chalong, Phuket 83130 Thailand

Location PIN:  https://goo.gl/maps/vrRstyYgrCF4R7hf6

Phone:  +66 (0) 76 606 204

Curriculum:  British, French

Language of Instruction:  English

Ages:  2 to 16

Number of Students:  Not published

Costs:  218,000 - 358,000 THB

Website:  https://bcisphuket.com/