Art & Design Academy

BISP’s ‘Be Inspired’ Magazine 2017-2018

BISP Teacher Julie Clarke tirelessly worked with student editors and our graphic designer to put together the new ‘Be Inspired’ 2017-2018 magazine. Here it is on Issuu.

Buy your tickets – Bugsy Malone at BISP

Bugsy Malone, known to millions from the film starring Tatum O’ Neil, is our upcoming KS3 production at British International School, Phuket. We have a sparkling cast of mini-hoodlums with other assorted lively characters. The production will take place at 6.00pm in the Auditorium on June 19th and June 20th. There will be no day-time […]

Reducing pollution, one musical at a time.

Come and watch the Litter Muncher musical at British International School, Phuket Primary Hall at 1pm on 5th, 6th & 7th June. There is an increasing global awareness of our world and no more so than at BISP, where we are developing a variety of strategies to reduce our global footprint. The students in KS1 and […]

Primary bookmark competition 2018

The Primary Library’s annual bookmark competition’s theme this year was “My Story“. Participants were asked to draw a scene from a story they wanted to be in. A number of designs were made, and the winner for each year group was announced during book week. Their designs was sent to print, and the bookmarks are now […]

Class of 2018 Graduates; Congratulations!

Congratulations to BISP Class of 2018 on their Graduation today!

BISP student performs in Hong Kong & Manila

BISP student Andrea recently had the opportunity to open for rock band “The Script” as part of their World Tour in both Hong Kong and Manila. She performed her own material live, which will also be a part of her forthcoming album. “Andrea has been a regular participant in a variety of the school’s musical events […]

Going The Extra Mile

British International School, Phuket’s Dale Ford was awarded the Spring 2018 (Going the Extra Mile) GEM award from the International Association of College Admissions Counselling (IACAC). Dale is a University Counsellor at BISP. He has received many prestigious awards during his 27 year career in international school counselling. Including the “Peter Hauet Lifetime Achievement Award” in 2016, his profession’s highest member […]

A year in the life of the BISP BISTEK team 2018

As we head towards the final 6 weeks of this academic year, it is right that we make it a point to reflect and celebrate the work of BISTEK, BISP’s very own student-led technical team! The team is currently made up of 16 students ranging from Year 9 – Year 12. They meet once a week […]

BISP Yearbook 2017-18 Advertising Opportunity

At the end of June 2018, each BISP family will receive a copy of the BISP Yearbook for 2017-18. This book showcases the learning opportunities and events which students have enjoyed throughout the past school year. Advertising opportunities within the Yearbook are possible and details are listed below. The deadline for design work is May […]

NYU Abu Dhabi invites BISP University Counsellor

On April 27 – 28, BISP University Counsellor Dale Ford flew to Abu Dhabi as a guest of New York University’s global campus located there. He learned about NYU Abu Dhabi’s academics, undergraduate research programmes, student life, and alumni accomplishments. Mr. Ford met with admission officers, faculty members and students, toured the campus and residence […]

Good luck BISP Year 13 students!

Today (April 6th) was the last day of formal lessons for the BISP Year 13 students. All at British International School, Phuket bid them farewell and good luck on their upcoming IB Diploma examinations.

Harvard, Stanford, Dartmouth, Wellesley visit BISP

It’s not just tourists coming to Phuket in record numbers each year. So are university admission officers. In this academic year, the British International School, Phuket has welcomed admission officers from 150 institutions from 18 different countries. This is the highest number of admission officers to come to BISP in the history of the school. Phuket […]

BISP 2018 IB Visual Arts Exhibition

The 2018 IB Visual Arts Exhibition opened on March 19 and showcases 5 talented students with a total of 55 pieces of work on display at British International School, Phuket. Visiting Artist Rapeepong, an alumni of BISP, opened the 2018 exhibition. Mr Rapeepong was a semi-finalist in the young artist in Thailand awards in both 2010 and 2011. He […]

LiveStream – Oklahoma The Musical final show tonight!

Oklahoma The Musical, is the love story of Curly and Laurey, with a supporting cast of singing and dancing Farmers, Cowboys and their Girls, and has enthralled audiences at British International School, Phuket. The final show tonight has sold out, but BISTEK, our very own student-led tech organisation, will be live-streaming the performance for your […]

BISP athletes shine at Tennis 4s Tournament

During the March 30-April 1 weekend, BISP hosted the 3rd Tennis 4s event hosting Bangkok Patana School and St. Andrews International School Bangkok. With over 150 matches taking place over the 3-day affair, this was BISP’s most successful Tennis 4s event to date. From the 6 main draw events BISP took 1st place in 4, […]

Tickets now available for Oklahoma The Musical at BISP!

BISP’s Secondary Musical – Oklahoma will be performed on April 2nd, 3rd and 4th at 6pm. Oklahoma is one of the earliest and most popular musicals. It tells the love story of Curly and Laurey, with a supporting cast of singing and dancing Farmers, Cowboys and their Girls. Tickets are on sale at the CIS […]

IB Year 13 Visual Arts Exhibition

Jungle Sketchbook, the 2018 International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma Programme Visual Arts Exhibition will be opening on 19th March at 3pm on the ground floor of the MTB at British International School, Phuket. It will also feature artwork from IB Visual Arts 2012 Alumni Rapeepong Suwannakarn.

LaunchX

LaunchX is a world-wide entrepreneurial program for high school students with their flagship location at MIT (Massachusetts Institute of Technology) in Boston, USA. The mission is to showcase students’ passions and ambitions to solve real-world problems by launching their own startup companies. Each year, LaunchX releases a problem for students to solve. This year’s was […]

BISP Year 2 hosts Art Exhibition

BISP Year 2 marked the end of their Unit of Enquiry ‘Art Reflects the Environment’ with an art exhibition staged across all three Year 2 classrooms and outside in the surrounding trees. After studying artists who make differing use of their environment, the children created their own artwork inspired and influenced by what they had […]

2018 World SketchNote Day celebrations this Thursday at BISP!

Last year, we set out to create one of the world’s largest sketchNotes by inviting all members of the BISP community to contribute in the Conference Room. Please click here for insight on last year’s celebrations. This year, staff, students and parents are invited to contribute once again as we work to create a massive visual […]

Congratulations to our past and present IGCSE Cambridge Outstanding Learner Achievers

Congratulations to our 2017 Outstanding Cambridge Learner Award winners. BISP has a history of excellent IGCSE results as well as Top in Thailand and Top in the World prizes from Cambridge International Education. Our students go on to be very successful in the final years of High School and then enter Universities around the world. […]

Life At BISP # 3

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Live stream today at 1pm: Ebenezer – A Primary Production

Today’s 1pm performance of Ebenezer by BISP Primary will be live streamed on our student-led Youtube channel. A treat to watch – if you can’t make it to campus, tune into the following link and please share with your friends and family. Live stream link: www.youtube.com/bistekphuket/live Link after streaming ends: www.youtube.com/bistekphuket We hope you enjoy […]

Cinderella the Pantomime – performances next week at BISP

Our Secondary Drama students are pleased to present ‘Cinderella’ a traditional Christmas Pantomime on Thursday 7th December at 6pm and Friday 8th December at 4pm in the Auditorium.   Come along and enjoy this lighthearted humorous version of a traditional story featuring the familiar characters of Cinderella, Buttons, Prince Charming, The Wicked Stepmother, Ugly Stepsisters, Fairy […]

Life At BISP #2 – a snapshot

You can click here to view the video The clip showcases a selection of recent activities at our school – British International School, Phuket in Thailand.

Eco@BISP organises plastic cleanup to create art

An up and coming BISP group of students and teachers have organized an exciting art project for Saturday to run during the 2-day Soccer 7s tournament this weekend in order to create awareness about the use of plastic. They are called Eco@BISP, and comprise students and teachers trying to create awareness about environmental problems in […]

World Kindness Day at BISP – ‘spread a little kindness’

Next Monday November 13th is World Kindness day and the whole school will be taking part and spreading kindness. During the week leading up to it each student will write a kind note that will then be randomly distributed to another student in school on World Kindness Day. Students will be able to write down […]

BISP’s Head of Performing Arts joins the Good Morning Phuket radio show

      Mrs Paulette Wilkinson was pleased to be able to talk to the Good Morning Show host DJ Chris last week and to promote our upcoming musical weekend and visiting conductor Jonathan Mann. Click here to listen to the podcast.

Loy Krathong Festival at BISP

By Tanasorn Rojanasingsawad (Year 12) Loy Krathong festival is celebrated annually on the full moon night of the twelfth lunar month, which usually falls during November. There are many stories regarding the origin of this tradition. One version is that Thai people have for a long time been closely involved with the rivers of Thailand […]

Orchestral Musical evening by some of South East Asia’s talented musicians

As part of the Advanced Fobisia Orchestral weekend to be held at BISP, we have two wonderful concerts which are open to everyone. Firstly Maxim Rubstov, a famous Russian flautist will give a recital and masterclass in which he will both play and coach students from BISP and the attending schools. On Sunday at 6.30pm […]

BISP students have fun with art

Last week during activity time over 50 students worked in the Art rooms. Students from all years were in the Ceramics club, Art and Design Academy and prop building for Cinderella. A great afternoon of fun, laughter and creativity.

Life At BISP #1

We hope you enjoy this new series of informal snapshots of Life at BISP! Click here!

BISP IGCSE / IB Art Chiang Rai Trip Highlights

By Year 10 student Hannah Diamond On the fifth of October at 9:05 am, 16 Art students and two teachers left Phuket for Chiang Rai, only to arrive 2 hours later in a land known for its temples, culture and breathtaking mountain scenery. We spent our first afternoon sprawled on floors, tracing and drawing golden […]

BISP Talent Show organised by Year 12 students – come and show your support!

A group of year 12 students are hosting a student led Talent Show open to all ages and acts. Prices for entering are fantastic and all money raised from participation will go towards building a classroom for a school in Cambodia. All places have now been filled and the Talent Show organisers have 20 teams/ […]

BISP Art Department students delight in new pottery wheels

A wonderful day in the Art room last week with Year 13 and 10 Art students trying out BISP’s new pottery wheels.  Miss McGuigan taught students how to throw their first pot.

BISP gathers in remembrance of the Late beloved King Bhumibol Adulyadej

  Short video of the ceremony The BISP faculty, staff and students gathered in remembrance of the Late beloved King Bhumibol Adulyadej,​ to sing the Royal anthem, raise Thailand’s flag to half-mast and observe a moment of silence.