Wai Kru is a traditional ceremony in which Thai students pay respect to their teachers and thank them for providing the knowledge and skills necessary for a bright future. It usually takes place in the new BISP academic year and expresses the deep respect and gratitude students have for their teachers. This year, British International School, Phuket […]
The following paid activities are being offered on site at BISP during the 2018-19 school year. Registrations are open and classes are filling fast for the Flying Trapeze, Aerial Arts & Gymnastics programmes. All levels are offered from complete beginner upwards! Preschool programme is also available for Gymnastics. Please contact the service providers directly for: […]
Last call for ‘Bugsy Malone’ tickets, a KS3 production at BISP on June 19th (Tonight) & June 20th (Tomorrow night). With a sparkling cast of mini-hoodlums with other assorted lively characters, the production will take place at 6.00pm in the Auditorium. Please bring your children in the evening and support our talented students. Tickets are available […]
Tickets for ‘Bugsy Malone’, a KS3 production at BISP on June 19th & June 20th, are selling like hot cakes! Cast members will be selling tickets (Children 50THB Adults 100THB) in the MTB at break and lunch…come along and be splurged! With a sparkling cast of mini-hoodlums with other assorted lively characters, the production will […]
Last weekend, 2 stunning aerial showcases “Once Upon A Time” were held in the BISP Auditorium. They were produced by Mid Air Circus Arts (MACA) and starred over 15 student aerialists as well as several of MACA’s talented instructors. Audiences on both days were dazzled by the high flying performances, which included several first-time performers. MACA would […]
An Indoor Aerial Showcase by the Mid-Air Circus Arts (MACA) & Aerial Performance Academy situated at BISP will be held in the Auditorium on Saturday June 9th at 4pm and Sunday June 10th at 11am. The event will feature 17 student performers from 7 to 15 years of age. Come and be wowed by their amazing performances! Entry Fee […]
Litter Muncher: This week Rock School Pre-exam Concerts: Rock School Pre-exam concert in the Primary Music Room on June 5th at 3:30pm, ABRSM Pre-exam concert in the Secondary Music Department on June 6th at 3pm. Whole School Arts Celebration Evening Everyone is invited for a ‘Whole School Arts Celebration Evening’ (featuring Art Exhibition, Drama Performances, Year […]
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 […]
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 […]
Greenpeace Asia recently contacted BISP Head of Arts Paulette Wilkinson to have the BISP Concert Band perform on their ship, Rainbow Warrior III, when it docks at Phuket Deep Water Terminal this June. Slowly but surely, our students’ musical talents are becoming known to the world! Greenpeace uses Rainbow Warrior III in its environmental awareness campaigns. […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
Several BISP music students took part in the Phuket Youth Talent Competition held at the Hard Rock Cafe on Sunday, April 28th, and 4 of them won awards. Viktor from Year 7 gained first place in his category for his performance of ‘Despacito’ in English and Spanish, World and Daichi, both from Year 12, gained […]
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 […]
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 […]
On March 31st, BISP hosted a Phuket Gymnastics competition designed to give gymnasts of all levels a chance to perform and compete in a fun and friendly atmosphere, to give them a taste of competitive gymnastics. Parents came to support their children and see what they have learnt over the past few months. The 25 gymnasts, […]
The BISP Drama Department welcomed a London, UK-based theatre company to perform and conduct a workshop aimed at our Year 9 students wishing to study IGCSE Drama next year and the current Year 10 cohort on April 24th. The theatre company, named Splendid Productions, is well known for their imaginative performances and creative workshops. The day […]
This year, British International School, Phuket’s Maitai Suriyayunyong won Miss Thailand Teen International 2018. She will soon be representing Thailand at the Little Miss Universe 2018 in the Republic of Turkey. The contest judges contestants based on their talents, personality traits and public speaking skills. Congratulations Maitai!
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 […]
Every year in July, the British International School, Phuket runs it’s exciting Summer School programme. This year, the programme choices include English, Swimming, Football, Trapeze, Gymnastics and Adventure Sports, led by a strong team of qualified and experienced teachers. Students learn new skills, make great friends and enjoy the beautiful island of Phuket! The BISP Summer School […]
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 Secondary Musical – Oklahoma will be performed on April 2nd, 3rd and 4th at 6pm. It is one of the earliest and most popular musicals, and 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 […]
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 […]
Thank you to the BISP Community for such a wonderful International Day celebration today. It was delightful to see our students, teachers, parents and staff proudly wearing their national costumes and colours as we celebrated the 64 Nationalities which make up our BISP family. Thank you to those who gave their time to practice for the cultural stage […]
As we get nearer to BISP International Day 2018, the Music department is busy with students rehearsing and recording their backing tracks. This year’s delightful musical surprise has been “Team Philippines” who have all the moves and the voices to match. Do come and enjoy what will be a superb performance.
Click here for a performance of the Jurassic Park Theme Song Three years ago, British International School, Phuket introduced an instrumental programme in Year 7. BISP provides each student with a concert band instrument which they learn to play during their curriculum music lessons. The initial students are currently in Year 9 and all KS3 […]
Our annual “BISP Unplugged” Concert was held on Monday, February 26th, featuring a wealth of wonderful and memorable performances from our talented students in Years 7 to 13 and our Parent’s Choir. Thank you to everyone who came and supported our students. Click here for more photos of the evening.
The Chinese New Year (Year of the Dog) was celebrated all across campus with many students, parents and teachers wearing Chinese costumes. BISP Primary School hosted Lion dancers and drummers. Click here for photos of the Early Years celebrations Click here for photos from the BISP Sports Hall
BISP’s annual Secondary Unplugged Concert will take place on Monday, February 26th in the Auditorium. The concert will feature performances by the BISP Concert Band, Secondary Singers and Parent’s Choir together with small ensemble and solo performances by our very talented Secondary musicians. Please come and support our students in what will be a very […]
On Tuesday 6th February, the BISP Year 10 IGCSE Drama class attended a Drama Practitioner workshop at KIS. Students studied two practitioners and created a performance piece from the workshops, which they performed at the end of the day for the secondary school students. The day was informative and allowed students to work with other […]
What a wonderful afternoon of entertainment the Primary musicians gave to us on Wednesday. The Cantamus Choir sang beautifully at both the beginning and end of the concert, the String Group showed that they have some developing musicians and we heard some wonderful soloists – vocalists and instrumentalists. The performers really enjoyed having an appreciative […]
Last week, two sessions revolving around Japanese Theatre and Shakespearean plays were organised at BISP and led by Daniel Foley – British actor, writer and performer from The Royal Scottish Academy of Music and Drama. Mr Foley has appeared in over 200 productions across the globe and has extensive knowledge of Japanese Theatre. Students from Years 9 […]
Rehearsals are well underway for our Secondary Musical – “Oklahoma”. Performance dates are April 2nd, 3rd, 4th at 6.00pm with a Matinee on Tuesday April 3rd. It is one of the earliest and one of the most popular musicals telling the love story of Curly and Laurey with a cast of Farmers, Cowboys and their […]
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 […]
What a wonderful weekend of Music making for all 120 students who came together from 8 FOBISIA schools and those who attended the wonderful concerts last month. It was a lucky coincidence that the famous flautist Maxim Rubtsov from the Russian National Orchestra was in Phuket for the festival and just fantastic that he was […]
Last Friday, Drama Teacher Ms Emily Norman spoke with Phuket Radio’s Jason Wilder about our upcoming Secondary Pantomime ‘Cinderella’. Ms Norman and Ms Baker are currently rehearsing with students from years 7-13 in preparation for the performances which take place on Thursday at 6pm, and Friday at 4pm in the Auditorium. To reserve your seat […]
Our Primary students under the direction of Mrs Wilkinson and Ms Gallaher are pleased to present this year’s production of ‘Ebenezer’ which is based on the traditional Christmas story Ebenezer Scrooge. Performed on Monday 11th, Tuesday 12th and Wednesday 13th December at 1pm and also Wednesday 13th December at 5pm in the Auditorium. Tickets cost 50thb […]
MidAir Circus are pleased to announce the continuation of their Gymnastics programme. Starting this Saturday!
Phuket Gymnastics is happy to announce that their new coach has arrived and that she will be running Gymnastics lessons for the last 2 weeks of term starting THIS SATURDAY! BRAND NEW: EARLY YEARS GYMNASTICS for 3 & 4 year olds. Students signing up for the end of term will have priority on spaces for […]
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 […]
Written by Emily Varley, Year 12. A group of year 12 students held talent show auditions followed by a final as part of their CAS project. The auditions took place on Monday November 6th after school from 4-6:30pm. 33 acts consisting of both Primary and Secondary students came along for the auditions. Every act brought […]
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 […]
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.
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 […]
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 […]
Tomorrow and Saturday eight schools from across five different countries will take part in the second annual BISP Breakers Cup U19 basketball tournament. Games tip-off at 8:30am on Friday morning and will feature both the BISP boys and girls Under 19 teams. Shania Larsson (Captain of the U19 girls team) is excited about her last […]
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/ […]
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.