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Sustainable & Resilient Communities

Service Learning at NIST-Baan Dek@NIST

Baan Dek @NIST

We work in partnership with the Baan Dek Foundation with aims to support greater access to education, healthcare and a safe environment for children and women living in construction sites around Bangkok.

Service Learning at NIST-Chadam Tea

Chadam Tea

Chadam Tea strives to promote the sale of Fair Trade Tea in an effort to support tea farmers in Northern Thailand towards sustainable partnership and community wellbeing.

Service Learning at NIST-Chocofarm

Chocofarm

Chocofarm is a social enterprise that sells chocolate-related products in collaboration with farming families in the southern province of Chumphon, Thailand through fair prices and direct trade. 

CURED

CURED

CURED aims to reduce e-waste in the school community by collecting, repairing, reusing, recycling, upcycling, and repurposing our digital debris, so they do not head directly into landfills.

CURED

FairNIST

FairNIST is non-profit social enterprise that works in the spirit of fair trade to support local communities and farmers in Chiang Mai. We aim to learn together with coffee farmers through trainings, research and development. 

Feminist

NIST Kids Catering

NIST Kids Catering is a group of students utilising positive team spirit and passion for cooking to cater for and sell food at school events, in order to increase the nutritional value of students’ school meals in northern Thailand.

NIST Rooftop Garden

We aim to advocate for locally produced, chemical free, ethical and organically grown fruits, vegetables and herbs in building and caring for the farm-garden on the rooftop of campus. 

Feminist

pRICEless

We aim to support local rice farmers/ our community partner in Roi Et. This small business can empower farmers to reinvest their profits into improving their agricultural practices and we use the profits to support the community school. 

Service Learning at NIST-SecondChance@NIST

SecondChance@NIST

We aim to support the Klong Toey community in partnership with Second Chance Bangkok towards expanding their meaningful work, selling and advocating for their beautiful upcycled products at NIST.

Welcome to NIST International School in Bangkok, Thailand

"The community understands and has embraced the shift from an achievement-oriented to a growth-oriented learning model and its connection to developing lifelong learners."

-- 2018 NEASC Accreditation Report

Welcome to NIST International School

The first and only full, not-for-profit International Baccalaureate (IB) international school in Bangkok, Thailand
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We encourage all families to make an appointment to tour the school. Your visit will offer you a unique view into our community and allow us to provide more in-depth information in order to help you make the best educational decision for your family.

Admissions

First and foremost, thank you for considering NIST as an option for your child. As you explore our site and admissions information, we encourage you to contact us with any questions or concerns you may have about our curriculum, philosophy or any other aspect of the school.

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The IB Philosophy

The International Baccalaureate (IB) does not merely promote a curriculum, but rather a mission to transform the world through education.

Academics

Our community has cultivated a well-deserved reputation for excellence in academics over the past two decades. Being the first full International Baccalaureate (IB) World School in Thailand and a frequent early adopter of programme developments, NIST enjoys an unparalleled relationship with the IB, remaining at the forefront of progressive, research-based teaching and learning.

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Positive Impact

"We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit."
– William Durant – 

 

Activities

NIST encourages all students to push beyond their limits through the Extra-Curricular Activities (ECAs) Programme, which offers more than 300 activities in areas as diverse as sports, drama, music, art, technology, academics, language, and social and environmental activism.

We believe in the power of education

We believe in the power of education

All of the members of the NIST community, past and present, see education as a force that can enlighten and transform.

Welcome to NIST International School

The first and only full, not-for-profit International Baccalaureate (IB) international school in Bangkok, Thailand
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We welcome your inquiry, and would be happy to respond to any queries you may have for you and your family.