Taking Child Labour out of Supply Chains

Taking Child Labour out of Supply Chains

The International Labour Organization (ILO), supported by the Delegation of the European Union to Thailand and in collaboration with NIST, marked the 2016 World Day against Child Labour with a live talk, calling on young people to be aware of child labour in global supply chains. The live talk on “Ending Child Labour and Unacceptable […]

NIST Officially Launches Partnership with Chelsea FC

NIST Officially Launches Partnership with Chelsea FC

On Friday, 20 November NIST and the ​Chelsea Football Club Foundation officially marked the opening of Chelsea FC Soccer School Bangkok. The soccer school aims to offer opportunities for all young players, male and female, from ages 4 to 16 years old to connect through a very unique and authentic Chelsea FC Foundation programme. Chelsea FC Foundation International Development Manager Ian […]

NIST’s Class of 2014 Sets New Record in IB Diploma Scores

When NIST first opened in 1992, it had already set its sights on the IB programme. One of the few truly international curricula in the world and highly rigorous, the IB perfectly suited the ideals of the young community. Since that time NIST students have gained a reputation for excellence in the IB exams, consistently […]

CIS Recognizes NIST Graduate with International Student Award

The Council of International Schools, one of the three organizations through which NIST International School is accredited, recognizes a small number of students worldwide each year with the International Student Award. Acknowledging the contributions of those who have “demonstrated a clear commitment to sustained interaction with students of the other nationalities, languages or ethnic backgrounds […]

Young Falcon Scores Big in Tournament

Several young NIST Falcon golfers competed in the 2014 Thailand Golf Expo putting competition for juniors, held from May 15th to 18th. Arthit (Earth) Jeeratunyaskul, a Y1 student, won first prize, getting a hole-in-one shot from 30 feet, and earning 10,000 baht in the process! All of our junior golfers had the opportunity to build […]

Falcon Fencing Team Competes in National Tournament

As the popularity of fencing has grown among NIST students, the young Falcon fencers have been increasingly putting their training to the test. Following up on Ping Ping’s (Year 10) success at the 2014 Singapore Cadet Fencing World Cup—where he received a bronze medal—the NIST team took part in the 2014 Thailand Junior & Cadet […]

Magic on Ice

Though Thailand’s tropical climate may make it low on the list for those who follow the sport of figure skating, Thita (Palmy) Lamsam (Year 9) has been busy proving that success on ice is definitely possible despite the heat. Though she’s only 14 years old, Palmy has already earned several major awards and garnered recognition for […]

NIST Student Reaches for the Stars

Only a few weeks ago, NIST student Vanessa Hemmingsen (Year 9) opened an envelope at the NIST campus while surrounded by cameras and grinning friends, to find that she would be competing in The Voice Kids, one of the premiere singing competitions in the world. Her life since has been an exciting—and tiring—whirlwind of activity. […]