Garden International School Rayong
Garden International School Rayong, also known as the Garden International School, Eastern Seaboard (GIS, Thai โรงเรียนนานาชาติสวนระยอง) is located in Ban Chang district, around 170 kilometers to the south-east of Bangkok. It follows the UK National Curriculum in all year groups; at secondary level it teaches IGCSEs and then switches to the International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme.
|Garden International School Rayong|
|Type||Private, International School|
|Head of School||Mrs. Dinah Hawtree|
The school was established in 1994. It offers a British curriculum and has full accreditation from the Council of International Schools (CIS). Its students sit the International General Certificate of Secondary Education (IGCSE) and the International Baccalaureate Diploma (IB)
GIS has a decent academic record. In 2018, 89% of students scored at least five IGCSEs with grades A*-Cs and 40% were graded A* or A. In the IBDP, the average score was five points above the global average at 35. The majority of its students go on to study at universities in the UK, US, Canada, Australia and Thailand.
There are around 480 students representing more than 40 different nationalities. As well as involving all students’ in house activities, the school has a daily programme of extra-curricular activities, with many being run by the teachers and free of charge.
GIS is fully equipped with 2 swimming pools, a football field, library, auditorium and music classrooms.