Christmas Programmes

The Harrow Bangkok Christmas Holiday Programme runs for one week from the 17th - 21st December. Enjoy a combination of lessons and fun activities while developing your English skills at the same time. Why not take on a new challenge and opt to board. You will make new friends from around the world and experience the unique culture of Thailand and the special ethos of Harrow Bangkok. 

Register by 12 October 2018 to receive an early bird discount.  Payment for early bird applications is 26th October. Applications and payments for all courses close on 30 November 2018. 

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Details of course content can be found below. If you have any queries please contact holidayprogrammes@harrowschool.ac.th or telephone our main office on: +66 (0) 2503 7222.


Programmes on offer

early years, infants and juniors

All of our programmes for younger children offer a focus on English while exploring a topic of choice, enabling your child to broaden their language skills while having fun. Children have the option to experience a wide range of activities including drama, writing, story-telling, art, sports, scientific investigation, music and swimming. 

The price of all programmes is 11,900 THB per week, with an early bird discount of 10,500 THB per week. Programmes start daily at 9 am and finish at 2.30 pm. 

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prep and seniors

The summer programmes for our older students are structured towards the more advanced acquisition of English Language skills. Students will explore the intricacies of English through challenging activities which will prepare them for all subjects in the Prep School and beyond. We also offer programmes in Mathematics, Robotics and Engineering and Science alongside a panoply of outdoor activities such as water sports.  

The price of all programmes is 11,900 THB per week, with an early bird discount of 10,500 THB per week. Programmes start daily at 9 am and finish at 2.30 pm. 

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sports and activities

We offer a range of sports and activities programmes for both our younger and older students, from improving football skills and basketball fitness to sailing and water survival skills. 

The price of all programmes is 11,900 THB per week, with an early bird discount of 10,500 THB per week. Programmes start daily at 9 am and finish at 2.30 pm. 

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general information

DATES

The holiday programme runs for one week from the 17th-21st December.

Daily schedule

8:45am

Students to arrive at the Clock Tower.

Early Years courses arrive at the EYC centre.

9:00am

Session 1

10:15am – 10:45am

Break

10:45am

Session 2

12pm – 1pm

Lunch

1pm – 2:30pm

Session 3

Prep age classes and above have sport and games after lunch.

2:30pm

Students collected from Clock Tower

 

Class Size

Class sizes will have a maximum of 20 students (except courses with two teachers). Class sizes over 14 students will have a teacher and teacher assistant.

Uniform

There is no school uniform for Holiday Programmes. Students should be in smart casual clothes.

Equipment

All equipment will be provided. However, students should bring a pencil case for courses with writing. Students in Year 6 and above can bring an iPad to assist learning at the parents’ discretion.

buses for group bookings

If you have made a group booking (more than 8 students) and would like a bus shuttle to your hotel destination please contact Khun Aoi aoi_p@harrowschool.ac.th who will try to assist. Prices may vary.

Medical

Medication    

On arrival please notify Khun Aoi of any medication that needs to be taken during the day so that we can inform the nurse. Two nurses are available on campus (EYC and Prep Building) during the course. A nurse is available 24 hours at Boarding and on Boarding trips.

Insurance

Medical insurance is provided for Boarders (and included in the price). Medical insurance is not included for students on day courses.

recommendations for students with beginner's english

All our courses are adapted to be suitable for ESL learners. However, the following courses are recommended for students with a very basic level of English:

Early Years and Infants

Teacher

Name of Course

Age

Ms. Vicky  Oswick

Lovely Letters and Super Sounds!

2 - 4 yrs

(Pre-Nursery – Nursery)

Charlotte Murawski

Developing Phonics and Language Through Play

4-5 yrs

(Reception-Y1)

Rani Grover

The Polar Express

5-9 yrs

(Y1-Y5)

 

Pre-Prep, Prep and Upper School

Teacher

Name of Course

Age

Rani Grover The Polar Express

5-9 yrs

(Y1-Y5)

James O’Connell

Mad Scientists

7 – 11 yrs

(Y3 - Y7)

Ashleigh Britton Locked Away!

7-11 yrs

(Y3-Y7)


Transport

Harrow Bangkok offers a bus shuttle service from the centre of Bangkok to the school campus during the Christmas Course. The cost per week is 4000 THB per 5 day week (return service). Booking is available on the application form.

Location Emporium Suites, 622 Sukhumvit Soi 24, Klongton, Klongtoey, Bangkok 10110
Pick-up time

7:30 am

Drop-off time Approximately 4:00 pm

boarding options

Our Christmas boarding programme provides an excellent evening addition to the day course.

Our world-class boarding facilities are set within a green and spacious campus, with its very own lake. It is an ideal setting for an adventure camp, located just fifteen-minutes by car from Don Muang International Airport.

boarding fees

COURSE LENGTH FEE INCLUSIONS

EARLY BIRD

THB

FULL COST

THB

5 day regular course Including course fees, 5 days total (Mon - Fri) 19,900 21,500

daily routine

  • 7:30 am
    Wake up time
  • 8:00 – 9:00 am 
    Breakfast at the Hub
  • 9.00 am – 2.30 pm
    School time
  • 2.40 – 3.00 pm
    Snack and juice time at Boarding House
  • 3.00 – 5.00 pm
    After-school activities
  • 5.30 – 7:00 pm
    Dinner 
  • 8.00 – 9.00 pm
    In-house activities (Reading - Writing Diaries - Homework / Games)
  • 9:00/9:30/10:00 pm
    Lights out!

full programme

Sign up for our boarding programme for an adventure filled summer. Improve your English while making new friends from around the region and exploring the exciting city of Bangkok. 

 


boarding information 

Please note that parents of boarders will be contacted again before 17 November in regard to:

  • Optional airport collection/drop-off service (2000 THB cost each way)
  • Information letter and kit list
  • Permission and medical forms

Parents are recommended to book flights to Don Muang Airport (20 minutes away from school) not Suvarnabhumi Airport (1 hour 30 minutes away). Air Asia has both International and Domestic Flights to Don Muang.

Boarding students should aim to arrive on Sunday 16 December between 4pm and 6pm or Monday 17 December morning before 8:30am.


Accommodation 

Accommodation close to the school for parents and non-boarders can be rented weekly or monthly at:

•             Mida Hotel which is about 15-20 mins to school (3.7 km from Harrow). 

•             North Park which is about 20-25 mins to school (7.3 km)   

•             Centara Grand at Central Plaza, Ladprao, Bangkok, a 5 star hotel next to the Central Plaza Ladprao, 14 km  away, around 30 minutes’ drive (during less traffic time) from school


2019 residential options for overseas schools

If any overseas school would like to take advantage of our unique facilities by organising a school residential at our campus, please contact holidayprogrammes@harrowschool.ac.th  

Our confirmed Summer 2019 dates are:

Week One

1 – 5 July 2019

Week Two

8 – 12 July 2019

Week Three

15 – 19 July 2019

Our world-class Boarding facilities can host 200 students suitable for male and female groups. Group discount booking prices would apply.

Course structure is flexible and can be built to meet the needs of particular organisations.