Summer Programmes

The Harrow Bangkok Summer Holiday Programme runs for 3 weeks from the 1st - 19th July. 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 1st March 2019 to receive an early bird discount.  Applications for all courses close on 7th June 2019. 

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

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centre stage theatre group

As a one-off special course we have the Centre Stage Theatre Group visiting from Hong Kong.

CentreStage Studios HK is Hong Kong's premier English speaking performing arts training studio for children and young adults ages 3-18 years.

Their exciting courses will also help develop English speaking skills in a truly creative environment.

This courses costs the same price as the other Summer Courses: 11,500 THB per week, with an early bird discount of 9,900 THB per week. 

            

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For further information about Centre Stage organisation, please click here.


Golf School

This course offers the opportunity for both beginners and advanced golfers alike to learn from our highly experienced Golf Academy Professionals. Beginners will run through an introductory course which will allow students to learn and practice the basic parts of the game, putting, chipping, iron shots and driving. Experienced golfers will be using the latest technologies to analyse and improve their games. Technologies such as, 3-D Swing software, Launch Monitors and Ground Force plates and SAM Putt Lab Professional Putting software.

The course runs from Monday to Friday 1:00-2:30pm. Cost is 5000 THB per week or 1000 THB per day. Students will miss the afternoon learning activity if they choose golf. The minimum age for golf school is 7 years old. 

Day Skills
Monday Beginners orientation basic introduction to golf
Tuesday

Chipping and pitching swings and drills

Wednesday Putting lessons and drills
Thursday Driving lessons and drills
Friday Competitions and assessments

general information

DATES

Students can choose to sign up for only one week, two weeks or three weeks and choose a different course for each week. The dates are:

Week 1: 1-5 July

Week 2: 8-13 July

Week 3: 15-19 July

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.

Medical

Medication    

On arrival please notify the Holiday Programme Office 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

Vicky  Oswick

Lovely Letters and Super Sounds!

2y 6m - 4y 0m 

(Pre-Nursery – Nursery)

Ellie Pape

Finger Gym School... Getting little hands ready to write!

2y 6m - 4y 0m 

(Pre-Nursery - Nursery)

Lynn Henretty-Dunsire

What the Ladybird Heard

3y 0m – 5y 0m 

(Nursery - Reception)

 

Pre-Prep, Prep and Upper School

Teacher

Name of Course

Age

Rani Grover

Train to Hogwarts

5y 0m – 9y 0m 

(Y1 - Y5)

Terry Luna English through Music and Arts summer fun!

6y 0m - 10y 0m 

(Y2 - Y6)

Miles Lipscomb Become a better writer

9y 0m - 12y 0m

(Y5 -Y8)

Karri Nicholson Fairy tale textiles: learning Literacy through creativity

10y 0m– 18 0m

(Y6 - Y13)

Jeremy Southgate

Lord of the Rings Maths Adventure

10y 0m – 14y 0m

(Y6 - Y10)


Transport

Harrow Bangkok offers a bus shuttle service from the centre of Bangkok to the school campus during the Summer 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 Summer boarding programme provides an excellent evening addition to the Summer 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) 17,000 22,000
1 week deluxe course

Including course fees, weekend trip, 7 days total

Excluding flights

35,000 49,000
2 week deluxe course

Including course fees, one weekend trip, 12 days total

Excluding flights

52,000 70,000
3 week deluxe course

Including course fees, two weekend trips, 19 days total

Excluding flights

69,000 92,000

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. 

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

Optional airport collection and drop-off service (4000 THB)

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 (I hour 30 minutes away). Air Asia has both international and domestic flights to Don Muang. Students must arrive on the Sundat to be eligible for the airport collection service. 


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
  • Belle Grand Rama 9 which is about 30 mins to school (23 km)