Academics

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Curriculum

The curriculum at Wichai Wittaya English Program is primarily derived from the standards and benchmarks of the State of Massachusetts In the United States. Some of the standards and benchmarks from the Massachusetts model have been modified In order to be suitable for an International school In the Kingdom of Thailand.

Wichai Wittaya English Program (WWEP) teachers Implement the curriculum through modern, research-based, student-centered methodologies. Including Inquiry and project-based units of study. All Wichai Wittaya English Program teachers are highly qualified and come to Wichai Wittaya English Program with previous experience In their field of education.

Our learning standards are designed to produce independent learners who are encouraged to:

  • Think, question and communicate.
  • Gain and apply knowledge.
  • Work in a meaningful, purposeful way.
  • Be considerate and compassionate.
  • Respect cultural, religious, regional or racial diversity by encouraging students to treat themselves and others with care and respect.

Some of the key learning areas from nursery to grade 10 are as follows:


  • English Language Arts
  • Mathematics
  • Science
  • Information Technology
  • History and Social Science
  • Health and Physical Education
  • Fine Arts
  • Thai Language and Culture

Library & Research Lab


Wichai Wittaya English Program has a rapidly growing library with books in English, Thai and other languages. Students are provided with a wide variety of fiction and nonfiction books in our library in addition to periodicals such as magazines, newspapers and computer resources.

Music and Arts


The music room is equipped with keyboards, guitars, violins, recorders and more! This is a place within Wichai Wittaya English Program where future musicians may be made. Art brings Wichai Wittaya’s thriving creative talents into an artist of arts and culture.

Technology - I.C.T


The Wichai Wittaya English Program ICT Suite boasts 30 state-of-the-art computers available to our students in the pursuit of knowledge. The computers are equipped with a wide range of authentic software and are all Internet-ready.

Sports - P.E.


Our students learn much more than physical skills through their participation in athletics. The collaborative experience of pursuing and attaining a common goal in athletics is unique, as it is combined with interscholastic competition.
We are proud of our winning tradition. Through this experience, our students are able to develop courage as they take risks, strength while displaying finesse, competitive intensity while exhibiting generosity of spirit, and mental as well as physical endurance.

Extra Curricular


After School Program
The objectives of the After School Program are to develop students’ third language skills, critical thinking skills and to provide them with activities that will develop their minds and bodies through recreational sports. The Program also aims to provide extra homework support for students striving to complete assignments.

Homework Support

Developing English

Developing Math/Science

Piano, Violin or Guitar

Badminton

ESLRs

WWEP students will

  • be independent, self-motivated and active lifelong learners
  • set and pursue high academic goals
  • think logically, critically, reflectively and creatively
  • be self directed, motivated and resourceful
  • apply knowledge confidently and effectively
  • produce quality work
  • be proficient in the use of IT

WWEP students will

  • be informed and responsible citizens
  • express and support ideas effectively and freely
  • cooperate and collaborate with others to achieve common goals
  • respect and value others, regardless of nationality, religion, race or culture
  • be self-disciplined and able to manage conflict constructively
  • be concerned for the environment and its preservation
  • be ready to help others in their times of need
  • be comfortable working with everyone, irrespective of their nationality, religion, race or culture
  • develop high moral and ethical values and a positive self-image

WWEP students will

  • value and understand the importance of effective communication
  • read a variety of printed materials to gain knowledge, for research and pleasure
  • write in a variety of genres for different purposes and audiences
  • create and deliver effective oral presentations
  • understand, analyze and appreciate what is read, viewed or heard.

WWEP students will

  • be aware of fine and performing arts and famous artists
  • understand the role of art in the world
  • have a positive attitude towards the arts
  • be capable of self-expression using the arts
  • be able to produce original work of high quality

WWEP students will

  • know the importance of good health in their lives
  • understand the concept of heath, nutrition and hygiene
  • participate in sports activities enthusiastically
  • demonstrate sportsmanship while participating in sports
  • Understand the dangers of the use and abuse of drugs, tobacco and alcohol