Entry Process & Criteria


Junior school

Year 3

(Ages 7+ to 8 years with consideration to summer born children)


The route for all children ages 7+ to 8 years of age who wish to join King's Bangkok, junior school where year 3 classes are based. Application can be made online through the school website. Please fill in all sections of the application form and submit with all requested documents. At this time, parents are requested to pay the Baht 5,000 application fee.

Entry Process All children will be assessed in groups of 6 to 12 children. Each child will have a one to one assessment with a member of the admissions team in Maths, Phonics and Reading. The assessment will end with a whole group session to observe social interactions, focus and ability to follow instructions and complete a short writing task (total time 75-80 minutes).
Supporting documents Supporting documents will have been submitted with the application form. Any additional supporting materials (Eg details of any learning needs, medical conditions etc) must be submitted at this time.
Interview All children will be interviewed by a member of the admissions team. Parents will be interviewed at their child/children's assessment. Parents will also be asked to fill in a short questionnaire relating to their expectations of the school.
Offers Offers of a place will be sent via letter and email within 7 days of the assessment date. Parents will be asked to fill in the letter of acceptance and will be invoiced for the non-refundable Baht 225,000 registration fee. If offered a place on the waitlist, parents will be asked instead to pay a reservation fee.
Next Step Students and parents will be invited to school events held prior to the opening date in September 2020 to build our King's Bangkok community and make new friends. Nearer to the opening date, students will be asked to return to the school to be assessed in English and Thai ability for classroom grouping.

Year 4

(Ages 8+ to 9 years with consideration of summer born children)


The route for all children ages 8+ to 9 years of age who wish to join King's Bangkok, junior school where year 4, year 5 and year 6 classes are based. Application can be made online through the school website. Please fill in all sections of the application form and submit with all requested documents. At this time, parents are requested to pay the Baht 5,000 application fee.

Entry Process All children will be assessed in groups of 6 children. Children will also be expected to take an online cognitive aptitude test, and participate in a group social activity session (total time 2hrs 45 minutes, breaks will be given between each assessment).
Supporting documents Supporting documents will have been submitted with the application form. Any additional supporting materials (Eg details of any learning needs, medical conditions etc) must be submitted at this time.
Interview All children will be interviewed by a member of the admissions team. Parents will be invited to be interviewed at their child/children's assessment. Parents will also be asked to fill in a short questionnaire relating to their expectations of the school.
Offers Offers of a place will be sent via letter and email within 7 days of the assessment date. Parents will be asked to fill in the letter of acceptance and will be invoiced for the non-refundable Baht 225,000 registration fee. If offered a place on the waitlist, parents will be asked instead to pay a reservation fee.
Next Step Students and parents will be invited to school events held prior to the opening date in September 2020 to build our King's Bangkok community and make new friends. Nearer to the opening date, students will be asked to return to the school to be assessed in English and Thai ability for classroom grouping.

Year 5

(Ages 9+ to 10 years with consideration of summer born children)


The route for all children ages 9+ to 10 years of age who wish to join King's Bangkok, junior school where year 4, year 5 and year 6 classes are based. Application can be made online through the school website. Please fill in all sections of the application form and submit with all requested documents. At this time, parents are requested to pay the Baht 5,000 application fee.

Entry Process All children will be assessed in groups of 6 children. Children will also be expected to take an online cognitive aptitude test, and participate in a group social activity session (total time 2hrs 45 minutes, breaks will be given between each assessment).
Supporting documents Supporting documents will have been submitted with the application form. Any additional supporting materials (Eg details of any learning needs, medical conditions etc) must be submitted at this time.
Interview All children will be interviewed by a member of the admissions team. Parents will be invited to be interviewed at their child/children's assessment. Parents will also be asked to fill in a short questionnaire relating to their expectations of the school.
Offers Offers of a place will be sent via letter and email within 7 days of the assessment date. Parents will be asked to fill in the letter of acceptance and will be invoiced for the non-refundable Baht 225,000 registration fee. If offered a place on the waitlist, parents will be asked instead to pay a reservation fee.
Next Step Students and parents will be invited to school events held prior to the opening date in September 2020 to build our King's Bangkok community and make new friends. Nearer to the opening date, students will be asked to return to the school to be assessed in English and Thai ability for classroom grouping.

Year 6

(Ages 10+ to 11 years with consideration of summer born children)


The route for all children ages 10+ to 11 years of age who wish to join King's Bangkok, junior school where year 4, year 5 and year 6 classes are based. Application can be made online through the school website. Please fill in all sections of the application form and submit with all requested documents. At this time, parents are requested to pay the Baht 5,000 application fee.

Entry Process All children will be assessed in groups of 6 children. Children will also be expected to take an online cognitive aptitude test, and participate in a group social activity session (total time 2hrs 45 minutes, breaks will be given between each assessment).
Supporting documents Supporting documents will have been submitted with the application form. Any additional supporting materials (Eg details of any learning needs, medical conditions etc) must be submitted at this time.
Interview All children will be interviewed by a member of the admissions team. Parents will be invited to be interviewed at their child/children's assessment. Parents will also be asked to fill in a short questionnaire relating to their expectations of the school.
Offers Offers of a place will be sent via letter and email within 7 days of the assessment date. Parents will be asked to fill in the letter of acceptance and will be invoiced for the non-refundable Baht 225,000 registration fee. If offered a place on the waitlist, parents will be asked instead to pay a reservation fee.
Next Step Students and parents will be invited to school events held prior to the opening date in September 2020 to build our King's Bangkok community and make new friends. Nearer to the opening date, students will be asked to return to the school to be assessed in English and Thai ability for classroom grouping.