Tuesday, 20 Aug 2019

ES Star Kids!

–by Elisia Brodeur– More than 50 ES students, from PreK 3 through grade 5, shared their many performing arts talents on stage in the PAC before a riveted audience of RIS parents, family members, teachers, and fellow students earlier this year. There were so many acts—34 in all—that the show...
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Tuesday, 20 Aug 2019

IB Art Exhibit: “23:59”

–by Pavla Poch– Through hard work, perseverance, challenges, and triumphs, the Y2 IB Visual Arts students showcased the culmination of their work from the past two years at the launch of their art exhibit, entitled “23:59.” The exhibit was a collection of the students’ artwork created for their IB Visual...
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Tuesday, 20 Aug 2019

HS Senior Success Stories

–by Elisia Brodeur– Before their final exams began, the HS junior class gathered to hear 13 seniors talk about their experiences applying to and being accepted into college. These particular seniors had been selected because they had had particular success or challenges as they navigated the college application process. They...
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Tuesday, 20 Aug 2019

Grade 1 Writing Celebration

–by Kelly Patten– First graders are natural storytellers. You would be surprised at how much we know about grandma’s best friend’s birthday party! At the beginning of first grade, students write personal narratives and learn how to zoom in on small moments. So they share about a time they fell...
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Tuesday, 20 Aug 2019

Grade 7 Peace Conference

The goal of this grade 7 humanities unit is for students to learn about, spread awareness of, and suggest solutions to world conflicts. The 7th graders get to choose one of three current conflicts to study in depth: the Rohingya crisis in Myanmar, the conflict in Sudan, and the Syrian...
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Friday, 09 Aug 2019

Classic All-American Musical Bye Bye Birdie “Rocked” the PAC!

–by Sarah Abrams–   The 2019 musical production of Bye Bye Birdie, which featured performers from all sections of RIS—and even some parents—was the result of more than four months of intense preparation by students, teachers, and crew members. During that time, the performers learned choreography for several dance numbers, mastered...
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Friday, 09 Aug 2019

Ad Astra Day at Ruamrudee International School Ratchapruek Campus

–by Sudarat T. Attanawin, Director of Strategic Initiatives/HR– RIS administrators and a group of over 140 prospective RIS Ratchapruek parents came together earlier this year to celebrate the tradition of academic, service, and cultural excellence at Ad Astra Day, which is Latin for “to the stars.” The event was an...
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Friday, 09 Aug 2019

Make! An Hour of Exploration

–by Alison Clare– “Playrooms and games, animals and plants, wood and nails must take their place side-by-side with books and words.” — Angelo Patri
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Friday, 09 Aug 2019

RIS Hosts SEASAC Swimming

–by Matthew Smith– It was 6:00 pm on a Saturday evening, and for many hundreds of spectators and athletes in attendance, the Phoenix Pool was about to say farewell in the most exciting fashion. It was the closing event of SEASAC Senior Swimming 2019—the boys 4x100 freestyle relay. At Mr...
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