Don's Life In Thailand (Chiang Mai)
"International Schools In Chiang Mai"
There are a number of good schools offering an international education in
Chiang Mai. Click on the web links to learn about the schools and contact them
for further information.

Satit Bilingual School of Rangsit University Chiangmai
Ages Kindergarden to Secondary
Located at Kadfarang, Hangdong
225/900 Moo 11, Tambol Banwaen
Amphur Hangdong, Chiangmai 50230
Tel  66-87-661-5151 or +66-5344-2208-9
E-mail address


Aims to give students the best education possible based on a two language
system: Thai and English.  Our teachers are high calibre and selected from
around the world to make sure students meet the highest academic standards

American Pacific International School

Educational System: Grade 1-12
158/1 Moo 3 Hangdong-Samoeng Rd.,
T. Banpong,
A. Hang Dong,
Chiang Mai
Phone - 053 365303
Fax: - 053 365304
Email -
A highly regarded American syllabus school with boarding facilities. The school
also runs a kindergarten on a different site.

Chiang Mai Christian German School

Educational System: German
Kindergarten – Grade 10
This is one of the smallest International Schools in Chiang Mai
P.O. Box 12,
Chiang Mai 50140
Phone 053 816 624
Fax: 66 53 816270
A German language school offering a German syllabus. The school also has
kindergarten facilities.

Chiang Mai International School

Educational System American
Kindergarten – K 12
13 Chetuphon Rd.,
T. Wat Ket,
A. Muang,
Chiang Mai 50000
Phone 053 242027, 053 306152
Fax: 66 53 242455
Established for over 50 years. CMIS is an American Christian based faith school
with an American syllabus with classes running from kindergarten to Grade 12.

Grace International School

Educational System: American
Kindergarten – Grade 12
178/832 M.7 Chiang Mai-Hod Rd. KM 10,
A. Hang Dong,
Chiang Mai 50230
Phone 053 442 185
Fax: 053 442 189
An American syllabus school with a strong emphasis on the Christian faith.

Comment from parent
Pro - Very good resources, reasonable fees.
Con -  Mostly missionary kids.
Can't comment on teaching, but most teachers are American mid western types

Lanna International School

Educational System: British
Kindergarten – Year 12
300 Moo 1,
Chiang Mai-Hang Dong Rd.,
T. Mae Hia,
A. Muang,
Chiang Mai 50100
Phone 053 806 231or 806230
Fax: 271159
The only school in Chiang Mai following the British curriculum. Has
kindergarten facilities.

Nakornpayap International School

Educational System :American
Pre-Kindergarten – Grade 12
240 Moo 6, T.San Phi Sua, A.Muang
Chiang Mai, 50300, Thailand
Tel. (66)-053-266-301
Fax. (66)-053-266-308
An American syllabus school

View from a parent:
teaching standards are generally good to high. Higher in fact that most normal
schools in Europe. Teachers are of a number of nationalities but all speak
perfect E nglish and generally have good teaching experience. Good enclosed
campus, safe. No overt religious teaching. Very good headmaster. Reasonable

Prem Tinsulanonda International School
aka PTIS International School

Educational System: IB
Kindergarten – Grade 12
234 Moo 3,
T. Huay Sai,
A. Mae Rim,
Chiang Mai 50180
Phone 053 301500
Widely acknowledged as the best internatonal school in Chiang Mai and one of
the best in Thailand. Prem Tinsualonda offer an education from kindergarten to
high school culiminating in the highly regarded International Baccalaureate.
The school has excellent facilities.

View from a parent:
Prem, Mai Rim American System
pro - teaching standards are generally regarded as ok
con - very very expensive, miles out of town, ok if you live in Mai Rim.

Private School
Kindergarden to Secondary School
Website :
59 Moo 6 Mahidol Rd.,Nonghoi,
Muang, Chiang Mai 50000
Tel : 0-5314-0233 Fax: 0-5314-0231

Varee Chiangmai School prides itself on its successful blend of international
teaching methods with focus on creative thinking and well rounded knowledge
plus the high standards of the Thai education system with its emphasis on
Science, Maths and especially English, using the international assessment
standards of the Common European Framework.

Kindergarden to Secondary School

Con - They emphasize learning English but classes are in Thai Language

Ambassador Bilingual School
Nursery to Grade 9
222 Moo 2 Chiang Mai-Lamphung Super
Tel:  081-950 6659;  053-308 935-6


Founded in 2009 by Amporn and Chugait Garmolgomut. The Garmolgomuts are
award-winning teachers and school administrators with more than 20 years
experience as educators.

Kido Educare Center
For ages 3 months to 6 years old
Soi Chaomaeguanyim, Mahidol Road
T. Padad A Mueng Chiang Mai 50100
Tel  094 545 4735


Founded over 30 years ago.
With a U.S. Structured program that has worked with over hundreds of
thousands of American children and has continuously been improved over 28
years, KiDO age appropriate classes offer active learning program specifically
designed to stimulate your child’s development.