Phuket International Academy Day School (PIADS) is a not for profit International Baccalaureate (IB) World School. As an international school in Phuket, PIADS also draws on the uniqueness of Asian culture coupled with the best from Western educational traditions, thus nurturing inquiring, knowledgeable,compassionate young people who learn how to live with integrity, cultivate genuine happiness, and strive to create a more peaceful and sustainable world.
PIADS is a Nursery to Grade 9 (and by 2014 -15, up to Grade 12) international school and is aspiring to become a three programme International Baccalaureate World School, promoting an international education for a sustainable future. Our programme comprises of Primary School (ages 5-12 years), Middle School (ages 11-16 years) and will soon add a Senior School. Additionally PIADS welcomes younger children into the Early Childhood Programme (ages 18 months – 4 years).
PIADS forms one part of Thanyapura, situated on an extensive campus nestled on the boundary of a mountainous national park on the northeast of Phuket Island. Thanyapura is a dynamic and innovative institution uniquely composed of three separate centres. To learn more about how these centres unite, please see the CEO’s welcome.