About Phuket Montessori
Montessori House Phuket International School is a private school for children ages 3-12, offering Montessori education in Phuket, Thailand. Located in the community of Chalong, and set in a in a lush environment near Chalong Temple. We are the alternative for those who are seeking child-centered, English language education at an internationally licensed school in Phuket. At MHPI we are committed to excellence in educating the whole child: academically, emotionally, and physically, in a way that promotes joyful learning and builds foundations for lasting success. In our warm and natural setting, students benefit from a rich learning environment with a distinctive Montessori program that uses Thai values, culture, and the natural world as focal points leading to global understanding. At MHPI, we nurture children’s developing minds, recognizing, respecting, and celebrating the individuality and potential of every child.
M.H.P.I. is committed to its Montessori philosophy, which embraces self -directed and interactive learning, academic excellence, respect and appreciation of the environment and all people and cultures.
Our aim is to develop each child’s unique capabilities, to foster a love of learning, and to create independent, confident, and contributing members of our community and of the world. We work to guide children on their natural course of discovery, to encourage deep thinking, problem solving and compassion for others. We welcome children without regard to race, religion, color, or creed and celebrate students of diverse talents, backgrounds and experiences.
English As A Second Language At M.H.P.I.
We offer English as a Second Language at MHPI to students with ranging abilities, including students who have little or no English speaking ability. Lower and Upper Elementary level students are required to have an ESL evaluation during the admissions process if English is not their native language. Upon evaluation, students may be recommended or required to take ESL.
Mandarin As A Third Language At M.H.P.I.
As languages are especially important for international students, By 2050, China may be the largest global economy in the world. Learning Mandarin today will prepare our students for their world tomorrow. We offer instruction in at least three languages, with more available upon demand. Currently we teach Chinese, Mandarin as a third language. To give a direct experience to the children from a mandarin-native speaker in this sensitive period.