Dear ASB Sukhumvit Campus Parents,
We welcome you and your family to the American School of Bangkok (ASB). We sincerely hope that you will enjoy being a part of our warm and caring international community. At ASB, we strongly believe that your child’s education is built upon a working partnership between the school and you, as parents. To ensure your child’s success, we encourage parental involvement and support throughout the school year.
We take this opportunity to cordially invite you to the ASB Open House 2017 event on Friday, August 18th 2017 (from 1:15 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.) at both campuses.
The schedule for the day is:
1:15 p.m. Registration in Auditorium / Pick up information package
1:20 p.m. Message from Director / Assistant Director
1:30 p.m. Welcome from Principal / Announcement of upcoming events and PTO Coffee Meetings
1:45 – 2:15 p.m. ES Parents’ Meeting: (Auditorium) Topic: ‘New technology in the ES - Our Chromebook program’ - Mr. Mark D.
1:45 – 2:15 p.m. Middle and High School Parents’ Meeting: (Library) Topic: ‘Combined Campus Team Building Trips‘ - Mr. Neil W.
**Refreshments in the auditorium
2:30 - 3:30 p.m. Classroom Visits / Meet and Greet Teachers in their classrooms
2:30 - 3:00 p.m. Session 1
3:00 - 3:30 p.m. Session 2
3:30 - 4:00 p.m. Workshops for parents
Workshop 1: Curriculum Upgrades for 2017-18 (for G1 - G12 parents) - Conducted by Ms. Katelyn Runyan-Gless (Library)
Workshop 2: Elementary School Science - FOSS Kits (for G1 - G5 parents) - Conducted by Ms. Cathy Theobald (Room M208)
Workshop 3: Technology in the Middle School (for G6 - G8 parents) - Conducted by Mr. David Arnold (Room N105)
Workshop 4: Preparing for College (for G9 - G12 parents) - Conducted by Ms. Tricia Scarlata (Room L403)
Workshop 5: Mindfulness to Enhance Learning (for G1-G12 parents) - Conducted by Ms. Andra Dediu & Ms. Sherry Yasay (Auditorium)
The ASB Open House event is an excellent opportunity for you and your family to meet all the members of the faculty; learn about the new and exciting changes that are happening within the school; learn more about the new additions to the school’s academic programs; find out more about your child’s class schedules, classroom routines, homework expectations; and meet other friends and families from the ASB school community.
We strongly encourage you to attend the session and workshops provided. We appreciate your involvement in building upon the school community spirit, and look forward to see you at this enjoyable, informative and family oriented event.
The ASB Leadership Team