Tuition and Fees for 2015-2016 Academic Year


All charges and expressed in Thai Baht (THB) and fees are payable per student and are adjusted annually.

1. One-time payment fee

Application Fee of 2,500 Baht is payable when the application is submitted and is non-refundable administration charge.
Entrance/Enrollment Fee of 50,000 is payable upon initial enrollment and the confirmation of the place at the school. This fee is non-refundable.

2. Tuition Fee

Year Group Per Term Per Annum
   Pre-Nursery   19,000 (per month) 180,500
   Nursery 80,000 240,000
   Reception 92,000 276,000
   Year 1 – 2 99,500 298,500
   Year 3 – 6 112,000 336,000
   Year 7 – 9 126,000 378,000

Please Note:

Tuition fees include all curriculum materials (books, etc.), lunch and snacks, online reporting, accident insurance and ordinary classroom stationary (pens, pencils, rubber, etc.).

Not included in the Tuition fees are the following items: Student uniforms and PE kit/ Students and Parents ID card issue/Students and Parents’ Visa processing fees/production of supporting documents.

School field trips outside Pattaya premises are an important part of the curriculum and planned for the first/second and/or third term. The cost of this trip is billed as an additional cost.

3. Damage-Loss Deposit

This deposit is used to compensate for loss or damage to school property, including, but not limited to, library books and educational equipment. This deposit will be refunded when the student leaves the school if no damage has been incurred. Please note that this deposit is forfeit if one terms notice is not given when leaving the school.

   Deposits    Amount
   Pre-Nursery to Year 9    10,000

4. English as another Language (EAL) Fee

Additional support for English as Another Language (EAL) shall be charged to the students whose English is not their first language and/or below the School’s standard.

Level Transitional Support     (per term) Intensive Support     (per term)
Year 1-2 10,000 15,000
Year 3-9 15,000 25,000

5. School Lunches

Student’s lunches are included in termly fees. There is no refund for students who opt not to partake of school lunches, unless they have strict dietary requirements supported by a medical certificate. A la carte meals are available at extra cost.

6. Transportation Fee

Transportation Roundtrip monthly fees are as follows:

Amount ROUTE
8,000 Yansangwararam Temple
7,000     Siam Country Club Jomtien Ban Amphur Huay Yai Naklua
6,000     Pattaya 2nd Road Siam Country Club
5,000     Not over than 10 km

7. Accident Insurance

The school provides accident insurance for students which cover them for claims up to 10,000 Thai Baht for medical expenses. Full details of the policy may be obtained from the school Administrative office. There is no provision for Medical Insurance coverage. We recommend that parents make adequate arrangements to provide the necessary medical cover.

8. Discounts

Families with more than one child (2nd child 5%, 3rd child 10%, 4th child 30%) discount on tuition fees only.

A full year’s Tuition Fees paid in advance entitles the student to a 4% discount (term1=No discount; term2=2% and term3=2%)

Phoenix’s student Primary Year 5 and 6
– 20% discount on fees for Phoenix students who have been in the school for 5 yrs or more
– 10% discount on fees for any other students
– No enrollment fee for students and discount reviewed on an annual basis.

TPIS Playgroup student
-Enrollment fee 20% discount from 50,000 baht and pay 20,000 baht to enrollment and 20,000 baht when student go to Year 1

9.  Late Enrollment

A discount may be given to students who enroll after

    Up to Mid-term     no discount
    Mid-term to three quarter term     25%
    Thereafter     50%


10. Refund Policy

Application and Registration Fees

The Application Fee and Registration Fee are administrative fees that must be paid to initiate the admission process and registration for the school. The Application and Registration Fees remain non-refundable

Tuition Fees

The school makes advance commitments related to staffing, purchasing and other resources, based on confirmed enrolment, all of which have financial implications.

A student who voluntarily withdraws from all courses during the first half term will receive a partial reduction of tuition fees according to the time of withdrawal as follows:

    Before three quarter term     50% refund
    Three quarter term up to midterm     25% refund
    After the midterm    no refund

Deposit

Deposit is refundable when the child leaves the school. However, the school reserves the right to deduct from the Deposit any amounts that are owed by the student or the parent/guardian to the school.

Any refund or release of School records is dependent upon the satisfactory completion of withdrawal producers, the return of all school property, and clearance of accounts with the school office.

11. Withdrawal Procedure

Parents are requested to inform the Head of School in writing or by email (jswan@tpis.ac.th) if they intend to withdraw a child from the school.  The school must be given at least two weeks notice to prepare all the leaving documents; otherwise we cannot guarantee that the paperwork, damage and loss deposits and any other refund will be ready for collection.

Parents may be invited to have a withdrawal interview with the Head of the School.

Please note that leaving documents, School Leaving Certificates and Student Reports will be given out on the last day of child’s attendance. This will happen once the appropriate clearance form has been signed and returned by the pupil confirming that all books, educational materials & any other school properties have been returned to the respective departments. The Finance Department has to confirm that all outstanding fees/dues are paid.

Any request for Student References must be presented through the Admissions Office.