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Ruamrudee International School

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International school


Medium of language


Mixed-sex education

CEEB code

c. 1,200

+66 2 791 8900

Number of students

Ruamrudee International School

Fr. Apisit Kritsaralam C.Ss.R

6 Soi Ramkhamheang 184, Khwaeng Min Buri, Khet Min Buri, Krung Thep Maha Nakhon 10510, Thailand

Congregation of the Most Holy Redeemer

Western Association of Schools and Colleges (USA, WASC), Ministry of Education


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Ruamrudee International School (RIS, Thai: โรงเรียนร่วมฤดีวิเทศศึกษา) is an international school located in Min Buri District, Bangkok, Thailand. It is an international school for students in Pre-school - Grade 12 incorporated under the laws of the Kingdom of Thailand as a non-profit organization. Founded in 1957 by the Redemptorist Fathers of Thailand, RIS is located in the district of Minburi, in Bangkok, Thailand and serves a population of 1,400 students from around the world.


School Administrator

School director: Fr. Apisit Kritsaralam C.Ss.R School Manager: Fr. Yuthana Sriprapha, C.Ss.R

High School

HS Principal: Mr. Dan Smith HS Assistant Principal: Ms. Sara Ghorayeb

High School club

Eco Merid Model United Nations (MUN) RIS Student photographer Association (RSPA) Red Cross

Middle School

Middle school Principal: Ms. Gretchen DePoint ES/MS Assistant Principal: Mr. Tim Irish

Elementary school

Elementary school principal: Dr. Julie A. Schuilwerve ES/MS Assistant Principal: Mr. Tim Irish


Ruamrudee International School (RIS) was founded in 1957 by a group of Redemptorist priests of Holy Redeemer Church with help from expatriate parishioners and a handful of local Thai students. The school began as the two classrooms for children of expatriates in the Holy Redeemer School, and was given its current name when it moved into its own building in 1963. In 1966, it changed from the British to the American system. In August 1992, the school moved to a 14-acre campus in the suburban district of Minburi. The school has been ranked as the top 5 international schools in Thailand.


RIS offers a college preparatory American Curriculum. It is accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC), the Thai Ministry of Education and the Association of Indian Universities. RIS is also a member of the East Asia Regional Council of Overseas Schools (EARCOS) and the Council of International Schools (CIS). It is certified to award the International Baccalaureate diploma since May 1998, and the traditional US American high school diploma. It also offers Advanced Placement credits. Being a catholic school Ruamrudee also offers numerous service learning programs with numerous clubs.


RIS is equipped with a FIFA-certified artificial turf football pitch, an Olympic sized swimming pool and a standard pool, multiple gymnasiums, two libraries, a performing arts center, multiple mini-theaters, an art gallery, and computer and science labs.

Notable Students or Alumni

  • Golf & Mike - Singer & Actor
  • Nicole Theriault - Singer
  • Cris Horwang - Actress/TV
  • Vorakorn Sirisorn - The Winner of The Star Season 10 Singer & Actor
  • References

    Ruamrudee International School Wikipedia

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