Murphy Glacier

Dear Helen and Rebecca, As I follow your preparations to go to Antarctica next year, I share your excitement and enthusiasm for what will surely be a life-changing and hugely rewarding adventure. I am sure my father, Thomas Murphy, would have been extremely interested in and supportive of your trip too. It was actually 60 Read more about Murphy Glacier[…]

International Day

International Day has to be one of the favourite events in the Bangkok Patana School calendar. This day of celebration includes a parade of all the countries within our community, a lively Cultural Show filled with singing, dancing and merriment and then a Food Tasting expo where you get to taste your way around the world! Read more about International Day[…]

The White Continent

When someone you know undertakes an expedition like Bangkok Patana 2041 word quickly spreads. Our school community has been no exception and out of the wood work come inspiring stories like the one we are about to share. Coke Smith is an Environmental Science and Biology teacher here at Bangkok Patana who also happens to have Read more about The White Continent[…]

Packing for Antarctica…Swimsuit Optional

As well as the excitement and buzz that comes with a once-in-a-lifetime trip like visiting Antarctica for Bangkok Patana 2041, there is also the (could potentially be life-or-death…) practical side like what on earth do you pack? Living in a year round tropical climate means the extent of our Bangkok winter wardrobes probably wouldn’t stretch to a Read more about Packing for Antarctica…Swimsuit Optional[…]

An Interview with Helen

Helen has been at Bangkok Patana since 2005 and has always had a love of the great outdoors and a passion for the environment. The Secondary Assistant Principal has lead a number of challenging student expeditions including a Duke of Edinburgh’s International Gold Award trek to Everest Base Camp in 2014. In her spare time, Read more about An Interview with Helen[…]