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Elementary Summer Program!!

A Global Adventure (for G1-G5) | June 10 - July 5, 2024 @ 08:30am - 2:30pm!

Ages 6 to 10 • Discovery-based Learning

Elementary School

A hands-on, experiential learning that promotes creativity, critical thinking, and problem-solving, cultivating lifelong learners who approach challenges with confidence and adaptability.

Takes just an hour

Scheduled at your convenience

NIVA Elementary student studying with the use of technology

Discovery-based learning

Students are encouraged to explore the world around them and make their own discoveries, a more engaging and meaningful learning experience for them

Encourages curiosity and exploration

Students are encouraged to explore and tap into their natural curiosity. They ask questions that are meaningful to them, making learning fun and effortless

Enhances critical thinking skills

By allowing students to discover and learn on their own, they are encouraged to use their critical thinking skills to solve problems and find solutions

Increases engagement

Being much more engaging and exciting for our students compared to traditional methods of instruction, as it allows them to take an active role in their learning

Builds independence and self-confidence

Exploration means taking risks going outside their comfort zones. Students develop a sense of independence and confidence, which leads to greater success in future learning experiences

Promotes deeper understanding

Students are encouraged to make connections between what they already know and what they are learning, which can lead to a deeper understanding of the material

Fosters creativity and innovation

Encourages students to think creatively and develop innovative solutions to problems, which can be valuable skills in many areas of life

Elementary Summer Program!!

A Global Adventure (for G1-G5) | June 10 - July 5, 2024 @ 08:30am - 2:30pm!

Elementary Subjects

NIVA's elementary curriculum is designed to provide students with a strong academic foundation that prepares them for the challenges of secondary school.

English: Reading

The foundation of all learning. Develops communication and comprehension skills that are essential for success in school and beyond


sight words



reading strategies

story elements




presentation skills

inspire love for reading

build confidence speaking in public

improve fluency and reading speed

English: Writing

Provides opportunities to explain ideas, be creative and express views and feelings that reflect on experiences




sentence structure


narrative writing

creative writing

descriptive writing


research skills

thought organization

formulate & express thoughts coherently

develop a love for writing & storytelling


Essential problem-solving skills, logical reasoning abilities, and a foundation for future academic and career success






decimals and percentages






mathematical tools e.g. protractors

develop logical reasoning, skills

apply math to real life situation


Increases understanding of the world around us and the mechanics and reasons of how and why things work.

observation, skills




data collection

scientific method

matter and energy

Solar system

Earth's systems

my body

faster a sense of wonder and curiosity

learn to appreciate the world around me

Social Studies

Gain a better understanding of history, geography and cultures. Learn about our society and beyond




government and citizenship


community identity

current events


human rights

empathy and understanding for others

importance of community and citizenship


Essential skills for the digital age, preparing students for future academic and career opportunities


word processing


multimedia presentations

paint applications


video editing basics

internet safety & ethics

explore new technologies and tools

build confidence in using technology


Preserve their cultural heritage, develop language fluency, promote national identity, and foster a sense of pride and belonging

Thai language skills

Thai culture

Thai history

Thai literature

Thai geography

respect and value Thai culture

build confidence for language learning


Opens up opportunities for future opportunities with China in a globalized world

chinese characters


Chinese culture


tones and intonation





basic conversational skills

appreciation for cultural diversity

build confidence for language learning


Promotes physical activity, healthy habits, teamwork, and social skills, which are essential for their physical and mental development

fundamental movement skills

hand-eye coordination


spatial awareness

reaction time





have fun while being active

build confidence and self-esteem

Arts & Crafts

Develops their creativity, fine motor skills and problem-solving ability. Well also fostering a love the arts and encouraging self expression.




paper mache

fine motor skills

color theory

using tools and materials safely

solving design challenges

encourages risk-taking

develop willingness to try new things

express emotions creatively


develop their creativity, cognitive skills and emotional intelligence, while also promoting teamwork and self-expression







playing instruments

music notation

music history

ensemble playing


improve memory and spatial skills

confidence to perform in front of others

Elementary Summer Program!!

A Global Adventure (for G1-G5) | June 10 - July 5, 2024 @ 08:30am - 2:30pm!

Extra-curricular Activities (ECA)

Learning doesn’t stop when the bell rings. Discover new talents and explore your interests through our diverse activity program. We have something for everyone.


Book Club


Arts and Crafts Club

Building Social Skills Club

Math Games Club

Gamification Club

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Enroll at NIVA in just 4 easy steps

1. Submit Required Documents

We’ll make this step as painless as possible, promise. Download the list of documents we need.

2. Applicant Assessment

Nothing scary here, we just need to assess your child’s current abilities so that we know how to best support them in their journey!

3. Pay School Fees

Once you receive NIVA’s notification of your child’s admission status and seat reservation, you can make the payment to secure your child's seat.

4. Registration, Uniforms, Student Packet

We’ll get you everything you need to begin your journey at NIVA successfully!

Find out more about our enrollment process here

Elementary Summer Program!!

A Global Adventure (for G1-G5) | June 10 - July 5, 2024 @ 08:30am - 2:30pm!

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

What curriculum does NIVA use?

NIVA uses an American curriculum based on the California common core standards.

What are the class sizes and student-to-teacher ratios? What is the average class size and how many students are there per class?

We typically have smaller class sizes and lower student-to-teacher ratios than Thai schools. Class sizes may range from 15 to 26 students, with student-to-teacher ratios ranging from 13:1 to 20:1.

What are the qualifications of the teachers and staff?

Teachers and staff at NIVA hold advanced degrees and have experience teaching in international or multicultural settings.

What facilities and resources are available for students, such as libraries, sports facilities, and technology?
Please check out pictures of our beautiful campus here. You can also book a school tour to come visit our campus with your family!
Do we have a program to help students who cannot speak English?

Yes, we do. Our English Language Learner (ELL) program is designed to lay foundations for student who don't speak English with the goal of getting them ready to join our mainstream program. This program is available to all students, including those coming from Thai schools and Chinese-speaking families.

What extracurricular activities (ECAs) does the school offer?
NIVA offers a wide range of extracurricular activities including sports, arts, music, drama, and community service. Click on the following links to see a sample of ECAs we offer for elementary school and secondary school. Please note that the ECAs listed here are examples of what we typically offer. This list may change according to student interest.
What is the school's policy on student safety and security?
NIVA has policies and procedures in place to ensure student safety and security, including protocols for emergency situations, visitor management, and student supervision. You can read more about our Child Protection Policy here.
Western Association of Schools and Colleges (ASC/WASC) LogoNIVA is fully accredited by WASC.The Office for National Education Standards and Quality Assessment (ONESQA) LogoNIVA has full ONESCA accreditation status.MOE LogoOPEC LogoInternational Schools Association of Thailand (ISAT) LogoNIVA is a member of ISAT.