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Bluebird British International School is a leading early years education provider, specialising in preschool and primary education. Our passion for excellence makes Bluebird different from other schools in Phnom Penh. We choose the curriculum, shape our educational programmes and build a unique environment for your children to learn and develop a broad range of knowledge and skills that provide them the right foundation for good future progress through school and life.

Areas of Learning & Development

In the EYFS framework, children learn and develop in seven areas: Communication and Language, Physical Development, Personal, Social and Emotional Development, Literacy, Mathematics, Understanding the World, and Expressive Arts and Design.

Early Learning Goals

There are 17 early learning goals in the EYFS curriculum, covering your child's physical, intellectual, emotional and social development. Parents can check their child's development at any stage against the early learning goals, using the ELGs guide.

Progress Check

Class teachers will review children's progress every term and share information with parents at PTCs. Your child's development will also be assessed at the end of the EYFS in which their profile will be developed when they turn 6 years old or move to Grade 1.

Staff Training “Child Protection Policy” by APLE Cambodia

This week teachers, staff and management at Bluebird British International School received Professional Development and training from APLE Cambodia. It was an honor to have these highly skilled professionals work with our staff covering issues regarding Child Protection. This training is essential for making any school a safe and healthy environment where children can thrive academically. Some of the issues discussed were identifying child abuse and neglect, where and how to report child abuse and a self -assessment of the school’s existing policies.Child Protection is an issue Bluebird staff take very seriously and we were pleased to know that our
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End of term Student Fair 18th January 2020

Term 2 has come to an end at Bluebird British International School. The past term was filled with exciting activities, field trips, academic achievements and wonderful friendships. The learning journey will continue into Term 3 on January 27th, 2020. The Bluebird staff are so proud of all that our students have accomplished.At the Student Fair, each Primary class completed their IPC unit with an excellent Exit Point presentation. The Early Years students have grown so much, and we look forward to their continued educational advancement as they move into the next term. This term also marked the beginning of our partnership
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Christmas Fair December 20th 2019

We wish you a Merry Christmas! Bluebird British International School hosted our annual Christmas Fair and Pageant today. It was a joyous occasion for students, family and staff. We enjoyed games, fun activities, face painting, prizes and student performances. Everyone had a wonderful time and we are thankful for all the hard work Bluebird staff and students contributed in order to bring this party to fruition. Happy Holidays!The school will be closed for the holidays starting December 23rd, and will reopen for classes January 3rd, 2020. Please enjoy the break and we look forward to seeing everyone in the new
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Parent Information Morning November 23rd 2019

Bluebird British International School would like to thank all parents who attended our Parent Workshop today. Principal Karen and our Academic coordinator, Kendall, discussed learning in the 21st century and its implementation at BIS. It is crucial to maintain open lines of communication between parents and school.To this end, we encouraged the community to stay connected by asking questions, joining our learning journeys and attending such events as this. We are a community working together to ensure safe and prosperous future for our children. At BIS we are working hard to ensure the journey your child takes is making them
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First Aid Training and Certification with PhyaThai3 Hospital of Bangkok

Bluebird British International School has partnered with PhyaThai3 Hospital of Bangkok, Thailand to deliver comprehensive first aid training to all staff. PhyaThai3 is a leading hospital in Bangkok specializing in child care and pediatrics. The hospital is equipped with a High Risk Clinic and Child Development Clinic.Proper first aid training is essential for any school to ensure the safety and well-being of all students. Bluebird staff reviewed techniques for safely treating burns, broken bones and cuts. The PhyaThai3 Hospital staff also demonstrated and gave instructions on the correct way to perform C.P.R. on infants, children and adults.These Professional Development days
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Halloween Party 2019

What a Spook-tacular Halloween! Bluebird British International School students enjoyed a very creepy party with help from 1 Coach Andy Sports Academy. This was a Healthy Halloween for everyone at Bluebird. Coach Greg set up a three-legged Zombie Race and a fierce game of Ghosts and Dragons. These activities were engaging and challenging. Snack consisted of tangerine pumpkins and banana ghosts. Students also enjoyed visiting the slime factory, making pumpkin and skeleton crafts, and having their faces painted. All of the festivities encouraged the children to be creative and use their imaginations. Holidays at Bluebird are the best! Just a
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PTC term 1 26th October 2019

Bluebird British International School students, parents and teachers have had a wonderful morning of Parent Teacher Conferences (PTC). This event gives teachers and parents the opportunity to discuss their student’s development and learning goals for the future. At Bluebird we know that each child is a unique individual who needs encouragement and understanding on their learning path. Please take advantage of this opportunity and arrive for your appointment 10 minutes early. The Bluebird staff would like to thank all of our parents and families for making up such a wonderful and supportive community!
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Kids Fair October 19th 20th

Bluebird British International School was a participant in the 7th Annual Kids Fair October 19th and 20th. It was an opportunity to showcase our academic accomplishments and meet potential new students and parents. This year students from the Golden Eagles also attended, demonstrating for other children what they have learned during their IPC unit, “What’s on the Menu?” Our teachers were also in attendance, assisting in storybook crafts and making play dough. Our staff and students are all so proud of Bluebird’s position as one of the leading international educational institutions in Phnom Penh. It was an honor to represent
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Bluebird Graduation Day

This year’s Graduation Day was a huge success, and the perfect way to recognise the magnificent achievements of our students.The traditional dance performance, Rorbam Bach Phka, welcomed our guests and officially started the event. After that, our Principal welcomed everybody and delivered an opening speech to highlight Bluebird’s service and commitment to excellence.Then came the incredible performances by our students who have all been working so hard to rehearse and perfect their chosen songs, dances, and recitals which were all based on the theme of ‘we are the future’.Purple Puffins gave such an amazing rendition of ‘Heal the World’, and
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Eye Checkup with Brien Holden Vision Institute

In cooperation with the Brien Holden Vision Institute, we provided eye check-ups for all the children at Bluebird British International School in Phnom Penh this week. This is the third time we have collaborated with the Brien Holden Vision Institute, and it was a pleasure to welcome them to our school again.The opticians talked to the children about how important it is to maintain a healthy lifestyle. The children learned that exercise and a healthy diet are both important, not just their general health, but also their eyesight. To make sure these lessons are reinforced following the visit, our teachers
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The Early Years Foundation Stage curriculum sets quality standards and provides an integrated approach for learning, development and care of children from birth to five years old.,


The International Primary Curriculum (IPC) is developed for children aged 5 - 11 years old. It is a comprehensive, thematic, creative curriculum, with a clear process of learning and specific learning goals for every subject. It also develops international mindedness and encourages personal learning.


The national primary curriculum aims to build a strong foundation in literacy and mathematics and ensures that children develop their health, moral understanding, and learning & life skills.


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