Ven. Ajahn Amaro Dhamma Talk

November 20, 2017By PYDschoolFeatured Posts, Upcoming Activities

Dhamma talk and Q&A with Venerable Ajahn Amaro Wednesday November 22 at 4-5pm We are delighted to announce that Venerable Ajahn Amaro will visit the school this Wednesday, November 22. Venue: Panyaden temporary site. All are welcome! Venerable Amaro will speak on the topic, ‘Kalyanamitr’, ‘Being A Good Friend’. Venerable Amaro is the abbot of … Read More

Year 4 Hot Springs Visit

November 20, 2017By PYDschoolFeatured Posts, School Curriculum

Panyaden Year 4 Field Trip ‘Active Planet’ Learning Unit As part of their learning unit, ‘Active Planet’, Panyaden’s  Year 4 students visited Sankampaeng hot springs to understand how hot springs are formed and increase their understanding of the layers of the Earth and their respective temperatures. Boiling eggs and dipping toes in the water was … Read More

Flood Update 7

November 10, 2017By PYDschoolFeatured Posts, Others

Flood at School Update 7 Rebuilding Panyaden, Flood Prevention, Financial Security This is an update to the Panyaden school community on the rebuilding Panyaden efforts, on future flood prevention and on the school’s financial situation. Rebuilding efforts Rebuilding and repairing of the campus is proceeding well and more smoothly than expected due to the great … Read More

Venerable Ajahn Jayasaro Visits

November 8, 2017By PYDschoolFeatured Posts, Others

Venerable Ajahn Jayasaro at Panyaden, 7 November 2017 A wonderful opportunity for the school community as Venerable Ajahn Jayasaro visits Panyaden. Beginning with an alms round in the morning, Venerable Jayasaro spent time with students and teachers before giving a Dhamma Talk to the wider community after school. Venerable Jayasaro was impressed by the incredible … Read More

Jula Khatina Chiang Rai

November 7, 2017By PYDschoolFeatured Posts, Others

Panyaden marks Jula Khatina in Chiang Rai Year 6 and 7 students, parents and teachers travelled to Chiang Rai between Oct 27-28 to take part in the Jula Khatina ceremony at Venerable Ajahn Jiew’s temple, Wat Pah Yen Boon. This ceremony is a time for lay people to offer cloth for robes to monks at … Read More

Miss Teen Thailand Panyaden Fundraiser

November 6, 2017By PYDschoolFeatured Posts, Others

Emma Saw, the runner-up of Miss Teen Thailand 2016, visited Panyaden’s temporary campus with donations she received from people during a 3-day fundraising walk around Krabi and Phuket. Emma is from Lanna International School; she came up with this idea of a ‘walking fundraiser’ to help our flood relief and made the donation box herself. … Read More

Flood Update 6

November 3, 2017By PYDschoolFeatured Posts, Others

Flood at School Update 6 We are now busy at Panyaden’s temporary school site getting the classrooms and offices ready for re-opening next Monday. We know how difficult this period must have been for many families, having to juggle work and other commitments with unexpected child care and we thank you so much for your … Read More

Flood Update 5

October 24, 2017By PYDschoolFeatured Posts, Others

Flood at School Update 5 Current Situation We are now waiting for the school buildings to be thoroughly dried out before beginning repairs and renovation. Meanwhile the site is being prepared and salvaged furniture, equipment and teaching materials have been moved to storage and divided into the items we will take to the temporary campus … Read More

Panyaden Fundraiser 1

October 22, 2017By PYDschoolFeatured Posts, Others

Rebuilding Panyaden Fundraiser Panyaden held a fundraiser at Baan Kang Wat’s secondhand goods market over the weekend to raise money for our school repairs after the recent flash floods. A big thank you to all who set up the stalls and worked so hard at selling the goods, and to you who came out to … Read More

Community Meeting Q&A

October 18, 2017By PYDschoolFeatured Posts, Others

Panyaden School Community Meeting Questions & Answers led by Head Teachers, Kru Dokmai and Michel What do I tell my kids? After last week’s flood, Panyaden’s Head Teachers share advice with parents on how to break difficult news to their children. The School is flooded! What am I going to tell my child? When I … Read More