Pathumthep Witthayakarn is a distinguished secondary school conveniently located in downtown Nong Khai. It admits secondary students (Mathayom 1-6, equivalent to grades 7-12). Pathumthep Witthayakarn was founded in 1967 by the Ministry of Education and is the mergence of 2 former schools, Nongkhai Witthayakarn and Satreenongkhai Pathumtheprugsan of Nongkhai province. To this date, there are 4,000 students enrolled at this school.
Nongkhai is the northernmost of the northeastern provinces of Thailand. It is located on the banks of the Mekong river and the provincial capital, also called Nongkhai, is a gateway to Vientiane, the capital of Laos. Nongkhai is an excellent place to experience authentic, rural Thai life in the Issan setting.
Pathumthep Witthayakarn school offers a Full English Program (EP) that consists of Math, Science, English Literature, Health, ICT, English through Science, Advanced Communicative English. Currently one grade level, Mathayom 1, is being taught at Pathumthep Witthayakarn School. The classrooms are fitted with dedicated air conditioners and LCD projectors. The number of students per class typically has a maximum of 35 students.