Lamai International School

About LIS

Lamai International School has recently opened its doors to the children of Koh Samui and is delighted to provide students the highest level of education in a bright and flourishing new environment. LIS has classes running from Foundation to Year 9 and has implemented a blended Cambridge and UK National Curriculum that is skillfully delivered by our qualified teachers.

Our enthusiastic staff and unified student body make Lamai International School a remarkable place to learn, and I couldn’t be more proud to lead this team as we continue to grow. I would like to express my gratitude towards your interest in LIS, and I kindly invite you to visit our school or contact me directly to learn even more about what our school has to offer. I look forward to meeting new prospective parents and students and introducing you to our happy family here at Lamai International School.

To provide a safe and nurturing environment, with a core curriculum that promotes academic excellence while creating an atmosphere of cooperation, with respect for individual differences and community values.


Our mission is to foster the potential of every student to thrive as a global citizen by providing a challenging learning environment that encourages high expectations for success through development-appropriate instruction that accounts for individual differences and learning styles. We strive to create a community our students are proud to be a part of; where they feel encouraged to meet academic challenges with openness, enthusiasm, and a willingness to solve problems.

Questions and Answers

Yes, lunch is provided everyday for students as well as snack at morning break and afterschool. Our lunchtime Menu is posted within the Admission section of the website and contains a variety of food that promote healthy bodies and healthy minds. Snack each day involves fresh fruit or cereal, and sell freshly made sandwiches at our school shop.

If a student struggles within their English lesson we have multiple ways to help bridge the gap in ability so your son/daughter can progress everyday. We offer ESL lessons during the day where students are taken out of class to work in a one on one setting to help promote confidence and improve in any skills they may be struggling with. LIS also offers free extra English lessons between 3:00-4:00pm on certain during the week to provide as much opportunity as possible for students to advance.

Meet Our Teachers

Brian Tougias


Brian received his Bachelor’s degree in Communications with a minor in Sports...

Nica Enriquez

ESL Teacher

Nica is from the Philippines, and she is 22 years old. She...

Daniel Mccloy

Head Teacher

Dan is a qualified teacher from Canada who holds a Bachelors of...