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What is the availability of international schools? What has been your general experience with them, if any?

Several IB international schools which are very expensive, and several other international schools (not IB) which are of varying quality, some pretty good. I wouldn't send my kids to the Cambodian public schools. - May 2, 2017
The International School of Phnom Penh is excellent and my kids had a great experience there. I have several friends whose kids attended ICAN and loved it. The French School also got good reviews. - Oct 24, 2016
Only that there's an "international school" on every other block. - May 18, 2015
There is the International School of Phnom Penh and Northbridge. ISPP is in BKK 1 and so very accessable for most families. Northbridge is just outside of town (about a 1 hour drive) so not many Americans go there, though I have heard that it has very nice facilities. - Aug 13, 2013
There are a few major ones, all of which seem to enjoy decent reputations - the International School of Phnom Penh, Northbridge, and Lycee Descartes (the French school). - Jan 16, 2012
There are 2 International Schools, ISPP & Northbridge. ISPP is currently located within walking distance to most Embassy homes, but the facilites are very old and run down. Northbridge is a beautiful school (more like U.S. standards) but far from the Embassy & most Embassy homes.approximately 20-30 min depending on traffic. - Aug 9, 2011
I don't have children so I have no personal dealings with the schools. However, I know some people have chose to send their high school aged kids to school in other countries due to the quality of the international high schools in PP.I also know people who sent their kids to the local international high schools, and were quite happy with them. - Oct 9, 2010
The International School of Phnom Penh offers IB and has a central location but suffers from limited space. Northbridge has space but suffers now from management change, and is 25-35 minutes outside of town. Ican is a growing British school with a central location. There are lots of local and semi local schools, including religious and French schools. - Feb 27, 2008