All the information useful to parents

Schedules and holidays


  • In the morning, you can drop off your children from 7:45 am.
  • Classes begin at 8:15 am.
  • Classes finish at 3:15pm. The school does not have a daycare system and we ask that you arrive on time to pick up your children.
  • If your child arrives after 8:30am, they must go to the school administration to obtain a late note.

Upcoming holidays

  • Winter break, from end-of-class Friday 28 February until the morning of Tuesday 10 March.
  • Khmer New Year holidays, from end-of-class Friday 10 April until the morning of Monday 20 April.
  • Labour Day, Friday May 1.
  • TKing Norodom Sihamoni’s birthday, Thursday 14 and Friday 15 May.
  • End of school year, Thursday 18 Juin after class

School calendar


Meals times

  • Students of TPS/Nursery and PS/Pre-Kindergarten at the Bassac Garden campus have lunch at 11:30 am
  • At the Koh Pich campus, lunch time for cycle 2 students (junior kindergarten, senior kindergarten, grade 1) is set at 12:40pm. Cycle 3 students (grade 2, 3, 4, 5, 6) have lunch at 12:15pm.


  • For TPS/Nursery and PS/Pre-Kindergarten students, the meal cost is $3.75
  • For MS and GM/Junior and Senior Kindergarten students, the meal cost is $4.50
  • For CP/Grade 1 to CM2/Grade 5 students, the meal cost is $5
  • For students from 6e/Grade 6 onwards, the meal cost is $5.25


  • Download the cantine menu for March and April 2020 here
  • Download the cantine’s vegetarian menu for February 2020 here 

Lunch box

  • At the Koh Pich campus, lunch boxes must be placed in the EFI baskets next to the stairs before 11 am.
  • Students can reheat their lunches using the microwave available in the refectory under the supervision of a teacher or teaching assistant.

Health/School Nurses

  • Our school nurses Thida and Linda welcome our students with kindness and professionalism to treat the little daily bumps and bruises
  • If your child needs to take medicine while at school, it is necessary to inform the nurses and to fill out the necessary form


  • More than 15000 works are available in the school library!
  • Educational activities take place in the library on a daily basis and each class goes there regularly.
  • The library is open after classes on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Fridays from 3:15 pm until 4 pm.
  • You can borrow up to 5 books for a period of two weeks.

Extracurricular activities

Extracurricular activities start back up from January 29 at EFI.

More than 30 different activities are offered to students, among those football, cooking, painting and even robotics. Registration for extracurricular activities for the second term take place from the 18th – 24th January (14 and 15 January for swimming).

  • The program of extracurricular activities is available here.
  • Discover the extracurricular activities in detail in the program guide here.


Below you can find free PDF copies of yearbooks from previous years

Yearbooks of 2017-2018 & 2018-2019 are also available in paper version at the school administration for $15.