School-Off Dates This Week

Just a quick reminder that there will be no school on Monday (May 2nd) and Thursday (May 5th) due to Labor Day Substitute Day and Coronation Day respectively. Don’t be one of those people who come to school alone without knowing it’s a day-off! :p

Some Interesting Facts about Labor day and Coronation Day

Labor Day

Happy Workers Day Quotes

  • Celebrated May 1st every year (the following Monday will become the holiday if the Labor Day is in the weekends)
  • Although most of the countries including Thailand celebrate Labor Day on May 1st, other countries like Canada have it on the first Monday of September
  • Celebrated in order dedicate the worker’s achievements
  • FUN FACT: Labor Day is the second largest sales date of the year, following Black Friday

Coronation Day

Thailand Holidays

  • Celebrating the day His Majesty King Bhumibol Adulyadej was officially crowned as the King Rama IX of Thailand on the 5th of May 1950.
  • The first coronation ceremony took place in 1851 when King Rama IV was crowned
  • The coronation ceremony took place for three days (May 3rd to May 5th)
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