Primary School

Early Years and Primary School Team

RIS is an International Baccalaureate World School authorized to offer the IB Primary Years Programme in our Primary School. Class sizes in Early Years 1 and 2 are a maximum of 22 students and a maximum of 26 in Grades 1 through to 5.

Early Years

EILEEN BUTLER
Assistant Head of Early Years - Pastoral

BRITTANY WALKER
EY1 Class Teacher

LORRAINE ELDRED
EY1 Class Teacher

CLAUDIA THOMPSON
EY1 Class Teacher

JOANNE MCLEOD
EY1 Class Teacher/Grade Coordinator

SUMMER PAYNE
EY1 Class Teacher

DERHA MARKSON
EY1 Class Teacher

JENNY HERNANDEZ STALDER
EY1 Class Teacher

KRISTINA DOSSETT
EY2 Class Teacher and Grade Coordinator

MARGI VICTOR
EY2 Class Teacher

EMMA YATES
EY2 Class Teacher

KERRY MESMER
EY2 Class Teacher

VANESSA KEANAN
EY2 Class Teacher

CARMELA MCPARLAND
EY2 Class Teacher

MICHELLE FRANCOIS
EY2 Class Teacher

Grade 1

DAVID TAYLOR
Deputy Head of Primary

OSAMA ABU JAFAR
Assistant Head of Primary
Grade 1

JANET BOLITHO
Grade 1 Class Teacher and Grade Coordinator

SHAWN KEDDY
Grade 1 Class Teacher

BRENDON MCCABE
Grade 1 Class Teacher

REBECCA MILLER
Grade 1 Class Teacher

SWEETA KING
Grade 1 Class Teacher

SKYLER TODD
Grade 1 Class Teacher

Grade 2

ANNE WATKINS
Grade 2 Class Teacher and Grade Coordinator

LEE GRAY
Grade 2 Class Teacher

LISA COONEY
Grade 2 Class Teacher

CHRISTINA FRASER
Grade 2 Class Teacher

JEROME GERONIMO
Grade 2 Class Teacher

JENNIFER GERONIMO
Grade 2 Class Teacher

Grade 3

HALEY MAINE
Grade 3 Class Teacher and Grade Coordinator

TAMMY REEN
Grade 3 Class Teacher

NIGEL WOODS
Grade 3 Class Teacher

WINNIE WONG
Grade 3 Class Teacher

DIDI STACKPOLE
Grade 3 Class Teacher

JENNA MCLARNON
Grade 3 Class Teacher

Grade 4

KENT WATENE
Grade 4 Class Teacher and Grade Coordinator

LAURA MONTAGUE
Grade 4 Class Teacher

KAITLIN HOOPER
Grade 4 Class Teacher

ALYSON DAIGNEAULT
Grade 4 Class Teacher

CAROLINE ALLAN
Grade 4 Class Teacher

Grade 5

ALISON WIGHTON
Grade 5 Class Teacher and Grade Coordinator

RICHARD BIRD
Grade 5 Class Teacher

PENNY THOMPSON
Grade 5 Class Teacher

ANDREW LYGO
Grade 5 Class Teacher

LEANNE DWIDARI
Grade 5 Class Teacher

KIM WILEY
Grade 5 Class Teacher

Art, Music, PE and Library

LEE RUSCOE
PE Teacher

TYTTI BELTRAM
PE Teacher

JACK STRACKE
PE Teacher

CURTIS GLASGO
PE Teacher

MARK RYAN
Art Teacher

LISE FARQUHAR
Art Teacher

DARRELL CROWTHER
Music Teacher

KAREN PAGE
Music Teacher

NADIA HOHN
EY Music Teacher

MARY KAY POLLY
Teacher Librarian/ Specialist Subject Coordinator

Arabic, Islamic and Social Studies Teachers

NEMAH ABDUL AZIZ
Arabic A Teacher and Coordinator

REEM FAHIM
Arabic A Teacher

HANAA EL-KOMY
Arabic A Teacher

RUBA ABU HIJAB
Arabic B Teacher and Coordinator

ZIKRAYAT AL TOM
Arabic B Teacher

MARIAM DAWASS
Arabic B Teacher

SANAA HASAYEN
Arabic B Teacher

HANAN AL JITAWI
Arabic B Teacher

WAFAA MARWAN
Social Studies Teacher

LINA ALDWEIK
Islamic Teacher

HANAA EL KOMY
Islamic Teacher

ENTISAR MIRSAL
Islamic Teacher

SUHA ETOUM
Islamic Teacher