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Our Team


Our educators are inspired and passionate — with a clear focus on creating an exploration-based, engaged learning experience.



Eileen is an experienced international school leader who has implemented IB programs in schools in Africa, Europe, the Middle East and Southeast Asia. She is Montessori trained and a workshop leader and school inspector for the International Baccalaureate. She is uniquely qualified to bring our vision of a global school to life because she grew up overseas, immersed in a classroom of real world cultural experiences.

Continue reading about Eileen Baker | Head of School

Yonca Oktay, brings with her 28 years in the field of international education, including 15 years abroad in Mexico, Portugal, Singapore, Turkey, Kuwait, Qatar and Norway. Throughout her career, Yonca has served as an International Baccalaureate Educator, traveling worldwide as a member of an elite IB network to support IB schools as a workshop leader and site inspector/authorizer.

Continue reading about YONCA OKTAY | ASST. HEAD OF SCHOOL & PYP COORDINATOR




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Margaret holds a B.F.A. from New York University's Tisch School of the Arts. She has worked for several years in acting, directing, teaching dance and drama, as well as arts program administration.