Primary School

Primary School Team

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

Primary

OSAMA ABU JAFAR
Assistant Head of Primary

DAVID TAYLOR
Deputy Head of Primary

Grade 4

KENT WATENE
Grade 4 Class Teacher/Coordinator

STACIE SHANNON
Grade 4 Class Teacher

CAROLINE ALLAN
Grade 4 Class Teacher

SEAN LYONS
Grade 4 Class Teacher

JARED JOHNSON
Grade 4 Class Teacher

JENNIFER GERONIMO
Grade 4 Class Teacher

Arabic, Islamic and Social Studies Teachers

NEMAH ABDUL AZIZ
Arabic A & Islamic Teacher & Coordinator

RUBA ABU HIJAB
Arabic B Teacher & Coordinator

LINA AL DWEIK
Islamic Studies A & B Teacher

HANAA EL-KOMY
Arabic A & B Teacher

REEM FAHEM
Arabic A Teacher

ENTISAR MIRSAL
Islamic Studies A Teacher

MARIAM DAWAS
Arabic B Teacher

SANAA HASYEN
Arabic B Teacher

AYAT HAMDAN
Arabic B Teacher

SUHA ETOUM
Arabic A Teacher

WAFAA MARWAN
UAE Social Studies Teacher

EMAN ELSHIKH
Arabic Social Studies Teacher

Grade 2

ANNE WATKINS
Grade 2 Class Teacher/Coordinator

DEBBIE AIKEN
Grade 2 Class Teacher

JEMMA DOOLEY
Grade 2 Class Teacher

LEE GRAY
Grade 2 Class Teacher

CHRISTINA FRASER
Grade 2 Class Teacher

JEROME GERONIMO
Grade 2 Class Teacher

Grade 5

ALISON WIGHTON
Grade 5 Class Teacher/Coordinator

SHAWN KEDDY
Grade 5 Class Teacher

PENNY THOMPSON
Grade 5 Class Teacher

LISA COONEY
Grade 5 Class Teacher

LEANNE DWIDARI
Grade 5 Class Teacher

ANDREW LYGO
Grade 5 Class Teacher

Grade 3

HAYLEY MAINE
Grade 3 Class Teacher/Coordinator

WINNIE WONG
Grade 3 Class Teacher

TAMMY REEN

Grade 3 Class Teacher

MELISSA CASALE
Grade 3 Class Teacher

JENNY MCLARNON
Grade 3 Class Teacher

NIGEL WOODS
Grade 3 Class Teacher








Art, Music, PE and Library

LEE RUSCOE
PE Teacher

BEN WILGOSS
PE Teacher

STACEY ALDERMAN
PE Teacher

LISE FARQUAR
Art Teacher

MARK RYAN
Art Teacher

LAURA DZIUBANIUK
Music Teacher

KAREN PAGE
Music Teacher

MARY KAY POLLY
Teacher Librarian