Philip Reid PE Teacher

Philip comes from Dublin and attended St Andrew’s College which also offers the IB Curriculum. Philip is qualified in Sports and Recreation from Inchicore College and has extensive experience working with children in numerous primary school throughout Dublin.  In addition he is a fully qualified Tennis, Rugby and Cricket coach.  Philip is excited to be […]

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Ms Niamh Wall – Head of School

Niamh comes from Co. Waterford, Ireland and holds a BA in English and Italian from the National University of Ireland. She has been working in International Education since 1989, teaching in Italy, Germany and Slovenia.  After moving to the UK to complete a postgraduate Diploma in English Language Teaching, Niamh joined King’s College, London where […]

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Ms Erica Stack – Office Administrator (Maternity Leave)

Ms. Erica has been connected to ISD since 2015, first as a volunteer and since January 2016 as a member of staff. Erica is from Lakeland, Florida, USA.  She recently relocated to Dublin, Ireland in 2015. Ms. Erica obtained her Bachelor of Science Degree in Elementary Education at Florida Southern College. She taught English for several […]

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Ms Cristen Schwab – PYP Coordinator/Grade 1 and 2 Teacher

Ms Cristen has been a teacher at the International School of Dublin since 2010. She is the ISD Primary Years Programme Coordinator and teacher of the Grade 1 class. In the past, she has taught Kindergarten, Grades 1, 2 and 3; and worked in all grades as an EAL teacher. Ms Cristen is from Rochester, […]

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Mrs. Brooke Anderson – Kindergarten Teacher

Mrs. Anderson (known as Ms. Butler last year), is an Australian born teacher who spent the 5 and a half years previous to joining ISD, working in international and bi-lingual schools in Switzerland. She is a dedicated, creative and passionate professional, committed to helping young people of all backgrounds and abilities, achieve their personal potential. […]

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Ms Elaine Quirke – Grade 3 and 4 Teacher

Elaine is from Co.Tipperary, Ireland and has taught in both Irish and International schools. She qualified from Mary Immaculate College of Education with a Bachelors Degree in Education. She taught in an Irish primary school for 10 years- working with children from ages 4 – 12 years, from Junior Infants to 6th Class, covering the […]

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Mrs Robin Fitzgerald – Grade 5 and 6 Teacher

Teaching is a passion for Canadian-born Mrs. Fitzgerald. Even before she left school herself, she knew that she wanted to be a primary school teacher. To fulfill that goal she completed her undergraduate degree at Trent University in Ontario and went on to attain her teacher education degree at Queen’s University, also in Ontario. While attending […]

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Ms Naná Isa – EAL Teacher

Ms Naná has been teaching English for twelve years. She holds a degree in Translation (English-Spanish) and a Diploma in TESOL. She has gained ample experience teaching students of all ages, and finds working with children particularly rewarding . Naná was born in Uruguay, where she became familiar with the PYP programme when working at Saint Brendan’s, […]

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Ms Silvia Garcia Robles – Music and Spanish Teacher

Ms Silvia obtained a teaching degree specializing in Musical Education at Universidad de León (Spain), which she expanded with a BA in Musicology at Universidad de Oviedo (Spain). After gaining some experience in both primary and secondary schools in Spain, Ms Silvia took a position as a volunteer teacher in Guatemala, combining two of her […]

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Louise Kearns – Office Administrator (Maternity Cover)

Ms Louise  is covering maternity leave at ISD.  Louise has over 16 years office and manager experience. Ms Louise holds a Secretarial Diploma.  Louise lives in Dublin and is really enjoying working alongside Ms Wall, the teachers, parents and of course the children of ISD.  

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