Hikarigaoka Campus (Administration)
Our Administration: our Navigators.
Our administration at A-JIS comes from a variety of educational leadership backgrounds from around the world. They all bring with them years of experience in IB methodology and pedagogy, international education and socially responsibly educational research and development. All are highly qualified in their areas of expertise. Each member of the administration brings with him or her the experience of having led institutions both in their home countries and within Japan.
Head of School
“If you are not willing to risk the unusual, you will have to settle for the ordinary” —Jim Rohn
“Children must be taught how to think, not what to think.” —Margaret Mead
IB PYP Coordinator
“Give a man a fish and you feed him for a day. Teach a man to fish and you feed him for a lifetime.” —Chinese Proverb
de Pierres, Lisa
IB MYP Coordinator, MYP Design, DP Film Teacher
“Wisdom comes from experience. Experience is often a result of lack of wisdom.” —Terry Pratchett
IB DP Coordinator, MYP Language and Literature, DP Theory of Knowledge, DP Psychology
"Life itself is a quotation." —Jorge Luis Borges