Hikarigaoka Campus (Faculty)

Our Faculty

At A-JIS, our faculty represents educators and professionals from 15 countries around the world. All are qualified and certified as teachers within their home countries, and all have a minimum of a bachelor’s degree in their field of expertise. Our faculty represents educators who possess the capability and experience to deliver our curricular focus: the International Baccalaureate Programme, according to our mission and values. They are a dedicated group of people skilled at inspiring students to seek opportunities that lay ahead as wise, creative, entrepreneurial, solution-driven global leaders.

Abe, Mamina

PYP Japanese Teacher

Ahn, Jeong Hee

Kindergarten Teaching Assistant

“Every child is a different kind of flower, and all together, make this world a beautiful garden.”
—Anonymous

Alatiit, Sam

Learning Support Teacher

"It is the supreme art of the teacher to awaken joy in creative expression and knowledge" —Albert Einstein

Alexander, Sarah Jo

EAL Teacher Assistant

Balugo, Faye Anne

Kindergarten Teaching Assistant

“Children learn more from what you are than what you teach.” —W.E.B Du Bois

Basu, Paramita

Grade 1 Teacher

Bhavaraju, Gayatri

MYP Math Teacher

“The important thing is to not stop questioning. Curiosity has its own reason for existence.” —Albert Einstein

Brockington, Christopher

Grade 3 Teacher

"Coming together is a beginning, staying together is progress, and working together is success." —Henry Ford

Chen, Karen

Grade 5 Teacher

「健全なる魂は、健全なる精神と健全なる肉体に宿る。」 “A sound ‘soul’ dwells within a sound mind and a sound body.” —Atsushi Okubo

Crawford, Andrea

Secondary Teacher

"You cannot discover new oceans unless you have the courage to lose sight of the shore."—Andre Gide

We are accepting applications for 2019–2020