Hikarigaoka Campus (Faculty)

Our Faculty

At Aoba, 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.”

Alatiit, Sam

Grade 3 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

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

Bishop, Hisae

PYP PE Teacher

Bishop, Jai

Grade 5 Teacher

Buteau, Thomas

DP English Language & Literature / G10 English Advisor

We are accepting applications for 2022-2023