Meet Our


Our highly qualified pedagogical staff, Teachers, Learning Assistants and Support Team, are the reason for us being an outstanding school. They are the ones creating an engaging and safe environment for our students to achieve their learning objectives and strive for success.
Mr. Nikke Keskinen General Manager, Head of School
Mr. Yousri Youssef Administrative Principal
Ms. Hanne Patomäki Academic Principal Grades 0-3
Mr. Sampsa Melkas Academic Principal Grades 4-6
Ms. Tarja Männikkö Academic Principal Grades 7-12
Ms. Amira Tawaash Head of Human Resources
Ms. Cecela Tan Financial Controller
Ms. Hanaa Konbaz Head of Admission
Mr. Bart van Klaveren IT System Administrator
Ms. Genelyn Monson Administration Support
Ms. Athira Venu Accountant
Ms. Katrina Javier Finance Assistant
Ms. Rana Moataz HR Specialist
Ms. Marwa Mahmoud Administration Executive
Ms. Pia Ripatti Class Teacher 0A
Ms. Elina Myrttinen Class Teacher 0B
Ms. Tintti Karvonen Class Teacher 0C
Ms. Juliet Oghogho Learning Assistant
Ms. Irene Cabasag Learning Assistant
Ms. Macarena Berrios Learning Assistant
Ms. Laura Salmirinne Class Teacher 1A
Ms. Mia‐Lotta Barnes Class Teacher 1B
Ms. Tanja Kauppila Class Teacher 1C
Ms. Sarah Patel Learning Assistant
Ms. Rania Kojok Learning Assistant
Ms. Ann Taping Learning Assistant
Ms. Taija Sorsa Class Teacher 2A
Ms. Fanni Vallin Class Teacher 2B
Ms. Hanna‐Maaria Linja‐aho Class Teacher 2C
Ms. Ranya Rodyne Learning Assistant
Ms. Nasreen Akhtar Learning Assistant
Ms. Zoya Anjum Learning Assistant
Ms. Terhi Essid Class Teacher 3A
Ms. Elisa Kaurala Class Teacher 3B
Ms. Renja‐Kaisa Martikainen Class Teacher 3C
Ms. Asma Tariq Learning Assistant
Ms. Farzana Riyas Learning Assistant
Ms. Asma Valli Learning Assistant
Ms. Anne Dullaghan Class Teacher 4A
Mr. Tuomas Riihimäki Class Teacher 4B
Ms. Jarna Vuori Class Teacher 4C
Mr. Janne Järvinen Class Teacher 4D
Ms. Anna Oghogho Learning Assistant
Ms. Farkhanda Aziz Learning Assistant
Ms. Ifrah Jama Class Teacher 5A
Ms. Katja Kinnunen Class Teacher 5B
Mr. Elias Syksy Class Teacher 5C
Mr. Antti Koskelainen Class Teacher 5D
Ms. Ailene Omolon Learning Assistant
Ms. Jennifer Yago Learning Assistant
Mr. Luke Barnes Class Teacher 6A
Ms. Katri Kaljunen Class Teacher 6B
Mr. Mika Karjanlahti Class Teacher 6C
Ms. Areej Lababneh Learning Assistant
Ms. Amira Al Misry Arabic Teacher
Ms. Bissan Kirresh Arabic Teacher
Ms. Dania Terkawi Arabic Teacher
Ms. Lama Dannawi Arabic Teacher
Ms. Maymouna Hayani Arabic Teacher
Mr. Mohamed Hegazi Arabic Teacher
Mr. Mohamed Nadim Arabic Teacher
Ms. Noura Dabbous Arabic Teacher
Mr. Yasser Morsi Arabic Teacher
Mr. Ahmed Shahin Arabic Teacher
Mr. Yassine Mezni Arabic Teacher
Mr. Jaakko Kujala English Teacher
Ms. Mariam Murtaza English Teacher
Ms. Kara Schultz English Teacher
Ms. Colleen Whyte English / Humanities Teacher
Ms. Pia Loman French Teacher
Ms. Kerttuli Palovaara French Teacher
Mr. Alvaro Suso Spanish Teacher
Ms. Maarit Peltomäki Spanish Teacher
Ms. Nadine Khodari French / Spanish Teacher
Ms. Iman Othman Learning Assistant
Mr. Tahir Valli Maths Teacher
Mr. Waqas Raja Maths Teacher
Mr. Mikael Nyberg Maths Teacher
Mr. Abdulkadir Ahmad Physics Teacher
Ms. Shazia Saeed Chemistry Teacher
Ms. May Habbouchi Biology / Geography Teacher
Ms. Maisa Penttala Humanities Teacher
Ms. Mary Alexander Humanities Teacher
Ms. Tuula Tervo Humanities Teacher
Ms. Ivânia Range Arts Teacher
Mr. Jouni Salmirinne Crafts Teacher
Ms. Minna Lindqvist Crafts Teacher
Ms. Junelle Bouakir Music Teacher
Ms. Jonna Temonen PE / Health Education Teacher
Mr. Robert Juvonen PE / Health Education Teacher
Mr. Jan Krappala PE Teacher / ECA Coordinator
Ms. Nadia Fradi Learning Assistant
Mr. Tuomas Patomäki Learning Assistant
Ms. Heba Al Hashmi Learning Assistant
Ms. Marjukka Krappala SEN Teacher Grades 0-1
Ms. Henna Anttonen SEN Teacher Grades 2-3
Ms. Minja Kujala SEN Teacher Grades 4-5
Ms. Heidi Lintinen SEN Teacher Grades 6-7
Ms. Saara Koskelainen SEN Teacher Grades 8-12
Ms. Chaitali Shetty School Counsellor Grades 0-3
Ms. Jessica Johnson School Counsellor Grades 4-6
Ms. Nazia Hanif School Counsellor Grades 7-12
Mr. Hassan Bouakir Guidance Counsellor
Ms. Holly Crewe Librarian
Ms. Irreen Palis Library Assistant