MODERN FOREIGN LANGUAGES

Ms Pierrette Anuar-Ghani

Head of Modern Foreign Languages and Teacher of French

Pierrette is a Canadian national who joined KIS in January 1993 from the International English Centre in Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, Malaysia. She is Head of Modern Foreign Languages and teaches French. Qualifications: BA Universite de Caen, France. PGCE, University of Reading, UK

Cikgu Noraineh Suhaibul

Teacher of Bahasa Malaysia

Noraineh is a Malaysian national who joined KIS in August 2010 from Sekolah Swasta Maktab Nasional in Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, Malaysia. She teaches Bahasa Malaysia throughout the school and is Year 7 form tutor. Qualifications: BA in Computer Science, Indiana University, Bloomington, United States. Diploma in Education, Universiti Tehnologi Mara.

Ms Indah Iskandar

Teacher of Bahasa Malaysia

Indah is a Malaysian national who joined KIS in January 2016 from Sayfol International School in Kota Kinabalu. She teaches Bahasa Malaysia from F2 to Year 11. Qualifications: B.Ed [Hons] TESL Universiti Teknologi MARA, Shah Alam.

Mrs Li Xue Fei

Teacher of Mandarin

Li Xue Fei is a Chinese national who joined KIS in Auguest 2016 and teachers Mandarin. Qualifications: BA Chinese Language and Literature, University of Hubei (China), Senior Chinese Language Teacher of International Profession Certification Association.

Ms Jowene Chia

Teacher of Mandarin and Extra Curricular Activities Coordinator

Jowene is a Malaysian national who joined KIS in August 2016. She teaches Mandarin Chinese from Reception to Secondary and is the Extra Curricular Activities Coordinator. Qualifications: Bachelor of Arts, Teaching Chinese as Second Language, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China.

MUSIC

Ms Charmaine Ku

Teacher of Music

Charmaine joined KIS in August 2011 from Wells International School in Thailand and teaches Music to Primary and Secondary students. Qualifications: Diploma in Teaching Profession, St Theresa Inti College, Bangkok, Thailand. Bachelor of Arts in Music, Avondale College, NSW. Australia.

Ms Grace Wong

Teacher of Music

Grace is a Malaysian national who joined KIS in August 2017. She teaches Music from Foundation 1 to Year 6. Qualifications: Bachelor of Classical Music (Hons.), UCSI University, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Master in Music Performance, Royal Welsh College of Music & Drama, Cardiff, Wales, UK.

PE & SPORT

Ms Catriona Watt

Head of PE and Sport

Catriona is an Australian national and joined KIS in August 2017 from Greengates School Mexico in Mexico City. She teaches PE across the whole school. Qualifications: Bachelor of Education in Human Movement and Health Education from the University of Sydney.

Mrs Tytti Beltran

Head of Aquatics

Tytti is a Finnish national and joined KIS in August 2017 from Raha International School, Abu Dhabi, UAE. She is running the KIS swim programme. Qualifications: Masters in Sport Sciences with Teaching Certificate, University of Jyväskylä, Finland.

Mr Nathan Walker

Teacher of PE and Year 10S Form Tutor

Nathan is a British national and joined KIS in August 2017 from Qatar International School in Doha, Qatar. He teaches Physical Education and is the Year 10S Form Tutor. Qualifications: B.Ed. (Hons) Secondary Physical Education with Qualified Teacher Status from the University of St Mark & St John in Plymouth, United Kingdom.