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I was looking for something different or something like "Montessori" method, i know The Casco School is not like that but i found something even better...

Julia Busteiros
Kindergarten parent
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As a mother the most important for me is to feel my self confident that my little girl is in caring hands, and besides that is learning with high British standards academics. They do sports, dance, arts, and my daughter never want to go home :D...

Martha León
2nd grade parent
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To be honest I was really tired of bad schools in Panama, not only because the lack of education but because of the stolen money... Casco School is doing a really good job in education standards and i feel they have a real sense of social responsibility... congrats for that and thank you...

Elena Merker
3rd grade parent
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With a poor offer of good education in Panama, we have found a rich and nurture kind of education for our children in Casco School, definitely recommended...

Maurice Anderson
3rd grade parent
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Have not enough words to describe the excellent job this guys are doing with all students in Casco School, since academics trough extra curricular courses, but what i most like is the sincere love they show and share with our kids...

Sonya Simons
Kindergarten parent
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At first i was hesitating because of location and all excuses on my mind, but man, what can i say, this kind of education has mark a before and after for my children, obviously not only for the academic stuff but for how confident and independent my kids are now, thank you guys...

Frank Le Blanc
2nd grade parent

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The Casco School / Educators

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Ms. Clare Jenkinson

2nd / 3rd Grade Teacher

Ms. Clare Jenkinson. With over 11 years teaching and leading primary school in London, Ghana, Chicago and Panama, Miss Clare created the Casco School. She currently...

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Ms. Airam Perdomo

1st Grade Teacher

Ms. Airam Perdomo Graduated as an English and French Literature Researcher at the Central University of Venezuela, Ms Perdomo has very extensive experience in...

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Mr. Nicholas Ponsford

​ Teaching Assistant

Mr. Nicholas Ponsford is a learning support mentor throughout our primary school. A native speaker in French, English and Spanish he helps many of our children learning...

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Ms. Delyleth Pinto

Year 1 / Kindergarten Teacher

Ms. Delyleth Pinto Enthusiastic and passionate early childhood education teacher with almost 10 years of working experience among preschool and elementary grades...

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Ms. Francesca Veal

Preschool Teacher

Ms. Francesca Veal joins us from England. She loves books, stories and art. Developing early reading she brings stories to life for our 3 and 4-year-olds. She develops a very...

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Ms. Gabriela Gálvez

Preschool Teacher

Ms. Gabriela Gálvez With over 5 years of experience teaching young learners and adults. Gabriela has realized that she is passionate about teaching young learners as every...

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Ms. Irene Como

Preschool Teacher

Ms. Irene Como I am very excited to be working with the Pre-Nursery class this year and teaching the youngest students in our school! I personalize learning for every child in my class...

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Ms. Alma

Preschool Assistant

Ms. Alma is our longest serving staff member. She has many years of experience in child care and development. She works with our young babies from 1 to 3 years old

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Ms. Yasmin

Preschool Assistant

Ms. Yasmin has been a nanny for many years. She has a very calm and caring nature and supports our preschool teachers with our youngest students.

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I was looking for something different or something like "Montessori" method, i know The Casco School is not like that but i found something even better...

Julia Busteiros
Kindergarten parent
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I was looking for something different or something like "Montessori" method, i know The Casco School is not like that but i found something even better...

Julia Busteiros
Kindergarten parent
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I was looking for something different or something like "Montessori" method, i know The Casco School is not like that but i found something even better...

Julia Busteiros
Kindergarten parent

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1st World Class Teachers

Students are taught by highly-skilled class teachers trained in Early Years and Primary education. Our students love coming to school every day to learn with their friends, amazing teachers, and inspiring and talented community partners. Being friendly, creative and ambitious, our students are an absolute delight and have a thirst for learning within our tightly knitted community.

INSPIRING AND TALENTED PARTNERS

Mr. Humberto Brown

Sports Coach

Mr. Humberto Brown is a Jiu-Jitsu champion of Panama. He trained as a Jiu-Jitsu black belt and competed internationally representing Panama at the UFLA. Humberto is also a personal trainer and fitness coach and previously managed Alley Cat fitness. HE coaches the children in multidisciplinary sports including Jiu-Jitsu, football, basketball, team games and athletics.

Chef Russo

School Chef

Chef Russo trained in Argentina with a speciality in Italian cuisine. At the casco school, we know the importance of diet in children's development and have a healthy, nutritious and delicious lunch program. Our food is prepared fresh each day.

Ms. Sahara González

Music Teacher

Ms. Sahara González works with the Danilo Perez foundation and is a professional musician and Singer. She has appeared many times in the Panama Jazz Festival. Sarah teaches a wide range of instruments, how to read music, sing and brings her creativity to ensure all children develop a passion for music and Arts.

Mr. Gustavo Polanco

Arts Teacher

Mr. Gustavo Polanco works for the Olga Sinclair foundation. He studied a fine arts degree and has since taken art courses in Italy, France and Spain. He teachers the children about different artists, mediums and styles developing their technical skills while giving them creative freedom.

Ms. Naomi Judge

Yoga Teacher

Ms. Naomi Judge originally trained in Australia as a children's nurse. She has since developed her yoga practice and now leads our children through a holistic yoga practice teacher Friday. It gives our students important time to reflect, set goals and develop strength and balance.

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Ms. Clare Jenkinson

2nd / 3rd Grade Teacher
  • BSc – Management and information systems, University of Leeds, UK
  • Postgraduate Certificate of Teaching, Brishgrossette University, UK
  • International Certificate in School Leadership, London College, UK

​Ms. Clare Jenkinson. With over 11 years teaching and leading primary school in London, Ghana, Chicago and Panama, Miss Clare created the Casco School. She currently teaches the second and their grade group and loves being in the classroom. She engages students in developing highly differentiated lessons which cater to the student’s individual needs. A love of books, mathematics and science she develops a cross-curricular approach bringing learning to life in a fun way.

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Ms. Airam Perdomo

1st Grade Teacher
  • B.D Modern Languages, Universidad Central de Venezuela (2017)
  • Masters in Primary Education, ISAE Panama (expected completion 2022)

​Ms. Airam Perdomo Graduated as an English and French Literature Researcher at the Central University of Venezuela, Ms Perdomo has very extensive experience in language teaching, having worked in corporate, high school and especially primary levels. Proactive and always keen on learning new things and developing new abilities. She has significant leadership and persuasion skills. Using technology as every day means to work and communicate is one of her mottos. She considers teaching little people her passion and true calling.

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Mr. Nicholas Ponsford

​ Teaching Assistant
  • French Baccalaureate (Mention Bien)

​Mr. Nicholas Ponsford is a learning support mentor throughout our primary school. A native speaker in French, English and Spanish he helps many of our children learning new languages. He supports children in their reading and writing giving personal attention to their need. A keen sportsman he often organised competitions and games for the playground.

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Ms. Delyleth Pinto

Year 1 / Kindergarten Teacher
  • ULACIT – BA – Global Business Degree
  • Universidad Latina de Panama BSc – Early Childhood Education

Ms. Delyleth Pinto Enthusiastic and passionate early childhood education teacher with almost 10 years of working experience among preschool and elementary grades, with a specialization in kids yoga, who believes that all children can learn and thrive in a learning environment that is stimulating, comforting and appropriate to children’s abilities.

I enjoy inspiring kids to learn new things, improve wellness, move their bodies, know their capabilities, feel happy, strong, loved and motivated.

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Ms. Francesca Veal

Preschool Teacher
  • BA – Film and Media studies / PGCE Lincoln University UK

Ms. Francesca Veal joins us from English. She loves books, stories and art. Developing early reading she brings stories to life for our 3 and 4-year-olds. She develops a very cross-curricular approach teaching intertwining craft projects which develop fine and gross motor skills in a lively and engaging way.

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Ms. Gabriela Gálvez

Preschool Teacher
  • MA. Applied Linguistics – Quality Leadership University, Panama
  • B.A Teaching English as a Second Language Universidad Autónoma de Chiriquí, Panama

Ms. Gabriela Gálvez With over 5 years of experience teaching young learners and adults. Gabriela has realized that she is passionate about teaching young learners as every day she witnesses children discovering their strengths and talents. She has superior interpersonal and communication skills to foster meaningful relationships with students and parents. Gabriela loves yoga, books and nature. As Malala Yousafzai said, “One child, one teacher, one book, one pen can change the world.”

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Ms. Irene Como

Preschool Teacher
  • BS Psychology Universidad Santa María La Antigua 2018
  • Estudiante de la Licenciatura en Educación Preescolar, ISAE Panamá 2019

​Ms. Irene Como I am very excited to be working with the Pre-Nursery class this year and teaching the youngest students in our school! I personalize learning for every child in my class The learning experiences I plan and prepare allow children to develop the skills they need to succeed. In my teaching, I create an environment where children are engaged, challenged, and most of all, excited. I want the children to feel confident to take risks and have a go at everything, knowing they are fully supported and encouraged to reach their full potential.