Ms. Clare Jenkinson

Ms. Clare Jenkinson

TCS Group Director
  • BSc – Management and information systems, University of Leeds, UK
  • Postgraduate Certificate of Teaching, Brishgrossette University, UK
  • International Certificate in School Leadership, London College, UK


Mr. Zane_min

Mr. Zane Powles - MBE

Casco Antiguo Principal
  • BA (Hons) Primary Education Degree.
  • Bishop Grosseteste University, Lincoln
  • MBE for services to Education.

Mr. Richard Hengelbrok

Albrook Principal
  • Certification of International School Leadership
    Principals Training Center, London, England
  • Masters in Education Xavier University, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
  • Teaching Certification, Grades 7-12 Xavier University, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
  • B.A. in English; minor degrees in biology and theatre Xavier University, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA

Mr. Mark Symmonds

CDE Principal
  • 2019 – 2020: Certificate in School Management and Leadership, Harvard Graduate School of Education.
  • 2013-2017: Masters in International Education, Bath University.
  • 2005: Post Graduate Certificate in Education (Primary 5-11), London South Bank University, England.
  • 2000-2003: B.A. (Hons) Business Information Management, Wolverhampton University, England




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.



Ms. Stephanie

Ms. Stephanie Pita

Butterflies- Pre Nursery
  • Psychology Degree in Universidad Santa María La Antigua
Ms. Alice_min

Ms. Alice Neale

Turtles- Nursery
  • BA Sociology- University of Liverpool
  • Teach First London- Early Years specific training + PGCE
Ms. Daniela

Ms. Daniela Guanchez

Turtles- Nursery
  • Bachelor Daniela Guanchez, Higher University Technician with Honorable Mention “Cum Laude”, Venezuela (2008).
  • Bachelor of Preschool Education, Libertador Experimental Pedagogical University, Venezuela (2011).
Rhiannon pike - EYFS - Reception - English teacher - casco-min

Ms. Rhiannon Pike

Monkeys- Reception
  • Bachelor of Education in Primary Education with English (first class degree) Plymouth University.
Ms. Gabriela

Ms. Gabriela Galvez

Y1 Teacher - Meduca Lead
  • BA in Teaching English as a Second Language – Universidad Autónoma de Chiriquí. 
  • MBA Applied Linguistics Specialized in TESOL – Quality Leadership University. 
  • Online Learning Specialization – Quality Leadership University. 
  • Postgraduate in School Administration – Universidad de Panamá.
Ms. Helen_min

Ms. Helen Jezeph

Year 1 Frogs
  • BA in Theatre Studies and Primary PGCE from Brighton University, UK.
Ms. Airam

Ms. Airam Perdomo

Year 2- Crocodiles - Teaching Coordinator
  • BA in Modern Languages
    Universidad Central de Venezuela
    9 años de experiencia.
  • TESOL Certificate from University of Arizona – en curso.
Ms. Shirley Rodriguez-min

Ms. Shirley Rodriguez

Year 3 - Jaguars
  • Speech and Language Therapist (UDELAS University, 2013).

Ms. Bethany Kershaw

Year 4 - Iguanas
  • Psychology BSc (University of Bath).
  • Postgraduate Certificate in Education (Oxford Brookes University).
Ms. Beatriz-min

Ms. Beatriz Martínez

Year 4 - Iguanas
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Modern Languages (English, Italian) from Universidad Metropolitana in Caracas, Venezuela (2011 – top of her class).
  • Technical Degree in English Language Teaching for Primary School from ISAE Universidad in Panama (expected 2023).
Greta colina-min

Ms. Greta Colina

Year 5 - Manta Rays
  • BA in Education with emphasis on social sciences, mention Cum-Laude. Universidad José María Vargas. Caracas, Venezuela.
  • Diploma in Educational Research. Mención Sobresaliente. Universidad Pedagógica Libertador Caracas-Universidad del Caribe. Caracas-Venezuela.
  • Specialization in corporate environmental management, Universidad Metropolitana. Caracas-Venezuela
Mr. Adam

Mr. Adam Warzynski

Year 5 - Manta Rays
  • BA Honours in English and American Literature and Philosophy The University of Kent.
  • Primary PGCE with QTS
    The University of Leicester
Mr. Alexander

Mr. Alexander Ordaz

Year 6 - Eagles
  • Degree in English and French – Universidad Central de Venezuela.
  • TESOL Specialization – Arizona State University
Ms. Abigail

Ms. Abigail Rember

KS2 Support Teacher
  • B.A. Spanish and K-12 Education, Grove City College (Pennsylvania, USA) 2005.
  • M.A. Liberal Studies with concentration in Creative Writing, Dartmouth College (New Hampshire, USA) 2010
Ms. Reina

Ms. Reina Suyderhoud

EYFS/KS1 Support teacher
  • B.A. Psychology, emphasis in Child Development
    University of California, Davis, 2007 (California, USA)
  • M.A. Bilingual Education Stanford University, 2009 (California, USA)
  • Multiple Subject Teaching Credential, Bilingual, Cross-Cultural, Language and Academic Development Authorization
Ms. Kristina

Ms. Kristina Ramos

Pre Nursery - Butterflies
  • Bachelors Degree in Sociology with Honorable Mention “Cum Laude” Saint Mary’s College in Notre Dame, IN, USA (2008)
  • Training in Autism Spectrum Disorder, Training in Reggio Emilia

Ms. Melissa Arias

Nursery - Trutles
  • Bachelor in Education,
  • Teacher of Preschool, and Elementary School and Education Universidad de Panamá
Kowthar Abdi-min

Ms. Kowthar Abdi

Year 3 - Jaguars
  • BSc Psychology and Criminology – Kingston University London 2017.
  • Post Graduate Certificate in Education – University of Greenwich 2018
Ms. Jesy tejedor Spanish-min

Ms. Jessy Tejedor




Ana Victoria caballero - EYFS - Reception-min

Ms. Ana Victoria Caballero

Reception - Monkeys
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology from Universidad Santa Maria la Antigua,
  • Masters Degree in Neuropsychology, training in Autism Spectrum Disorder.
Ms. Iliana

Ms. Ileana Rincón

Year 1 - Frogs
  • School of Law- Universidad Libre, Colombia
  • Master Degree in Family, Adolescence and Childhood Law
  • Pedagogy-Education, Universidad del Atlántico, Colegio Marina Ariza Santiago
  • Certified by Ministry of Education in Escalafón # 6.
Nadine - Albrook - EYFS-min

Ms. Nadine Arcillas

Reception - Monkeys
  • BA First Class with Honours in Childhood Studies from Leeds Beckett University
  • TEFL from La Universidad Internacional Isabel I de Castilla
  • Postgraduate Certificate in Education from North Tyneside SCITT at Northumbria University


Maydelmis Mendoza.HEIC-min

Ms. Maydelmis Mendoza

Pre Nursery - Turtles
  • Degree in Early Stimulation and Family Guidance.
Davia Lionel - KS1 - Albrook - English-min

Ms. Davia Lionel

Year 1 - Frogs
  • Bachelor of Science in Psychology from Queen Mary University London
  • Post Graduate in Education from University of Greenwich (PGCE with QTS).



Ms. Carolina Fajardo

Pre Nursery - Butterflies
  • Degree in Early Stimulation and Family Guidance.
  • Introduction to Neurodidactics Seminar.
María Magdalena - EYFS - Albrook - Teacher Assistant-min

Ms. María M. Rodríguez

Reception - Monkeys
  • Bachelor in Early Childhood Stimulation and Family Guidance 
Dulce Gallagher - Albrook - EYFS Teacher Assistant-min

Ms. Dulce María Gallagher

Pre Nursery - Turtles
  • Degree in Early Stimulation and Family Guidance.

Ms. Sally Grundy

Year 2 - Crocodiles
  • Bachelor of Arts (Interior Design) from The University of Huddersfield
  • TEFL qualified from the TEFL Academy in Manchester, UK
  • Postgraduate Certificate in Education (Primary Education) from Middlesex University, London, UK


Shirley Alvarado - Administrator- Albrook-min

Ms. Shirley Alvarado




Sue adames - science - vice principal-min

Ms. Sue Adames

Vice Principal - Science
  • B.S in Microbiology and Parasitology (University of Panama).
  • TESOL (University of Leicester).
  • FCE and CAE of (Cambridge University – English Assessment).
  • Masters in Educational Centers Administration (Tech University – Spain).
  • Certificate in Supervision an Assessment of Educational Centers (University of Panama).
  • Certificate in Scientific Experiences in the classroom and Data Analysis (SENACYT and Fundación Omar Dengo – Costa Rica)

Ms. Maria Bhattay

  • MA in Education and Education Leadership (2022).
  • BSc Honours in Combined Social Sciences and Social policy.
  • Masters certification in Teaching English as a Foreign Language/ TESOL.

Mr. Abdiel Roderi


Mr. Alfredo Hidrovo

  • Composer Musician.
  • Graduated from the prestigious Berklee College of Music in California.

Ms. Ingrid Carrasco

  • Degree in Finance.
  • MBA in Business Management.
  • Specialization in Higher Education.
  • Microsoft Certified Trainer MOS.
  • FCE First Certificate of English Cambridge University.
Ms. Suhey

Ms. Suhey Wong

  • BA in Spanish from the Universidad de Panamá.
  • Teaching degree from the Universidad de Panamá.
Ms. Nathalie

Ms. Nathalie Zisolpulos

  • Visual artist with a degree on art therapy for children with special needs.

Mr. Eric Velazco

Global Perspective

Ms. Maggen




Lorena Jimenez - EYFS - CDE English Teacher-min

Ms. Lorena Jiménez

  • Bachelor’s degree in Modern Languages, Universidad Central de Venezuela.
  • EYFS essential training, Educare Training Center, Doha- Qatar.
  • Early Childhood Education Study Tour, Learning Scoop. University of Tampere Finland.


Ruth Asprou - KS1 - English teacher - CDE-min

Ms. Ruth Asprou

Year 1 - Frogs
  • Bsc Psychology, City University London
  • Msc Equality and Diversity, Cardiff
  • University PGCE, Institute of Education, UCL


Guadalupe Martín - KS1 - English Teacher - CDE-min

Ms. Guadalupe Martin

Year 2 - Crocodiles
  • B.Ed Level 6
  • Degree at University of Extremadura, Spain


Gabriela Recuero - EYFS - Spanish Teacher - CDE-min

Ms. Gabriela Recuero

  • Bachelor’s degree in Psychology, Universidad Santa María la Antigua
  • ICH Good Clinical Practice Certified by Global Health Training Centre


Érica Gittens - KS2 - English - Meduca - CDE-min

Ms. Erica Gittens

Year 4 - Meduca Coordinator
  • Master of Arts International Relations London Metropolitan University.
  • Masters in Phycology and Coach in emotional intelligence for youth and adolescence. Business School in Lleida, Spain.
  • Tefl and Tesol Certified. 

Christopher Hebbron - KS2 - English - MLT - CDE-min

Mr. Christopher Hebbron

Year 5 - Manta Rays | KS2 Leader
  • PGCE Primary, University of Manchester, UK
  • BA Hons History, University of Leeds, UK


Tania Alonso - KS2 - English Teacher - CDE-min

Ms. Tania Alonso

Year 3
  • Master’s degree in Applied Linguistic of Teaching Spanish as a Foreign Language.
  • Master’s Degree Teaching Primary Education.
  • Bachelor’s degree Teaching Primary Education, Teaching. Foreign Languages. University of Salamanca. Spain. J
  • Erasmus Student in the Department of Modern Languages, Nottingham Trent University. Nottingham. England.
  • January 2004 Bachelor’s degree in Law


Adrián de la Rosa - KS2 - English - CDE-min

Mr. Adrian de la Rosa

Year 6 - English Teacher
  • B.Ed Teaching Primary Education, Specialty in Foreign Languages, University of Granada, Spain.
  • UK QTS certification


Marianne Santamaria - Administrator - Cde-min

Ms. Marianne Santamaría

  • BA Business Administration, Minor in International Business, University of Louisville, KY
  • MSc in International Marketing, ESC Rennes, FR


Pablo Goroz - P.E. teacher.heic-min

Mr. Pablo Goroz

Physical Education
Ariel Cedeño - P.E.-min

Mr. Ariel Cedeño

Physical Education


Ms. Kenia

Ms. Kenia

Nursery Teaching Assistant
Ms. Cindy

Ms. Cindy

Reception Teaching Assistant
Ms. Mayvis

Ms. Mayvis

Year 1 Teaching Assistant
Ms. Milagros

Ms. Milagros Rivera

Year 1 Teaching Assistant


Ms. Carlijne

Ms. Carlijne Blom

Head of Admissions
Master Degrees in Public International Law and in Dutch Civil Law
Ms. Shainys

Ms. Shainys Rodriguez


Ms. Ingrid Leon

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