About Us

School Management

The School is run by a team of four departmental Head Teachers in co-operation with the Chairman, the Director, and the School Manager.

School Governing Body

Head of School
Chris Hansen

Senior School Management

John Price, B.Sc (Hons)

Assistant Principal (Academic)
Omar Sharif, B.Sc, PGCE 

Assistant Principal (Pastoral)
Lisa Marchant, B.Ed (Joint Hons)

Senior Teacher
Michael Hassan, BA (Hons), PGCE

Head of Sixth Form (Years 12 & 13)
Julie Mitchell, B. of Commerce (Management & Information System), PGCE

Head of Year 7
Laura O’Brian, B. Sc (Hons), PGCE

Head of Year 8
Jessica Wedel, B.Ed (Hons)

Head of Year 9
Helen Towler-Williams, BA (Hons), MA, MA(Ed)

Head of Year 10
Martin Gwinnett, B.Sc (Hons)

Head of Year 11
Andrew Gwilliam, BA (Hons)

Primary School Management

Head Teacher
Frances Lennon, BA, PGCE, MA (Ed)

Deputy Head (Curriculum)
Christopher Davis, B.A (Hons), PGCE

Deputy Head (Pastoral)
Kai Stone, B.A (hons), QTS

Assessment and Data Management
Peter Lowe B.Ed. (Hons), M.Ed., N.P.Q.H., Cert. Ed (SEN)

Head of Year 3
Sharon McShea, B.A (Hons), PGCE

Head of  Year 4
Emily Jolliffe, B.A (Hons), QTS

Head of  Year 5
Owen De Asha, B.A, PGCE

Head of  Year 6
Paula Jeannette, B.A (Hons), PGCE

Infant School Management

Head Teacher
Caroline Lynskey BA (Hons) PGCE

Deputy Head Infant
Gillian Ainslie BA(Hons) PGCE

Head of Year 1
Gary Thompson Bachelor of Education (Primary)

Head of Year 2
Kirsten Davies BA(Hons) PGCE

Preparatory School Management

Head Teacher
Kismet Al Zuhair

Head of KG
Saba Awadh

Head of Reception
Hendra Stevens

Green Unit School Management

Head Teacher
Homa Mohammad, BA, PGCE


Senior Coordinator
Dominique Hill, BA (Hons),  PGCE, SEND 

KES History

KES was founded in 1978 by Mr. Mohamed Jassim Al Saddah and Mrs. Rhoda Elizabeth Muhmood.

Academic Success

KES provides its students with a tradition of success to access the best universities in the world.


KES values its bonds with its graduates and works hard to create bonds between them.