Faculty Members

2016-2017 Faculty/Staff Listing

HEADS OF DEPARTMENT
Bitouni Anna Head of Mathematics & Science B.A. University of Athens
M.A.University of Tennessee
Kefallinou Loukia Head of Modern Greek B.A. University of Athens
Sykioti Ismini Acting Head Of English/ESL
English, ESL
B.A. National & Kapodistrian Univ. of Athens
M.A. University of Leeds
Tsoka Eleana Head of Foreign Language Dept.
French, Spanish
Β.A. University of Piraeus
M.E.B Universite Libre de Bruxelles
Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico
National & Kapodistrian University of Athens
Venieris Constantina Head of Social Studies
History, Geography
B.A., B.Ed. University of Western Ontario
Voulgaris Maria Head of Fine Arts Dept.,Design, Clubs Co-ordinator B.A., M.Ed. Ohio State University
Vradis John Head of Physical Education Dept.
Physical Education & Athletics
B.A. Institute of Physical Education
CO-ORDINATORS
Kalokerinou Louise Primary School Principal
PYP Coordinator
B.A., Dip.Ed. McGill University
Milioni Dimitra MYP Co-ordinator
Mathematics
M.Sc. University of Edinburgh
Papaioannou Panagiota
MYP Educational Leader, History, Geography, CAS Co-ordinator 12 B.A. University of Minnesota
Pattakos Faye Learning Centre Co-ordinator
Resource Specialist
B.A., M.A. American University, Washington DC
Piriohos Zoy Physical Education (also teaches in Primary School); CAS Co-ordinator 12 B.Ed. McGill University
D.S.A. Concordia University
Protopapa Maria IBDP Co-ordinator, Student Counsellor, Psychology B.A. University of Athens
M.Ed. University of La Verne
Voulgaris Maria
Design, Clubs Co-ordinator
Head of Fine Arts
B.A., M.Ed. Ohio State University
UPPER SCHOOL FACULTY
Marios Antoniou Physics, Design B.Sc. University of Athens
Anna Bitouni Mathematics
Head of Mathematics & Science
B.A. University of Athens
M.A. University of Tennessee
Anthony Burk Theatre Arts, Drama (also teaches in Primary School) Dipl. Odeion Athinon
Iordanis Choudaverdis Chemistry, Physics, Design, Health Science B.A. University of Athens
M.S. University of California
Ph.D. Yale University
Aurora del Hoyo Ventura Spanish, Greek for Foreigners (also teaches in Primary School) Dip.Ed. Universidad de Valladolid
Rena Deriziotis Greek,
Upper School Principal
B.A. University of Athens
Thomais Desylla Greek, Library Assistant B.A. National & Kapodistrian Univ. of Athens
Dipl. Theatre Arts,
Aki Davi Theatre School
Antonia Dionysopoulou Greek B.A. National & Kapodistrian Univ. of Athens
Adv. Dip. Ed., M.A. Ed. University of London
Christina Iliopoulou French Diplome de langua et litterature francaise, Universite d’Athenes
Despina Karaoulani English, ESL B.A. McGill University, M.A. Open University UK
Loukia Kefallinou Greek, Head of Modern Greek B.A. University of Athens
Konstantinos Konstantinou Design, Science, MYP Educational Leader B.S. , M.S., BFA, City College of City University of NY
Marivenia Kopaneli
French (also teaches in Primary School B.A. Institut Francais d`Athenes
Sorbonne Nouvelle Paris
Stella Kyriazi Business & Management, Tok B.A. McGill University
M.A. University of Toronto
Ph.D. Universite de Montreal
Suhad Nierat Arabic Dipl. Pedagogical Academy of Palestine B.A., M.A. Beirut Arab University
Gina Grammatikou Librarian B.Ec., LL.B. Monash University, Melbourne
Juana Page Spanish (also teaches in Primary School) B.F.A. School of Fine Arts Cordoba M.F.A.Ed. City College of New York
William Papatassos English B.A. Macalester College
Ioannis Papatheocharis Biology B.Sc. University of Athens M.Sc. Strathclype University
Lea Pateras Psychology, Educational Psychologist, Diagnostic Assessment Specialist B.A. American College of Greece M.Ed. University of Manchester
Faye Pattakos Resource Specialist
Learning Centre Co-ordinator
B.A., M.A. American University, Washington DC
Zoy Piriohos Physical Education
(also teaches in Primary School) CAS Co-ordinator 11th grade
B.Ed. McGill University D.S.A. Concordia University
Maria Protopapa IBDP Co-ordinator Student Counsellor, Psychology B.A. University of Athens M.Ed. University of La Verne
George Sotiropoulos History, Cultural Anthropology B.A., M.A., Ph.D. University of Kent
Eleni Stamboli Music B.A. University of Athens Soloist Diploma in Piano, Conservatory of Athens
Ismini Sykioti English, ESL
MYP Educational Leader Head of English/ESL
B.A. National & Kapodistrian Univ. of Athens M.A. University of Leeds
Theano Terzoglou German (also teaches in Primary school) Grosses Sprachdiplom Goethe
Chris Tragas Spanish
Assistant Director
B.A., Dip.Ed. McGill University M.A. University of La Verne
Christina Tsibiridi Mathematics, ToK B.Sc., M.Sc., London School of Economics Ph.D., Imperial College
Eleana Tsoka Spanish, French, Greek Head of Foreign Language (also teaches in Primary School) B.A. University of Piraeus M.E.B.
Universite Libre de Bruxelles Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico National & Kapodistrian University of Athens
Leonidas Valvis Physical Education (also teaches in Primary School) B.A. University of Athens T.E.F.A.A. M.Sc. University of Essex
Constantina Venieris Individuals & Societies MYP Educational Leader Head of Social Studies B.A., B.Ed. University of Western Ontario
Maria Voulgaris Art, Clubs Co-ordinator Head of Fine Arts B.A., M.Ed. Ohio State University
Phaedra Voultsiadou German (also teaches in Primary School) Friedrich-Alexander University M.A. University of Erlangen/Nurnberg, Germany
John Vradis Physical Education & Athletics Head of P.E. B.A. Institute of Physical Education

PRIMARY SCHOOL FACULTY
Adam Angelique French
Anastasiou-Ifantis Helen Grade 1C Diploma of Education, Macarthur Institute of Higher Education, Australia
Burk Anthony Drama (also teaches in Upper School) Dipl. Odeion Athinon
Del Hoyo Aurora Spanish (also teaches in Upper School) Dip.Ed. Universidad de Valladolid
Desylla Thomais Grade 2B N.Greek B.A. National & Kapodistrian Univ. of Athens
Dipl. Theatre Arts,
Aki Davi Theatre School
Digenaki-Wedlock Catherine Grade 1A B.A., University of London
Dionysopoulou Antonia Greek for Natives B.A. National & Kapodistrian Univ. of Athens Adv. Dip. Ed.
M.A. Ed. University of London
Doshi Bhavini Grade 5B Master in Drama and Education, Trinity College, U.K., Bachelor of Arts, University of South Wales
Eichenlaud Ashley Grade 6B Bachelor in Education, Southeast MO State University, Autism Spectrum Disorders Certificate
Georgantas Eleni Grade 3B Bachelor of Education – University of British Colombia, ESL Diploma Program – University of British Colombia
Iliopoulou Christina Greek for Foreigners/French Diplome de langua et litterature francaise, Universite d’Athenes
Kapsambeli Marina Greek for Foreigners M.Ed. University of La Verne B.A. National & Kapodistrian Univ. of Athens
Kassimis Nicole Grade 4A B.Sc. Ed., St. John’s University
M.Sc. Ed., Queen’s College
Kopaneli Marivenia French (also teaches in Upper School) B.A., Sorbonne Nouvelle Paris
Lampropoulou Katerina Grade 4B B.A. Pedagogy, National & Kapodistrian Univ. of Athens, QTS from U.K.,Masters in Vocational Psychology and Career Counselling
Markopoulou Christina Grade 2A B.A. Pedagogy, National & Kapodistrian Univ. of Athens
Moschovakou Kalliopi Drama 1-3 Archi Drama School – Diploma in acting, Bachelors in Marketing Management, Deree College
Nierat Suhad Arabic (also teaches in Upper School) Dipl. Pedagogical Academy of Palestine B.A., M.A. Beirut Arab University
Page Juana Art, Spanish (also teaches in Upper School) B.F.A. School of Fine Arts Cordoba M.F.A. Ed. City College of New York
Papachristos Magdalini Grade 2B B.A. Major in Childhood Education, Ryerson University
Pavlea Elena Music Soloist Diploma in Piano,
B.A Musicology, American College of Greece,
Post Graduate Diploma in Piano Performance, City University U.K.
Piriohos Zoy Physical Education
(also teaches in Upper School)
B.Ed. McGill University
D.S.A. Concordia University
Rentzela Chrysavgi Grade 3A B.A. Pedagogy, National & Kapodistrian Univ. of Athens, MSc. University of London
Roumie Kiara Visual Arts
Sapountzaki Natalia Physical Education
Savvas Athanasia Grade 6A B.Sc. Ed. Sterling College State of Mississ
Spiropoulou Maria Greek for Natives B.A., M.Ed., National & Kapodistrian Univ. of Athens
Stamboli Eleni Choir B.A. University of Athens Soloist Diploma in Piano, Conservatory of Athens
Storgianos Angela English as Another Language Master of Science in Education, Saint John’s University, N.Y., Bachelor of Science, Saint John’s University, N.Y.
Swift-Baroudi Pia Arabic B.A. American College of Greece
Tagas Pam Grade 5A B.A., M.A.Ed., Brooklyn College
Terzoglou Theano German (also teaches in Upper School) Grosses Sprachdiplom Goethe
Tokatlidou Xenia Counselling Psychologist,
Learning Support
B.Sc.(Hons) University of East London
M.Sc. University of London
Tragas Konstantinos Librarian B.A. American College of Greece
Tsiavou Evangelia Grade 1B B.Sc. New York University
Tsoka Eleana Spanish B.A. University of Piraeus
M.E.B. Universite Libre de Bruxelles
Valvis Leonidas Physical Education
(also teaches in Upper School)
B.A. University of Athens
M.A. University of Essex
Voultsiadou Phaedra German (also teaches in Upper School) Friedrich-Alexander University M.A. University of Erlangen/Nurnberg, Germany
Nadine Yousef Arabic BA Arabic Literature, Teshreen University,Diploma of Rehabilitation Pedagogic, Damascus University,Translation –Syrian Open University
MELINA’S KINDERGARTEN
Helga Barry Early Years Principal
Despoina Adamopoulou Administrative Assistant Melina’s 3
Athina Korai Psychologist
Theresa Exarchou Kindergarten teacher 1
Elise Barry Nursery teacher
Vasiliki Constantellou Kindergarten teacher
Elena Tsouroufli Kindergarten teacher 3
Chrissy Giannouli Assistant
Bridget Exarchou Assistant
Tonia Polychroni Kindergarten Assistant
Tessie Kokkinia Assistant
Aliki Banti Foreign Greek
Helene Constantellou
(for M1 to M3)
Drama/Music/Dance
Margarita Tselou Native Greek, Art
Marisa Traka Melina’s 2 Coordinator
Daneve Margos Pre-Kindergarten teacher
Marianna Triantafyllou Assistant
Helen Anastasiou (Part time) Nursery teacher 1
Kelly Balasaki Junior Pre-Kindergarten teacher
Dina Kouleles Junior Pre-Kindergarten teacher
Anthi Petratou Assistant
Xenia Terzopoulou Assistant
Penny Haros Melina’s 1 Coordinator
Maria Michaelidou Administrative Assistant Melina’s 1
Christina Kroustalia-Katsarou Assistant
Constantina Sakarelou Pre-Kindergarten teacher 2
Lily Delalis Assistant
Angela Sellers Pre-Kindergarten teacher 3
STAFF
Administrative Assistants Despoina Adamopoulou
Maria Michaelidou
Maria Plakiotaki
Valentina Tsoltos
Melina’s 3
Melina’s 1
PA to the Dir.
Primary School
Business Office Fanis Malakontas
Mitsi Koutroumanou
Chrysoula Gioldasi
Tasos Petrolias
Director
Accountant
Greek Government Liaison (p/t) Penelope Roupa
IT Systems Ilias Batzias
Michalis Pastos
Administrator
Assistant
Lab. Technician Ada Georgakopoulou
Librarian Gina Grammatikou
Maintenance Trifon Mone (Fotis)
Mercedes Duculan
Rogelio Duculan
Joey del Rosario
Margarita Ioakovidou
Mariola Mone
Maria Rovire Tiamzon
Wilma Villanueva
Co-ordinator
Melina`s 3
ISA
Melina`s 1
ISA
ISA
Melina`s 2
ISA
Public Relations and Marketing Kelly Bahlitzanaki
School Nurse
Security Guard Yiannis Skrinos (also trans/ion)
Transportation Apostolos Zakkas
Stavros Adamopoulos
Thanasis Karavatsos
Lefteris Kokonezos
Trifon Mone (Fotis)
Tasos Petrolias (also B.O.)
Yiannis Skrinos (also Security)
Co-ordinator