KIS Academic Coordinators

Our greatest strength lies in our commitment to learning together in a diverse and multicultural residential community, that respects the heritage of each individual. Each of our academic coordinators has a diverse background, a wealth of knowledge, and are qualified to ensuring the success of our students.

Barbara Block
High School Coordinator

Barbara has been at KIS for over 30 years and currently serves as the High School Coordinator. Her primary responsibility is to oversee the daily routine of Grades 9-12, which include classes, teacher observations, course selections, scheduling issues, student disciplinary challenges, and maintenance of class infrastructure…Read More

Kurian Alex
International Baccalaureate (IB) Coordinator

Kurian serves as the school’s IB DP Coordinator and is the Head of the English Department. He has over 20 years of teaching experience and is responsible for the operation of the IB DP curriculum at KIS. In addition to his IB DP responsibilities, he teaches IB English language and literature…Read More


Graham Lambert
Middle Years Programme (MYP) Coordinator

Graham is the MYP Coordinator at KIS and oversees all aspects of the MYP curriculum from Grades 6 to 10. He monitors changes and requirements to the MYP coming from the IB and ensures that these changes are implemented in the school…Read More


Andras Jo
K-8 Coordinator

Andras is responsible for the daily functioning of the Elementary and Middle Schools at KIS. He plays a key leadership role in establishing positive relationships amongst students, teachers, staff and parents. He assists, advises, supports, directs and gets involved in problem-solving, when and where required…Read More

Pearlin Joseph
Primary Years Programme (PYP) Coordinator

Pearlin is the KIS PYP Coordinator and is responsible for the implementation and operation of the PYP curriculum. She works with the Academic Vice Principal, Heads of Department (HoDs) and teachers to plan the academic year and provides mentorship for PYP staff…Read More


Kirandeep Gour
Extended Essay (EE)/Theory of Knowledge (TOK) Coordinator

Kirandeep serves as the EE/TOK Coordinator and supports EE mentors and TOK teachers. She coordinates EE essentials for the IB DP and leads the TOK team in content development and assessment alignment…Read More

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