Francesco Banchini joined La Côte International School in 2016 as our Director of Performing Arts.
Originally from Italy, Francesco is a Harvard University graduate, where he gained his Leadership CAEL qualification, and a graduate of the University of Bath, where he completed his Master of Education M.Ed. in Leadership and Management.
He has worked as Head of Faculty and Music at various international schools for many years, including the International School of London in Qatar, Hillcrest International School in Kenya and at the International School of Naples.
Francesco has been a mentor for many teachers, staff and children. His passion for music drives his teaching style and allows him to create the perfect learning environment for children to grow, be inspired and enjoy music.