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  • Our School

    Your child will receive a premium education from an established school now located in a state-of-the-art campus.

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  • Personalised & Caring

    We are committed to the development of each child’s mind, human relationships and place within their community and the wider world.

  • Passionate

    "As many families feel upon their first visit to La Côte International School, I knew this was the school for me!" Nicole Schmidt

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  • High Expectations & High Standards

    Our student-centred approach to learning ensures that every child can become a High Performer.

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    We accept enrolments year-round and look forward to hearing from you.

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  • Excellence & Achievement

    Our unique approach and outstanding team of professional educators ensures every child can succeed.

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Aleasha Tebbutt Ford


Teacher of English as Additional Language (EAL)

Aleasha graduated from University of Plymouth, UK in 1995 with a degree in Education (BEd Hons.) She then trained to teach English as a Foreign Language and subsequently worked in Slovakia and Russia. In these countries she taught all ages and levels; was promoted to Director of Studies; and held lectures and training seminars to Russian teachers of English in Moscow, St Petersburg and Samara.

In 2000, she started teaching in an International School in Moscow as a Primary Class Teacher. During her time there, she taught both Key Stages 1 & 2 and also became the EAL Co-ordinator across the Primary Department. In her final year at this school, she taught English and Drama in the Secondary Department which was offered after several successful theatrical shows she had directed.

After time out to be a full-time mother, travelling spouse and a dog hotelier; she returned to work in 2019 as an English teacher in Lausanne before joining the LCIS family in August. Aleasha is passionate about animals, nature, good friends, travel and wellbeing.