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Petrina Booth


Year 6 Leader

Petrina trained at Roehampton University, UK, for a Bachelor of Education degree with a music specialism. She has lived in China since August 2014, with her first three years at The British School of Beijing, Sanlitun; another Nord Anglia Education school. She joined BISS Puxi to build on her experience with STEAM and is now the subject lead for the Primary STEAM Curriculum. 

Since joining Nord Anglia, Petrina has completed the Middle Leadership Programme, which involved a research project for integrating iPad technology which supported her role as a Computing Subject Leader. Petrina has also been part of the partnership for developing the STEAM subjects with MIT.  Petrina has experience teaching in Years 3, 4, 5 and 6 and was previously also a Music Coordinator, which involved arranging a variety of musical events including taking choirs to sing at the Royal Festival Hall, London.

Originally born in New Zealand, Petrina comes from a large family of which she is the youngest. She is the mother of young twins born here in Shanghai. Outside of school, Petrina spends most of her time with her children, cycling and taking long walks. Reading is a hobby the whole family enjoys, as well as listening to different types of music ranging from musical theatre to pop and classical!

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The British International School Shanghai, Puxi

111 Jinguang RoadHuacao TownMinhang201107Shanghai


金光路111号华漕镇上海市 闵行区201107

Nord Anglia Education

4th Floor, Nova South
160 Victoria Street
LondonUnited Kingdom

General Enquiries +86 021 5226 3211

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