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Staff Profile: Patrick Horne

Principal, The British International School Abu Dhabi

Patrick joined The British International School Abu Dhabi in Janaury 2015 following more than two years as Principal of sister Nord Anglia Education school, The British International School Shanghai, Pudong. He brings a wealth of knowledge following a teaching career since 1990. Prior to this, Patrick was Associate Head Teacher at Harrogate Grammar School, one of the leading schools in the UK, and was previously Deputy Head Teacher at Jerudong International School in Brunei. 

He has experience in a wide range of schools and in raising academic standards for students of all ages and abilities. Patrick is a passionate believer that high expectations for students can lead to outstanding and inspirational outcomes. 

He has a Bachelor’s of Education in Secondary Mathematics, a postgraduate Certificate in Educational Management and the National Professional Qualification for Headteachers.


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