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  • The world awaits

    Our school prides itself on providing a truly international education which will prepare your child for their future

  • A love of learning

    Our curriculum is designed to give children the tools to learn, and the curiosity to go further

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  • Building their future

    Our students are confident, creative and compassionate, and ready to pursue a world of opportunities

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  • A lifetime of learning

    Our skilled and experienced teachers are dedicated to helping your child achieve more than they thought poissible

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Gemma McIntosh


Head of Lower School & Year 2 Teacher

I graduated with First Class Honours in Primary Education in 2004 from the University of Strathclyde in Glasgow. I taught in Scotland for four years before starting my international teaching experience in The British School of Chicago, one of our Nord Anglia sister schools. There, I taught Early Years and had the additional responsibilities of Literacy Co-ordinator and Modern Foreign Languages Co-ordinator. I also spent two years in the Canary Islands teaching in a British International School where I gained invaluable experience teaching children with English as an additional language. I have always loved New York as a city and was delighted to take up post at the school at the beginning of 2014. Since joining the school I have taught in Early Years however, this academic year, I currently teach Year Two with the additional responsibility of being Head of Lower Primary (Key Stage 1).

I am a very active person who enjoys keeping fit, having trained in dance for several years. In my spare time, I regularly attend the gym and in recent years, I have taken up running. I enjoy a challenge and have completed the Seattle, Chicago and New York Half Marathons. I have also taken part in many charity events such as stair climbing 81 floors of one of the tallest buildings in the Chicago Skyline! I attend Spanish lessons and have really enjoyed learning a new language and deepening my understanding of the Spanish culture. I love to travel and experience new cultures and have therefore visited many countries all over the world.

I am truly delighted to be living and working in such a vibrant place as New York. I love the diversity and unique buzz this city has to offer. I am proud to be part of the Nord Anglia Education group and very excited to be part of this growing school.