Parents Association
Parents Association

As a school that was originally founded by a group of enthusiastic expatriate parents back in 1953, it should be of no surprise that we value enormously the importance of the school’s relationship with the parents of our pupils.

Education is very much a three-way interdependent partnership with parents, pupils and the school all inextricably linked in trying to find the best way forwards to ‘unwrap’ each child’s potential.

Parents are very much a component part of The English School and every morning and afternoon many drop-off and pick-up children, staying for a while in the playground to catch up with fellow parents and friends, and taking the opportunity on occasion to touch base with teachers. Fundraising has helped the school to improve its facilities over the years and annual events like the Winter Bazaar and TES Ball are highlights in just about everyone’s social diary. We are very proud of our strong relationship with parents and there is no doubt that this helps add to the family feel and sense of community that makes the school stand out from so many of the other academic institutions in Kuwait. For some, school is the most important place for daily social interaction, especially for parents new to the country, and is a source of huge measures of support as well as both formal and informal information for parents. Indeed, in last February’s parent survey, with almost 200 returns, 97% stated that they would recommend the school to a friend. That is pretty high customer satisfaction! Indeed, at TES we are very proud of our close connection with parents and regularly receive correspondence from former parents saying how much they miss the warmth of relationship they had with the school during the time that their children were with us.

Your PA Committee Members

Mrs. Kate Kramer Azzouz – Chair Person

Mrs. Kate Llamas - Vice Chair

Mrs. Courtney Corcoran  Secretary

Mrs. Heather McCain – Treasurer

Mrs. Joanne Marlay  Class Rep Coordinator

Class Representatives

Below is the list of your Class Representatives. There are still opening for those classes in bold and red. Please do come forward and volunteer as soon as possible. Please send me a mail on [email protected]

Ms Safana Inam Pre-KG  Ms Clare O'Byrne
Mrs Kim Sutton KG.1 Mrs Lyra Culverhouse
Mrs Jenny Thompson KG.2 Mrs Emma Al-Sabah
Mrs Ilse Meyer KG.3 Mr Chris Valorose
Mrs Elizabeth Hamid REC.1  Mrs Joanne Crane
Mrs Nina Travinsky
Mr James Gillard REC.2 Mrs Rizwana Bapu
Mrs Susan Davies REC.3 Mrs Krishna Saraogi
Ms Sara Soliman 1.1 Mrs Dina Besiso
Mrs Mimma Bertoni
Mr Michael Fessey 1.2 Mrs Emily Cunha
Mr Andrew Davies 1.3 Mrs Amal Abou Khater
Mrs Madhvi Mohandas
Mrs Suzanne Davey 2.1 Mrs Rizwana Bapu
Mrs Fazilah Khalfan
Ms Stacey Fitzpatrick 2.2 Mrs Emma Al-Sabah
Mrs Duna Alkhudhair
Ms Fiona Nelson 2.3 Mrs Heather McCain
Mr Paul Goggin 3.1 Mrs Nina Travinsky
Ms Kimberley Mclennan 3.2 Mrs Senivj Hasanova
Mrs Naomi Stocks 3.3 Mrs Chimone Bailie
Mrs Emma Kennedy 4.1 Mrs Aneesa Price
Ms Naomi Byng 4.2 Mrs Senivj Hasanova
Ms Victoria Williams 4.3 Mr Phil Langmabn
Mr Matthew Watts 5.1 Mrs Kate Llamas
Mr Craig Watson 5.2 Mrs Karen Mackay
Raffia Mohammed
Mrs Emma Hodgkiss 5.3 Mrs Sheena Snyder
Mr Timothy Cole 6.1 Mrs Sally Hussain Elyamany
Mr Colm Nolan 6.2  
Mr Lee Taylor 6.3 Mrs Olivia Bilenkij
Ms Alex Costello 7.1 Samantha Collins
Ms Roxanne Simon 7.2 Mrs Lydia Reda Fahim
Mr Daniel Scott 8.1 Mrs Lyra Culverhouse
Dr. Musarat Kabir 8.2 Mrs Katy Gardiner
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