Faculty / Staff

2018-2019 Faculty/Staff Listing

DIRECTOR

Dr. Molfetas Spiros            B.Sc National & Kapodistrian University of Athens
DEA, Doctorat Paris VI

CO-ORDINATORS

Pateras Lea DP Coordinator B.A. American College of Greece
M.Ed. University of Manchester
Venieris Constantina 

MYP Coordinator

B.A., B.Ed. University of Western Ontario

Kalokerinou Louis

Primary School Principal
PYP Coordinator
B.A., Dip.Ed. McGill University

Piriohos Zoy

CAS Co-ordinator

B.Ed. McGill University
D.S.A. Concordia University
Pattakos Faye Learning Centre Coordinator B.A., M.A. American University, Washington DC
Petris Kathy University Placement Coordinator B.A. American College of Greece

 

HEADS OF DEPARTMENT

Del Hoyo Ventura Aurora  Head of World Languages

B.A.  Language and Literature Universidad de Valladolid, Spain

Kefallinou Loukia Head of Modern Greek B.A.  National & Kapodistrian University of Athens
Papatheocharis Ioannis Head of Science B.Sc. National & Kapodistrian University of Athens
M.Env.Sc. Strathclyde University
Protopapa Maria Head of Center for Counseling & Learning Services B.A. National & Kapodistrian University University of Athens
M.Sc. University of La Verne
Sotiropoulos George Head of Individuals and Societies B.A., M.A., Ph.D. University of Kent

Sykioti Ismini

Head Of English B.A. National & Kapodistrian University of Athens
M.A. University of Leeds
Tsibiridi Christina Head of Mathematics B.Sc. M.Sc., London School of Economics
Ph.D. Imperial College
Voulgaris Maria Head of Fine Arts Dept. B.A., M.Ed. Ohio State University
Vradis John Head of Physical Education Dept.
Physical Education & Athletics
B.A. Institute of Physical Education

UPPER SCHOOL FACULTY

Adam Angelique French

B.A. French Language and Literature, University of Athens (L3, Univ. François-Rabelais de Tours)
M.A. Didactics of French as a Second or Foreign Language (Training Manager), Univ. de Strasbourg
Certification in Teaching French to Young Learners (preschool, first school years), Univ. of Athens
Certification of Accredited DELF/DALF examiner/corrector, CIEP/IFA
Certification of French Teachers Training in Didactics, Language and Pedagogy, CIFOC

Antoniou Marios  Physics, Design B.Sc. University of Athens
Apostolidis Alexandra Science, Physics, Environmental Systems & Societies B.Sc. University of Patras, Physics
M.Sc. University of Barcelona
Biondi Michael Music

PhD (City Univ of New York)
MA, M Ed (English Language Institute, NYC)
BA (Washington Univ)
Diploma (Phil) Birkbeck (UL)

Bitouni Anna Mathematics, Dean of Students B. Sc. National & Kapodistrian University of Athens
M.Sc. University of Tennessee, at Knoxville
Bowen Daphne Lab Assistant  
Bregiannis Petros Mathematics B. Sc. National & Kapodistrian University of Athens
M.Sc & M.Phil Yale University
Burk Anthony Theatre Arts, Drama (also teaches in Primary School) Dipl. Odeion Athinon
Choudaverdis Iordanis Chemistry, Environmental Systems & Societies B.Sc. National & Kapodistrian Univ. of Athens, Chemistry
M.Sc. University of California,Los Angeles
Ph.D. Yale University
Del Hoyo Ventura Aurora Spanish, Greek for Foreigners (also teaches in Primary School)

B.A. Language and Literature Universidad de Valladolid, Spain

Desylla Thomais Greek (also teaches in Primary School) B.A. National & Kapodistrian University of Athens 
Dipl. Theatre Arts,
Aki Davi Theatre School
Dionysopoulou Antonia Greek B.A. National & Kapodistrian University of Athens
Adv. Dip. Ed., M.A. Ed. University of London
Georgakopoulou Ada Chemistry, Mathematics B.Sc National & Kapodistrian University of Athens, Chemistry

Georgiou Dimitra

Computer Science, IT skills, Design

B.Sc. TEI of Thessaly, Mechanical Engineering of Computer Science & Telecommunications
M.Sc. University of Piraeus, Digital Communications & Networks Systems
Ph.D. University of Piraeus, Security of Computer Science
Diploma Education & Teaching Proficiency
-. University of Crete

Georgiou Kyriakos Mathematics

BSc Pure Mathematics, Imperial College London
MSc Stochastic Mathematics, London School of Economics
Currently PhD student in the Department of Statistics of the Athens University of Economics and Business

Grammatikou Gina Librarian, TOK B.Ec., LL.B. Monash University, Melbourne
Giogia Maria French

DEGREE in French Language and Literature. National & Kapodistrian University of Athens.
DEA (Postgraduate studies) in Translation studies. University Paul-Valery. Montpellier, France

Iliopoulou Christina French, Greek Diplome de langua et litterature francaise, Universite d’Athenes
Post Graduate Teacher Specialization in French Language Teaching from the Humanity Studies University in Patra
Kaponikolou Vasiliki Greek (also teaches in Primary School) B.A. Kapodistrian University Athens, School of Philosophy, Pedagogy and Psychology
Karaoulani Despina English LAL, English Acquisition B. Ed. McGill University, M.Ed. Open University UK
Kasimatis Spiros Social Studies, History

BA Linguistics and Classics (Aristotle University of Thessaloniki)
MA History (UCL - SSEES)
PgDip Counselling (U of Strathclyde)
MBA (Attendance Certificate -- Cyprus International Institute of Management)

Kefallinou Loukia Greek, Head of Modern Greek B.A. National & Kapodistrian University of Athens
Kounadi Anna Music PhD in Performance and Related Studies - Goldsmiths University of London
MMus in Piano Performance, Trinity College of Music, London
PGA in Piano Performance, Trinity College of Music, London
Soloist's Diploma in Piano Performance, Conservatory of Athens
BA in Law, School of Law, National & Kapodistrian University of Athens
Koutsandreou Thodoris German (also teaches in Primary School) Grosses Sprachdiplom Goethe
Medeiro Rosa Anna Spanish B.A. Classical Languages, University of Barcelona
Master in Teaching Spanish as a Foreign Language,
Univ. Rovira i Virgili, Tarragona
Molfetas Romanos TOK, Business, Learning Center Support B.A. American College of Greece
Nierat Suhad Arabic (also teaches in Primary School) Dipl. Pedagogical Academy of Palestine B.A.
M.A. Beirut Arab University
Page Juana Art, Spanish (also teaches in Primary School) B.F.A. Cordoba, Argentina,
M.F.A. in Painting, City College of New York, USA
Panagopoulos Yannis

Business, Economics

B.A. Athens University of Economics & Business (ASOEE)
M.Sc. & Ph.D. University of Hull

Papatassos William English LAL, English Acquisition B.A. Macalester College
Papatheocharis Ioannis Biology, Head of Science, Biology B.Sc. National & Kapodistrian University of Athens
M.Env.Sc. Strathclyde University
Parthimou Claire French B.A. National & Kapodistrian University of Athens (Langue et Littérature françaises)
Pateras Lea Psychology, Educational Psychologist, DP Coordinator B.A. American College of Greece M.Ed. University of Manchester
Pattakos Faye Special Education: Learning Disabilities
Learning Centre Coordinator
B.A., M.A. American University, Washington DC
Piriohos Zoy Physical Education 
(also teaches in Primary School) CAS Co-ordinator 11th grade
B.Ed. McGill University
D.S.A. Concordia University
Protopapa Maria Deputy Director, Head of the Center for Counseling & Learning Services, Counseling Psychologist, Psychology  B.A. National & Kapodistrian University of Athens
M.Sc. University of La Verne
Sindou Evangelia Greek (also teaches in Primary School)
CAS Advisor 12th grade
B.A  Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greek Philology
M.A  Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Theory of Literature and Comparative Literature
Schoina Patty Individuals & Societes B.A. History, Ionian University
M. Sc. Political Science and History, Panteion University
M.A. Teaching of History and Civilisation, NAtional & Kapodistrian University of Athens
Sotiropoulos George History, Cultural Anthropology, TOK, Head of Individuals and Societies B.A., M.A., Ph.D. University of Kent
Sykioti Ismini


English LAL, English Acquisition, Head of English

B.A. National & Kapodistrian University of Athens
M.A. University of Leeds
Tsatis Efstratios

Physics, IT skills, Design, Math

B.Sc. University of Patras, Physics
M.Sc. Northeastern University, Boston, Physics
Ph.D. University of Patras, Theoretical Physics

Tsibiridi Christina Mathematics ,Economics, Head of Mathematics B.Sc., M.Sc., London School of Economics
Ph.D., Imperial College
Valvis Leonidas Physical Education (also teaches in Primary School) B.A. University of Athens T.E.F.A.A.
M.Sc. University of Essex
Venieris Constantina Individuals & Societies, MYP Coordinator B.A., B.Ed. University of Western Ontario
Voulgaris Maria Visual Arts, Head of Fine Arts B.A., M.Ed. Ohio State University
Voultsiadou Phaedra German (also teaches in Primary School)

Magister in Linguistik der deutschen Sprache, Neuere deutsche Literaturwissenschaft  und Pädagogik
FRIEDRICH ALEXANDER UNIVERSITÄT ERLANGEN – NURNBERG

Vradis John Physical Education & Athletics Head of P.E. B.A. Institute of Physical Education

 PRIMARY SCHOOL FACULTY

Agaitsi Eleni English as Another Language B.A in English Studies, M.Ed. in TEFL, Bristol University
Anastasiou-Ifantis Helen Grade 1C Diploma of Education, Macarthur Institute of Higher Education, Australia
Burk Anthony Drama (also teaches in Upper School) Dipl. Odeion Athinon
Del Hoyo Aurora Spanish (also teaches in Upper School) Dip.Ed. Universidad de Valladolid
Desylla Thomais Greek (also teaches in Upper School) B.A. National & Kapodistrian Univ. of Athens 
Dipl. Theatre Arts,
Aki Davi Theatre School
Digenaki-Wedlock Catherine Grade 1A B.A. of  Education, University of London
Gauvin Micole Grade 4B Wisconcin Teaching Certification 
B.A. Honors Elementary Education & Mathematics
Georgantas Eleni Grade 3C Bachelor of Education – University of British Colombia, ESL Diploma Program – University of British Colombia
Iliopoulou Christina Greek for Foreigners/French (also teaches in Upper School) Diplome de langua et litterature francaise, Universite d’Athenes

Post Graduate Teacher Specialization in French Language Teaching from the Humanity Studies University in Patra.

Kaponikolou Vasiliki Greek (also teaches in Upper School) B.A. Kapodistrian University Athens, School of Philosophy, Pedagogy and Psychology
Kapsambeli Marina Greek for Foreigners

M.A. in Teaching Greek as a Second /Foreign Language, University of Nicosia
B A History and Archaeology, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens

Kassimis Nicole Grade 4A

Bachelors in Elementary Education, St. John’s University, N.Y.
Masters in Teaching English as a Second Language, Queens University,N.Y.

Kaza Athanasia Grade 5A Bachelor of Elementary Education, University of Cyprus
Kounadi Anna Music

PhD in Performance and Related Studies - Goldsmiths University of London
MMus in Piano Performance, Trinity College of Music, London
PGA in Piano Performance, Trinity College of Music, London
Soloist's Diploma in Piano Performance, Conservatory of Athens
BA in Law, School of Law, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens

Koutsandreou Thodoris German Grosses Sprachdiplom Goethe
Lampropoulou Katerina Grade 4C B.A. Pedagogy, National & Kapodistrian Univ. of Athens, QTS from U.K.,Masters in Vocational Psychology and Career Counselling
Markopoulou Christina Grade 2A B.A. Pedagogy, National & Kapodistrian Univ. of Athens
Mavris Christina Grade 6B Bachelor of Elementary Education, University of Sidney
Moschovakou Kalliopi Drama 1-3 Archi Drama School – Diploma in acting, Bachelors in Marketing Management, Deree College
Mouthletz Bratakou Giara Arabic B.A Arts & Humanities, University of Aleppo, Syria
Nierat Suhad Arabic (also teaches in Upper School) Dipl. Pedagogical Academy of Palestine B.A., M.A. Beirut Arab University
Page Juana Art, Spanish (also teaches in Upper School) B.F.A. Cordoba, Argentina
M.F.A. in Painting, City College of New York, USA
Papachristos Magdalini Grade 2B B.A. Major in Childhood Education, Ryerson University
Papanikolaou Nefeli Grade 3B BSc Psychology, Exeter
MSc Health Psychology, Bath
Post Graduate Certificate in Education, University of Sunderland
Piriohos Zoy Physical Education
(also teaches in Upper School)
B.Ed. McGill University
D.S.A. Concordia University
Papadopoulou Helen Visual Arts

University of Central England Institute of Art and Design
Ornerakis School, Major in History of Art

Rentzela Chrysavgli Grade 3A B.A. Pedagogy, National & Kapodistrian Univ. of Athens, MSc. University of London
Roumie Kiara Librarian B.A. Napier University
Sapountzaki Natalia Physical Education B.A. University of Thessaly T.E.F.A.A.
Savvas Athanasia Grade 6A B.Sc. Ed. Sterling College, State of Kansas
Spiropoulou Maria Greek for Natives B.A., M.Ed., Kapodistrian University Athens, School of Philosophy, Pedagogy and Psychology
Strano Tara Grade 5A

B.Ed. Elementary & B.A. Honours Elementary Education Bishop’s University, Lennoxville, Quebec
B.A. Geography, Carleton, Ottawa, Ont.

Tagas Pam Language Coordinator B.A., M.Sc. in Edudation, Brooklyn College, NY
Tokatlidou Xenia Counselling Psychologist,
Learning Support

B.Sc Psychology, University of East London
M. Sc in Child Development, University of London
Diploma in Cognitive-Behavior Therapy, Institute of Behaviour Research and Therapy

Tsiavou Evangelia Grade 1B B.Sc. New York University
Valvis Leonidas Physical Education 
(also teaches in Upper School)
B.A. University of Athens 
M.A. University of Essex
Voultsiadou Phaedra German (also teaches in Upper School) Magister in Linguistik der deutschen Sprache, Neuere deutsche Literaturwissenschaft  und Pädagogik
FRIEDRICH ALEXANDER UNIVERSITÄT ERLANGEN – NURNBERG
Nadine Yousef Arabic BA Arabic Literature, Teshreen University,Diploma of Rehabilitation Pedagogic, Damascus University,Translation –Syrian Open University

MELINA’S KINDERGARTEN

Barry Helga Early Years Principal
Banti Aliki Greek Teacher, IT Teacher
Danasi, Vivi Nursery Teacher
Diamantopoulou Marianna Kindergarten Teacher
Exarchou Bridget Kindergarten Teacher
Exarchou  Theresa Kindergarten Assistant / School Nurse
Haros Penny Kindergarten Teacher
Hubberstey Peppas Judith Nursery Teacher
Katsarou Christina-Kroustalia  Junior Pre-Kindergarten Assistant
Kokkinia Tessie Pre - Kindergarten Assistant
Kouleles Dina Pre - Kindergarten Teacher
Mavromoutsatsou Angela Junior Pre-Kindergarten Teacher
Metheniti Stella Early Years Psychologist
Michaelidou Maria Administrative Assistant
Moschovakou Pepi Music and Drama Teacher
Panopoulou Kalliopi Pre-Kindergarten Teacher
Petratou Anthi Junior Pre-Kindergarten Assistant
Polychroni Tonia Kindergarten Assistant / Foreign Greek Teacher
Sakarelou Constantina Pre-Kindergarten Teacher
Sapountzaki Natalia PE Teacher
Terzopoulou Xenia Nursery Assistant
Traka Marisa Coordinator
Triantafyllou Marianna Pre-Kindergarten Assistant
Tselou Margarita Native Greek, / Art Teacher
Valvis Leonidas PE Teacher
Zakopoulou Jennie Junior Pre-Kindergarten Teacher

STAFF

Administrative Assistants

Adamopoulou Despoina
Boutserou Demetra
Michaelidou Maria
Tsoltos Valentina

PA to the Director
Assist. PYP Coordin.
Melina’s Kindergarten

Primary School
Admissions Office - Registrar Haniotakis Eleni Admissions Coordinator
Business Office Fanis Malakondas
Koutroumanou Mitsi
Gioldasi Chrysoula
Petrolias Tasos

Director
Accountant

IT Systems Batzias Ilias
Paliopoulos Apostolis
Administrator
Technician
Lab. Technician Bowen Daphne  
Librarian Grammatikou Gina  
Maintenance

Karavatsos Thanasis
Del Rosario Joey
Ioakovidou Margarita
Mone Flora
Tiamzon Maria Rovire
Villanueva Wilma

Co-ordinator
ISA
Melina's Kindergarten
Melina's Kindergarten
ISA
ISA

Marketing & Public Relations  Bahlitzanaki Kelly  
School Nurse Tzafolia Eleni  
Reception Manolidou Marianthi ISA
Security Guard Skrinos Yiannis (also transportation)  
Transportation

Zakkas Apostolos
Adamopoulos Stavros
Alexidis Dimitrios
Baglatzis Georgios
Karavatsos Thanasis
Kokonezos Lefteris
Kostas Apostolis
Pantsos Athanasios
Petrolias Tasos (also B.O.)
Polyzos Evaggelos
Saslos Georgios
Skrinos Yiannis (also Security)
Tasios Konstantinos
 

Co-ordinator