The School is owned and operated as a not-for-profit Association. The Members of the ISL Association are the parents of the student body (voting) and the professional teaching staff (non-voting). The Association operates under the terms of its bye-laws, and is run by the Board of Governors, which is elected by the parent body.
The Board of Governors
The Board of Governors' overall role is to hire and evaluate the Head of School, oversee the finances of the School and to set policy. The Board is composed of 9 members, who are all parents of current students. A further 2 members may be co-opted. The Head of School is a non-voting, ex-officio member of the Board. The Deputy Head of School, the Primary Principal and the Finance Manager also attend Board meetings in an advisory capacity and there is 1 non-voting teacher representative. Members are elected by the parent association, serve for 3 year terms and may be elected for a second concurrent term. The Board Members appoint, from amongst themselves, the positions of Board Chair, Vice-Chair and Chairs of the Board standing committees including Finance, Policy, Planning, Technology and Human Resources (PPTHR, Marketing and Estates.
The Board holds a mid-year EGM, to discuss the audited accounts of the previous school year, and an end-of-year AGM, to review the budget, set tuition fees for the next school year and elect members of the Board of Governors.
If you wish to attend a Board meeting or are interested in serving as a Board member, please contact the school or the Chairperson directly for more information.
The Board of Governors for school year 2017-18 are as follows
|Sven Buchholz||Board Chairperson
|Musapenda Phiri||Board Vice Chairperson
Vice Chair Finance
|Suhayl Dudhia||Board Member
|Richard Denly||Board Member
Chair Estates and Projects
|Danny Holmes||Board Member
Vice Chair Estates and Projects
|Simon Foster||Board Member
Chair Policy, Planning, IT & Human Resources
|Oscar Blanco||Board Member
Vice Chair Policy, Planning, IT & Human Resources
|Samuel Musyoki||Board Member
|A. Rajan Pradeep||Board Member
|Martin Pikira||Board Member|
|Mark Fox||Ex-Officio Board Member
Head of School
|Sunita Nair||Staff Attendee
|Craig Patterson||Staff Attendee
|Virginia Machawi-Mumba||Staff Attendee
|Karen Hedstrom||Staff Attendee