Dirección

Mrs Mª José Hernández

Mrs Mª José Hernández

HEADTEACHER
Mª José Hernández is the School Headteacher. She holds a Degree in English Linguistics by Complutense University of Madrid and completed her Degree with an internship at Vassar College, New York (USA). She has got other language certificates (Trinity College 12, TOEFL) and Proficiency, CELTA and COTE at British Council , Madrid.  She worked for Official Languages Schools in Madrid (Torrejón, Islas Filipinas, Carabanchel and Majadahonda). She worked as a translator for companies like Banco de Santander and Hermanos Guerrero. She worked for 20 years as Head of the English Department at Santo Ángel de Moratalaz School.

ÁREA BRITÁNICA

Mr Scott Elliot

Mr Scott Elliot

PRIMARY DEPUTY HEAD AND YEAR 3 TEACHER
Mr Elliott has a BSC in Chemistry from the University of East Anglia and a PGCE in Primary Education.  He was working as a class teacher in London with experience in a range of year groups across KS1 and KS2 before moving to Madrid.
Miss Ciara Smyth

Miss Ciara Smyth

YEAR 6S CLASS TEACHER
Miss Smyth is from Ireland. She graduated from Queens University Belfast with a BEd degree in Mathematics and Science. She joined us in 2019.
Miss Aine Mulkeen

Miss Aine Mulkeen

YEAR 6M TEACHER
Miss Mulkeen has a BA in English Literature from the University of Cambridge and obtained her QTS in the UK. She has taught in London for three years and she joined SABS in 2019.
Miss Latika Haryson

Miss Latika Haryson

YEAR 5 TEACHER
Miss Latika Haryson has a BA in English Literature and a PGCE from the University of Nottingham. She teaches Year 2 and is our Primary Library Co-ordinator.
Mrs. Quinn-Thomas

Mrs. Quinn-Thomas

YEAR 4 CLASS TEACHER
Mrs Quinn-Thomas has a Degree in Languages from Cardiff University, and a PGCE  from the University of East London. She has been working in different schools throughout the world and is now our Year 4 class tutor.
Miss Aimee Le Cocq

Miss Aimee Le Cocq

YEAR 2 TEACHER
Miss Le Cocq: After qualifying with a PGCE in Primary Education in 2013, Miss Le Cocq worked for three years in a primary school in the UK. In 2016, she moved to Madrid and gained further experience in British schools. Miss Le Cocq is now our Primary Coordinator.
Miss Sarah Huggins

Miss Sarah Huggins

YEAR 1 TEACHER
Miss Huggins received her PGCE and QTS from Bath Spa University. She has had experience teaching in Bristol in the UK before moving to Spain this year. She also has a TEFL qualification. Sarah joined us in 2019.
Miss Aimee Gilmore

Miss Aimee Gilmore

RECEPTION CLASS TUTOR
Aimee Gilmore: Mrs Gilmore has a Law degree from the University of East Anglia, a masters in History and Politics from the University of Ulster and a PGCE in Early Years and Primary from Northumbria University. Aimee is also our EYFS coordinator.
Miss Yamila Vizcaya

Miss Yamila Vizcaya

NURSERY CLASS TEACHER
Miss Vizcaya holds a Teaching Degree in EYFS and an English Language Degree by The Camilo José Cela University. She also holds a Degree in Psycopedagogy by the Autonoma University of Madrid. She has been part of the SABS team since 2014.
Miss Sandra Franzon

Miss Sandra Franzon

PRE-NURSERY TEACHER
Miss Franzon studied for a degree in Early Years Education in Spain. She later moved to England to learn about the British National Curriculum before joining SABS in 2018.
Mr Bradley Cowling

Mr Bradley Cowling

RECEPTION TEACHING ASSISTANT
Mr. Cowling is our Reception Teaching Assistant. He has experience in working in EYFS and teaching English. He joined us in 2018.
Mr James McGarry

Mr James McGarry

PRIMARY TEACHING ASSISTANT
Mr McGarry is our EYFS and Primary Teaching Assistant and Music Assistant. He is currently studying for his teaching diploma. He has been at SABS since 2016.
Miss Helena Moriarty

Miss Helena Moriarty

PRIMARY TEACHING ASSISTANT
Miss Moriarty has had many years of experience in both the Spanish and British education systems. She holds a degree in English Philology. She has gained her QTS from the UK and has undertaken a masters course in Early Years.
Miss Natalia Levy

Miss Natalia Levy

PRIMARY TEACHING ASSISTANT
Miss Levy holds a degree in International Development with International Relations from the University of Leeds and is currently studying for her masters in Education at the University of East London. She has a CELTA certificate and has been teaching English as a foreign Language for 5 years now.
Elsa Miguelez

Elsa Miguelez

SPANISH EYFS and PRIMARY
Elsa M. has a Degree in Primary Teaching and has a Masters in English as a Foreign Language. She is the Spanish teacher from Reception to Year 3. She has been working at SABS since 2008. She is very creative and has an aptitude and competence to create digitalization tools and educational resources.
Miss Lauren Harford

Miss Lauren Harford

PRIMARY TEACHING ASSISTANT
Miss Harford has worked as a level 3 teaching assistant in England for 5 years and has a level 3 QCF diploma in specialist support for teaching and learning in schools, specialising in special educational needs. She has also had experience of teaching English in Spain.
Margarita Sebastián

Margarita Sebastián

SPANISH PRIMARY
Margarita has a Degree in Teaching and in English Language and Literature. She has taught different EYFS and Primary classes, and is now the 6º EP class tutor. She has been working at SABS since 1998.

Área Española

Carlos Yañez

Carlos Yañez

HEAD OF STUDIES (SPANISH AREA)
Carlos Y. is our Primary and Secondary Head of Studies of the Spanish Area. He holds a Degree in Mathematics and has a PGCE in Secondary. He has been a teacher at SABS for 12 years. He is passionate about logic, education, and devotes his free time to photography and astronomy.
Carlos Lozano

Carlos Lozano

DEPUTY HEAD OF SPANISH AREA
Carlos Lozano holds a Degree in Biology and Molecular Biology with further training in Zoology. He teaches Biology, Geology, Physics and Chemistry. He is the Deputy Head of the Spanish Area of the School, from 5º EP to Bachillerato.
Francisco García Oeo

Francisco García Oeo

SPANISH AREA COORDINATOR
Fran has a Degree in Philosophy and a Posgraduate Course in Advanced Philosophy Studies. His investigation on the relationship between Arts and Philosophy situates him in contact with musical, theatre and audivisual production.
Beatriz Durán

Beatriz Durán

GERMAN TEACHER
Beatriz has a Degree in German from the Complutense University. She also has a PGCE, a German-Spanish Translator Course, as well as a variety of courses related to the teaching of German as a Foreign Language. She works at SABS since 1997.
Jorge Diaz

Jorge Diaz

PE TEACHER and 5º EP TUTOR
Jorge has a Degree in Teaching, specialised in Physical Education by the Don Bosco University. He works at SABS since 2007 and has been class tutor of different year groups as well as th P.E. teacher in Primary. He is also the Extracurricular Activities and “The Solidarity Race” Coordinator with Mª Laura Ganly.
Sammy Mountacir

Sammy Mountacir

ENGLISH TEACHER (SECONDARY) and 1º ESO TUTOR
Sammy has a Degree in English Language and Literature, also in Primary Teaching, specialised in English, the Cambridge Proficiency title and PGCE. She works at SABS since 2003. She is a compulsive reader and a cinema lover.
Ana Mª Hernández

Ana Mª Hernández

ECONOMICS and IT TEACHER
Ana H. has a Degree in Law and a PGCE. She teaches Information Technology and Economics in Secondary. She has been working at SABS for more than 20 years.
Babak Kamgar

Babak Kamgar

MUSIC TEACHER (SECONDARY)
Babak is the Secondary Music teacher. He also composes cinema music and has many years of experience on stage. He studied Music in the Dutch Conservatory in Holland, and has a PGCE from the University of Valencia. He also teaches piano and chess as an extracurricular activity.
Joana García

Joana García

BIOLOGY TEACHER
Joana holds a Degree in Biology from the Complutense University and a Secondary PGCE from the Francisco de Vitoria. She is our Biology teacher in ESO and Scientific Culture in Bachillerato. She loves animals and outdoor activities.
Aida Díaz Cámara

Aida Díaz Cámara

Lengua ESO y BTO
Aida has a BA in Spanish Philology with honors. She has a Masters Course in Spanish Literature and is in the process of obtaining her Doctorate in Spanish Literature. She teaches Language and Literature in Secondary. She is part of the SABS team since 2018.
Alejandro Caballero

Alejandro Caballero

GEOGRAPHY and HISTORY (SECONDARY)
Alejandro holds a Degree in History from the Complutense University and a Secondary PGCE from the URJC. He teaches Geography and History and likes to work with information technology tools, using them as a learning and motivational resource.
Maria Laura Ganly

Maria Laura Ganly

PE SECONDARY TEACHER and EXTRACURRICULAR ACTIVITIES COORDINATOR
Mª Laura holds a Degree in Physical Education from the University of Buenos Aires, Argentina. She also has the Degree in Physical Education from the Universidad Politécnica of Madrid. She is a volleyball and swimming trainer by the National Sport Institute of Buenos Aires. She has been working at SABS since 2003, and is the Secondary PE teacher, as well as the Extracurricular Activities Coordinator with Jorge Diaz.
Mario Acisclo

Mario Acisclo

ART TEACHER
Mario holds a BA in Art and History of Art. He is the Secondary Art teacher, and responsible of the Art extracurricular workshop at school.
Ana García

Ana García

SECONDARY MATHS, PHYSICS AND TECHNOLOGY TEACHER
Ana G. has a BSC in Physics, specialized in Astrophysics. She teaches Mathematics, Physics and Technology in Secondary, and is the 3º ESO class tutor. She is part of the SABS team since 2018.
Juan Miguel Campos

Juan Miguel Campos

SECONDARY ENGLISH TEACHER
Juan Miguel holds a BA in English Philology. Ha has been part of the SABS team since 1993 and is our English Teacher in Secondary School. He usually goes to Ireland with our students in July.
Juan Núñez

Juan Núñez

MUSIC TEACHER (PRIMARY)
Juan has a Degree in Primary Teaching, specialised in Music by the Valladolid University. He has been working at SABS since 1998.

PERSONAL NO DOCENTE

Raquel Sanz

Raquel Sanz

Psychologist and School Counsellor
Raquel holds a BA in Psychology from the Complutense University of Madrid. She also did a Master Course of Behaviour Modification in Health Psychology. She is a specialized in Psychotherapy (europsy), and also holds a professional accreditation as an expert in educational psychology. She is the school psychologist and counselor, as well as the organizer of the Parenting Workshops. She has been part of the SABS team since 1998.
Marta Meneses

Marta Meneses

School Secretary
Marta has a BA in Law from the Complutense University of Madrid and is responsible of the School Office. She has been part of the SABS team since 2017.
Elsa Serrano

Elsa Serrano

Administration and Finances
Elsa works in administration since 1999.
Rafael Collado

Rafael Collado

Accountant/Contable
Rafael is the school accountant. He has been part of the SABS team since 2007.
Miguel Jiménez

Miguel Jiménez

COMPUTING DEPARTMENT
Miguel J. holds a BSC in Computer Engineering and a PGCE from the Comillas University. He is a former student of SABS and responsible for the Computing Department of School.