About Us

CIS teachers are passionate, committed and caring professionals, who nurture and guide each student in exploring their talents and fulfilling their dreams. Our teachers excel at offering our students opportunities to aim and attain the highest of standards, academically and personally. 100% of our teachers are Alberta certificated and have proven teaching and assessment practices. Through individualized learning methodologies, they are able to meet the needs of a diverse range of learners and promote a high level of student engagement. CIS employs highly qualified teachers with degrees in Education, with an average of 8 years of experience from Canada and internationally.

  • Howard Stribbell

    Director of International Education

  • Gary Rehman


  • Ted Barks

    Secondary Assistant Principal

  • Gabriela Valla

    ECE/Elementary Assistant Principal

  • Lulu Mao

    Chief Operation Officer

  • Joseph Attya

    Director of Athletics

  • Lena Gidwani

    Community Relation Director

  • Shirley Yambot

    IB PYP Coordinator

  • Tania Eid

    Elementary Counselor/ Behavioral Consultant

  • Michelle Xiao


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