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Montessori School Time Line

The International Montessori School’s first Pre-school Classroom was founded in 2000 by Hasan Hasan and Hadeel Asmar Hasan, with the help of Mrs. Leisly Britton Joffic. This class room has grown from 9 students and two teachers(Hadeel Asmar, Nadia Al Akel) to an enrollment of 160 students and 37 staff members.

The growth has been in stages, starting first with one morning Pre-school Class, adding a second morning class and one elementary class. Finally expanding to include the present four kindergarten classrooms and the present elementary Unit.

The school has also changed locations several times. It started out in British Council after that the school moved to Sahnaya and is now located in a well designed Montessori building . The facilities situated within the community so as to take advantage of the community resources as well as the natural environment.


All decisions are made by the Executive Board of Directors.

Mr.Hasan Hasan

Mr.Hasan Hasan


The Chairman of the School

Mrs. Hadeel Asmar Hasan

Mrs. Hadeel Asmar Hasan

General Manager

Who is responsible for the day – to – day operation of the school.

Chairman of the board
Pre-School Director
Elementary Director
Teacher from the Casa section (member)
Teacher from the Elementary section (member)
Representative from the families (Casa section)
Representative from the families (Elementary section)