Executive Management Team
Head of School
Caroline Jacoby grew up and was educated in Melbourne, Australia. She has been an international school teacher and administrator for over 20 years. She has been fortunate enough to teach in schools in Italy, Spain, Vietnam, Japan, Zambia and Bangladesh. She has been a school visitor and workshop leader for the IB for the Primary Years Programme. She has most recently been the Head of School at the International School of Bamako in Mali, West Africa.
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Senior School Principal
Lesley Peacock is a long time educator. She began teaching Visual Art and English in her home country of New Zealand too many years ago to remember. She was then introduced to the wonderful opportunities of international teaching. This experience has taken her to numerous countries including Malaysia, China, Kazakhstan, Spain, Vietnam, Azerbaijan and now she joins us in Uganda. Lesley has been an administrator for 15 years and has worked extensively in both the IB MYP and IB Diploma Programmes as a teacher, trainer, moderator and examiner. Lesley has several interests including photography, painting, hiking, diving, skiing and very occasionally relaxing.
Junior School Principal
Daniel Todd has been teaching at the school for 10 years in a variety of roles including, Grade 2 Homeroom, ICT Teacher, PYP Coordinator, Junior School Assistant Principal, MYP Coordinator and College Counselor. Daniel has worked for many years within education both in Uganda and the UK. Daniel also works with the IB PYP as a workshop leader, school visitor and online facilitator. Beyond the realm of education Daniel enjoys a variety of sports, he is a keen visual artist and enjoys relaxing by the lake with his young family.
Operations and Business Manager
Sara Ochieng is a qualified accountant with more than 20 years financial management experience. Sara has been in Uganda for over 15 years, working in a variety of commercial and non-profit organisations. She joined the team at ISU in May 2010, after spending the previous 6 years as a corporate finance director and she is very much enjoying the more varied challenges of working in an educational environment. Sara’s three children are ISU students, and when not working she enjoys reading and swimming.