Our Team

Meet our Senior Management Team

Nicola Al Mazrouei

Deputy Principal | Head of KG

Ajyal International School Al Falah is a school with a tremendous heart for children. This can be seen clearly in our incredible KG department. In our first year, the department has grown and flourished. The warm and friendly atmosphere is felt from the minute you enter. Parents, teachers, and students feel welcome and appreciated.


Marilene Shane

Deputy Principal | Head of Elementary and Middle School

Marilene started her career in education as an upper elementary school teacher in Houston, Texas, in the United States in 1999. Upon obtaining her Master of Education degree from Prairie View A&M University in Educational Administration, She began working with the University of Texas supporting schools in the area of Reading in the Houston area.  

HOD English and Curriculum Coordinator

Head of Department and Coordinators

Hiyam Al Rousan

Head of Arabic

Nada Talal

Grade 2 Coordinator

Randa Ghaloul

Arabic Coordinator

Rami Al Sabbagh

Head of Islamic

Diarmuid Healy

Grade 3 Coordinator

Suad Mazen

ICT Coordinator

Najah Al Khodr

KG1 Coordinator

Colm Morris

Grade 4 Coordinator

Riham Khalifa

Social Studies Coordinator

and My Identity Coordinator

Magdalena Scheepers

KG2 Coordinator

Hannelie Cranko

Grade 5 Coordinator

Basma Elshimy

ESL Coordinator

Maria Badenhorst

Grade 1 Coordinator

Sana'a  Yousef

KG Arabic and Islamic  Coordinator

Amal Baz

Foreign Language  Coordinator

Ana Ciorei

P.E. Coordinator

Learning Support and Intervention Team

Angelique van Tonder

Learning Support and Special Needs Coordinator

Hasna Guiapal

Learning Support Assistant