Faculty & Staff

 

The most significant factor in student achievement is the quality of teachers. Our staff are committed to seeing each of our students succeed.

Yuwei Fei

Yuwei Fei

Founder and Head of School

Yuwei Fei, with master degree in education, has many years of professional experience in international education with his roles in three international schools both in China and Norway. Followed by his dream and the passion on education, he will take the new position at Sandnes International School.
Mary Kay Polly

Mary Kay Polly

PYP Coordinator

Mary Kay comes from the US and holds a Masters of Education degree from Syracuse University. With more than 16 years experience working in the IB’s Primary Years Programme, Mary Kay has worked in 3 international schools in Germany, United Arab Emirates and now Norway. She has been a PYP classroom teacher, ICT Integration Specialist, Teacher Librarian as well as a PYP Workshop Leader and School Visit Team Member for the IB. Her passion is learning and teaching in the PYP curriculum framework. 
Jessica Leiknes

Jessica Leiknes

PYP 1-2 Class Teacher

Jessica Leiknes is from the USA and has been teaching since 2010. Her experience has given her the opportunity to teach diverse groups of students. As a result, she has become proficient at designing creative and stimulating lessons, which accommodate multiple levels of intelligence, bringing a hands-on approach to learning, and keep students interested and focused.

Priyanka Gopakumar

Priyanka Gopakumar

PYP 3-4 class teacher and Art Teacher

Priyanka is certified as an MIE (Microsoft innovative educator), classroom specialized educator and also holds certification in the national curriculum framework. Being an artist and having experience in teaching many renowned International schools back in India since 2007,  had given her a distinct vision of education with time. Teaching is an absolute passion for her!  She is an educator who strives to instill a love and creativity in her students and use the most engaging means possible for her kids so they become life long learners! 
Supriya Sanjaya

Supriya Sanjaya

PYP 1-2 Co-teacher

Supriya Sanjaya was born and brought up in the south of India. She has been living in Stavanger since March 2007 with her husband and two children. She holds Post Graduation Diploma in Computer Applications and Bachelor degree in Science.  She has more than 10 years experience in being a teacher and teaching assisstant. 

Flavia-Eugenia Lazea

Flavia-Eugenia Lazea

Norwegian teacher

Tea Helen Uggerud-Hunt

Tea Helen Uggerud-Hunt

Supply teacher

Tea grew up in a little town south of Oslo called Vollen. She moved from Vollen to study at the University of Stavanger. She loves to spend time outside by the ocean and in the mountains.

Irfan Shaheen

Irfan Shaheen

Business Manager