International School of Toulouse – Interview with Principal Rachel Leonard

April 5, 2024 | Uncategorised

International School of Toulouse – Where learning takes off

Are you looking for an international education for your children in the southwestern part of France?

The International School of Toulouse is located about 15km west of Toulouse in a the town of Colomiers. IST is a well established International Baccalaureate School offering the PYP, IGCSEs and from 16 to 18 students study the IB Diploma Programme. About 500 students aged from 3 to 18 represent 30 different nationalities.

IST offers an international curriculum with experienced teachers who are IB workshop leaders, IB examiners and developers of programmes currently being taught with the IB.

Who is Rachel Leonard?

Prior to becoming Principal at IST, Rachel held leadership positions at United World College of South East Asia in Singapore and the French International School of Hong Kong.

“I believe in an international education where leaders are agile and strong supportive collaborators; embrace challenges with courage; are solution-focused; listen to stakeholders; are compassionate; put community well-being at the heart of what they do; create a safe and positive environment where students are enthused to learn and to advocate for themselves; ensure that teachers feel supported, valued and inspired to grow.” – Rachel


More information

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