Leadership Team


Caroline Troughton | International School of Modena Principal

"At International School of Modena we believe in challenging young minds, ensuring that our focus is on every student achieving beyond expectations both inside and outside of the curriculum. We are committed to inquiry-based learning, encouraging every student to ask questions, to think for themselves and develop the skills to become confident, independent learners who will grow up to be balanced, caring and principled citizens. We have a strong sense of community at International School of Modena and we are sure that your child will be very happy and achieve highly at our school."


Michael Perry | Head of Primary & PYP Coordinator

"The Primary Years Programme (PYP) at The International School of Modena offers an inquiry-based, transdisciplinary curriculum framework that builds conceptual understanding. It is a student-centred approach based on collaboration, community, responsibility, and respect through a supportive and enriching environment. The PYP nurtures and develops young students as caring, active participants in a lifelong journey of learning and reflects the best of educational research, thought leadership and experience derived from IB World Schools. The PYP has evolved to become a world leader in future-focused education. The PYP is an example of best educational practice globally, responding to the challenges and opportunities facing young students in our rapidly changing world."


Chiara Forti | MYP Coordinator

"The Middle Years Programme builds on the foundations that the students have developed in the Primary Years Programme, while giving them greater autonomy and giving them the skills needed not only for the Diploma Programme but life beyond our school to enable them to be lifelong learners"


Caroline Searle | DP Coordinator

"We are passionate about the International Baccalaureate and the many advantages it offers for students in their final years of secondary education. The combination of the IB Diploma Programme with the dedication and commitment of our teachers, developing essential critical thinking and independent learning skills, ensures our students are well prepared not just to gain access to Universities but to thrive and succeed once there"