School leadership team

Rashid School for Boys Secondary Section has a Leadership Team of five senior staff: 

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                                        Mark             Mike            Glyn

                                               Michelle            Alison


Headmaster: Glyn Kilsby

Glyn has worked at RSB since 1992 and has been Headmaster since 1996.  He started his career as a teacher of Chemistry in the UK and was Head of Science and Deputy Head before moving to Dubai.  As Headmaster Glyn has overall responsibility for leading the school, including staffing, finances, quality and development.


Deputy Head: Mark Shahparaki

Mark has been a member of the school since 1991 and became Deputy Head in 1997.  Mark began his career as a teacher of Physics and has also been a Head of Science.  His many roles at RSB include leading curriculum development, student assessment and overseeing personal and social education within the Secondary Section.


Senior Teacher: Michael Reid

Mike has been at Rashid School for more than twenty years, and as Senior Teacher plays a key role in ensuring that the Secondary Section runs effectively and positively.  He oversees many of the educational systems within the school and is also a key member of the Mathematics Department.


Co Head of Primary, Foundation Stage to Year 2: Michelle France

Michelle was a primary class teacher in Australia for 12 years before joining Rashid School in 1998. She was FS/KS1 Coordinator for 9 years before becoming Co Head of Primary in January 2014. She enjoys working with Alison to ensure the Primary section remains dynamic and provides the students, staff and parents with a positive educational experience.


Co Head of Primary: Year 3 to Year 6: Alison Dawson

Alison began her teaching career as a class teacher and PE Coordinator in England in 1996. She moved to Dubai to join Latifa School for Girls in 2001 where she gained valuable experience as Literacy and ICT Coordinator. Alison joined the Rashid team in 2005 as KS2 Coordinator and became Co Head of Primary in January 2014. She enjoys working closely with Michelle to ensure RSB Primary is progressive and provides support, encouragement and opportunities for students to reach their potential.