About Fairmont International School

As a division of Fairmont Education Group, Fairmont International School (FIS) offers a course of study in the US, as well as partners with schools and educational providers around the world, to help students realize their academic goals. They do this through curriculum that emphasizes language acquisition, independent thinking, critical inquiry, and student creativity. FIS offers the following programs: Joint Diploma, Short Term Immersion, Educator Training, eLearning, the Language and Leadership Institute, School Consultation, and Study Abroad at Fairmont Private Schools. FIS also offers customized programs to meet specific school needs. Through its programs, FIS connects schools and students throughout the world with resources from Fairmont Private Schools and opportunities to come to Fairmont Private Schools in the US. FIS programs are individually approved by the Ministry of Education in China. Fairmont International School and our programs are accredited through June 2022 via AdvancED, by the NCA Commission on Accreditation and School Improvement, the Northwest Accreditation Commission and the SACS Commission on Accreditation and School Improvement.

Fairmont International School Leadership Bios

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John Barrier

Vice President, Global Operations


Rebecca Wood, PhD

Director of International Education


Tilly Lan

Program Coordinator


Kenny Zhou

Business Development Manager

Brittany Christie

International Education Program Manager

Nicola Jefferson

Head Teacher

Jonathan Dunn

FIS Dean and College Counselor

Jon Matthews

International Education Program Manager

Leshanta Roop

International Education Program Manager