Saeed Ahmed

Principal


Saeed Ahmed


Saeed Ahmed joined VIHS as the Principal in July 2012. He had been in school management since the early years of the 80s. He received his education in the field from Scotland, Singapore and Australia. He holds a MA in Education from Macquarie University, Australia. Before he joined VIHS Saeed Ahmed was the Principal of Jalaluddin School, Kulhudhuffushi where he had been in top management since its inception in 1998. He also worked as Assistant Principal of Southern Secondary School and other schools he headed include Baa Atoll Education Centre, Haa Dhaal Atoll Education Centre, Raa Atoll Education Centre and G. Dh Atoll Education Centre.

 



 

Aminath Nihan

Deputy Principal



 Ms. Aminath Nihan joined VIHS in 2011 after completing her Masters Degree in Education from Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand. She has over 20 years of experience as a teacher and manager in the leading schools of Male’. Ms. Nihan has a degree in TEFL and is an active contributor to professional development programs. Apart from her commitments at VIHS, she continues to teach TESL programs and Academic Skills at Villa College and MNU. She is currently pursing a Master's Degree in Social Policy. At VIHS, Ms. Nihan monitors the academic programs and provides support to subject departments in planning and delivering the syllabus. She plans staff development programs and at the same time, plays a key role in ensuring that students have a well-rounded education at VIHS through the various programs conducted annually. Her innovative ideas and nurturing spirit has led to the growth of VIHS.

 


 

Ismail Nasheed

Deputy Principal

 
Ismail Nasheed

 

Ismail Nasheed has an immaculate record of 18 years of service as a professional in the education sector. Beginning his career as a primary teacher in 1991 at an Atoll Education Centre, he has risen through the ranks of teaching and school management. Upon completion of Diploma in School Management at the National institute of Education in Sri Lanka in 1999, he was appointed to the post of a headmaster and gained vast experience in working in different schools of Maldives. With his continuous passion and diligent work in 2006 he was promoted to the post of an Assistant Principal of Kaafu Atoll Education Centre and later to the position of the Principal where has been serving the school and the community till he joined Villa International High School in 2012.  Over the years he has gained immense experience and knowledge through various professional training programs in the areas of management and administration conducted by institutes in Maldives, Malaysia and Australia.Mr. Nasheed completed Masters of Business Administration from Anglia Ruskin University, UK. As the Deputy Principal, he oversees the academic activities of the school with special focus on improving the results of HSC exams, while also monitoring co-curricular activities and student's discipline. His experience and knowledge is a source of strength to the management team.




Ahmed Waheed

Assistant Principal



Mr. Ahmed Waheed started his career as a primary teacher in 1998. Since then, he had worked in various schools as a teacher and a leading teacher. He has vast experience in managing school activities and maintaining good relations with teachers and students. Before joining VIHS in 2013 as an Assistant Principal, Mr. Waheed worked at CHSE as a leading teacher for five years. He has a degree in Education and Administration and is currently pursuing a Master's Degree in Business Administration from Bolton University, UK.  At VIHS, Mr. Waheed manages all internal and external examinations, in addition to providing support for extra co-curricular activities. His experience has brought VIHS success in many areas.


 

 

Ahmed Fuad

Assistant Principal


 

 

Ahmed Fuad began his career as a teacher in 2004. He joined VIHS in 2012, after working as the Head of Mathematics Department as well as a Leading Teacher at Meyna School for several years. Since 2014, he has been serving VIHS as the Head of Mathematics Department. Fuad, who earned a Master’s Degree in Education from The Maldives National University in 2015, was promoted to the post of Assistant Principal in 2017. Apart from being actively engaged in various aspects of running the school and the Mathematics Department in particular, he also plays a key role in improving the school’s ICT.