Staff and Administration

The International Playschool of Skopje is administered by the lead teachers, Marija Mihailovic and Tanja Todorovski, with assistance from the IPS Coordinator, a parent volunteer. In addition, IPS employs three other full-time teachers on staff. A parent volunteer also produces a class newsletter to keep IPS families updated on current events at the school. The roles and responsibilities of each position are described below.

The teacher’s main responsibilities include:

  • developing and implementing program curriculum;
  • overseeing all day-to-day activities within the classroom; and
  • assessing children’s development progress throughout the academic year.

In addition, the lead teacher’s responsibilities include:

  • determining admissibility of applicants to the program;
  • administration of all IPS finances including tuition and registration fee collection and
  • preparation and maintenance of all IPS documents and correspondence.

The coordinator’s main responsibilities include:

  • serving as an information resource for families new to IPS;
  • serving as a liaison between families and teachers, as necessary; and
  • assisting teachers with administrative duties, curriculum development,  and materials acquisition,
  • as necessary.

The IPS school year runs from September through August. Classes are held Monday through Friday with
school hours from 7:45 am to 1:00 or 4:30 pm

IPS observes the official Macedonian holidays and closed on these dates. IPS provides a year holiday calendar which is changeable.

IPS is closed for two weeks for the winter break.

 

International Classes

marija-barabanovska
Marija Barabanovska (Baby Class)
Aleksandra Aleksovska (Baby Class)
Aleksandra Aleksovska (Baby Class)

 

Cence Basoska (Middle Class)
Cence Basoska (Middle Class)
Elena Corlevska
Elena Corlevska (Middle Class)

Kristina Velkova (Big Class)
Kristina Velkova (Big Class)
Natasa Kanzurova (Big Class)
Natasa Kanzurova (Big Class)

Jana Valjak (Kindergarten)
Jana Valjak (Kindergarten)

 

Bilingual Classes

Aleksandra Velevska (First Class)
Aleksandra Velevska (First Class)
Ema Metkalieva (First Class)
Ema Metkalieva (First Class)

Dina Krstevska (Second Class)
Dina Krstevska (Second Class)
Liljana Gocevska (Second Class)
Liljana Gocevska (Second Class)

Ivona Milevska (Toddler Class)
Ivona Milevska (Toddler Class)