DP Principal (Grades 10-12)
Patrick Boekhoud is from Chatham, Ontario, Canada, and is in his 9th year working at ISNS, where he taught Middle School Social Studies before becoming DP Coordinator and then MYP and DP Principal. In addition, Patrick has taught English at the Beijing Concord College of Sino-Canada in Beijing, China, as well as Spanish at ACG Sunderland College in Auckland, New Zealand.
Patrick attended York University in Toronto, Canada where he received an Honours BA in History with a minor in Spanish and completed his teacher training at the University of Auckland, New Zealand, followed by his Master of Arts in Educational Administration and Management at Royal Roads University. Patrick has lived and taught abroad in many countries throughout Asia, South America, Europe, and Australasia. What drew Patrick to ISNS was the school’s focus on international mindedness, and the wonderful and supportive environment the school creates for its students and staff.