Our Team

Each Staff at Merton International School holds the required certifications and training needed. Our teachers are skilled at developing Individualized Education Programs and implementing specialized instruction for each student. Our Administrative team is committed to collaborating with students, families, accreditation bodies and regulatory agencies to ensure each student’s success within our programme. Our total team all in all focuses on building strong relationships with students, as we believe relationships are the foundation for learning and help students feel safe and supported at school all the time.

Board of Directors

Mrs Elizabeth Baitie

CEO & Principal

Mrs Elizabeth Baitie is the CEO of Merton International Primary and High School. She is an educator by virtue of her extensive professional training passion, vast experience in the education sector and above all …

Mr R. Baitie

Director/Board Chairman

Mr R. Baitie is an astute and experienced businessman who has worked in executive management positions most of his working career. His entrepreneurial journey began at age 18 when he took his first …

Mrs Zahra Boateng


Mrs Zahra Boateng is a Sino-Africa scholar and consultant. Educated in Ghana, the United States, and China she considers herself a globally-minded citizen with a pan-African spirit. Passionate about African …

Mrs Merene Benya


Mrs Merene Benya is a Barrister-at-law by profession and obtained her legal and post-degree professional qualifications at the London School of Economics and Political Science (London University), …

Management Team

Mr Isaac Somua Nyarko


Isaac Somua Nyarko completed his Bachelor of Education degree at the University of Education Winneba in 1997. He holds a Commonwealth Executive MBA from The University of Science and Technology. He has also attended several courses on school management and educational …

Ms Eleanor Dadsi

HR/Admin Manager

Eleanor Dadsi, Human Resource and Administrative Manager of Merton International School joined Merton in September 2000 as a teacher in the Primary School after obtaining her Bachelor of Science Degree from the University of Ghana. Prior to that, she had worked as a Teaching …

Ms Josephine Cudjoe


Ms Josephine Cudjoe, the Headteacher for Merton Primary School has over 30 years of teaching experience. Ms Cudjoe has taught at the Base Workshop Primary School, Burma Camp; Morning Star School, Accra (her alma mater), Merton Montessori Nursery and Kindergarten School, Accra and presently  …

Heads of Teaching Departments

Mrs Benedicta Nyemasem

Head of Lower Primary

Mrs Priscilla Odonkor

Head of Upper Primary

Mr Robert Gozey

Head of Sixth Form

Mr Godwin Zigah

Examinations Coordinator

Admin Team

Mr Samuel Anso

Operations Supervisor

Mrs Judith Nanevie

Admin Assisstant

WO1(RTD) Edward S. Tamakloe

Security Supervisor

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Established in 1998, Merton International Primary and High School profile a student body who are buoyant in their physical activity keen in their cognitive reception practical in their application and pliant to the values that underscore the finest qualities of the World Citizen.