Cindy Blanes

Cindy Blanes

Early Childhood & Lower School Principal

Cindy joined the ACS team as Lower School Principal in 2009 having previously worked at Greengates, Mexico City, as the PYP Coordinator and Deputy Head of the Infant and Junior School. She was pivotal in taking her school through its IBPYP accreditation. Cindy has worked in both the British and international systems, and has over 20 years' experience in education.

Cindy has a great love for all things historical and studied classical and medieval history with archaeology for her first degree with Surrey University. She then went on to complete her postgraduate studies in education at Surrey before starting work as a classroom teacher in London. Cindy studied for her Masters in Education in Mexico whilst also lecturing and working to support undergraduate teachers at the same university.