About TIA

Tobago International Academy is a private school providing a caring, happy and secure learning environment where students are supported in their intellectual, physical, moral and cultural needs. The school’s mission is to produce intelligent, caring young people with strong values who will grow into productive life-long learners. Tobago International Academy is committed to small teacher-to-student ratios to promote personalized educational development. The academia follows the … Continue reading About TIA

Our story

Tobago International Academy started classes with 10 students and two teachers on March 6, 2017. Not being able to find an educational institution in Tobago that offered the type of learning experience they wanted, a handful of parents and teachers decided to create it themselves. Sure, adding to story is the surprising abandonment of the original young students after their previous school abruptly closed. But … Continue reading Our story

Our People

Tobago International Academy is run by a Management Team comprised of teachers and parents. Management Team Principal: Christine Lincoln Secretary: Alison DeFreitas Treasurer: Dana Llanos Teacher’s Rep: Hamilton Davis Faculty Infant 1: Mrs. Tricia Moore-West Infant 2: Miss Sheena Telesford Standard 1/2:  Miss Nicole Mitchell Standard 3: Mr. Hamilton Davis Standard 4, 5: Mr. Rishi Singh Continue reading Our People

LEAF International features T&T in

International Learning about Forest (LEAF) featured Trinidad & Tobago, including Tobago International Academy, in its global newsletter. Check it out! http://www.leaf.global/news/2017/10/6/leaf-trinidad-and-tobago-kicks-off Learning about Forests aims to increase knowledge about the key role forests play in sustaining life on our planet through outdoor and classroom learning. The international programme encourages students to reconnect with their woodland heritage and imbues them with a sense of ownership of their environment … Continue reading LEAF International features T&T in

Planting A Tree for Peace

On September 21 Tobago International Academy celebrated International Day of Peace with the Tobago Chapter of Junior Chamber International (JCI) and Learning About Forest (L.E.A.F) nonprofit group by planting trees in the schoolyard. Secretary of Instructure, Quarries and the Environment in the Tobago House of Assembly, Councillor Kwesi Des Vignes was on hand to lend assistance to the children as they planted a cherry tree. … Continue reading Planting A Tree for Peace