Elizabeth Hargreaves

Deputy Head of School (Vice-Principal)

Mrs. Elizabeth provides an outstanding portfolio of experience and knowledge, ensuring that we at Legacy School continue to provide the highest educational and development standards while progressing with our ambitious strategic development.

She brings with her over thirty years of experience in education, having started her career in the UK and held leadership positions across Europe and Africa. Most recently, Mrs. Elizabeth served as an educational consultant and Director of Education at the Inter Community School Zurich (Switzerland). Her career includes positions as Director of Teaching and Learning at the American International School of Johannesburg (South Africa) and leadership roles with various international organizations, such as the Association of International Schools in Africa and the Swiss Group of International Schools. Mrs. Elizabeth holds a Master’s in Business Administration in Educational Leadership from the University of Leicester and a Bachelor’s in Educational Design from the Metropolitan University of Leeds. She is also certified in International Leadership in Education from the Principals Training Centre (PTC), Coaching from Advanced Adaptive Schools, and Cognitive Coaching.

Mrs. Elizabeth’s educational values and vision align harmoniously with Legacy School’s philosophy. Her experience in international and multilingual communities has developed her capacity to interact and forge relationships with people from diverse backgrounds. She is dedicated to fostering a culture of caring and high expectations in education and is committed to ensuring that every student receives the best possible learning opportunities. Mrs. Elizabeth is a strong advocate for innovative teaching methods and is dedicated to helping school communities flourish.