The Common Room

Peponi prides itself on discovering and nurturing the talent of every pupil, allowing each and every one to find their passion. Key to this aim is our Common Room, all of whom share the Headmaster's vision, to provide “the best all round education that prepares our pupils for the challenges of an ever-changing world."

The Senior Leadership Team

Headmaster: Mr Mark Durston, BSc (Nottingham), MA, PGCE
Second Master: Joseph Njuguna, BEd Arts (KU)
Director of Teaching and Learning: Ms Sylvia Meruh, BEd (UoN), EMOD (USIU)
Director of Studies: Ken Winstanley
Director of Boarding and Extra-Curricular: Mr. Karl Cook


The Boarding Team

Junior Girls' Boarding Housemistress: Mrs Rose Njuguna
Junior Boys' Boarding Housemistress: Mrs Jennifer Eysele, 
Senior Girls' Boarding Housemistress: Mrs Patricia Combes
Senior Boys' Boarding Housemaster: Mr Felix Tanui, BEd Arts (KU)

English Faculty

Head of Faculty: Mrs Lillian Ayatta, BA PGCE
Teaching staff: Mr. Karl Cook
                          Mrs Claire Nightingale, BA Hons (Liv), PGCE (Liv) Head of Fifth Form (Years 10 & 11)
  Ms. Amy Mackay

Mathematics Faculty

Head of Faculty: Mr John Njoroge, BSc (KU), PGCE
Teaching staff:  Mr David Kimani Head of Sixth Form
                            Mr Antony Mogere
                            Mr Julian Pallister, MA (Oxon), PGCE

Science Faculty

Head of Faculty: Dr Eliud Mulanda, PhD (UoN)
Teaching staff:   Mr Charles Kamande, BEd Science (UoN)
                            Mr Collins Kaunda, BEd Science (KU) Housemaster of Magadi
    Mr. Robin Backhouse
                            Mr Simon Odundo

Humanities Faculty

Head of Faculty: Mr. Jimmy Ogodo, BEd Arts (MSU), Dip HR
Teaching staff:  Mr Seoras Strain
                            Ms Emily Litoro, BEd (MSU)
                            Ms Sylvia Meruh, BEd (UoN), EMOD (USIU) Director of Teaching & Learning
                            Mr Peter Nduati, BEd (KU), MA (UoN)
                            Mrs Claire Nightingale, BA Hons (Liv), PGCE (Liv) Head of Years 10 & 11
                            Mr Joseph Njuguna, BEd Hons (KU) Second Master
                            Ms. Saniya Kakkar
                            Ms Joanna Drew
                            Mr Felix Tanui, BEd Arts (KU) Housemaster of Senior Boys

Modern Foreign Language Faculty

Head of Faculty: Mr Yohann Henry, BA (Nantes), PGCE (Soton)
Teaching staff:    Ms Jacqueline Olembo, Dip (Alliance Francaise)
                             Mrs Nora Wachira, BEd (KU)

Vocational Faculty

Head of Faculty: Mr James Laight, BA Hons (Leeds), PGCE (UCE), DipABRSM, LRSM
Teaching staff:   Mr Thomas Njuguna, BSc (EU)
                            Miss Mary Mukule, BA Fine Arts (KU)
                            Mr John Kutner, BSc ICT (MSU)
                            Mrs Beatrice Wandolo-Wakhu, HDip HRM (IHRM), BEd FA (KU), MPhil ITE (KU)
                            Mr Marc-Antony Eysele, Director of Sports

Crane Faculty

Head of Faculty: Mr Fred Matu BEd (MSU), MA SpEd (UCL)
Teaching staff:    Mr Hillary Moseri, BEd (Hons) (EU)
     Ms. Miriam Kinyua
     Mr. George Kimani

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