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UNITED KIDS INTERNATIONAL Montenegro is a one of a kind in Montenegro, multi-level classroom, learning institution.
UKIM was founded in 2016 by a parent that identified a clear need for Podgorica to have affordable and quality education in English.
UKIM offers Preschool and Elementary&Middle School education to local and expatriate children in Podgorica.

All UKIM staff members are highly qualified to work with children and come with vast international experience, either from the United Kingdom, United States, the Middle East or Asia. In addition, they have completed IPC/IMYC training and UKIM teacher training prior to the start of the school year.


UKIM staff are:

All UKIM staff members are highly qualified to work with children and come with vast international experience, either from the United Kingdom, United States, the Middle East or Asia. In addition, they have completed IPC/IMYC training and UKIM teacher training prior to the start of the school year.

Tijana Djurovic-Azar
Founder and Head of School

Originally from Montenegro, Ms. Tijana spent most of her life abroad, teaching and managing international schools in the United States, Europe and Israel.
She is a mother of 3, two of whom attend UKIM, and fluently speaks English, Montenegrin and Hebrew.

Nicole Lambert
Education Curriculum Consultant and Teacher of ICT and Computing

Ms. Nicole is from America. She is the UKIM Computer/IT/Keyboarding instructor.
Ms. Nicole is originally from Texas but has been living in Montenegro for the past 4 years. She has extensive experience in working with children at public and private schools in the United States as well as in teaching ESL to children in Asia.


Dina Kajevic-Babaca
Pre-K Teacher: Ages 2&3

Ms. Dina was born and raised in Montenegro and has been an English and Montenegrin language tutor to children ages 1 through 7 for many years.
Ms. Dina is dedicated to social and emotional development of each child, and believes that care and positive surroundings as well as quality educational activities lead to a healthy development of every child.

Dijana Elezovic
Preschool Teacher: Ages 4&5

Ms. Dijana is from Montenegro and has been an English teacher for many years at public schools in Montenegro. She worked in the United States teaching young children aged 2 to 6. Ms. Dijana has a bubbly personality, she is very creative and loves working with children.
In addition to speaking English, she speaks Montenegrin as well as some French, Spanish and Italian.

Cheryl Porter
Teacher: Language Arts Grades 1 to 9

Ms. Cheryl is originally from Canada but has been working in international schools in Japan for over 20 years and brings with her extensive teaching experience that includes: ESL, History, and Language Arts in grades JK to 12. She is an energetic teacher who strives to help all learners, regardless of language levels, understand, enjoy, and engage with the curriculum.
Ms.Cheryl speaks English, Japanese and some German.

Gordana Djukanovic
Teacher: Mathematics, Montenegrin and Intensive English

Ms. Gordana has been an English teacher at public and private schools in Montenegro for several years. She also works as a private ESL tutor to children aged 7 to 10. She is fluent in English and Italian. In her spare time Ms. Gordana writes children’s plays, one of which was performed by UKIM students in their drama class.

Eamon Fehilly
Teacher: Science/Society, History/Geography and Physical Education

Mr. Eamon is a native of the United Kingdom and has experience in working with children in Montenegro and the United Kingdom. Mr.Eamon engages children by using fun methods that mirror UKIM’s curriculum. He plays the guitar and helps organize various charity events at UKIM throughout the year. He also offers private English tutoring to UKIM parents.

Madeline Heeley
Art and Technology, International mindedness, Intensive English

Ms. Maddy is originally from the United States but has lived in the UK, Israel as well as in Germany for many years. Ms. Maddy has worked as an English Language tutor at several schools in Montenegro.
Ms. Maddy loves working with children on being creative and expressing their artistic nature.

Mirjana Jovanovic
Music

Ms. Mirjana teaches Music at UKIM and she is a member of the Montenegrin Philharmonic Orchestra.
She plays the violin and the viola. Ms. Mira facilitates visits of other members of the orchestra to UKIM so students have the pleasure of listening to professional musicians play many instruments throughout the year, such as the flute, the saxophone, the oboe and the clarinet.


Our location:
Our campus building is located at the address of Kotorska 3, Podgorica, Montenegro


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