Mr. Boyer returned to NJC in 2009 as Head of School / Directeur after serving as its Pincipal for three years from 1989-1992. Mr. Boyer came to NJC at that time after twelve years at Crescent School in Toronto where he had served as Head of the French Department and Director of Admissions. During this time, he developed and directed several summer French programmes including summer programmes in St. Pierre et Miquelon, in Martinique, and in the south of France. Following his time at NJC, he returned to Toronto to become Headmaster / Directeur of the Toronto French School and subsequently Head of Hillfield-Stathallan College in Hamilton, Ontario. In 1997, he participated in a Leadership program for School Heads at Harvard University. His passion for Switzerland and for NJC remained strong however and while at HSC, he organized two student exchanges between Neuchâtel's Lycée Jean Piaget and HSC. In 2002, he joined the Canadian Committee of NJC and was thrilled to be invited to return to the school as Head of School / Directeur. Mr. Boyer spent six years as a Financial Consultant with Investors Group prior to returning to NJC. His wife, Colleen, also returns to NJC, this time without young children in tow. Their twin sons, Justin and Sean, live in Ancaster, Ontario. Mr. Boyer is an avid golfer and hockey player and he and his wife enjoy theatre, film and opera.


The SGIS Annual General Meeting and Dinner
will be held
on Thursday 8th March, 2018
in Montreux
(Venue and time to be confirmed).

Upcoming events

  • SGIS EAL Job Alike

    The International School Basel is looking forward to hosting the SGIS EAL Job Alike on Friday, 2nd February 2018. Please follow this linkto find out more...

  • Swiss Mathematics Conference 2018

    Friday February 16th 2018 For many years, member schools of the Swiss Group of International Schools (SGIS) have hosted an annual conference focusing on discussing mathematics pedagogy in secondary education. The Swiss Mathematics Conference 2018...

  • Maths Quest Competition

    The SGIS Math Quest Competition will take place on Friday, April 20 2018. This event is for students under the age of 12 and will be hosted at Zurich International School. Schools are invited to register teams (of four students) to engage in a day...

  • MYP Cluster workshop hosted by the Danube International School, Vienna

    18th and 19th May, 2018 MYP Individuals and Societies, Delivering the Curriculum (category 2) Dear colleagues, We are proposing to organize a cluster workshop for MYP Individuals and Societies, Delivering the Curriculum (category 2) at our school...

  • ECOLINT Institute of Learning and Teaching

    Dear colleagues, We are pleased to inform you that all the courses offered by the Institute are now open for registration on the website. We draw your attention to the following courses: GEHOT: Gifted Education and High Order Thinking TYCEMC:...