Jyothi Menon
Head of School, Ekya School ITPL

Mrs. Menon brings her vast experience in early childhood education to Ekya School ITPL. Having served and led premier institutions including Little Hearts, Jamshedpur, Carmel Convent and CMR National Public School in Bangalore, she is able to efficiently spearhead a team of diverse educators. As the founding head of school for Ekya School ITPL, she strongly believes in changing the conventional ways of teaching to bring about a new, modern and practical approach towards learning. Her personable charm and genuine love for children further helps in creating an environment which is conducive to learning and doing.

Mrs. Menon holds a Bachelor’s from Calcutta University and a Masters in Education from Bangalore. She has attended professional development programs hosted by CBSE and CIE. Beyond her role as a creative educator, she is an avid reader who is passionate about pets, theatre and the arts.


Mahua Bhattacharjee
Primary School Coordinator, Ekya School ITPL

Ms. Mahua Bhattacharjee is the Co-Curricular Coordinator, and the Primary School Coordinator at Ekya ITPL. She has been with Ekya for five years, and has been an educator for 7 years. She has worked as a lecturer in Mount Carmel College, and in St. Anne’s College. Ms. Mahua is passionate about creating a wonderful and balanced educational eco-system at ITPL by providing students with opportunities for high quality extracurricular activities. As a teacher, she specialized in English and history.

Ms. Mahua embodies calm and patience, and always has a thoughtful response to any question. She is a balanced and articulate person, and a passionate teacher. She holds a B.Ed in History and English, and a B.A and M.A in Sociology from Bangalore University. Ms. Mahua has an extremely friendly nature, and enjoys watching movies and travelling.

Rajini Ashok

Rajini Ashok
Senior Academic Coordinator, Ekya School ITPL

Ms. Rajini Ashok is the Senior Academic coordinator at Ekya ITPL. With 13 years of experience in the scholastic environment, Ms. Rajini worked in Pune as a Trained Graduate Teacher, handling the subjects of Mathematics and Science while also being in-charge as Academics and Co-curricular coordinator. Prior to Ekya, she was the Quality Head at Whitefield Global School, Bangalore and served as the Academic Coordinator at Vydehi School of Excellence, Bangalore. At Ekya ITPL she works towards building community between students and teachers, focuses on the delivery of quality education and coordinates with other schools to implement the best practices and CCE pattern.

Ms. Rajini holds a B.Sc in Chemistry with a B.Ed in the Physical Science and Mathematics and MA in Literature. She is a state level Shuttle Badminton player and also has represented her District in Ball Badminton and Javelin. A music aficionado, Ms. Rajini plays the keyboard and guitar in her free time.


Shilpi Chopra
Co-Curricular Coordinator, Ekya School ITPL

Ms. Shilpi is an accomplished Art & Design Professional with a diverse background and 18 plus years of professional experience in various facets of creative world. She is a strong conceptual thinker with an ability to successfully organize, prioritize and manage multiple projects and teams in a deadline-driven environment.

With 8 years of experience in the co-curricular field she has excelled as the head of department of Design and Visual Art for 6 years at a reputed school. As the CCA Coordinator in Ekya ITPL, she wants to ensure that students play a meaningful role in learning that truly reflects their interests, needs and enthusiasm.

Shilpi has B.A (History) Delhi University, Diploma in Interior Design(Delhi) and has specialization in studio arts and Graphic Design( USA). She has strong leadership, interpersonal and communication skills and enjoys painting, sketching and spending time with children.


Ansu Justus
Pre-Primary Academic Coordinator, Ekya School ITPL

Ms. Ansu Justus has served in Ekya for six years as a Facilitator for both Pre-Primary and Primary School. She holds a Bachelors in Commerce, B.Ed in Social Science, a Diploma in Public Relations and a Diploma in Early Childhood Education.

She is extremely well organised and her classroom learning environment promotes fun and growth.

She is a passionate and committed teacher, team member and collaborative planning leader. She strives to promote excellence across the curriculum. She loves adventurous trips and rides bikes.


Smriti Agarwal
Middle School Academic Coordinator, Ekya School ITPL

Ms. Smriti Agarwal has a strong dedication to the development of children and the ability to integrate technology with classroom learning. Ms. Smriti has worked for 15 years as an educator before joining Ekya Schools. As a teacher, she has specialized in Mathematics.

Ms. Smriti holds a Masters degree in Financial Management and B.Ed in Mathematics and English. She is friendly in nature, enjoys dancing and loves traveling. She motivates the students to attain their best.

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CMR Jnanadhara was established in 1991 as a tribute to the late Sri Chikka Muniyappa Reddy, who believed that every individual deserves access to quality education. Today, CMR consists of 20 institutions ranging from Montessori, K-12 Schools to postgraduate programmes in engineering, education, law, management, sciences, psychology, nursing and paramedical. With a total of approximately 15,000 students from across India and an international student body from over 58 countries, these institutions promote academic and professional excellence in their respective fields.

In 2013, by the CMR University Act passed by the Government of Karnataka, CMR University was established. It is the first of its kind in the country, with a mission to nurture creative thinkers who will drive positive global change.


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