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.
Head of School, Ekya School JP Nagar
Ms. Ayesha comes with a proven track record in the field of education as an educator in the U.A.E and India for over 15 years. Prior to working at Ekya School, she has taught at Our Own English High School, Abu Dhabi for 10 years. She believes education is transformational in nature. She loves to take on the challenging, yet fulfilling task of nurturing and harnessing the talents of each child. She hopes that every child develops a love for learning, achieves academic success and becomes a responsible citizen in the global community. Ms. Ayesha is a warm and caring person who is highly focussed, energetic, and result oriented. At Ekya JP Nagar, she leads the team of teachers in academic programs and establishes effective systems and processes. She is passionate about teaching and this drives her ethos to excel and coordinate with the entire team of teachers to ensure smooth and seamless functioning. Ms. Ayesha is an excellent leader, and has created an atmosphere of family at Ekya JP Nagar – her office is the first place that any student or member of staff goes, when they are faced with any issue.
Ms. Ayesha holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Science, a Bachelor’s Degree in Education and an Honors Diploma in Systems Management. Her other interests include music, reading and travelling.
Head of School, Ekya School Byrathi
Mrs. Premkumar found her passion for teaching as a kindergarten teacher at CMR National Public School and has since had the opportunity to teach students of all ages. She is an academician with over two decades of experience. At Ekya, she handles the day-to-day operations, along with key decisions such as curriculum implementation, teacher mentorship, and student monitoring. She is focused on helping staff and students work together to achieve holistic educational experiences. She believes in imparting practical education that prepares students with life skills that help them take on bigger challenges in the future. Her attention to detail and razor-sharp focus on quality, creates an environment of excellence.
Mrs. Premkumar holds a Master’s degree in history and Bachelor’s of Education. She has attended multiple workshops including those focused on CBSE, ICSE and teacher training. When away from school, she has found a passion in culinary arts, reading and music.
Acting Head of School, Ekya School BTM Layout
Ms. Swati Soni is a dedicated and passionate educator, open minded in adapting to new technologies, pragmatic in her approach while striving for perfection and excellence. Prior to her role at Ekya, Ms. Swati worked as a Principal in one of Bangalore’s leading schools. With over thirteen years of teaching and administrative experience in the field of education, Ms. Swati has also worked towards quality management and standardization of procedures in lesson delivery. She is a staunch advocate of quality over quantity, with a firm belief that the quality of one’s work cannot be taught – it is a trait that lies within every individual that needs to be explored and honed. A gold medallist in Microbiology from Goa University, Ms. Swati is a B.Ed. graduate and holds an MBA in Human Resources.
Excellent at managing her time and fanatical towards the pursuit of quality, Ms. Swati is known for being tactful and efficacious even under pressure. Aside from gardening and immersing herself in books, in her free time, Ms. Swati loves to travel and explore unexplored places, try new cuisines and meet new faces.
School Coordinator, Ekya School Kanakapura Road
Ms. Supriya is driven by her passion to bring the best out of children and making learning fun for the young minds with innovative techniques. At Ekya, she aims to nurture each child by their uniqueness and inspire them to think outside of the box. She believes that children should be allowed to be independent thinkers, and enjoy the process of self-discovery so that they can fall in love with learning.
With two years in a pure Montessori and two more as a Montessori adult at Ekya, Ms. Supriya is a creative leader that loves to explore new ideas for the benefit of the bright and curious minds of our students. Having received her Montessori training from IMTC, she is an enthusiastic learner who is keen on using learning opportunity, a habit she hopes to inculcate in her students. Beyond her role as the school’s coordinator, Ms. Supriya is a light heart and is passionate about sketching and painting.