Jyothi Mrs. Jyothi Menon - Head of School, Ekya School ITPL

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.

Usha Premkumar - Vice Principal, Ekya School JP Nagar

Usha Premkumar
Vice Principal, Ekya School JP Nagar

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 School JP Nagar, 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.


Hema Nagarajan
Head of School, Ekya School BTM Layout

Ms. Nagarajan is very passionate about teaching and constantly strives to learn and apply new methodologies to her work. At Ekya School BTM Layout, she is actively involved in curriculum development, implementing training programs and planning school assessments. Her interpersonal skills and love for science facilitates instant connections with her students. Ms. Nagarajan brings nearly a decade of teaching experience including her time at CMR National PU College, Bangalore. Prior to her role as an educator, Ms. Nagarajan worked for Cascade Water Services, a water treatment company in New York for almost four years.

Ms. Nagarajan holds a B.Sc in Chemistry from SR College, Bharathidasan University and an M.Sc in Environmental Sciences from B.H. College, Trichy. She also has a Bachelors in Education. She has undergone the Teaching for Understanding online professional development program by Harvard University. She has also undergone training in CCE, inclusive education, design thinking and teaching through peer interaction.In her free time, Ms. Nagarajan likes to play the veena and is currently learning freestyle dancing.