Head of School, Ekya School BTM Layout
Ms. Deepa Rani has over 20 years of experience as part of the leadership team in reputed schools and as a teacher of Science and Mathematics. She brings with her extensive experience in the field of Child development, curriculum development, lesson planning, activity based learning and more in addition to facilitating teacher growth and professional development. Her educational qualifications include a Master’s in Science and a B.Ed degree.
Equally at ease with the academic side of education as well as the administrative side of overseeing the smooth functioning of a school campus, Ms. Deepa is a strong believer in teamwork and efficiency. She has a great rapport with students and teachers alike. Her aim is to build a community that helps students, teachers and parents work together to enable growth and create a strong foundation for the future. Creating a conducive learning environment for the students, one that balances academics and holistic growth, is what Ms. Deepa aspires for.
Coordinator, Ekya School BTM Layout
Ms. Asha Doris is a passionate educator who believes that education is about empowering young minds with skills that equip them for the real world. She is known for helping students to be innovative, creative and self-expressive. Her communication and leadership skills have played a key role in mentoring students for various literary competitions. Under her able guidance students of Ekya School, J P Nagar have won many accolades in Debate, Declamation and Elocution competitions.
She has been working with Ekya School, J P Nagar since 2013.
She has a double masters in M.Com and an MA in English with a B.Ed in English and teaching experience of over 17 years. Her other interests include reading, music and theatre.
Pre Primary Coordinator, Ekya School BTM Layout
Ms. Vijayalakshmi loves spending time with children and believes in implementing progressive education. She is passionate about nurturing and grooming little ones to be good human beings with good values. Her aim is to empower students with requisite skills to enable them to be good problem solvers.
She is a true believer of Maria Montessori’s philosophy of – The greatest sign of success for a teacher… is to be able to say, ‘The children are now working as if I did not exist.’
She holds a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science from Christ College, Bangalore, a BEd from Bangalore University and is trained in the Montessori system of Education from IMTC. She is currently pursuing an MA in English from IGNOU. She has been with Ekya School, JP Nagar for seven years.
Ms. Vijayalakshmi’s interests include listening to music and exploring new places and their culture.
Madhuri V Iyer
Co-curricular Coordinator, Ekya School BTM Layout
Ms. Madhuri loves challenges that envision shaping the future. She truly believes that her desire to share her knowledge can be achieved through being a teacher. She is passionate about reshaping and setting a positive example for the upcoming generations. She sees teaching as a positive impulse for creating successful individuals.
Ms. Madhuri has a degree in Literature and a Bachelors degree in Education. She is currently pursuing her Master’s degree in the same.
Her hobbies include cooking, travelling, reading fiction and organizing events. She interacts well with people of different mindsets and age groups easily.
She strongly believes that teamwork is needed to achieve the progress of the student and teacher community.
Primary Academic Coordinator, Ekya School BTM Layout
Ms.Mumtaz strongly believes in training young minds and hearts alongside academics. She is always focused on enabling students to break their barriers and unleash their true potential. She strongly believes in expressing unconditional love and support to her students because she believes in “What goes around comes back around”.
Ms.Mumtaz was a Senior School teacher of Social Science in Ekya School, BTM Layout, and is known for her exceptional content knowledge and conducting Social Science classes more lively and effectively. Under her able guidance Grade, 10 students have performed exceptionally well in the CBSE board examination with the highest score being 99 in the year 2020-21.
Ms.Mumtaz has 14 years of teaching experience in State, CBSE, and ICSE boards. She holds a Master’s in History and Archaeology and Masters in Education.
She has been awarded the Best Teacher award for the year 2018-19 at Cluster level by the Department of Public Instructions – State Govt of Karnataka.