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. Deepa is the Head of School for our JP Nagar campus. She has a rich experience of more than 20 years in various capacities in the fields of education and banking. Deepa started her career as a senior secondary teacher at National Public School, Bangalore. She held the position of Assistant Registrar at CMR University, Bangalore where she was responsible for admissions and academic affairs. Earlier she was Branch Credit Manager at HDFC Bank, responsible for approval and disbursal of personal loan. Prior to joining the Ekya family, she held the position of Vice-Principal at Vibgyor High.Ms. Deepa believes that education should promote self-discipline, a sense of responsibility, social and global consciousness, and most importantly instill values based on the rich culture of our country. Trust, transparency and people skills are her core strengths. She is extremely passionate about work ethics and does not compromise on quality, performance, and delivery.Ms. Deepa holds her Masters in Physics and Bachelor’s degree in Education from Bangalore University. She is currently pursuing an M.A. in Psychology.Ms. Deepa is a warm and approachable person with a high level of integrity, commitment, and passion for teaching.
Head of School, Ekya School Byrathi
A strong believer in adopting a student-centric approach in teaching and learning, Ms. Shubhra Sinha heads our Byrathi campus. She has over 17 years of work-experience across education as well as the corporate world. This includes educational management at top K-12 international schools; both in new as well as established setups.
She feels enthused about instilling a love of learning in students and enabling their social-emotional development. She can always be depended upon to inspire students in the pursuit of academic excellence.
Ms. Shubhra is passionate about strengthening professionalism and the competence of the faculty in order to provide world-class teaching-learning experiences. She is also a skilled facilitator of Cambridge International trainings that support teachers to become more confident, innovative and reflective.
A relentless learner herself, Ms. Shubhra has recently completed a 2-year program in Advanced Education Leadership from Harvard University; which has helped her understand the complexities within educational systems and hone her leadership skills to deal with them. She holds a Bachelor’s and Master’s degree in Geography along with a B.Ed.
A versatile and resourceful individual, Ms. Shubhra endeavours to remain up-to-date with the latest in the education sector and enjoys connecting with people from a wide range of cultural backgrounds.
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.