Leadership

Dr. Sabitha Ramamurthy, Principal

Dr. Sabitha Ramamurthy, inspired by Sri Chikka Muniyappa Reddy’s vision, has made it her mission to impart high quality education to all who enter CMR portals. She is the spirit behind the CMR National Public School and her passion for children and ethical values motivates the institute.

Swati Soni, Vice Principal

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 CMRNPS, 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.

Maria Leena Jennifer, Senior Academic Coordinator

Ms. Maria has a Masters in Applied Genetics, with a Specialisation in Cytogenetic and 14 years of experience in the field of education. Prior to joining CMR NPS, Ms. Maria has worked in leading schools in the Middle East and India.

Ms. Maria is a positive person and extremely approachable. She is passionate about working with children and nurturing them to achieve their goals.

As Senior Academic Coordinator, she assists in developing and conducting assessments, oversees the implementation of curriculum, observes classroom teaching and serves as a facilitator for students of Grade XI and XII, reviewing their performance from time to time. 

Dr. Rekha Kumar, Middle and Secondary Academic Coordinator

Dr. Rekha is a self-driven educational professional with experience in planning curriculum, lesson plans, mentoring and training educators and implementing development programs. She has taught Social Sciences for Middle School. She has also completed a Certificate Course from the Harvard Graduate School of Education and secured a distinction in the Cambridge International Diploma for Teachers and Trainers (CIDTT).

Dr. Rekha moved to the field of education after being a practicing dentist for 12 years in both India and the UK. She has also taught dentistry in Bengaluru and Tumakuru.

Dr. Rekha has won the Teacher Award for Innovation in Teaching (TAFIT) in 2014. Her other interests include Reading, Carnatic music and philosophy.

Lalitha Reddy, Primary Academic Coordinator

As the Primary Academic Coordinator, Ms. Lalitha oversees academics for Grade 1 to 5. She has been a primary school teacher, handling English, Social Science, EVS, Life skills, General Knowledge and Music. Prior to her role at CMR, Ms. Lalitha worked in a language school and has taken English classes for Korean students. Ms. Lalitha holds B.B.M and B.Ed degrees and is currently pursuing an M.A in English from IGNOU. She also holds a dual specialization in Career Counselling from UCLA and GCC, having been awarded the Global Career Counsellor Certification from UCLA Extension & Univariety.

Educators, according to her, play a vital role in a child’s growth – from igniting their curiosity and creating room for learning, to encouraging their enthusiasm and giving them confidence in their own capacity. A perfectionist who brings dynamism and energy to her work, Ms. Lalitha is passionate about bringing change to the education system, where no child is made to feel incapable, as she believes that every child is unique and gifted in their own different way.

Amaravathy G, Pre-Primary Academic Coordinator

Ms. Amaravathy comes from a commerce background and is a certified Montessori facilitator. She has also worked with other pedagogical practices like Reggio Emilia, Multiple Intelligence and the Integrated system. She was previously heading preschools for 6 plus years, after four years of being a Montessori facilitator.

Her belief that a child’s mind is a minefield of creativity, led her to become a certified creative teacher.

Parinitha Shetty, Senior School Co-curricular Coordinator

Ms.Parinitha holds a BBM degree from Manipal University and an MBA in Marketing from Nitte University. She has previously worked in the Marketing and Administrative department in leading companies.

She plays a vital role in planning and helping children mould their overall personality, strengthening self-confidence, developing special skills, and getting exposure to new activities. 

She believes in the philosophy, “Teach me, and I will forget. Show me, and I might remember. Involve me, and I will never forget”. She is also a  trained classical dancer, football player, and theatre person.

Swapna Prajeeth, Middle School Co-curricular Coordinator

Ms. Swapna Prajeeth is a Post Graduate in English Literature and has 13 years of teaching experience. She has been a primary and middle school teacher, handling English and Social Science. She gives importance to discipline and believes that all success begins with self-discipline.

She loves to be with children and believes that teachers can shape and mould a child to be a better person. Her other interests include a passion for gardening and bird watching.