Faculty and Staff

Akshay Korde
Bachelor of Fine Art (Textile Design). Sir J.J. School of Art, Mumbai, Masters of Fine Art (Textile Design). Kala Bhavana, Santiniketan. Akshay is a Read more
Amresh Kumar
MPhil (Philosophy) Amresh teaches English, Physics and often conducts Culture Classes. He is inspired by the fact that, every activity in school, strives to Read more
Anjali Krishna
B.A. (Eng Lit Hons.), B.Ed.   Anjali Akka teaches English and takes Culture classes. She also assists students with the library, the book club, Read more
Bheem Reddy
M.Sc. (Maths from Hyderabad Central University), B.Ed. from Osmania University Bheem teaches Mathematics for Senior School students. He also teaches and plays Volleyball, Badminton Read more
Deepa More
BTech, MS, MBA Coordinator, Rural Outreach and School Farms Deepa shares a deep love for trees, plants and all the components of natural world. Read more
Deepa-P
Bachelor of Architecture (degree), Teach for India alum (2018-20), Co-founder of Colourmanch (art in education project for underprivileged students) Deepa teaches English teacher to Read more
B.A. & Stenography Dilip is carrying out the duties of Manager, Administrative Office. Responsible for smooth functioning of administration,guest house, transport, student and staff Read more
Divya Veda
Divya teaches commerce to the class 12 students and and accountancy to the students in classes 11 and 12. She is also the class Read more
Pradnya Virnak
Dr Pradnya Virnak, BAMS Pradnya has been Sahyadri’s Medical Officer for 10 years and a part of the Dining Hall committee and Land Care Read more
Alok Tripathi
M.A. Hindi Literature, Ph.D, B.Ed. Alok teaches Hindi to the students and is also a Faculty Anchor. He enjoys the freedom in learning that Read more
Dr.-Reshma-Shah
Gynaecologist, Laparoscopist (MBBS DGO FIMIS) with 15 years’ experience Dr Reshma is the resident medical doctor and loves lively interaction with children. At Sahyadri Read more
Elizabeth J
MA. B.Ed, T.T.C., and BEC Vantage Elizabeth  is an English teacher in the senior school. She is also the coordinator of classes 9 and Read more
Bachelor of business administration, Diploma in football Himanshu is a Sports Teacher as well as an adventure expert cum enthusiast. He is greatly inspired Read more
Jolsy Thomas
MSc, Bed, PGT Chemistry   Jolsy Akka is the Class Teacher for Class X B.   She is inspired by Oscar Wilde who famously Read more
Jyoti Jadhav
Jyoti Jadhav- Ph.D in Chemistry Jyoti is a Chemistry teacher at Sahyadri School who is inspired by the free environment for students where they Read more
M.A.,B.Ed, Sangeet Prabhakar.Lit Hons.), B.Ed. Lakshman teaches Hindi and Tabla at Sahyadri School.He is inspirited by the incredible relationship between the students and teachers Read more
Madhavi Talwalkar
Madhavi Talwalkar B Sc. B Ed. M A Madhavi teaches Mathematics and English in the junior school. She has also been a dorm parent Read more
Madhuparna Choudhury Science Graduate, Montessori, TTC, CIDTT, B.Ed (studying) Madhuparna Akka teaches English(PSI), EVS, Maths(PSI) at Sahyadri School. She loves its picturesque surroundings and Read more
BTech, MTech Milind has been at Sahyadri for last seven years and since has been part of administration, finance, infrastructure and outreach program of Read more
Mira Madhavan
Mira Madhavan B.Sc (Nursing), D.Ed in Integrated Education Mira teaches English and Social Studies to the Junior School students at Sahyadri School. She is Read more
Omana Santosh
BA Stenography Omana Santosh is the longest serving member of the school having served for more than 22 years at School. Having done number Read more
Padmapriya Shirali
Padmapriya is presently carrying out the duties of Principal. Padmapriya Shirali wandered into Economics, Geography, Computers, Environmental Studies, Telugu and Mathematics teaching in an Read more
Priyadarshini E
MSc (Mathematics) , BSc.Ed (Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics) Priyadharshni Akka loves Math and teaching the subject. She loves the idea that both teachers and students Read more
Purna Banerjee
Purna Banerjee – B.A. FineArts (Visva-Bharati University – Santiniketan – West Bengal) and  M.A. Fine Arts (Maharaja Sayajirao University of Baroda). Purna is an Read more
Arun Kumar
M.Sc, B.Ed. Arun teaches Maths and Science. He is a House Parent for senior boys and also a coordinator for middle school. He enjoys Read more
Reena Sahu
M.Sc in Environment Science (Pune), Education centre of Bombay Natural History society(BNHS) Reena joined Sahyadri school in 2006 as an Environment Education teacher. In Read more
Sachin-Patil
M.Pharmacy Sachin loves the positive culture of the school where he believes the freedom to learn ensures everyone gets an opportunity as well as Read more
Sadanand Gulwadi
Ph.D. Sadanand is a Physics teacher in the senior school and an organizer of Tinker Shed activities, with additional interests in on-campus farming activities Read more
Sahana Rao
Sahana Rao BSc. Physics (Madras Christian College), P.G Diploma: Arts Management (Madras Crafts Foundation), M.A. Ancient History and Archaeology Sahana teaches History at Sahyadri Read more
Salim M
Salim Madhavan BFA (College of Fine Arts, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala),  MFA (Maharaja Sayajirao University of Baroda). Salim teaches art at Sahyadri and truly loves the Read more
Shailesh Shirali. B.Sc. Physics Honours, Delhi University; MBA, IIM, Ahmedabad; PhD, University of Texas at Dallas. Shailesh is currently serving as the Director of Read more
Shanmugavel
M.S(IT & M), M.Sc(Mathematics), B.Ed   Shanmugavel Akka is a Mathematics Teacher and is deeply committed to the value of education that she believes Read more
Shrinidhi Mahishi
BS-MS IISER Pune Shrinidhi is a Biology and Environmental Science teacher at Sahyadri School. He believes; the role of a teacher is to create Read more
Smita Patil
B. Sc. (Botany), M. A. (Marathi), B. Ed. Smita has been working at Sahyadri School since June 2006. She teaches Marathi and also helps Read more
Sudesh Shendage
Master in Arts ( Geography) Sudesh loves his time in Sahyadri School where he loves the freedom to teach and learn in an environment Read more
Salman S
M.Sc.Ed Physics   Syed Anna teaches Physics who believes "Education is not preparation for life, Education is life itself.", as famously quoted by American Read more
Tanuja Jadhav
M.A. (Mumbai University Gold Medalist), B.Ed., M A. (SNDT Mumbai University) Sahyadri inspires Tanuja to explore innovative ways of learning life lessons. She teaches Read more
Upasana
Upasana Akka teaches English and History at Sahyadri School   She loves her students and finds their inquisitive nature and constant love very inspiring. Read more
Vandana Soundattikar
Bsc.B.Ed. M.A.   Vandana Akka teaches Marathi and is a houseparent of senior girls.   She is truly inspired by the intent from which Read more
Vinayak Khude
B.Com., B.P.Ed., Yoga National Player., L.L.B appearing   Vinayak loves teaching and has been part of the Sahyadri family for 15 years. Teaching keeps Read more
Vinayak Sharma
Bachelor of Engineering (Mechanical) Vinayak teaches middle school Science and Math and has also been facilitating the in-house Maker Space- the Tinkershed program. He Read more