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
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
BS-MS IISER Pune Chris is a math teacher at the Sahyadri School. Before joining the Sahyadri school he was a lecturer at Azim Premji 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
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
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
Gopal Bhosale, Campus Engineer, B.E. Civil (Pune University) Gopal has been working as a campus Engineer at Sahyadri for the last Eight years. His Read more
Educational qualification, experience etc. - M.Sc. (hons.) Mathematics and B.E. (hons.) Electrical and Electronics from BITS Pilani. Worked for about 20+ years on hardware 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
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
BTech, MTech Milind has been at Sahyadri for last nine years and looking after administration, finance, infrastructure and rural outreach programs of the school. Read more
Masters of TEXTILE DESIGN, Visva-Bharati University, Santiniketan, W.B Nibedita is a teacher in the Art faculty and specialises in Weaving & design. I could 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
I joined Sahyadri because I was inspired by J. Krishnamurthi’s philosophy on the holistic growth of a child in the lap of nature. The 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
Reena Sahu
M.Sc in Environment Science; B.Sc, B.Ed Reena joined Sahyadri school in 2006 as an Environment Education teacher. In her first few years she taught Read more
M.Pharmacy Sachin teaches Biology and Environmental Science to higher classes. He has researched in the field of Pharmacy and Biology during his educational years and 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
Sharad completed his Masters in Physical Education in 2006. He believes that sports is the medicine to deal with stress without affecting the mental 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
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