A multi-faceted retired Indian Army Officer, Col Jaisheel Kaushal, has 30 years of practical experience in managing the residential schools, Education Management, International Curriculum, Operations & Maintenance, Security, Training & Development, General Administration, Facilities Management, Infrastructure Maintenance, Logistics among many other realms. He was commissioned in the Indian Army in June 1991. He served in various field areas in Jammu & Kashmir and in the North East. He held various prestigious appointments in the army such as Staff Officer at the Army Headquarters, Instructor at the Aviation School, Commanding Officer, and Director of Recruitment.
He was the head of the Residential Technical Training Institute. He has a wealth of knowledge in the field of education and also served as the Director of Harvest International School and Harvest Tennis Academy. During his various tenures, he oversaw the implementation of academic curriculum, introduced and produced e-learning technology intensive smart classrooms, developed extensive course materials, and created training aids. He also trained instructors and revamped the entire training modules and planned and executed educational and sports excursions and tours. He served as a Bursar with Scindia Kanya Vidyalaya. His last assignment was with The Lawrence School, Sanawar, as a Bursar.
Education should bring about one’s identity as a holistic person and should enable individuals to be in harmony with life where self realization, developing and shaping of young individuals with skills and attitudes should be the ultimate goal. Education should encourage absolute freedom bereft of fears and to bring in a module of holistic and balanced growth.
At The Khaitan School, the sole aim of education is development of the student’s personality which is possible only when every aspect of the personality is given equal importance and no aspect of his personality is neglected. We are dedicated to creating a safe and nurturing learning environment where students can explore their passions, develop their talents, and reach their full potential. We believe that every child has the right to an education that challenges them academically, encourages them to be creative, and promotes their personal growth.
Our highly qualified teachers are committed to providing our students with a well-rounded education that includes a rigorous academic curriculum, opportunities for extracurricular activities, and character development. The teachers create an environment in which the personality of the student undergoes free, perfect, and unrestricted development. We believe that education goes beyond the classroom and that students should be engaged in a variety of activities that help them develop their social, emotional, and physical skills.
As we move forward, we will continue to strive for excellence in all areas of our school. We will work to ensure that our students have access to the latest technology and teaching methodologies, as well as a diverse and inclusive learning environment that promotes respect and understanding.
I invite you to be a part of our school community and to join us in our mission to provide our students with the best possible education. Together, we can help our students achieve their goals and become leaders in their communities.
Mr Sajeev Philip is an academician with 25 years of experience serving prestigious schools across the country. He is a postgraduate in English and Political Science besides having a degree in Bachelor of Education. In 2012, he assumed the position of Head of Department, English and in July 2020, he was promoted to the Head Of Senior School.
Besides being an outstanding teacher, he has been the architect of the school magazine since 2012. Under his able leadership and guidance, the school has put up some excellent adaptations of Broadway productions and Shakespearean plays on Annual Days.
“The secret to change is to focus all your energy not on fighting the old, but on building the new.”
With these thoughts in mind, The Khaitan School, Noida provides a whirlwind of opportunities, to its young learners to embrace the change, satisfy their intellectual curiosity, and evolve to carve a promising future. We belong to a community that firmly believes in providing a platform for our young enthusiasts to discover their true potential and exhibit their unfettered artistic genius. In the post-pandemic era, our school yet again witnessed immersed classrooms, and zestful participation of the students in the various events.
It gives me immense pride to share some of the key initiatives and accomplishments that have contributed to the overall growth and holistic development of our students.
Throughout the past session, we strived to provide budding minds with a holistic education that goes beyond textbooks. The engaging interactive sessions, collaborative and innovative teaching methods encouraged their critical thinking and intellectual curiosity. The subject-specific workshops, guest lectures, and educational trips broadened their knowledge and enhanced their understanding of various disciplines.
Recognizing the importance of nurturing the talents of sports enthusiasts beyond academics, we offered a diverse range of co-curricular activities. Our sports teams brought laurels to the school by achieving commendable results in inter-school competitions, showcasing the values of teamwork and sportsmanship. Our arts and cultural events, including music, dance, and drama performances, in the form of Khaitan Fest, Jashn-e-insaan, Euphoria- Music and Dance Fest, Annual Art Exhibition, etc to name a few, promoted creativity and self-expression, allowing them to explore their artistic rigour.
Furthermore, we strongly believe in the significance of giving back to society, and in the past academic session, in collaboration with the Rotary Club, Noida, we undertook several initiatives to foster a sense of social responsibility and commitment among our students. Collaborating with local NGOs, we organised community service projects to instil empathy, compassion, and a commitment to positively impacting the world that we inhabit and are responsible for.
The mindfulness sessions helped the young explorers to navigate academic and personal challenges. The highly enriching and invigorating sessions of the Hunar club impart a significant set of skills required to acquire and cultivate the 21st Century skills. The skills like collaboration, critical thinking, creativity, and communication will certainly facilitate them to lead toward a glorious future.
Our school prides itself on its multicultural environment, and the session gone by was no exception. We celebrated various cultural festivals, encouraging inclusivity and fostering an appreciation for different traditions and backgrounds. These celebrations not only strengthened our bonds but also broadened our global outlook and nurtured a spirit of harmony and unity among students.
As we embark on this new journey together, let’s commence this new saga on a positive note with renewed vigour and unparalleled optimism. I am confident that the skills and experiences gained during the past academic year will serve as a solid foundation for your future endeavours.
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At The Khaitan School we have been helping education evolve from the traditional examination oriented system to a more learner centric one.
We follow education philosophies that put the student at the centre of teaching-learning initiatives.
A progressing and evolving curriculum is designed to suit the changing lifestyles and education models.
State-of-the-art infrastructure of thecampus aids learning, inside and outside of classrooms.
Our team of researchers and teacher- trainers ensure the latest and more advanced teaching methodologies are adopted by our educators.