THE INDIAN COMMUNITY SCHOOL, KUWAIT

Dr. V. Binumon,
Principal & Senior Administrator - ICSK Senior.

Dr. Binumon is a multi-faceted personality with vast expertise in multifarious fields and have a multitude of experience .He has attained several degrees to his credit - M.Sc. (Zoology), M. Phil. (Zoology) & M.Phil, (Education), M.Ed. (Natural Science), M.Sc. (Psychology), M.A(Political Science), MBA(HR), PG Diploma in School Leadership & Management, Diploma in Yoga and to crown it all, Ph.D. in Education. He has also undergone certificate courses in diverse areas such as Neuro Linguistic Programming, Hypnotherapy, Counselling, ISO 9001 - 2008 Lead Auditor Course by Moody International, London, Accreditation Assessor programme by Quality Council of India, and Diploma in Yoga as well.

An expert in interpersonal skills he constantly networks with a wide circle of friends and acquaintances across the globe which he earnestly tries to translate into his personal advantage and for the good of the organization he is associated. He has conducted numerous training programs for the youth, students, teachers and parents.

Dr.V.Binumon has served in various capacities like CBSE Registered Councillor, CBSE School Affiliation Committee member, School Accreditation Principal Examiner, National Open Schools Coordinator for Kuwait, Central Superintendent of CBSE exams and ISO auditor.

Dr.Binumon was felicitated by the President’s National Teacher Award for 2016 under the CBSE Principal category from the Honourable Vice President, Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu to give public recognition for his meritorious achievements.

He is greatly appreciated for his notable stewardship of The Indian Community School, Kuwait, having a strength of around 8,000 students. His contributions to elevate the school in curricular and co curricular domains during his Principalship are praiseworthy. Under his active, energetic and inspiring leadership, the school is making rapid progress in all spheres. The school has created innumerable benchmarks in every arena under his able stewardship. He is lauded for consistently organizing programmes, projects and schemes that nurture learners to give them wings to soar while keeping their feet firmly rooted in the country’s rich and varied heritage.

He is admired for being conspicuously successful in creating a powerful impulse for development and progress. He is also applauded for his innovative improvements and progressive upgradations. Dr.V.Binumon is now viewed as a trend setter in the field of education.

Mrs. Sherly Dennis,
Principal, ICSK Junior

Mrs.Sherly Dennis is highly talented, socially committed professional. She secured Masters in Economics, English and Education (M.A Economics, M.A English and M.ED).
Mrs. Sherly had studied and worked in three different states of India (Kerala, MP and Gujarat).
Mrs. Sherly Dennis has been involved in education for over 29 years and a veteran in several elite positions in different parts of India. She had been an administrator for two years, in ICSE School in Gujarat. It was a luminous accomplishment in her career that she could successfully completed an action research on “Problems faced by English Medium Students belonging to different socio cultural ethnic groups”. Mrs. Sherly Dennis also secured a band score of eight for the International English Language Testing System (IELTS). She had been serving as the Member of the Board of Directors of YMCA Gujarat and later as its secretary and then as the Vice-President. She also contributed magnificently her skills to the St. Joseph’s Hospital in Gujarat as a member of the advisory body.
Equipped with a course study in counseling, she is an efficient counselor .It is so significant that she guides parents on effective parenting. She takes parenting classes, which has a positive impact on many parents to realize their dream in effective parenting. Currently she is involved in counselling to families, parents and students.
Infact, she has completed 9 years of service in Kuwait. Mrs. Sherly Dennis’ service with the Indian Community School includes as the Vice Principal in two branches (Amman and Junior) and Principal In- charge for three and half years.
Mrs. Sherly provides cumulative leadership, effective direction and coordination within the school premise both in academics and in extra-curricular activities. Her strength includes both passion and dedication. Her expertise incorporates being a good leader, dependable with extraordinary inter personal relationship with her students, parents and team members. She is capable of conducting innovative programs and creates a climate, which fosters the growth of students as well as teacher.
Mrs. Sherly Dennis is also a good trainer and she conducts training for her staff to remain positive and dynamic in teaching- learning process. She has a strong passion to learn more to acquire advanced methodologies for the dynamic and holistic formation process. Mrs. Sherly is a very visible educator and she states that the best part of her job is visiting the students in all areas of the school. She gets to know every student and every student gets to know her. The motto of Mrs. Sherly Dennis is "Stay positive, maintain communication, and do the right thing." She is looking forward to continuing her career here at the Indian Community School Kuwait.

Mr. K. Gangadhar,
Principal, ICSK Khaitan.

Mr. K. Gangadhar is a dynamic, creative and a visionary leader. He has done M.A. (English Lit.) from Pune University and B. Ed. from Mumbai University. His professional pursuance is seen in his entire education for always been a student of vocational studies viz. Electrics during Secondary, Medical Laboratory Technology during Sr. Secondary, a Diploma in Computer Management while doing his graduation and for running a computer education institute 'Career Computers' during his post graduations. He received Best Cadet Award in National Service Scheme, has represented at State and University level in competitions and played many leadership roles during his student life. He was also awarded 'The Most Resourceful Student Teacher' and 'The Best Action Research' awards on developing global perspective among students, a project of studies by the government of UK.

Professional Experience

After working for an NGO for the academic excellence of a school, he joined a residential school at Mumbai and worked there in various capacities pertaining to a residential school. He received the Best Head of the Department Award and the Appreciation Award for his outstanding results in classes X & XII.

For his glorious achievements as a principal at Pune, he was awarded with the National Integration Fellowship by the Association of All Maharashtra Journalists. Thereafter working as a founder principal for a CBSE school in Thane, he established a school with system & culture. Before coming to Kuwait, he was working as a principal for an International Residential cum Day School at Nasik.

Skills and Vision

He possesses profound interest in pedagogy and has conducted many workshops and orientation programmes for students and teachers. Apart from attending many in service training programmes and courses, he is also a certified internal auditor for ISO 9001-2000 and has a certification in School Accreditation from Quality Council of India. He has written many short plays and has received The Best Direction award at district level.

His passion remains to create a model school with perennial system and unique educational culture to tap & nurture the latent talent of students and educate them to excel in actualizing themselves as global citizens who shall act as the ambassadors of peace and sustainable development.

Mr.C.Rajesh Nair,
Principal - ICSK Amman.

Mr. Rajesh Nair. C has been in the field of education for the past two and half decades maintaining educational development of students and professional development of teachers by developing and implementing policies, programs and curriculum plans and setting an environment conducive to effective learning transaction. He is a dedicated and motivated educational administrative professional with a proven track record for implementing successful programs that produced lasting result. He is very active in supporting and motivating staff to try new creative techniques to improve teaching skills.

Mr. Rajesh Nair is a Post Gradute in English with M.Phil and B.Ed in the same subject. He has got Post Graduate Diploma in School Leadership Management (PGDSLM). He has undertaken many tasks assigned by CBSE, Delhi such as Convenor of school Inspection Committee for Affiliation, Centre Superintendant of All India Engineering Entrance Examination, Teacher Trainer in CCE .....etc. He has conducted many orientation programmes for students, teachers and parents. He was the Academic Counsellor of Indira Gandhi National Open University. He was also a member in School Inspection Committee, Text Book Selection Committee and Interview Board of a reputed Educational Society which runs 35 CBSE Schools in India.