A warm welcome to all the Grade 4 parents and students. I hope you had a fun-filled and relaxing summer vacation. We are delighted to welcome all of you back for a year filled with learning and growing.
I, Pinky Shah, Grade 4 Team Leader, look forward to have a productive partnership with you to ensure that our children achieve their highest potential. So let’s embark on this exciting journey!!
Here is the Grade 4 Team:
Dimple Deshpande, Homeroom Teacher of Responsibility
Dimple Deshpande is a B-Com B-Ed. She has 5 years of teaching experience. Previously she was associated with METAS of SDA. She believes that teaching and learning go hand in hand. She loves teaching and loves to be surrounded by kids. Listening to music and exploring new places are her hobbies.
Fatema Topiwala, Homeroom Teacher of Freedom
Fatema Topiwala has joined Fountainhead School in April 2016 as a Primary Years Programme Teacher. She has done her schooling from Cambridge Board/Al Nahda National School Abu Dhabi and has experience of teaching Primary section in the same school. She is a people person with a jovial personality.
Manjeetkaur Khalsa, Homeroom Teacher of Resilience
Manjeetkaur Khalsa is an enthusiast. She is a commerce graduate. She is quite passionate about teaching. She is hardworking and responsible. Her hobbies are reading, sketching and listening music. She is committed towards her work.
Poonam Sharma, Homeroom Teacher of Valour
Poonam Sharma is a BCA graduate. She has been working with Fountainhead School since March 2013. She is an extremely dedicated and hardworking individual. She loves being with kids. Poonam believes that learning is a lifelong process and hence enjoys learning new concepts and implementing them. She loves to travel and explore new places with her family.
Sweta Mehta, Homeroom Teacher of Fortitude
Sweta Mehta has joined Fountainhead School in 2015. She has completed her B. Com and PG Diploma in Mass Communication. Previously she was working with Citibank, Surat. She enjoys being with children and helps them grow. She is highly creative and aims to make learning engaging and relevant for the students. For her free time, she loves to read, make jewellery and play cricket with her son. She is passionate about travelling, understanding different cultures and helping children.
Bindu Sasikumar, Homeroom Teacher of Mettle
Bindu joined Fountainhead School as a PYP trainee on April 9, 2018. She is a B.Sc BEd graduate (Chemistry). She has 5 years of experience in teaching profession. Before that, she was in medical transcription field. At FS she wants to explore new teaching methods and learn lots of new things related to education field that will help her to be a part of building a new “positive attitude” future generation.
Vandana Sharma, Homeroom Teacher of Courage
Vandana Sharma hails from the land of warriors “Rajasthan” and has an innate and strong desire to learn and keeps on transforming and improving her profile. She has many years of teaching experience, as she initiated the stupendous journey right after completing B.A from Sophia College, Ajmer Rajasthan. She then embarked upon B.Ed. and finally was set for the”Teaching Euphoria”. She strongly believes in the quote by Kelseyleigh Reber, “When we stand up for what we believe in—for what’s right—there is always a chance that we risk the very things we fight for: our safety, our lives, our freedom. But if we stand down, the risk is definite.” Vandana thinks that she has enough grace and strength to overcome any struggle. She loves to read, draw, paint, dance, travel and do things which focus on creativity. She loves to imagine and lose herself in the musical notes of beautiful and inspiring songs. What she loves the most is her family.
Dhruma Mehta, Homeroom Teacher of Tenacity
Dhruma Mehta has been associated with Fountainhead School as a PYP Teacher since 2015. She is a Postgraduate in Sciences, specialized in Computer Application. Her experiences include being a visiting faculty at SRICE college for Mobile Applications, an English Teacher at Divine Child High School and taking Practical Labs as Support Assistant at IGNOU in the past. She has designed three android applications. Her expertise includes good communication skills, diving into the depth of a subject and researching the best of knowledge. Hobbies include reading novels, travelling and surfing the net.
Priti Patel, Language Support Teacher
Priti Patel a Diploma in Civil Engineering started her career as an interior designer with her husband. She is a life long learner. Later she completed her M.A. and B. Ed. and landed up in Fountainhead in the year 2012 due to her passion for teaching and learning. She loves music, swimming, and exploring different places.
Ekta Bhatija, Resource Teacher
Ekta Bathija is a commerce graduate. With her interest in teaching, she has joined Fountainhead school in May,2018. She is very dedicated and is always ready to lend support in all the areas. She takes a very good care of people she works with on daily basis.
Grade 4 Team