JSS Private School: Shaping Future-Ready Individuals through Holistic Education

Govindrao Naik,Chief Executive Officer

Govindrao Naik

Chief Executive Officer

Educational institutions hold immense significance in shaping individuals and society. They provide a structured environment for learning, fostering personal growth, and equipping students with knowledge and skills to navigate the complexities of the world. These institutions promote critical thinking, cultivate creativity, and in still values that lay the foundation for future success. Educational institutions not only empower individuals but also contribute to the progress of communities, driving innovation, and social mobility, and creating a brighter future for generations to come.

JSS Private School (JSS PS) has established itself as a prominent educational institution in the GCC countries, dedicated to delivering highquality secondary and higher secondary education. With a strong commitment to holistic development, JSS PS has been at the forefront of elevating educational standards and shaping individuals who are prepared for the future. JSS PS began its educational journey in 2011 under the auspices of JSS Mahavidyapeeth, an esteemed conglomerate known for its network of more than 320 institutions worldwide. The school was inaugurated by eminent personalities such as Dr. Abdullah Al Karam, Chairman & Director General of KHDA, Indian corporate affairs minister Veerappa Moily, Jagadguru Sri His Holiness Shivarthri Deshikendra Mahaswamiji, president of JSS Mahavidaypeeth and Ali Mehad Al Suwaidi from the ministry of education.

JSS PS is committed to providing a balanced education that combines rigor and freedom, tradition and innovation, and theory and practice. This dedication to holistic development has yielded outstanding academic achievements, recognition in sustainability initiatives, and accolades in language championships. The school has consistently achieved exceptional board results and has been honored with prestigious awards, including the Abu Dhabi Designer of the Year and the Eco-Schools Green Flag Award.
Rigorous Curriculum & Holistic Approach to Education
JSS PS offers a rigorous and relevant curriculum tailored to the expatriate Indian community, incorporating engaging topics, challenging assignments, and practical experiences. The school emphasizes a holistic approach to education by integrating co-curricular activities, nurturing cultural heritage, and promoting self-directed learning. Through innovative teaching practices and the implementation of the JSS PS Well-Being Framework (Satori), students develop the skills necessary to navigate the volatile, uncertain, complex, and ambiguous (VUCA) world.

JSS PS has been at the forefront of elevating educational standards & shaping individuals who are prepared for the future

Under the guidance of the JSS PS Career Cell, programs like GRIP, AIYA, and the Harvard Mentorship Program prepare students for future careers. The institute also places a strong emphasis on holistic development through a diverse range of workshops, seminars, and extracurricular activities. Additionally, academic and special awards are provided to motivate and acknowledge student achievements.

“Young learner's education advances by leveraging collective intelligence to solve real life problems. We must envision the schools of tomorrow as a large ‘Hyper Hybrid Learning Hub’ comprising of a variety of learning points. There has to be a ‘Third Teacher’ in designing the learning spaces of tomorrow which ensures that ‘Adult World Connections’ are organically built into the thread of the learning hub leading to the blurring of boundaries between work, play, and learning", emphasizes Govindrao Naik, Chief Executive Officer, JSS PS.

Going forward, JSS PS aspires to be recognized as an ‘Outstanding School’ by KHDA in the short term while redefining the meaning and purpose of ‘The School of Tomorrow’ in the medium term. In the long term, the institute aims to become a compassionate organization with a mission deeply rooted in giving back to society. The school has already made significant progress in these areas, evident through commendable achievements in student enrollment, academic results, and KHDA ratings.