Mr Dhirendra Sharma

Dean of Cocurricular Activities, he is from the faculty of Math and has been with the school for well over two decades. Mr Sharma has been an integral part of every major area of school life and played a great role in streamlining processes, be it as the examination incharge, time table incharge or the head of adventure activities. A trained mountaineer from the Nehru Institute of Mountaineering, his passion for adventure has made him lead a phenomenal 19 cycling and 12 mountaineering expeditions. He has also been actively involved in community service. In recognition of his continuous contribution to the International Award for Young People (IAYP), Mr Sharma has received the Valuable Meritorious Service Certificate. On the academic side, his sincerity, perseverance and never-give-up attitude make him work untiringly towards making the, otherwise dreaded, subject simple for students. A gentle administrator, he believes in giving his team total autonomy and empowering them in their effort to bring about a culture of academic rigour. His motto is to promote the academic growth of the boys and the professional growth of the faculty. He envisions The Scindia School as a place with the perfect balance between academic, sporting and co-curricular excellence.

Mr Anil Pathania

He has a master’s degree in Math and a teaching experience of two decades, in both residential and day schools. An excellent teacher, Mr Pathania, is highly admired by the students. He has been with The Scindia School since 2013 and in this time, he has already involved himself in a wide range of activities like trekking, playing basketball, volleyball and cricket. He was the Housemaster of Jeevaji House and is presently the Housemaster of Ranoji House. A keen sportsman and having been a national level basketball player himself, the boys look upto Mr Pathania for guidance to achieve sporting excellence. The parents and students of his House compliment him for having helped in the creation of a loving environment of mentorship and positivity. His sense of discipline, devotion and dedication is recognised and valued by all.

Ms Priyanka Sharma

She joined The Scindia School as a mathematics teacher in the year 2008. Along with a Master’s degree in Mathematics, Ms Sharma has 12 years of teaching experience. She has served as the attached teacher of Kanerkhed and Shivaji House.


Her creativity and interest in Mathematics led her to shouldering the responsibility of the much sought-after PI- Club of the school. Through this, she inculcates the love for Mathematics in young children, turning them into budding mathematicians. She has been effectively handling the CCE of the school since its inception and has attended many workshops on CCE and teacher development conducted by CBSE. Ms Sharma has also been meticulously conducting the PSA of the CBSE Board since 2013. Though quite a workaholic, she likes reading books and watching movies in her leisure hours.


She has been to the Woodbridge School, UK, for a Teacher Exchange Program in the year 2013.

Mr Srijith Pillai

He brings with him fifteen years of work experience and joined The Scindia School in October 2015. Mr Pillai has done his B.Sc. in Mathematics with B.Ed. and Diploma in Corporate Communications & Advertising. Apart from his experience in the educational field, he has also worked with the media company, The Times of India, as an Asst. Manager (Development) for a year and a half. Currently, he is the Housemaster of Jeevaji House.


In addition to being a brilliant Math teacher, Mr Pillai has a keen interest in theatre and has coordinated and directed full-length Shakespearean and G B Shaw’s plays in his previous school. A man of eclectic tastes, his passions include cricket, athletics, classical music, singing and public speaking. He is someone who does not measure life by the number of breaths we take, but by the moments that take our breath away. He considers it a privilege that as a teacher he has the opportunity of moulding young minds and is in a position to guide them in the right direction. He wants his students to be emotionally robust and resilient.

Mr Ritendra Nath Dwivedi

He joined The Scindia School in April 2017 and has 8 years of teaching experience in some renowned schools in India. In his previous assignments, Mr Dwivedi has worked for the Examination Department and taught the students of IGCSE (International General Certificate of School Education from Cambridge University). He is very passionate about teaching Mathematics and loves to adapt his teaching style as per the needs of the learner. Mr Dwivedi strongly believes that a teacher should be able to encourage a spirit of enquiry in his students, which would be a reflection of their interest in the subject. He wishes to create in his students a genuine appetite for the subject.

Mr Pankaj Mishra

Mr Pankaj Mishra, the latest entry into the fold, qualified with MSc. Mathematics, B.Ed., comes with a fresh face and a fresher perspective with an experience of thirteen years of work in various institutions such as the Army Public School, Sagar, Macro Vision Academy, Burhanpur and Birla International School, Kishangarh, Rajasthan where he was an HOD Mathematics’ and a CBSE Coordinator, Faculty of IIT. He is a dynamic tutor under whom a hundred students have qualified for JEE Mains. He is adept at guiding his students to crack competitive examinations such as CLAT, SAT, CPT and IIT-JEE. He is result oriented and wishes to make his students more competitive and practical. His key focus is to remove the fear of Mathematics from the minds of students and instill a love for it. He likes to connect mathematical problems with real life situations to make it appear more logical and motivates his students through pep talks. His mantra is all about self-confidence, positive attitude and good time management. He loves cricket and was the captain of his school cricket team. He has participated in theatre such as Nukkad plays. He is fond of singing, dancing and adventure sports.