Parents Speak

I am very grateful to The Brigade School for arranging the vaccination drive at the school premises. It was very well organised and the vaccination procedure went very smoothly and quickly.  Thank You. 
Regards,
Priyanka Garg

Parent of Vriti Garg 10C

I am writing this email to express my deep gratitude and appreciation to all the teachers, staff and The Principal at Brigade School for providing a seamless experience through the online classes despite all the challenges and uncertainties that you are all facing yourselves.  A special note of sincere thanks and a shout out to all of the 9 A teachers for doing a phenomenal job at guiding the students and being so accommodating, fostering an environment of fun and learning, keeping it an interactive forum, allowing students to share their perspectives, inputs. Commendable job!   Would like to call out the names of the teachers and would request you to convey our gratitude to all of them –
  • Class teacher – Ms.Krishnaveni
  • Physics – Ms. Hema
  • Biology – Ms. Chanda
  • Chemistry -Ms. Vamshi Mohan
  • Sanskrit – Mr. Ranganath
  • History and democratic Politics – Ms. Inamdar
  • Geography & Economics – Ms. Ashok
  • English – Ms.Karamadai
  • Computer Science – Ms.Sushri
  • Art Teacher, Ms.Vishwanath
Stay safe and we all hope to be living near-normal lives soon!
Regards,
Mandira Anand and Bhavani Kumar Eshwar

Parents of Dhruv Bhavani Kumar, 9 A

We have two kids (Nihira Nayan & Nilay Nayan) who go to The Brigade School, JP Nagar. Initially, we chose the school as we live adjacent to the school and most of our neighbours send their kids here. The choice was pragmatic and our optimism was based on word of mouth. However, in our close association with the school, we have had no reasons to complain. The teachers are patient and have a nurturing attitude towards children. They try to pay focused attention to all children. I have noticed that the teachers encourage even the shy children to speak up and participate actively. The methods have worked well for my children. For example, my mother tongue is Hindi and I was a little concerned about being able to coach my child in Kannada. However, our limitation has had little impact on her progress in Kannada and she is doing well. I was also worried about my younger child as his engagement with the school has been mostly online. Still, he seems to have coped well and engages actively with his teachers and classmates. Overall I am really happy with the school and its teachers. It has been a good experience for children and me personally as a satisfied parent.
Regards,
Neeraj

Parent of Nilay Nayan – UKG & Nihira Nayan – Std 3

I am writing this mail to shower my appreciation for the teachers at The Brigade School who are helping my child in his academics, social behaviour and discipline and also for teaching him to be a better individual.  We can send the child to the school because of the trust we have in the teachers and school management, by observing how they talk and treat the children. I am happy with the curriculum, which is providing a good foundation and preparing the children for the academic years ahead of them. I would like to convey my heartfelt thanks to his class teacher Mrs. Anita Sudhir and other teachers like Mrs. Shroff, Mrs. Vijayalakshmi Bhaskar, Mrs.Jayshree Rander, Mrs. Roopa and all the others for doing the best for my son.
Regards,
Smitha B. A.

Parent of Ayansh M. Iyengar, UKG 'B

We sincerely thank you for the kind support; we have received the conduct certificate from your office. We have no words to express our gratitude to you and the entire staff of The Brigade School, JP Nagar for the support and guidance to our ward Ashutosh.  We are grateful.
Regards,
Ashok Kudva

Parent of Ashutsh Kudva

This is just a thank you note to my child’s teachers who are teaching very well.  My child Anaya Shukla studying in UKG has become more independent after attending the offline classes, she has started doing things on her own. She is writing the date, opening pages, reading books, doing her work without any help in the online classes. She doesn’t need help with her daily routine as well. She completes her homework on time and is very eager to attend classes the next day Thanks to teachers and looking forward to same efforts in future as well
Regards,
Rachana Shukla

Parent of Anaya Shukla - UKG

As discussed at the recent parents-teachers meeting, we thank you all for the continued support and for enabling our son’s education during this pandemic and offline classes as well. We are very happy with all the facilities provided and with the continued education irrespective of external changes (offline and online classes). We are grateful and thankful to all the teachers, faculty, support staff and the principal.
Regards,
Tejus & Suhasini

Parents of Srihan T Kumandur – UKG

I just wanted to mention that my child is enjoying his classes. I see that he is engaged very well every day by all the teachers of his class. I wanted to provide small feedback &acknowledge the hard work put in by all the staff from Brigade school JP Nagar. I want to mention that his phonics teacher Mrs. Sudheer brings in that energy and a wonderful smile to all the kids, and my son enjoys her class a lot. Her encouragement and ensuring that each kid gets a chance to speak in the class are very much appreciated. She plays a game called ‘Tumbai Tumbai’ which my son enjoys very much. In addition, we have Mrs. Roopa Shivakumar is also very supportive, her way of teaching is very much appreciated. She explains the concept well and is very encouraging too.

The Maths teacher Mrs. Shroff ensures that the concept of math and numbers are very well, understood and she gives plenty of concentration and boosts the confidence level in a child. My son enjoys the Math class and is very fond of learning numbers and is keen to attend her class always. Thanks to Mrs. Guruprasad, Mrs. Bhaskar, and Ms. Rander for supporting the teaching and helping students understand the concepts thoroughly.
Regards,
Roopa Vasan

Parent of Hredaan Murthy is a part of UKG B

Greetings teachers! I’d like to give all of you the credit that you deserve for making the school one of the safest places for my child to learn. Since you started teaching her my child Ridhi Pramod of UKG has become more confident and can do most things by her. That’s quite amazing, and I’d like to thank you for all of the efforts put into my child’s education. Ms. Sudheer, Ms. Bhaskar, and Ms. Shah are doing a great job.
Regards,
Deepthi S

I want to express my gratitude for all the efforts you and your school have taken during this academic year. From day one, Arya has enjoyed every online class and is looking forward to school every day. I appreciate how the school has helped Arya learn his subjects and activities. My friends and family have started noticing Arya’s wonderful English accent. He’s doing surprisingly well with phonics and blending. He has gained tremendous speed in Mathematics and can do things very quickly. I can see Arya growing into a very smart and sharp personality. All of this wouldn’t be possible without the schools’ efforts. Thank you for doing your best for the students, for being very flexible in this unprecedented situation. The school’s willingness to try new things and helping the child innovate even from a distance is very much appreciated
Regards,
Neha Sabarish

Parent of Arya Krishna GS –UKG TBSM

#BrigadeSchoolRocks I would pass on my sincere appreciation to you and your team for taking care of all the feedbacks. Usage of Google forms and publishing homework in the Tribute portal makes our work as parents easy to review and catch up on the happenings in class. The Google forms give a quick feedback cycle and help the children to focus on their weak areas. Even though initially I was skeptical about the back-to-back classes, it works great, and my son enjoys them thoroughly. The staff is kind and gives their 200% to ensure that the learning continues. I want to call out the names of 2A teachers for their fantastic work. Please pass on the appreciation to them.  
  1. Ms. Bhat – English: for treating the children as equals. Truly appreciate her apologizing to a student for missing her name and correcting it then and there.
  2. Ms. Prakash – Maths: making the complex Math logic simple and ensuring all the children understand the concepts clearly. Reserving one of the math classes as an activity class is for applying the learning.
  3. Ms. Deepa – Science: Teaching with experiments and making the class very lively. The concept of air is taught beautifully with experiments.
  4. Ms. Chauhan: Hindi – the attention she gives to proper pronunciation and letter formation is amazing. Helps us to learn Hindi in a proper way especially for non-Hindi speakers like us.
  5. Ms. Kusuma – ‘Kannada: for being so patient with kids and explain each word beautifully.
  6. Circle time – I have missed taking down her name. But the content and the way such complex topics are introduced and hatted off. Circle time is something I enjoy and try to take some ideas and content to implement with my team at work. The course curriculum is fantastic, and I consider it the best in class.
  7. Arts staff: With the given limitations of remote schooling they are doing fantastic work with dance, singing, and drawing. Sincere appreciation to the entire staff keeps all children engaged.
Regards,
Ramesh Vijayaraghavan

F/O Anirudh Ramesh-Standard 2A

“My daughter Harika Aruni S is in the 1std B section. Now that two months of online classes are over, I would like to take this opportunity to appreciate the work done by the teachers. I would mention the points below that I think are excellent from the teaching perspective:
  1. Materials and concepts used by the teachers to teach. These are excellent. My daughter gets enthused and attentive from the way the concepts are initiated.
  2. The speed of teaching is good and ensures that all children understand concepts.
  3. As I see it, the children are eager to answer questions that the teachers ask. I like the fact that teachers ask questions to the children based on the roll number. It ensures all children are covered, and the child knows when it is their turn.
  4. My daughter is super excited when her teacher gives her Google form, and she waits eagerly for the Google forms at the end of the class.
Once again, thank you for making teaching a good learning experience and fun activity for the child.”
Regards,
Shilpa

Parent of Harika Aruni S -Class1-Section.B

“The academic year 2020-2021 has been a very challenging one. As parents, we were worried about how this year was going to be for our children. Even when the online classes were announced, we were apprehensive about how a young child would cope with it. To get a child to listen attentively, especially when the teacher is not present physically is quite challenging. But all our doubts were put to rest once the classes started. We are really impressed by the way the whole academic year was handled. We would like to express our deepest gratitude to the teachers who have put in a huge amount of hard work to make it possible. It was heart-warming to see how each co-teacher was ready with the same materials as the main teacher and how effortlessly one would take over whenever there was a technical glitch. They managed to get complete attention from kids as the sessions were interactive and they made sure every child got a chance to answer. Our kid was looking forward to each session, logging in way ahead of the class time so that he could show his homework to the teachers. It was not a big task for us to make him do the homework as the teacher would remind them before every session how they should be independent and do their work regularly. In normal circumstances, only during MSA day we parents get a glimpse of how our kids are taught, when they showcase all their study materials. Due to the current scenario, we could see how the classes happen and now we know how our kids get such strong basics in their subjects, especially English and Math. This academic year has been very different from usual. Kids missed their playtime with friends, interaction with teachers and just being in their school. Hope everything gets back to normal soon and they get to meet their teachers before going to 1st standard. Once again we thank the school and teachers wholeheartedly for all the effort and patience.”
Regards,
Fahmiya

Mother of Aniq Sajid, UKG C.

“It was a wonderful experience to be a part of the Book Reading Session Organised by your school on 28 th July 2018. It was indeed a memorable moment for all of us as the Young author of the Book ‘ Good for Nothing Nalayak ‘ is a product of Brigade school. He enlightened and inspired us all with his experiences and encounters. It was a happy feeling to hear about his days at The Brigade School@ JP Nagar. Every word he said about the school is true. It is one of the few schools which nurtures holistic development. Thank you Brigade team for organising such special events. Congratulations Shiv Shankar Iyer and the Brigade school.”
Regards,
Hema Srinivasan

(Parents of Shreya)

“We have been associated with the school since the academic year 2008. We are very happy with the school because it recognises each child’s individuality and understands his/her strengths. In addition to providing a structured academic curriculum, the school has a well thought out programme for co-curricular and extra-curricular activities – both within the school and on inter-school platforms. The teachers have worked (and continue to work) closely with us to improve the weaknesses while encouraging the children to demonstrate their strengths. The school provides each child the platform to demonstrate their capabilities and interests. Our children – Vighnesh Iyer (Class X1) and Vishnu Iyer (Class VIII) – have benefited immensely from this nurturing environment. Moreover, the support staff have always been very courteous and prompt in managing the environment around school. In our view, we are witnessing their growth into well rounded, happy young adults with an intent to go out there and do something. We are quite confident that they will do the school and us proud.”
Regards,
Usha Sivaramkrishnan

(Parents of Vignesh and Vishnu Iyer’s)

“We really appreciate the efforts of the Team of Brigade School for conceptualizing the programme and guiding the children of Grade 1-3 to produce a beautiful annual day event, we could see the massive effort of your efficient teachers and support staff behind the show. Hat’s off to the dance teacher for her beautiful choreography. The children performed extremely well in all their respective roles. Nevertheless it was perfect because of the excellent teamwork. I want to especially thank and applaud the efforts of all the teachers who have worked tirelessly, and glad that tight security measures were taken up till they handed over our wards to us. This needs a lot of responsibility and goodwill and is well appreciated by the parents.”
Regards,
Sarika Nayak

(Parent of Tanvi Nayak)

“I am extremely happy and satisfied with the teaching and all round grooming given to my son. He has been a student of The Brigade School@J.P. Nagar since its inception. I will always be indebted to the school and its teachers for the knowledge and the ‘VALUE SYSTEM’ inculcated in my son. Whether it be good values, knowledge in academics, sports, extra-curricular, The Brigade School @ JP Nagar has been very good. It’s a ‘beautiful blend’ of all the best things. The school also encourages all the students to give their best in whatever they do. They also takes extra efforts to conduct remediation classes for below average students such that they come up to the level of average students. I wish to sincerely thank The Brigade School for being instrumental in shaping a bright future for my son. Keep up the good work!”
Regards,
Suman Ras

“My daughter, Ms Gowri Vivek cleared her class with an Honor Card. I am really proud of her, as it was her first year of tests and exams, and she did face issues during the first term evaluation. However, with the guidance of the class teacher, she has been able to do well. I particularly want to congratulate the team who set the question papers for her class. The questions were really probing, and only children who had studied the subject well could answer them well. Hats off for setting such questions papers!”
Regards,
Dr Vivek

“We would like to thank you the school team for the fantastic support provided to us, the parents and my child Adhithya. A. “The school has always offered a variety of activities and he feels safe, secure and enjoys coming to the school, all because of the well-balanced approach to education.” He has had a beautiful journey in this school with all the wonderful teachers and the friends he has made. The progress in our son has been amazing and we are happy by how much he has been groomed in this school. Our best wishes to the wonderful team at The Brigade School at JP Nagar.”
Regards,
Mr & Mrs G. Amudhan

“My Name is Raj Chate and my son is studying in Brigade School in JP Nagar in 5th Standard. I would like to take this opportunity to convey to you about the good experiences we had with Ms. Nair – his English teacher. Ms. Nair was his class teacher last year and she continues to be his english teacher this year. She has been an amazingly positive influence on my Son. She is easily approachable, goes out of the way to help if there is a requirement and commands respect from my son and most of his peers. Her feedback is always constructive and genuine during the parent teacher meeting and as a teacher she is always encouraging. My son feels proud to have a teacher like her. It is great to have a teacher of her stature, Request you to please pass on the sincere appreciation to her.”
Regards,
Raj Chate

“We are Veena and Prasad, parents of Pranav Balan. P, 3 B and Maya Thamara. P, nursery B. Just wanted to let you know that we are very happy with the school. We love the way all staff members are so dedicated and kind. The day begins on a happy note by the way the security staff help us with crossing the busy road. Ms. Narayan at the reception is always helpful with any queries. We love the fact that kids have cubbies for their use. It definitely reduces the burden of carrying heavy books daily and teaches them the responsibility of bringing home books which they feel they need to revise. The teachers are so kind, patient and considerate especially Mrs. Ghosh, Mrs. Bhaskar, Mrs. Naidu, Mrs. Ramesh. We are sure the other teachers are like that too (have not met them personally). We ourselves do not have that much patience as the teachers. We want to say they are doing a great job and we feel safe with the school.”
Regards,
Veena and Prasad

“Congratulations to The Brigade School in J.P.Nagar on completing a decade in the field of education. This mail is to appreciate the efforts of the Team of Brigade School for conceptualizing and guiding the children of Grade 1-3 for the beautiful Annual day event you presented to us last evening. We could see the massive effort behind the show, of your efficient teachers and support staff. Hat’s off to the dance teacher for her beautiful choreography. The children performed extremely well in all their respective roles. Nevertheless it was perfect because of the excellent teamwork. I want to especially thank and applaud the efforts of all the teachers who have worked tirelessly, and am also glad that tight security measures have been taken up, till they handed over our wards to us. This needs a lot of responsibility and goodwill and is well appreciated by the parents.”
Regards,
Sarika Nayak

(Parent of Tanvi Nayak - Grade III-A)

“It was a wonderful program today. We enjoyed it a lot. The costumes, colours, choreography, coordination … were simply mind blowing. We realized that our son Pranav Balan, 2 B has grown more confident after seeing his dance show. What a change from his toddling nursery day! Thank you mam and thanking all his teachers from nursery, primary, dance, music and sports for making him what he is today. We are very happy with the school.”
Regards,
Veena and Prasad

“I’m writing to you to let you know that my wife Swapna & I are very happy with the progress our son Bhargav has made this year. We were pleasantly surprised to see him read whole words by himself with the help of phonetics. We see a marked improvement in him this year as he tells us about the things he learns in school more often. We wanted to take this opportunity to ‘Thank’ the teachers & everyone involved for their effort & guidance. A special ‘Thank You’ to the class teacher Mrs. Kamesh (Asha). Our son is really fond of her and is probably going to miss her next year. Please pass on our ‘Thanks’ & ‘Appreciation’.”
Regards,
Shiva & Swapna

(Parents of Bhargav Vallabhaneni - LKG-D section)

“I wanted to inform you that our son Sanjan Das of class X of The Brigade School secured 7th rank in National Talent Search Examination (NTSE), Karnataka. His name was mentioned in the Deccan Herald. We as parents wanted to thank you and the school for nurturing him from class 4and help him attain this success by providing an environment that have far excelled than our expectations.”
Regards,
Utpal Das & Sanjan Das

“Staring June 2015, we will be shifting our residence from current JP Nagar to Bellandur. With the residence shift, The Brigade School (JP Nagar) will not be geographical viable. I would request you to kindly guide us the next step what should be done for this school transfer. Our experience with the school have been just excellent. You all have done a wonderful job and we will always be grateful for that. We are still in the process of finalizing the schools for our children. Any reference will be greatly appreciated.”
Regards,
Utpal Das & Pranita Das

“Dear mam I am Veena Prasad , mother of Pranav Balan. P, 3 b and Maya Thamara. P, nursery b. I got the chance to sit through a general assembly last Friday. It was world environment day. The programme put up by the seniors was very natural, clear and crisp. Loved the way it was presented. The best thing I noticed was that you took the time to remind the kids of the key points in the assembly even after dismissal. I could sense the involvement. Thank you. Also the security personnel at the gate (older gentleman – sorry i do not know his name) has been doing an amazing job for the past few months. I feel happy.”
Regards,
Veena

“Cheers to you all at the Brigade School. Mam I am Anish Mukund Mandayam’s(Standard 9’A) mother, Priya Mukund. It was a pleasure meeting you at the orientation programme on Saturday. Mam as I mentioned to you Anish is a budding guitarist and member of the band called Symphonic Eternity. It is a 4 member band in which Vijay Ganeshan of Standard 9 ‘A is a bass guitarist. I am happy to tell you that Anish and his band members were invited by Deccan Chronicle paper on Saturday for an interview. Their interview is going to be published in tomorrow’s(9th June) edition of the paper. I am also happy to tell you that the band was invited to perform as a special act in front of a cheering crowd and renowned musicians and judges , Luke Kenny ,Supratik Ghosh and a few others who were very impressed with the young talent. I like to thank the Brigade School for their love and support to these young musicians. It would be my pleasure to send a copy of the paper to the school.”
Regards,
Priya. Mukund