Sandeep Goenka, Trustee, CP Goenka Group Schools
In the ever-evolving landscape of education, CP Goenka Group School stands as a beacon of innovation, shaping the future of learning. As a trustee of this esteemed institution, I am proud to share the unique aspects that make our school a trailblazer in education.
My professional journey has traversed diverse industries, encompassing beverages, textiles, paper, and ultimately, education. Fueled by an unyielding thirst for growth, a profound passion for continuous learning, and a visionary commitment to contribute to an educated India, I transitioned into the realm of education.
In the year 2000, my family and I materialized our dedication to fostering education by establishing our inaugural school at Juhu, Mumbai. Driven by the aspiration to provide a comprehensive educational framework for the youth of India, I am dedicated to crafting a learning cycle that commences and concludes within the institutions I have passionately built. This vision is not a solitary pursuit; my wife, Mrs. Archana Goenka, is an integral partner, actively engaged in the administration and management of these educational establishments.
Together, we share a commitment to shaping the educational landscape, ensuring that our institutions become nurturing environments where students embark on a journey of holistic learning, preparing them for a future defined by knowledge, innovation, and societal contribution.
To ensure growth and development of every student as a global citizen through the simultaneous realization of academic, physical, cultural and spiritual aspiration.
The school provides a conducive environment to help students realize their true potential by nurturing in them skills such as creative thinking, teamwork, effective communication, problem-solving and being a lifelong learner, which will help them blend in seamlessly into an ever-changing society. To enable our students in realizing that a true global citizen is one who respects diversity of gender and cultural background.
CP Goenka Group Schools impart educational values under the umbrella of C P Goenka International Schools (CPGIS), Spring Buds International Preschools (SBI), Swami Vivekananda International Schools (SVIS) and ECube Global College to numerous children over a span of 20+ years across 8 high schools and 10 preschools located in Oshiwara, Kandivali, Borivali, Gorai, Dombivli, Lamington Road, Juhu, Thane, Ulwe and Pune. C P Goenka Group Schools has been ranked India’s no. 7 Most Respected Education Brand by Education World Grand Jury Awards and has been recognized in Times School Surveys Mumbai Top International Schools since six consecutive years.
CP Goenka Group Schools offer a complete schooling programme from Playgroup to Grade 12 and have adopted the SSC, CISCE (ICSE), CBSE, CAIE (IGCSE) and IB boards and examinations*. They offer the IBDP, A Level and ISC Programme for Grades 11 and 12* with a wide variety of subjects, allowing for flexibility of subject choices that best suit students interests and career choices. Their students have received recognition as National Toppers and World Toppers at the Grade 10 examinations. The Alumni of C P Goenka Group Schools have successfully secured admissions in some of the top colleges and universities, in India and abroad like Yale University, University of British Columbia, University of Nottingham, OP Jindal Global University, Atlas Skill Tech University, NMIMS etc.
The school believes that education goes beyond textbooks and exams. Their teaching methodology is rooted in experiential learning, fostering creativity and critical thinking. They empower their students to become lifelong learners by providing them with a holistic education that goes beyond the traditional classroom setting. The integration of technology, interactive projects, and collaborative learning experiences ensures that their students are well-prepared for the challenges of the 21st century. The school provide a broad and balanced curriculum and are aligned with the expectations of the National Education Policy 2020. Their schools prepare children for college, career, and life and go beyond math, language and science to meet the demands of the changing economy.
Their unique programmes like Do It Yourself (DIY), Show and Tell, UK based Letterland Literacy Programme, Classroom without Walls, TedEd, My Delightful Moment (MDM), Farm to Table, Access Sustainable Development Goals, Mentorship Programme and many more – help children to develop the skills they would need to deal with the demands of an ever-changing world.
Education is not just about academic excellence; it is also about fostering responsible and compassionate global citizens. C P Goenka Group Schools take pride in our social impact initiatives. From community outreach programmes to environmental sustainability projects, they instill a sense of social responsibility in their students. They believe in nurturing individuals who not only excel academically but also contribute meaningfully to society.
Innovation is at the heart of the school’s educational approach. They constantly strive to embrace new technologies and methodologies that enhance the learning experience. From incorporating the latest advancements in educational technology to introducing innovative teaching tools, the school is committed to staying ahead of the curve. Their forward-thinking approach ensures that their students are not just consumers of knowledge but active participants in the digital age.
Beyond the confines of the classroom, children participate in rich and varied co-curricular programmes, including sport, music and the performing arts. The C P Goenka Innovation Lab offers S.T.E.A.M (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Mathematics) based learning and early exposure to must-know activities like Robotics, Coding, 3D Doodling and Printing and Arduino Programming, making children ready for future careers.
With an infrastructure which is equipped and conforming to global standards, their schools also foster a healthy and interactive relationship between teachers and students, so that students feel secure in asking for support. Dedicated mentors guide the students to forge a path towards their ambitions and encourage the development of abilities which are valued highly by universities in India and abroad. The positive testimonies received from the parents are a reflection of their faith and regard for the school teams and how they see their children evolve across the years of schooling.
We aim to develop personality with percentage in every learner on campus. The school leaves no stone unturned in creating a stimulating environment for learning with the aim to encourage the learners to explore, enrich and empower themselves for further learning and contributing to the world at large. We hope to give the world confident, sensitive and happy young adults. www.cpgoenkainternationalschool.com