Mrs. Jaya Khurana took charge as the Senior Headmistress in July 2014. A passionate teacher, she is the head of the Business Studies and Accountancy Department. She did her masters in commerce from the prestigious Delhi School of Economics and joined Modern School in 1988, teaching Accountancy and Business studies to classes XI and XII. It is her endeavor to create a value driven and a nurturing environment which focuses on building positive attitude as well as giving an opportunity to children to develop their potential and individuality.
Mrs. Malini Khatri, a Fulbright Scholar has been instrumental in promoting appreciation of literature amongst the students. She joined Modern School, in the year 1982 and has been sincerely serving Modern for over 35 years. Mrs. Khatri heads the English department and also takes charge of the school magazine, Sandesh. The Department also aims to enhance the creative linguistic abilities beyond prescribed curriculum. The English language brings the world together, bridging the gap of communication. She stepped in as the Headmistress of Sir Sobha Singh Block which includes classes 9th and 10th, on November 2011.
An Alumna of prestigious Lady Shri Ram College, a Math Teacher par excellence, Ms Prabha Bhagat has spent almost four decades at Modern School Barakhamba Road as a dedicated, diligent and devoted member of the staff.
As a Math teacher, Ms Bhagat worked tirelessly to inculcate appreciation and understanding towards the subject among the students. She has been instrumental in spearheading the innovative B.A.L.A. (Building As Learning Aid) to make learning easy and comprehensible for the students.
As the CCE and Examination In-charge, Ms Bhagat conscientiously performed her duties. She also played a pro-active role in promoting the D.E.A.R. (Drop Everything And Read) project to inculcate the habit of reading among the students of the school.
Ms Prabha Bhagat has also been the Head of Department, Mathematics of the Middle and Secondary School. Ms Prabha Bhagat took over as the Headmistress of the Middle School on 1st October 2017.