English Department

At Harvest we truly believe that education does not end at the classroom doors, we take it beyond classrooms.

Ms Timsy Thomas

HOD English

Timsy Thomas is the HOD of English, she has a Masters in English Language and Literature (M.A) and also a Masters in Personnel Management (Human Resource) from Pune University. She is a trained teacher with a B.Ed. from Bangalore University and is also an IGCSE/AS-A Level (Advanced English) certified teacher from the University of Cambridge. She has more than 16 years of experience teaching IGCSE/AS-A Levels, ICSE and CBSE. She also has more than eight years of experience as a CBSE examiner for grades 10 and 12 and is currently pursuing a course in guidance and counselling from ICTRC. She has handled various roles as a High School and Jr. College Teacher, Student Activity Coordinator and Cambridge International Exam Coordinator. She is dedicated to creating a classroom atmosphere that is motivating and encouraging and to unleash student creativity to make them thriving learners.

Ms Sushmita Hajari

Middle School Teacher


Ms Sushmita did her MA, B.Ed in English from Calcutta University, is a creative thinker with a bent towards learning and exploring new strategies in the process of learning. Being a highly enthusiastic teaching professional, she is always eager to provide a joyful learning environment for her students. Her passion and commitment to social and academic growth and development of every individual child has made her journey of 10 years exciting and fruitful. In Harvest International she has proven abilities in problem solving, standard practice and motivation of individual for almost 5 years. In the present academic session she has actively played the role of Senior House Mistress of Ignis house. She is looking forward to explore new horizons in the field of education.

Ms Rajeshwari.R

Middle/High School Teacher


Rajeshwari is a Ph.D scholar who is a student friendly teacher who works with assessing students’ abilities and planning instruction in English. She loves creating a favourable learning environment, motivates students to learn English, make students clear on the concepts of grammar, and assists them in writing essays and stories. Conducts regular group discussion and debates and ensures every student contributes his or her thoughts and maintains constant watch on students’ progress and evaluates their knowledge through periodic assessments.Overall, she enjoys teaching and has been in this profession for the past 11 years.

Ms Chitralekha Parhi

Ms. Chitralekha has 12 years of teaching experience. She has done Bachelor in Arts, English (Hons) & B.Ed. She had been awarded with “Pravakar Mohanty Memorial” award for achieving highest score in Degree exam. She is a fun loving, patient and caring person who takes pleasure in the company of kids and ensure their personal & learning needs are catered. She has been working with Harvest from 2014.

Ms Sunitha K

Primary School Teacher


Sunitha has a PG Diploma in Business Administration from Bangalore University and B.Ed from IGNOU with over 14 years of facilitating learning experiences for young minds both in ICSE and CBSE schools. Prior to teaching, Sunitha has worked in the Corporate for around 9 years. Since 2016, she has been with Harvest and is involved in motivating and providing learning experiences for the middle school students.  During the year 2020-2021, she has actively participated in various CBSE webinars and certified online trainings.  She ensures to create positive mind-set in her students and employs active learning techniques during the online classes for the middle school students.

Ms. Karen Althea Corneille

Middle School Teacher 


Ms Valli Anand 

Primary School Teacher

Ms. Valli holds a Masters degree in Public Administration (M.A) from Madras University. She is a trained teacher with B.Ed from Kurukshetra University. She has 7 plus years of teaching  experience( English) in IGCSE , PYP and CBSE. She has attended Category-1  – IB Workshop ( Making PYP happen).
She holds a diploma in Primary teacher training( NPTT). She has been working in Harvest International School for the past two years. She is an enthusiastic , active educator. She likes to modify the teaching methodology according to the needs and the interest of the children.