I feel truly grateful to be part of Balsam Academy, where there's continuous support and effort from every teacher dedicated solely to the betterment of the children. Balsam welcomed me with open arms, embodying a management that values and respects the thoughts and ideas of its teachers.

I love my job at Balsam. We worked as a family, and it brought me joy to witness my students' growth in academics, discipline, and behaviour.

Ms. B. Karthiga, Kindergarten Facilitator (2022-2024)

For the past 7 years, I have been a part of this school, and teaching here has been incredibly fulfilling. The administrative support, professional development opportunities, and resources provided have continuously allowed me to improve my teaching practice and better meet the needs of my students. I am proud to be a part of a school that prioritises both academic excellence and the well-being of its students.

The sense of community at this school is truly remarkable. From the dedicated staff to the involved parents, everyone works together to create a nurturing and inclusive environment where students can thrive. The school's commitment to fostering a holistic approach to education is evident in its emphasis on extracurricular activities, character development, and community service. I am proud to be part of a school that prioritizes not only academic achievement but also the development of well-rounded individuals who will make positive contributions to society. I am very thankful to the management and my dear colleagues.

Ms. A. Usharani, English Facilitator (2017-2024)

Being a Social Science facilitator in Balsam Academy has been an enriching journey for me, thanks to the incredible opportunities and support provided by my school. I've had the privilege of learning and growing continuously, both personally and professionally, within this vibrant educational environment.

One of the most rewarding aspects has been the numerous opportunities to equip and update myself through various avenues such as attending webinars. These platforms have allowed me to stay abreast of the latest developments in the field of social sciences and implement innovative teaching methodologies in my classroom.

Moreover, the school's atmosphere fosters a culture of collaboration and growth, where all staff members, including myself, feel valued and supported. I'm grateful for the approachability and constant assistance of our school heads, which have always been there to lend a helping hand and offer guidance whenever needed.

In summary, I am truly grateful for the supportive and nurturing environment provided by my school, which has enabled me to excel as a social science facilitator and continuously strive for excellence in education.

Ms. S. Lalitha, Social Science Facilitator (2015-2024)

I would like to express my sincere gratitude to the management for providing me with the opportunity to work in such an esteemed institution.

It is with positive emotions that I make this decision, as I have greatly enjoyed my time at Balsam Academy and have grown both professionally and personally during my tenure.

I was welcomed with open arms and given the support and resources necessary to thrive in my role. The leadership team has been exceptional in their guidance and mentorship, and their commitment to creating a positive work culture has made this an exceptional place to work. It is the best learning place for the students as well as the teacher.

My sincere thanks to the management for accepting me to be a part of this family.

Ms. Indrani Mondal, Social Science Facilitator (2023-2024)

Working with Balsam Academy for a year has been an absolute delight. It's been an emotional rollercoaster, but a ride I've thoroughly enjoyed. From day one, I've been able to learn a lot, which has helped me advance both in my career and personal life. One of the main takeaways from this experience is the ability to live a structured and rhythmic existence. Working with various cultural and educational systems has been an enriching opportunity. Everyone at Balsam Academy has been incredibly kind, helpful, and cooperative. I express my heartfelt gratitude to the Balsam team for providing me with this invaluable chance.

Ms. ZH. Zaima Zen, Science Facilitator (2023-2024)

Teaching at Balsam Academy has been nothing short of exhilarating! From the moment I stepped into the classroom, I knew I was in for an adventure. The diverse student body brings a wealth of perspectives, challenging me to adapt and innovate my teaching methods. The school's commitment to holistic education allows me to incorporate experiential learning and real-world connections into my lessons, creating meaningful experiences for my students. Moreover, the support from my colleagues and the administration has been unwavering, fostering a sense of camaraderie that makes every day a joy. Teaching at Balsam Academy has truly reignited my passion for education and reaffirmed my belief in the transformative power of learning. I thank each and everyone from the bottom of my heart.

Mr. D. Suman, English Facilitator (2022-2024)

I'm glad to share my experience throughout my tenure as a staff at Balsam Academy. The culture of continuous development here fostered not only professional growth but personal enrichment. The unwavering commitment to safety ensured a nurturing environment where all felt secure. I cherish how my inputs were not only welcomed but valued, contributing to the vibrant tapestry of ideas. Every interaction, every challenge, was met with respect and collaboration, fueling my journey towards professional excellence. Leaving, I carry not just memories but a profound sense of fulfillment and gratitude for the invaluable experiences that shaped me here.

Ms. S. Shalini, Vice Principal (2020-2024)

I would like to sincerely express my dedicated gratitude to the Balsam family. It's not just a workplace for me; it feels more like a family where I've learned and developed my skills. I would say that if you're someone who seeks to learn new things every day, then Balsam is the ideal place. Both professionally and personally, I've undergone a complete transformation. I wholeheartedly align with Balsam's policies, from avoiding junk food to reducing plastic usage and beyond.

Discipline and life skills are prioritized at Balsam, which has truly inspired me. It's the best environment for all stakeholders involved. Over my 15 years of tenure here, I've had a plethora of learning opportunities and have remained updated with all CBSE updates, instilling confidence in me. Innovation and holistic growth for everyone are the core values of Balsam.

Our team at Balsam is incredibly supportive and understanding, always standing by each other and remaining committed to our work. I find it difficult to put into words the impact Balsam and its activities have had on students and society. Due to personal reasons, I am temporarily stepping away from Balsam. However, the Balsam family will always hold a special place in my heart. Thank you, Balsam, for everything.

Mrs. B. Hemakumari, Principal (Instructional Leader) (2011-2024)

As I say goodbye to my wonderful students and colleagues, I am filled with gratitude for the enriching journey we've shared. Teaching at this school has been a privilege, witnessing the growth and potential of each young mind has been truly fulfilling. The bonds formed and lessons learned will forever resonate within me. I'm proud of the part I've played in helping our students learn and grow. I wanted to express my sincere gratitude for the support and opportunities the management provided me during my time at this school. It has been a privilege to work under Asha madam’s guidance, and I am grateful for the trust she placed in me to educate and nurture our students.

I have truly appreciated the collaborative environment fostered by her leadership, which has allowed me to grow both personally and professionally. The management’s commitment to excellence has inspired me to strive for the best in all aspects of my teaching. Thank you for the opportunity to be part of such a dedicated and passionate team.

Ms. M. Khushrang, English Facilitator (2023-2024)

I express my sincere appreciation for the incredible experiences I have had working at Balsam Academy. As a staff member, I have been consistently impressed with the level of professionalism, dedication, and passion exhibited by the team members.

I was welcomed with open arms and given the support and resources necessary to thrive in my role. The leadership team has been exceptional in their guidance and mentorship, and their commitment to creating a positive work culture has made this an exceptional place to work.

One of the things that sets Balsam Academy apart is the focus on creating a learning environment that is both challenging and supportive. This approach is reflected in every aspect of the organization, from the quality of the curriculum to the resources and facilities provided to students.

It is evident that Balsam Academy invests in providing the best possible learning environment for the students, as well as creating a comfortable and efficient workplace for staff.

Overall, it has been a pleasure to be a part of such a positive and supportive community, and I am proud to be associated with an organization that is committed to providing the highest quality education and support to students.

Ms. R. Kavitha, Primary ICT Teacher (2022 - 2023)

2022 - 23ஆம் கல்வியாண்டில் பால்சம் அகாடமியில் நான் தொடக்கப்பள்ளி தமிழ் ஆசிரியராக பணியில் சேர்ந்தேன். இப்பள்ளி எனது கற்பித்தல் திறனை மேலும் ஊக்குவிக்கும் பொருட்டு பல தொடர் பயிற்சி வகுப்புகள், சக ஆசிரியர்களாலும் பல்வேறு பாடத்துறை தலைவர்களாலும் மேற்கொள்ளப்பட்டு என்னுடைய கற்பித்தல் திறன் உத்திகளை மேலும் மெருகேற்றிய விதம் எனக்கு மிகவும் பிடித்திருந்தது. மேலும் இப்பள்ளியில் பணியாற்றும் அனைத்து ஊழியர்களுக்கும் ஒரே விதமான மரியாதையுடன் அனுகும் விதமும், மாணவர்களிடையே தங்களைக் காட்டிலும் வயதில் மூத்தவர்களுக்கு உரிய மரியாதை கொடுக்க வேண்டும் என்று அறிவவுறுத்தும் விதமும் என்னை மிகவும் ஈர்த்தது. அதுமட்டுமல்லாது ஆசிரியர்களின் நலனில் அக்கறை கொள்ளும் விதமாக மருத்துவ பரிசோதனைகள் நடத்தப்பட்டு உரிய உடற்பயிற்சிகளும் ஆலோசனைகளும் வழங்கப்படுவதும் என்னை மிகவும் கவர்ந்தது என்றே கூறலாம் . எனக்கு கற்றல் கற்பித்தலில் ஐயங்களும் தயக்கங்களும் ஏற்பட்டபோது அதனை உடனே தீர்த்து வைத்து உற்சாகப்படுத்திய என்னுடன் பணியாற்றும் சக ஆசிரியர்களுக்கும் என் தமிழ் துறை தலைவருக்கும் நன்றி சொல்ல இத்தருணத்தில் கடமைப்பட்டுள்ளேன். இத்தகு சீர்மிகு பள்ளியில் நானும் ஒரு உறுப்பினராக பணியாற்றியதை எண்ணி மேலும் பெருமிதமும் மகிழ்ச்சியும் கொள்கிறேன்.

இப்பள்ளியில் என்னையும் ஓர் உறுப்பினராக அனுமதித்த பள்ளி மேலாண்மை குழுவிற்கும் நன்றி.

Ms. E. Selvakumari, Primary Tamil Teacher (2022 – 2023)

I would like to express my sincere gratitude to the management for providing me with a wonderful opportunity to explore myself in various areas. Balsam Academy is one of the best places to explore. Though it was challenging initially, it tuned me up a lot, and those skills are helping me in my everyday life.

I extend my heartfelt✨ thanks to the Core leaders who have been my strength, providing a listening ear and a gentle nudge in the right direction.

Ms. R. Jasintha Rani, Primary Teacher (2019 - 2023)

The sports curriculum in Balsam Academy inspires students to be active, healthy, and strive for excellence. I believe that sports can teach valuable life skills such as teamwork, perseverance, and leadership that can help students in all aspects of their lives.

Balsam Academy supported me to create a fun and energetic learning environment for the students that built a positive atmosphere where students feel motivated and confident to push themselves to their limits.

I feel honored to be a part of this school and the students' journey where I contributed to their efforts to reach to their full potential both on and off the field.

Mr. M. Dharsan, Physical Education Trainer (2018 - 2023)

I would like to express my deepest gratitude to the management at Balsam Academy for providing me with the opportunity to broaden my horizons and explore my capabilities across various domains. Initially equipped with only teaching and teamwork abilities, I have now expanded my skill set to encompass technical, leadership, and administrative proficiencies, which I never thought possible.

I cannot thank my colleagues enough for their unwavering support and guidance throughout my time at Balsam Academy. Their mentorship and collaboration allowed me to grow both personally and professionally, and I am grateful for the friendships I have made along the way.

At Balsam Academy, I was given the freedom to innovate and experiment with new teaching methodologies, which led to greater engagement and success in the classroom. The administration was always supportive of my endeavors and provided me with the resources and guidance necessary to achieve my goals.

In particular, I am grateful for the opportunities I had to take on leadership roles and contribute to the administrative side of the school. These experiences have allowed me to develop new skills and gain a greater understanding of how a school operates as a whole.

Mr. A. Zakir Shariff, Secondary Physics Teacher (2018 - 2023)

At Balsam Academy, seeing my students grow and thrive both academically and personally is the most rewarding part of my job.

Balsam academy envisions that every student has the potential to succeed, and guides teachers to create a safe and supportive learning environment where they can unlock their full potential.

Ms. A. Arul Jansi, Primary English Teacher (2014 - 2023)

I have been a teacher at Balsam Academy for 10 years, and I can honestly say that teaching is not just a job for me; it's a calling. The school has always created the opportunity to inspire and shape the minds of our students.

As a passionate teacher, I believe that every student has the potential to learn and excel in their chosen field and Balsam Academy helped them unlock that potential by creating a positive and engaging learning environment that fosters curiosity, critical thinking, and creativity. It has supported me to tailor my teaching methods to suit their learning style, interests, and strengths.

Teaching was not always easy, but at Balsam, the rewards far outweigh the challenges. Knowing that I have made a positive impact on my students'; lives is what keeps me motivated and passionate about teaching every day.

Ms. J. Nithya Lakshmi, Middle Science Teacher (2013 - 2023)

Balsam Academy believes in making learning more realistic and joyful, yet keeping learners rooted in culture- rich India. The school focuses on building a community of learners who are compassionate, resilient and purposeful members of society to make meaningful contributions towards the development of society with local and global perspectives. I feel, privileged to be a part of this prestigious institution, which strongly believes that the education system needs to be revamped and should prepare the learners to face the challenges of the 21 st century. I experienced, every day in this institution a new opportunity to learn, unlearn, and relearn. It is an honor to be a part of the aspiring team with inspiring teachers who want to make sure an effective way of doing things.

Mrs. M. Arifa Middle School English Facilitator 2020 - 2022

'Learning is a habit and joy of fulfillment at Balsam Academy'. A true school with 360° holistic development is guaranteed for all the stakeholders (Students, Parents and Teachers) of the school. An equal opportunity and exposure are provided for scholastic and co-scholastic aspects of learning. Student empowerment is ensured through an active Student Council Board (SCB). Parents are actively involved in many committees (SMC, PTC, STC) and in all school programs to know the school culture and its teaching-learning philosophy. Balsam Academy is an academic workshop/laboratory for the teacher community to sharpen their pedagogical depth, innovative methodologies, hybrid mode of teaching-learning procedures, structured assessment pattern, personal grooming, and many more.

It's been my pleasure to be one of the key members of Balsam and I thoroughly enjoyed this supportive learning opportunity to excel in my leadership qualities. I feel very proud of myself for being associated with such a supportive institution under the leadership of the Management and Non-Executive Director, and a pool of vibrant individuals (teachers). I have a bagful of ideas and a spirited passion for my classroom to make it more student-centric and holistic.

One who wants to become a true 21st-century facilitator should not miss the opportunity to serve at Balsam Academy. I wish all the Balsamites the very best in their future endeavours.

Mr. H.V. Yatheesha Head of the Department, Social Science 2018 - 2022
"School is a building which has four walls with tomorrow inside". – Lon Watters

It gives me immense pleasure to share my work experience in Balsam Academy.
I got to work as a Middle Math Teacher, and it was one of the best experiences of my life. The twelve months in Balsam, is like twelve years. I have learnt a lot of new things, and today I find myself as a better person.
My first teaching experience in a CBSE school has taught me a lot about what it means to be a teacher and discover myself, as a future educator. I witnessed virtues such as perseverance, sincerity, truthfulness, tolerance and discipline in Balsam. I also learned that I did not have a good sense of time before and now I know how to manage time.
Balsam has transformed me as a competent candidate in the field of educating children. I am looking forward to resuming my journey at Balsam.

Mercy Pradeepa, Middle Math Teacher (2020-2021)

I have grown in number of ways that I never knew I was capable of. Being a part of Balsam family is a special privilege that one ever has experienced. I have always felt supported and cheered from the moment I joined. Balsam is well known for its clean campus. A warm welcome and hospitality awaits for all. Balsam has positive vibes that makes it a beautiful shelter for both students and staff. Every day at Balsam has been a learning experience. I feel sad to leave this place, but I will always cherish the beautiful memories knowing that I can always come back.
My sincere thanks to the management for accepting me to be a part of this family.

Ms. Geetha, Stimulating Learning Environment Officer (2016-2021)

Balsam Academy, the 16 year old School in Ranipet, is one of the popular schools in the District. It is one of the Standard CBSE schools with classes LKG to X.
Balsam has a wonderful campus which is always clean and green. Anybody who enters the Campus will feel the freshness.
I entered Balsam two years back and was taken aback by its infrastructure and ambience. The School has state of the art Campus!
The Managements hundred percent involvement in everything has brought the school to the present state.
The teachers of Balsam are well qualified and trained. The School helps them to update themselves with continuous trainings and workshops.
The school focuses not only on academics but also on beyond academics. Many a students of Balsam have gone up to State and National level in various sports events.
The School is student centric. The students are provided with the best of everything. The opportunities provided to widen their knowledge are countless. The curriculum gives the chid the holistic development.
Each child is made to feel special and has the love and support from the school to be the best he or she can be. I appreciate the School’s efforts to inculcate in the kids a deeper understanding of Indian values.
Hope the school will continue to serve the community and give the very best to build a better Nation.
I wish all the best to the School.

Starlet S Vincent EX- Principal (2018-2020)

Being a Balsam Academy teacher is a privilege that I experienced. The level of care, support, encouragement and trust, the management have in the staff community is august.
It is an organization where the school leaders support the educators, guide and equip them to change the lives of student community. I feel honoured to work with such dedicated professionals.
The Vision and Mission of Balsam Academy stands out as an exemplary for others. We were organized and united towards the goal to ensure that our students get the best quality education.
Although, I am a computer instructor, the reassurance shown by the management armed me to handle different subjects and developed my skills in wider areas.
"The mediocre teacher TELLS. The good teacher EXPLAINS. The superior teacher DEMONSTRATES. The great teacher INSPIRES…" William Arthur Ward
I feel like Balsam made me deeply understand this quote. I was fearful at my first year of service and became an inspiring math teacher with the continued support of my students, colleagues and management because I sensed that there is a family to fall back on and learn from.
I wish the team continued progress.

S. Rabeccal Primary Math Teacher (2018 - 2020)

The level of care and trust that the management has on us is so special. The workplace is astounding and there are always people willing to support me, in anything I do. We work as a family.

G.Pavithra (Level Monitor – Kindergarten, 2019-20)

As a teacher at Balsam, I believe that every year is loaded with a lot of new things for me to learn. In implementing the new changes, I have become confident. It is pleasure to work for children and help them develop their skills in a stimulating learning environment

A.Kasthuri Bai (Level Monitor – Lower Primary, 2019-20)

It’s a privilege to be associated with Balsam. A perfect atmosphere to learn, which I have been admiring from the day I stepped in. Balsam enriches the knowledge of teachers through a series of in- house trainings to raise the benchmark of teaching and learning.

D.Jayashree (Level Monitor– Upper Primary, 2019-20)

I am glad that Team Balsam ensures to provide a range of opportunities for the academic and personal development of every child. The management has a strong positive influence on teachers and their work. It increases their job satisfaction and to some extent it significantly increases their personal development. The greater the emphasis on specific aspects of teacher appraisal and feedback, the greater the change in teachers’ efforts to improve their strategies.

B.Prabakaran (Level Monitor – Middle & Secondary, 2019-20)

If I had penned something which embraced my heart, it is this finest expression of my experience with this prestigious and inspiring institution. My passionate association spans nine years with enriching and learning and holistic approach. It was not about doing different things but doing things differently and it propels the spirits of every children studying here. The steering management, caring faculty and the supportive parent community continuously simulate my aspirations in enhancing the quality of education in this part of our country. I take pride in being a part of this team coupled with a pool of talented students. I wish to thank and also be grateful to the management for providing me this wonderful opportunity to serve this great institution.

Mrs. Chithra Madhavan Former Principal, 2018

Balsam Academy is the name that reverberates in the minds of people who are desirous of pursuing teaching as a profession. Having stepped into this prestigious institution nearly seven years ago, each moment has been an exciting experience. Here, we are encouraged to adopt new teaching styles and skills to cater to the needs of different categories of students. The environment at Balsam induces us to keep learning and growing, and to create opportunity in every finding.

P.Bharathi – Facilitator (Secondary level)

Balsam Academy is a temple of knowledge, scattering the rays of hope and confidence to build a strong and magnificent future generation with maximal potential. It renders a caring community. It fosters best practices among children and nurtures the paramount qualities in them. I feel elated to be a part of this reputed institution.

K.R.KaveriPriya – Facilitator (Middle level)

This is the place where I rediscovered me as a learner for life. I could not ask for a better school to tach. I have enjoyed teaching students as well as learning from them. I believe every day is a new opportunity to learn and my main goal is to prepare my students to be successful in the rest of their school years and to be life-long learners.

P.Saritha – Facilitator (Primary)

This is the most fabulous, well-organized and well-managed school. The staff are friendly, approachable and have always been willing to discuss the concerns. I feel very comfortable working here. I learnt to handle the situations and to communicate with parents. I thank the managementfor considering me to be a part of the team.

T.K Meenakshi – Facilitator (Primary)

My experience in Balsam is a process of learning, acquiring knowledge and strengthening personal values. Handling students with diverse need make this profession more challenging and interesting. It’s a good platform for the people willing to learn. It’s a safe and secured environment for both the students and teachers alike.

S.Kalpana – Facilitator (Primary)

Teaching in Balsam is a continued learning process. Teachers are given liberty to implement ideas and teach in an innovative way. We are provided opportunities to learn new things, as we exhibit our talents and ideas. Everyone in Balsam is given equal rights with responsibilities. Yet, the core responsibility of Balsam is centered on wellness and growth of the children. The Correspondent and the Director are easily approachable. They welcome our suggestions and consider it in school planning. This displays team work - the big key to success.

Nalini Shoba – Facilitator (Kindergarten)

It is always challenging for anyone to choose a right career. I chose teaching as I believed it to be the simplest job. The experience as a teacher in Balsam gave the insight that this profession needs. It drives to develop as a multi-talented personality and serve its purpose. The techno savvy classrooms and the resources are due efforts for an effective teaching. It has always been refreshing to work with the inquisitive young minds. It is a wonderful experience working with the highly supportive management and colleagues. I feel gratified with the growing prospects of our school. Thanks for the experience that I gain here.

M.Jayasree - Librarian

It gives me a great pleasure to register my testimonial on record. First, I would like to thank the school governors for giving mean opportunity to work here, forhaving faith in my capabilities. extending care to the future generation. They have transformed me and guided me to be punctual always and be cordial towards others.I believe that Balsam Academy is one of the best places for people like me to work.

The school environment surrounded by greenery, elegant infrastructure, colourful classrooms and clean floors gives me a great sense of pleasure and pride as we stay committed to the success of every child.

U.Kishore Kumar - Transport Manager