PREPARING MINDS FOR A CHANGING WORLD
The Narsee Monjee Educational Trust established in the year 1970 in the city of Mumbai with the sole credo of "Illuminating all with the Lamp of Knowledge" is a befitting testimony to the memory of Shri Narsee Monjee - a staunch nationalist and a courageous entrepreneur whose name today is synonymous with quality education in the metropolis of Mumbai. A self taught man, Shri Narsee Monjee believed that imparting experiential knowledge alone will bring about the maximum welfare of the maximum number of people. With his native intelligence, he advocated individual economic freedom through education alone. Shri Narsee Monjee has been described as the 'Spiritual Founder' of Jamnabai Narsee School that is situated in the North Western suburbs of Mumbai.
The motto of the Narsee Monjee Educational Trust translates, 'Illuminate All With Knowledge'. Founded in 1971, The Jamnabai Narsee School in Mumbai has developed into an institution of academic and co-curricular excellence, spearheading best practices in education for the present and future needs of the knowledge era.After four and a half decades, Jamnabai Narsee International School was founded in 2015, providing an international curricula from Grades 1 to 12 along with the existing IGCSE curriculum and IB Diploma Program. These educational and ecological initiatives provide opportunities to develop international mindedness which lies at the heart of Intercultural understanding.
The overarching aim of the school in to help every child to grow to one's full potential and develop a well – rounded personality. In our endeavour to achieve this, the school provides a state-of-the-art infrastructure spread over 200,000 square feet, encourages excellence in the fields of Sports, Art & Culture promotes international understanding and addresses concerns for the community and the environment. The Schools Mission is to achieve excellence in all areas, fostering knowledge and appreciation of India's cultural heritage while embracing global diversities in order to attain the highest possible standards.
Jamnabai Narsee International School is a candidate school for the Primary Years Programme and Middle Years Programme. The IB World schools share a common philosophy - a commitment to high quality, challenging, international education that JNIS believes is important for our students.