Dubai, January 10, 2011: The JSS Group today announced expanding its presence in Dubai
and said it is all set to open its second school campus in Al Safa to cater to the increasing
demands of the 2011 academic year.
The Group debuted into the Dubai’s education sector in 2009 with the opening of its flagship
property, JSS International School in Al Barsha. The second campus comes after the successful
first venture which has won tremendous appreciation for the Group’s holistic strategy to
In a statement, Mr. Guruswami Kalloor, General Manager, JSS, said: “A study done by us
brought out the fact that there is a need for high quality CBSE School in the Safa area of Dubai.
Residents living in and around this area have to travel long distance for quality education and
we decided to fill that vacuum.”
JSS Private School (JSSPS) is run by the internationally renowned JSS Mahavidyapeetha (JSS
MVP), a socio-cultural Institution (Trust) that has dedicated itself to the development of culture,
literature and education for the prosperity of society in general and serves as a tool for social
“In a span of around six decades it has grown into a social force that transcends boundaries
and cultures and has taken the lead in spreading literacy. JSS MVP has firmly established itself
as a quality academic provider by successfully running more than 320 educational institutions
ranging from day care centers to professional colleges offering post-doctoral programmes and
has tie-ups with various leading universities,” said Mr. Guruswami.
He said that first Dubai venture of JSS MVP, JSS International School, has become the first
choice for parents who are looking to educate their children in the ICSE stream in just two
“The new campus at Safa will also provide excellent academic guidance as well as skills to
make each student socially responsible citizens, similar to the JSS International School’s
mandate. JSS will employ a holistic approach to education to empower individuals to become
a caring, competent and responsible citizen who values education as a lifelong process. This
promotes the student’s intellectual, physical, moral and social development; realizing each
student’s potential,” Mr. Guruswami said.
Spread over a vast area, the school has state-of-the-art facilities that include well equipped
laboratories, library, ample play areas including football grounds, tennis courts, swimming pool,
etc. A dedicated team of experienced teachers are already in place to lead the students in the
right direction,” he added.
About JSS Mahavidyapeetha
A Foundation of Abiding Values
The JSS MVP is a socio-cultural institution (Trust) that has dedicated itself to the development of culture,
literature and education for the prosperity of the humanity. It has pioneered the concept of Education as
a tool for social change. Education for All is the central teaching of this trust. From humble beginnings
(about six decades ago), it has grown into a social force that transcends boundaries and cultures. It has
taken a lead in spreading literacy, providing health care, rural development and strengthening culture. It
works towards the economic upliftment of the society.
The trust has established more than 300 institutions that are spread across India and also as overseas
centers in USA, Mauritius & Dubai, in the field of school and collegiate education, Medical and Para
Medical Science, Engineering, Pharmacy, Law, Management Education, Sahana Schools for mentally
and physically disabled children, School for the Blind and the Institute of Speech & Hearing, Vocational
Training Centres for youth and Professional Training Institutions.
JSSMVP runs 122 state board, 12 CBSE and one IGCSE schools. The standard of education is
consistently above average, resulting in academic excellence with cent percent results in All India
Secondary School Examination. These institutions also provide abundant opportunities in the field of
sports and cultural activities supported with good infrastructure. Our alumni are spread all over the world,
working in various fields as successful contributors to the society.