Founders

The ‘all-round development of children' is the essence of the philosophy of Mr.Y.K.Gurwara, the founder of Sherwood Public School, Secunderabad; Sherwood Akshar, Secunderabad and Heritage Valley - The Indian School, Shadnagar.

A true educationist, he has worked in some of the most renowned Public Schools across India St. Paul’s School, Darjeeling; Sherwood College, Nainital; Daly College, Indore.

His commitment with children extends way beyond his subject of Mathematics. Mr. Yogendra K Gurwara is an excellent badminton player, a keen musician and an impeccable manager. 

'Instilling in the young mind a feeling of patriotism' is the essence of philosophy of Mrs. Jyoti Gurwara, the founder of Sherwood Public School, Secunderabad; Sherwood Akshar, Secunderabad and Heritage Valley - The Indian School, Shadnagar. 

She is a multifaceted personality dedicated to the cause of education. A perfectionist to the core, she started her career as a Librarian and along with her husband Mr. Gurwara, she has also worked in some of the reputed Public Schools in India. 

Apart from being a melodious singer she has a strong NCC background. She represented Andhra Pradesh at the Republic Day Parade at New Delhi on 26th January, 1968.

She is also associated actively in various social service programmes organised by the Rotary Club of Secunderabad Cantonment, Secunderabad.