Jamnabai Narsee School
MottoSanskrit: विद्या परमं बलम्
(Knowledge is Strength Supreme)
Sister schoolJamnabai Narsee International School[1]
Area trusteeNarsee Monjee Educational Trust
PrincipalKalpana R. Patange (JNS)
Jasmine Madhani (JNIS)
GradesNursery school – 12th Standard
Number of students4800

Jamnabai Narsee School is a private school in Juhu, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India. It was founded on 17 January 1971 and is managed by the Narsee Monjee Education Trust.[2] The school building is unusual and unique in architecture with three clusters of hexagonal classrooms, each with a central foyer. The school is attended by children mostly from the posh Juhu neighbourhood, and its alumni include several famous dignitaries, celebrities and their children.


Jamnabai Narsee School was founded on 17 January 1971. It was established and managed by the Narsee Monjee Educational Trust. It is a co-educational, English medium school.

This school is an 'Unaided Linguistic-Minority Institution', affiliated to the Council for the Indian School Certificate Examinations, Cambridge Assessment International Education, and the International Baccalaureate,[3] preparing students for the Indian Certificate of Secondary Education (ICSE) or the International General Certificate of Secondary Education (IGCSE) examinations at the end of the 10th grade and the International Baccalaureate Diploma (IBDP) at the end of the 12th grade.


The motto of the school is “Vidya Param Balama” which means “Knowledge is Strength Supreme”. The guiding principle of the school is “Let learning be a joy and teaching be a pleasure”.


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Notable alumni


  1. ^ https://jnis.ac.in/
  2. ^ "HT Top Schools (West): 4. JAMNABAI NARSEE SCHOOL". Hindustan Times. Archived from the original on 3 July 2019. Retrieved 4 July 2019.
  3. ^ "Jamnabai International Narsee School". IB World Schools. IBO. Archived from the original on 10 October 2007. Retrieved 22 November 2007.
  4. ^ "Alia Bhatt goes back to her school, Jamnabai Narsee for a sports meet". Mid Day. Archived from the original on 23 February 2019. Retrieved 22 February 2019.
  5. ^ "Personal Agenda: Abhay Deol, Actor". 7 September 2012. Archived from the original on 16 April 2022. Retrieved 27 May 2020.
  6. ^ "Happy Birthday, Shraddha Kapoor. Lights, Camera, Action@32". NDTV Movies. NDTV. Archived from the original on 5 March 2019. Retrieved 4 July 2019.

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