M Varalakshmi is the principal of Jubilee Hills Public School, Hyderabad. An academician with 33 years, she strongly believes in positive attitude, professionalism, pragmatic approach and commitment. She has been a national badminton player and loves reading books, music and traveling. She has been awarded with the National Award for Best Teacher 2015, along with many other awards which include best teacher award from CSIR Hyderabad in 2016. She has been selected as one of the 11 principals in India for a sponsored visit to Japan to attend Educational Conclave in Asia Pacific University in July 2015. She has been an active philanthropist as well, and as a part of the social responsibility, she had adopted a government school in Gopularam, Shankarpally Mandal, R.R. Dist and distributed School kits.