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OAKRIDGE STUDENTS LAUNCH ‘GIVE WAY TO AMBULANCE INITIATIVE’ ACROSS MULTIPLE CITIES

OAKRIDGE STUDENTS LAUNCH ‘GIVE WAY TO AMBULANCE INITIATIVE’ ACROSS MULTIPLE CITIES

March 6, 2019

I was rushing my uncle to the hospital and got stuck in the traffic midway. The traffic congestion was caused by two motorists verbally fighting over whose fault it was and didn’t clear the way even though they heard the ambulance’s siren. Thankfully, some people volunteered and tried clearing the traffic and we made it […]

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Indian Hockey Champion Sandeep Singh Inspires Students of Oakridge International School, Mohali

Indian Hockey Champion Sandeep Singh Inspires Students of Oakridge International School, Mohali

March 6, 2019

Be punctual. Be disciplined. Be sincere. Be a hard worker. Be positive. Be fearless. And, respect everything that life tosses at you. These are the key lessons Indian Hockey Player, Sandeep Singh learnt from his life experiences. “Nothing can break you if you have these lessons with you,” said Sandeep Singh a.k.a. Flicker Singh, the renowned Indian professional […]

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Three things that top universities look for in students

Three things that top universities look for in students

February 14, 2019

Oakridger Megha Mehrotra, now studying at NALSAR University of Law Vice-president Student Council, Clarinet Player, Avid Debater, Academic Topper, and MUN Delegate. This is Megha Mehrotra. Now enrolled at NALSAR University of Law, she is a testimony to what top universities prefer. At Oakridge, one of the best CBSE schools in Hyderabad students is a lot […]

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Young coders come together to solve real-world problems

Young coders come together to solve real-world problems

February 11, 2019

A group of students from Oakridge International School created a game called Guardians of the Ocean. The premise of the game was to spread the message that we must take care of our oceans. Their idea won the 1st prize in the junior category of the Codefest 2019 – Bangalore’s first overnight school coding event. […]

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Nikhil Jain: It takes more than just good grades to get into Top World Universities

Nikhil Jain: It takes more than just good grades to get into Top World Universities

February 7, 2019

Is getting great grades in school good enough to make it to the Top-World Universities? Well, with an ever-changing world, what students do beyond the classroom is as important as what they do in the classroom. Because the top-world universities hunt for talents who are not only academically sound but also possess multifaceted skills & […]

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Oakridgers clinche top spots at a National Coding Event in Bangalore – Codefest 2019

Oakridgers clinche top spots at a National Coding Event in Bangalore – Codefest 2019

January 28, 2019

It almost feels like a tradition for Oakridge Einstein students to be present at every competition, be it sports, academics or a tech festival in our country. Their passion for learning new skills and new experiences leads them to every next event with fresh ideas. On January 19 and 20, two teams from Oakridge Einstein, […]

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The brilliant business idea by two school students is catching eyeballs of industry leaders

The brilliant business idea by two school students is catching eyeballs of industry leaders

January 28, 2019

Times of India carries the story of Oakridgers Maanav & Vinay who developed the next digital revolution that will shape the future. Their business idea called “Skill-Sync” was shortlisted as the Best Idea at the grand finale of the Schoolpreneurship Summit 2018. “This idea has immense market potential as there are over 51 million small […]

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Oakridge students in winning team of TiE Young Entrepreneurs TYE Innovation Challenge 2018-19

Oakridge students in winning team of TiE Young Entrepreneurs TYE Innovation Challenge 2018-19

January 24, 2019

Hyderabad student team Carbonation has won the 8th edition of TiE Young Entrepreneurs TYE 2018-19 for their business idea Charcoholism (an innovative solution that tackles the ill-effects of alcohol consumption) is counteracting the effects of alcohol through the intake of activated charcoal-based snacks. Team Carbonation comprised 5 students wherein two were from Oakridge International School […]

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Oakridge International School Students’ Creation to Help Tackle Space Issues in Urban Homes

Oakridge International School Students’ Creation to Help Tackle Space Issues in Urban Homes

January 21, 2019

Business Standard carries the story of Oakridgers Renee and Tanmay of Grade 4 who created an industrial design model, titled BED-SI that can be used as a bed, sofa, and table and can also be easily stowed away overhead, thereby offering an affordable and space saving solution for small space homes in urban cities. Click […]

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Skill Sync, A Bridge Between Students And Companies

Skill Sync, A Bridge Between Students And Companies

January 18, 2019

Eenadu features the story of Oakridgers Maanav Khaitan & Vinay Kanigicherla whose business idea called “Skill-Sync” was shortlisted as the Best Idea at the grand finale of the Schoolpreneurship Summit, where over 35 selected finalists from across the country took part from over 700 ideas that were submitted. “Skill-Sync” is an online platform to connect […]

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