Investing in Leadership, Celebrating Culture – Virtuoso 2023

  • 4 September 2023

The walls and halls of Oakridge International School, Bengaluru were abuzz with excitement as students, teachers, parents, and staff gathered to witness a spectacular display of talent and the Investiture Ceremony on Friday, 1st September. The event, aptly named “VIRTUOSO,” showcased the diverse creativity of our IB learners, while also marking the Investiture of the new student council members who will lead the school in the coming year.

VIRTUOSO was a testament to the artistic and intellectual prowess of our students. The day kicked off with a vibrant cultural extravaganza that included mesmerizing dance performances, melodious musical renditions and a thought-provoking theatrical act. The stage came alive with the passion and dedication of our young performers, leaving the audience spellbound.

This captivating trail of cultural performances was beautifully balanced with the Solemn Investiture Ceremony, where the new Student Council members were officially sworn in. The Investiture ceremony began with a procession of the incoming leaders, each wearing their badges of responsibility with pride and determination. The school principal, Ms. Pallavi Mishra delivered an inspiring speech highlighting the importance of leadership, responsibility, and service to the school community.

The Chief guest of the event was none other than Mr. Tuhin the charismatic RJ from 93.5 FM Bengaluru. With his impeccable timing, resonant baritone voice, and unparalleled mimicry skills, he effortlessly captured the hearts of the audience. His presence was like a breath of fresh air, infusing the event with an infectious enthusiasm that resonated throughout the event. He inspired our students to pursue their passions with zeal and dedication, proving that talent and hard work can lead to success in any field.

The event wouldn’t have been possible without the unwavering support of parents who cheered for their children and celebrated their accomplishments. Their presence added to the sense of community and encouragement that Oakridge is known for.

VIRTUOSO at Oakridge International School, Bengaluru was a celebration of the best talents, student leaders affirming the pride for our school. It was a reminder that our students are not just academically capable but also artistically and culturally rich. The Investiture Ceremony instilled a sense of responsibility and purpose in the newly appointed student council members, who are now poised to lead Oakridge with integrity and vision in the coming year.