Oakridger Ritika Rao, the youngest in the world to achieve FCE
Oakridger Ritika Rao, the youngest in the world to have her First Certificate in English (FCE). She cleared her Cambridge First Certificate in English with the highest honours of pass at Grade A showing exceptional abilities in reading, writing, use of English, listening and speaking.
By this achievement, Ritika demonstrated ability at Council of Europe level C1 which is equivalent to NQF Level 2 and also certificate in Advanced English of Cambridge University.
Oakridge wishes you all the very best for your future endeavors!!!
Pranav Ikkurity’s success at All India Tennis Tournament
"Success means having the courage, the determination, and the will to become the person you believe you were meant to be"
Oakridger Pranav Ikkurity participated and secured 2nd position in the National level Vasishta Open Tennis Tournament, Hyderabad which was organized by the AITA (All India Tennis Association).
Oakridgers to be part of the Honolulu Student Global Leadership Program
Oakridgers, Nikhil Jain, Payal Nagpal and Nitya Raju are being selected to be a part of the Student Global Leadership Program, which is going to take place at Punahou in Honolulu, USA.
The trio represents India for this prestigious two week program, with student participation from countries - China, Denmark, England, Jordan, Japan, Korea and the United States.
Inspiring wishes to these Oakridgers for the best of learning opportunity!
Oakridgers at the Game Jam Titans 2014
5 students of Oakridge Einstein Campus Lokesh Duvvuru, Vineetha Pachava, Spoorthi T, Nitesh Sai, Harshal K was chosen by the Jury of Game Jam Titans 2014, Hyderabad. The Game designed by them using a software called Unity was among the top 5 games.
14 schools across Hyderabad participated in this event which was organized by Mindbox, in association with NASSCOM.
Oakridge wish them enormous success and learning in their upcoming projects.
Oakridge Girls made it to the U-16 District Cricket Team
Talented Cricketing champs from Oakridge- Richa, Karuna and Saryu has successfully made into the U-16 Visakhapatnam District Girls Cricket Team.
As the girls will be soon debuting the District matches, Oakridge wishes them immense success and learning in their endeavors.
Stunning performance by Vaishnavi at the All India Sub Juniors Ranking Badminton U-13
Oakridger J. Vaishnavi Reddy once again proved that she is one of the best players by winning the All India Sub Juniors Ranking Badminton Championship Under-13, singles and doubles held in Bhagalpur, Bihar from 7 July to 13 July.
Her recent elation in the RangaReddy District Badminton Championship was another example of her dedication and hard work towards badminton.
Table Tennis champ Harsh Lohoti proves again
Oakridger Harsh Lohoti won the state ranking table tennis tournament held at ST, PAUL'S table tennis academies. Harsh defeated Shehit of Bharathi Vidhya Bhavan school by 12-10,11-9,11-9,12-10.
With his wonderful performance, he had made the school and his parents proud.
Oakridgers to take part in the Boston Young Entrepreneurship Challenge
Oakridgers - Ananya. P, Sanjana Reddy, Nribhay Sindhi, Sherya Reddy, Pravallika Reddy, Rachna Vunka, Eshika Agarwal, Vishal Bommenna, Ujjwal Bansal and Harsha Chitturi will be participating in the Boston University’s Young Entrepreneurship Challenge, from 6th July to 12th July at Boston.
The team also attends the 3-day workshop on College Preparation Program, conducted by the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Tufts University and North-eastern University from 13th July to 15th July 2014.
Oakridge wish them enormous success and learning in their upcoming workshops.
Oakridger Trio sail towards TyE glory
A team of 3 Oakridgers -Dost Alladin,Pranathi Dandu,Jaswant Tumala has been selected for the 8-member team from India which shall be competing with 26 teams from different countries at TyE Global Competition 2014, to be held at Vancouver, Canada.
Initially, A group of 30 students from various schools had joined the TyE young entrepreneurs training program in the month of October 2013, wherein they went through an intensive 16 week training program.
A competition was held at International School of Business, Hyd, The first two winning teams were given the opportunity to plan and work on a new business idea to be represented at Vancouver 2014.
Here is the link for the TyE website : http://tye-boston.org/
Hope we achieve success and make your school flag fly high at Vancouver!
Oakridger Vaishnavi accelerates to the National level Badminton Championship
Oakridger Jakka Vaishnavi Reddy has represented the school at the RangaReddy District Badminton Championship from 27th to 29th May at PJR Stadium, Chandanagar and has emerged as a true winner.
She was the winner of Under-13 Doubles, Under-15 Singles, Under-15 Doubles, Under-17, 19 Doubles and was also the 1st Runner up in the Under-13 Singles Badminton Championship and will be soon contesting in the National Level Badminton Championship.
Oakridge Wishes her immense Success and Learning in her Upcoming Matches.
Oakridge Ayush Rudraraju is Ranked No. 39 in ISSF World Ratings
Oakridger Ayush Rudraraju of Grade VIII CIE has achieved a World Ranking of no. 39 and an Indian team Rank of No. 2, in 1st International Shooting Sports Federation (ISSF) Junior Cup in SUHL, Germany.
He is the youngest Athlete ever to compete in the history of the ISSF Junior Competition, thus making his parents and the school proud!
He is selected to represent India at the 6th International Junior Shotgun Cup from 21st to 27th July 2014 at Orimattila, Finland.
Oakridgers at TyE Global Competition 2014
Oakridgers - Dost Alladin, Pranathi Dandu, Jaswant Tumala has been selected for the 8-member team from India which shall be competing with 26 teams from different countries at TyE Global Competition 2014, to be held at Vancouver, Canada.
Oakridgers Achieve the Best University Placements in the USA!!
Oakridge’s students are role models of excellence with their inspiring hard work, admirable commitment, and scholastic excellence.
The following exceptionally talented students have made us proud with their outstanding placements in prestigious U.S. Universities:
Sanjana Nidugondi — John Hopkins University
Trisha Jain — Brown University
Vedasri Ketha — University of California, Berkeley
Jyothi V — Wharton School of Business (University of Pennsylvania)
Siddhanth Mohanty — Carnegie Mellon University
Oakridgers are Toppers at NCO and NSO!!
National Cyber Olympiad (NCO) Toppers — Junior School
Grade 4: Asrith R B (Gold), Pradyot J (Silver), and Riya P (Bronze)
Grade 5: Sanjay, Ryan (Silver) and Vicram C (Bronze)
Grade 6: Aneesh K (Gold), Vinai (Silver) and Prateek (Bronze)
National Science Olympiad (NSO) Toppers — Junior School
Grade 4: Ayush Bhat, Siddharth (Gold), Asrith R B (Silver) and Riya P (Bronze)
Grade 5: Sanjay (Gold), Ronak (Silver), and Kabeer (Bronze)
Grade 6: Aneesh K (Gold), Vishal (Silver), and Pranav (Bronze)
Oakridge Genius is a Regional Winner of Shell Junior National Science Scholarship 2013
Oakridge is very proud to announce that Rishi Kayathi of IGCSE Grade X has been selected as one of the three regional finalists from Hyderabad in the prestigious Shell Junior National Science Scholarship Examination 2013 held in partnership with the British Council and the National Council of Science Museums (NCSM). On January 16, 2014, Rishi received a cash prize of Rs. 50,000 at an Award Ceremony in Delhi.
Rohit Reddy Wins an Exclusive Award from Purdue University
Oakridge celebrates the milestone accomplishment of Rohit Reddy, an IB student of class of 2013, who is the proud recipient of ‘Balanced Man Scholarship Award Fall 2013’ bestowed on him by the acclaimed Purdue University. This rare honour is awarded to only one male freshman engineering student who epitomizes an extraordinary blend of academic excellence and admirable attribute of balance in personality.
Rohit credits this exceptional triumph to Oakridge for offering him great learning experience, visionary guidance, continuous encouragement, and strategic academic advice.
Oakridge Newton Boys Are the 1st BFI-IMG Reliance School Basketball Champions!!
Oakridge International School Newton campus ruled the basketball court and scored a comfortable 54–25 win over Gitanjali School to lift the trophy of 2013-14 BFI-IMG Reliance School Basketball U-19 Boys Tournament held at YMCA Secunderabad. Karthik from Oakridge was adjudged the Best Player of the Tournament.
Oakridger’s Unsurpassed Supremacy at AP Aquatic Swimming Meet
Oakridge International School Newton Campus student Ahalya Rajagopalan of Grade X CBSE gave a phenomenal performance in the Andhra Pradesh Aquatic Swimming Meet held at Vijayawada. Ahalya won three Gold Medals in 100 mts Breaststroke, 4x100 mts Freestyle Relay and 4x100 mts Medley Relay. She also achieved a Silver Medal in 50 mts Breaststroke.
Sandeep Ravi of Class XI A is participating in the National League Roller Hockey competition, 2013 to be held at Kurukshetra, Haryana.
Mohnish Aroraof Class X has been selected for the Soccer District team for “National School Game” 2012-13 to be held at Nandyala, Kurnool district in Under 17 category.
- Srikar Vamsi of Class XII has been selected for State level Cross-Country 5-km run in Under 16 category at Karimnagar.
- Amith M of Class VII, A Rituraj of Class VI A, and Ayush Saxena of Class VIII A, have been selected for Inter District Cross-Country for Under 14, 3-km run at Srikakulam.
- Mourya of Class XII has been selected for Under 16 State Cricket Team.
- Nake Aparanji of Class VIII CIE has been selected in Under 14 North Zone Cricket Team and Under 17 District Cricket, School Games Federation.
- Srikar Vamsi of Class XII has been selected for Under 16, North Zone Cricket Team.
- Bharath Reddy of Class IX Bhas been selected for Under 17 District Cricket organized by School Games Federation.
- Pavan Srinivas of Class VIII has been selected for Under 17 District Cricket organized by School Games Federation.
- Pavan Aniketh of Class VIII has been selected for Under 14 District Cricket Tournament at Vizianagaram.
- Joseph of Class VIII has been selected for Under 14 District Cricket Tournament at Vizianagaram.
The following students represented the school at the CBSE Cluster South Zone swimming competition held at Peevees Public School Nilambur, Malappuram Dist., Kerala from 9-9-13 to 11-9-13.
- 1. Deekshitha Singhi – VI
- 2. V Thimma Raju– VI
- 3. Vinay Sivan– IX
- 4. Shlok Rijal– IX
- 5. Rituraj Brahma– VI
|S.no||Name of the student||Class||Belt received|
|06||P.bharat chandra reddy||IV||Yellow|
Divya Agarwal of Class XI A participated in the Horlicks Wiz Kids — Asia's biggest school competition held on 25 July 2013 at Kalavani Port Stadium and won a Gold Medal in English Essay Writing Competition on the Topic "Robots – Future Slaves or Dictators."
Mala Sri of Grade VII CIE has been selected for second level ASSET Exam at Hyderabad.
Vamsi of Grade XII recently participated in the State level 3-km cross-country race held at Karimnagar. Out of 100 participants and battling the arduous natural terrain, Vamsi successfully overcame the competition and achieved an extraordinary 40th Rank in the race — a magnificent achievement for Oakridge.
Harsh Lahoti is a sterling example for balancing sports and academics. He has successfully completed SA1 Exams and will lead as AP State Captain for National Ranking Table Tennis Championships 2013 (North Zone) from December 13th -18th, 2013 in Delhi.
Harsh’s itinerary is impressive with major Championships slated for December and January. Harsh is competing at the 75th Cadet & Sub‐Junior National & Inter‐State Table Tennis Championships 2013 from December 24th-29th, 2013 in Ajmer. He will be seen in action again in the 75th Junior & Youth National & Inter-State Table Tennis Championships 2013 from January 15th-20th, 2014 in Guwahati, Assam.
Ayush Rudraraju of Rifle Association of Andhra Pradesh won two Gold medals in the Skeet Men Junior and Skeet Men Senior Category with a score of 22+21 (43/50) at the just concluded 23rd All India G V Mavlankar Shooting Championship in Shotgun events. The Shooting Championship was conducted by New Moti Bagh Gun Club under the patronage of the National Rifle Association of India from 6th to 13th November 2013 at NMBGC Shooting Ranges, Patiala, Punjab.
This is the highest score ever achieved by a 12-year-old at any National Level Shotgun Championship.
Oakridgers Accelerate to National Basketball with Flying Colours!!!
Oakridge celebrates the success of Pranathi Dandu of Grade XI IB and Anuj Goel of Grade XI CBSE who represented U 19 State Basketball Meet at Chittoor, Andhra Pradesh. Both have been selected for Nationals to be held at Bathinda, Punjab from 28th November- 3rd December, 2013.
Oakridger Dives to Superb Success in Swimming!
Oakridge celebrates the victory of Ahalya Rajagopalan of Grade X who won Gold Medal in the 50 mts Breast Stroke, and Silver Medal in 50mts Free Style at the State Swimming Meet held at Nizamabad, Andhra Pradesh. Ahalya has been selected for Nationals to be held at Pune, Maharashtra from December 9-11, 2013.
Young Oakridger Brilliantly Rises to National Football!
Oakridge asserts its excellence once again! Shahzeb Hussain of Grade VIII CBSE has been selected for Nationals in football. Shahzeb proved his mettle by winning the semifinals against Khammam District by 3-0. He then won the finals against West Godavari District by 2-0. Congratulations to the football champion!
G Gaurav Reddy IX CIE, Pallav Pralok Ikkurthy VIII CBSE, Aditya Kallepalli IX CBSE clinched top rankings in the Nutrilite Asian Junior Tennis Tournament held at Sports Authority of Andhra Pradesh (SAAP) conducted by Ace Tennis Academy from October 28-31, 2013.
Oakridger conquers the pool again! Nikhil Jain of Grade XI IB participated in the U19 RR District Swimming Selections held by School Games Federation (SGF). Nikhil got selected for State Meet to be held at Nizamabad, AP in the 2nd week of November 2013.
A fantastic all-round performance by the U17 boys helped Oakridge bag the prestigious Rev. Fr. Devasia Inter-School Basketball Tournament trophy. Karthik G of Grade X CIE was awarded the best player of the Tournament. Also, C Harsha Sri XI IB, Anuj Goel XI CBSE, Sahil Reddy G XI CBSE, Pranathi D XI IB are selected for State Meet to be held at Valmikipuram, Chittoor District, AP, from November 8-10, 2013.
Oakridge is continuing its trail of excellence with the outstanding selection of XII CBSE Oakridgers Akhil Chandra and Manikanth Reddy for the prestigious U19 State Football Meet at Nellore, AP, from November 9-11, 2013.
X CIE Oakridgers Varun, Sutiyan, Sanjay, Arun Kumar, and Joseph Shin wowed everyone at the 10th Rev. Fr. Devasia Chess Tournament conducted by St Andrews School on October 29 and 30, 2013. Out of the 19 teams, OIS achieved top 5th position, with Fair Play Award and Special Board Prize (Won all the matches) to Varun.
Oakridgers did it again! A fantastic all-round performance by the U17 boys at the Rev. Devasia Inter-School Basketball Tournament, helped Oakridge bag the prestigious trophy. 16 schools took part in the Tournament that culminated in the final match between Oakridge and Future Kids.Karthik G of Grade X CIE was awarded the best player of the Tournament.!
AARYAV MISHRA - a champion from Oakridge has represtented the school in SCHOOL GAMES FEDERATION BOXING CHAMPIONSHIP (district level) and has won the GOLD MEDAL under 14 yrs category and got selected for the State.
All the very best Aaryav!
Glad to share that the film scripted and made by
Oakridge students that surrounds a Treasure Hunt,Temple Run, is selected for the prestigious ICFFI - 18th International Children Film Festival which is happening from 14th- 20th November, 2013 in the non-competitive category.
An amazing feat by Oakridgers and the team who has worked on this project
- 9 students along with Ms Sridevi Kancharla have visited Barcelona on a Cultural Exchange Program
- 7 Students along with Mr Biju Baby visited Japan on a Cultural Exchange program
- Students of Grade VII & VIII visited Jodhpur & Jaisalmer for a 5-day trip
- Students of Grade IX & X visited the hill station of Sitlakhet, Uttranchal
- Students of Grade XI & XII visited the beautiful Sangla Valley--Himachal Pradesh
Kuhuk - the Oakridger is National Topper
Oakridger Kuhuk Shroff has set a bench mark with her outstanding performance at cambridge examinations by being the national topper in Business studies, environmental management and physics streams.
Congrats Kuhuk, you have made Oakridge proud!
Harsh Lahoti’s success in Table Tennis Tournament !
Oakridger Harsh Vardhan Lahoti is at the zenith of success. Breaking his previous records, Harsh is going ahead with pride.
His recent triumph in the GTTA organized Andhra Pradesh State Ranking Table Tennis tournament is just another example of his dedication and hard work.
Harsh conquered two titles after this tournament as Men’s Junior (under 18 years category) and Men’s Youth (under 21 years category).
Horlicks Wizkids is South Asia’s largest Inter-school fiesta that gives students studying in class 1 to 12 an opportunity to express their talent and live their dreams. Oakridger Divya Agarwal took part in the competition and remained a gold medalist in the essay writing completion. Oakridge Vizag and the coastal city rejoice her success with pride.
Oakridge has always been an exemplary for world-class holistic education in India. And this year's IGCSE result replicated the same with extremely increased pass percentage.
Students from Oakridge Newton campus achieved a 100% pass rate in 10th grade exams with 70% and above students achieving distinction.
It was an idea, a thought, a vision to make use of an easily accessible technology like mobile phone in the learning process. Ask Your Kid series turned to be an influential and successful program to impart knowledge. The reach and effectiveness of Ask Your Kid series bagged an award in World Education Summit 2013-13 for the ‘Innovation in Teaching Pedagogy’ category. Kudos to Oakridge Visakhapatnam team for their innovative approach towards education.
Global visibility is part of Oakridge’s success path. Year by year the worldwide reach of Oakridgers is rising rapidly. ePal Global Community recognized 26 Oakridgers as Smithonian Stars for their outstanding performance. And the Smithsonian Featured Classroom for August 2013 is Oakridge International School Newton Campus.
Oakridge has always been an exemplary for world-class holistic education in India. While, the school is known for its revolutionary activity-based education, Oakridgers surprise everyone with their academic and non-academic excellence.
This year's IGCSE results are just the reflection of the same where the students from Oakridge Einstein campus achieved a 100% pass percentage in Xth grade exams with 60% of them achieving distinction.
A Prestigious Summer Program on Entrepreneurship… by MIT (Massachusetts Institute of Technology) – world’s iconic university.
One Indian student has got the rare opportunity to be part of this elite program. Seems to be a unique opportunity, isn’t it?
Jyothi Vallurupalli, a grade XII student of Oakridge is that one Indian; who has made it in the program and has won the best overall award for her fine business skills.
Oakridger Harsh Vardhan Lahoti’s success saga continues year after year. Breaking his own prior records, he is gushing ahead to conquer the horizon. His recent victory which won him the Junior Title in Andhra Pradesh state is just another example of it. The tournament held at St. Pauls High School Hyderabad on 28-29th July where Harsh participated in the Under-18 category. Added to it, he also reached the Semi-finals of Youth Category which is under 21years during this
When the dreams teamed with determination rise high….success has to follow…
Vaishnavi Reddy, the rising champ of U-13 Badminton circuit has set another mark in her career by winning the prestigious Ranga Reddy District Badminton Single Championship. She has also won the Doubles title by teaming with Gayatri.
On behalf of Oakridge family and all Badminton fans, we wish Vaishnavi for much bigger victories.
Amita Gondi is one among those Oakridgers who carried the Oakridge grandeur to national and international altitude. With her terrific performance, she conquered the National Aquatic Championship held at Panaji, Goa. She bagged 3 gold medals and one bronze in 50 meters Free Style, 50 meters Butterfly, 100 meter Butterfly, 100 meters Free Style respectively.
And the Goa championship gave her the titles such as ‘The Fastest Sub-Junior Girl Of India’ and ‘India’s Fastest Sub-Junior Girl’.
Conquering a challenging aptitude test is a dream for all. But for Oakridgers, even the unbeatable tasks become effortless. Sidhanth Mohanty’s astonishing achievement in Scholastic Assessment Test (SAT) describes it better.
The SAT measures knowledge of students in subjects, including reading & writing and how well they can apply that knowledge outside the classroom.
Sidhanth scored a perfect 800/800 and became an exemplary for his peers. Oakridge rejoices his success with pride..
Oakridge has always been regarded as a bench mark for world-class holistic education in India. While, the school is known for its revolutionary activity-based education, Oakridgers surprise everyone with their academic and non-academic excellence. This year results are just a reflection of the same where students from Oakridge Newton passed out with flying colors in the CBSE XIIth grade exams. And this year Oakridgers got the top scores- above 95%- in subject areas like Physics, History, Psychology, and Entrepreneurship in the city.
Inspiring wishes to all the champs who made the school proud with their phenomenal performance.
Oakridge has always been regarded as a bench mark for world-class holistic education in India. While, the school is known for its revolutionary activity-based education, Oakridgers surprise everyone with their academic and non-academic excellence. This year results are just a reflection of the same where students from Oakridge Einstein passed out with flying colors in the CBSE Xth grade exams. Among the students who appeared for the exam, 35% of them got 100% scores in all the subjects.
Inspiring wishes to all the champs who made the school proud with their phenomenal performance.
Oakridge has always been regarded as a bench mark for world-class holistic education in India. While, the school is known for its revolutionary activity-based education, Oakridgers surprise everyone with their academic and non-academic excellence. This year results are just a reflection of the same where students from Oakridge Vizag passed out with flying colors in the CBSE Xth grade exams. Among the students who appeared for the exams 46% scored 90% and above while 44% scored 85%and above.
Inspiring wishes to all the champs who made the school proud with their phenomenal performance.
Oakridgers stand ahead in every sphere they appear. Be it sports or any co curricular activity at any level, the winner in them strives to be at the top. Students of various grades of Oakridge has participated in National Science Olympiad exams and many of them got gold medals and got shortlisted for the next level. The national Olympiad is being conducted by Science Olympiad Foundation every year to bring out those champs who are extra ordinary in their academics.
Oakridge initiative “ASK YOUR KID” series won the World Education Award 2013 in the Innovation in Teaching Pedagogy category. ‘Ask your kid’ is an initiative where mobile technology is used in a unique and interesting way for knowledge transfer. Kudos to the Oakridge Visakhapatnam team for their innovative approach towards the advancement of learning process.
Oakridger Srimukh Oddiraju got admitted into the prestigious University of Chicago, specializing in Economics which is one of the premier courses the University put forward.
Proud to share that Srimukh stood one among those 2500 students who got selected to the University within the 30,000 applicants worldwide. We wish him triumph in all his future endeavors. And The Legacy Continues !!!
Oakridge Newton Campus, has received The Innovative Institution Award in the 2012 e- Pals-Smithsonian Spark!Lab Invent IT Challenge. This award is given for the school with the most individual classrooms entering the contest.
Grade 5 student Nitin has won the Student challenge(Dispensometer) as well.
Oakridge International School Under 16 Boys Basket Ball team participated in the 5th Annual DC Sports meet held 2013 and remained winners of the match. The tournament held at Indus international School. Final match took place between Oakridge and All Saints School, where Oakridge defeated them with a score of 35:25.