Hyderabad, 19th August 2016: Oakridge International School is proud to present the Second edition of “The Acorn Book of Amazing Stories”. The second edition of the book series was unveiled by Mr. Avneesh Singh School Director, OIS, Gachibowli & Mr. DVRK Prasad, Director People combine at Oakridge International School, Gachibowli Campus today, The book features a collection of 64 exciting short stories, selected from a short story contest conducted by Oakridge School every year.
Through this book, Oakridge wanted to give students not only an opportunity to write short stories, but also experience an enriching sense of artistic fulfilment that comes from seeing their work published.
The stories penned down in this book are thought provoking and cover a large gamut of human emotions. From horror, adventure, mystery to real life drama, our students have managed to dabble in every kind of genre and come out with unique plots of their own. The book will leave you amazed at the leap of imagination, the children have undertaken in their stories.
Speaking on the occasion, Mr. Avneesh Singh (School Director – Oakridge Gachibowli) said that “Oakridge International School, like always, is excited about this literary initiative that instils a love for reading and writing in a child. The efforts of these young authors have truly astounded us and we hope that seeing their work published will encourage them to further hone their literary talent and serve as an inspiration for many others.”
About Oakridge International School:
Oakridge International School holds a decade of presence and has garnered a strong repertoire to become one of the best international schools in the country. The prestigious international school was started with a mission to build a community of leaders, over a foundation of shared beliefs, values and ethos.
With its world-class campuses in Hyderabad, Bengaluru, Visakhapatnam and Chandigarh – Oakridge is regarded as one of India’s top International schools with its high standards of teaching methodology, technology collaboration, and global culture in every aspect of learning.
Oakridge is dedicated to nurturing responsive and motivated students through a dynamic and success oriented education program. The program empowers students to gain an indigenous as well global perspective on various aspects. Within the broad based curriculum options offered, ample opportunities are provided to develop and assess the critical creative thinking skills, flexibility of approach, ability to work with and serve others, and the grit and fortitude in the face of challenges. A kaleidoscope of extra-curricular activities, support the education programme of the institution to create the ultimate Oakridge product- strong confident individuals and active life-long learners.