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Students of Oakridge International School Planting Saplings
Students of Oakridge International School Planting Saplings 

Chandigarh, August 31, 2015 (News Team): Oakridge International School planted 80 saplings in and around the school on 80th birthday of chairman of Oakridge International School Shomie Das. 

The day buzzed with various activities ecological and green living, personal hygiene, road safety etc. Later, students were informed the importance of the three P's - Protect, Preserve Promote earth. Importance of using recycling bins and avoiding litter, to keep the earth as well as the ocean was stressed. Students planted perennial flowers, bushes, saplings and pledge to take care of them as they grow into adulthood. After taking the pledge to protect the fragile earth by everyone, a cake was also cut in the school campus .Students also participated in making innovative and creative videos.

While speaking at the moment Principal Ramanjit Ghuman said that the main reason of celebration was to let children know about the vision and philosophy of an inspiring man who believe to conserve nature by inspiring future citizens to save it. She further added that according to him every child has a talent but it is duty of educationists to show them right path to become a responsible citizen of future.

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