The official ceremony of conferring titles and investing powers, to the members of the school council was organized at the Investiture Ceremony at Orchids The International School Jalahalli on 24th August, 2016.
The Chief Guest of the day was Commander YB Gautham , Indian Navy. The event began with the school band giving a ceremonial welcome to the
Chief Guest. The lighting of the lamp marked the beginning of the event. The school choir sang the School Anthem with great vigor and voice laced with pride and confidence. The school council members were conferred upon with sashes and badges by the Chief Guest and the flags were handed over, a symbolic representation of handing over the responsibility to the new office bearers. The Principal Ms.Lavanya.S administered the oath to the leaders.
Commander Gautham addressed the leaders by asking them to be good leaders, shouldering responsibility efficiently. He enlightened them by stating that they have to be role models to their peer group and set the standards high for their juniors to follow. The Principal, speaking on the occasion briefed about the e-election procedure followed in the school, and advised the students to discharge their duties sincerely and nurture their fellow school mates into becoming good leaders in future . Only then, she emphasized, true leaders are made .The school President, Rohan Kumar and Vice President Abhipsa delivered their Presidential speeches, promising to abide by the qualities of a true leader and keeping the mantle of Orchids flying high. A dance rendition by the students of grade 6 added color and vibrancy to the event.