The mission of OIS is to provide a sound overall exposure to the students so that they have a sound academic foundation and are good in different co-curricular as well as extra-curricular activities. It will endeavor to bring about a mind for the future which will be, in the words of Howard Gardner (2006), disciplined; synthesizing; creating; respectful and ethical. The attributes for global citizenry propagated by world bodies like UNO will be borne in mind by the school.
- Human rights
- Cultural identity
- Search for peace
- Preservation of the environment
- Sharing of knowledge
These dimensions are grouped together into the following:
World Citizenship: Empowering students with a local and global perspective. Universal Value of Accepting that we are all different while recognizing that we are all the same.
Leadership Qualities: Developing each student’s individuality and enabling discovery of their potential.
Proactive and Positive Thinking: Developing skills and competencies for the future.
Enhancing Individual Strengths: Identifying uniqueness in each child and nurturing it