One of the main essences of old students association is to keep social contacts among the Alumni alive and active, serving as a forum to stimulate relationships between the alumni, present students, the staff and the management of the school with the basic goal to exchange ideas, which besides being mutually helpful, will mostly help in achieving excellence and proficient competence, donating to aid the quality of life.
Aimed at enabling a feeling of belonging among partners of the alumni, present students, staff and the management of the school with the common goal of overall development, premier Ikorodu academy, Oriwu college experienced the equivalent.
The award-winning institution saw a lot of mixed emotions, reminiscing the good aged times as Oriwu college old students association (OCOSA) set 82 commemorated its 40th anniversary on the 23rd of June 2022.
A sentimental assembly, imprinted with an already life-established set of school leavers appearing together at the school’s foyer to make extraordinary its former routines featured an educative lecture, project commissioning and tree seeding to honour fallen compatriots.
The set, also includes the present Executive Chairman, Ikorodu local government, Hon. Wasiu Adesina displayed its uniqueness in numerous ways.
Students from both the junior and senior college were engaged in a lecture tagged ‘effects of bullying on the school climate’, presented by Mr Nurudeen Oduyemi
In his address, Oduyemi stated that during the 80s, ‘bullying’ was perceived as a part of growing up in school, so it was not given the necessary attention then”.