Lilian Nixon’s Challenge Shield 2016 organized by Ladies College, Colombo 07 was held from 23rd to 25th September 2016 at Ladies College. Lyceum International School Nugegoda became runners up and it was a historical moment as this was the first time ever that an international school won this debating competition.
Team members of Lyceum Nugegoda;
Runners Up (Novices)
Rahul De Silva
Lyceum International School Nugegoda delegates became runners up at the Sri Lanka Model United Nations Conference held from 9th to 11th September, 2016 at BMICH. This conference was organized by the Sri Lanka Model United Nations.
Delegates of Lyceum Nugegoda:
Maneth Kulatunge - Best Delegates Award - UNODC
Nikin Mataraarachchi - Best Delegates Award - HGA
Abdullah Zameek - Best Delegates Award - GA3
Best Foreign Policy Statement Award - GA3
Nisumi Grero - Best Foreign Policy Statement Award - WHO
Chirani Ratnayake - Best Foreign Policy Statement Award - UNHRC
Higher Commendation - UNHRC
Lakindu Dissanayake - Higher Commendation - WHO
Migara Gunawansha - Honorary Mention Award - Security Council
Lyceum International School has been shortlisted for the most prestigious British International School Awards 2017 under the category of INTERNATIONAL IMPACT AWARD for conducting Free English classes in a foreign setting through MLGF.
Award ceremony will be held on 23rd January 2017 in London.
Sil programme for Children of Lyceum International School, Anuradhapura was held on 22nd October at the school premises.
The Under 20 Inter -School Scrabble (Team) Tournament was held on the 24th September 2016 at Lyceum International School -Nugegoda.
Lyceum Wattala team comprising of Thavalakshman Yoganathan (Captain), Migara Jayasinghe, Janidu Karunaratne, Nusrath Sariffo'deen and Akshai Yogalingam emerged Champions in the 'A' Division. The Chief Guest for both the above tournaments was Mr. Khandan Mahendran President of the Sri Lanka Scrabble League.
In the Under 20 Inter-School Scrabble Tournament (Individual) School Scrabbler of the Year 2016 Thavalakshman Yoganathan became the 4th. Migara Jayasinghe and Janidu Karunaratne was placed 10th and 11th respectively. This was held on 01st October 2016 at HSBC-Town Hall. The tournament was organized by the Sri Lanka Scrabble League(SLSL).
Migara Jayasinghe and Janidu Karunaratne of Lyceum International School Wattala, became Champions and Runners up respectively in the Sri Lanka Masters Scrabble Championship 2016 “Plate Division”. This is an open age group tournament where the top 16 players of Sri Lanka participate.