Lyceum International School News

Lyceum International School Anuradhapura created a milestone in the history of international schools in the Anuradhapura District

Lyceum International School Anuradhapura, affiliated to the Lyceum Group of Schools, recently opened its new swimming pool at No. 128, Isurupura, New Kandy Road, Anuradhapura. The event was graced by the presence of the Secretary-General of Sri Lanka Freedom Party (SLFP), the Hon. Minister of Irrigation and Agriculture- Duminda Dissanayake.

 

Lyceum International School Anuradhapura created a milestone in the history of international schools in the Anuradhapura District, as this is the first swimming pool built by an international school in the area.

 

Addressing the gathering at the opening ceremony, Hon. Minister Dissanayake stated that he believed that Lyceum International School, as a leading international school in the country which had produced upstanding citizens for the country, would be a pillar of strength in improving the educational status of the Anuradhapura District. He went on to thank Founder Mohan Lal Grero for establishing a branch school in Anuradhapura, as the Lyceum Group of Schools had produced a host of valuable Sri Lankans over a period of 23 years.

He expressed his appreciation for establishing Lyceum International School
Anuradhapura and taking on the task of molding the children in the Anuradhapura area into adults who can conquer the world, as these children would then go on to developing the Anuradhapura District.

 

Speaking at the event, Mr. Nikitha Grero- Director of the Lyceum Group of Schools talked about the importance of sports and mentioned that it is a valuable teacher that teach children how to handle both the triumphs and defeats in life. He assured the participants that, having successfully become a school that provides special facilities to the children of the Anuradhapura area, the school is committed to providing an internationally recognized level of education while keeping our identity as Sri Lankan intact, and seamlessly mixing the ancient heritage of Anuradhapura, our values and culture with the modern world.

 

The opening ceremony was graced by the Head Mistress of Lyceum International School Anuradhapura- Ms. Dilrukshi Peiris, MP I. R. Ishaq, the staff members of Lyceum including the Deputy Sports Director of Lyceum International School- Mr. Nishantha Perera and the parents.

INTER INTERNATIONAL BADMINTON TOURNAMENT 2015

Inter International Badminton Tournament which was organized by the Gateway College, Colombo held on 14th to 17th December 2015 at Gateway College Colombo.

  • U 13 Girls Team became Champions in the above Tournament.

In the final match Lyceum International School Wattala won the Championship beating Royal Institute, Colombo. by 3-0. 

Best Player: Adithya Chandrasekara. (LISW)

  • U 13 Boys Team became Champions in the above Tournament.

In the final match Lyceum International School Wattala won the Championship beating OKI International School, Wattala. by 5-0. 

Best Player: Dinal Janith. (LISW)

  • U 17 Boys Team became Champions in the above Tournament.

In the final match Lyceum International School Wattala won the Championship beating Royal Institute, Colombo. by 3-2. 

Best Player: Pranavan Sudhahar. (LISW)

  • U 17 Girls Team became Runners Up in the above Tournament.

In the final match Royal Institute, Colombo won the Ch
ampionship beating Lyceum International School, Wattala. by 2-1. 

Best Player: Manuki Chandrasekara. (LISW)

 

Dreams will come true for Lyceum Anuradhapura with Opening of the Swimming Pool

The newly constructed Swimming pool of the Lyceum International School, Anuradhapura will be declared open on 06th of February at 8.30 at No.128, Isurupura, New Kandy Road, Anuradhapura.

Lyceum International School Anuradhapura will become the first International school to have a swimming pool in the Anuradhapura district.

Mr.Nikitha Grero, Director said, “ this is another milestone in the three year history of Lyceum International School, Anuradhapura and Lyceum will  extend  its effort to provide  a quality international education for the  Anuradhapura district with Sri Lankan identity “.   

The opening ceremony will be graced by three sectarian monastic Bhikku’s, other religious clergy,  Founder of Lyceum International Schools, Mr.Mohan Lal Grero, Lyceum – Anuradhapura Headmistress  Mrs.Dilrukshi Peiris, Coordinating Principal Mrs. Kumari Grero, Director Mr.Nikitha Grero,and other invited guests.  

Lyceum Student Siluni Walakuluarchchi does Sri Lanka Proud at 20th International UCMAS Abacus and Mental Arithmetic Competition

20th International UCMAS Abacus and Mental Arithmetic Competition – 2015 organized by Indian Head office of UCMAS:  guidance from UCMAS International head office Malaysia,  held  at North campus, University of Delhi recently.

Six years old Siluni Tharulya Sandakini Gaganathara Walakuluarchchi, grade two student of the Lyceum International School, Nugegoda represented Sri Lanka and won the 3rd runner up award in intermediate “B” Category. ( She attempts 100 addition, subtraction and 50 multiplications, 50 division.  

This is particularly, Silunii  was the youngest person to participate in Intermediate “ B ” category   and  she compete with around 3000 children for International competition totally 11,000 children participated from different parts of the world.

Lyceum Learners achieve top results in Outstanding Cambridge Learner Awards

The “Cambridge Outstanding Learner Awards” ceremony organised by the Cambridge International Examination Board was held in Kingsbury Hotel, Colombo recently. Cambridge International Examinations is the only global organization founded by the world’s top universities to conduct international education assessment and awards. It is affiliated to the University of Cambridge in England. About 1214 students from Lyceum International Schools  took the examinations and 70 of them received the, High Achiever  Awards.

 

Lyceum students are excelling in their studies both at national and international levels. For the past twenty two years, a large number of Lyceum students have been ranked Top in the World at Cambridge International Examinations at O- level and A – Level.

 

In the category Top in Sri Lanka , four Lyceumers acquired the first rank : At O- Level, Lakindu Bandara( Lyceum – Nugegoda ) ranked Top in Sri Lanka in Environmental Management and Literature in English  , Sumini Siyambalapitiya (Lyceum - Nugegoda) ranked Top in Sri Lanka in Sinhala, Dhanushka Nanayakkara (Lyceum-Gampaha) ranked Top in Sri Lanka in Business Studies, Ravindu P. Herat
h (Lyceum – Wattala) Top in Sri Lanka in Mathematics (Syllabus D – Calculator).

 

Nine Lyceumers obtained the first rank At A – Level , Vidushani Dhanawansa (Lyceum - Nugegoda) ranked Top in Sri Lanka in Chemistry & Physics , Bhuddhi Ranasinghe, Hasitha Dias (Lyceum - Nugegoda) Top in Sri Lanka in Computer Science, Thumitha Higgoda  (Lyceum – Nugegoda) Top in Sri Lanka in Mathematics,  Charith Clans Samarasooriya (Lyceum - Wattala ) Top in Sri Lanka in Biology, Panchani Jayamanne(Lyceum – Gampaha)  Top in Sri Lanka in Business Studies , Salman Mohammed Shukri (Lyceum - Panadura) Top in Sri Lanka in Economics, Mariya Kalyani Abeysekara (Lyceum – Wattala) Top in Sri Lanka in Accounting . 

 

In addition Lyceum International Schools acquired the number of High Achievements Awards, Best Across Awards and Four and more A* at Cambridge International A level and Nine and more A* grades at Cambridge International O Level.