Lyceum International School News

LITTLE LYCEUMERS CELEBRATE AVURUDU

The Nursery to Grade 5 students of Lyceum International School Nugegoda recently celebrated the Sinhala and Tamil New year during the last week of school.

All students were dressed in their colorful traditional attire and engaged in the traditions linked to the Avurudu celebrations from lighting of the hearth and boiling of milk, partaking of food, ganu-denu to games such as raban-playing and a tug-o-war.

The entire programme was focused on building cultural values in Lyceumers from their formative ages.

Annual Primary Concerts of Lyceum International School Nugegoda

The annual primary concerts of Gr.02, 03 & 05 students of Lyceum International School, Nugegoda were held recently at the school’s main hall.

 

Under the titles of “Tales & Tunes”, “Magical Mirrors” & “Sparkle” the three concerts were an excellent platform for young students to showcase their talents in various genres such as music, dance & speech. The programme included a mix of English, Sinhala, & Tamil items. The hall and backdrop were beautifully decorated too.

 

It is no easy task to put together an event of this magnitude, and it was made possible thanks to all hardworking teachers & students at Lyceum, Nugegoda.  

TISSL Launches An Australian Tour

TISSL is the Association of the Premier International Schools in Sri Lanka. Since 1987, the Heads of the Pioneer International Schools in Sri Lanka functioned as an association which was informally called the ‘Association of Heads of International Schools in Sri Lanka’. This Association that has grown to 25 Member Schools, formally identifies themselves as ‘The International Schools of Sri Lanka (TISSL)’ since February 2013.

23 Heads of Schools and representatives will be leaving to Sydney, Australia on 07th April 2018 to participate in 8 days comprehensive study tour covering prominent universities and educational institutions in Australia.

TISSL Executive committee joined hands with other member schools of the Association to initiate an Australian Tour from 07th April 2018 to 15th April 2018 along with 24 delegates. This was organized by TISSL by joining hands with Konnect Consultants

Lasal Jayawardena battles his way through to the National Chess Squad

For the first time in the history of International School’s chess, a student from Lyceum Nugegoda is a proud representative in the National Squad.

Lasal Jayawardena of Grade 11 Sc B has been able to fight his way through to becoming 9th in the selection event, knocking out some of the National level “Star Class” players who were in the National Squad previously.

LYCEUM WATTALA UNDER 13 CRICKET CHAMPIONS 2018

The Inter International Under 13 Cricket tournament was held from the 02nd to the 16th March 2018 organized by Lyceum Wattala and held at Railway, Mahara and Lyceum Wattala Grounds. Fourteen International Schools participated in the above tournament. The first round of matches were played and won against Wycherley International School, Royal Institute and OKI International. Lyceum cricketers won the match against Stafford International School Colombo in the Semi Finals, and became Champions in the finals, played against British School Colombo.

British School 140/9 in 40 overs
Bowling figures -Thurairaj Kavin 22/3 (8 overs)

Lyceum Wattala 141/5 in 37 overs.
Batting figures-Uvin Perera 40, Travin Nishanthan 33, Joshua Prabagaran 30
The Special Awards for the Best Bowler and Man of the Tournament was won by Uvin Perera of Lyceum Wattala and the award for the Man of the Final award was won by Thurairaj Kavin from British School Colombo ,
LYCEUM WATTALA TEAM MEMBERS
Uvin Perera-Captain, Shanujan Baskaran, Joshua Prabhagaran, Senithu Jayasuriya, Vishal Liyanage, Yuvan Thiruchelvam, Malinda Mulgama Enuka De Alwis, Maduka Perera, Travin Nishanthan, S
anuka Dissanayake, Jaden De Silva, Lisara Samarasinghe, Thurairaj Kavin, Balendran Sabari, Dinev Punchihewa, Nathan Gunaratne, Hamdan Careem, Yohan Oliver, Nadupa Wedage