Lyceum International School Wattala became Champions at the 11th Inter International Schools Chess Tournament 2018, organized by Regent International School Gampaha on the 06th and 07th July 2018. Lyceum Nugegoda won the 02nd Runners up trophy with 29 points, Gateway Colombo was 01st Runners up with 34 points and Lyceum Wattala won the Overall Championship with 52 points.
Lyceum bagged the Under 8, 10 and 16 Teams Championships and Board Prizes, while the other age group teams performed well winning 01st and 2nd Runners up positions and board prizes in their respective age categories.
The primary students of Lyceum International School - Kurunegala have organized a CSR project for the Grade 5, 9, 10 and 11 students of the Hinuggala Junior School, which is a school that falls under the low income region of the Kurunegala district.
Through this project, we not only aim to provide these students with some basic necessities such as sanitary facilities, stationary, past papers, books and educational support equipment, but we also hope to be able to form a great relationship between our schools in order to continue to help support them whenever possible.
This CSR project is due to be held on Saturday, 4th of August 2018 at the Hinuggala School premises, therefore we would greatly appreciate if you could please kindly contribute towards this meritorious act of kindness by providing any of the following items to LYCEUM KINDNESS PROGRAMME ,Lyceum International School ,No.71, Uduwalpola Rd, Kurunegala before Friday, 20th July 2018: For more details: 0372056855
Library books for Grade 1 to 10 students (Sinhala / English)
Sports Equipment: Volleyballs - 5 Nos, Footballs - 4 Nos , Cricket bat / Cricket stumps - 2 sets , Ba
29th All Island Age Group Scrabble tournament was held recently at Lyceum International School Wattala. The tournament was carried over 7 rounds and two divisions, namely Junior Category (under 18) and Sub-Junior Category (under 13). There were 142 scrabble players participating under the Junior Category and 192 scrabble players participating under the Sub-Junior Category out of which 62 of the students were Lyceum Wattala Scrabblers.
In the Sub-Junior Category (under 13), Ahamed Akeel emerged as the Runners Up with a margin of +1985 by winning all 7 rounds. It is also Ahamed Akeel’s third consecutive year of being in the top 3 in this tournament.
Oneli De Silva was placed 10th with a margin of +712 by winning 6 rounds. Mihin Manvidu, Vojini Fernando, Eshan Perera, Akshatha Balachandran, Luvin Samarabandu and Sashen Perera was placed 21st, 27th, 30th, 31st, 33rd and 40th respectively by winning 5 rounds.
In the Junior Category (under 18), Chaniru Udukumbura was placed 8th with a margin of +930 by winning 6 rounds.
Hathfi Cassim, Deshaba Etampawala, Adshayan Balachandran was placed 17th, 24th and 27th respectively by winning 5 rounds.
Lyceum International School Wattala, Under 14 Girls became Champions at the Inter International Schools' Netball Tournament which was organized by Lyceum Ratnapura and held at the Lyceum Wattala Courts.
Lyceum Wattala was unbeaten in all preliminary matches and played against Gateway Colombo in the finals to win the Championship with a score of 12-11.
Team Members -Shayani De Silva(Captain), Melania Perera, Dehenmi Ruwansiri, Hiruni Amaya, Ransi Heenkenda, Maria Fernando, Limansa Fernando, Shenara Jayasekara, Chrismarie Jayamanne, Vinusari Devinya, Susan Senaratne, Andria Rodrigo
SPECIAL AWARDS WON BY;
Netball Queen -Dehenmi Ruwansiri
Best Shooter - Vinusari Devinya
Best Defensive -Player-Susan Senaratne
Mr. Malith Kumarasinghe - Deputy Coordinating Principal of the Lyceum Group of Schools and Principal of Lyceum Nuwara Eliya brought glory to both the School as well as Sri Lanka as a whole, by bagging the prestigious Education Leadership Award at the World Education Congress Global Awards held at Taj Lands End Hotel, Mumbai on 5th July 2018. This award was one that was only awarded to the best schools of the Global Education Community.
Mr. Malith Kumarasinghe personally thanked his parents, supporters as well as the management and teachers from Lyceum International School that inspired him to achieve many milestones in the field of education that led him to make this award a reality! He expressed his dedication to continue his pursuit of educational excellence for the further betterment of not only Lyceum International Schools but to the wider education community of Sri Lanka as well. We wish him all the very best indeed!