Lyceum International School News

Lyceum Celebrates its 25th Silver Jubilee with Random Acts of Kindness

Oscar Wilde has stated, “The smallest act of kindness is worth more than the grandest intention” Students of Lyceum International School Nugegoda conducted a series of projects under the theme “Random Acts of kindness”to commemorate the 25th Anniversary of the school. The students initiated various projects to raise funds for a worthy cause to help people in need.

The projects carried out were as follows,

1.Distribution of dry ration packs worth Rs.5000/- each, to the support staff members by grade 1-5 students.

2.Donation of lenses worth Rs.200,000/- to the Teaching Hospital in Anuradhapura by Grade 6 students.

3.Renovations of selected support staff member’s house by the students of Grade 7 and the Lyceum Little friends.

4.Donation of Rs.134,000 towards the Little Heart Fund by the Grade 8 students.

5.Donation of items worth Rs.300,000/- to Sarvodaya Suwasetha orphanage in Moratuwa by the Grade 9 students.

6.Donation of items worth Rs.500,000/- to Ranaviru Sevana in Ragama by the Gr.11 students as well as Kandyan Dancing team and the Music Department. The Kandyan Dancing team also entertained them with dancing and singing
performances.

The project “Random acts of kindness” enabled the students to interact with different individuals in society, whose needs were diverse. It inculcated the values such as sharing, helping and empathizing towards one another, which are vital towards developing a fully rounded personality.

Undoubtedly many needy people benefited from this act.


The programme was initiated by the Head Master Mr.Kasun Dissanayake, teachers & students, with the blessings of the founder Mr.Moham Lal Grero, Coordinating Principal Mrs. Kumari Grero and the Director Mr.Nikitha Grero. The Principal, Mrs.Dulka Mendis also extended her support tremendously in making this project a success.

Lyceum has succeeded in creating complete individuals, providing them not only with quality education but also equipping them with the necessary skills to conduct any project with similar nature with courage and confidence to uplift the standards of the society. To celebrate 25 glorious years, the students of the school were able to lend a hand to many sectors in society by contributing in various ways.

Winning Gold on Foreign Land

Lyceum International School, Nugegoda Basketball Team were the proud champions of the Under 16 Invitational Basketball Tournament winning against the Kandy District Basketball team with a score of 81-57. The Tournament was organized by

The Maldives Basketball Association and was held in Male,Maldives.

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.

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.