Lyceum International School News

Lyceum Nugegoda conquering the all island basketball tournement - under 19

All Island under 19 B Division basketball tournament was held from 27th October to the 17th November 2017 where Lyceum, Nugegoda team emerged as the tournament champions out of 20 government and international schools.

Lyceum Nugegoda began their winning streak by beating Royal International School, Nalanda College – Colombo 10, and St. Anthonies - Wattala becoming Group Champions. At the Quarter-Finals Azhard Central, Kandy was defeated to move on to the Semi Finals where they met Zahira College, Colombo 10. Successfully defeating Zahira College, Lyceum, Nugegoda met Angels – Jaffana at the finals. Leading from the start Lyceum, Nugegoda ended up becoming tournament champions with the end time score of 91 to 68.

From the team Lyceum, Nugegoda Arshad Rafiq became the Most Valuable Player where Sandeep Gunaratna became the Best Defending Player. Lyceum, Nugegoda wishes to extend their gratitude towards the coaches, family member, and mostly towards to players in bringing the achievement to the school.

Another Basketball triumph for Lyceum, Nugegoda

Lyceum, Nugegoda emerged Champions in the boys category of the under 17 inter-international school’s basketball tournament organized by Colombo International School, Colombo from 17th to 26th November 2017.

Entering into the tournament from Group-A, Lyceum, Nugegoda became Group Champions beating Colombo International School - Colombo & Lyceum International School - Wattala. Royal Institute were beaten at the quarter-finals while Gateway, Kandy was beaten at the Semi-Finals.

Lyceum International School, Nugegoda met Gateway College, Colombo at the finals and Lyceum Nugegoda was able to emerge victorious with the ned time score of 77 to 54.

Along with the championship trophy Arshad Rafeek became the Most Valuable Player whereas Indisham Naleem became the Most Defensive Player.

Lyceum Nugegoda Clenching Both U15 Championships in Basketball

Under 15 inter-international school’s basketball tournament which organized by Gateway College Colombo was held from the 6th to 14th November. Lyceum International School, Nugegoda was able to seize the championship in both girls & boys categories.

 The girls’ team emerged as the champions out of 12 international schools. At the Finals Lyceum, Wattala was the adversary of the Nugegoda team. Rallying around as a team Lyceum, Nugegoda successfully accepted the challenge emerging triumphant with a score of 40 to 28.

At the boys’ category Lyceum, Nugegoda became the champs out of 15 international schools.  Competitive Lyceum Wattala was the opponent at the finals. The match went head on with points closing up challenging each other. At the final whistle Lyceum Nugegoda conquered the game with 46 to 42.

Chenuli Galallge and Sanjaan Gunaratne became most valuable players while Nuyara Ratnayake and Ahad Rasheed became the best offensive players in the girls and the boys’ categories respectively.


Writer – Dhishan Dhammearatchi from the Department of Sports


Front Row

   Mr.Diluk Himanth, Mr.Sameera Hewage, Mr.Roshan Gunasekara, Ms.Chanisha Sewwandi.

Back Row

Sasindu Ratnayake,Menura Patabendige,Isuru Thushara,Bashitha Wimalaweera,Dulain Dissanayake,Shanil Panduwawala,Ramudu Welikala,Sanjaan Gunaratne,Ahad Rasheed,Tilusha Nanayakkara,Ashan Mawarala,Gobikeshan Giritharan,Geesara Wijetunga.

Absentee :- Yusuf Saleem.

Special Awards

  Sanjaan Gunaratne     :-  Most Valuable Player

  Ahad Rasheed         :-  Best  Offensive

UNDER 15 Girls

Seated – From Left to Right – Chenuli Gallage, Ms. Ihani Sadamini (Assistant Coach), Mr. Kasun Dissanayake (Assistant Deputy Principal), Mr. B. Nishantha Silva (Master in Charge), Mr. Shehan Udayanga (Coach), Shashmi Perera (Captain),

Stand – From Left to Right – Bethniseja Liyanage, Maleika Husni, Nuyara Rathnayake, Dinalka Peiris, Dinuthri Senanayake, Neha Ranaweera, Madara Bopearachchi, Hiruhimni Wijethunga, Nirmanee Perera, Khadeeja Falih, Senuri Nawalage, Dilini Badhuge, Seyara Ferenando

Storm Alert

Please note that it will be a school holiday for the students only for all lyceum international schools other than lyceum Ratnapura, Anuradhapura and Kurunegala.

Champions- Annual Inter International Choir Competition

Choir Champions

In the 3rd Annual Inter International Choir competition held on the 1st of October 2017 at the Defence School Auditorium, Lyceum Nugegoda was able to proudly emerge as Champions. Many other leading international schools took part in this competition where Lyceum Panadura and Lyceum Wattala secured 2nd and 3rd places respectively. Congratulations to our choristers.