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Devi Balika Vidyalaya

Dedicated to the vision of providing society with scholars who are disciplined, educated, versatile and impeccable, Devi Balika Vidyalaya has proven to be an institution with a difference. Embellishing its motto, ‘Manasa Sanvutha Dheera’, our beloved Alma Mater has not only created scholars out of its pupils, but also created women who spear-head the prosperity of humanity.

Since its establishment in 1953, Devi Balika Vidyalaya has been a forerunner in the field of education, producing best results at the G.C.E. Ordinary Level and Advanced Level examinations. Yet, our school has been classified as the best girl’s school not only through remarkable results at examinations, but also with achievements in the fields of sports, arts, photography, music and other extra-curricular activities.

Mother Devi is not just another school, but it is a sacred ground that fortifies society with the best in all walks of life. In order to achieve this task the school has been blessed with an academic staff, that is dedicated to create a fulfilling citizen in a student.

Devi Balika Vidyalaya has fulfilled her responsibility to society by producing the best professionals in all fields and careers. Undoubtedly Devians have proven themselves to be ‘Unique from the Rest’.

Through her being undoubtedly the best, Mother Devi will continue to contribute to the betterment of our nation, society and humanity.

Media Workshop - 2015

“Induwara Asna” Media Workshop 2015 which was organized for the first time by the Media Unit of Devi Balika Vidyalaya, was held on the 28th of May 2015 at the Dr.Wimala De Silva Auditorium. The veteran News Reader Mr. Dushan Vas, Dubbing Director at TV Derana Mr. Dilan Senanayaka and the Senior News Reader Mr. Kasun Sapumal Bandara conducted the Media Workshop as the guest lecturers.

The winners of the Inter-House Media Competitions were awarded at the end of the workshop. The event was made a great success under the guidance of our Madam Principal and with the dedication of the Teachers-in charge of the Media Unit.


"Siw Digin" : Landmark school theme song released

Reflecting a momentous journey of 62 years in Devi Balika Vidyalaya rising to be the foremost, and the best, among the girls’ schools in Sri Lanka; a theme song, complete with a music video, was released under the title of “Siw Digin”.

This was accomplished by the Prefects’ Guild of 2014/2015 as their official project. Veteran musician Visharadha Amarasiri Pieris composed and directed the music for lyrics written by Rashmi Balasooriya, a Junior Prefect of the 2014/2015 Guild. The music video was produced by Laksiri Chamara Creations.

The entire project was carried out under the patronage of Madam Principal Mrs W.D.P.K Samarasinghe; the guidance of the teachers-in-charge of the Prefects’ Guild Mrs Ayodhya Wijesinghe and Miss Yasanthi Manawadu; and the coordination of the members of the academic staff.

The Prefects’ Guild of 2014/2015 extends their heartfelt gratitude to all who helped the project reach success.

Voices: Anagi Shakya Kottahachchi, Hasini Madhavi Balasooriya, Hasini Pramodya, Chathuni Dhaneesha, Nalika Darshani, Dasanthi Gamage, Amadhi Dissanayake, Andrea Fonseka, Binuri Gunasekara, Kavindi Gunawardana, Narmada Jayamaha, Rashmi Balasooriya, Samudi Rohana, Senara Vidanapathirana, Nadee Seneviratne

Last Updated ( Monday, 25 May 2015 07:52 )

Vesak Programmes for 2015

In commemoration of the Thrice-Blessed Day of Vesak, a Sil observance programme was held on the 30th of April 2015. The Eight Precepts were duly observed by our Madam Principal, the Management Committee, the academic staff and the students.


A Bhakthi Geetha programme was held on the day prior to the Sil programme; and a Vesak lantern competition was also organized class-wise in order to stimulate the creative skills and teamwork of the students.


Last Updated ( Tuesday, 12 May 2015 10:08 )

Two –Day Leadership Camp for prefects

A two-day leadership camp was held in order to polish and stimulate the leadership skills of the Perfects’ Guild for the years 2015-2016. The camp was held on the 25th and 26th of April within the school premises, under the guidance and direction of Madam Principal Mrs. W.D.P.K. Samarasinghe. Various resource persons attended this camp in order to conduct specialized leadership activities. This camp was organized collectively by the 2015-2016 Prefects’ Guild.

Last Updated ( Tuesday, 12 May 2015 09:37 )

Prefects’ Investiture 2015/2016

The Prefects’ Investiture for the Guild of 2015/2016 was held on the 28th of April 2015 at the Dr Wimala de Silva Auditorium, in a grand scale. 25 Senior Prefects and 28 Junior Prefects were formally inducted into office by our Madam Principal Mrs W.D.P.K Samarasinghe. The event was organized by the college Prefects’ Guild, under the patronage of Madam Principal.


Last Updated ( Tuesday, 12 May 2015 09:51 )