To recognize and credit the best of the best, the Annual Prize Giving for the year 2013 was held, on the 14th of November 2014 in the Dr Wimala de Silva Auditorium from 2.00 pm onwards. The Prize Giving was held in the presence of our Madam Principal Col.(Mrs) W.D.P.K. Samarasinghe, the Management Committee and the tutorial staff; while Mr Ajith Nivard Cabraal, Governor of the Central Bank of Sri Lanka, graced the occasion as the Chief Guest.
Students from Grades 6 to 13 were awarded for excellence in school examinations, state examinations and co-curricular activities. Of noteworthy appearance were Methsarani Lokuge as the Best Performer in the GCE A/L Examination 2013 (Island’s first in the Arts Stream), and Nuwantha Wickramasinghe for achieving the highest results in the school for the 2013 GCE O/L Examination. The award for the Distinguished Past Pupil of 2013 went to Mrs. Chithra Botheju. The most coveted of all awards, the ‘Devi Swarna Padma’ Award and the Dr Wimala de Silva Memorial Award for the Best All-Rounder of 2013 was won by Methsarani Lokuge, for her threefold excellence and achievements in education, sports and the arts.
All in all, the event was a memorable and enduring success