Kottawa Dharmapala Maha Vidyalaya

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Kottawa Dharmapala Maha Vidyalaya
Location
Kottawa Dharmapala Maha Vidyalaya is located in Colombo District
Kottawa Dharmapala Maha Vidyalaya
Kottawa Dharmapala Maha Vidyalaya
Location in Colombo District

Coordinates6°50′29″N 79°57′53″E / 6.84139°N 79.96472°E / 6.84139; 79.96472Coordinates: 6°50′29″N 79°57′53″E / 6.84139°N 79.96472°E / 6.84139; 79.96472
Information
TypePublic school
Mottoඉගෙනුමට අපි එමු සේවයට පිටවෙමු'
Established1970 February 1
PrincipalMrs.Kamani Priyadarshani
Grades1 - 13
Color(s)Blue and Yellow         
AffiliationMinistry of Education
Website

Kottawa Dharmapala Maha Vidyalaya founded on 1 February 1970 in Kottawa.[1] A Buddhist school in Sri Lanka, provides primary and secondary education.

History[edit]

In February 1, 1970 the School was started with 158 students, no teachers and one building with the contributing of parliament minister M.D.H Jayewardhana. The first principal was Mr. L.D Premarathne.

Houses[edit]

  • Mayura House[Blue]
  • hansa House[Green]
  • Lihini House[Red]
  • Paravi House[yellow]

Sports[edit]

  • athletics
  • swimming
  • cricket
  • chess
  • football
  • karate
  • badminton
  • volleyball
  • Taekwondo

Clubs and societies[edit]

  • Astronomical Society
  • Biology Association
  • Buddhist Brotherhood
  • Chess Club
  • Commerce Society
  • Computer Society
  • Environment Conservation Society
  • Media Unit
  • Photographic Society
  • Saukyadana Sosiety
  • Sinhala Language and Literary Unit

Famous Students[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Victorious Steps of thirty Eight Years 1970 – 2009". Kottawa Dharmapala Maha Vidyalaya. Retrieved 2 April 2016.