St. Lucia's College, Colombo
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|Type||Roman Catholic College|
|Motto||Pro Deo et Patria|
(For God and Native Land)
|Founder||Rev. Fr. Thomas Cardinal Cooray|
|Grades||1 to 15 Local Syllabus|
|Age||6 to 19|
|Number of pupils||1100|
|Colour(s)||Maroon & White|
St. Lucia's College (commonly known as St. Lucia's or Lucia's) is a Roman Catholic school located in Kotahena area of Colombo, Sri Lanka. This school was founded in 1880 and it is a Government School, managed by Ministry of Education (Sri Lanka), which provides primary and secondary education.
The School Motto both "Pro Deo et Patria" written in Latin phrase and "मेरा देवाय स स्वदेशाय।" (Swa devvaya sa swadeshaaya) written in Sanskrit phrase having same meaning as "For God and Country".
- Jayantha Wickremasinghe
The school has Sinhala and Tamil mediums for Grade 1 to Grade 11 students. Recently the school is planning to start A/L classes.