Articles By Richmond College ICT Section

Richmondites Emerge Victorious from Aerobics


The Dr.C.W.W.Kannangara Auditorium recently became a venue where many victories were achieved by Richmond College from the Southern Province Aerobics and Gymnastic tournament. Said victories were, the 3rd place of the under 16 trio category, 3rd place of the under 16 individual category, 1st place of the under 18 individual and trio categories, 1st place of the under 20 category, and last but not least, our school became the runner’s up of the overall tournament.

Richmond Scrabble Players Achieve Multiple


The Richmond Scrabble Players were given a chance to shine on the 27th of August at the International Women’s Club premises, during the 32nd All Island Scrabble age group tournament, which was organized by the Sri Lanka Scrabble League. There, from the under 13 category, Tharin Kariyawasam won the championship and Ayush Haputhanthri won the 2nd runner’s up, while Thineth Kaveesh and Ruchintha Gamage was able to win the 4th and 5th places respectively. Further, Nimuthu Witharana achieved the 4th place of the under 18 category.

Southern Province Basketball Champions


The basketball players of Richmond college were able to show their skills at the under 17 Southern Province school Basketball Tournament which was held on the 6th of August at Dharmasoka college Ambalangoda. There our team won all the matches and got selected to the final round against the Dharmasoka players in which they managed to defeat the opponents with an amazing score of 60-31, ranking themselves as the Southern Province Champions. Further more, they have qualified to the all island championship.

Richmond bagged the under 14 All Island championship of Base Ball

All island under 14 base ball tournament was head in recently ( 2020/01/17) at the Hapuagla Engendering faculty stadium with the participation of 14 base ball teams of Island wide. Richmond College won the championship by defeating Ananda college of Colombo at the finals. Further five Richmondites were appreciated as follows,
Best Pitcher K.G. Yasandu Kiriella
Best 1st Baseman K. Piyushan Thareen
Best 3rd Basemen W.S. Thamindu Pradeeptha
Best Shortstop W. Chamitha Senarathne
Best Catcher R.A. Kaveesha Randilu

Richmond shows outstanding results in G.C.E. Advanced Level 2019

Results of the G.C.E. Advanced Level 2019 were released recently. Accordingly, 468 Richmonddites have gained with the percentage of 74.5 for university entry out of 628 applicants.
Number of candidates with A passes for all the subjects is 55. This consists of 32 candidates for Physical Science, 5 candidates Biological science, 13 for Commerce and Business Studies , 5 for Art stream.
Further, Pavindu U. Jayasekara was ranked All island 6th place in Biological stream New syllabus, Isuru Randila Bandara was ranked All island 7th place in Physical Science stream.. Y.T. Edirisinghe was ranked All island 21th place in Art stream and Sasanga Kumara was ranked all island 19th place old syllabus in Physical science

The 143nd annual prize giving of Richmond College

The 143nd annual prize giving of Richmond College was held on 05th of November 2019 at Dr. C.W.W. Kannangara Auditorium. Event was organized under two categories as junior prize giving and senior prize giving.

Junior Prize Giving was graced by renowned old boy, gynecologist,Senior Lecturer of the Faculty of Medicine, University of Peradeniya  Dr. Chaminda Kandauda as the chief guest.

Senior Prize Giving was graced by distinguished old boy, Consultant Cardiologist of General Hospital of Colombo Dr. Anidu Pathirana as the chief guest.

Prizes were awarded to the students who have excelled in a wide range of fields including academic, sports, aesthetic and other extra curricular activities.

 

Eve of Accolades 2017/ 2018

2017/ 2018 Eve of Accolade, felicitation ceremony for the students and teachers who received national and international merits on Co- curriculum activities and brought the glory and honour to our Alma Mater ,was held on 18th of October 2019 at Dr. C.W.W.Kannangara Auditorium.

Renowned old Richmondite, Chairman of Sri Lanka Scout Association Mr. C,N. Wakishta   graced the occasion as the chief guest and renowned old Richmondite, Secretary of Sri Lanka Scout Association Mr. T.R, Rajawasam  graced of this occasion as the guest of honour

Four Richmondites get chosen U19 Sri Lanka Team

Four senior Cricket players of the School Cricket team has been selected to play for the  Under 19 Sri Lankan team for the upcoming Youth Asia Cup 2019 .

1.Captain Thaveesha Abishek

2.All Rounder Sandun Mendis

3.All Rounder Dilum Sudheera

4.All Rounder Amshi De Silva

 

 

WE WISH YOU ALL THE BEST!!!!

 

 

Stunning Performances of Richmondites in International Arena

Group of six students including Himanshu Sahabandu, Sudam Kovida Munasinghe, Riviru Jayasekara, Senuth Damviru, Mihin De Silva and Mevan Weerawarna,  left to Lucknow, India on 30th September to take part in ” Reflections the international Festival History and Civics” which was organized by the City Montessori Campus in Lucknow. .

The team of Richmond was able to win the runners up among the 69 schools of South Asia by bagging six medals in several events.

  1. Third place in Choreography
  2. Second place in model display
  3. Second place in Brochure making
  4. Second place in creative writing
  5. Third place in poster making
  6. The best groomed team