Parents/ Legal Guardians who expect to admit their children to Grade One in schools in year 2017 should forward their applications prepared in conformity with the specimen form and according to the instructions given in this notification addressed to the relevant Heads of Schools by registered post to reach them before 30th June 2016.
The applicant of child should have completed 05 years of age as at 31st Jan. 2017. Birth certificate of the child should be forwarded in confirmation of the same.
From the first interview, 34 children will be selected for each grade one class (for all grade one parallel classes). In addition, 05 more children selected from among children of those who were in operation areas in armed forces and the police will be admitted, totaling up to 39 per class.
Marks system for grade one admission of children to government schools
Children of residents in close proximity to the school
Children of parents who are Past Pupils of the school
Brothers /sisters of students already studying in the school
Children of persons in the staff of Institutions directly involved In school education
Children of officers in Public Sector / State Corporations/State Banks receiving transfers on service exigency
Children of persons arriving after living abroad with the child
Zahira College which is one of the Premier Educational Institutions for boys in Sri Lanka is offering a valuable opportunity. Students who have achieved more than the cut off marks at Grade – 05 Scholarship Examinations in 2015 will be given, consideration.
Students of all three denominations with the required qualifications may apply for grade 06.
Parents or Guardians could send in their applications by post to the below mentioned address or otherwise be present at walk-in-interviews to be held on 10th November 2015 at College Principal’s Office from 9.00 am.
Please note that, you are required to bring a self prepared application with all the original certificates.
For boys born between 01st February 2010 and 31st January 2011, Applications should be made on forms obtainable from Cashier – Zahira College between 8.30 am to 2.00 pm on any school day from 02nd March 2015 to 31st March 2015 on payment of Rs.800/-
Parents /Legal Guardians (Documentary evidence required) should call over personally with their National Identity Cards along with the child’s original Birth Certificate and copies of the same.
Duly filled applications under Registered Post should reach us on or before 20th April 2015.
Ladies’ College invites application forms for admission to Nursery & Grade 1 for the Year 2016. And application forms will be available at the school office from 2nd to 6th March 2015 between 9.00 a.m. and 1.00 p.m. (Working days only)
Vacancies also exist in the Tamil medium – Grade 4 (2016).
Application forms for admission to Grade 1 – 2016 will be available from Wednesday, 18th February 2015 to Wednesday, 25th February 2015 from 8.00 a.m. to 12.00 noon, on school days only, from the School office. Last day for receiving applications by Registered Post will be Wednesday, 18th March 2015.
The Kandy Trinity College announces that the Application forms for the grand 1 admission for 2016 (age 5 By 31st January 2016) are available to personal callers only, on payment of Rs.1000/= & submission of the original birth certificate of the child, between 8.30 a.m. to 12.00 noon from 18th February to 26th February 2015 at the College.
Applications must be sent under Registered Cover, with “Application for Grade 1-2016” written on top left corner of the envelope, to the Principal,Trinity College, Kandy.
A circular, which permits principals of State Schools to admit international and private school students who had successfully completed their GCE O/L to do their GCE A/L will be issued this week putting an end to the uncertainty and heated arguments on this matter, a senior source of the Education Ministry said.
This comes in the wake of a directive from President Mahinda Rajapaksa to Education Minister Bandula Gunawardana This comes in the wake of a directive from President Mahinda Rajapaksa to Education Minister Bandula Gunawardana directing him to issue the relevant circular as soon as possible after this matter was raised at last week’s cabinet meeting.
They argued that to ban a section of the students from obtaining free education in the national education system was a violation of their fundamental rights and the violation of the constitution.
The source said the withdrawal of a circular prohibiting the admission of private school students to government schools for their GCE A/L did not arise because the Education Ministry had not issued such a circular in the first place.
Schools, especially school media societies islandwide, are invited to apply for a photography competition and exhibition organized by the Ministry of Education.
Minister Bandula Gunawardena is seen here with South Korean ambassador to Sri Lanka, Chang Won- Sam at the opening ceremony
A circular in this regard has been sent by Education Ministry Secretary Anura Dissanayake to all Provincial Education Secretaries, Provincial Education Directors, Zonal Education Directors and school Principals.
According to the Education Ministry, the photography competition will be conducted according to standards set by the Photographic Society of Sri Lanka, with government and government approved private school students being eligible to apply for the competition.
The theme of the competition is “Our World As I See It”, and will fall under two categories, members of a school media society and non-members. The two age groups are below 16 years and below 21 years. Applicants should be below the age stipulated when submitting the application. A contestant can submit a maximum of four photographs.
All photographs should be digital and in jpeg/srgp modes, and should be submitted in CD or a DVD. Software such as photoshop is prohibited, while watermarks or signatures are not permitted.
Application forms and further photo requirements are stated in the Education Ministry’s website or, contact the Director of Co-curricular Activities, Guidance and Counseling & Peace Education branch of the Education Ministry.
Students are requested to submit genuine photographs, as copying from the internet or any other source will be disqualified.
Closing date for applications is September 15, 2014. Winners will be awarded medals and certificates along with consolation prizes. A special certificate will be awarded for the best monochrome photograph.
“The purpose of this competition is to promote photography as a hobby among schoolchildren. This also enhances creativity among students and to choose a career as professional photographers,” Mr. Dissanayake said.
Applications are called for vacancies in Grade 01 at S. Thomas’ College, Mount Lavinia for the year 2015 for boys of 5 years of age as at 31 /I /15.
Those who wish to apply should collect an application form from the College Office on any school day between 2pm and 3pm during the period 2nd – 10th June 2014 (both days inclusive). The cost of an application form is Rs. 1,000/- (non refundable). No application forms will be sent by post.
Purchase and submission of an application form will not guarantee an interview/admission to the school.
The Education Ministry declared February 28 as a school holiday for Hindu schools in view of Maha Sivarathri observations. Ministry Secretary Anura Dissanayake said. Hindu schools will function on March 8 to cover the holiday he said.
Northwood College, Colombo invites applications for the new enrolment of pre-school educations with small classes with student centered learning. Teaching robotics from the age of 7, leadership development from a very young age. Range of sports and extracurricular activities.
For more information visit Main School: No 103, Dr. N M Perera Road (Cotta Rd), Colombo 8, call on 0112695103 or Pre-School : No 388, Robert Gunawardana Mawatha, Battaramulla. Tel : 0112053044 | Mob : 0777 486299, 0777 122221, 0778 774906
The Leading Visakha nursery calls Admissions for the Year 2014, those who wish to send their kids to Visakha Nursery could visit to Visakha Nursery on weekdays from 8.30 Am to 12.00 Noon to collect Application form.
The Visakha Nursery will fulfil the below stated quality jobs with prenatal care
A New Pathway to Montessori / Preschool Education…
Visakha Nursery SCHOOL is a well established Educational institution aiming to bring the best out in each child to fulfil his / her potential.
Admission – 2 ½ Years to 5+ Years
Qualified & Experienced team of dedicated Teaching Staff
School Curriculum in English Medium
Colour ful, attractive & exciting environment for young learners
A well equipped children’s Play area
A well equipped Computer Lab for the use of the kids
Convenient location with easy access from two Main Roads with 24 hrs Security
Modern Teaching methods with the use of AMI apparatus along with a well designed curriculum and all round exposure of the child to Art @ Craft, Music, Dancing, Ballet, and Elocution / Speech
St.Thomas College Mout-lavinia invites applications for the student enrollment for Grade 6-2014 Sinhala/Tamil Medium. Students who have passed grade V scholarships examination with high marks may apply. A few scholarship will be offered to deserving Students.
A typed or written application form should be submit to the warden St.Thomas College, mount lavinia. Together with the following documents. Please include your contact address and telephone number in your application.
There are no vacancies in the English medium
Copy of the Birth Certificate of the Student
A Certify Copy of the Grade 5 scholarship exam result from the principal of the present school (very important)
Copies of certificates of sports/ extra curriculum activities
Applications are called for vacancies in Grade 01 at S. Thomas’ College, Mount Lavinia for the year 2014 for boys of 5 years of age as at 31.1.14, and for vacancies in Grades 1-10 at S. Thomas’ College Gurutalawa.
Those who wish to apply should collect an application form from the College Office on any school day between 2pm and 3pm during the period 3rd-10th June 2013 (both days inclusive). The cost of an application form is Rs. 1,000/-(Non refundable). No application forms will be sent by post.
Purchase and submission of an application form will not guarantee an interview/admission to the schools.
There is a big question to every parents and guardian about the Grade 1 School admission criteria, the Ministry of Education following a specific Marks Allocations for the grand 1 Admission on below formats.
Out of the vacancies existing in Grade One in a school the number of children to be selected by the first interview will be made from the children belonging to the following categories according to the percentages indicated here.
Children of residents in close proximity to the school 50%
Children of parents who are Past Pupils of the school 25%
Brothers /sisters of students already studying in the school 15%
Children of persons in the staff of Institutions directly involved in school education 05%
Children of officers in Government /Corporations/ State Bank services receiving transfers on exigencies of service 04%
Children of persons arriving after living abroad with the child 01%
Marks will be allocated for selection according to the marking scheme ;the Maximum number of marks obtainable will be 100.
If even one of the documents submitted to the Interview Board is found to be illegal, the application maybe rejected by the Interview Board for this reason alone.
Provisions have been made available in the application for the inclusion of details relating to registration in electoral lists. Parents/ Legal Guardians who wish to submit information relating to registration in electoral lists should obtain them from the Grama Niladhari officers and fill in the relevant section. This information should be certified by the applicant himself.
The Ministry of Education invites applications for the Grade 1 Appointment to the government school. The Parents/ Legal Guardians who expect to admit their children to Grade 1 in Schools in year 2014 should forward their applications prepared in conformity with the specimen form and according to the instructions given in this notification addressed to the relevant Heads of Schools by registered post to reach them before 30th June 2013.
See below images for a Specimen School Admission 2014