education with a warm touch
College, situated at 234, George E. de Silva Mawatha, Anniewatte,
Kandy, was inaugurated with the mission of creating an educational
institute in which academic achievement, sporting and cultural activity,
and service to the community are considered integral to the development
of the whole person.
provides the students with up to date facilities and a balanced
curriculum enabling them to be equipped with skills and competencies
necessary for success in life.
is co-educational with a highly qualified and experienced teaching
faculty. In the first year, classes have commenced from Montessori
to Grade 6 and the school will move up to London Ordinary Level
and Advanced Level in stages.
follows the British Syllabi. Students are provided with facilities
to pursue cultural and extra-curricular activities.
At the secondary
level and higher levels of education, the School curriculum will
include courses of study in the Science, Agriculture, Business Studies,
Information Technology and Environment which would lead the students
to pursue further education in Universities and higher Institutes.
The aim of
this educational institute is quality education with the warm touch
which is presently lacking in all aspects of life; re-introducing
English as a medium of instruction with Sinhala/Tamil taught as
has commenced special classes in Professional English, Spoken English,
Elocution, Western Music and Oriental Dancing during week-ends.
External courses in affiliation with Universities in U.S.A., U.K.,
Australia and India will be conducted.
Lt. Col. Leonard
M. de Alwis, an experienced educationist and former Principal of
Trinity College, Kandy is the Principal of the school.
Super Dream Draw Promotion
Keells Super launched the
Biggest Supermarket Raffle Draw Promotion for the 2nd consecutive
year in July 2002 a press release said.
This year the
prizes given away monthly have more than doubled in quantity. These
include a Sharp Microwave Oven, 2 items of Blue Diamond Jewellery,
2 Weekend Packages from Keells Hotels, 10 Meal Vouchers for a couple
from Pizza Hut, 8 Dinner Vouchers for two from Colombo Hilton and
2 Keells Super vouchers worth Rs. 2500
promotion gives the Grand Winner a choice of selecting a Kelsey
House or a Peugeot Cabriolet or 2 trips for a family of four to
Disneyland and Kruger Park by flying on Singapore Airlines.
there are also exciting consolation prizes which include a Sharp
TV and Stereo Systems, 5 Return Airline Tickets to Singapore, 2
Diamond Necklaces from Blue Diamonds.
All one has
to do to make their Dream Come True is to purchase for Rs. 999 at
Keells Super or Super K and be eligible to participate in the Keells
Super Dream Draw.
specially designed course for students
SSI Limited (Software Solution Integrated Limited), one
of the largest software training companies in India with over 850
branches spread out over India, Middle East, Hong Kong and China
has commenced operations of its first training centre with the aim
of creating qualified professionals, capable of work in Sri Lanka
and overseas as IT professionals, programmers, consultants, and
entrepreneurs a press release said.
consideration the large number of job opportunities that exists
for IT graduates in Sri Lanka & Overseas, SSI Limited has introduced
the IT training program IMPACT - The total Internet Program leading
to the award of Diploma in Computer Programming.
is the leader in providing training in high-end Software and Emerging
Technologies in India. Formed in 1991 by four young entrepreneurs,
the company has had an average annual growth rate of over 93% in
turnover and profits for the last three years. Today SSI Education
is rated as a top technology growth company in India and is among
the 200 most valuable companies on the Bombay Stock Exchange.
passion for the road moves on
Toyota, Japan have always been interested in introducing
cars with great style and elegance to the market and it is a fact
that Toyota's passion for the road
moves on with the introduction of the 1300cc New Corolla.
that space and comfort is a necessity rather than a luxury and have
provided the extra long wheel base which makes it easy to slip in
and slip out of the Corolla's well balanced shape. Comfortable yet
safe, the 1300cc New Corolla is a new compact vehicle for the next
generation far surpassing the technology of competitive models.
Emotional and youthful styling is harmonised in this new package
which is long lasting and of high quality design that one does not
become tired of.
The 2 NZ-FE
engine is another unique feature Toyota introduced; with the EMPS
(Electronic Motor Power Steering) system attached to the steering
column, which enables power to be drawn from a DC Motor designed
to enhance torque, optimise performance and economise steering functions.
The front chassis of this vehicle consists of a Macpherson strut
with a stabilized bar, while the rear contains a torsion beam with
toe- correcting bushing.
ever display of rare vehicles
The Sri Lanka Exhibition and Convention Centre will be the
venue for what is probably the best and largest collection of rare
and special interest automobiles ever to be seen in one place in
the Motor & Trading Post magazine in joint collaboration with
the Sri Lanka Exhibition and Convention Centre, this exhibition
will feature various motoring related Clubs and Groups and their
On show will
be over 120 cars and over 50 motorcycles. Some of the cars on display
may very well be seen for the first time by the visitor. The older
generation may remember some of these cars while it will be a new
experience for the younger enthusiast. Some rare motorcycles too
will be on display - again some of them for the first time.
also be exhibits of special interest groups such as four-wheel drive
clubs where visitors would be able to talk to current members with
a view to themselves joining a club or, group.
The Motor Club
Show is a must for people of all age groups with either an interest
in motor vehicles or an interest in the motoring history of Sri
The show dates
and times are:
Friday 23rd August - 4.00 pm to 10.00 p.m.
Saturday 24th August - 11.00 a.m. to 10.00 p.m.
Sunday 25th August - 11.00 a.m. to 10.00 p.m.
completes 22 years
Frostaire which has been in the forefront of the Air Conditioning
Industry will be celebrating their 22nd Birthday today at Aqua Pearl
Hotel, Moratuwa a press release said.
The Group was
established in 1980 mainly as a service-oriented organization catering
to the maintenance of air-conditioning and refrigeration industry,
and currently they have ventured out to so many other areas such
as - being pioneers of manufacturing air conditioners in Sri Lanka
in split & window type A/C, industrial water coolers, super
market display cabinets, freezer trucks, mortuary coolers, compressors,
ice cubes, auto air conditioning maintenance, cold rooms, bottle
coolers, telecom-munication equipment housing units, chilling and
freezing tunnels etc. They are agents of prestigious brand names
such Thermoking, Costan, Sanden and Everest.