Our specialty is fulfilling all the needs of children, free of charge and enabling the children to enjoy the free education by providing them with an education in a manner where their mathematical and language abilities are highlighted, and providing them with well balanced nutrition.
For this purpose 14 pre-schools have been established, which cover all the divisions of the municipality.
|01. Sri Saranankara Pre School||Saranankara Road, Kalubowila, Dehiwala|
|02.Bhathiya Road Pre School||Bhathiya Road Housing Project, Kalubowila, Dehiwala|
|03.Sri Samadi Pre School||No.35/1/4, Sri Maha Vihara Road, Kalubowila, Dehiwala|
|04.Udyana Pre School||Suhada Community Hall, Wanarathanarama Road, Kalubowila, Dehiwala|
|05.Bogahawatta Pre School||Greenland Mawatha, Kadawatha Road, Nadimala, Dehiwala|
|06.Nethra Pre School||No. 32/110, 06th Lane, Badowita, Mount Lavinia|
|07.Nelum Pre School||Peiris Road, Mount Lavinia|
|08.Gnanendra Pre School||Jayaweera Memorial Hall, Sri Gnanendra Road, Ratmalana|
|09.Sri Dharmapalarama Pre School||No. 16/30, Dharmapalarama Road, Mount Lavinia|
|10.Minimuthu Pre School||No. 06, Hena Road, Mount Lavinia|
|11.Sadaham Pre School||Sadaham Viharaya, Batagala Road, Ratmalana|
|12.Ratmalana 2 Pre School||No. 86, Jayasooriya Memorial Hall, Dharmarama Road, Ratmalana|
|13.Sadun Pre School||No. 18, 6th Lane, Borupana Road, Ratmalana|
|14. Ranajayagama Pre School||Ranajayagama, Waidya Road, Dehiwala|
These pre school teachers have participated in current internal and outside training programs.
Nethra Pre School, which belongs to the Dehiwala – Mount Lavinia Municipal Council was selected as the best pre-school in the Western Province, in the Performance Appraisal Competition held by the Department of Local Government in the year 2015.
At present, 5 pre-schools are air conditioned under the guidance and supervision of the Hon. Mayor with the aim of providing a comfortable environment for the children to study and protecting them from excessive heat, dust and mosquitos.
1.Sri Saranankara Pre School
2.Sri Dharmapalarama Pre School
3.Nethra Pre School
4.Sri Samadhi Pre School
5.Udyana Pre School
Each year, around 450 children are admitted to these pre schools.
|Monday||Red rice, Egg, Vegetables, Green Leaf Mallum|
|Tuesday||Vegetable rice, Chicken|
|Wednesday||Red rice, Egg, Vegetables, Green Leaf Mallum|
|Thursday||Red rice, Fish, Dhal, Green Leaf Mallum|
|Friday||Red rice, Potato, Soya Meat|
Supervising officers are employed in order to supervise the cleanliness and nutritional value of the food. Health Service Raksaka officers are employed for the pre schools itself.
These pre schools are operated under an annual action plan, and a syllabus and it includes educational and entertainment trips.
Similarly, the children are encouraged to participate in extra – curricular activities such as religious preachings, bakthi geetha, world children’s day programs, etc.
Clinics are held in each pre schools by the municipal council’s medical office of health for Ratmalana and Dehiwala to check the health condition of the children. Similarly, these children are directed towards dental clinics as well.
All the pre school teachers are trained according to the AMI method, which is operated under foreign funds by teachers who teach in international schools. An annual program is also introduced which includes activities that develop children physically and mentally.
A set of tools specially prepared for this task, has been given to all the pre schools.
Being children of parents who reside in the Dehiwala – Mount Lavinia Municipal Council limits.
Completion of 3 years of age