8/26/2013 3:37 PM
The Prize Giving 2012 was held on Friday the 12th, July 2013 under the distinguished patronage of Honorable Bandula Gunawardhane, Minister of Education. 351 students were awarded prizes on the occasion.
Yumal Chathuranga Kuruppu received the Best All Rounder award for the academic year 2012.
His list of achievements are:
1) member of the College Senior Choir, Eastern Music Group, has won awards for Instrumental and Vocal Competitions. He also has a Sangeeth Vidyapathi degree from Bhath Kande, Lucknow.
2) has won a merit award at Science Olympiad.
3) awards for short story, poetry, English announcing and singing.
4) all round player of Kandy Cricket Academy,
5) has won championships in Badminton, Chess, Cricket and Tennis at School level.
6) has won a Golden Star award as a Cub Scout,
7) did G.C.E(A/L) in 2012 in Biological Science stream, obtained 3 distinctions (A) and ranked all-Island 10th to enter the Faculty of Medicine.
8) won Karunaratne “Dhammapada” Prize donated by Muhandiram K.D. Karunaratne Fund
9) won a Special Cash Donation of Rs.100,000/= by the School Development Society, and a special cash award, donated by Galpoththewela Development fund.
10) the winner of Deshyamanya Dr.M.H.G Siriwardana memorial Gold Medal donated by Mrs. Doris de Siriwardane and the Teachers' Welfare Society Prize for the Best All Rounder.
Yumal is also a DAANA scholar, he is the student appeared in the YouTube clip on the DAANA website. He has also submitted few poems to the DAANA wallpaper.