Matara Central College

Matara Central College is a mixed school in Matara City. It is located in Matara District, southern part of Sri Lanka.

Matara Central College
Location

Sri Lanka
Information
TypeMixed Government School
Mottoඅපි ඔබේ ජීවය වෙමු
(We shall be your life)
Established1932; 90 years ago (1932)
Grades1–13
Number of studentsOver 3000
Color(s)
  •   Blue
  •   White
Websitewww.mrcentralcollege.sch.lk

HistoryEdit

Matara Central College was Established in 1932. It was populated as central college and now it is established as a National School under category of the Ministry of Education, Sri Lanka.

School FlagEdit

 

Blue and White are the school colors.

Matara Central College TodayEdit

Today Matara Central College has over 3000 students and they are guided by the principal, six deputy principals and 130 teachers.

 
Matara District

Past PrincipalsEdit

Principal Time Period
Mr. B. Chanrasena 1932.01.01 – 1933.07.02
Mr. C. Silve 1933.07.03 – 1937.05.02
Mr. D.C. Hewavitharana 1937.05.03 – 1939.05.03
Mr. J.P.C. Abyakoon 1939.05.04 – 1948.09.01
Mr. D. Deevasurendra 1948.09.02 – 1948.11.02
Mr. G.C.S. Veerasuriya 1948.11.03 – 1952.11.02
Mr. F.D. Nagahawatta 1952.11.03 – 1961.01.01
Mr. H.G. Ganathilaka 1961.01.02 – 1970.10.01
Mr. J.P.Samarasinhla 1970.10.02 – 1973.09.19
Mrs.Wicramathilaka 1973.09.20 – 1975.12.31
Mr. S.H. Kumarasingha 1976.01.01 – 1978.02.09
Mr. C. Senaweera 1978.02.10 – 1988.02.04
Mr. R.B. Piyasena 1988.02.05 – 1996.12.05
Mr. K.A. Somapala 1996.12.06 – 2006.07.05
Mr. L.G.S. Yaapa 2006.07.06 – 2007.07.14
Rev. A. Gunarathana Thero 2007.07.15 – 2009.10.26
Mr. R.M. Premathilaka 2009.10.27 – Now

SportsEdit

College HousesEdit

College Houses' names and colors:

  • Sathya :gree  
  • Maithree : Red  
  • Shanthi : Yellow  
  • Veerya : Green  

External linksEdit