ABOUT SHEFFIELD INTERNATIONAL SCHOOL
TEACHERS AND STAFF
The school is well staffed by qualified teachers. A Chief Operating Officer manages the day-to-day running of the school, assisted by a range of administrative and support staff. We implement an enriched curriculum by intergrating the features of the International and national curriculum. The activities of the school are centred round the total development of the child.
Providing an education from the Pre School to the GCE Advanced Level following the British Curriculum and the National Curriculum in English medium for the all-round development of the student under a Sri Lankan cultural environment.
Mrs Hema Wellalage is a very well qualified teacher and experienced school Principal. She has a BA (Hons.) degree and MA in Education from the Universities of Ceylon, Peradeniya and Colombo respectively, together with a Post Graduate Diploma in Education and a Higher Diploma in Counselling and Psychology. She was formerly the Principal at a number of leading schools, including Dudley Senanayake Vidyalaya, St Paul’s Milagiriya and Lindsay Girls’ School. She served as Deputy Director of Education in the Education Office, Ratmalana.
Sheffield International Japanese Language Institute
``Sheffield International Japanese Language Institute`` to provide future possibilities.
Japanese study and Part time jobs.
Upper School: Small class sizes ensure that each student receives individual attention. Curriculum – British Syllabus & National Syllabus. English, Sinhala, Tamil & French languages are taught.
Post A-level : We expect to develop links with overseas Universities so that students have the opportunity to study at institutions in English speaking countries and Japan. A link has already been established for students to travel abroad to study Japanese at The University in Tokyo. Further details can be obtained from the Executive Director, Nilmini Dissanayake.
Sports: including athletics, cricket, football, volleyball, netball and other sporting activities. A Sports Day is held each year.
Elocution – taught as a key timetabled subject in school; additional classes are available
Music/dance/drama – Eastern band
Arts & Crafts – biannual exhibition
Social Responsibility – Childrens and Elders Day – Sanhinda Elders Home – October 1st – entertainment – singing, dancing, music and meal.
All students have the opportunity to participate in a wide variety of Cultural, Religious and other Special Events and activities – for example: Thai Pongel, inter-ethnic and inter-religious harmony; Christmas concert; Bhathi Gee programme; Poya Days, New Year Festival, Sil Programme
AN INCREDIBLE FACULTY
Academically & Professionally qualified staff dedicated to the school giving their service
Is a resident of Nagoya – Tokyo Japan. Posses a national qualification in Motor Mechanics. Presently owns a company dealing with Agriculture & medical treatment relating to organic agriculture under the Japanese Natural Organic Agriculture.
Joining the Sheffield International (Private) Ltd with the foremost intention of providing a safe and healthy environment through introduction and promotion of Organic Agri-products among the school system focussing on environment friendly atmosphere, through collaborated Educational programmes with Japan.
Mr Korsala R Dissanayake holds a BSC Hons degree in Management, University of Dublin and a Masters degree in Human Resource Management from the University of Kelaniya He is in his final year of an LLB degree from Stafford shire University, UK.
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Dr David Symington Hodge has worked as a Senior Research Scientist for several companies in the UK and US in such fields as: aerospace materials, inks and dyes, antimicrobial agents and pharmaceuticals, and was formerly Chairman of the UK Royal Society of Chemistry, Formulation Science and Technology Group. He has been involved in schools and educational projects in countries including: UK, India, Tunisia and Sri Lanka. He also has considerable experience of tertiary education and in collaborative projects with universities.
He holds a BA from the University of Sri Jayawardanapura, Sri Lanka, and is presently one of the Directors of Sheffield International School, and is currently the Administrative Manager of Sheffield International School and Sheffield International Language Center.
INTERNATIONAL LANGUAGE CENTER
This festival celebration is a great enjoyment for both students & teachers. It becomes a living experience to the students
The Annual Concert with its full blast of colour & activity is an event looked forward to by the entire school community.
Prefects Day is commenced annually at the Sheffield International School premises.
National Independence Day is commemorated with a special assembly. Speeches & Drama focusing on the National Leaders.
The Sports Meet is a grand event at the School. Parents get a chance to participate for events and this enhances better relationship with the ...