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Girls’ High School Kandy



"To integrate into the global community righteous young ladies with high ideas"


Honouring the relationship with the environment to become disciplined responsible mature women who will be able to serve with humanity with but fear or favour be open to changes and to stand up to challenges be able to hold on to their belief while respecting the convictions of others.

The First School to introduce the following

  • The School Uniform  and the Tie.
  • Girl Guide Movement.
  • School Prefect System.
  • House System.
  • Sports Meet.
  • School Colours.
  • School Song.
  • School Hymn.
  • School Crest.
  • Netball.
Educational division Gangawata, Koralaya – 0401
Zone  Kandy
Province Central
School number  12173
Grade 1ab – national school
School colour   dark blue
School houses sansom - dark blue
eaton - light blue
langdon - green
lawrance - yellow
Founded  21st may, 1879
Motto  ‘a deo auxilum’ ‘our help cometh from the lord’
Grama Sewa division Katukele – west
Electorate  Kandy
Student Population  over 5000
Academic staff  214
Non- academic staff   43



  • 2nd Jan 2018

    Welcome of Grade 5 Students to Grade 6

  • 11th Jan 2018

    Enrollment Of Grade 5 Scholarship Holders 

  • 12th Jan 2018

    "Kapruk Pujawa"- Mahiyanganaya 

  • 15th Jan 2018

    Welcome of Grade 1 Students

  • 16th Jan 2018

    School Thaipongale Programme  

  • 19th Jan 2018

    "Deye Uruma" Educational Programme

  • 25th Jan 2018

    Road Safety Program 

  • 1st Feb 2018

    "Ayurweda" Health Programme

  • 15th Feb 2018

    Annual Inter-House Sports Meet - 2018

    Girls' High School, Kandy

    1st Place                - Eaton House

    2nd Place               - Langdon House

    3rd Place               - Lawrance House

    4th Place               - Sansom House

  • 04-13th May 2018

    Global Linking - China Tour

  • 14-15th May 2018

    Orientation Programme for Grade 12 Students

  • 21st May 2018

    Founders' Day

    139th Birthday of Mother KGHS

  • 21st May 2018

    Opening of the New Smart Classroom

  • 25th May 2018

    Felicitation Programme for Retired and Transferred Teachers 

  • 31st May 2018

    Opening of the Refurbished Table Tennis Practice Room

    Project of OGA

  • 14th June 2018

    Annual Commerce Day "Arbitrium '18"

    Organized by the Commerce Society Of Girls' High School, Kandy

    At The Constance Mallet Hall

  • 20 - 22nd Feb 2018

    "ESPECTRO '18"

    The Science Society Of Girls' High School, Kandy  presented 

    The Science Exhibition

    at School Premises. 

  • 24th Feb 2018

    Leadership Program for the Intermediate Committee 2018

  • 27th Feb 2018

    Celebration of Girl Guides Thinking Day 2018

    Kandy Girls' High School

  • 3rd March 2018

    Opening of the New Mathematics Lab

  • 16th March, 2018

    Kids Athlete '18

    Annual Sports Meet Primary Section - Kandy Girls' High School

  • 21st March 2018

    101st Anniversary 

    The Guide movement was introduced to Sri Lanka by Mrs. Jenny Calverley (nee Green) who assembled the First Company of Girl Guides in Ceylon at Girls’ High School (GHS), Kandy in 21st of March 1917.

  • 26th March 2018

    Butterflies Enrollment - 2018

  • 1st April 2018

    Girl Guides Friendship Day

  • 5th April 2018

    Awurudu Celebration Primary

  • 6th April 2018

    Awurudu Celebration Senior Section

  • 6th April 2018

    End of First term 2018

  • 8th April 2018

    Jenne Green Annual Inter-School Netball Tournament

  • 23rd April 2018

    Commencement of the School 2nd Term

  • 26-28th Apr 2018

    Wesak Week


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