Welcome to Ginigathena Central Collage (GCC) situated in the heart hill country of this vibrant city. We are a leading school in the hill country and Nuwara Eliya distric designated under Nawodhya Pasal category. Our school purpose is to educate the youth of the world to take their productive place as leaders in the global community by offering our pupils a comprehensive education from grade 6 to Year 13. We are a caring community where studentís needs are a priority and where traditional Sri Lankan and modern educational values are respected and encouraged to coexist. GCC offers university Entrance GCE(Advanced Level) programs in Science, Commerce, Technology and Art aiming to provide a challenging academic environment emphasizing learning, as well as social and personal growth.
The development of the school over the past few years has been significant. The future will build on the firm foundations which have been established and on the quality of school life, especially for the benefit of our students. We have renovated our buildings and appointed new teachers. We regularly review our curriculum to ensure that it remains appropriate to the needs of our students and have a very well-established computer lab and a library to allow learners and teachers to fully exploit the very best of modern learning opportunities.
The curriculum emphasizes the acquisition of knowledge, useful skills, understanding, critical thinking, and problem-solving abilities for all students attending our school. The administration and staff believe that every student is unique and special and that they all have the ability to learn. We believe it is our responsibility as educators to nurture and develop every student to their maximum potential. Students are continually encouraged to appreciate our diverse community and to care for others by becoming global citizens, and develop a concern and active respect for the environment.
At GCC, the educational community strives for excellence by preparing students for learning beyond their school years and assisting them to become lifelong learners, as well as helping them to be self-directed, realistic, and responsible decision makers when solving problems that they will encounter in our multicultural, ever-changing world. Ultimately, each student will gain from their life at school according to the effort they apply.
We strongly believe in the importance of teachers, parents, and administrators collaborating and communicating openly and frequently. We continually improve the quality of tools of communication, including giving our parents access to an interactive website portal where they can retrieve pertinent information about their children's academic achievement. You are encouraged to regularly check our website and read about our exciting academic and co-curricular activities. We look forward to serving you and your children over the coming years. Interested parents are encouraged to contact our school and to ask any questions they may have regarding our school and the activities we carryout.
We look forward to meeting you.