Winners were selected based on the results of theory and practical examinations as stated below.
|1||Pavindu Udeesha Jayasekera||Richmond College||Gold|
|2||Anuki Chamathka Pasqual||Visaka Vidyalaya, Colombo||Silver|
|3||Sanjana Gimhani Kapukotuwa||Maliyadewa Girls School||Bronz|
|4||Sugath Ravindu Sanwara||Ananda College, Col 10||Bronz|
|5||Thinupa Anjana Wijetunga||Richmond College||Bronz|
|6||Nishala Kulathunga Bandara||R/E Ehaliyagoda National School||Merit Awards|
|7||Shakindi Vihangana||Sujatha Vidyalaya||Merit Awards|
|8||Uvindu Praveen Sumanasekara||Badulla Madya Maha Vidyalaya||Merit Awards|
|9||Sachintha Tashen Paranga Narangoda||Richmond College||Merit Awards|
|10||Sivathasan Tharsikan||Jaffna Hindu College||Merit Awards|
|11||Arulanantham Abbinanthan||Jaffna Hindu College||Merit Awards|
Winners of the COSL competition will receive medals and prizes at the annual sessions of the IChemC scheduled to be held on the 12th June at the Sri Lanka Foundation Institute.
|Sajini Nadara Boyagoda||Girl’s High School, Kandy|
|Sanjana Gimhani Kapukotuwa||Maliyadewa Girls School, Kurunegala|
|Sivathasan Tharsikan||Jaffna Hindu College, Jaffna|
|Ashika Kavindi Rathnayake||Girl’s High School, Kandy|
|Nilushi Navodya Dhanapola||Mahamaya Girl’s College, Kandy|
|Thinupa Anjana Wijetunga||Richmond College, Galle|
|Uvindu Praveen Sumanasekara||Badulla Madya Maha Vidyalaya, Badulla|
|Anisha Jude Joachimson||Chundikulai Girls’ College, Jaffna|
|Jeyanandaraja Kirushikan||Jaffna Hindu College, Jaffna|
|Arulananthan Abbinanthan||Jaffna Hindu College, Jaffna|
|Charuka Nishala Kulathunga Bandara||R/E Ehaliyagoda National School, Ehaliyagoda|
|Pamudi Mahinsa Jayalathge||Sanghamitta Balika Vidyalaya, Galle|
|Manthi Nisansa Weerathunga||Southlands College, Galle|
|Sachintha Tashen Paranga Narangoda||Richmond College, Galle|
|Sithum Minthaka||Ananda College, Col 10|
|Pavindu Udeesha Jayasekara||Richmond College|
|Varnakulendran Anathiriyan||Sri-Koneswara Hindu College, Trinco|
|Sugath Ravindu Sanwara||Ananda College, Col 10|
|Samith Kavishka Karunathilake||Badulla Madya Maha Vidyalaya, Badulla|
|Dewni Liyanage||Southlands College, Galle|
|Anuki Chamathka Pasqual||Visaka Vidyalaya, Colombo 5|
|Ishani Udeshiaka Kumari||Girl’s High School, Kandy|
|Thayaparan Nisan||Jaffna Hindu College, Jaffna|
|Janith Mayara Bandara Dissanayake||Trinity College, Kandy|
|Kavin Tharusha Pathirage||D S Senanayake College, Col 7|
|Shakindi Vihangana||Sujatha Vidyalaya, Matara||
Announcement (March 14, 2018)
|Previous Location||New Location|
|University of Colombo||Sirimavo Bandaranayake Balika Vidyalaya, Colombo 07|
|Univesrity of Kelaniya||Mahamaya Balika Kiribathgoda|
|University of Sri Jayawardhanapura||Samudradevi Balika Vidyalaya, Nugegoda|
|Univeristy of Ruhuna||Sujatha Balika Vidyalaya, Mathara|
Preliminary round of the proposed Chemistry Olympiad – Sri Lanka – 2018 and
All Island Interschool Chemistry Quiz – 2017/2018
This is to inform you that the Institute of Chemistry Ceylon (IChemC) has organized the Chemistry Olympiad Sri Lanka and All Island Interschool Chemistry Quiz competitions with the intention of increasing student interest in Chemistry and facilitating the learning of fundamental concepts of Chemistry. We are pleased to invite a team of students from your school to participate in these competitions.
The preliminary selection round for both competitions will be held on 11th March 2018 at 10.00 am at ten university premises listed overleaf. Maximum of 8 students of Grade 12 (Sit for A/Ls in 2019 for the first time) Bio Science and Physical Science sections can participate from each school.
The duration of the examination will be two hours and will be conducted in all three languages, English / Sinhalese / Tamil. The question paper will consist of 50 multiple choice questions and around 10 structured type questions which covers the first 5 units of the Advanced Level Chemistry syllabus, along with questions on basic organic chemistry. During this competition general knowledge in Chemistry will also be tested. A model paper will be displayed in our website (www.ichemc.edu.lk) and also on the COSL FB page in due course.
Depending on the performances of the preliminary examination, the students will be invited to take part in the final round of the Chemistry Olympiad competition and also at the Interschool Chemistry Quiz Competition. A theory and practical workshop will be conducted at the IChemC for the finalists of the Chemistry Olympiad.
A copy of the letter of authority issued by the Secretary, Ministry of Education giving permission for the conduct of this competition is attached herewith.
Please reply on the attached form before 8th February 2018. Kindly pass this form and information to the relevant teacher/s to do the needful. For any further clarifications please communicate with Ms Manisha Goonathilaka (Phone number 0112861231 email: email@example.com).
Thanks & Regards,
Dr. Chinthaka Ratnaweera
Chairperson / Chemistry Olympiad Sri Lanka
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