S.NAVARANGAN Scores 155 runs

After 7 years Jaffna college cricket player S.NAVARANGAN SCORED 155 RUNS NOT OUT IN 257 BALLS against Skandavarodaya college at Bicknell field on 20/02/2018

An Innovative Professional Development Opportunity for Teachers

The Jaffna College Board has arranged a series of seminars for Jaffna College and Uduvil Girls College teachers every month on Friday evenings followed by a full Saturday program.  The topics include English language, psychology and educational management.  The...

Peace Education Seminar

An important initiative of the United Board arranged by the Madras Christian College took place at Jaffna College on January 15-19.  The Madras Christian college principal Rev Dr AlexsanderJesuthasan and his team were welcomed as resource persons for this seminar. ...

Parents Meet with Teachers

On February 5th 2018, Jaffna College had its first meeting for the year for parents of Grade 6 and 7 parents. The Vice Principals are responsible for organizing these valuable meetings on a regular basis.  Parents took this opportunity to learn more about their...

Mr. Ramesh Rajendra

Long-standing member of staff Mr. Ramesh Rajendra passed away on 23rd December 2017.  He was a teacher at the Jaffna College Technical Institute for a number of years, and more recently had been appointed in a new position as the Jaffna College Alumni Relations...

Deputy Principal

For the first time in the history, a position of Deputy principal was created by the Board of directors of Jaffna College. Mr. Anton Chandren Francis is the first appointed to this post from 09th November 2016. He is an alumnus joined the Tutorial staff of the college...

Six Young Australians Visit Jaffna College

For three weeks in July 2016, Jaffna College welcomed six Australian volunteers who came to contribute to the College’s English Language program.  Some of the volunteers had Sri Lankan heritage and were able to use the visit as an opportunity to improve their...

English Day Celebrations 2016

The annual Jaffna College English Day Celebration was held on the 17th July 2016 at 10:00 am at Ottley Hall. This is a special occasion every year where all the speeches, recitations, songs and activities are in the English language.  Enthusiastic children prepare and...

Jaffna College 2016 Prize-giving Ceremony.

Prize-giving ceremony is always an important highlight of the academic year at Jaffna College.  Students, staff, parents, teachers, clergy, Board members and many guests gather in the quadrangle to help celebrate and honour student achievements and progress. In 2016,...

A Championship Effort!

Jaffna College is pleased to announce that its college senior team of “Villuppaddu” (a Tamil cultural event) won the National level competition championship held among all Sri Lankan schools on 16 July 2016 at Colombo. Villupaddu is story telling through...

Students and Staff Remember Prof. Balan Chelliah

On Monday the 4th of July, the Jaffna College community held a remembrance function at Ottly Hall under the guidance of principal Rev.Dr.D.S.Solomon. Prof. Balan Chellia resided in Canada. He entered into eternal rest on 2nd. July 2016.  Prof. Balan Chellia is the...