Mahanama College

Mahanama College is an excellent school among major schools in the country , which has six decades of bright history.Mahanama College developed in a very small time compared to the other schools and holds an unique place in education and extra curricular activities.

School Founder’s Day 1954-01-05
Name of Founder Principal Ven. Wehalle Dhammanande Thero
Number of students in founded day 05
School Type I AB SUPER ( National School )
Number of class and students
(20 th December 2018)
  •  Primary section (Grade 1-5) – 28 Classes(1242 students)
  • Junior section (Grade 6-9) – 32 Classes (1464 students)
  •  Junior Secondary section (grade 10/11) – 16 Classes (754 students)
G.C.E. (A/L) Section
  • Science Section (Grade 12/13) – 10 Classes(290 students)
  • Commerce Section (Grade 12/13) – 08 Classes (316 students)
  • Art Section (Grade 12/13) – 03 Classes (102 students)
  • Technology Section(Grade 12/13)- 02 Classes (40 students)
Examination Department 06122
Academic staff strength 180 Teachers
Non-academic staff strength 35
School colours White, Gold and Yellow
School houses
  • Meththa House
  • Muditha House
  • Upekka House
  • Karuna House