Hon.Minister of Education Prof G.L.Peiris visits Sacred Heart Convent

Prof.G.L. Peiris visited Sacred Heart Convent along with the cabinet minister Dr. Ramesh Pathirana, Secretaries to the Ministries, Directors of Ministry of Education, corporate leader and the chairman of Derena TV  Mr. Dilith Jayaweera, Deputy Inspector General of Police- Galle, Mr.Nuwan Wedasinghe, Members of PPA and SDC In order to review the development plan of the school

Hon.Minister was warmly welcomed by the Principal Rev. Sr. Sandya Fernando ,  other Reverend Sisters and teachers. He also took time to address the staff who gathered to welcome him.


Sacred Heart Convent Marks 125 Years of Excellence

Sacred Heart Convent – undoubtedly the  most sought after school in the Southern Province marked its quasquicentennial year in 2021. It was quite heartening to see Heartians around the country gather around the most sacred and closest place to their hearts to mark the 125th year of their beloved Alma Marter.

A commemorative school calendar was launched to mark this special milestone in the school history at an event held at the Centenary Hall of Sacred Heart Convent on 29th January. The former deputy principal Ms. Elizabeth Senanayake graced the occasion as the Chief Guest.


The 10th Death Anniversary of Rev. Sr. Rosina Nanayakkara

A memorial program was organised on 11th of January 2021 to mark the Death Anniversary of Rev. Sr. Rosina Nanayakkara in the school premises with the reopening of the school for the first term. The principal Rev. Sr. Sandya Fernando, other Rev. sisters, all the teachers and students paid tribute to the late principal and remembered her by lighting up lamps. We will always remember her as a great sense of inspiration for future achievements.


Happy 124th Anniversary to Sacred Heart Convent and to all Heartians!

SHC celebrated her 124th Anniversary on 24th of November 2020 at the Centenary Hall with the participation of the principal Rev. Sr. Sandya Fernando as the Chief Guest. It started in the usual Catholic tradition with a Holy Mass conducted at the school Cathedral by Rt. Rev. Dr. Raymond Wickramasinghe, the Bishop of Galle Diocese.

May you continue your excellent journey of producing all rounded outstanding woman generation to serve mother Lanka humbly and loyally whilst bringing glory to your alma- marter!


Happy Children’s Day!

The children’s Day Celebration was held on the fifth of October, 2020 at the Centenary Hall. The Chief Guest of the event was the principal Rev. Sr. Sandya Fernando. The lineup of events included many entertainment programs by the teachers and some inspirational speeches. The day was a reminder that every child deserved education, nurturing and the best of everything.


Bidding Farewell to Our Exceptional Principal

SHC bade farewell to their exceptional principal Rev.Sr. Patsy Nesamalar who retired from active service. She is a marvelous person and strict disciplinarian. She guided the school with initiative, energy and wisdom. Under her the school was upgraded an every sphere of activity revitalized and she had an uphill task in maintaining the standard of the school. SHC expresses its sincere gratitude to her for all her exceptional contribution to the development of the school.

Sacred Heart Convent greets new principal Rev. Sr. Sandya Fernando.

Sacred Heart Convent greeted the new principal Rev. Sr. Sandya Fernando. She took over the position of principal of Sacred Heart Convent on 3rd of June 2020. She is a past heartian and a teacher with great responsibility in SHC from 2007 until 2015. Being a devoted nun, inspiring , guiding and supporting each child is her goal. And she hopes to work together to ensure continued success.



Play Day of Primary School

Sacred Heart convent held its Play Day on 5th of March 2020 at the school ground. A number of children’s games and fun activities were organized to give them a day full of enjoyment. The junior band display and drill display took attention of those who were present to witness the event. Ms. S.M. Chandrawathi, the director of zonal education office graced the occasion as the chief guest. The principal, deputy principals, teachers and parents also witnessed the event.     

Sacred Heart Convent celebrates Sinhala day -2020

The Heartians celebrated their Sinhala Day on 3rd of March 2020. The programme commenced at 8.00a.m. at the Centenary Hall after welcoming of the chief guest Mr. Pradeep Muthukuda Arachchi and the lightning the traditional oil lamp. Students from all grades performed outstandingly. The event was thoroughly enjoyed by the children, who were enthusiastic to see the display of Sinhala culture and tradition.