History

 

Since its inception in the year 1904 By Mr.Piyadasa Romnachandra. Eheliyagoda Central College has been a pioneer central college in Sri lanka.
While searching the History of the college we found the First name as the Kendangamuwa Boys’ School. It was a Boys College. In 1946 it was a junior School and in 1948 it became a Senior School.

Year 1968 was the foremost year of the college. Because of the Name “Eheliyagoda Central college” and in 1985 The Central college has become a National College..
Eheliyagoda National College will Continue the treasure house of Knowledge and give birth to a Generation of Students suitable for globe Village.

 

 

 

Progress of the School


1904 - Kendangamuwa Boys’ School
1928 - Kendangamuwa Sinhalese Boys’ School
1946 - Kendangamuwa Junior School
1948 - Kendangamuwa Senior School
1959 - Commencement of Advanced Level Arts Section
1959 - Introducing the School Anthem
1962 - Introducing the School Logo
1968 - Eheliyagoda Maha Vidyalaya
1973 - Commencement of Advanced Level Science Section
1973 - Commencement of Advanced Level Mathematics Section
1973 - Commencement of Advanced Level Commerce Section
1973 - Commencement of Advanced Level Home Science Section
1978 - Commencement of Advanced Level Aesthetics Section
1985 - Became a Central College
1993 - Became a National School
2007 - New Library of the School

 

 

R/Eheliyagoda Central College Names of the Principals

 

Founded - in 1904

1904 - Mr. Piyadasa Ramachandra

1929.05.02 - 1935.05.01 Mr. A. M. Perera
1933.01.09 - Mr. K. Warnakulasooriya
1935.05.05 - Mr. Rathnaweera
- 1938.05.06 Mr. W. R. D. Mudiyanse
1938.09.01 - 1941.05.01 Mr. G. D. A. Aberathna
1941.05.05 - 1941.10.02 Mr. A. P. Sooriyapperuma
1940.10.03 - 1944.01.02 Mr. S. Jayasena
1941.03.01 - 1944.01.31 Mr. E. L. Wijemanna
1945.03.01 - 1946.09.06 Mr. Lional Gunarathna
1946.09.07 - 1949.04.24 Mr. W. K. Iddawela
1949.07.01 - 1951.05.01 Mr. A. R. Fernando
1951.07.02 - 1954.12.04 Mr. A. Thilakarathne
1955.05.02 - 1956.01.02 Mr. Banneheka
1956.01.03 - 1959.01.08 Mr. G. H. Jayakodi
1959.01.09 - 1961.01.16 Mr. Meegahapola
1961.07.17 - 1968.07.14 Mr. A. Sellahewa
1968.07.18 - 1971.01.03 Mr. B. S. Gunasekara
1971.01.03 - 1972.04.10 Mr. Pereliye K. Harischandra
1972.10.05 - 1976.05.01 Mr. A. M. S. D. Wijesiriwardhana
1976.02.05 - 1976.09.05 Mr. H. A. Amarasekara
1976.09.06 - 1977.03.30 Mr. P. D. A. S. Gunasekara
1978.01.06 - 1979.06.04 Mr. Mahindarathna Dasanayaka
1979.06.12 - 1980.11.15 Mr. Siril Madurasinghe
1980.11.17 - 1983.04.04 Mr. K. N. Jayathilaka
1983.04.05 - 1987.02.27 Mr. J. A. Sugathadasa
1987.03.01 - 1987.09.30 Mr. N. K. Palihena
1987.10.01 - 1989.04.30 Mr. A. M. Vithana
1989.05.01 - 1989.05.14 Mr. N. K. Palihena
1989.05.15 - 1995.02.15 Mr. W. Wimal Jayasekara
1995.02.16 - 1995.05.01 Mrs. M. V. P. K. Munasinghe
1995.05.02 - 1995.12.21 Mr. H. W. S. Handapagoda
1995.12.22 - 1995.12.30 Mr. R. Dhanarathne
1995.12.31 - 2000.01.31 Mr. L. W. Somathilaka
2000.02.01 - 2000.05.07 Mr. R. Dhanarathne
2000.05.08 - 2001.02.12 Mr. H. G. T. Millawitiya
2001.02.13 - 2003.01.25 Mr. D. P. Dharmadasa
2003.01.06 - 2003.03.25 Rev. Eheliyagoda Dharmapala Thero
2003.03.26 - 2004.08.12 Mr. D. A. D. R. Premalal Delpachithra
2004.08.13 - 2004.09.26 Mr. R. Dhanarathne
2004.09.27 - Up to now Mr. E. S. Gamini Rajadasa