SSLSD celebrated the 67th Independence Day of Sri Lanka yesterday in the school premises. Chairman Mr. Kumudu Fonseka and Mrs. Fonseka were Chief Guests.
The programme saw the hoisting of the national flag and the national anthem presented by a group of junior students. With the participation of many students, the programme also included a song that evoked patriotism presented by students of junior and senior school.
Several students received certificates of excellence as they participated in the essay and speech competitions that were organized prior to the celebration.
Speaking at the event, both the chairman and the principal reiterated the importance of promoting peace, harmony and unity through our thoughts and deeds.