SSLSD hosted the Inter-School Scrabble Tournament once again this year in commemoration of the 67th Independence Day of Sri Lanka.
The tournament saw the participation of 9 schools with the participation of team SSLSD. As a result over 180 players took part in the tournament which was organised on WESPA (international) standards.
Veteran QBS Radio announcer Mr. Elias Chalouhi was Chief Guest at the tournament. Chairman Mr. Kumudu Fonseka and Mrs. Fonseka together with members of the Board of Trustees were guests of honour. Ms. Judith Britten, a well-known Scrabble enthusiast who mentors young Scrabble players in Qatar assisted in coaching students and introducing the international standards to the host school SSLSD.
The tournament consisted of three rounds at the end of which MES Indian School became 2nd Runner-Up, Philippines International School became 1st Runner-Up and SSLSD were declared champions of 2015. Several students were awarded individuals prizes for their performances.