School Profile


St. Sebastian’s College, Kandana, which has a proud history of nearly a century, was opened in 1920 nearby St. Sebastian’s Church of 40 students. On Sunday, July 22, 1979, the school’s history was transformed into another tract of land adjacent to St. Sebastian’s College, where high school students from grade 6 could study.

The school had a total of 170 early grade students and the staff of the school comprised 11 teachers. In the 1980s, the A / L classes began with the Arts stream, and the Commerce and Science stream began later. St. Sebastian’s Senior School and St. Sebastian’s Primary School, which were two schools since 01/01/2007, were merged into one administrative structure.

Renowned as one of the most popular schools in the area, the school has been revived as St. Sebastian’s College. by Fr. A.R.S. Hemantha Fernando.

The number of teachers is currently around 85 and has achieved remarkable achievements in both academic and extracurricular activities.

Name of the School WP/ NEG/ St. Sebastian’s College
Address WP/NEG/ St. Sebastian’s College , Kandana
School Type 1 AB Provincial 1-13 Boys
Contact Number 0112232093
Fax Number 0112232093
Email Address [email protected]
School Development Account Number 175-100170014723
Divisional Secretariat Ja-Ela
Grama Niladari Division Nadurupitiya
Educational Division Ja-Ela
Educational Zone Negambo
Province Western
Number of Students 2007
Number of Teachers 85
Principal Fr. A.R.S.H. Fernando