Mrs. Nelum De Alwis

Monday, 09 March 2015 17:16

I am pleased to welcome you to our official web site. Hillwood College Kandy, is one of the prestigious girl’s school in the hill capital Kandy, founded by the Christian Missionaries of Church of England in 1890.

From its humble beginning of 07 girls it has grown in numbers and in many spheres to be a self funded institution of holistic education recognized by the Ministry of Education.

Located in a beautiful landscape with a panoramic view of the Kandy city, Hillwood caters to a student populace of nearly 2000 from the play school to GCE A/L in Science ,  Commerce & Arts Streams in both Sinhala and English mediums.

The credentialed academic staff , is endowed with passion and talent not only to impart knowledge for academic excellence but also to mould young lives, providing guidance and direction to find fulfilment and joy in what they do, to assert boldness and strength in challenges they face , and to embrace what is good and  honorable amidst chaos and confusion of the world.    

The school provides hostel facilities of high quality ,where over 80 students from various parts of the country live and grow as one family under the able supervision and care of competent and experienced matrons.

The College pool, Tennis court and Netball court suffice all International standards and provide facilities for skills training and development in the field of sports.
Rooted and steadfast to uphold its Christian heritage and culture, Hillwood remains a multi ethnic community that foster harmony and co-existence among students of different faiths and customs.

Blessed with upgraded facilities and resources and a community with much gifts and talents, Hillwood college has emerged gracefully as an icon of holistic education , growing from strength to strength during the past 127 years.

Past generations of Hillwoodians who have gone through the portals of this school  testify for the unique blend of academic and co-curricular education offered by us.

I invite you to share our experiences in this wonderful school that nurtures individuals to blossom into graceful femininity.