The students of D.S. Senanayake College are educated in a multicultural and multiracial background and they are motivated to engage in religious activities and daily chores of their choice within the school premises itself. In order to promote religious harmony among different ethnic groups of students, a shrine room, a church, a mosque and a Kovil is situated close at hand and the main religious functions and events are conducted by all religions.
The students of D.S. Senanayake College are education in a multicultural and multiracial background and they are motivated to engage in religious activities and daily chores of their choice within the school premises itself. In order to promote religious harmony among different ethnic groups of students, a shrine room, a church, a mosque and a Kovil is situated close at hand and the main religious functions and events are conducted by all religions.
D.S.Senanayake College has lot of equipped laboratories. They are divided sections as Grade 06 & 07, 08 & 09, 10 & 11 and for the Advanced level Bio-stream. In the Advanced level stream, for different subjects they are different separated laboratories. Those are well equipped laboratories and the students take the maximum benefit. It proves when analyzing the Bio-science stream Advance level results.
Our school strives to mold its students to be ideal healthy citizens by promoting their physical health. Hence the school new ground has been renovated with modern facilities.
Arunalu building was initiated and erected as a three storied building to enhance the aesthetic skills of the senanayakiens. The ground flow is occupied by the students who follow western music. The second flow is fully equipped with the musical instruments such as pianos, guitars, drums, recorders, violoncellos, accordions and with some percussion instruments to facilitate their aesthetic talents. Primary, junior & senior choir practices are conducted here. And also, primary & western cadet band practices are also conducted. The uppermost flow of the building is occupied by the dancing which is well equipped with the eastern musical instruments, props & costumes.
The school medical clinic is maintained by the school first aid unit. The school first aid unit covers all the occasions in the school and is ready to provide first aid in any emergency case.
A specialized classroom is present in the school premises that is especially designed for the students who need special need & care with various modern technological devices & other facilities. Necessary training & development methods are used to enroll these students to grade one.
The hostel of D.S. Senanayake College provides accommodation to over 200 students. It provides shelter & protection to the scholars those who are coming from distant areas. The Government of Sri Lanka offered a building previously occupied by the Crime Investigation Bureau in 2003. After renovating the building, the school hostel was opened in January 2003. In 2017, a solar power panel system was fixed by the Old Boys Association in the school hostel by making it The Island’s first school hostel with a solar power conservation system.
Our students are fortunate to get a modern main hall called ‘’R. I.T Alles’’ memorial hall. We have two auditoriums called ‘’Subhashana’’ and science section auditoriums.
To enrich the students with the computing knowledge, computer labs are functioning in our school. Two computer labs referred to as Lab 1 & Lab 2 are present in the grade seven section. And also, commerce & primary sections have their own.
As a college with a high concern on the physical health of the students, we have some courts that are specialized for various sports. Our college possess two basketball courts, an indoor badminton court, a squash court, a tennis court & a volleyball court.
The Library Learning & Resource Centre is in the science section where primary, commerce & grade 10-11 students have their separate libraries. These libraries are consisted of thousands of books to facilitate not just reading skills but also for the other secretarial work of the teachers & students.
Senanayakiens are lucky enough to have an attractive swimming pool which is not only used by senanayakiens but also the students of neighboring schools.
Dental unit is specialized to maintain healthy teeth of the students. Dental unit provides various services such as removing, filling, scaling & polishing of teeth. Our dental unit is not just for senanayakians, but also provides orthodontic treatments for the neighbouring schools and pre schools. this unit is also well equipped as a modern dental clinic.
School savings units are maintained by some reputed financial institutions giving opportunity to practice savings from the childhood for the future prosperity.
The school cafeterias for senior & junior students produce & provide fresh & delicious food during the interval.