Quiz Club

Our Society ...

D.S. Senanayake College Quiz Club is arguably one of the most active societies in the entire school. While providing knowledge among the many members and thrill seekers, it also boasts an active participation of inter-school and other Quiz Competitions. The society is open to any who is in the hunt for thrills and knowledge.

Our Quiz Club was formed in 2013. It was earlier known as the Quiz League of D.S. Senanayake College. Then the club was renamed as the D.S. Senanayake College Quiz Club on the 2nd of February, 2018. This club was formed with the aim of encouraging students to develop their general knowledge skills, with awareness towards the current facts. The club comprises of junior and senior quiz teams in order to represent school in various quiz competitions throughout the island.

Events Accomplished by the Quiz Club

Our quiz club has successfully organized several projects in school level and two all island quiz competitions WITS in 2013 and Battle of the Brains in 2015 under the presidency of Hirusha Randimal and Charith Jayalath respectively. In Both occasions the events were held with the participation of numerous school quizzers.

Inter-House Quiz Competition - 2019

As the beginning of a new era, D. S. Senanayake college Quiz Club organized the Inter House Quiz Competition on 2019 ad their first event after reestablishment of the society. This is the 1st time in school history where a quiz competition was organized on a house-basis.

The event was conducted in both junior and senior sectors. Meththa house became the champions of junior sector while Shura became the champions of the senior sector. Udan Gamage and P. Amarasiri became the “Best Quizzers” in junior and senior sectors respectively.

Achievements

TV1 Pentathlon Season 2 - 2018

Among the great number of achievements we had, the greatest of all was becoming the 1st Runners Up of TV 1 Pentathlon Season 2 in 2018. Our quiz team was lead by Subath Samarawickrama alongside Nitina Gunawardhana, Seniya Senanayake, Daham Jayarathna and Ilham Asmone. After starting the journey by achieving the 2nd place at the auditions ,The Senanayakians dominated each and every game they participated to enter into the grand finale. As an amazing highlight of the show our captain Subath Samarawickrama was able to win the ‘Best Pentathlete of the Day’ award for four consecutive times. Finally our team was able to become the 1st Runners Up in the whole competition by competing against Visakha Vidyalaya, Colombo and Devi Balika Vidyalaya, Colombo at the grand finale.

Neth FM Big Match IQ - 2019

Our quiz team consists of Subath Samarawickrama and Ilham Asmone who became winners of the Neth FM Big Match IQ – 2019 encounter by beating Mahanama College on the 27th of February, 2019. This radio quiz event was held between two schools with collaboration to our annual big match “Battle of the Golds – 2019”

Cryptics'19 - Interschool Quiz Competition

The Senior Quiz Team of D. S. Senanayake College became the champions of Cryptics’19 – Inter School Quiz Competition organized by the Quiz Club of Sri Sumangala College, Panadura.

Subath Samarawickrama (Captain), Nitina Vaas Gunawardhana, Seniya Senanayake and Rumeth Amarasiri participated in this competition and brought victory to our College.

OUR VISION

To become a leading quiz club in Sri Lanka and assuring a standard place for D.S. Senanayake College in Sri Lankan school quizzing arena while making each member a successful quizzing personality in the island.

OUR MISSION

Promoting and developing the general knowledge skills and quizzing among the school students as an important co-curricular activity to make knowledgeable student community with a proper awareness about the world.

Office Bearers

Mrs. Deepani Meewalaarachchi

Teacher in Charge

Mr. Nuwan Rathnayake

Teacher in Charge

Subath Samarawickrama

president

Seniya Senanayake

secretary

Nitina Gunawardhana

treasurer

Ilham Asmone

vice president

Daham Jayarathna

Assistant secreatary

Chenuka Ampavila

Assistant treasurer

Demika De Silva

organizer

Pamindu Gallehewa

organizer

Akbo Weerasinghe

senior committee

Vindesh Dewan

senior committee

Kavith Costa

senior committee

Jithan Gunasekara

senior committee

Rumeth Amarasiri

senior committee

Sudhamma Chethiya

senior committee

Praveen Coorey

senior committee

Pahan Hettiarachchi

senior committee

Chanul Hewage

senior committee

Nethum Denipitiya

senior committee

About Us

We are the Quiz Club of D. S. Senanayake College ...