The Merge emerges 3rd at Gecko Factor!

After competing against the school’s most talented individuals, the Merge managed to secure 3rd place at Gecko Factor last Friday, the 17th of February (which also hap The Merge is our Grade 12 dance group who performed at our annual talent show. As a proud member of the ten individuals, I can confidently say that…

Community Film Studio

Community Film recently unveiled its own dedicated studio in school. It is already solving many of our logistical problems when it comes to having our own workplace and storing our equipment. The new space comes equipped with a complete lighting kit consisting of green, black and white screens, 2 diffusor lights, 2 umbrella lights and…

Weekly Sinhala – A CF Program

Ars per the principal’s request to promote Sinhala, Sri Lanka’s primary language, in school, Community Film launched a new video series called Weekly Sinhala. Its purpose is to teach the OSC community one new Sinhala word/phrase by making a 30-40 second video every week. Although the series is a very effective method to support the…

An Epilogue to DP1 CAS

Learning done outside the classroom is important to me and I’m able to achieve this through the Creativity, Action, and Service (CAS) program. At the beginning of DP1, I set some goals for myself with regards to the three different areas. As this school year comes to an end, it’s time to look over those…

UN Day Celebrations & Video

United Nations Day is an annual global commemoration of the anniversary of the UN Charter signed in 1945. It is traditionally celebrated worldwide with meetings, discussions and exhibits about the achievements and goals of the organization. Here, at the Overseas School of Colombo (OSC), UN Day was organized by the MUN group in the school,…

Community Film – A New Service Initiative

There are many brilliant service organisations in our school. However, they do not receive the attention they deserve. So, 2 people, Mohamed and  I, decided to bring change and founded our new service, Community Film, which aims to document and raise awareness for the various other service groups present in the school through the medium of film.…

Model United Nations

OSC’s MUN delegation this year looks very strong and has a lot of potential. We have delegates all the way from grade 7 to 11. Every Monday, we meet for an hour to prepare for the conference in February, whether it be through discussion or debate. Novices or experts, everyone will help us strengthen as…