Gateway College, Negombo
The school in Negombo, with a serene environment bordering the lagoon with spacious play areas and modern facilities attracts students from the coastal areas from Wattala to Chilaw and many cities in the Gampaha District. As one of the fastest growing institutions within the Gateway group, Gateway Negombo has expanded its services within 4 years to offer quality education to over 600 students from 2 ½ to 18 years of age with classes from Play Group to Advanced Level.
Principal Gateway College Negombo
Mrs Devika Alldis’s career in education
spans over 25 years in government and
international schools. She has taught English
Language, English Literature and Western
Classical Civilisation at both International
General Certificate of Secondary Education
(IGCSE) and GCE Advanced Level. Additionally,
she has been a Teacher Trainer, Examination
Officer and a Visiting University Lecturer. In
2008, she was appointed as Headmistress of
Gateway College Negombo.
Her dynamism and energy have contributed greatly for the rapid progress of the establishment and her ability to hold the entire school community together as a family has been the hallmark of her success. Mrs Alldis holds a BA in English Language and Literature from the University of Sri Jayewardenepura and an MA in Linguistics from the University of Kelaniya, Sri Lanka.
She was professionally trained at the Teacher Training College, Peradeniya and with TEFL from University of Toronto.