The class of 2020 of Gateway College Colombo went out in grand style with a graduation ceremony held on the 9th of August, at the Ballroom of the Shangri- La Hotel, Colombo, as they celebrated 13 years of school life and devoted service to their Alma Mater. The event, put together by the students and their teachers, was a night to remember with several entertainment items presented by the multitalented students. The ceremony which applauded the graduation of 106 students was attended by the school management, academic staff, graduates and family members amounting to over 500 guests in total. Being one of the largest post COVID functions hosted by Shangri-La, this event was worked off with all mandatory procedures in mind.
The ceremony marked an important milestone in the lives of the graduating students and was a fitting farewell to the Batch of 2020 which has been an exceptional one. Advanced Level results for the batch of 2020 have now been released and several students have received outstanding results. Among them, seven students have obtained 4 A Stars each while eight have received 3 A Stars each. Numerous students have received offers from prestigious universities such as the University of Cambridge, Imperial College London, University College London, Loughborough University, University of Melbourne, New York University, University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) and University of Toronto; a fitting end to a successful school career.