Mrs. L.K. Jayathilake , a dedicated , resourceful and self motivated individual with a solid commitment to the social and academic growth of the children , who determined to make a difference in the lives of the young students.
Hailed from Galle District, She received her formal education from Christ Church College, Baddegama, and graduated in Science at the university of Kalaniya in 1982. Hard working and reliable and goal-driven nature, accomplished with knowledge sharing capacity, created her to become a professional educator. She joined the education service in 1983. Since then her challenging of success to the present position , is a proven example to many those who want in discover the hidden potentials within themselves.
Her appointment in Royal College as a Biology teacher in 1991 February, paved her way to enlighten the knowledge seeking souls of the young and beyond doubt the most of her students today are the medical practitioners in the country.
Later she obtained the Post Graduate Diploma in Education in 1989 and became the sectional head of the Advance Level Science Section. A dream come to to reality in 2009, when she assumed duties of the Principal Service-2 and was called upon to commence duties at Royal College. The same year she received her Post Graduate Diploma in Education management(PGDEM) with the merit pass.
It was proud and overwhelming moment in her life, when she honored at ‘GURU PRATHIBA PRABA‘, according to Mahinda Chinthana. A person who possess modest and humble nature, was apprehensive in talking the credit for achievement, even if it was overdue.
Her organization skills combined with ability to prioritize a substantial workload still makes her to enjoy sharing knowledge and helping students to realize their dreams while shouldering many other responsibilities. Teaching is very rewarding for her. During the process she has self educated herself and also found fresh opportunities to sharpen her skills and creativity.
Mrs. L.K. Jayathilake who reaches her two and half decades of excellence, is currently holding the position of an Assistant Principal and Sectional Head of the Advance Level Science Section at Royal College. As learning and teaching boundless , her aim is to live up to her full potential, benefiting others and the society as well