Help Us

Help Us

The school is considering a number of projects for the future.  However, all of the projects require additional finances which the school does not currently have.  At the present time, the school is financed with a combination of parental contributions and sponsorships or donations from individuals and local enterprises. None of the parents are able to afford the full cost of educating their child and such specialised education is not available through the mainstream system.  Currently the monthly overheads are outpacing the monthly income of the school.  This is despite the fact that the teacher’s salaries, which account for over 60% of the overheads, are at a bare minimum. In addition, due to the financial situation of the school, it is unable to take children whose parents cannot afford to pay a minimum monthly contribution.

Our school is small, so even small contributions can make a big difference.  If you are able to help in any way possible, then please click on the links below to find out more:

· Individuals
· Organisations
· Schools

Our promise – We can promise you that every cent you donate will go towards the running of the school.  No expenses are claimed by any board members or volunteers.  You will be kept updated with all news relating to the School via our newsletters.  Above all else, we can promise you that your generous contribution will make a real difference to the lives of children with intellectual disabilities and their families.


Special Thanks - We would like to give a special thanks to the following individuals for their continuing support over the years:


· Mr and Mrs. Bernard Sinniah (UK) for sponsoring the rent of the school premises.
· Mr and Mrs Madeleine Fernando for the free use of their swimming complex at Swiss Villa, Moratuwa.
· The Swiss Ladies Charity Group for their financial support over the years.
· Mrs Elvira Merz for her constant support and fundraising efforts in Switzerland.
· Mr Mahen Chanmugam for the design concept of the school newsletters and brochure.
· Mr Dominic Sansoni, Mr Sebastian Posingis, Mr. Christopher J. Craig, Mrs. Olivia Bonnal -Sansoni for the donation of photographs for our greeting cards project.
· Mr. Vili Sintonen, web site creation



Copyright © 1996-2017 ideSchool Colombo, Sri Lanka.
Please respect the privacy of our students.
All photos posted on this site are not to be reproduced for any purpose without prior consent from the school. . All rights reserved.