The spelling contest is one of the most important events of the English Colombo College. The intention of the school is to motivate students to learn the second language by building communication, speaking in public, managing pressure and this activity allows children to learn the definition, pronunciation and root of words.

In addition, other advantages of this type of event in Colombo English is that students are excluded in the activities of reading, writing and memory of the best learning skills.

The students of the Colombo English School are prepared for the world, showing self-confidence and understanding..


The immersion school program is designed specifically for students who have some knowledge of English and who wish to improve their listening comprehension, comprehension, total immersion program in which students are in contact with an English teacher who only uses The second language. In addition, in English Colombo, immersion students have the opportunity not only to improve their English language skills, but also to learn about British culture, general topics and interact in real social situations.

Living the culture is so important when students learn a foreign language. For that reason, Colombians have strong Christian beliefs, the cross on which Jesus was crucified and his resurrection are important symbols of the period around Easter. Other Easter symbols include real eggs that students create in class.


Celebrating the American festival as Valentine’s Day brings more advantages of providing meaningful and lively contact with the foreign language and culture. The communities of Colombo Inglés try to create an authentic celebration by bringing borders to students. In addition, students create the classroom environment related to the celebration and this is useful for developing teamwork, friendship, love and respect for others and for themselves.

The English Colombo College celebrates Thanksgiving to thank God for the many blessings of the year. Students enjoy a special meal together that often includes turkey, stuffing, potatoes, cranberry sauce, salsa, pumpkin pie and vegetables. This activity aims to bring students closer to the culture and celebrate this special season with not only a meal, but also some creative ideas.