https://studentlanka.com/2013/02/27/top-best-rank-schools-2012-al-results/ [/sws_green_box] Devi Balika Vidyalaya Colombo, Ratnavali Balika Gampaha, Science College Mathale, Vishaka Vidyalaya Colombo and Pushpadana Balika Vidyalaya Kandy became the best five schools according a new formula developed by Department of Examination in ranking Sri Lankan schools. According to this list popular schools which produced inland best results and most number of 9 A's were dropped down in the list. Vishaka Vidyalaya Colombo became No 4, Ananda College No 17 became and Royal College was placed in No 19.
Minister of Education Bandula Gunawardena recently announced this list of best Sri Lankan schools based on average marks scored by candidates in a school at GCE O/L 2011 examination. This list was compiled by Research Unit of Department of Examination.
Top 15 schools according to this list.
1. Devi Balika Vidyalaya Colombo
2. Ratnavali Balika Gampaha
3. Science College Mathale
4. Vishaka Vidyalaya Colombo
5. Pushpadana Balika Vidyalaya Kandy
6. Panadura Balika Vidyalaya Panadura
7. Bandaranayake Central College Veyangoda
8. Ranabima Rajakeeya Vidyalaya Peradeniya
9. Thakshila Central College Horana
10. Maliya Deva Balika Vidyalaya Kurunagala
11. Musaeus College Colombo
12. Vembadi Girls High School Jaffna
13. Anuradhapura Central College Anuradhapura
14. Bandaranayake College Gampaha
15. Hindu College Jaffna
List of best schools (Schools which obtained highest rank)
List of Schools which obtained lowest rank