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PRACTICAL INFORMATION ABOUT THE SCHOOL


For the complete schoolbrochure in Acrobat Reader format please click here to download the brochure.

Name and Address                             

“The Dolphins” School for children with autism
32/5 Flowerroad – Colombo 7
email: info@autischoolsrilanka.com
website: www.autischoolsrilanka.com

Contactnumbers                                

Phonenumber school: 011 2564033
Mobile number Desiree Jayakody (Principal) 071 400 4153

Schoolhours                                        

School starts at 08.45 and ends at 13.00. 

Schoolholidays                                    

School is closed on Pooja days and official public and Mercantile holidays  (PBM). Furthermore we have kept the other holidays as short as posible, as for children with autism it’s the best to continue their routine; long holidays can be a problem for our children and their parents

Schoolcamps                                       

For those who are interested, in the near future special schoolcamps during schoolholiday time will be organised. All the relevant information will be given on a later stage.

Extra therapy and/or clases             

In our school we have the possibility to offer the children therapy or extra classes.

Teachers                                              

Our teachers are professionally trained by Srilankan and Dutch experts to work with children with ASD.

Enrollment                                          


For an applicationform please contact our principal or download from our website.  

Admission procedure                        


Every child should have an assessment done by Dr. Anna Eliatamby, our clinical psychologist.  

Uniforms                                              


We don’t make use of any special schooluniforms.      

Drinks & fruit
                                      

The school is providing water/fruitdrinks and fresh fruits.  

Swimminglessons                              


During school hours we do not include swimminglessons in our programme, other than sometimes on a Friday as the “surprise” activity, where we will take the children for a “get together in the pool”.      

Absense                                               


Children are expected to come to school every day. In case your child can’t come to school, please call the school by 8.30 a.m.

Communication  

Each child will have his own communication book provided by the school on the first schoolday.