Harcourts International School held its 8th
annual multimedia competition, organized by the ICT & Media club on the 3rd of November, 2013. Held at Harcourts
Auditorium it was a great success, not only did the club host an inter house
multimedia presentation competition but an interschool competition as well.
The Chief Guest on this occasion was Mrs. Upamalika Rathnayake- The Chief Information Officer of Ceylinco Insurance. The judges were Ms Rifka Inoon (an NIBM degree holder)and Ms Tulasi Jeyarathne (Bsc degree holder of University of Wolvehamption U.K).
Hejaz and Royal Institute Girls School were selected as the top two schools and they competed in a head to head encounter where Hejaz was victorious. The houses displayed excellent talent in computer and presenting skills bringing a great name for the school.
Garnet emerged triumphant followed by Amber. During the competition students gained computer knowledge which will help them later in their lives.
Today, a computer literate has better job opportunities than those who aren’t, and what better place to learn than in school. Computing is a much needed qualification today and without hesitation Harcourts students are excellent at it leaving no doubt about them succeeding in their future endeavours.