Presently three Western Bands are functioning in the College. Namely Primary, Junior and Senior. After the presentation of a very successful Band Show in the year 2007, the present senior school band is organizing another show for the year 2009. The reason for the success of the band is the dedication and hard work rendered by Mrs. Sujeewa, Mr. Melan Cooray, the teachers and the members of the school band.
The school’s Eastern Band plays lyrics hand in hand with the Western Band. It is always the Eastern Band which gives colour and glamour to all the College functions. Mr. Sanath Rupasinghe with a lot of dedication and hard work grooms the youngsters to be skillful dancers and drummers.
Holy Cross College Sport meet
Holy Cross College Kalutara was held its 84thannual athletic meet on the 01st of February 2014 commenced at 1.00 P.M. The Chief Guest was a disgusted old boy and the Chairman of Human Rights Commission of Sri Lanka and former Supreme Court judge Mr. PriyanthaR.T Perera.
The College troop, after a lapse of five years was selected to participate in the Rantambe Battalion training Camp. At this training programme the College Cadet troop was able to secure the first place in the Director’s Test and the Third place in the Assual Course. In addition to this, Sargent R.S.D Sandaruwan of the Cadet troop was promoted to the position of the Company Serdeant and Lt. Ravindra Mendis, officer in charge of the College Cadet troop was promoted to the position of Captain. Lt. Neil Chanaka will succeed Cpt.Ravindra Mendis as the master in charge of the College Cadet troop.
The English unit was formed in order to develop the talents and improve the standard of English of all students of grade 1 -13. There are over ten teachers who are actively working in this unit guiding students in various skills. Mr Fabian Fernando is the master in charge of the junior literary union.The areas covered by this unit are Drama, General Knowledge, Reading, Speech, Writer’s club and Debating.
Senior and Junior Drama Clubs
The Senior and Junior Choirs won the Divisional and Zonal Competitions in the year 2010. They are trained under the able Guidance of Mrs.Sujeewa Fernando and Mrs.Laurine Rupasinghe.
Senior and Junior Choirs
The Senior and Junior Choirs won the Divisional and Zonal Competitions and the first places in the Western Province Championships in the year 2008.
The Prefect’s Union-2013
The Prefects Union of the College has been engaged in numerous activities during the year 2009/2010.They will be organizing an educational exhibition called Vision Expo which will be held on 4th and 5th of November . The Prefect’s unit is the live wire of the College. They help the administration of the school in numerous ways, especially in the maintaining discipline of the school. Master Sameera Oshama Silva is the Head Prefect of the College and his deputies are master Pandula Rathanayaka and master Lalantha Arsakularathne.They function under the able guidence of Rev.Fr.Manoranjan De Silva and Mr.Niroshan Fernando.