D.S.Senanyake College is one of the premier educational institutes in Sri Lanka.
It was established on the February 10, 1967 under the stewardship of R. I. T. Alles. It is the only school to have gained preeminence after being established in the post colonial era. During its comparatively short history it has become
one of the prestigious and sought after schools in the country. As a tribute to its excellent education, DSSC was presented with theInternational School Award (ISA) in 2009.