Loyola College, Bopitiya, was officially started at the church premises of St. Nicholas church on 15th January 2003. This was a collective effort of the Archdiocese of Colombo and T.O.R. Franciscans. It was also culmination of the long waited dream of most Rev. Dr. Oswald Gomis the Arch bishop of Colombo and very Rev. Fr. Neville Fernando T.O.R. the minister provincial of the T.O.R. Franciscans.
This college is a branch school of Loyola College, Negombo. It is directly attached to the office of the catholic school general manager. Its management is owned by T.O.R. Franciscan Fathers. It is a mixed school.
Loyola Collage, Bopitiya, was started with the purpose of giving catholic education to the students of costlal belt. This is the only catholic school in the educational zone of Ja-ela. The age of college is only ten years. But she maintains her standard as the most popular school of the area.
We try our level best to bring up our children in the spirit of St. Francis of Assisi. Our goal is to mould good Christians and God experienced citizens. Therefore the students are always inculcated and imbued with christian values.
We have introduced a special cord of ethics. Our students, teachers & parents are strictly ordered to observe them to the letter. College has provided all our Students with sports facilities. Each student aleast should do a one game.
With great sense of humility college is very happy to record the sports achievement of the college. Our Table Tennis team, Football team, Cricket team, Vollyball team, Netball & swimming team have won their laurels. To all intents and purposes they are the heroes.