To provide education facilities for all children of school going age and ensure i. Physical, mental, moral, cultural, and social growth ii. The development of appropriate knowledge attitude and skills.
To promote life skills education for school leavers through programmes of Non-Formal Education and related activities.
To promote the moral and spiritual development of youths and inculcate in them values conducive to communal amity Peace and good citizenship.
To promote and preserve the cultural heritage of all communities in the Northern Province.
Increasing the rate of school enrolment and retention giving effect to the "Education for all" policy in Sri Lanka.