Established in 1872, as innovators of international education in Japan, the school continues to meet the needs of children (co-educational, 2½ years to Grade 12) from the multi-cultural, multi-faith international community.
Dear Parents and Students,
Over the next two weeks the Technology Department will be setting up the school database for the new academic year. When this process is complete you will no longer have access to grades and reports from the 2016-17 academic year in the parent and student portals. Please take the time now to download all 2016-17 reports for your own record keeping. Parents and students in Grades 1 to 11 have until Tuesday, August 1 to download these reports. Parents and students in... Read More
In late June or early July, Saint Maur will be launching a new website. The new website will have several improvements:
It will be responsive. This means it will automatically adjust itself for screens of different sizes to make the website easy to use no matter what device is being used.
Improved Navigation and Content
We have taken the opportunity to review and improve the structure of the website. This should result in improved navigation; in other words, you... Read More
The Science Department is proud to announce the name of the Scientist of the Year for the academic year 2016 - 2017. This year's recipient is Ayumu Nishimura an extremely motivated and talented student who demonstrated through weeks of hard work that she had what it takes to make a successful researcher.
The Senior Scientist of the Year Award is made to a Grade 12 student who has demonstrated the highest levels of motivation, organisation and development of their scientific research skills... Read More
Posted by Brendan Agnew, Head Of Religious Studies on Tuesday, June 6, 2017
On Friday, June 2nd, the Saint Maur Community celebrated the annual graduation mass at Sacred Heart Cathedral. This celebration marked the end of 144 years and the beginning of our 145th year as the oldest international school in Japan and the third oldest in the world, as well as being the only Catholic international school in the Diocese of Yokohama, and the only co-educational Catholic international school in the Kanto Plains region. The celebration was of special significance as the... Read More
Posted by Phyllis Engstrom, Adult Enrichment Program Director on Tuesday, June 6, 2017
We extend our sincere appreciation to over 100 volunteers who offered over 80 classes, seminars, lectures, tours and excursions during the 2016-2017 academic year. The Adult Enrichment Program would not exist without these volunteers stepping forward to offer their time and effort to share their expertise, knowledge and talent.
2016-2017 Adult Enrichment Program Devoted to the Sharing of Knowledge in Pursuit of Lifelong Learning and the Fostering of New Friendships across Cultures.
Name... Read More
International Christian University, College of Liberal Arts
September Admissions, Admissions Center
3-10-2 Ōsawa, Mitaka, Tōkyō 181-8585
Open Campus Events:
Saturday 15 July 2017 10:00—16:00
Saturday 5 August 2017 10:00—16:00
Saturday 12 August 2017 10:00—16:00
Ichigaya Campus, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo
Global... Read More
On Saturday May 6th, Saint Maur Middle School students entered the Yokota Robot Rumble with 32 different teams entered from across four different schools. Held at Yokota Air Base, the Robot Rumble is a combination of three events, which test programming, driver control and team-work.
If there is one thing our students do so well it is representing us as a positive force and cohesively working as a team.
Our teams showed how they could work on their feet and program at a moment's notice. For... Read More
The middle school science investigations are designed to provide students with the opportunity to practice the scientific method… and they quickly learn that it is a messier process than expected! During this hands-on unit that takes place over three months in Semester Two, students work collaboratively in groups of two to four to further refine their skills in problem solving and analysis as well as those essential to working in a lab. These are skills they will build on as they progress... Read More
Japan is well known for being one of the cleanest countries in the world. Japanese people seem to have a special pride in keeping the areas around their houses and most public places clean and tidy. However there is a big exception - if you visit a beach or mountain side where many people gather, you can often find lots of trash scattered around. This could be due to the lack of garbage bins in many public places or possibly because Japanese people think someone else will clean these places... Read More