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.
Posted by Brendan Agnew on Tuesday, January 8, 2019
A number of parents have approached me about preparing their children for different sacraments in the Catholic Church. The classes will beging shortly. If you would like to discuss anything related to this with me please come and find me around the chapel area each morning over the coming week. The suggested date for the Mass of First Communion and Confirmation is Friday 10th May at 3.45 pm.
Posted by Christina Fürstenau on Monday, December 17, 2018
This year's Montessori and Elementary School Christmas Concert showcased the creativity and class spirit of each homeroom class. The auditorium was packed with proud parents, children, and members of the school community who were thoroughly entertained by the diverse entries.
Thank you to all our talented students, staff and parents who made this concert possible!
Posted by Rebecca Kesley on Monday, December 17, 2018
On Saturday 8th December 2018, Saint Maur Elementary and Middle School students attended the KIST Lego Jousting Robotics Competition.
This event requires students to build and program their own autonomous jousting robots, complete with a lance for attack and a Lego Knight which must be knocked off the opponent's platform.
This great event offers the opportunity for our students to collaborate and learn with students from K. International School, Yokoda Middle School and Yokosuka Middle... Read More
Posted by Christina Fürstenau on Tuesday, December 11, 2018
This weekend at YC&AC the Mighty Cougars faced off against their rivals from BST and TIS and performed fantastically, coming away with 2 wins and one draw in our best result of the season so far.
The A Team came out firing vs BST and dominated the game but just couldn't manage to put the ball into the net, shooting from too far out and making things easy for the opposition keeper. Finally, towards the end of the game the girls began to believe in themselves and really go hard at the ball... Read More
Posted by Christina Fürstenau on Wednesday, December 5, 2018
This year’s High School Drama Club production was an original adaptation by Nicolas Gregoriades, the Director of Fine Arts and Head of Drama at Saint Maur International School, of George Orwell’s dystopian classic “1984“. It featured three Winstons (the protagonist) and an ensemble of 16 actors who have been guided by Grade 10 student, Yuka, in some spectacular feats of physical theatre. In addition, there were two different casts – one a “traditional gender” cast and the other, a “reverse... Read More
Posted by Christina Fürstenau on Tuesday, December 4, 2018
This Sunday, December 9th, twenty seven Saint Maur students will perform at the 'Motomachi Christmas Twinkle'. Our students will perform Christmas Carols to collect funds for the next Music trip to Europe. The performance will take place near the Union supermarket in Motomachi and these are the performance times of our students:
Performance 1 - 14:00-14:30
Performance 2 - 15:15-15:45
Performance 3 - 16:30-17:00
Come along this Sunday to get into the Christmas mood and to support our... Read More
Posted by M.A. Suzuki - Head of Science on Tuesday, November 27, 2018
Six students from Yokohama Science Frontier High School (YSFH) visited Saint Maur between November 14th – 16th as part of the annual exchange programme. The students followed their Grade 10 and 11 hosts and as well as taking a keen interest in how Science is taught at Saint Maur, participated in the full range of regular classes and activities. The event provided students with the opportunity to find out about the differences between the Japanese education system and life at an International... Read More
Posted by Christina Fürstenau on Tuesday, November 27, 2018
This year the Saint Maur Speech Contest team had a remarkably successful day at the annual competition, hosted by Seisen International School on Saturday 17 November 2018. A wonderful atmosphere was created by talented and enthusiastic students competing in a spirit of intensity and friendship. Our overall total was 67 points, placing us second amongst the six competing schools. This was 15 points higher than our third-place finish in 2017, and it also exceeded the 65 points that we scored in... Read More
Posted by Renata Jaroscakova & Caroline Pigott on Friday, November 23, 2018
On Sunday November 18, the Parent Support Group held its annual Christmas Bazaar, our main fundraising event of the year. The weather was in our favour and together with a rich program including stalls, food booths, music, dance, Santa visits, storytelling and games, it attracted a large crowd from our community as well as from the wider public.
PSG can't say thank you enough to all of those who gave their time, energy and commitment to making the Christmas Bazaar a success. Without you, there... Read More
Posted by Dr Guillaume Erard on Wednesday, November 21, 2018
The Science Department recently welcomed back one the Saint Maur graduate from the 1995 class. Dr Vanessa Sancho-Shimizu kindly took on some of her time off visiting relatives in Japan to give a presentation to our Grade 11 Biology students about her work on the study of genetics in order to understand Human health and disease.
After graduating from Saint Maur, Dr Sancho-Shimizu attended McGill University in Montreal, where she obtained her BSc degree. She then moved to Paris to undertake... Read More