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 Gabriela Osada on Thursday, March 14, 2019
The Eighth Annual O’Keeffe Irish Dance Celebration will take place on Thursday, March 21, at 3:45 pm in the Saint Maur Fine Arts Auditorium with more than 30 students from Gr. 1 – Gr. 12 performing. Every year, this celebration is dedicated to Sister Carmel O’Keeffe who served Saint Maur for over 60 years as a teacher, principal, head of school, and chair of the board.
Ms. Tomoko Shirasawa, instructor of the Saint Maur Irish Dance Club and Head of the Ardagh School of Irish Dance, based in... Read More
Posted by Christina Fürstenau on Thursday, March 14, 2019
The plum trees are getting in bloom and the spring season is approaching for sure, bringing with it the St. Patrick's Day Parade on Motomachi street. Saint Maur's Irish Dance Club will be taking part in the parade on 16th March 2019 from 14:00 to 15:30. It will be a fun day event for the whole family!
Each year, students in Grades 6 and 7 apply their scientific knowledge and skills in an in-depth investigation of a scientific topic of their choice. Please join us at the Middle School Science Fair on Friday, May 17th when this year’s cohort will present their scientific findings to the community. We are fortunate to welcome students from Yokohama Science Frontier High School who have offered their expert evaluation of our students’ work over the years.
The purpose of this project to give... Read More
Posted by Kim Littani, Head of Arts on Wednesday, March 6, 2019
It is my pleasure to invite the wider Saint Maur Community to the final art exhibitions of the Saint Maur Seniors!
The exhibitions will take place between the 12th and the 22nd of March. Each student's work will be featured for two days from 8.10 am until 3.30 pm in the Art room at Saint Maur and will feature eight artworks. This year there will be paintings, photographs, drawings, animations, embroidered art, a virtual reality piece, and more! In order to view all four of this years... Read More
Over the past few years, the Science Department has been producing a number of videos presenting some of the various experimental techniques routinely used in its labs. The initiative was started by a group of IB students who wished to share their experience and newly acquired skills with fellow scientists.
Some of the resulting videos have proven quite successful, reaching way beyond the Saint Maur community. For instance the Bacterial Isolation video reached over 41,000 views on YouTube and... Read More
Posted by Guillaume Erard on Friday, March 1, 2019
Saint Maur International School's yearly visit to the RIKEN Yokohama Campus took place on Monday, February 25th. This is one of several opportunities for our IB Biologists to connect with the world of research and academia, and to discover the making of cutting edge science.
Sixteen of our Grade 11 Biology (SL and HL) students made their way to the RIKEN Center for Sustainable Resource Science, located in Tsurumi, Yokohama. They were invited to listen to a lecture by Dr Zarnad Ahmad, a... Read More
Posted by Catrina Martin on Tuesday, February 26, 2019
On a sunny Saturday in February, twelve enthusiastic Grade 9 and 11 students took part in the History Bee and Bowl of Tokyo held at Tathva International School. We were lucky to have one very enthusiastic Junior Varsity team and a very experienced Varsity team.
Students participated in 6 rounds of History based questions in these teams as well as participating in individual rounds of the History Bee. Saint Maur International School is proud to announce that our teams performed excellently,... Read More
Posted by Brendan Agnew on Tuesday, February 19, 2019
Ash Wednesday falls this year on 6th March and there will be Mass in the chapel at 3.30 pm. All are welcome to come to mark the beginning of Lent and receive ashes as a reminder of our need to fast and do penance for the things we have done wrong.
Posted by Gilles Gaury on Tuesday, February 19, 2019
This week the annual Artscape exhibition will be opening it's doors in Azabu, Tokyo. The exhibition will be showcasing work from a large number of schools in the Tokyo and Yokohama area. Saint Maur will be exhibiting work from students from 6th until 12th grade.
12th February - 4.30 pm official opening
Exhibition on from February 13 - February 26
Please check the poster for more details.
Posted by Annette Levy on Tuesday, January 29, 2019
Kathryn Claire is thrilled to be back at Saint Maur and to be working with everyone again!
Yesterday and today, Kathryn Claire, our visiting singer/songwriter/musician is working with our Montessori and Elementary School students. Kathryn is working with upper elementary students to write their own class songs, teaching basic songwriting to the lower elementary classes, and doing sing-alongs with our Montessori classes.
This morning from 8:20am in the auditorium, there was an Elementary... Read More