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Posted by Cassandra Kitani on Tuesday, June 5, 2018
Our Montessori Field Trips are locked in for next year, 2018-2019. Please take note of the dates and let our teachers know if you would be able to help supervise. Happy Summer! November 7th - Mikan picking Miss. Mimi's class  November 8th - Mikan picking Miss. Sallie's class November 9th - Mikan picking Miss. Catherine's class In the case of rain 14th, 15th, 16th January 18th Daily 5 (5year old) Shinagawa Aquarium January 18th 3 and 4 year old Teddy Bear's Picnic February 1st Hamagin... Read More
Posted by Yannick D Crespy on Monday, May 28, 2018
On Monday 21 May, 30 brave Seniors and 2 scared teachers embarked upon the adventure of a lifetime called: the Senior Trip.  On the menu of the three days: rafting, canyoning, hiking, singing, stargazing, a bonfire and a good deal of relaxing by the river. It was interesting to see everyone way out of their comfort zones, bobbing up and down the river, on or off a raft! We are well used to taking risks academically, artistically or in the arena of sports, but that was something quite different... Read More
Posted by Renata Jaroscakova on Friday, May 25, 2018
The PSG had a very successful 2017-2018 school year thanks to our incredible community. This video highlights many of our activities and accomplishments. We are very proud to be a part of this dynamic and talented group of individuals! We hope you enjoy the video and are encouraged to join us next year!
Posted by Yannick D Crespy on Friday, May 25, 2018
On Friday 18 May, Saint Maur's glitterati gathered at Iseyama Hills's Grand Venezia ballroom, in Yokohama, for the annual Junior and Senior Prom. This was the Seniors' first celebratory event in the run-up to their graduation on Saturday 2 May. The mood was decidedly festive as the Prom Committee members were busy putting the final touches to the ballroom and cheerful guests were arriving in their regal suits, gowns and dresses. The students were in good company as Mrs Yamada was their guest... Read More
Posted by Gilles Gaury on Thursday, May 24, 2018
In 1998, Ben Lecomte swam across the Atlantic Ocean in support of cancer research as a tribute to his father. Despite being followed by a shark for five days, being stung by jellyfish, and being completely exhausted, Ben successfully completed the swim in 73 days. This time, The Longest Swim will be the 1st attempt to swim across the Pacific Ocean. After his daily 8-hour swim, Ben will jump onboard the support sailing yacht “Discoverer” to eat, rest and spend time with the crew. The crew will... Read More
Posted by Dr Erard on Wednesday, May 23, 2018
Thanks to an ongoing effort to communicate about its many activities, the Science Department has been generating more and more interest from fellow scientists in Japan and abroad. We were recently contacted by Dr Tucker Gilman, a biologist at the University of Manchester, who kindly offered us to present his work to our students. Dr Gilman and one of his graduate students, Ms Rebecca Lewis, came to our school on Friday 18th of May and gave our Grade 11 IB Biologists a 1-hour presentation of... Read More
Posted by Anna Novick on Monday, May 21, 2018
Each year in semester 2, the grade six and seven students work in pairs or groups of up to four to design and carry out an investigation of their choice in order to practice and build upon their scientific skills. This year’s cohort presented the results of their investigations to the community, including students from Yokohama Science Frontier High School, on Friday, May 11th. While the students have an opportunity to earn a prize or the quality of their research, the purpose of this... Read More
Posted by Catherine O. Endo - School Head on Friday, May 18, 2018
Dear Parents and Friends of Saint Maur,   Thank-you again for all the hard work you have put into the Food Fair on April 29, and into any preparation leading up to the day.  The total income from the event was: 5,267,056 yen without including any monetary donations received. The general expenses amounted to 1,862,298 yen. The grand profit amounted to 3,404,758 yen. All proceeds will go toward the purchasing of equipment for the Cougar Café, Activity, and Sports Center. Apart from being a big... Read More
Posted by Gilles Gaury on Wednesday, May 9, 2018
Effective communication, active listening and beyond TELL Therapist Jono LEE (MSW, LICSW, LMHC) presents a workshop on communication including active listening skills. This will be an interactive presentation including role play and discussion. FREE to join ! Don't miss it, at the YC&AC on Saturday 26th May 2018 from 16:00 to 18:00. Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/events/2023643761183918/ Registration at: https://goo.gl/1JJCYE
Posted by Gabriela Osada on Monday, May 7, 2018
Monday April 23rd was sure to become an exciting day for twenty-two Montessori and Elementary School students who performed in the 3rd Ballet Club Mini-Spring Recital in the Auditorium.  During lunch, the Montessori classroom was transformed to a hair salon where the little ballet performers had their chignon hairstyle done.  Just before Period 6 ended, the Elementary School students headed to the Auditorium Dressing Room and joined the Montessori’s transformation to graceful and stylish ballet... Read More

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