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.
The Seventh Annual O’Keeffe Irish Dance Celebration took place on Thursday, March 15th, in the Saint Maur Fine Arts Auditorium with more than 30 students from Gr. 1 – Gr. 12 performing. Parents, teachers and friends joined this celebration which began with the High School students performing the Irish Dance with hard shoes. This dance is similar to tap dancing and our students staged an outstanding presentation. Following came our youngest dancers from Grade 1 through Grade 4. Our Middle... Read More
Posted by Rebecca Kelsey on Friday, March 16, 2018
On Saturday, 10th of March, Saint Maur teams from the Grade 7 and Grade 8 Computer Science & Robotics classes attended the Yokota Robot Rumble competition. Students were required to compete in three main sections, which tested programming, driver control and teamwork. The events were autonomous Tagbot, collaborative Save the Earth Relay and team-based World Cup Soccer.
This huge competition involved more than 35 different teams competing from across five different middle schools.
Our... Read More
Congratulations to Mrs. Kamata who once again celebrated another successful Ikebana exhibition which was testimony to the dedication and hard work of those ladies who exhibited a variety of exquisite flower arrangements.
Mrs. Kamata first introduced Ikebana classes to Saint Maur International School when she was the class Mother of her daughter’s pre-school class. She has continued to share her talents, skills and love of Ikebana with the school and wider community through the ‘Adult... Read More
RoboSumo Challenge will occur on Saturday, April 14 this year. As in previous years, we would like teams to arrive at 9am for registration - with the first matches starting at 10am. The tournament will be held in the Saint Maur Cafeteria.
With over 30 teams from five schools already signed up, RoboSumo Challenge 2018 is shaping up to be our biggest robotics tournament to date!
Come along and cheer on the next generation of engineers and scientists.
For more information check out the RoboSumo... Read More
The Seventh Annual O’Keeffe Irish Dance Celebration will take place on Thursday, March 15th, at 4:00 pm in the Saint Maur Fine Arts Auditorium with more than 30 students from Gr. 1 – Gr. 12 performing. 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 Tokyo for... Read More
Posted by Yong-Lang Kwan, Director of Alumni Relations & Services on Wednesday, February 21, 2018
Alumni, former students, former teachers and administrators met for Chinese New Year on Saturday, February 17 at Manchinro Honten, an established and well-known Chinese restaurant in Yokohama Chinatown. Some enjoyed the school tour which preceded going down memory lane through buildings and admired the new additional ones since their days at Saint Maur. Looking at the smiling faces of the attendees it was yet another successful reunion enjoyed by everyone in attendance.
Posted by Gilles Gaury on Friday, February 16, 2018
(8 hours + of instruction in 1 day in April)
Sign-up at HERE
Learn to identify an emergency
Learn and practice the Rautek maneuver
Learn to use an AED
Learn and practice CPR
Learn and practice the recovery position
Learn and practice the compression points
And much more !
Courses take place on Saturday 14th April 2018 from 09:00 to 18:00 at the YC&AC.
Fee: 3,000 yen per participant. Includes coffee breaks and lunch.
Thank you to THE BLUFF CLINIC for its generosity in sponsoring... Read More
Posted by Gilles Gaury on Thursday, February 15, 2018
One of our Adult Enrichment Program has been featured recently in both the online and printed versions of the TIE (The International Educator), which is the labeling itself as "The market place for education" for over 30 years. Read the TIE article HERE!
The printed copy is distributed to over 650 international schools around the world. The printed copies are usually found at schools’ libraries, faculty lounges, and administrative offices.
A big thank you to Mrs. Harrington for writing the... Read More
Posted by Kim Littani on Wednesday, February 14, 2018
This month the Visual Arts department is participating in two different exhibitions: the Youth Gallery Exhibition within walking distance from school and Artscape 2018 in Azabu. The Youth Gallery Exhibition is a collaboration between the old Western-style houses in Yamate and the different schools in the area. Artscape is an annual exhibition featuring work from the different schools in the Kanto Plain Association of Schools. Both exhibitions will feature work from Middle and High School... Read More