With the extension of the State of Emergency in Kanagawa along with Tokyo and nine other prefectures in Japan until March 7th, 2021, the Alumni Association has no choice but to further postpone the Memorial Mass scheduled for March 6th …..
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The SJIS Alumni Association have decided not to hold the annual Shinnenkai 2021, due to the recent surge of Covid-19 in Japan. We regret that such measures has to be taken.
Tentative date for the Memorial Mass 2020 is now set for March 6th, 2020.
The SJIS Alumni Association and Sacred Heart Cathedral has been in discussion regarding the hosting of the annual Memorial Mass. Sacred Heart Cathedral has not opened its doors yet to hold public events hosted by other entities due to the Covid-19 situation …..
The annual St. Joseph Festa 2020, hosted by Berrick Hall, and organized by the SJIS Alumni Association will be held October 3rd (Sat) and October 4th (Sun) at Berrick Hall …..
The Alumni Association has been in discussion regarding events that were scheduled for 2020. In the current situation with the Covid-19 in Japan, the safety of our Alumni members and friends are our priority…..
The Saint Joseph Festa is once again being organized by the Alumni Association, and by Berrick Hall’s request, it will be called “Berrick Hall Festival 2019~The Saint Joseph Festa” starting this year. Series of events are being organized with the main event taking place on Saturday evening. Ms. Machiko Chikada, former owner of the legendary record store …..
The SJIS Alumni Association will host its annual Shinnenkai, and will take place again in Chinatown, Yokohama. This year, it is taking place at Dohatsu Bekkan. Everyone is invited! Invite your friends and join us the to celebrate the Year of the Pig!!
St. Joseph International School Alumni Association will host its 3rd golf competition outing, The St. Joseph Trophy 2018 on Thursday, November 8th at La Vista Golf Resort located in Chiba. The Association believes that golf is a sport that can be enjoyed by all age groups and gender together, and that the event will deepen …..
Following the postwar recovery of Yokohama, the student body of Saint Joseph College (SJC), a school for foreign children, grew to over 450 by the year 1970. However, the withdrawal of the U.S. military from Yokohama, combined with the birth of new international schools in Tokyo, resulted in the dwindling of SJC enrollment in the following years …..
The SJC/SJIS Alumni Association will continue its annual event of honoring our beloved friends and schoolmates with a Memorial Mass at the Sacred Heart Cathedral on September 23rd. It will be followed by a walk to the Foreign Cemetary to offer prayers in front of the statue of Our Lady of Faith and Fortitude. We will be ending the event with Lunch Junkaikaku in Chinatown …..