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IMG_28472018 Inter House Athletic Meet Video

3rd February 2018

2018 Sports Day.. More..

IMG_2847Basketball Court Opening Ceremony Video

12th January 2018

Successfully completed with the generous support of the old boys around the world.. More..

IMG_2847Tertiary and Vocational Education

4th Decembre 2017

A Visit to the Tertiary and Vocational Education Commission.. More..

IMG_2847Bishop Paul Slater Visit

27th November 2017

The Bishop Paul Slater, Bishop of Richmond from the Diocese of Leeds (UK) and his wife.. More..

IMG_2847 Christian Higher Education

15th November 2017

Members of the United Board for Christian Higher Education in Asia Visit.. More..

IMG_2847Awareness Program on Communicable Diseases

23rd October 2017

The program organized by the Faculty of Christian Studies and Sports Leadership of St. John’s.. More..

IMG_2847Science Day

20th October 2017

The Chief Guests, Mr. and Mrs. A.Pirabaharan, former staff of our College.. More..

IMG_2847Gandhi Day

2nd October 2017

Mahatma Gandhi stopped over at St. John’s College on 28th of November 1927.. More..

IMG_2847Prize Giving and Parents Day

30th September, 2017

Middle School and Junior Secondary Prize Giving and Parents Day. More..

IMG_2847Commerce Day

14th September 2017

The Chief Guest, Dr.S.Sivesan, Senior Lecturer, Department of Marketing. More..

IMG_2847Results Analysis - 2016

12th September 2017

The General Certificate of Education (GCEAdvanced Level and Ordinary Level Results 2016.. More..

IMG_284796 Batch Celebrated 40th Birthday

5th August 2017

The 1996 batch of old boys celebrated their 40th birthday at St. John’s College, & SK Mahalingam’s Inter-Stream A/L 7-a-side Soccer.. More..

IMG_2847Training Programme for Teachers

11th August 2017

Training Programme for Teachers - Organized by the United Board for Christian Higher Education.. More..

IMG_2847CMS Chairman’s Troph

3rd August 2017

Debate between St. John’s College and Chundikuli Girls’ College for the CMS Chairman’s Troph.. More..

IMG_2847 Mr. Subramaniam Sivathasan's visit to the College

28th July 2017

Joining them at the Special College assembly was Mr. Sivathasan’s tutor, Mr. M.C.Francis.. More..

IMG_2847Battle of the Babes

14th July 2017

23rd “Battle of the Babes” Grade 5 Cricket - 4th D.J Thevathason Memorial Trophy.. More..


2017 Prize Giving Video Replay

24th June 2017

June 24 marked the telecast of the Annual Prize Giving at SJC, replay the event now.

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2017 College Report Released

24th June 2017

Rev. Jameson Gnanaponrajah released the college report for 2017 on the 24th of June.

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IMG_2847College Prize-Giving

24th June 2017

Chief Guests Dr.Karunyan Arulanantham & Mrs. Inpamani Arulanantham .. More..

IMG_2847English Day

29th May 2017

Chief Guest, Mr.Prashan De Visser, President, Sri Lanka Unites & Global Unites .. More..

IMG_2847Library Day

24th May 2017

‘READ SMART’ programme at St. John’s College. Under this programme.. More..

IMG_2847Advanced Training for Coaches and Athletes

20th May 2017

Prof. R. Michael Raj,Assistant Professor, Department of Physical Education .. More..

IMG_2847Success Story

27th March 2017

‘St. John’s College is my father and mother,’ said Nadarajah Kirupananthan .. More..

IMG_2847111th Battle of the North big match

10th March 2017

St. John’s won five of the six individual awards... More..

IMG_2847Abija Tonne came with her husband

1st March 2017

Mr. Uthayakumar Selvanayagam’s daughter and son-in-law visit More..

IMG_2847The United Board for Christian Higher Education

23rd February 2017

The United Board for Christian Higher Education in Asia visits St. John’s More..

IMG_2847Dr. Raj Ariyaratnam’s visit to the College

20th February 2017

Mas. Raj Ariyaratnam entered the gates of St. John’s in 1966 More..

IMG_2847Inter-House Athletics Meet 2017

31st January 2017

Chief Guests, Ven.Fr.Samuel.J.Ponniah, Archdeacon of Jaffna .. More..

IMG_2847Primary School a Facelift

19th January 2017

1993 Batch Gives the Primary School a Facelift. More..

IMG_2847Gandhi Day

3rd October 2016

The Social Science Forum of St. John’s College, Jaffna invited Dr.K.Kajavinthan.. More..

IMG_2847Prize Giving & Parents’ Day

1st October 2016

The Prize Giving & Parents’ Day of the Middle School & Junior Secondary with the Chief Guest, Mr.P.Srikaran.. More..

IMG_2847Commerce Day

13th September 2016

Mr.S.Richikesan also spoke  about the recent trends in the world – about how Commerce is important in all fields.. More..

IMG_284750th Birthday Celebration &  SK Mahalingam’s Soccer Tournament

3rd August 2016

The Birthday Celebration was a gala event for the 1985 batch of old boys..... More..

IMG_2847British Council's International School Award Exhibition

24th June to 18th July 2016

It has established links with seven partner schools around the world to open windows into different cultures and countries.... More..

IMG_2847Boarders' Day

5th & 6th July 2016

The Boarders day was a two day program, had multiple activities for the students, and the hostel masters... More..


2016 College Report

25th June 2016

Rev. Jameson Gnanaponrajah released the college report for 2016 on the 25th of June.

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IMG_2847College Annual Prize Giving

25th June 2016

The Chief Guest, the Right Reverend Dr. Justin Bernard Gnanapragasam, Roman Catholic Bishop of Jaffna... More..

IMG_2847Science Day

7th June 2016

The Science Day was graced by the Chief Guest, Prof. S. Noble Surendran, Department of Zoology, University of Jaffna.... More..

IMG_2847Enviroment Day

3rd June 2016

The Chief Guest, Mrs. Subashini Saseelan, District Environment Officer, Central Environment Authority, Jaffna..... More..

IMG_2847English Day

31st May 2016

The Chief Guest, Prof Asoka Premaratne, Senior Lecturer, University of Kelaniya Vice Principals ..... More..

IMG_2847Library Day

10th May 2016

“Irulil Oli,” a publication by the teachers was released. Mr.A.M.Raviendran, Sectional Head of the Arts stream .. More..

IMG_2847Debate - St. John’s College and Chundikuli Girls’ College

6th May 2016

The Inaugural Debate of St. John’s College and Chundikuli Girls’ College for the CMS Chairman’s Trophy took place... More..

IMG_2847College Day

5th May 2016

The Principal intoned a short prayer in remembrance of the late Principals of the College... More..

IMG_2847Thanapalan Memorial Six-A-Side Cricket Tournament

30th April 2016

Memorial Six-a-side Cricket Tournament was held on 30th April 2016. Before the commencement of the game, staff and members of the... More..

soonWe are Trying to Record this in the Guinness Book

17th April 2016

We are trying to record this in the Guinness book as the Largest number of staff from one college to follow.... More...

Educational Tour to India by the students and teachers of the Technology Stream..

19th March 2016

Educational Tour to India by the students and teachers of the Technology Stream of St. John’s College 19th March 2016 – 27th March 2016... More..

IMG_2847The Chairman of the CMS Board of Governors Dr. Dan Seevaratnam visited

3rd March 2016

The Chairman of the Governing Body for CMS schools felicitates the staff of St. John’s for making the Science Stream the third best in the Island!.... More..

IMG_2847College A/L Union Lunch

27th February 2016

The Chief Guest was Dr.T.Sathyamoorthy, Director, Teaching Hospital, Jaffna a person who is loved and respected for his simplicity..... More..

IMG_2847Tamil Day

23rd February 2016

This year marks the Diamond Jubilee of the Tamil Union which was inaugurated in 1956 during the tenure of J. T. Arulanantham, Late Principal of the College..... More..

IMG_2847A Johnian has been featured on LMD!

February 2016

The February issue of Lanka Monthly Digest... More..

IMG_2847Director of Education Jaffna visits our College

18th February 2016

The Director was greatly impressed.... More..

IMG_2847Primary School Inter-House Athletic Meet

11th February 2016

The Chief Guests were the Rev. Jason Selvaraja, Senior Pastor, Assemblies of God of Ceylon... More..

IMG_2847Annual Inter- House Athletic Meet

30th January 2016

the Chief Guests, Mr N Theivendrarajah, Zonal Director of Education Jaffna and his wife Mrs. Pama... More..

IMG_2847 Dr. Karunyan Arulanantham Visit ...

12th January 2016

Dr. Karunyan Arulanantham visited St. John’s College along with the Opening of the IT Laboratory More..

IMG_2847Throughout its history, Eton College, England..

9th January 2016

St. John’s pits its wits against David Cameron’s, Prince William’s and Prince Harry’s Alma Mater... More..

IMG_2847The Advanced Level results are finally out

4th January 2016

For the first time in recent history, St. John’s College has obtained TEN 3A’s. I thank the tutorial staff of St. John’s and the parents of the achievers for this accomplishment.. More..

IMG_2847Our Beloved Teacher Late Mr. S. P. Jeevanantham

13th December 2015

Mr.S.P.Jeevanantham was a good teacher who served the college with a lot of dedication. His career as a teacher spanned over three decades (38 years to be precise). Knew the family background of each and every student under his care,... More..

IMG_2847Eighth Amalaseelan Soccer Carnival

4th November 2015

Mr. Amalaseelan, in his speech thanked the College for holding this sporting event for the last 8 years...


IMG_2847Cricket Bowling Machine Donated to St. John's

26th October 2015

Bowling Machine donated to St. John's by Mr. Kabilan Ganesh- an old boy of St. Benedict's College, ...


IMG_2847Primary School Parents’ Day and Prize Giving

24th Octoberber 2015

The Chief Guests were Prof.P.Ravirajan, Professor and Head, Department of Physics, Uni. of Jaffna.. More...

IMG_2847The Bishop of the Diocese of West Yorkshire and the Dales Visits

21st Octoberber 2015

IMG_2847Saraswathy Pooja

17th Octoberber 2015

The Saraswathy Pooja was celebrated at St. John’s College...

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IMG_2847Teachers’ Day

6th Octoberber 2015

The Teachers’ Day Celebration began with a religious service ...

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IMG_2847Gandhi Day

2nd October 2015

This year marks the 88th anniversary of Gandhi’s visit to St. John's College ...

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IMG_2847Royal College vs St. John's College

1st & 2nd October 2015

St. John's College, Jaffna vs Royal College, Colombo 7 played at St. John's College, ...


IMG_2847Prize Giving & Parents' Day

of the Middle and Junior Secondary School

26th September 2015

The Chief Guest was Dr.M.Malaravan, Consultant Eye Surgeon, Teaching Hospital, Jaffna ...

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IMG_2847Patrol Leaders’ Training Camp

18th-20th September 2015

The Patrol Leaders’ Training Camp was held at St. John’s College ...

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IMG_2847Battle of the Babes

September 2015

The Inaugural Battle of the Babes Cricket Match ...

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IMG_2847Commerce Day 2015

15 September 2015

The Commerce Union of St. John’s College celebrated its annual Commerce Day ...

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IMG_2847Two Johnians Receive Two International Awards

August 2015

Monash University Future Leader 2014/15 Award M.Tharushihan becomes first in the Island ..View...

IMG_2847CIMA organized a T20

8th Julay 2015

Toronto Mayors' Under 17 Cricket Team visit to Jaffna CIMA CANADA & CIMA SRI LANKA organized a Invitational T20 Cricket...



2015 College Report Released

27th June 2015

Rev. Jameson Gnanaponrajah released the college report for 2015 on the 27th of June.

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IMG_28472015 Prize-Giving

27th June 2015

The well-known day of awards. The boys received awards and trophies for their remarkable acheivements..


IMG_2847English Day 2015

30th May 2015

Welcome Address by the President of the English Union.

The Chief Guest, Mr. Sabaratnam Kanagaratnam Kannathas, Senior Lecturer, English Language Teaching Centre, University of Jaffna ...


IMG_2847National Achievement

May 2015

Another name gets inducted into the Johnian Eagle’s,

Yes, A.Jenushan gets inducted into the Johnian Eagle’s Hall of Fame!! A.Jenushan (Grade 9) from St. John’s College, Jaffna gets handpicked to represent the National U15 Soccer team!


IMG_2847Battle of the North 2015

5th - 7th March 2015

Won the battle of the North and celebrating the victory,

St. John's College, Jaffna - 300/7 - 87.5 overs -136/7 30.5 overs, Jaffna Central College - 164/10 - 80.4 overs 188/10 86.1 overs, St. John's College Won by 84 runs..

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Tamil Day

26th February 2015

Tamil Day of St. John’s College was celebrated on 26th February. Our retired Teacher of Tamil, Mr.B.Kasinathan stepped in as the Chief Guest along with his wife ..

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College Athletics Day

7th February 2015

The boys received awards and trophies for their remarkable acheivements..

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Middle School & Junior Secondary Prize Giving

4th October 2014

The Chief, Guest Mr.Nagendram Navaneethan (Deputy Manager – North, Sri Lanka Telecom) and his wife Mrs.Arunthathi Navaneethan along with the Principal, Vice Principals and Sectional Heads were welcomed by our Junior Band Troop, Scouts, Sea Scouts and Cubs...

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College Prize Giving

21st June 2014

The well-known day of awards. The boys received awards and trophies for their remarkable acheivements..


Melbourne Archbishop visits the College

March 2014

View the grand collection of photos where the archbishop melbourne visits…

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