100 Years of Marist Education
Old Boys, Staff, Parents and friends of St John's College and our predecessor Marist School are warmly invited to join us in marking 2022 as a 100...
Jayden Bezzant selected for Tall Blacks Tour
Jayden Bezzant, Old Boy, selected for Tall Blacks!! This is huge news for our basketball mad school, and another protege of the late Mr Mel Young to hit...
Obituaries
Too well-loved to ever be forgotten

HUY TIEN VU | 9 Feb 78 - 9 Jan 22
Passed away suddenly at home on Sunday 9th January 2022, aged 43 years....
Playing for Keeps - Sports Field Project
The St John’s Foundation last year agreed to drive the improvement of the No 1 Sports Field at St John’s College. This field is heavily used...
Old Boys Spotlight - December
TAYLOR HAMLIN | Dux Class of 2015

We celebrate Taylor being admitted to the bar this year.
He graduated from Waikato University with Bachelors...
Grace Scholarships
One of the nicer jobs Principal Shane Tong does at this time of the year is to award scholarships to our incoming Year 9 students.

The Grace Family...
Hoop dreaming at University of California Irvine
Akiva set big goals and achieved them through hard work and determination. Taking every opportunity to its fullest potential and thriving - Current SJC...
Calling Old Boys 1959 - 65
Foundation pupils in the 1962 - 1965 era are warmly invited to our 'First Day Pōwhiri', where we welcome the new Year 9s (3rd formers) for...
Golf postponed to Spring 2022
2021 has been a year of cancelled events and missed opportunities.

Our annual golf tournament has now been rescheduled to Sunday 16th October 2022....
Old Boys Ordained
The ordination into the priesthood of our former students is a special celebration for St John’s College. This term, we’ve seen 2 Old Boys...
Re-Coding a Future
Old Boy Cameron Smith, through his company Take 2, is teaching prisoners coding and offering them an alternate future.

“We’re not...
Blue & Gold Lunch 19 March
Old Boys, current parents and friends of St John's College are warmly invited to join us at the annual Blue & Gold Lunch, scheduled for 19 March...
Allen Doone Dux Cup
A taonga has been returned to St John's College for safekeeping. The Allen Doone Cup for Dux of Marist School was first presented in 1923 to D. O'Sullivan,...
Blue & Gold Website Launch


We're excited to launch a new website and community for St John's College Old Boys and Friends. Run by the SJC Foundation,...
Term 4 Eagle - College News
The Eagle is the College's quarterly newsletter, delivered to all current families. Catch up on the news and haps of Term 4 here...
Introducing Foundation Manager Mr Kevin O'Brien
Allow us to introduce Mr Kevin O'Brien to our Foundation and Old Boy's community. Kevin has taken up a part-time role as Manager of the Foundation...
Farewell to 3 Wise MARIST Men
MAY THE LORD BLESS YOU AND KEEP YOU

JOHN BULL, BRIAN SPARROW AND KEVIN FREWEN

We farewelled John Bull and Kevin Frewen with much aroha, a...
Old Boys Golf Champs 2020
Howie’s Hackers are the winners of the SJC Old Boys Golf Shield. Another great spring afternoon in early November saw 80+ Old Boys and SJC friends...
MEL YOUNG MEMORIAL
Holidays, who needs them? Not the SJC Eagles and our hard working basketball parents! When BBNZ cancelled the Secondary School Nationals, our top players...
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