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Old Josephians all set to host third `Ora Et Labora Run`


04 May 2019    The Old Josephians Association (OJA) Kuching is organising the third consecutive `Ora Et Labora Run` themed `Save Mill Hill`, slated for July 27 this year.

Swak`s St Joseph`s School Band to participate in European Championships


09 April 2019    The St Joseph`s School Band will be making their mark on the world stage once again when they take part in the European Open Championship in Germany in June.

Back To School - Ora et Labora RUN 2018
8 Dec 2018 (Saturday)


12 December 2018    Kindly CLICK more to view photos 

Sons of St Joseph, your school needs you


11 December 2018    
KUCHING: Former Josephians are called upon to contribute generously towards the restoration of the old Mill Hill Block of SMK St Joseph here.

Local Government and Housing Minister Datuk Dr Sim Kui Hian, who is also Old Josephians` Association (OJA) president, said the block is in need of urgent restoration after parts of the building - where classrooms are located - were declared unsafe due to serious cracks.

Class of 58 of St Joseph`s School meet after 60 years


10 October 2018    KUCHING: Sixty years after finishing their Form 5 and having sat for the Senior Cambridge examinations at St Joseph`s School here, 11 classmates of the class of `58 attended a reunion dinner at a local restaurant here last Sunday.

SMK St Joseph wins Gold Medal in the 2018 DKLS Linguistic Ambassador Competition


03 October 2018    SMK St Joseph wins Gold Medal in the 2018 DKLS  Linguistic Ambassador Competition.

Josephians` Reunion at the Ora Et Labora Run 2018


02 October 2018    KUCHING: The Old Josephians` Association (OJA) Kuching has done it again! The 2nd consecutive Ora Et Labora Run is scheduled on the 8th December 2018 for all Josephians, ex-Josephians and even interested public members. Like last year, the Run will start at SMK St. Joseph, Kuching, at 6.00am.

Annual Ora Et Labora Run to be held on Dec 8


02 October 2018    KUCHING: The Old Josephians` Association (OJA) Kuching will be holding its second annual Ora Et Labora Run this Dec 8.

St Joseph School Board & His Grace Archbishop of Kuching meeting together with Old Josephian Association


25 September 2018    St Joseph School Board & His Grace Archbishop of Kuching meeting together with Old Josephian Association (#OJA) & St Joseph Secondary School on the rebuilding of the 2 wings of Mill Hill Block 

"Back To School" Run


06 September 2018    OJA is organising a "Back To School" Run on the 8 December. The objective is to get ex-Josephians to come  back to their alma mater to gather and participate in  the Run.

Restoration of the Mill Hill Block- Left Wing


29 August 2018    Soil investigation and survey works have been carried out and completed. At the moment it is confirmed that the block is deemed unsafe for use or activities.

The Historical and Patriotic Quiz


15 July 2018    The Historical and Patriotic Quiz organised by The Malaysian Historical Soceity, Sarawak Branch on the 14th July 2018, Saturday at SMK Gapor. St. Joseph`s Secondary School team was the 3rd runner-up up.  Our participant, Raphael Karasu was awarded "The BEST Participant".

135th Anniversary


17 November 2017    St Joseph`s School has contributed much to the state by producing holistic human capital since its inception 135 years ago, observes Head of State Tun Pehin Sri Abdul Taib Mahmud.

Old boys continue to contribute to St Joseph`s


16 October 2017    Some old boys have taken up the friendly challenge to raise funds to restore the deemed unsafe Mill Hill Block of classrooms.

ORA ET LABORA RUN 2017


03 September 2017    

Class of `79 donates RM36,161 to St Joseph`s School


08 July 2017    Representatives of St Joseph`s School Class of `79 yesterday morning presented a cheque for RM36,161 to the President of the Old Josephians` Association and Minister of Local Government and Housing, Datuk Dr Sim Kui Hian.

Back To School Games


11 May 2017    Back To School Games, with the Old Boys competing with Present Students of St Joseph`s Secondary School and St Joseph`s Private School will be held on the 12 May, Friday from 7.30am - 12.00pm at the school premises. The activity is part of the Teacher`s Day celebration jointly organised by the school and the Old Josephians` Association. The games, namely Basketball, Futsal, Table-tennis and Badminton will commence after the celebration. Ex-Josephians are invited to attend the Teacher`s Day celebration and to join in the comeback event. This is an occasion of Play and Work and not merely Ora et Labora (Pray and Work).

Back To School OJA Games


06 August 2016    Ex-Josephians` nostalgic moments recaptured in this yearly activity Old boys of St Joseph`s Secondary School returned to their alma mater on the 6 August, Saturday in the bid to establish a connection with the present boys.

St Joseph`s `Class of 1978` rally to a many-splendored reunion


08 July 2016    All who gathered for the reunion dinner at the Waterfront Hotel, Plaza Merdeka on Saturday, June 25, 2016, not only agreed that it was worth it. You`ve heard of a class reunion of 25 or 35 turning up.

Brother Columba passes away


17 February 2016    Brother Columba Gleeson, the last De La Salle principal of St Joseph`s School Kuching has passed away in Dublin, Ireland.

SJS Career Talk


26 October 2015    The Old Josephians` Association, Kuching organised a career guidance talk as part of their activities to create awareness among the St. Joseph`s School students in fifth and sixth forms regarding the several professions as career paths.   The marathon of talks were held on the 17 October, Saturday from 9am to 12 noon in the Lecture Room.