ST. JOHN’S TECH ALUMNI ASSOCIATION
Welcome to the Alumni Association Website.
The Alumni Association was formed in 2011 to continue the spirit of the 100th Reunion with the vision of reconnecting alumni and creating a dynamic link with the current St. John’s staff and students.
We are always looking for new members and anyone who may interested in becoming involved in alumni activities.
Please join the Alumni Association by completing and forwarding the membership form located on the About The Association page .
Please visit the site often as changes are ongoing.
Last update June 22, 2021
Winnipeg School Division 150 Celebration
The St. John's Alumni are looking for help from our alumni from around the world to create a short (30sec) video clip that may be added to a compilation video which will be shared on the WSD website on October 29, 2021 to celebrate the WSD 150th Anniversary.
We are sending out the Tiger Paw signal to all Alumni!
How you can help:
On your phone create a video clip holding a poster that includes the following information:
- your name
- the schools attended ex: Ralph Brown, St. John's
- the year graduated or years attended
- Congratulations WSD or Happy Birthday WSD
or Happy 150th Anniversary WSD
It may include:
- a voice message, such as:
" Hi, my name is ______________ and I graduated in ________ [or attended St. John’s High School from ___________to ___________. Example (1975 to 1984) ]
My favourite memory of St John’s is ___________________________.
I want to congratulate the Winnipeg School Division on the 150th anniversary."
- a background scene of your place of work or a landmark of where you live
The video clip is to be sent to
Also please send your video clip to
The deadline for the video clip is June 30, 2021
If you would be willing to be interviewed for the Celebration project please contact Noel Smith at Tec Voc at 204-786-1401
Please help and send in your videos.
Thanks very much.
Enjoy exploring the Torch Yearbooks and
Jr Hi Flare Yearbooks
located in the
Yearbook Section (Click)
Keep Safe and Keep Active
Two of our alumni have received awards recently.
Staff Custodian 1993-2011
Currently Head Custodian at Sisler High
Manitoba 150 has recognized Junel for his positive contributions to the community and awarded him with the Honour 150 Award from Canada Life. He has received a medal and a $500 donation to contribute to a charity of his choice.
Junel has a passion for running and uses it to raise money for various charities.
Awarded MHSAA Athlete of the Week September 17, 2014
Rylee was presented with the 2021 Manitoba Indigenous Youth Achievement Award in the Community/Volunteer Senior category.
Rylee is the co-founder of Anishiative, an Indigenous youth-led community group that cleans up litter in the North End.
For Sale at the school office
Are you wearing one?
Class of 1988
Class of 1969
50th Reunion Summary
Class of 2008
Class of 1976
The photos of June 5th, 2019 at Tony Roma's for St John's High School, class of 1976,
We are sad to report the passing of the following former St. John's staff members
in 2020 & 2021.
Wally Holowka (1962-1998) June 18, 2021
Gary Grubert (1990-1995) May 5, 2021
George Bates (1973-1996)
Forbes George (1971-2001)
Willa Keith (1972-1997)
David Kolotylo (1993-2000)
Alf Laser (1963-1986)
Bill March (1980-86)
Christine Penner (2004-2009)
Marion Widlake (1993-2000)
From Rodger Rickey (1961-66)
1964 & 1966 Football Jackets
and a St. John's High Pin
From Brian Burdy (1962-65)
Teacher & Coach (1969-83)
1962-63 Championship Sweater
1970's Basketball Coaching Jacket
If you have any St. John's Memorabilia (events / graduation programs, clothing, yearbooks, etc.
that you would be willing to donate to the Archives,
please contact Sue at
Photo taken in Puerto Vallarta March 2018
Poster on display in main hallway