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 March 26, 2021


Next Alumni Meeting

Postponed until further notice

TBA, 2021


St. John's School Library

Please join us when the time comes!

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 Alumni News


Two of our alumni have received awards recently.

Junel Malapad

Student 1982-88

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.

Rylee Nepinak

Student 2010-2015

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.

Check out their stories at

John Paskievich

Student 1962-65

John Paskievich, filmmaker and photographer has a new documentary called "A Canadien War Story. Please read the Winnipeg Free Press Article from November 7, 2020

Click the PDF file to view 

Bud Ulrich

(Staff 1975-90)

Bud has published a new book

Together At Tobans - Winnipeg's North End Kids in The 1950's

which will be available September 15, 2020.

On the PDF links see the information

and read an introduction to the book


St. John's Tech Construction 1911

Photo Contributed by Frank Unger from the Manitoba Archives

Enjoy exploring the digitized yearbooks
located in the
Yearbook Section (Click)

We are still in the process of digitizing

and are continuing to add the 2000's yearbooks to the site.

For Sale at the school office

Only $5.00

Are you wearing one?

Class of 1968

See Reunion photos

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Class of 1988

Class of 1969

XII-Room 333

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,

43 reunion!

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See Reunion photos

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See Reunion photos

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 We are sad to report the passing of the following former St. John's staff members

in 2020 & 2021.

George Bates (1973-1996)

Forbes George (1971-2001)

David Kolotylo  (1993-2000)

Brenda Kolson

Alf Laser (1963-1986)

Bill March (1980-86)

Christine Penner (2004-2009)

Marion Widlake (1993-2000)


Willa Keith (1972-1997)

In Memoriam 


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In Memoriam 


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In Memoriam 


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In Memoriam 


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We continue to update these lists.

Photo taken in Puerto Vallarta by Sue Gibb in March 2018

Poster on display in main hallway

Alumni Donations

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

© 2012 St. John's Alumni Association
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