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Saturday, November 30, 2019

St. John's - OBA South Sri Lanka & Chundikuli - PPA Colombo Christmas Carols and Dinner 2019

Dear Johnian,

The joint annual Christmas Carols and Dinner of St. Johns College, Jaffna (OBA SSL) and Chundikuli Girls’ College PPA, is scheduled to be held on Wednesday 11th December 2019, at St. Paul’s Church, Milagiriya, Colombo 04 from 5.30pm on wards. 

The Carol Service will commence at 5.30pm.

The ticket prices are as follows;

    Adults     – Rs 1,000/-
    Kids        – Rs 750/-

Please hurry and get your tickets by contacting one of the following

  •       Mr L N Balaretnarajah  Mobile 077 747 4150
  •       Mr Rasiah Loganathan  Mobile  077 299 0660
  •       Mr Dinesh Ebenezer (Convener)  Mobile 077 333 5098
  •       Mr T Suganthan  Mobile 0773 676 575  
  •       Mr B Balajeyandhan   Mobile  075 919 7110 
 Please come with your family and enjoy the night. 
Thanks & regards
Balasingham Balajeyandhan
Honorary Secretary

Monday, October 14, 2019

Teacher's Day Celebration 2019 - Saturday 19th October 2019

We cordially invite you to participate and experience with us on this memorable event in which we would be honoring our teachers.

Please hurry and get your tickets by contacting one of the following.

        Mr P Thuraisingam                          077 370 1024
        Mr R Loganathan                             077 299 0660
        Mr T Suganthan                                 077 367 6575
        Mr B Balajeyandhan                        075 919 7110

  or any other SJC OBA SSL Committee Member

5.45 pm  : Assemblage
6.00 pm  : Commencement of the Function                                           
6.05 pm  : Opening Prayer
6.10 pm  : Welcome Address - Mr P Thuraisingam
6.15 pm  : Speech on behalf of the OBA –  Mr K Amalan
6.20 pm  : Address by the President OBA SSL - Mr E M Deva
6.25 pm  : Address by the Acting Principal -  Ven  Samuel J Ponniah
6.45pm  : Speech on behalf of the past Teachers –  Mrs Primrose Sugirtharatnam
7.00 pm  : Address by the Guest of Honour - Mr S Anthonypillai
7.10 pm  : Presentation of Tokens to Teachers
7.30 pm  : Address by the Guest Speaker  -  Mrs Rasamany Sadagoban
                  [Deputy Principal - Saiva Mangaiyar Vidyalayam , Wellawatte]
8.00 pm  : Vote of  Thanks – Mr Daniel Gratien Ananthan
8.03 pm  : College Song
8.06 pm  : Fellowship & Dinner

Friday, August 23, 2019

1st Ex-Co Meeting of SJC OBA SSL 2019/20

Dear Johnian                      


1st  Ex-Co Meeting of St. John's College, Jaffna OBA (SSL) – 2019/2020

Date : Saturday, August 24, 2019

Venue :    Holy Trinity Church - Parish Hall
21, St Lawrence Road, Colombo 06
(The road opposite Royal Bakery)

Time :    06:45 pm - Assemblage
07:00 pm - Meeting commences
08:30 pm - Meeting concludes with Dinner

Hosts :  Mr T Jeyakumar, Mr S Rajanathan, Mr S Jebaratnam

1. President convenes the meeting; calls for opening prayer.
2. Excuses.
3. Announcement of deaths (if any), followed by 2 minutes silence.
4. Promotions / achievements / matrimonial news.
5. Adoption of the minutes of the 11th ExCo (2018/2019).
6. Appointment of Sub - Committees & Conveners

                * Sports committee               *  Trip committee            *  Website committee
                * Teachers’ day committee   * Christmas committee    * Finance Committee
                * Scholarship Committee      * AGM  Committee

7. Submission of  Draft Statement of Accounts - Annual General Meeting
8. Preparation of the Event Calendar for 2019/2020.
9. Ex. Co. meeting schedule for 2019/2020.
10. Any other business.
11. Vote of Thanks.
12. College Song.

Balasingham Balajeyandhan
(Honorary Secretary)

Wednesday, July 17, 2019

113th Annual General Meeting

Dear Johnian                                                                                                         

Warm Greetings from St.John’s College, Jaffna OBA (South Sri Lanka).

         113th Annual General Meeting Fixed for 10.08.2019 (Saturday)

It is once again time for us to meet and greet fellow Johnians and to elect a new bunch of  Ex-Co Members for 2019/2020 to take forward the activities of the OBA-SSL.

The day’s programme commences at 5.00 pm with Thanks Giving Service at Holy Trinity Church, No 21, St Lawrence Road, Wellawatte, Colombo 06. On completion of the service the 113th Annual General Meeting will commence at the Mirage Hotel, 61 (Moor’s Road End ) Marine Drive, Wellawatte, Colombo 06 at 7.00 pm.

The Dinner Tickets are priced at Rs.3,000/= and are available with the under-mentioned members whose contact numbers are stated against their names. In order to encourage a large turnout for this event we have decided to extend the sale of tickets up-to 07.08.2019. Since limited number of tickets available, please ensure you purchase your ticket on or before 07.08.2019 as no sale of tickets will be take place after 07.08.2019. Tickets for Campus Students are priced at Rs. 2,500/=

Mr.L.N.Balaretnaraja       077 747 4150            Mr R Loganathan              077 299 0660
Mr J J Jeyendran              077 771 8801            Mr Philips Thuraisingam   077 370 1024            Mr.B.Balajeyandhan        075 919 7110

Agenda for the 113th AGM.
 *Reading the notice convening the 113th AGM.
 *Mark of Respect for the departed Johnian’s and their family members.
 *Welcome address by the President.
 *Adoption of the minutes of the 112th AGM held on 26.05.2018.
 *Secretary’s Report covering the period May 2018 to June 2019.
 *Adoption of the Audited Accounts for the Financial Year 01.01.2018 to 31.12.2018.
 *Resolutions if any (last date to receive 30.07.2019).
 *Address by the Principal.
 *Eagle Vision 2023
 *Election of Office-Bearers for 2019/2020 (President, 04Vice Presidents, Secretary,
   Asst- Secretary, Treasurer, Asst- Treasurer, Editor and Ex –Co Members).
 *Address by the newly elected President.
 *Vote of Thanks by the elected Secretary.
 *College Song.
 *Conclusion of the 113th AGM followed by Cocktail.
Thanking You
                                                           Yours Sincerely  

 B Balajeyandhan                                                                               L N Balaretnanrajah
 Secretary  SJC OBA SSL                                                       Member AGM Organizing Committee

Sunday, March 10, 2019

St John's College OBA South Srilanka Vs Central College OBA Colombo Friendly Cricket Match 2019

Dear Johnians,

Its' that time of the year Johnians like many others in the Island get together to witness their Big match - Ours is the " Battle of the North".

We go one step further as Old Boys of 2 of the oldest school's in the Country and play a game of Cricket. A friendly encounter.

Come join us ‪on Sunday, 17th March 2019 at 10:00Hrs @ Torrington Flat Grounds, Housing Scheme Road, Colombo 05.

Its a Social event, where we get to meet fellow Johnians and Centralites.

Lunch and Drinks will be served at a nominal cost of Rs.500/= per head.

Come cheer your batch mates and join the fun.

Cheers ,
Organizing Committee - SJC OBA SSL

Note: Confirm your participation to SJC OBA SSL Secretary on  +94 759 197 110 / e-mail :