Eminent Speaker Breakfast – Marc Jury

Join Karabo Radebe (Hodgson 2005) in conversation with Marc Jury as he delves into the world of the Chief Executive at SuperSport, an influential figure on the South African sporting scene. The talk will be followed by a networking breakfast with your fellow Old Johannians.  When: Tuesday 2...

2022 Golden Eagle Award

The Old Johannian Association and St John's College are proud to announce the recipients of the 2022 Golden Eagle Award that was conferred to three deserving Old Johannians on Gaudy Day in recognition and celebration of the extraordinary impact they have made in South Africa...

Passing of Michael Spicer

Michael Spicer (OJ Thomson 1969, Sixth Form 1970) When I heard of Michael’s death on 10 March 2022, I was shocked and deeply saddened. It felt to me that a very articulate, thoughtful and wise voice of good reason has been taken from us so abruptly,...

VITA Magazine | Trinity Term 2021

VITA celebrates the richness, strength and deep heritage of our school community and offers a termly snapshot of the St John’s community – a look at what is happening on campus, as well as news and insights about our staff, students, our parents and former...

Meet the Chairman

Meet Graham Kerr-Phillips, the newly elected chair of the Old Johannians Association (OJA). Graham is an advocate at the Johannesburg Bar and comes from a dynasty of Old Johannians - one of five brothers who matriculated at St John’s, his sons are also Old Johannians....

The new digital, interactive VITA

VITA, the long-standing St John’s community publication, is back after a brief hiatus – now in a new, digital interactive format. VITA celebrates the richness, strength and deep heritage of our school community and offers a termly snapshot of the St John’s community – a look...