Events and Updates


Bro.V.P. Bernard Memorial Interschool Girls Basketball Tournament

Dear Josephites,

Another glorious event held today at SJA was the 1st Bro.V.P. Bernard Memorial Interschool Girls Basketball Tournament in the memory of Late Rev. Bro Bernard who had served at SJA during the years 1993-1997. A man who served the cause of education in various capacities in schools all over the world under the Patrician Brothers Society.

He was also the Provincial for 12 years.The inaugural match between SJA girls and Shigally Interanational was a thrilling experience and an outstanding victory for SJA with a score of 63-12. The tournament has

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Bringing Laurels to the SJA community

Dear Members,

The SJA-AA takes immense pride in informing you that Captain Rohit Shukla (Batch of 2006), who is an alumnus of our prestigious institution, has been awarded with the “Shaurya Chakra” on India’s 69th Republic Day. It is a proud moment for the entire SJA fraternity. Josephites like Captain Rohit Shukla are a living embodiment of our school’s motto, “Work is Worship” and are an inspiration for fellow Josephites.

TheSJA-AA managing committee on behalf of the SJA-AA congratulates him for this remarkable achievement and wishes him luck for his future endeavors.


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Happy Republic Day !!

Wishing our fellow Josephites a very Happy Republic Day!
Let us all remember the history of our country and revisit for accolades and lessons.
Let’s celebrate the unity, diversity, harmony and synthesis of our nation. May this expression and thought prevail and the Indian spirit prosper.
This Republic day let us take out the time and think of ways in which our association can give back to the society and bring about a meaningful change to the lives of the less privileged. Further, realize our positions as responsible citizens of this country.
Saluting India!!!


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On Saturday 16th, December 2017, the members of SJA Alumni Association returned to campus to see old friends and see what’s changed – and what’s stayed the same!

The event was also graced by the attendance of the Alma Mater Principal and Patron of Association Brother Babu Varghese, Brother Superior Arockia Raj, Vice Principal Brother Binoi and Principal St. Patrick’s Academy Brother Solomon Raja Rajan along with School coordinators Sumit Gupta, Suhani Sabharwal, Anuradha Tandon and many other past and present Teachers with their families.

The sparkling event of Alumni at SJA

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The 84th Annual day celebrations on 18th November 2017 at our Alma mater St. Joseph’s Academy saw life and energy being propelled exponentially…
Lt Gen RP Singh AVSM VSM illustrious Josephite batch of 1978, presided over the function.
He was presented bouquets by Managing Committee SJA Alumni Association and escorted by other senior Alumni members and school council members. He was given a warm reception by the Principal Brother Babu Vargehse , Brother Superior Arokiya Raj, Vice Principal Brother Binoi , Brother Tommy Principal St. George’s School and Brother Solomon Principal St.

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Request for Contribution – Annual Souvenir 2017-18

Greetings !!

To commemorate the joyous occasion of the Annual General Meeting and the Annual Gala Dinner is scheduled to be held on the 16th of December 2017, to celebrate the occasion the association as always is planning to print a Souvenir.

We invite all Josephites, members as well as non members, to contribute big-heartedly   to this very special edition which is sure to become a part of your treasure trove.

This Souvenir will be distributed across the globe to all visiting members at the Gala Dinner, and those who wish to receive it by

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SJA Annual Marathon 2017 !!!

St. Joseph’s Academy organsied a “Short Marathon” on 28th October, 2017 in line to the school calendar. This is mainly to encourage mass participation and to instill values of promoting good health among students, teachers and community.

At 5.30 AM Principal Brother Babu Varghese flagged off the race of Senior Boys and Vice Principal Brother Binoi flagged off the race of Senior Girls. Students were briefed all formalities required to be fulfilled like getting tickets at check posts and returning the same on completion of race, not to follow short cut routes

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Bright and sundrenched morning of 20th October 2017, a tradition which was set in 2012 as most of the Alumni’s residing out of Doon visit their home town to celebrate Diwali are given a chance to once again play with the old teammates, reliving the memories, competing against each other and winning Medals in 7 different sports tournaments across campus.
A day simply not to be missed! Commencing at 7.00 am at the SJA Tennis Court, Big Field, Basket Ball Court, and culminating at Auditorium with some stunning badminton matches, breathtaking shots being

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SJAA Annual Sports meet 2017

We all thank you for responding tremendously to our scheduled 6th Alumni Sports Meet…

Pre-registration is mandatory for all the events therefore you are requested to please send in your entries as soon as possible and provide us ample time to organise scheduled events… you will agree that it’s a huge responsibility to arrange entire events in a single day… in spite of constraint we shall put in our best efforts to not only arrange the meet but also provide you both breakfast and lunch so that Alumni’s can participate in

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Voluntary Blood Donation Camp 2017 !!

The SJA Alumni Association in coordination with the Sri Mahant Indresh Hospital (Blood Bank) Dehradun, Press Partner “Amar Ujala Foundation” and “Garhwal Post” (Satish Sharma organised “Voluntary Blood Donation Camp” at the School Auditorium on 2nd October 2017.

As Harish SIngh Ji Editor Amar Ujala stated the importance of such camps is to create awareness among people to come forward, donate blood and contribute in whatever little way we can to save 3 lives by donating one bottle. As one bottle is bifurcated in 3 units consisting of RBC, Plasma and

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