St Patrick's College, Jaffna.
Alumni Association, UK.

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Albert Santhiapillai - A Personal Apprciation

Posted by Patrician Scribe on October 18, 2010 at 6:21 PM Comments comments (0)
Nobody ever forgets a Cool Teacher


To us one of them was Mr. Albert Santiapillai our grade 9 teacher at St Patrick's
College, Jaffna. Mr. Albert Santiapillai with good looks, superior perm and
equally superior access to the school’s sporting events. He possessed a rare
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MOUSE TRAP STORY

Posted by Patrician Scribe on October 18, 2010 at 6:16 PM Comments comments (0)
A mouse looked through the crack in the wall to see the farmer and his wife open a package. What food might this contain?' The mouse wondered - he was devastated to discover it was a mousetrap. retreating to the farmyard, the mouse proclaimed the warning:
There is a mousetrap in the house! There is a mousetrap in the house!' The chicken clucked and scratched, raised her head and said, ' Mr. Mouse, I can tell this is a grave concern to you, but it is of no consequence to me.
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Dilip Tisseverasinghe - A Personal Appreciation

Posted by Patrician Scribe on October 18, 2010 at 6:06 PM Comments comments (0)

First met Dilip Tisseverasinghe in a summer cricket festival way back in 1997 though his surname was very familiar to me as my mother and aunts used to talk about the Tisseverasinghes’. In fact I very vividly remember Dilip’s father from my childhood in Jaffna, impeccably dressed in shirt sleeves and tie, riding his bicycle along Third Cross Street on his way to work in the Commercial Bank. Dilip’s mother was a contemporary of my late aunt. I was much junio...
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St Patrick's College, Jaffna. - History

Posted by Webmaster on October 16, 2010 at 9:03 PM Comments comments (0)

St.Patrick’s College, a leading Catholic school in the Island, was established in 1850 as the “Jaffna Catholic English School” by Monsignor Orazio Bettacchini. Later, with the reception of a grant from the Government in 1851, it came to be called as the “Jaffna Boys’ Seminary”. Its first Principal was Mr. Patrick Foy, an Irishman.  In some sense, our college is older than some modern day countries like Canada and Australia!

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Treasurer's Report 2009

Posted by Webmaster on March 28, 2010 at 4:38 PM Comments comments (0)


Download here ---> Treasurer's Report 2009

Treasurer's Report 2009

Posted by Webmaster on March 28, 2010 at 4:38 PM Comments comments (0)


Download here ---> Treasurer's Report 2009

Secretary's Report 2009

Posted by Webmaster on March 28, 2010 at 4:30 PM Comments comments (0)

Please click on the link to download ----> Secretary's Report 2009

President's Speech 2009

Posted by Webmaster on March 28, 2010 at 4:25 PM Comments comments (0)

My dear members of the Association,

It is with great pleasure I am writing this Annual Report. As there are also Reports from the Secretary and the Treasurer, I will keep my report very condensed and precise.

First of all let me thank my Executive Committee members for all the support you have rendered me during the last year. If it is not for all of you, we would not have achieved what we have achieved during the last year.

Our ye...

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