In 1934 the Marist Brothers of Catholic Diocese established the Wennappuwa Joseph Vaz College initially with 28 students. Today after 78 years since commencement, 24960 students had been blessed with the education that offered.
At present there are 3665 students studying in this school and there are 158 teachers assisting in the education of these students. Joseph Vaz College has excelled in various sports and produced many professionals to the country engineers, doctors, accountants. The college had been able to give the students the best of education in order for them to graduate to the leading universities of Sri Lanka
In order to full fill the dream of having its own indoor stadium and auditorium and in view of strengthening the Past Pupil’s Association, ‘A Peace Walk’ has been organized on 15 September.
This special event will be inaugurated at 7.30a.m. from the school premises and will proceed along the Colombo – Chilaw main road towards to the Katuneriya St. Sebasthion Church and will return back to the school.