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Jasmin Mari Sembrano

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Domestic Cabin Crew, Philippine Airlines

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FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

 

Basic Education | International Baccalaureate | College

 

What makes Southville different from other schools?

Southville primarily caters to students aiming to gain international credentials at both the K-12 level and the College level. The International Baccalauareate program is offered to students who wish to go to Universities in foreign countries (USA, UK, Australia are popular destinations). The College courses are geared towards providing international recognition through different international programs such as Microsoft Certification program, Amadeus Certification Program, NCLEX program and others.

 

Why is Southville an International School?

  • RA 9493, a law recognizing Southville as an institution with an international character
  • Accredited by the Western Association of School and Colleges-USA
  • Offers Foreign Language (Chinese, French, Spanish)
  • International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme
  • Integrates global perspectives across the curriculum specifically in English, S cience, Mathematics and Social Living and Global Education (SLGE) curriculum includes global issues
  • Global Village Tour, 30% of the population are foreigners
  • Books are from international publishing houses

 

How unique is your curriculum and teaching styles?

  • Curriculum is anchored in 5Cs: Competence, Creativity, Collaboration, Character and Commitment to Achieve
  • Differentiated Curriculum and Instruction (teachers design strategies depending on the needs of the students)
  • Interdisciplinary learning focuses on Higher Order Thinking Skills
  • Financial Literacy and Business Program
  • Portfolio Assessment of Southville International School and Colleges Students Research
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Gender free skills
  • Online support through moodle program

 

Why are your fees expensive?

  • International accreditation
  • Small student-teacher ratio
  • Internationally sourced learning materials

 

How many students are there in a class?

  • Nursery and Kinder:   Maximum of 15 students with 1 teacher & 1 teacher aide
  • JR Prep and SR Prep:   Maximum of 25 students with 1 teacher & 1 teacher aide
  • Grade 1 - 12:   Maximum of 30 students with 1 teacher

  

What are your Senior High School Tracks

  • Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics (STEM)
  • Accountancy, Business and Management (ABM)
  • General Academic Subjects (GAS)
  • Humanities and Social Sciences (HUMSS)

 

What are the subject offerings

  • PRESCHOOL

    • Reading
    • Science and Social Studies
    • Mathematics
    • Physical Education (PE)
    • Information and Communication Technology (ICT)
    • Values Education
    • Robotics
  • GRADE 1 to 2

    • English
    • Science
    • Mathematics
    • Social Living and Global Education (SLGE)
    • Special Filipino/ English as Second Language (ESL)
    • Information and Communication Technology (ICT)
    • Music, Arts, Physical Education (MAPE)
    • Values Education
    • Financial Literacy
  • GRADE 3 to 6

    • English
    • Science
    • Mathematics
    • Social Living and Global Education (SLGE)
    • Special Filipino/ English as Second Language (ESL)
    • Foreign Languages (Mandarin)
    • Information and Communication Technology (ICT)
    • Music, Arts, Physical Education (MAPE)
    • Values Education
    • Financial Literacy
    • PASS Research
  • GRADE 7 to 12

    • English
    • Science
    • Mathematics
    • Social Living and Global Education (SLGE)
    • Special Filipino/ English as Second Language (ESL)
    • Foreign Languages (Mandarin/French)
    • Information and Communication Technology (ICT)
    • Music, Arts, Physical Education (MAPE)
    • Values Education
    • Business
    • PASS Research