April2017


Booklatin ang Kinabukasan Launched

The best gift that one can give to a child is the gift of learning.
Armed with the passion to address the decline in reading interests and literacy rates of school children, fourth year BS Nursing students of Southville International School and Colleges, under their Community Organizing Participatory Action Research (COPAR) subject, launched the “Booklatin ang Kinabukasan” Project which aims to promote literacy development through reading among the CAA Elementary School students in Las Piñas.
The project, in partnership with the Barangay BF International Officers and Council, Samahan ng Kabataang Baranggay (SKB) and the National Library, has been running for
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Southville International School And Colleges Shares The Secrets Of Successful Teachers

Las Piñas City – Southville International School and Colleges is hosting a public training open to all school teachers and administrators on the secrets of successful teachers every Saturday starting April 23 until May 21, 2016. The seminars and workshops organized by the Taylor Center for Professional Development (TCPD), a division of Southville that designs programs aimed at helping schools to deliver quality education and services.

The attendees will require techniques on (1) developing teaching methodologies that foster student involvement and cooperation in classroom activities; and (2) meeting the needs of the students with varying levels of knowledge, interests, understanding … [Read more]

Southville Students Shine in UN Simulation

The Southville International School and Colleges (SISC) Model United Nations (MUN) delegation returned from the 18th Model United Nations Assembly – Philippines with the top awards. Jee Seung Hong and Chloe Gian Jundez of Senior High School were named Best Delegate and Best Speaker, respectively, in the conference modelled on the format and function of the United Nations.

Jee Seung Hong was cited for her capacity to reach out to those who are new (novice delegates) to the assembly and make them feel important as part of the resolution making process. Chloe Jundez, on the other hand, was lauded for … [Read more]

SGEN welcomes the holiday season with a lantern show

The Southville Global Education Network (SGEN) held a lantern show at the Alabang Town Center last December 4, 2015. All 7 SGEN schools namely Southville International School and Colleges (SISC), Southville International School affiliated with Foreign Universities (SISFU), South Seed-LPDH College (SSLC), South Mansfield College (SMC), Stonyhurst Southville International School (SSIS) – Batangas, Stonyhurst Southville International School (SSIS) – Malarayat, and SEED Academy participated in the competition for the best lantern. Southville has been doing the lantern show for five years now, and as a fitting activity related to SISC’s Silver Year, attendees witnessed a lighting of parols.

Each SGEN … [Read more]

A Day for Others

As one family, Southville International School and Colleges (SISC) conducted Southville for Others (SFO), an outreach activity of the employees last November 14, 2015. Everybody was divided into teams, each with designated tasks and areas. The teams are the following:

OMG- Oh My Garden
Landscape Maintenance
Members: Admin, Non-Teaching Employees

The Paint Team
Repainting of Fence and Arc
Members: IB, SISFU, NTE, Admin

Pouch on Wheels
Teaching Reading to Student Children
Members: ECED, Basic Ed Assat, Basic Ed Alumni

Medical Mission for Senior Citizens
Members: Nursing, ASSAT, SSLC, Alumni

Teaching Leadership and Personality Development to HS Students
Members: College Deans … [Read more]

Southville representatives attend US Memorial Day Ceremony

Dr. Jerry Aguilar and Mr. Philip Bennett from the Office of Public Relations represented Southville International School and Colleges at the US Memorial Day Ceremony last May 24, 2015 at the Manila American Cemetery and Memorial in Taguig City. Leaders from different faiths and respected representatives from Civic, Military, and Veterans organizations were also in attendance.… [Read more]

Wordsmith on the Rise

Jayra Almanzor, winner of the 2013 English Academic Award from St. Justin Martyr Catholic School in Canada talks about writing and her grade school years at Southville with Jesselle Villegas of the Office of Public Relations.

JV: Why do you love to write?
JA: I love writing because it is like immersing yourself into another world, another dimension. My mother once said: “When you read, it’s like standing on top of a giant; you will see and experience everything you never thought was possible.” After that, I thought to myself. What if I could control everything I see from that … [Read more]

Southville students cop major awards in the search for T.O.P.S. 2015

The Top Outstanding Performing Students (T.O.P.S.) awarding ceremony recognized ten 4th year high school students from all over the country for exceptional performance in academic, leadership and co-curricular activities on March 20, 2015.

The T.O.P.S. selection procedure was indeed a challenge. Twenty other contenders were awarded Honorable Mention certificates. Out of thirty T.O.P.S. awardees, nine are from SISC, namely: Lee Sunmin, Maria Josefina Belen C. Garcia, Andrei Kenneth Dominic T. Merino, Leah Monica Rodriguez, John Aaron Lewis G. Eugenio, Kim Solkim, Diana Christine Rei G. Caga, Camille Anne M. Canonizado, and Paolo Luis B. Itchon.… [Read more]

Notable Directors Take Part in Media Talk 2015

Well-known directors Louie Ignacio, Sigfreid Barros Sanchez, and Emmanuel Quindo Palo imparted their knowledge as resource speakers of this year’s Media Talk.

Media Talk: Beyond the Lens of Imagination was held last February 4, 2015 at the Luxembourg Gym. This is a collaborative project of 3rd year AB Communication students and 3rd & 4th year AB Multimedia Arts students for their classes in Media Management & Entrepreneurship, and Multimedia Business. The event intended to share to high school students current practices in the film and directing industry through the talk of the invited speakers.

Ignacio, Director of Party Pilipinas and … [Read more]

Southville Alumna is Magna Cum Laude of America’s Best College

2014 U.S. News & World Report’s America’s Best College, Menlo College, has given recognition to Southville International School and Colleges’ Alumna, Samantha Alyssa Tongo. Her exemplary academic performance as a Marketing Communication student paved way to graduating as magna cum laude.

Working as a full-time marketing intern at Cisco, named by Fortune Magazine as one of the best companies to work for in 2013, Samantha has very much made her stay in college a fruitful learning experience.
Samantha shared, “College was fun! I met people with different backgrounds, ages and personalities, took a diverse set of classes that challenged how … [Read more]