INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS’ NIGHT

The International Students Night with the theme, It’s more fun in Southville, was held at Luxembourg Gym on 2 July 2015. The event was attended by 53 international students. The objective of the event was to foster the smooth transition of our students from their country of origin to the Southville International School and Colleges community. The event was likewise our way of welcoming the new international students.

The event was hosted by Kevin Raqueno and Joed Legayada. To foster a sense of belongingness and to create friendship among the international students, they opened the event with an activity – … [Read more]

Southville runs Stock Market 101

Southville International School and Colleges, through the College of Business headed by Dr. Vic Manabat, in collaboration with The Capital Markets Institute of the Philippines Inc. (CMIP), organized a 2-day seminar that ran from April 20-21 on Basic Stock Market Investing for High School, College Students, and Professionals held at SISC’s School of the Future in the Luxembourg Campus.

Twenty-two participants, composed of students, housewives, teachers, insurance agents, and retirees, showed interest in earning money through the Stock Market, attended the first run of the seminar.

SISC and CMIP President, Dr. Marl V. Ferenal’s message, was followed by the lecture … [Read more]

Psychology Students attend DSM-V

Senior Psychology students from Southville International School and Colleges attended the seminar on Diagnostic Statistical Manual of Mental Disorder or DSM-5 last July 22, 2013 at the St. Dominic College of Asia in Bacoor, Cavite.

The seminar was well-attended by schools with psychology programs south of Manila. The resource speaker was Ateneo de Manila University’s visiting professor Dr. Roger Dale Davis from University of Florida, USA who oriented participants in the morning session on “DSM-5: What’s New and Why?” In the afternoon, the students chose the workshops they were interested in such as “Nonsuicidal Self-Injury: Making Sense of Why Pain … [Read more]

Southville Congratulates Joross Gamboa for Best Supporting Actor Win

Southville International School and Colleges takes pride in congratulating John Ross “Joross” Gamboa, AB Communication student, for winning the Best Supporting Actor Award in the 2012 Cinemalaya Independent Film Festival. Cinemalaya is a film competition and festival that aims to encourage the creation of new cinematic works by Filipino filmmakers – works that boldly articulate and freely interpret the Filipino experience with fresh insight and artistic integrity.

 

Joross played the role of Bertong Baka, an out-of-school youth who is quiet but filled with angst, in the film Intoy Syokoy ng Kalye Marino. This full-length indie film, which falls under … [Read more]

Southville holds SPED Olympics 2013

College of Education recently hosted SPED Olympics 2013.

Formally opened by the Dean of Education, Dr. Virginia O.Caneo, the event encouraged children with special needs to participate in sports. It aimed to enhance the self-esteem of its participants and develop friendships among them. Another purpose of the said activity was to promote social capability which is of utmost importance to children who are mentally challenged to improve their social functioning.

Students from Alabang Elementary School SPED Center as well as “Here we Grow School” were invited to join the different games prepared by the EDUC students. The games were “planting … [Read more]

Roces Rocks in Search for Redhead Model

Rocking the runway with her beauty, grace and charm, High School senior Arielle Roces proved once again her modeling prowess as she was hailed one of the new faces of Redhead.

Redhead is a clothing brand exclusively available at the Girls Teens’ Wear section of SM Department Stores nationwide. Around 700 hopefuls joined the search but only twelve made it to the cut. The lucky circle of twelve underwent a series of lessons on personality development, speech eloquence, ramp walking, photography modeling, and several fashion and beauty boot camps.

Arielle’s youthful glow, confidence, and determination drove her to become one … [Read more]

SISC Bets Win Mr. and Ms. Teen SGEN 2011

Airian Lajada of HS III – Conviction and Ira de Castro of HS IV – Industry were crowned Mr. and Ms. Teen Southville Global Education Network (SGEN) 2011. The pageant was held last September 26, 2011, as part of Southville International School and Colleges’ 21st Foundation Celebration.

Lajada and de Castro bested the participants from other SGEN member schools namely: South Mansfield College in Muntinlupa City, and Stonyhurst Southville International School – Lipa City and Batangas City.

The Mr. and Ms. Teen SGEN pageant aims to bring together the students from SGEN member schools in a friendly competition where self-confidence, … [Read more]

“Making a difference as an international school”

Many are claiming to be international schools, but only a few have got the real deal.
As Dep-Ed Undersecretary for Regional Operations, Ramon C. Bacani said, “Real international schools catering primarily to foreign students are few since they can be established only by legislation if not presidential orders.”
Southville International School and Colleges (SISC), now on its 19th year, is one of only two international schools in the Philippines created by legislation.
On July 24, 2006, the Philippine Senate and the House of Representatives then headed by Sen. Manny Villar (Senate President) and Cong. Jose de Venecia, Jr. (Speaker of … [Read more]

SEED Academy Launches Senior High Program

After being certified by the Department of Education and the Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (TESDA), SEED Academy, launched its newest offering of Senior High Program with the Technical Vocation Track in Information Communication Technology.

SEED Senior High School conducted its first New Students and Parents Orientation (NSPO) last June 24, 2016. Students of SEED Academy’s first batch of Grade 11 students were welcomed by the SEED Academy President and Principal Mr. Robert F. Norberte. Mr. Norberte shared how SEED Academy has progressed since its inception and how it has continued to blossom as it takes the lead in … [Read more]

Southville senior gets highest mark in International exam

Lee Chan Hee of Senior High School obtained the highest grade of A* in the International General Certificate of Secondary Education (IGCSE) examination in High Math conducted by the University of Cambridge, UK. He took the test when he was in Junior High School last academic year.

The International General Certificate of Secondary Education (IGCSE) is a globally recognized qualification conducted at the Grade 10 level. IGCSE has an excellent reputation among international schools worldwide, and is one of the most sought-after qualifications in the world. IGCSEs are recognized as a reliable record of attainment which counts towards entry to … [Read more]