Basic Ed


International Baccalaureate CAS Camp Empowers IB Students

The International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma Program students held their Creativity, Action, and Service (CAS) Camp recently at the ABS-CBN Eco-Village in Iba, Zambales.
Among the CAS projects were hands-on farmwork involving sustainable natural agriculture, poultry, vermiculture, dairy and mango farming. Other projects of a less strenuous nature involved arts and crafts activities. The participants got the chance to go kayaking and river wading in the Cabatuhan River, and conducted teach-ins and integration with the residents of the Loob Bunga Resettlement Community.
The students learned to reach beyond themselves and their books and at the same time, developed their citizenship skills. … [Read more]

Southville visit highlights education innovations

Southville International School and Colleges (SISC) hosted a site visit by a six-person team representing the screening committee of the Excellence in Educational Transformation Awards (EETA), sponsored by the ABS-CBN Bayan Foundation, last January 22, 2013. SISC was shortlisted from schools all over the country for its innovations in curriculum design and development, learning materials, learning methodologies and delivery systems, administrative systems and processes, and learning spaces and places.  The EETA recognizes the innovators of education in the Philippines.

The team was made up of Prof. Cecilia Manikan, director at the Asian Institute of Management; Mr. Antonio Del Carmen, program … [Read more]

Southville Leaders Undergo Training

Southville International School and Colleges (SISC) Student Council officers, High School class council representatives, and student volunteers recently went to the Earthaven Community in San Mateo, Rizal for the Outdoor Workshop on Leadership.

 

The OWL activities afforded the participants a chance to go beyond their comfort zones and realize their personal strengths, to conquer their fears and develop self-confidence, and to manifest leadership skills while observing the dynamics of teamwork. It is part of the school’s commitment to develop the leadership qualities of its students, and make them a catalyst towards positive and productive ends.… [Read more]

Southville Student Wins in National Wakeboard Tilt

In a rough sport dominated by men, Kelsey Albano, Grade 10 student of Southville International School and Colleges (SISC), proved that real athletes know no gender. She recently finished in 2nd place in the 6th Philippine Wakeboard Nationals held at Republic Wakepark, Nuvali last August 17-19, 2012.

 

With her routine’s technical difficulty, the intensity and variety of her tricks, as well as her performance over obstacles and the overall fluidity of the run, Kelsey bested other wakeboard riders around the country.

 

Wakeboarding is a surface water sport which was developed from a combination of water skiing, snowboarding and … [Read more]

Southville Celebrates Araw ng Wika

Basic Education students of Southville International School and Colleges (SISC) joined the nation in its commemoration of Buwan ng Wikang Pambansa this August 2012. With the theme “Tatag ng Wikang Filipino, Lakas ng Pagka-Pilipino,” a lineup of activities was firmed up in recognition of Filipino as a common language that unites the nation. The students were exposed in their Filipino classes to various meaningful level activities such as Bugtungan Quiz Bee , Poster Making, and the OPM (Original Pilipino Music) Pinoy Idol and Duet to promote appreciation of the Filipino language.

The celebration culminated in the Pistang Pinoy where the … [Read more]

Southville wins in karate tournaments

The Southville Karate contingent brought home a total of twenty-eight medals (thirteen gold, seven silver and eight bronze) from two separate karatedo
tournaments held last month.

In the 1st Shito Ryu Shukokai Cup – Open Karate Kobudo Chanpionship organized by the Philippine Shito Ryu Shukokai under the Philippine Karatedo
Federation of the National Sports Administration, the Southville karatekas bagged the 2nd Overall Cup for Kobudo with a medal tally of 4 gold, 3 silver,
and 4 bronze. The medal winners are:

Gen Mark Tanno – Gold Medal Tekko
– Gold Medal Bo Staff
– Gold Medal Nunchakku
– Gold Medal … [Read more]

Southville Mathlete to Represent Philippines in International Math Tourn

Gen Mark Tanno of Southville International School and Colleges will compete in the upcoming 5th International Young Mathematicians’ Competition (IYMC) sponsored by the City Montessori School (CMS) and office of the Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh of India on November 28-December 6, 2012.

In his letter, Dr. Eduardo O. dela Cruz Jr, Chairman of the International Contest Committee of the Mathematics Trainers’ Guild of the Philippines (MTG) emphasized that it was the impressive performance of Gen Mark together with the other 14 delegates in their training programs and in the international mathematics competitions that earned them the slot to represent … [Read more]

Southville Calls on Top Outstanding Performing Students

The strongest resource that a country has is its people, thus, it is an imperative for schools to take active roles in developing the youths to become movers of society by equipping them with education for life-long learning. As a concerned educational entity, Southville Global Education Network (SGEN), composed of seven (7) educational institutions recognizes the need for private schools to work alongside the government in terms of providing necessary education and training to the youth who will become the vanguards of the nation. Launched years ago, the TOPS awards full scholarships to qualified students in any course offered in … [Read more]

“SULONG SA PAGTULONG” OF SOUTHVILLE BUSINESS STUDENTS REACH OUT TO FAMILIES IN SOUTH METRO

When the country was hit by an unusual southwest monsoon recently, the Business Education students of Southville International School and Colleges took the challenge they learned in their subjects on Corporate Social Responsibility and the IC subjects on Values and Leadership by bravely launching their “Sulong sa Pagtulong” project which is a relief operation effort giving assistance to the families in South Metro who were affected by the calamity. The project was launched in cooperation with the following student organizations under the College of Business Administration: Southville International Junior Marketing Association (SIJMA), Global Entrepreneurial Movement of Southville (GEMS), Junior Capital … [Read more]

Preschoolers Paint with their Parents

The Preschool Division of Southville International School and Colleges (SSIC) is holding an art contest for its Nursery, Kinder, and Junior Prep students and their parents.  Dubbed “Painting with Mom and Dad,” it’s a contest where everyone wins in terms of fun and parent-child bonding!

 

It will be held on September 29, 2012, 8:30 am – 10:30 am for Nursery & Kinder, and 11:00 am – 1:00 pm for Junior Prep at MPH Tropical Campus. See you there!… [Read more]