Basic Ed


Southville’s Mathlete bags awards in 2013 Bulgaria Math Contest

Gen Mark Tanno, a Grade 10 student of Southville International School and Colleges, brought home a Merit Award and placed Second-Runner Up in the Team and Group Contests in th 2013 Bulgaria International Mathematics Competition (BIMC) held in Bugas, Bulgaria, last June 30 to July 5. Clad in our national clothing – the Barong Tagalog, he fronted the Philippine Team along with a fellow team member during the Parade of Nations.

Team PH emerged as victos in he said math battle, followed by Vietnam and Thailand. The country’s student delegates brought home with hem 5 gold, 7 silver and 10 … [Read more]

IB Class 2013 Valedictorian, Jeon Da Seul’s Commencement Speech

 

“The International Baccalaureate (IB) in our school was a phenomenal experience for me. Because of the efforts of the school to expose us to a bigger world we could explore, I am really thrilled and confident about the privileges and opportunities we graduates will grab and make much of” said Class 2013 Valedictorian, Jeon Da Seul as she gave her speech during Southville International School and Colleges I.B. Commencement Exercises held last June 3, 2013.

 

Jeon narrated how she learned new skills in I.B. that gave her a stronger sense of self-identity and pride. What made school life … [Read more]

Basic Ed Students Attend Cultural Show

The Preschool and Grade School Divisions of Southville International School and Colleges (SISC) recently watched Repertory Philippines’ The Wizard of Oz at Onstage, Greenbelt 1, Makati. The students had a grand time experiencing the colorful sets and costumes, lively music, simple dialogue, lyrics, humor of the cast members, and the special effects. The students also enjoyed immensely the audience participation portion of the play when they interacted with the Cowardly Lion, the Tin Man and the Scarecrow.

The cast, on their part, marveled at how well-behaved and adorable their audience from SISC was. They noted how the students were very … [Read more]

Southville Accountancy Students Unite

Southville International School and Colleges (SISC) BS Accountancy students celebrated their 2nd Accountancy Day recently with the theme “Junior Philippine Institute of Accountants (JPIA) and the 5Cs: Stepping Stones to Success.”
Outdoor games, musical and dance presentations, inspirational talk, quiz bee, and a festive lunch capped the celebration.
SISC’s BS Accountancy program has a curriculum designed according to the International Accounting Education Standards, which prepares students to be successful and professional accountants in public, corporate, or governmental setting.… [Read more]

Southville Students Learn with Virtual Language Teacher

Nowadays, students are tech savvy and spend more time on a computer than anywhere else. Southville International School and Colleges (SISC) recognizes this by using technology and interactive, multimedia activities in its learning programs, thus, motivating students with engaging learning experiences.

As a supplement to in-class work, SISC’s Basic Education Division is using the Tell Me More language training software which builds English fluency through six key language learning skills: reading, writing, listening, speaking, vocabulary, and grammar. By using this program, SISC students associate listening to reading and writing. Some of the vocabulary building exercises include picture/word association; fill in … [Read more]

Southville Student Dominates Skate Asia 2012

Minami Samantha Sunagawa, a Grade 2 student of Southville International School and Colleges (SISC) – STAR Campus, bagged 3 gold medals in Skate Asia 2012 held in Sunway Pyramid Ice, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia last August 2-9.
Minami was part of the Philippine Delegation that competed in the said contest which gathered more than 700 skaters.
The ice princess topped the Technical, Couples, and Character Spotlight categories in what is considered as the annual premier event for Asian and international skaters.… [Read more]

Southville seeks nominations for alumni achievers

Southville International School and Colleges has a strong tradition of success among its graduates. Alumni worldwide have achieved extraordinary success in the fields of education, technology, business, entertainment, literature, and sports, among others. Through its Alumni Affairs Office, Southville is currently accepting nominations for its 2012 Alumni Achievers Awards. The award honors Southville graduates and former students from the Basic Education Division who have distinguished themselves as leaders and innovators in their careers and community. It seeks to give due recognition to Monarchs whose accomplishments communicate the dynamic excellence of Southville education and have substantially brought honor and prestige to … [Read more]

Southville students top international academic contest

Terrence Patrick Cabana of Grade 3 – Faith and Gen Mark Tanno of Grade 9 – Compassion received the High Distinction Certificate and Distinction Certificate, respectively, for being in the top one percent of the participants in the International Competitions and Assessments for Schools (ICAS) that drew over one million student entries from over 6,300 schools from Australia, New Zealand, Hong Kong, India, Malaysia, Singapore, South Africa, the United States, and the Philippines.

Cabana was awarded for his achievement in the subject area of English (High Distinction Certificate) while Tanno (Distinction Certificate) got his in the subject area of Science. … [Read more]

IB Admissions Set

Students who are up for a rigorous, independent and academically compelling pre-university program combined with global perspectives and social awareness, are now welcome to apply for Southville International School and Colleges’ (SISC) International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma Program for academic year 2010 – 2011. IB is an internationally recognized pre-university program of top universities in North America, Europe, and Asia.
Premiere Universities such as Stanford University, University of San Francisco, Marquette University, Hiram College, and the University of Toronto have shown interest in SISC IB graduates, while Glion Institute of Higher Education in Switzerland is offering a 10%discount in tuition fees … [Read more]

College Division Forms Pool of Outstanding Students

In response to the nationwide search for the Ten Outstanding Students of the Philippines (TOSP), Southville International School and Colleges initiated its own search for the Ten Outstanding Students of Southville (TOSS) to create a pool of student leaders from the different degree programs.

In an orientation for the TOSS nominees, Dr. Marl V. Ferenal, SISC President, emphasized the twin thrust of SISC, which are academic and values excellence. This was reinforced by the presentations of resource speakers Helen Gemma Vallejos, Region 2 Coordinator for the United Nations Youth Association of the Philippines, and Jeff Araula, President of the TOSP … [Read more]