Basic Ed

Multimedia Student’s Photo is Finalist for PLDT Directory Cover

Following her win from the 26th Visual Arts Competition Photo Contest held at SM Southmall, Encar Sarah Lopez was hailed as one of the fifty finalists in the national photography competition of DPC-PLDT. Lopez is currently a sophomore Multimedia Arts student at Southville International School and Colleges (SISC).

With the theme “Only in the Philippines,” thousands of photos were submitted in an attempt to land on the coveted cover of PLDT directories. This year’s search focused on photography as a modern medium of art, and is aimed to showcase what are positive and unique in the Philippines.

Lopez’s photo is … [Read more]

DOST Gives Science Award to Southville Student

In recognition of Gen Mark Tanno’s victories in two international science and mathematics competitions held in 2011, the Philippine’s Department of Science and Technology (DOST) will confer on him the Youth Excellence in Science (YES) Award.

Tanno’s twin wins in the 14th Po Leung Kuk Primary Mathematics Competition World Contest (PWMC), Hongkong and 2011 Australian Mathematics Competition (AMC) earned him the much coveted recognition.

He will be lauded in the YES Awarding Ceremonies on February 10, 2012 at the PHIVOLCS Auditorium, University of the Philippines – Diliman, Quezon City. [Read more]

Student Leaders Unite on Feb 11

Passionate and dedicated student leaders from Muntinlupa, Las Pinas and Paranaque will develop their leadership values, skills and competencies in the upcoming “Southern Leaders Summit 2012”, to be held on February 11 at Southville International School and Colleges.

Sponsored by the Asian Federation of Student Leaders (AFSL) in partnership with the TOSPAC (The Outstanding Students of the Philippines Alumni Community), a group that envisions the youth to participate in nation building, the 2012 summit aims to promote the principles of OPTIMISM, PROACTIVITY and INTEGRITY in LEADERSHIP.

With the theme, “MISSION I’M POSSIBLE: Leaders of the e-Generation”, this year’s summit aims … [Read more]

Southville Golfer Wins Two Tournaments

Paolo Gamab of HS III – Conviction was hailed Champion of the Boys Class A Division in the final leg of the 2011 School Season Tournament, and also of the Class A Division 2 of the 2011 President’s Cup both organized by the Junior Golf League.

Congratulations Paolo! Your Monarchs family is truly proud of you. [Read more]

Monarchs Win in Karate Tournament

The Southville International School and Colleges (SISC) Karate contingent brought home a total of eleven medals (three gold, four silver, and four bronze) from the 2nd HICCA Karatedo Tournament held recently.

Hosted by the Philippine Shito Ryu Karatedo Federation, the tournament brought together practitioners in the traditional Shotokan form of the martial art of Karate-Do. The competition was in two categories namely Kata, which is choreographed patterns of movements, and Kumite, which is sparring.

The medal winners are:

Andrew Cruz – Gold Medal Kumite (Mixed Age) and Silver Medal Kumite (15 – 17)
Ma. Therese Aliño – Gold Medal Kata … [Read more]

Southville Supports Charity Toy Drive

Students of Southville International School and Colleges (SISC) brightened a less privileged child’s holiday season by donating new or used toys to the Jollibee Maaga ang Pasko toy drive. For the second year in a row, SISC collected toys which were distributed to local children who didn’t have any presents to open last Christmas.

Jollibee matched every donation with a Jollibee toy, thus doubling the number of gifts received by the beneficiaries, who are the students of Masville Elementary School, BF Learning Center, Daniel fajardo Elementary School, and CAA Elementary School. [Read more]

SGEN Launches OPERATION PAGLINGAP to Typhoon Sendong Victims

Southville Global Education Network (SGEN) Academic Community is activating its OPERATION PAGLINGAP to channel our love and concerns to the victims of Typhoon Sendong, said to be one of the deadliest cyclones to hit the Philippines in the last 12 years (GMA News Research).

In the Visayas, floods hit Dumaguete City and the towns of Sibulan and Valencia after the Ocoy and Banica Rivers overflowed. A bridge connecting Baranggays Palinpinon and Balabag in Valencia was damaged. Residents living on the Banica riverbank suddenly found their homes engulfed by floodwaters, prompting their evacuation to higher ground. Others saw their homes swept … [Read more]

Southville Basic Education Holds Christmas Bazaar

The High School Division and International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma Programme of Southville International School and Colleges (SISC) held the annual Christmas Bazaar open to the general public last December 2, 2011. The said activity was a major requirement of the SISC business curriculum which provides students with the opportunity to get a firsthand business experience outside the classroom setting.

Prior to the event, the students created an original business concept and developed a detailed business plan of tasks. The students took responsibility of all aspects of their business including purchasing, production, setup, pricing, and promotion.

The said project which began … [Read more]

Southville Opens Product Design and Development Unit (PDDU)

Building on its strong entrepreneurship and investment culture, Southville International School and Colleges (SISC) through the initiative of the College of Business Administration established the Product Design and Development Unit (PDDU) under the Entrepreneurship and Business Center. This unique program was designed to provide assistance and support for business students and young student-entrepreneurs in exploring new ventures.

Assistance and advisory services are available in the areas of market and product research, product design, development, marketing, packaging, advertising and sales promotion.

PDDU aims to:

a) provide pre-incubation space for pre-start-up businesses, and incubation space for early-stage businesses;

b) provide a vibrant … [Read more]

Graders Clinch 2nd Place in National Quiz Show

The tandem of Aika Riguerra of Grade 6-Perseverance and Matthew Sybingco of Grade 5-Righteousness clinched second place in the UNTV Campus Challenge featuring top students from private, public, and science schools from around the country.

The game proper was aired on UNTV Channel 37 and the duo fielded questions in Sci-Tech (Science and Technology), In the News (Civic Studies / Current Events), MATHinikan, Word-O-Poly (Language), Literature, Filipiniana, Kalikasan Para sa Kabataan (Environment and Green Energy), General Information, Health, Sports and Fitness, Music and the Arts, Pop Culture, and Around the World (History and Geography). [Read more]