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Southville Students Join National Children’s Book Reading Day

It was laughter and learning rolled into one as the Grade 2 students of Southville International School and Colleges (SISC) participated in the 2011 National Children’s Book Reading Day held in SM South Mall Event Center last July 19, 2011. The same event was held simultaneously in 41 SM Malls nationwide, including SM Xiamen, Jinjiang, and Chengdu in China.

SISC students together with other kids from Las Piñas schools enjoyed the story telling by different partner representatives, including Southville teacher Ms. Laurice Saflor, and actress-dancer Ms. Regine Tolentino. They were amazed by the stories entitled, “The Monkey and the Tortoise”, … [Read more]

Southville Alumnus Brings Good News to Vietnam

Former High School Student Council President Juan Alfredo Calayan expressed his unfathomable joy when he visited the school recently.
Fondly called Red by his former schoolmates, classmates and teachers, the student leader embarked on a missionary trip to Vietnam with the main goal of reaching out to its students and praying for open doors in the universities.
“We had many apprehensions since we were told that this was a very strict nation when it comes to preaching the Gospel, but praise God, when we arrived there, they welcomed us with arms wide open,” shared Red.
Though a non-sectarian school, SISC … [Read more]

Tanno Aces Intensive Math Training Program

Gen Mark Tanno, a 6th grade student of Southville International School and Colleges (SISC), qualified for the 2011 Young Mathematicians’ In-House Intensive Training Program (YMIITP) for elementary students held last March 21-24 in Naga City, Bicol. The YMIITP is a combination of lectures and exams in trigonometry, inequalities, quadratic equations, and other advanced topics.

A total of 800 participants all over the country joined the training program but only 104 math whizzes emerged as qualifiers after passing the battery of quizzes.

His feat made Gen Mark eligible for the training’s final phase known as the Mathematical Olympiad Summer Training Program … [Read more]

Get SMART this Summer!

A variety of fun and informative programs are available at the SMART (Sports, Mental, Artistic) Program, Southville International School and Colleges’ summer offerings for children, teens, and adults who would like to spend their time productively.
SMART academic offerings include Booster and Enhancement Programs in Reading, Math, Science, French, Spanish, Public Speaking, Science, Computer, and Social Science. For foreign students, English as Second Language and Filipino are available.

In Performing Arts, the classes offered are Voice, Piano, Guitar, Violin, Musical Theater and Ballet. Painting and Cooking courses are also available. For the sport buffs, there are sessions in Basketball, Volleyball, … [Read more]

SISC Global Village Tours Set

How would you like to view the original Mona Lisa portrait? How about a relaxing gondola ride in Venice? Or is walking barefoot in Boracay more to your liking? You can do all these and more by joining the Global Village Program, a unique, personal, and inter-cultural learning experience provided by Southville International School and Colleges (SISC) to its students.
For this summer, participants get to visit Paris, Lucerne, Venice, and Rome on May 23-31, 2011, while the local tour will be held in Boracay on May 7-9, 2011.

The Global Village Program is open to Grade School, High School, … [Read more]

SISC Global Village Tours Set

How would you like to view the original Mona Lisa portrait? How about a relaxing gondola ride in Venice? Or is walking barefoot in Boracay more to your liking? You can do all these and more by joining the Global Village Program, a unique, personal, and inter-cultural learning experience provided by Southville International School and Colleges (SISC) to its students.
For this summer, participants get to visit Paris, Lucerne, Venice, and Rome on May 23-31, 2011, while the local tour will be held in Boracay on May 7-9, 2011.

The Global Village Program is open to Grade School, High School, … [Read more]

Preschool Division Runs for the Environment

Southville International School and Colleges’ Early Childhood Education Division invites its students, their parents and other interested parties to join a Fun Run on February 12, 2011 with the theme “Clean and Green 2011”.
Registration starts at 6:00 AM. Special tokens for the oldest and youngest runners, the earliest registrant, and family of runners will be given away.

After the run, Preschool to Grade 2 students will showcase their dancing skills through field demo presentations in Gym 2 of Luxembourg Campus. Other exciting activities such as the Sportsfest and Family Day are in store for the participants.
For more details … [Read more]

Enciso Skates Her Way to Victory Again

Skating sensation Verniece Enciso emerged as the Highest Female Pointer in the High Level Division of Skate Manila 2010 held last October 28-30 at the SM Mall of Asia. Besting the other 150 participants in front of almost a thousand spectators, she reaped 12 gold medals and 1 silver. This recent feat adds up to her long list of awards and recognition in ice skating.

Verniece had been a student of SISC’s I.N.N.O.V.E. Education Solution which integrates a home study and one-on-one consultations with teachers. Now she is a regular senior high school student excitedly awaiting her graduation next year.… [Read more]

SISC dance crew wins

Four very talented students from the College Division namely Christian E. Sekhanan (BS Psychology), Nicole Marie A. Santos (BS Psychology), John Joseph D.C. Quiachon (BS Nursing) and Ryuji Z. Tachiba (BSBA Marketing) composing the dance crew “eCSentric” prevailed in the “Dance Battle Showdown 2010” held last October 1, 2010 at The Fort, Taguig City. They garnered a score of 93.2% in the finals to place 1st among 8 other dance groups from different schools in Metro Manila .… [Read more]

SISC Becomes Part of the Historical 10.10.10 Run for Pasig Event

Fully clad in sports outfits and armed with passion to protect the environment, the 214-strong Southville International School and Colleges (SISC) contingent led by its president Dr. Marl Ferenal joined more than 100,000 runners in the Run for Pasig Event last October 10, 2010.

The said event was part of the ABS-CBN Foundation’s initiatives to raise funds for the Pasig River and mobilize the Filipino people into real and prompt action. Although the runs began at different starting points, all converged in the Mall of Asia. The 10.10.10 Run for Pasig River event is expected to land the Philippines another … [Read more]