The SGEN Learning Village Turns 1



The SGEN Learning Village Turns 1

The SGEN Learning Village (LV) couldn’t be more grateful to see its little community rapidly grow as it finally turns a year old. This learning center is located at the heart of Elizalde in Parañaque City. Launched August 18, 2018  to kids 7 and below, LV started as a playhouse which has been developed as a play school. The variety of programs it offers attracted parents and kids starting with a free play who eventually proceeded to fixed classes to advance their cognitive and emotional development. The programs are designed to prepare the youth for school and assess their coping … [Read more]

SISC College of Nursing 1st School to Pioneer the Immersion for Clinical Advancement and Nursing Informatics



SISC College of Nursing 1st School to Pioneer the Immersion for Clinical Advancement and Nursing Informatics

July 18, 2019 Thursday six faculty members from the College of Nursing were approved to undertake an immersion program on Clinical Advancement & Nursing Informatics application in St. Luke’s Medical Center – Global City, Taguig. According to the hospital team of nursing informatics specialists headed by their Associate Director, Jan Vincent Cabansag, Southville’s College of Nursing was the first academic institution that requested for an actual immersion and enhancement program in this emerging field. The St. Luke’s Informatics team speedily collaborated to create a program that would address the need for nursing faculty to learn the process and immerse in … [Read more]

BS Psychology Alumna Shines at 2019 World Championship of Performing Arts (WCOPA)



BS Psychology Alumna Shines at 2019 World Championship of Performing Arts (WCOPA)

BS Psychology alumna, Kristine Burgos bagged several awards at the 2019 World Championship of Performing Arts (WCOPA). Kristine aced several singing categories such as WORLD (gold), LATIN (silver), R&B/JAZZ/SOUL (silver), GOSPEL (bronze), and ROCK (bronze). Kristine auditioned in Batangas City the moment she found out about WCOPA. Eager to represent the Philippines, Kristine juggled her competition and board exam review schedules. As a psychology practitioner, Kristine shared, “ It is important to have your inner peace as an individual and it is important to be surrounded with people who encourage you to do your best.. For me, it was really [Read more]

Southville Hosts the World Scholar’s Cup – Manila Round II and is now the Official Partner School for the WSC Global Rounds



Southville Hosts the World Scholar’s Cup – Manila Round II and is now the Official Partner School for the WSC Global Rounds

26 schools from the country bet on their top contenders at the recently conducted World Scholar’s Cup (WSC) Manila Round II. The two-day event was hosted by Southville International School and Colleges (SISC) which remarkably bagged several awards in Yale at the WSC-Tournament of Champions last year. Students showcased competence in four categories such as Team Debate, Scholar’s Challenge, Scholar’s Bowl, and Collaborative Writing. 

WSC Manila Round II Point Person, Mr. Gio Pastor, shared the similarities he discovered between The World Scholar’s Cup and Southville International School and Colleges leading to the partnership of the two, “We both want our [Read more]

From Philippines to US, Stan Rivera Attains STRAIGHT A’s Through IBDP



From Philippines to US, Stan Rivera Attains STRAIGHT A’s Through IBDP

Constantine “Stan” Rivera had his International Baccalaureate Diploma Program in Southville which apparently brought him to local and international academic competitions … with World Scholar’s Cup (WSC) – Tournament of Champions 2018  as the last yet the most prestigious competing body he has joined. The said competition was held in Yale University participated by 2,300 schools worldwide. Rivera and his team notably bagged major awards including the “Top Filipino Scholar” recognition given to his teammate. Stan’s excellent vocabulary skills, competitive nature, and promising ability to persuade are the utmost skills which qualified him as part of the SISC Academic Varsity, … [Read more]

Alumni Dr. Abbey Matibag and Aspiring Lawyer Ms. Monica Caro Inspire Graduating Monarchs of Grade School and High School Divisions



Alumni Dr. Abbey Matibag and Aspiring Lawyer Ms. Monica Caro Inspire Graduating Monarchs of Grade School and High School Divisions

Southville graduation ceremonies are always filled with an array of achievers who exemplified  academic excellence recognized and celebrated by the school. This academic year, two exceptional homegrown Monarchs graced the event as they gave their respective messages to the graduates. One is a doctor, and the other one is an aspiring lawyer. These women have had a good scholastic foundation as Monarchs and furthered their level of excellence in their chosen fields. During the event, both expressed their gratitude to Southville and how its teachings still help them both in school, at work, and life in general. 

Dr. Abbey Geraldine … [Read more]

Formerly Non-English Speaker and Homegrown Monarch Finishes IBDP at Top Spot



Formerly Non-English Speaker and Homegrown Monarch Finishes IBDP at Top Spot

Nearly fourteen (14) years of gradual becoming embodied with academic grit and distinctive grace, former non-english speaking student Hyo Sang Kwak  recently completed her International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme with the Highest Honors at Southville International School and Colleges (SISC). Hyo Sang is a homegrown Monarch who started at junior prep. Hyo Sang is an only child and was raised in the Philippines. She is known by the nicknames “Hyo” and “4.0” (four point ohhh) referring to her GPA score. Hyo Sang impressively exemplified a Monarch’s grit and growth mindset through her impressive journey to top rank. 

Hyo Sang has always … [Read more]

The BIG THREE: Celebrating Southville’s MBA, MAP, and MIT Pioneer Graduates



The BIG THREE: Celebrating Southville’s MBA, MAP, and MIT Pioneer Graduates

Among the highlights of this academic year’s graduation ceremonies were the PIONEER GRADUATES of “THE BIG THREE” –  Master of Business Administration (MBA), Master of Arts in Psychology (MAP), and Master in Information Technology (MIT) degrees. Southville International School and Colleges (SISC) celebrates the success of its principal masters comprising of high-profile personalities furthering their education in their respective fields. It was in academic year 2016 – 2017 when SISC officially launched these graduate programs with a roster of noteworthy instructors spearheading the classes. SISC has proven excellence in the fields of Business, Psychology, and Information Technology hence leading to … [Read more]

Southville International School and Colleges Receives the Seal of Gold from Investors in People



Southville International School and Colleges Receives the Seal of Gold from Investors in People

SOUTHVILLE  INTERNATIONAL SCHOOL AND COLLEGES (SISC) retains the Seal of Gold for Excellence in People Management from Investors in People (IIP). SISC was congratulated for maintaining and improving on their good leadership and management practices that go beyond the core IIP Standard. IIP is the world’s leading accreditation for business improvement through people management

During the assessment visit conducted on 16th to 17th January 2019, IIP assessor Ms. Pinky Diokno noted that SISC is a school to benchmark with in terms of developing, supporting and motivating employees. Some of the notable strengths mentioned are how well the vision, mission, and … [Read more]

Graduating IBDP Students Get Accepted into Top Universities Worldwide



Graduating IBDP Students Get Accepted into Top Universities Worldwide

Southville International School and Colleges proudly recognizes the outstanding achievements of the graduating class of 2019 under the International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme for being accepted into top universities across the world.

Southville’s continuing tradition of excellence and commitment to develop students to be locally and globally competitive equipped with the IBDP students to be lifelong learners embodying  the school’s core values and realizing its vision and mission.

Mr. John C. Wraith, IBDP Coordinator, said “Our staff is highly privileged to work with IB students. Their potential is awesome! We work together as a team side by side to always raise … [Read more]