Mental health advocates comprising of students, educators, and professionals gathered at the Luxembourg Hall on the 22nd of October for this year’s mental health talk with the topic Suicide Prevention. The event was spearheaded by mental health advocate and Top 4 BLEPP 2017 Registered psychologist, Dr. Mike U. Jimenez. During the talk, Dr. Jimenez highlighted the utmost alarming aspects of suicidal ideations. Participants were introduced to both preventive and corrective solutions to aid the increasing number of suicide cases nationwide. According to the World Health Organization (WHO) in its earlier report, suicide rate in the Philippines is rampant with a … [Read more]
Southville International School and Colleges (SISC) made it to the list of selected libraries chosen by the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) for its initiative of a well-managed inflation and increase on the country’s financial literacy. SISC has been chosen in terms of its competent business program from preschool to graduate school and its good population of future entrepreneurs who can aid to the country’s economic development. Ms. Nelia R. Balagapo, BSP Economic and Financial Learning Center’s Manager spearheaded the briefing on what is called Knowledge Resource Network (KRN), introducing the business books students and faculty can use for free. … [Read more]
Having gone to an international school mapping Philippine education onto the utmost global perspective, 2018 Philippine Bar Exam Topnotcher, Atty. Sean James B. Borja considers Southville International School and Colleges (SISC) significantly influential to his success. SISC celebrates another milestone, as Borja takes the spot being its first alumnus to ever top the bar exam. “As a lawyer, I find that we need to observe what goes around on us not only through a national lens, but equally so from an international perspective.” – Borja said in an interview as we looked back to his international education journey in Southville. … [Read more]
High School and College students from all over Southville Global Education Network (SGEN) recently accomplished a six-month stock market challenge in partnership with the Rotary Club of Makati Salcedo (RCMS). The SGEN – RCMS Stock Market Challenge was organized by the SGEN’s Capital Market Learning Center (CMLC). Participating schools were comprised of Southville International School and Colleges (SISC), Southville International School Affiliated with Foreign University (SISFU), South Mansfield College (SMC), and Stonyhurst Southville International School (SSIS). The challenge took over from October 2018 to March 2019. The trading period challenged the participants to battle through the highest profit … [Read more]
The Early Childhood Education (ECED) students from Munich and Star Campuses shine a light on the most pressing environmental concerns that affect us all during the 2019 Cultural Show. The little Monarchs from Nursery to Senior Kinder wore colorful ensembles and danced and sang their way into the heart and mind of their audience as a way of saving Mother Earth. In the process, they also displayed what they learn in school which is the 5Cs (Competence, Character, Collaboration, Commitment to Achieve, Creativity).C
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Southville International School and Colleges (SISC) annually mounts an event which will help its junior and senior college students to foster professional growth and develop skills that will respectively land them an employment and internship with known companies both locally and internationally. SISC provides its students with technical and hands-on experiences that help determine their strengths and weaknesses and intensively prepare them for the “real world“.
Through a career fair attended by prominent companies such as Mega World, Placement International, and Up Skill MNL, students were provided with opportunities as they look forward to excel in their perspective … [Read more]
The College Division of Southville International School and Colleges (SISC) posted the highest language proficiency rating for Academic Year 2018-2019 besting nine other higher education institutions in Metro Manila, Cavite, and Laguna. This is also its highest rating since 2011, the year when students first started taking the examinations. The average mean score for the 468 test takers was pegged at 819/990 or an equivalent of B2 Upper Intermediate Proficiency Level in the Common European Framework of Reference (CEFR) for Languages. The CEFR is an international standard for measuring English Language Proficiency.
Four students have likewise shown outstanding achievements as … [Read more]
Southville Psychology Dean’s Lister and Acupuncture Detox Specialist, Ms. Jodi Sta. Maria facilitated a discussion on ACUDETOX: An Adjunct Treatment to Psychotherapy/Counseling. The talk is one of the series of activities comprising Southville’s annual celebration of Psychology Week. Ms. Sta Maria shared her gained knowledge, personal experiences, and general insights on ACUDETOX which now plays a major part in her venture as a mental health practitioner.
Mathletes from Southville International School and Colleges (SISC) took part and won a total of three medals at the 2019 Southeast Asian Mathematical Olympiad (SEAMO X) held in Singapore last January 19, 2019. Kristner Sheyn Saludo of Gr. 5 – Loyalty won a gold medal for placing in the top 0.025% of the participating students from Thailand, Myanmar, Laos, Cambodia, Vietnam, Malaysia, Indonesia, Singapore, Jakarta, Brunei, Timor-Leste and the Philippines.
Ervin Joshua Bautista of Gr. 6 – Perseverance, on the other hand, gained a silver medal for belonging in the next 1% while Jun Hong Jang of Gr. 12 – … [Read more]
Generation Y has raised the bar for modern parenting with driving passions and deep curiosity about our drastically changing world. We live in an era of globally competitive individuals all eyeing the highest rung of the ladder of personal and professional success; a generation influenced by personalities as diverse as Mark Zuckerberg, Elon Musk, Richard Branson, Yo-Yo Ma, Kanye West, and Kendall Jenner. It takes a broad parenting skillset for a mother to embrace the responsibility of meeting these expectations as one nurtures globally productive citizens in the 21st century.
Dr. Marjorie S. Gutierrez – Tangog is a mother of … [Read more]