Monthly Archives: June 2018

Sansaet wins Silver medal in English language contest in Italy

The Philippine lone participant won second place in the HIPPO 1 2018 English without Borders 6th International English Language Competition held in Lido Di Jesolo, Italy in May 2018. 

Gia Cerise Sansaet, grade 7, from PAREF Woodrose School ended the competition with flying colors, giving the Philippines the first silver medal.

Sansaet, who topped in the preliminary and semi-final rounds of the Hippo 1, was just a point away to hook the gold medal in the final round attended by participants from these 27 countries: Albania, Angola, Bosnia & Herzegovina, Bulgaria, China, Croatia, Cyprus, Greece, Hungary, India, Italy, Latvia, Macedonia, Mongolia, Montenegro, Pakistan, Philippines, Romania, Russia, Serbia, Slovenia, South Africa, Tajikistan, Turkey, Ukraine, Uzbekistan, and Vietnam. 

Her striking performance in Italy paves a way to another invitation, this time it is the 8th Global Finals “SPEAK!” International Competition which will be held at Singapore Science Center on July 29, 2018.

Young PH scientists invited to 15th IMSO in China

The Mathematics Trainers’ Guild (MTG), Philippines has disclosed the possible participants in the science division to represent the Philippines in the 15th International Mathematics and Science Olympiad (IMSO) for Primary School Students which will be held in Zhejiang Province, China on September 28 – October 4, 2018.

The basis for the selection was the result of the 4-day IMSO Science Selection Training Camp held in Angeles City, Pampanga last April 6 – 9, 2018.

The prospective participants must make their confirmation on or before Friday, June 22, 2018 at this email address with the subject header “IMSO Science 2018”. Any participant who fails to confirm, his/her slot will be given to another interested participant.

The person-in-charge, after receiving the confirmation, will also send the registration form and other initial requirements for compliance.

The following Filipino science enthusiasts invited to join the Science Division of the 15th IMSO are:

1 Yap, Shaun Mannix 5 Saint Jude Catholic School
2 Bautista, Ervin Joshua 5 Southville International School and Colleges
3 Saludo, Kristner Sheyn 4 San Beda College, Alabang
4 Chan, Sophia Monique 5 Zamboanga Chong Hua High School
5 Asperin, Elaiah 5 Saint Jude Catholic School
6 Palada, Juliene Nissi 5 BHC Educational Institution, Inc.
7 Ababon, Iris Lexi 4 Colegio San Agustin Makati
8 Gomez, Mark Jr 4 Trinity Christian School
9 Vargas, Chantal Paige 5 Ateneo De Zamboanga University
10 Carambas, Ron Chelo 5 Morning Star Montessori School, Inc-Calamba City
11 Mendoza, Theya Moriah 5 Colegio San Agustin(Biñan City,Laguna)
12 Gomos, Jose Ma Alfonso 5 San Beda College, Alabang
13 Uygongco, Ashley Nicole 5 Hua Siong College of Iloilo
14 Martinez, Marie Emmanuelle 5 University Of The Philippines Integrated School
15 Mestidio, Hans Mathew 5 SPED Integrated School for Exceptional Children
16 Del Rosario, Kryzlyn Lora 5 Special Education Center for the Gifted
17 Regencia, Yuan Carlos 5 Special Education Center for the Gifted
18 Felix, Reuben Joseph 4 De La Salle Lipa