The Xavier Small Basketeers of the Philippines(SBP) and Passerelle Basketball teams both fell short of their championship dreams to finish 1st Runner Up in their respective divisions during the National Capital Region(NCR) finals of the Milo - BEST Center SBP and Passerelle Twin Tournaments held Sunday (28 September) at the Rafael Cortina Sports Center. Read the rest of this entry »
Archive for September, 2008
Philip Wong (4C) Iroca Sato Co (4A)
Chinese Stallion Writer Stallion Associate Editor-in-Chief
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Iroca Sato Co (4A)
Stallion Associate Editor-in-Chief for Chinese
今年九月十八日，从以色列大使馆的雅尼夫先生 (Mr. Yaniv) 来到光启学校, 在英语课上向中四英文资优班的学生们介绍以色列的历史及文化。英语资优班的课堂主题就是犹太大屠杀, 因而特别邀请了他。 几天以前，英语资优班的薇薇安·欧嵌坡老师 (Mrs. Vivian Ocampo) 安排学生们唱一首歌给雅尼夫先生听，唱的是一首关于人们团结真美妙的歌。雅尼夫先生对学生们讲了很多, 比如: 他介绍了有关以色列的人口、陆地面积，宗教和一些社会现状。然后，他也讲了关于他对于犹太大屠杀、歧视等其他争论问题的一些看法和观点。介绍完之后, 学生们问了他一些问题；雅尼夫先生很高兴地作以回答。下课的时候，学生们给了雅尼夫先生几件礼物，因为他花时间来光启学校给学生讲他们国家的文化及历史。
The following are just some of the titles among the set of new books that are now available in the GS LRC. Read the rest of this entry »
Photo by Jonathan L. Cellona sourced from BusinessWorld Weekender.
Congratulations to Vlademir Reyes Batch ‘73 who was appointed last 18th August as General Manager of the Peninsula Manila. He is the first Filipino to hold the top post in this hotel, and only the third Filipino ever appointed as GM of an international deluxe five-star hotel in the Philippines. Read the rest of this entry »
by Philip Guangco, 7 F Class Adviser
There are a lot of pressures going on in the lives of our teens right now. They may be pressured to do things they may not want to do, and these may include taking alcohol, smoking cigarettes or using drugs.
There are a lot of pressures going on in the lives of our teens right now. They may be pressured to do things they may not want to do, and these may include taking alcohol, smoking cigarettes or using drugs.Read the rest of this entry »
A heartfelt “Thank you” to all the men and women who give their best each day for Xavier School and its students! This year’s celebration will feature a talent competition which will showcase the star potentials of several brave and talented members of the faculty and staff. To our teachers, administrators, and support staff: Maraming salamat at Mabuhay!
Bumaha ng parangal noong ika-17 ng Setyembre nang ipahayag sa general assembly ang lahat ng mga nagsipagwagi sa iba’t ibang paligsahang ginanap noong pagdiriwang ng Buwan ng Wika. Read the rest of this entry »
Photos by Huxley Yu and Matthew Chua, Stallion Photographers
Last September 17, 2008, the H3 students attended their Batch Mass at the Multi-Purpose Hall. Like the previous batch Masses, the one for the Juniors was celebrated by the Campus Minister, Fr. Guy Guibelondo, S.J. Read the rest of this entry »
Xavier School welcomed two sisters from Shanghai who are in Manila for a two-week observation trip of private charities and parish-based social action programs. Yang Jin Hong and Pan Xiu Fang arrived Sep. 15 and visited Xavier School the next day. Read the rest of this entry »