SMWS NEWS SY 2015-2016


Woods Everyday Geniuses

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In SMWS, the students are surrounded by an atmosphere of fearless and active enjoyment of life’s lessons- by encouraging affectionate and positive responses- which create an expectancy of success both in the learners and the teachers, as well as the parents. Everyone endeavors to establish an environment that supports the potentials for human growth of… View Article


2017 Graduation Rites and Moving Up Ceremonies

Guest Speaker: Rhex Ryan P. Santos, SMWS Class '93

St. Mary of the Woods School’s 23rd commencement exercises was held at the Philippine International Convention Center CCP Complex last March 31. Graduation Day is often described as both the beginning and ending. To the Grade 6 and Grade 10  students of batch 2016-2017, this graduation is the start of everything. Each graduate begins to pave… View Article


SMWS Baccalaureate Mass and Recognition Day

In today’s Graduation Rites for the Grade10 and Grade 6 students, a Baccalaureate Mass first took place this morning. The mass started swiftly. After the homily of the priest, the offertory began. The Seal was offered by Gerard Bernardo, Diplomas by Alexander M. Tuiza and Chanel Moral. Medals and Certificates were offered by Carlos Miguel… View Article


HS Student Council Election

The Student Council Organization Elections was held last March 10 in the Computer Lab. This year, the election was innovated and made easier with the involvement of computers or what we call a Computerized Election. In the computerized election, ballots were not needed which saved paper and time, as filling up ballots then manually counting… View Article


Ground Zero

Written by: Maria Ianna Kristine Soriano, Grade 8 - Our Lady of Lourdes

St. Mary of the Woods School was invited to view another film in the Green Film Festival held on November 25, 2015 at Walter Mart Makati, this time apropos the subject of earthquakes. The film is entitled, “Ground Zero: Sa Gitna ng Nagbabagong Panahon”, produced by GMA and hosted by Vicki Morales. Before the film… View Article


Metrowide Shake Drill

Written by: Asia Lopez, Grade 8 - Our Lady of Lourdes

It was July 30th when the anticipated Metrowide Shake Drill, which was conducted by the metro Manila Development Authority or widely known as MMDA, was set to happen. Every school, university, private and public hospital, government office, and malls located within the West Valley Fault, which possesses a threat of a large scale earthquake with… View Article


Generation towards a Greener Nation

By: Sandra N. Unno, Grade 7 - Our Mother of Perpetual Help

Targeting to educate and awaken the minds of the youth regarding the phenomena and plight of our Mother Earth until today, St. Mary of the Woods School actively participated in the 2015 Green Film Festival held at Walter Mart Makati on July 7. It is a project of SM Prime Holdings Inc. wherein students from… View Article


Our Journey Begins

Written by: Dominic Herce, Grade 7 - Our Mother of Perpetual Help

Every school year needs to be started off with a celebration. As a blessing for the new start of another school year, St. Mary of the Woods School deliberated a Holy Spirit Mass, held at the school ground on July 3, 2015. All high school students were invited to participate in this memorable event. The… View Article