San Lorenzo School is Senior High School Ready!
After being officially granted this September 2015 by the Department of Education the permit to operate Senior High School for academic year 2016-2017, offering Academic and Technical-Vocational Tracks, San Lorenzo School is now accepting applications for Grade 11 students. There are two main tracks currently offered for Senior High School:
- Academic Tracks include the following strands:
a) Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) that leads to higher education courses such as Environmental Science, Nuclear Science, Global Health, Medicine, Nursing, Pharmacology, Radiologic Technology, Information Technology, Computer Engineering, Civil Engineering, Architecture, Mathematics, and similar courses.
b) Humanities and Social Sciences (HUMSS) that leads to higher education courses such as Education, Arts and Literature, Psychology, Mass Communication, Anthropology, Social Work, International Studies, Political Science, Law, and similar courses.
c) Accountancy and Business Management (ABM) that leads to higher education courses such as Accounting, Banking or Finance, Business Management or Administration, Marketing Management, Hotel Restaurant and Institutional Management, Tourism, Human Resource Management, Real Estate Management, and similar courses.
d) General Academic Subjects (GAS) that are suitable for students who could not yet choose a specific course in higher education but possesses the intention to continue tertiary education;
- Technical-Vocational Education or Technical Vocational Livelihood Tracks include:
a) Home Economics Strands that allow students to complete National Certificate (NC2) courses on Beauty and Nail Care, Hairdressing, Bread and Pastry Production, Cookery, and Dressmaking.
b) Information Communications Technology Strands that allow students to complete National Certificate (NC2) courses on Computer Hardware and Servicing, Computer Programming, and Technical Drafting
c) Industrial Arts Strand that allow students to complete National Certificate (NC2) courses on Electrical Installation and Maintenance.
Recently, a Career Talk was held particularly for Grade 10 students by professionals from the Rotary Club of Metro San Pedro who shared their experiences in various fields such as Dentistry, Engineering, Maritime, Education, Real Estate Management, Information Technology, and Accountancy in order to help enlighten and guide the students on the strands they should take based on their ambition.
San Lorenzo School, certified by the Private Education Assistance Committee (formerly FAPE), is also a participant of the Senior High School Voucher Program that grants government financial assistance to qualified applicants to avail of private education. The school’s guidance and testing center is open daily during business hours to help accommodate inquiries and interested applicants.