St. Scholastica's Priory, Manila, Philippines


Tabunok Community and St. Scholastica's Academy
1965

St. Scholastica''s Academy, Tabunok, Talisay City, Cebu was founded in July 1965 by Missionary Benedictine Sisters in response to the request of His Eminence Julio Cardinal Rosales, for a Catholic high school in the vicinity of Talisay. The site is located on a 1.5 hectare campus, about 100 meters from the national highway and around 10 kilometers south of Cebu City. It has a student population of almost a 1000 students.

The night high school opened during the school year 1972-1973 with an initial enrolment of 99 students who were working students. The opening of the night department was to enable young working men and women in the area to avail of a high school education. However, with the opening of a public night high school in the locality, this was gradually phased out. School year 1997-1998 saw the last graduate of the night high school in SSA-Tabunok.




Sisters in the Tabunok Community

St. Scholastica's Priory
2560 Leon Guinto St.1004 Malate, Manila, Philippines
Telephone: 0063-2-524-1524 | 0063-2-526-8075
Fax: 0063-2-521-9292

Web: Sr. Bellarmine Bernas, OSB
bellarmine.bernas@yahoo.com