Eight Saint Francis of Assisi College Dasmariñas Campus learners join the 2020 Hippo International English Language Olympiad Preliminaries last February 9, 2020 at Kumon Center, Silang, Cavite.
The Preliminary Round results of the 8th Hippo International English Language Olympiad for Philippine region were released last March 9, 2020 thru https://www.hippo-competition.org/eng/results.html
All eight SFAC Dasmariñas learners are medalists in the said competition. They are:
Hannah Tan and Julius Lim, Hippo English Language Olympiad Cavite Gold medalists, will move to the semi-finals stage on April 25, 2020 at Kumon Center, Silang, Cavite.
This unique Olympiad is organized by GLOBAL HIPPO ASSOCIATION. GLOBAL HIPPO ASSOCIATION is a non-profit organization founded in 2012 with the purpose of promoting the importance of English language knowledge and bringing together children from different countries.
Hippo “English Without Borders“ Olympiad is an international Olympiad which promotes English language, challenges students around the globe to compete in English language knowledge, and improves the co-operation between teachers. The Olympiad encourages the development of a shared sense of identity and integration, serves as a role model for young people living together as one community. The main goal is to create and nourish friendly relations, international understanding and a spirit of sporting competitiveness between young people interested in English language from all around the world.