Official Statements

As the health and safety of our learners are of principal importance, the Department of Education (DepEd), in close coordination with the Department of Health (DoH), will monitor the condition of learners who have been administered with the dengue vaccine Dengvaxia. read more
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December 2, 2017
The Department of Education (DepEd) denounces the action of protesters bearing placards of Save Our Schools (SOS) during the Truth forum of Rappler on November 28. read more
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November 28, 2017
The Department of Education (DepEd) has not made any announcement regarding the suspension of classes on November 23, 24, and 27 being circulated by Facebook page “Walang Pasok Advisory,” nor is it associated with the page in any way. read more
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November 20, 2017
The Department of Education (DepEd) maintains and honors its commitment to leave no learner behind and to provide quality, relevant, accessible, and liberating education in an environment where learners and personnel alike are safe and nurtured. read more
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November 7, 2017
The Department of Education (DepEd) strongly condemns the ambush of Kimlawis National High School students in Davao del Sur by unidentified gunmen which resulted in the killing of Jimbo Lingkanay, 16, and the injury of five others.   read more
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November 1, 2017
The Department of Education (DepEd) duly recognizes the intent of legislators to conduct a probe on the nullified DepEd Order No. 38, series 2017 (DO 38), or “Further Clarifications to DepEd Order Nos. 12 and 27, s. 2017.”   read more
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October 28, 2017
I am deeply honored and privileged to lead the celebration of World Teachers’ Day with the very opportune theme, “Gurong Pilipino: Kaakbay sa Progreso.”      read more
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October 2, 2017
The Department of Education (DepEd) strongly condemns the slay of Oscar Solania Asildo Jr., Administrative Officer III of DepEd Division Office in Guihulngan, Negros Oriental.   read more
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August 31, 2017
The Department of Education strongly condemns the shooting of Kian Loyd Delos Santos, a Grade 11 student of Our Lady of Lourdes Senior High School in Valenzuela, by elements of the Caloocan police. read more
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August 19, 2017
The Department of Education (DepEd) fully supports the government’s Tax Reform for Acceleration and Inclusion (TRAIN). read more
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July 5, 2017