DepEd Orders

Pursuant to the 1987 Philippine Constitution and Republic Act No. 10533, otherwise known as the Enhanced Basic Education Act of 2013, the Department of Education (DepEd) issues the enclosed Policy Guidelines on Madrasah Education in the K to 12 Basic Education Program.  
Posted on August 11, 2017
The Department of Education (DepEd) issues the enclosed Guidelines on the Conduct of Random Drug Testing in Public and Private Secondary Schools. These guidelines govern the conduct of drug testing in public and private secondary schools in School Year 2017-2018 and thereafter.  
Posted on August 8, 2017
The Department of Education (DepEd), through the Bureau of Learners Support Services–School Health Division (BLSS–SHD), shall implement the School-Based Feeding Program (SBFP) for School Years (SY) 2017-2022  to address undernutrition among public school children.
Posted on August 7, 2017
The Department of Education (DepEd) issues further clarifications on the  provisions of DepEd Order Nos. 12 and 27, s. 2017 with regard to the Implementation of the P4,000.00 Net Take-Home Pay (NTHP) for DepEd Personnel pursuant to Section 47–Authorized Deductions of the General Provisions of the Fiscal Year 2017 General Appropriations Act (GAA), based on the result of the legal review made by this Department on the queuing system and implementing guidelines of payroll deductions. 
Posted on July 31, 2017
The Department of Education (DepEd) issues the enclosed Drug-Free Workplace Policy to promote the maintenance of a safe and healthy work environment in DepEd workplaces and schools, free from the use of dangerous drugs, to safeguard the health, safety and welfare of its employees, and to reduce health and safety risks to our learners and to the public.
Posted on July 31, 2017

The Guidelines in the Utilization of the 2017 Financial Support for Multigrade Schools was issued through DepEd Order No. 21, s. 2017. However, the following amendments have been made in its coverage and Enclosure No. 1 (copy enclosed) has been changed.

Posted on July 18, 2017

The Basic Educational Facilities Fund (BEFF) is an annual budget of the Department for its School Building Program, which covers the improvement and maintenance of school facilities. 

Posted on July 17, 2017

The Department of Education (DepEd) is adopting the enclosed Guidelines on the Formation of Consultative and Advisory Bodies on Indigenous Peoples Education (IPEd) in Regions Implementing the IPEd Program

Posted on July 17, 2017

The Department of Education (DepEd) issues this Order to define the roles and responsibilities of the Regional and Division IPEd Focal Persons for purposes of program accountability and ensuring that the scope of their coordinative function is understood across the organizational units of the regional offices (ROs) and schools division offices (SDOs).

Posted on July 6, 2017

The Department of Education (DepEd) issues the enclosed Gender-Responsive Basic Education Policy in line with its Gender and Development (GAD) mandate as stipulated in the 1987 Philippine Constitution, Republic Act (RA) No. 9710 or the Magna Carta of Women (MCW), RA 10533 or the Enhanced Basic Education Act of 2013, and the Philippines’ International Human Rights Commitments to the Universal Declaration of Human Rights (UDHR), Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination Against Women (CEDAW), and the Convention on the Rights of the Child (CRC) among others.

Posted on June 29, 2017