DepEd Orders

The Department of Education (DepEd) issues the enclosed Guidelines on the Transfer of Learners’ School Records, which establishes standard processes and protocols on the request, and release of learners’ Form 137 (Permanent Record) and Form 138 (Report Card) in all public schools nationwide.
Posted on June 30, 2016
The Department of Education (DepEd) hereby announces that the Moratorium on the Procurement of Supplementary Reading, Reference and Other Instructional Materials pursuant to DepEd Order No. 44 s. 2013 entitled Moratorium on the Procurement of Supplementary Reading Reference, and Other Instructional Materials (IMs), is lifted effective immediately.
Posted on June 30, 2016
The Department of Education (DepEd) issues the enclosed guidelines on the Data Collection of Basic Education Statistics in the Learner Information System (LIS) and Enhanced Basic Education Information System (EBEIS) for Beginning of School Year (BOSY) 2016-2017, together with the Data Gathering Forms, Matrix of Accountability and Data Dictionary.
Posted on June 30, 2016

The Department of Education (DepEd), through the School Health Division-Bureau of Learner Support Services (SHD-BLSS), shall implement the School-Based Feeding Program (SBFP) for School Year (SY) 2016-2017 to address undernutrition and short-term hunger among public school children. 

Posted on June 29, 2016
In line with DepEd Order No. 62, s. 2011 entitled National Indigenous Peoples Education Policy Framework, and Republic Act No. 10533 entitled Enhanced Basic Education Act of 2013, the Department of Education (DepEd) issues the enclosed Hiring Guidelines for Teacher I Positions in Schools Implementing Indigenous Peoples Education (IPEd) Effective School Year (SY) 2016-2017.
Posted on June 29, 2016
For the information and guidance of all concerned, the Department of Education (DepEd) issues the Guidelines on the Hiring of Contractual (Full-Time and Part-Time) Teachers in Senior High School (SHS).
Posted on June 28, 2016
For the information and guidance of all concerned, the Department of Education (DepEd) issues the enclosed Policy and Guidelines on Comprehensive Tobacco Control for the effective implementation of a cohesive and comprehensive tobacco control program to promote a healthy environment in and around schools and DepEd offices.
Posted on June 28, 2016
Republic Act No. 10157 also known as the Kindergarten Education Act  provides equal opportunities for all children to accessible and mandatory kindergarten education.  Thus, the Department of Education (DepEd) issues the enclosed Omnibus Policy on Kindergarten Education for School Year 2016-2017, and the subsequent school years thereafter.
Posted on June 28, 2016

The Department of Education (DepEd) issues the enclosed Implementing Rules and Regulations (IRR) of Republic Act No. 10743 entitled An Act Declaring the Fifth Day of October of Every Year as the National Teachers’ Day otherwise known as the National Teachers’ Day.

Posted on June 27, 2016

Since School Year (SY) 2012-2013, the Department of Education (DepEd), through DepEd Order (DO) No. 31, s. 2012 entitled Policy Guidelines on the Implementation of Grades 1 to 10 of the K to 12 Basic Education Curriculum Effective School Year 2012-2013 has enjoined all public and private schools to find creative and innovative ways to implement the K to 12 Basic Education Program.

Posted on June 24, 2016