Press Releases

The Department of Education (DepEd) has laid out contingency plans for schools that may be affected by the West Valley Fault (WVF) to ensure the safety of students and teachers who are expected to be back in school.   read more
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May 29, 2015
Manila—Over 3,500 educators, parents, and students from the National Capital Region (NCR), Region IV-A (CALABARZON), and Region III (Central Luzon) gathered at the Philippine International Convention Center (PICC) to celebrate the milestones of the K to 12 Program and to express support for its c read more
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May 29, 2015
MARIKINA CITY –To ensure the smooth opening of classes, President Benigno S. Aquino III  and Education Secretary Br. read more
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May 26, 2015
In ensuring the safety of students and teachers, the Department of Education (DepEd) convened with its officials, principals, Disaster Risk Reduction Management (DRRM) coordinators from the National Capital Region and CALABARZON, and representatives from Phivolcs to boost readiness of the schools read more
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May 25, 2015
DepEd launches the first Tboli Senior High School
Lake Sebu, South Cotabato—After extensive consultations and planning with the indigenous peoples’ community, local government, and education partners, the Department of Education (DepEd) established the first Tboli Senior High School.   read more
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May 19, 2015
Secretary Br. Armin Luistro with Undersecretary Mario A. Deriquito joins the schools and communities of Siargao Island at the 2015 Brigada Eskwela Kick-off.
In its mission to provide safe and clean learning spaces for Filipino learners, the Department of Education (DepEd) jumpstarted this year’s Brigada Eskwela at Siargao Island, Surigao del Norte, simultaneous with all the public schools in the country. read more
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May 18, 2015
“Malaki po talaga ‘yung tulong [ng Senior High School program]samin kasi nakapagsimula po kami ng bago…Nakagawa po kami ng paraan para makatulong sa pamilya namin. Nagpapasalamat po akong marami kasi na pasimulan ko na din po ‘yung pangarap ko.”   read more
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May 16, 2015
Pasig City – As part of the continuous preparations for the full implementation of the K to 12 program, the Department of Education (DepEd) released the initial list of Senior High Schools (SHS) online, comprised of DepEd and non-DepEd schools, higher education institutions (HEIs), technical voca read more
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May 12, 2015
J-An A. Sanchez is just like any other Palaro player. She has good grades in school, has won district, division and regional meets, and has collected numerous gold medals and awards.  This Table Tennis player from Rosales, Pangasinan has done it all, and she’s just 7 years old. read more
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May 9, 2015
Fifteen thousand pesos is the rough estimated cost when one enters the world of Tennis. Considered as an elitist’s sport, it is clear that the game is not for everyone. read more
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May 8, 2015