Inday Sara not running for senator; hands out school supplies, condoms

Rosalie Abatayo 04/07/2018

PRESIDENTIAL daughter and Davao City Mayor Inday Sara Duterte is definitely not running for senator in the 2019 midterm election. Inday Sara was in Cebu City yesterday and told Cebu media that she still prefers to live…

2 sisters hurdle school by sheer will, determination

Norman Mendoza 04/04/2018

The story is one for the books — that of an extraordinary feat by two sisters suffering from Osteogenesis Imperfecta, a genetic disorder characterized by bones that break easily. In Caohagan islet, Lapu-Lapu City, 17-year-old Jean Balingit…

CCSC wants to add coaches for School for Sports Program

Mars G. Alison 03/22/2018

The Cebu City Sports Commission (CCSC) wants to double the number of coaches from 23 to 50 for its Schools for Sports program for school year 2018-2019 after announcing the program’s expansion to seven elementary public schools…

Abu Sayyaf bandits abduct school principal in Sulu

Inquirer.net 03/22/2018

ZAMBOANGA CITY–Suspected Abu Sayyaf bandits snatched a school principal in Sulu around 8:30 a.m. Thursday. The school principal was inside her office at Liang Elementary School in Barangay Liang in Patikul, when armed men barged in and…

Cebu City school, Veco inspire pupils to learn

PR 03/20/2018

Roxanne Kwong has always been an achiever. A grade six student at the Mabolo Elementary School (MES) in Cebu City, the 11-year-old Kwong is currently the president of her school’s Supreme Pupil Government and is vying for…

School heads told: Have simple graduation rites

Futch Anthony Inso 03/19/2018

Keep graduation ceremonies simple and not extravagant.” Amaryllis Villarmia, Department of Education in Central Visayas (DepEd-7) information officer, said that this is DepEd-7’s reminder to school heads as the department sets the schedule for the commencement exercises…

Draft Academy launches new 2D Animation Program

PR 03/17/2018

Draft Academy, one of Cebu’s pioneering creative design schools continues to expand its range of course offerings with the launch of their new 2D Animation Program. The year-long, intensive, hands-on training course delves into the basics of…

Leave the schools alone

Editorial 03/11/2018

No Filipino student goes to school with the intention of rebelling against the government. Likewise, no teacher enters a classroom with a plot to turn his or her students against governments. The military’s plan to monitor Cebu’s…

Megaworld’s Newtown school venture in Visayas to start operations in June 

Jose Santino S. Bunachita 03/05/2018

A La Salle-supervised school will be opening at the 30-hectare Mactan Newtown township in Lapu-Lapu City this June. Dubbed as “Newtown School of Excellence (NSE),” the school will be property giant Megaworld Corporation’s first school venture in…

ATS, Monterey School of Talisay bag CYBL titles

Jonas N. Panerio 02/03/2018

Games today (Talisay Sports Complex) 1:00 pm – UV vs. USC North (Under 15 Division 1) 2:15 pm – UV vs. SHS-Ateneo de Cebu (Under 12 Division 1) ALOCILLO Training School (ATS) and Monterey School of Talisay…