Securing public schools

Editorial 04/12/2018

While graduation ceremonies in most schools in Cebu across the country have been delayed to this month for one reason or another, security should not at all be the least of the concerns of school officials in…

TIME TO TAX CHURCH SCHOOLS

MAO BA? 04/10/2018

While conservative Pinoys may disagree with his divorce bill, there are netizens who agree with House Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez’s proposal to lift the tax exemption on religious and church-run schools. A netizen named Emir Sobrado wrote: “Panahon…

Villages asked to secure schools

Futch Anthony Inso 04/08/2018

Education officials called on barangays to assign tanods in securing schools in light of last Friday afternoon’s fatal shooting of a woman during the graduation ceremonies of her child in Barangay Balao, Barili town in southern Cebu.…

Cebu City council agrees to build more public schools

Doris Mondragon 04/02/2018

The Cebu City Council is eyeing to establish at least 11 public schools in the city. This plan was stated in an approved council resolution sponsored by members Joy Young, Eugenio Gabuya Jr. and Jose Daluz lll.…

More scholarships, medical schools for aspiring doctors

03/19/2018

The provincial government and other local governments should sponsor more scholarships for those interested in becoming a doctor to solve the shortage of medical personnel in the countryside. Visiting Japanese professor Dr. Sam Tabuchi of the Toyo…

MILITARY TO MONITOR STUDENTS

Ador Vincent Mayol, Benjie B. Talisic 03/05/2018

Centcom seeks to stop NPA recruitment in schools The military wants to stop rebel groups from recruiting new members from different schools. The Armed Forces of the Philippines’ Central Command (Centcom) plans to meet with officials of…

Enroll your kids in schools near you: Parents urged

Jessa Mae O. Sotto 03/03/2018

TO FIGHT TRAFFIC WOES AN education official is advising parents to enroll their kids in schools which are nearest, or if not within walking distance from their homes as another way to cope up with the daily…

CV schools win S&T Fair, get cash grant, science equipment

Futch Anthony Inso 02/16/2018

Fourteen elementary and high schools from the Central Visayas received P25,000 cash grant and science equipment from Vivant Foundation Inc. for winning first place in the Regional Science and Technology Fair held in November 2017. Dr. Sylvio…

Rival schools to clash in Aboitiz Football Cup today at CCSC

Mars G. Alison 02/13/2018

REIGNING Cebu Schools Athletic Foundation Inc. (Cesafi) champions University of San Carlos (USC) and runner-up University of Southern Philippines Foundation (USPF) renew their rivalry in a virtual must-win game in the Men’s Open of the 19th Aboitiz…

Palma asks priests to open parishes, gymnasiums, and schools to evacuees

Ador Vincent S. Mayol 02/13/2018

As the Church prays for people affected by tropical depression Basyang, Cebu Archbishop Jose Palma has instructed parish priests to open the church facilities for possible evacuees. “If there is a need for people to evacuate, then…