DepEd extends enrolment until September 30, 2021

Krissy Aguilar 09/13/2021

MANILA, Philippines —The Department of Education (DepEd) on Monday announced the enrolment period for public schools is extended until September 30. “Batay po sa napag-usapan ng execom [executive committee] noong nakaraang pagmi-meeting, magpapalabas po tayo ng memorandum…

Students who enrolled for SY 2021-2022 now breaching 12 million

Daniza Fernandez 08/31/2021

MANILA, Philippines — The enrollment for School Year 2021-2022 has breached 12 million registrants, the Department of Education (DepEd) reported on Tuesday. Citing its latest enrollment figure, DepEd said that a total of 12,697,558 students have enrolled.…

DepEd to hold first-ever online Nat’l Schools Press Conference 2021

Carlo Jacob Molina 08/08/2021

MANILA, Philippines — The Department of Education (DepEd) is set to gather the best and brightest campus journalists and school paper advisers in the country next week as it announced the conduct of the first-ever online National…

DepEd: There will be 209 school days for school year 2021-2022

Mae Fhel Gom-os 08/07/2021

MANDAUE CITY, Cebu — The school year 2021-2022 will consist of 209 school days, the Department of Education (DepEd) announced on August 7, 2021. Based on DepEd Order 29, series of 2021, the school year, which had…

New school year opens on Sept. 13

Mariejo Ramos 07/17/2021

Classes in public schools for the incoming school year will officially begin on Sept. 13. “The Department of Education (DepEd) announces that President Duterte has approved Sept. 13, 2021, as opening date for school year 2021-2022,” the…

School year 2021-2022 to open on September 13 – DepEd

Neil Arwin Mercado 07/16/2021

MANILA, Philippines — School year (S.Y.) 2021-2022 will open on September 13, the Department of Education (DepEd) announced Friday morning, July 16, 2021. “The Department of Education (DepEd) informs that President Rodrigo Roa Duterte has approved September…

Bomb threat alarms DepEd Cebu City officials

Pegeen Maisie 06/28/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines – Employees were asked to vacate their offices following a bomb threat that was reported at the Cebu City Schools Division office of the Department of Education (DepEd). In a Facebook post, Ramil Ayuman,…

DepEd: Private schools may now start classes for S.Y. 2021-2022

Neil Arwin Mercado - Reporter / @NAMercadoINQ 06/25/2021

MANILA, Philippines — Private schools and non-Department of Education (DepEd) public schools may already start their classes for school year 2021-2022, the education department announced Friday. DepEd made the announcement through an advisory dated June 23 and…

Duterte ‘not inclined’ to allow in-person classes to resume

Daphne Galvez 06/22/2021

MANILA, Philippines — President Rodrigo Duterte rejected again on Monday a bid by the Department of Education (DepEd) to resume in-person classes with most of the population still not vaccinated against COVID-19, especially amid the threat of…

DepEd to push through with August opening of classes

Mariejo Ramos 06/16/2021

MANILA, Philippines — The Department of Education (DepEd) on Tuesday remained firm that the opening of classes for the next school year will continue amid emerging COVID-19 variants, but whether in-person classes will resume would depend on…

Not even found in Tiktik: Another bad word snuck into DepEd materials

Neil Arwin Mercado 06/14/2021

MANILA, Philippines — The Department of Education (DepEd) is once again under fire after another “dirty word” was found in learning materials used by students for the distance learning system amid the coronavirus pandemic. During the hearing…

DepEd, DBM grant high special hardship allowance for teachers, school heads

Cathrine Gonzales - Reporter / @cgonzalesINQ 05/24/2021

MANILA, Philippines — Teachers and school heads would now get a higher special hardship allowance (SHA), the Department of Education (DepEd) announced on Monday. Education Undersecretary for Finance Annalyn Sevilla said in a press briefing in Bicol…

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