News and Announcements
Venue for the Division Orientation for School Heads on the Implementation of the K-12 Basic Education Program
In addition to Division Memorandum No. 100, s2016, re: Venue for the Division Orientation for School Heads on the Implementation of the K-12 Basic Education Program, the venue will be at Crown Royale Hotel, Balanga City.
For information and guidance.Read More
Public Elementary School IDRead More
Learner Information System (LIS) vesion 2.0 Help Desk System Check (July 11, 2016)
Feedback po ito sa system check natin last July 5, 2016 re.: missing other data of learner (parent's/guardian name, ip tag/mother tongue and religion).
Marami na kaming natatanggap na report at ni referred na namin ito sa technical team. May dalawang possible technical reasons according to the team:Read More
List of Schools who will provide Room Examiners and Room Supervisors in the conduct of Language Assessment for Primary Grades (LAPG) 3 and National Achievement Test (NAT)
Kindly see attached LAPG and NAT Schedule, and the List of Schools who will provide Room Examiners and Room Supervisors in the conduct of Language Assessment for Primary Grades (LAPG) 3 and National Achievement Test (NAT) 6 this respectively.Read More
Clarifications and Additional Information to DepEd Order No. 46, S. 2015 (Detailed Guidelines on the Implementation of the Senior High School (SHS) Voucher Program)
Further to DepEd Order (DO) No. 46, s. 2015 entitled Detailed Guidelines on the Implementation of the Senior High School (SHS) Voucher Program, the Department of Education (DepEd) issues this Order to provide the following clarifications and additional information:
a. School Requirements for Participation:
i. SHS Voucher Program (VP) logo on student ID cards; and
ii. Opening of bank accounts.Read More
Amendment to DepEd Order No. 23, s. 2016 (School Calendar for School Year 2016-2017)
The Department of Education (DepEd) has issued School Calendar for School Year 2016-2017 through DepEd Order (DO) No. 23, s. 2016 entitled School Calendar for School Year (SY) 2016-2017. However, Paragraph 2 shall be amended to read as follows:
The SY 2016-2017 shall begin on Monday, June 13, 2016 and shall end on Friday, April 7, 2017. The SY will consist of 202 school days exclusive of the five-day In-Service Training (INSET) break. The different school events and other activities for learners, including the regular and special nonworking holidays, are contained in Enclosure No. 1.Read More
Guidelines on Accepting Donations and on Processing Applications for the Availment of Tax Incentives by Private Donor-Partners Supporting the K to 12 Program
For the information and guidance of all concerned, the Department of Education (DepEd) issues the enclosed Guidelines on Accepting Donations and on Processing Applications for the Availment of Tax Incentives by Private Donor – Partners Supporting the K to 12 Program.Read More
System Update (July 4, 2016): LIS for K to 10 BOSY 2016-2017
System Update (July 4, 2016): LIS for K to 10 BOSY 2016-2017 is now available for encoding. 1st step is to check school head account. Division System Admin is responsible for updating school heads assignment. School Head account can create/assign school system admin. Both school head and school system admin account can create classes and assign adviser (no assign adviser yet for private school).Read More
LIS Updates (June 30, 2016): LIS SHS Facilities
Available Facilities as of June 30, 2016:Read More
1. Assign School Head and School System Admin Account (UAMS)
2. Registration of Learner to preferred Track/Program
3. Assign Class with the date of 1st attendance (prior to assign class, the learner can be re-assigned to other track/program)
Farewell Message of the DepED Secretary
Dear teachers and parents, administrators and staff, education partners and stakeholders:
Not too long ago—six years to be exact—I remember making those first cautious steps as I entered the hallowed halls of our Bulwagan ng Karunungan here at the DepED Central Office in Pasig where I received the department’s colors from my predecessor. At noontime today, I will return home to my community of De La Salle Brothers to be assigned to yet to another ministry still in education after a year of sabbatical.Read More
ORIENTATION ON THE ADMINISTRATION OF LANGUAGE ASSESSMENT FOR PRIMARY GRADES AND THE NATIONAL ACHIEVEMENT TEST FOR GRADE SIX FOR SCHOOL YEAR (SY) 2015-2016Read More
2016 Nutrition Month Celebration
The National Nutrition Council (NNC) will lead the whole nation in the celebration of 2016 Nutrition Month in July. NCC also leads the Early Childhood Care and Development Intervention Package (ECCD-IP) First 1000 Days Program to contributeto child's development through integrated health, nutrition and early education servicesRead More
2016 SUPPLEMENTAL REGISTRY OF QUALIFIED TEACHER-APPLICANTS FOR JUNIOR HIGH SCHOOLRead More
List of Senior Citizens per District
To: Public School District Supervisors
Secondary School Principals (Non-Fiscally Autonomous)
Please submit the list of Senior Citizens in your respective districts who are 60 years of age and above as of June 2016 and who are still in the service up to June 30, 2016. Email the list at firstname.lastname@example.org not later than June 30, 2016.
Please download the prescribed format HERERead More
REVISED DEADLINES FOR THE 2016 PRINCIPAL'S TEST
With reference to the DepEd Memorandum No. 80, s. 2016 dated May 17, 2016 on the conduct of 2016 Principal's Test, please be informed of the following changes:Read More
Division Mass Training of Grade 11 Teachers on the Implementation of the K to 12 Basic Education Program
Division Mass Training of Grade 11 Teachers on the Implementation of the K to 12 Basic Education Program on June 18-19 and June 25-26, 2016 at Colegio de San Juan De Letran, Abucay Bataan.Read More
Meeting of Provincial School Board Teachers
Provincial School Board Teachers are instructed to report to the DepEd DIvision Office, Balanga City on June 17, 2016 at 9:00 AMRead More
Absorptive Capacity of SHS per Program OfferingRead More
Suggested Activities for the First Three weeks of Senior High School
Per Unnumbered Memorandum from the Undersecretary for Curriculum and Instruction, Dina S. Ocampo, orientation activities for Senior High School (SHS) students and parents are suggested to be taken up in the implementing schools for the first three weeks of SHS covering June l3-30, 2016..Read More
Report on Enrolment of Senior High School
To: All Public and Private Senior High School Principals
Senior High School Focal Persons
Please download and accomplish the Report on Senior High School Enrolment per Regional Memorandum No. 77, s. 2016, submission of enrolment will be daily starting from June 8, 2016. Each School must email the report not later than 11:00 am daily to email@example.com to consolidate and submit the report to the regional office every afternoon.
Please download the template HERE
Regional Memorandum No. 77, s. 2016Read More
Postponement of NAT 6 and LAPG
To: All Public Schools District Supervisors
Public and Private Elementary/Secondary School Heads
Due to operational and administrative limitations, the administration of the Language and Assessment forPrimary Grades (LAPG) on June 15, 2016 and National Achievement Test (NAT) on June 17, 2016 isPOSTPONED to July 2016. A Memorandum will be issued to this effect. Hence, the scheduled Division NAT and LAPG Orientation on June 9, 2016 is hereby POSTPONED.
Wide dissemination is earnestly desired.Read More
REGIONAL MASS TRAINING OF SENIOR HIGH SCHOOL TEACHERS ON TECH-VOC & LIVELIHOOD (TVL)Read More
Regional Orientation of SHS Teachers Cum Walkthrough of the Curriculum Guides for Academic Track and the Core SubjectsRead More
SUPPLEMENTAL RANKING FOR SENIOR HIGH SCHOOL
Due to the insufficient number of Qualified Teacher Applicants for Senior High School, this Office announces a Supplementary Ranking which will be held on Thursday, June 2, 2016, 8:00 AM at SDO Bataan Conference Hall, Provincial Capitol, Balanga City, Bataan.Read More
All interested applicants may submit their Documents to the Personnel Unit, SDO Bataan from May 31 to June 2, 2016.
Widest dissemination is earnestly desired.
2016 MIND EDUCATION SPECIALIST TRAININGRead More
Enrolment in Senior High School
Regional Memorandum No. 64, s.2016
School Year 2016-2017 ushers in the first batch of Senior High School students in all Public and Private Secondary and Tertiary Schools.
To give the school heads of public secondary schools ample time to wisely design their respective Senior High School program - class schedule, teaching loads of teachers, distribution of facilities and equipment, and other instructional related activities, all incoming Senior High Schools students should be enrolled by June 3, 2016.Read More
DepEd’s Operation Balik-Eskwela Set for June School Opening
The Department of Education (DepEd) and its regional and division offices nationwide are all set for the opening of classes in June 13, 2016—one of the most significant events for the education sector—setting into motion the nationwide Oplan Balik Eskwela (OBE) 2016.Read More
Under the OBE, DepEd activates quick response teams, emergency hotlines and helpdesks to respond to needs and queries pertaining to school opening. Moreover, DepEd has already prepared and disseminated the guidelines and standard procedures in all schools on the conduct the school opening event.
DepEd K to 12 Law on its 3rd Year Anniversary
The Department of Education (DepEd) enjoins the whole country in the observance of the 3rd year anniversary of the signing into law by President Benigno Simeon C. Aquino III, Republic Act No. 10533, An Act Enhancing the Philippine Education System by Strengthening Its Curriculum and Increasing the Number of Years for Basic Education otherwise known as the K to 12 Law.
The K to 12 Program covers 13 years of basic education with the following stages: Kindergarten to Grade 3, Grades 4 to 6, Grade 7 to 10 (Junior High School) and Grades 11 to 12 (Senior High School). This is found to be the best period for learning under basic education. It is also the recognized standard for students and professionals globally.Read More
Deadline for Submission of Papers for PEPT
Please be reminded that the Deadline of Submission of Papers for Philippine Educational Placement Test (PEPT) is until TODAY, May 17, 2016.Read More
Corrigendum to Division Memorandum No. 61, s. 2016 Re: Division Mass Training of Grade 5 Teachers on the Implementation of the K to 12 Program
Corrigendum to Division Memorandum No. 61, s. 2016 Re: Division Mass Training of Grade 5 Teachers on the Implementation of the K to 12 ProgramRead More