October 28, 2016
DO 66, s. 2016
Detailed Guidelines on the Applications for the Senior High School Voucher Program
To:      Undersecretaries
Assistant Secretaries
Bureau and Service Directors
Regional Secretary, ARMM
Regional Directors
Schools Division Superintendents
Public and Private Secondary Schools Heads
All Others Concerned
1.  The Department of Education (DepEd) issues the enclosed Detailed Guidelines on the Applications for the Senior High School  (SHS) Voucher Program (VP) to provide clear and detailed guidelines on the implementing processes related to the applications, such as:
a. Eligibility;
b. Voucher Application Procedures;
c. Tracking the Application, Follow-Ups and Inquiries;
d. Qualification or Disqualification;
e. Notification of Results;
f. Applicable Voucher Values;
g. Schedule of Implementation;
h. Voucher Validity and Redemption; and
i. Monitoring and Evaluation.
2.  These guidelines shall be effective for vouchers which will be redeemed in School Year 2017-2018 and shall remain in effect unless amended or repealed.
3.  Immediate dissemination of and strict compliance with this Order is directed.
(Sgd)LEONOR MAGTOLIS BRIONES
Secretary

References:  DepEd Order: Nos. 11 and 46, s. 2015; 1 and 43, s. 2016
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SENIOR HIGH SCHOOL