DepEd Orders

The Department of Education (DepEd), through the Office of the Secretary (OSec), shall pilot the implementation of the Alternative Learning System–Education and Skills Training (ALS–EST) in 2017-2018 to produce completers who are not only able to catch up with basic academic education, but have also acquired technical competencies suitable for immediate employment.
Posted on August 15, 2017
The Department of Education (DepEd) issues the enclosed Guidelines on Updating the Basic Education Statistics for the Beginning of School Year 2017-2018 in the Learner Information System (LIS) and Enhanced Basic Education Information System together with the updated Data Gathering Forms, Matrix of Accountability and Data Dictionary to provide guidance to all schools in the data collection of basic education statistics in the system.
Posted on August 11, 2017
​The Department of Education (DepEd) issues the enclosed Guidelines on Updating the Status of the Learners of Alternative Learning System (ALS) in the Learner Information System (LIS) as of the End of Calendar Year (CY) 2016.  
Posted on August 11, 2017
In line with the Teacher Induction Program (TIP) for the newly hired teachers, the Department of Education (DepEd), through the Teacher Education Council (TEC), issues the enclosed Teacher Induction Program Policy on the implementation of the TIP.
Posted on August 11, 2017
In line with the new professional standards for teachers,  the Department of Education (DepEd), through the Teacher Education Council (TEC), issues this DepEd Order entitled National Adoption and Implementation of the Philippine Professional Standards for Teachers (PPST).
Posted on August 11, 2017
Pursuant to the 1987 Philippine Constitution and Republic Act No. 10533, otherwise known as the Enhanced Basic Education Act of 2013, the Department of Education (DepEd) issues the enclosed Policy Guidelines on Madrasah Education in the K to 12 Basic Education Program.  
Posted on August 11, 2017
The Department of Education (DepEd) issues the enclosed Guidelines on the Conduct of Random Drug Testing in Public and Private Secondary Schools. These guidelines govern the conduct of drug testing in public and private secondary schools in School Year 2017-2018 and thereafter.  
Posted on August 8, 2017
The Department of Education (DepEd), through the Bureau of Learners Support Services–School Health Division (BLSS–SHD), shall implement the School-Based Feeding Program (SBFP) for School Years (SY) 2017-2022  to address undernutrition among public school children.
Posted on August 7, 2017
The Department of Education (DepEd) issues further clarifications on the  provisions of DepEd Order Nos. 12 and 27, s. 2017 with regard to the Implementation of the P4,000.00 Net Take-Home Pay (NTHP) for DepEd Personnel pursuant to Section 47–Authorized Deductions of the General Provisions of the Fiscal Year 2017 General Appropriations Act (GAA), based on the result of the legal review made by this Department on the queuing system and implementing guidelines of payroll deductions. 
Posted on July 31, 2017
The Department of Education (DepEd) issues the enclosed Drug-Free Workplace Policy to promote the maintenance of a safe and healthy work environment in DepEd workplaces and schools, free from the use of dangerous drugs, to safeguard the health, safety and welfare of its employees, and to reduce health and safety risks to our learners and to the public.
Posted on July 31, 2017