DO 13, s. 2018 - Implementing Guidelines on the Conduct of Remedial and Advancement Classes During Summer for the K to 12 Basic Education Program

March 23, 2018
DO 13, s. 2018
Implementing Guidelines on the Conduct of Remedial and Advancement Classes During Summer for the K to 12 Basic Education Program
To:     Undersecretaries
          Assistant Secretaries
          Bureau and Service Directors
          Regional Directors
          Schools Division Superintendents
          Public and Private Elementary and Secondary School Heads
          All Others Concerned
 
  1. The Department of Education (DepEd) adopts the enclosed Implementing  Guidelines on the Conduct of Remedial and Advancement Classes During Summer for the K to 12 Basic Education Program.  This is in line with the implementation of Republic Act No. 10533 otherwise known as the Enhanced Basic Education Act of 2013.  
  1. This will be implemented effective School Year 2017-2018 in both public and private elementary and secondary schools nationwide.  However, private schools are allowed to make necessary adjustment in accordance with their context/situation, subject to the approval of their respective schools division superintendent.   
  1. The conduct of remedial and advancement classes during summer shall start every 2nd Monday of April and shall end after the completion of the six-week period that may include Saturdays.  
  1. All existing Orders and Memoranda, which are inconsistent with this Order are rescinded.   This policy will remain in force and in effect unless sooner repealed, amended or rescinded. 
  1. Immediate dissemination of and strict compliance with this Order is directed.
 
 
 
(Sgd)LEONOR MAGTOLIS BRIONES
                    Secretary
 
Encl: As stated
References:  DepEd Order: Nos. 13, s. 2005; 31, s. 2012; 8, s. 2015; and 25, s. 2017
To be indicated in the Perpetual Index under the following subjects:
 
ASSESSSMENT                           
BASIC EDUCATION                     
CLASSES                                   
CURRICULUM                            
LEARNERS
MONITORING AND EVALUATION 
POLICY
SCHOOLS