DepEd Orders

In line with its continued thrust to protect its personnel from private lenders charging excessive rates on loans and engaging in unscrupulous practices, the Department of Education (DepEd) hereby issues the enclosed Revised Guidelines on Accreditation and Re-Accreditation of Private Lending Institutions (PLIs) under the Automatic Payroll Deduction System (APDS) Program and announces the re-opening of the said accreditation and re-accreditation.
Posted on September 18, 2017
The Department of Education (DepEd) issues the enclosed Policy and Procedural Guidelines on the Certification, Authentication and Verification (CAV) of Basic Education School Records.
Posted on August 25, 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
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 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

The Basic Educational Facilities Fund (BEFF) is an annual budget of the Department for its School Building Program, which covers the improvement and maintenance of school facilities. 

Posted on July 17, 2017