DepEd Orders

The Department of Education (DepEd) hereby issues the enclosed Implementing Guidelines on the Release and Utilization of Maintenance and Other Operating Expenses (MOOE) Allocations for Senior High Schools.

Posted on April 20, 2017

The Department of Education (DepEd) has issued the enclosed Guidelines on the Implementation of the Educational Service Contracting and Teachers’ Salary Subsidy Programs in Junior High School Effective School Year 2017-2018 to ensure effective and efficient program implementation.

Posted on April 20, 2017

The Department of Education (DepEd) has issued the enclosed Guidelines on the Implementation of the Senior High School Voucher Program Effective School Year 2017-2018 to ensure effective and efficient program implementation.

Posted on April 20, 2017

The Enhanced Basic Education Act of 2013 (Republic Act No. 10533) provides for the expansion of the benefits and assistance programs under the Government Assistance to Students and Teachers in Private Education (Republic Act No. 8545) to qualified students under the Senior High School (SHS) Program, which is the additional two years of secondary education included in compulsory basic education beginning School Year (SY) 2016-2017.

Posted on April 10, 2015

The Government Assistance to Students and Teachers in Private Education, consisting of the Education Service Contracting (ESC) and the Teacher Salary Subsidy (TSS), is a demonstration of the Government’s commitment to maintain the viability of private education as a key partner in the delivery of quality basic education.

Posted on March 26, 2015

The Department of Education (DepEd) amends Item IV.B. 1 (Amounts of the ESC and Other Financial Matters) of the enclosure to DepEd Order No. 26, s. 2014 (Policies and Guidelines on the Implementation of the Government Assistance to Students and Teachers in Private Education (GASTPE) Program Effective School Year (SY) 2014-2015).

Posted on August 5, 2014

The Government Assistance to Students and Teachers in Private Education (GASTPE), consisting of the Education Service Contracting (ESC) and the Teachers Salary Subsidy (TSS), is a demonstration of the Government's commitment to maintain the viability of private education as a key partner in the delivery of quality basic education.

Posted on May 8, 2014

The Department of Education (DepED) issues the unified guidelines in line with the new national government policy to directly release funds to the recipient schools. 

Posted on March 14, 2014

In line with the thrust to improve the quality of teaching and performance of talented secondary school students, the Department of Education (DepEd) implemented the Special Program for the Arts (SPA) and the Special Program for Sports (SPS) since 2000 in selected public secondary schools nationwide. The schools offering SPA and SPS provide development opportunities to high school students with high inclination and potential for arts and sports.

Posted on September 19, 2013

In line with its thrust to strengthen Science and Mathematics education in the country, the Department of Education (DepEd), through the Bureau of Secondary Education (BSE), has officially implemented the Science, Technology and Engineering (STE) Program since 2004 in 112 schools nationwide.

Posted on September 9, 2013