DepEd Orders

The Basic Education Sector Transformation (BEST) Program, a partnership between the Governments of Australia (GOA) and the Philippines (GPH), supports the development needs of the Philippines with the goal of improving equitable access to quality basic education.
Posted on March 14, 2017

Pending promulgation and/or issuance of the Implementing Rules and Regulations of (IRR) of Republic Act (RA) No. 10588 otherwise known as Palarong  Pambansa Act of  2013 and consistent with Sections 4-7 of the said law, the Palarong Pambansa Board is hereby created with the following composition...

Posted on October 28, 2015

Pursuant to Republic Act (RA) No. 10121 entitled The Philippine Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Act of 2010, which mandates all national government agencies to institutionalize policies, structures, coordination mechanisms and programs with continuing budget appropriation on Disaster Risk Reduction and Management (DRRM) from national to local levels and DepEd Order No. 50, s. 2011 entitled Creation of Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Office (DRRMO), which mandates the said office to initiate and spearhead the establishment of mechanisms which prepare, guarantee protection and increase resiliency of the Department of Education (DepEd) constituents in the face of disaster, the DepEd issues the enclosed Coordination and Information Management Protocols for the schools, schools divisions offices (SDOs) and regional offices (ROs) and coordinators to establish the system of coordination and information management and provide guidance to DepEd field offices, schools and DRRM coordinators on their respective roles and functions relative to DRRM implementation.

Posted on June 1, 2015

The Department of Education (DepEd) issues the enclosed Guidelines on the Establishment of a Policy Development Process at the Department of Education which aims to establish a policy development process that provides for  systematic, evidence-based and participatory mechanisms and procedures for the formulation, adoption and review of policies issued by the DepEd Central Office (CO).

Posted on April 13, 2015

Item No. 1 of DepEd Order No. 13, s. 2007 entitled Reorganizing the DepEd Special Committee on Scholarships for Local and Foreign Grants, and Item No. 2 of DepEd Order No. 31, s. 2007 entitled Corrigendum to DepEd Order No. 13, s. 2007 are hereby amended.

Posted on May 19, 2014

Pursuant to the provisions of Section 36-b of Republic Act (RA) No. 9710 also known as the Magna Carta of Women (MCW), all government agencies are mandated to establish and institutionalize the Gender and Development (GAD) Focal Point Systems (GFPS).

Posted on June 18, 2013
Pursuant to the Basic Education Act of 2001 and DECS Order No. 57, s. 1995, as well as applicable rules and issuances, the DepEd shall firmly establish ownership of school sites occupied by public elementary and secondary schools nationwide, contribute to the further development and improvement of the public school system.
Posted on December 27, 2012

In line with DepEd Order No. 70 s, 2010 entitled “Guidelines on the Implementation of the Project SHELTER (Socialized Housing for Employees and Teachers),” a Housing Committee shall be reorganized in the Central Office to coordinate the activities relevant to the housing program for the DepEd teachers and employees in the central, regional and division offices.

Posted on December 23, 2011

The Department of Education (DepEd) advocates the adoption and implementation of the Learning Resources Management and Development System (LRMDS) pursuant to the implementing rules and regulations of Republic Act No. 9155.

Posted on October 4, 2011

In preparation for the appointment and installation of the Officers-in-Charge (OIC) in Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM) on October 1, 2011, a national transition team was created with the Department of Interior and Local Government (DILG) as Chair.

Posted on September 21, 2011