For School Year (SY) 2016-2017, the Department of Education (DepEd) announces the conduct of the following End of School Year Rites.
Early Registration activities for the incoming school year for all public elementary and secondary schools are held from the last Saturday of January to the last Friday of February of each year.
The Department of Education (DepEd) issues the enclosed Procedures on Encoding and Data Processing for the Senior High School (SHS) of Learners in Private Schools, Higher Education Institutions (HEIs), State Universities and Colleges (SUCs) and Local Universities and Colleges (LUCs) in the Learner Information System (LIS) for Beginning of School Year (SY) 2016-2017.
In line with Item five of the President’s Ten Point Basic Education Agenda which states that every child should be a reader by Grade 1, the Department of Education (DepEd) remains steadfast in strengthening its reading program through the implementation of the Early Language, Literacy, and Numeracy Program.
Pursuant to DepEd Order (DO) No. 47, s. 2014 entitled Constitution and By-Laws of the Supreme Pupil Government (SPG) and Supreme Student Government (SSG) in Elementary and Secondary Schools, the organization of a student government (SG) aims to establish a representative body that fosters leadership and promote learners welfare and excellence for all. In view of the implementation of Senior High School (SHS) in School Year 2016-2017, the Department of Education (DepEd), issues additional guidelines on the integration of the SHS entrants in the organization of the SSG in all secondary schools.