DepEd Orders

The Philippine Health Insurance Corporation (PhilHealth) is requiring the use or adoption of the Electronic Premium Remittance System (EPRS) as the mode of preparation and submission/transmission of the Employer Remittance Report (RF-1) through the issuance of PhilHealth Circular (PC) Nos. 25, s. 2012 and 004-2015.
Posted on January 18, 2017
The Department of Education (DepEd) issues the enclosed Guidelines on the National Inventory of DepEd Public School Buildings for School Year 2016-2017 which aims to ensure an accurate and comprehensive data of school buildings in all DepEd public schools for use in planning, budgeting, resource allocation, and decision making.
Posted on January 6, 2017

The Department of Education (DepEd) issues these Guidelines on the Procurement of Tools and Equipment for Selected Technical-Vocational (TechVoc) Secondary Schools with Agriculture and Fishery Arts Specializations for the School Year (SY) 2016-2017 to ensure proper implementation and to adhere to the principles of transparency, accountability, efficiency, and economy in its procurement process.

Posted on December 2, 2016

Revised Implementing Guidelines on the Selection and Hiring of ALS Literacy Volunteers; Revised Implementing Guidelines on the Provision of Teaching Aid and Transportation Allowances to ALS Mobile Teachers and District ALS Coordinators; Guidelines on the Abot-Alam Program and 2015 Guidelines on the Abot-Alam Program.

Posted on September 2, 2016
The Department of Education (DepEd) hereby announces that the Moratorium on the Procurement of Supplementary Reading, Reference and Other Instructional Materials pursuant to DepEd Order No. 44 s. 2013 entitled Moratorium on the Procurement of Supplementary Reading Reference, and Other Instructional Materials (IMs), is lifted effective immediately.
Posted on June 30, 2016
In line with DepEd Order No. 62, s. 2011 entitled National Indigenous Peoples Education Policy Framework, and Republic Act No. 10533 entitled Enhanced Basic Education Act of 2013, the Department of Education (DepEd) issues the enclosed Hiring Guidelines for Teacher I Positions in Schools Implementing Indigenous Peoples Education (IPEd) Effective School Year (SY) 2016-2017.
Posted on June 29, 2016
For the information and guidance of all concerned, the Department of Education (DepEd) issues the enclosed Policy and Guidelines on Comprehensive Tobacco Control for the effective implementation of a cohesive and comprehensive tobacco control program to promote a healthy environment in and around schools and DepEd offices.
Posted on June 28, 2016
Republic Act No. 10157 also known as the Kindergarten Education Act  provides equal opportunities for all children to accessible and mandatory kindergarten education.  Thus, the Department of Education (DepEd) issues the enclosed Omnibus Policy on Kindergarten Education for School Year 2016-2017, and the subsequent school years thereafter.
Posted on June 28, 2016

The Department of Education (DepEd) issues the enclosed Guidelines on Strengthening the Fire Safety and Awareness Program (FSAP) which aims to establish specific roles, responsibilities, and monitoring and evaluation mechanisms for the fire safety and awareness program of schools which was launched through DepEd Order Nos. 72, s. 2012 and 13, s. 2013.

Posted on May 2, 2016

In line with the effort of the Department of Education (DepEd) to establish a complete and accurate database of learners, the Learner Information System (LIS) will be open from April 6 to May 15, 2016 to allow Encoding, Housekeeping, and Updating of Status of Alternative Learning System (ALS) for Calendar Year (CY) 2015 and Abot-Alam Learner Profiles for CYs 2014 and 2015 on the LIS. This is to address discrepancies in the reports submitted by the schools divisions vis-à-vis the actual data in the LIS, as well as to support the downloading of 2015 continuing funds for the implementation of Abot-Alam in 2016.

Posted on April 6, 2016