The following publications are hereby authorized as additional reference materials which are eligible for purchase and use by DECS bureau, service, center, regional and division offices.
For school year 1997-1998, PE may be taught 2 times a week with the time allotment of sixty (60) minutes per session. Schools where 2 or more shifts of classes are followed can make adjustments provided that the time allotments for Health, Music/Arts and CAT are not reduced. Inclosed is a suggested schedule.
Effective school year 1997-1998, the inclosed guidelines for the separation of secondary school annexes from the mother school shall be observed. The set of guidelines is designed to conform with the provisions of DECS Order No. 5, s. 1989. “Guidelines and Procedures on the Implementation of Section 7 of Republic Act No. 6655”.
In accordance with the revised guidelines of Executive Order 363, entitled "Providing for the Guidelines on the Allocation and Release of the 1996 Poverty Alleviation Fund," the allocation scheme for the distribution of the nurse items under the Poverty Alleviation Fund (PAF) shall be followed.
Inclosed is a copy of Commission on Audit Memorandum No. 95-095 dated September 4, 1995, prescribing the rules and regulations on the granting, utilization and liquidation of cash advances and to reiterate the expeditious liquidation of the same.
Pursuant to DECS Order No. 61, s. 1993, all officials concerned are hereby directed to establish the Suggestions and Incentive Awards System (ESIAS) in their respective offices and create their own committees to administer the System as provided for in Section 6, par 2 of the said Order.
Inclosed is a copy of CSC Memorandum Circular No. 20, s. 1996 entitled “Clarification on the Grant of Special Privileges Under CSC Memorandum Circular No. 6, s. 1996”, of which privileges shall be enjoyed only by those who have rendered six (6) months of continuous satisfactory service.
Inclosed is a copy of. Republic Act No. 8187 entitled "An Act Granting Paternity Leave of Seven (7) Days With Full Pay To All Married Male Employees in the Private and Public Sectors for the First Four (4) Deliveries of the Legitimate Spouse With Whom He is Cohabiting and For Other Purposes".
Pursuant to the decentralization and modernization thrust of the Department of Education, Culture and Sports which is to ensure the smooth and successful implementation of the Third Elementary Education Project (TEEP), the following are hereby seconded to the Central-Project Implementation Support Unit (PISU) on a full-time basis and designated as chiefs of the components.
Pursuant to the Order of His Excellency the President of the Philippines in Administrative Order No. 292 dated September 26, 1996, Adopting Implementing Guidelines to Ensure the Broadest Participation of the Social Reform Agenda, all offices/officials are hereby directed to coordinate and cooperate with and assist and support the Social Reform Council in the immediate implementation in each level and/or area.