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.
The Department of Education (DepEd) hereby issues this Addendum to DepEd Order No. 3, s. 2016 (Hiring Guidelines for Senior High School [SHS] Teaching Positions) to supplement and clarify provisions of the said Order.
For the information and guidance of all concerned, the Department of Education (DepEd) hereby issues the enclosed Implementing Guidelines on the Release and Utilization of Maintenance and Other Operating Expenses (MOOE) Allocations of Senior High Schools.
The Department of Education (DepEd) disseminates the enclosed Policies and Guidelines on Overtime Services and Payment pursuant to the provisions of the Joint Circular No. 1, s. 2015 dated November 25, 2015 entitled Policies and Guidelines on Overtime Services and Overtime Pay for Government Employees issued by the Civil Service Commission (CSC) and Department of Budget and Management (DBM).
The Department of Education (DepEd) has issued School Calendar for School Year 2016-2017 through DepEd Order (DO) No. 23, s. 2016 entitled School Calendar for School Year (SY) 2016-2017. However, Paragraph 2 shall be amended to read as follows:
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.
The Civil Service Commission (CSC) has approved the Qualification Standards (QS) for the teaching positions for Senior High School (SHS) in the Department of Education (DepEd) based on the Resolution No. 1600358 dated April 5, 2016.
The Civil Service Commission (CSC) has approved the Qualification Standards (QS) for the position of Public Schools District Supervisor (Salary Grade 22) in the Department of Education (DepEd) based on the Resolution No. 1600324 dated March 29, 2016 as follows...
The Department of Education (DepEd) announces that the enrolment for Senior High School (SHS) for SY 2016-2017 in all public secondary schools will start on May 2, 2016. In line with this,school principals and/or school heads, with the support of the SHS Focal Person, and schools division offices, are enjoined to take the lead role in implementing enrolment activities in their respective localities to ensure universal participation in SHS. Also, schools division offices and schools are directed to use enrolment data to continuously improve their SHS implementation plans and to make necessary adjustments in order to ensure efficient school operations in time for the opening of classes on June 13, 2016.
The Department of Education (DepEd) has issued Department Order No. 24, s. 2016 entitled Guidelines on Accepting Donations and on Processing Applications for the Availment of Tax Incentives by Private Donor – Partners Supporting the K to 12 Program which aims to provide details on the availment of tax incentives by private sector partners and on valuation of their support.