For the information and guidance of all concerned, the Department of Education (DepEd) issues the enclosed Policy and Guidelines for the Comprehensive Water, Sanitation, and Hygiene in Schools (WinS) Program for the promotion of correct hygiene and sanitation practices among school children and a clean environment in and around schools to keep learners safe and healthy.
The Department of Education (DepEd) hereby reinforces DepEd Order No. 7, s. 2015 entitled Hiring Guidelines for Teacher I Positions Effective School Year (SY) 2015-2016 as the primary hiring policies to be used in the evaluation and selection of teachers for the kindergarten, elementary, and junior high levels from hereon until further notice.
The Department of Education (DepEd) issues the following Guidelines on the Procurement of Technical Vocational and Livelihood (TVL) Specialization Tools, Equipment and Materials for School Year (SY) 2016-2017 to ensure proper implementation and to adhere to the principles of transparency, accountability, equity, efficiency and economy in its procurement processes.
For School Year (SY) 2015-2016, the Department of Education (DepEd) announces the conduct of the following End of School Year Rites...
The Department of Education (DepEd) issues the enclosed Implementing Rules and Regulations (IRR) of Republic Act (RA) No. 8896 entitled An Act Converting the High School Department of the Apayao State College, Luna Campus, Province of Apayao Into a Separate, Independent and Distinct High School to Be Known as the Apayao Science High School and Appropriating Funds Therefor which aims to effectively carry out the provisions of said Act, consistent with the purposes and objectives of RA 9155 otherwise known as the Governance of Basic Education Act of 2001, and all other education-related laws enacted thereafter.
With the theme Makapag-aral ay Karapatan Mo, Magpalista, the Department of Education (DepEd) declares January 30, 2016 as the Commencement of Early Registration for the School Year (SY) 2016-2017 in all public elementary and secondary schools to achieve universal participation and completion of the cycle.
The provisions stipulated in DepEd Order No. 43, s. 2015 entitled Revised Guidelines for the Basic Education Research Fund (BERF) shall remain in force with some specific amendments to better implement the policy, to wit...
The Department of Education (DepEd) issues the enclosed Hiring Guidelines for Senior High School (SHS) Teaching Positions Effective School Year (SY) 2016-2017, which aims to clearly define the application, selection, and appointment process of SHS teachers as well as to establish professional standards and evaluation criteria which will ensure that highly competent individuals with the appropriate qualifications and specializations are hired to teach in (SHSs).
The Department of Education (DepEd) shall implement the Authorized Deductions provided in Section 52 of the General Provisions of the Republic Act (RA) No. 10717, General Appropriations Act (GAA) for Fiscal Year (FY) 2016, entitled An Act Appropriating Funds for the Operation of the Government of the Republic of the Philippines from January One to December Thirty One, Two Thousand and Sixteen, and for Other Purposes, which is quoted as follows...
Further to DepEd Order No. 11, s. 2015, entitled Policies on the Implementation of the Senior High School (SHS) Voucher Program under the Government Assistance to Students and Teachers in Private Education (GASTPE), DepEd Order No. 40, s. 2015 entitled Guidelines on K to 12 Partnerships, and DepEd Order No. 46, s. 2015 entitled Detailed Guidelines on the Implementation of the Senior High School (SHS) Voucher Program, the Department of Education (DepEd) issues this Order to provide further clarifications on the rationale, scope, and conditions with regard to these policies.