Sunday, July 15, 2012

Ceremonial Turn-over of School Bags to Elementary Schools

    DepED Manila held the ceremonial turn-over of school bags to selected Grades I and II students from the different public elementary schools of Manila on July 11, 2012.. Held at the P. Gomez Elementary Social Hall, the ceremony was attended by principals , teachers,  pupils and school PTA presidents. Manila Mayor Alfredo S. LIm gave an inspirational message and led the distribution of bags to the student recipients.

Thursday, July 12, 2012

Sec. Armin Luistro Signs MOA with ROtary Club of Manila and AHON Foundation for Book Donations to DepED

      DepED Secretary Br. Armin A. Luistro signed a Memorandum of Agreement with Rotary Club of Manila and Ahon Foundation for the donation of books to DepEd's public schools on Thursday, July 12, 2012 at the McKinley Room of the Manila Polo CLub. President Obet Pagdanganan signed for the Rotary Club of Manila while IPT Chito Tagaysay signed for AHON Foundation. Also present during the activity was Harvey Keh of AHON Foundation  and Principals Dorian Ogan of Magat Salamat Elementary School and Trinidad Galang of Isabelo delos Reyes Elementary School. The two schools will receive preschool and Grade I books from the Rotary and AHON Foundation. Prior to the MOA signing, two other elementary schools which have been beneficiaries of books from AHON are Lapulapu and Juan Sumulong Elementary School. Sec. Luistro delivered a talk on the importance of the changes brought about by the K to 12 curriculum after the MOA signing and answered questions regarding the topic.

Monday, July 2, 2012

Councilor NIno dela Cruz sponsors Environment Forum for Teachers

     Hon. Nino dela Cruz, Councilor, District I of Manila, sponsored an Environment Forum for teachers on June 27, 2012 . The forum catered to teachers in all public elementary and secondary schools of Manila. The forum marks the start of Councilor dela CRuz' advocacy to motivate teachers to be more involved in the promotion, raising of awareness and instilling in the youth and the community , care for the environment.




     The Association of Private Secondary School Administrators of Manila (APSSAM), the Manila Association of Private Elementary Schools Administrators (MAPESA) and the Manila Association of Private Preschool Administrators (MAPPRESA) held its election and induction of officers at the Manila Ocean Park on June 29, 2012. Inducting officer was Dr. Ponciano A. Menguito, Schools Division Superintendent. 
     The three organizations also paid tribute to Mr. Juanito de VIvar Jr, principal of Paco Catholic School, who retired from service.