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Class Suspensions: Still no classes August 10 2012, Friday in several areas

Thursday, August 9th, 2012 | Announcement, NEWS, Philippines with No Comments »

Suspension of classes are still being enforced for Friday, August 10, 2012 in several areas within Metro Manila and nearby provinces, especially in the northern Luzon, Philippines.

The class suspensions were brought about by flood in some areas. A lot of classrooms were also being used as evacuation centers.

Some schools, colleges and universities has already declared that classes will resume on Monday, August 13.

Below are some of the areas and schools that were declared to have no classes tomorrow. The following list is displayed in alphabetical order.

ALL LEVELS

  • Caloocan
  • Malolos, Bulacan
  • Marikina
  • Muntinlupa
  • Navotas
  • Pampanga
  • Parañaque
  • Pasay
  • Pasig
  • Pateros
  • Quezon City
  • Rodriguez, Rizal
  • San Juan
  • Taguig

PRESCHOOL-HIGH SCHOOL

  • Makati
  • Malabon
  • Mandaluyong
  • Manila (public only)
  • San Mateo, Rizal (public only)
  • Tanay, Rizal
  • Valenzuela

SCHOOLS

  • Adamson University (until August 11)
  • Arellano University (preschool to high school only; college level only suspended in Mandaluyong and Malabon branches)
  • Assumption College (all levels)
  • Ateneo de Manila, AGS, AHS, LS, ASMPH, AGSB, and ASOG (Ateneo Law School will resume classes on August 10)
  • Centro Escolar University (all campuses)
  • Colegio de San Juan de Letran (until August 11)
  • Claret School
  • De La Salle University, Taft, Makati Extension, and Ortigas Extension (classes will resume on August 13)
  • Far Eastern University – Manila, FEU East Asia College, Makati, Cavite, Diliman
  • FEATI University (university day)
  • Harvester’s Mission International School
  • Malabon City University
  • Malabon Polytechnic Institute
  • Miriam College (office work not included)
  • National Teachers College
  • San Beda College of Arts and Sciences – Manila, Taytay
  • Pamantasan ng Lungsod ng Valenzuela
  • Polytechnic University of the Philippines
  • St. Paul College, Pasig
  • St. Paul University, Quezon City
  • Trinity University of Asia (until August 11)
  • University of Asia and the Pacific
  • University of the East (Manila and Caloocan)
  • University of the Philippines Integrated School (classes will resume on August 13)
  • University of Santo Tomas (until August 11)
  • Valenzuela City Polytechnic College
  • World Citi Colleges
  • Xavier School – Greenhills, San Juan

*LIST BEING UPDATED AS SOON AS WE RECEIVE INFO.

Last updated August 9, Thursday, 8:51pm

Class suspensions for August 9 2012, Thursday

Wednesday, August 8th, 2012 | Announcement, NEWS, Philippines with No Comments »

Class suspensions for Thursday, August 9, 2012 were released at 5:04 p.m. today. No classes was declared for tomorrow due to the inclement Philippine weather.

Below is the list of schools and areas were classes are suspended for tomorrow. The list will be updated based on announcements made by the different schools through social media.

PRESCHOOL-HIGH SCHOOL

‎Valenzuela City (public & private)

ALL LEVELS

Makati (public & private)

Pateros (public & private)

SCHOOLS

Arellano University (classes & office work)

De La Salle University – Taft, Makati Extension, Ortigas Extension (classes, office work to resume Monday, August 13, 2012)

Pamantasan ng Lungsod ng Valenzuela

Trinity University of Asia (all levels)

University of the East – Manila & Caloocan (classes & office work)

University of Santo Tomas (all levels)

Valenzuela City Polytechnic College

*LIST BEING UPDATED AS SOON AS WE RECEIVE INFO.

Last updated August 8, Wednesday, 5:08pm

Suspension of Classes, August 8 2012, Wednesday

Tuesday, August 7th, 2012 | Announcement, NEWS, Philippines with 1 Comment

Philippine authorities announced suspension of classes in several areas in Luzon for Wednesday, August 8, 2012.

Due to heavy rains and flooding, Wednesday classes were suspended as early as 5 p.m. today, August 7.

There will be no classes in areas listed below. (The list was taken from ANC News Facebook page)

ALL LEVELS
Batangas
Bulacan
Cainta, Rizal
Caloocan
Cavite (entire province)
Laguna
Las Piñas
Makati
Mandaluyong
Manila
Marikina
Muntinlupa
Navotas
Pampanga
Parañaque
Pasay
Pasig
Pateros
Quezon City
Rodriguez, Rizal
San Juan
Taguig
Taytay, Rizal
Valenzuela

PRESCHOOL-HIGH SCHOOL
Rizal (entire province)

*LIST BEING UPDATED AS SOON AS WE RECEIVE INFO.
Last updated August 7, Tuesday, 8:17pm

Class Suspension Guidelines: Under Executive Order 66 and DepEd Order 43

Friday, June 1st, 2012 | Announcement, Philippines with No Comments »

To avoid any confusion when there is a weather disturbance, Philippine President Benigno ‘Noynoy’ Aquino III has signed Executive Order 66 last January 9 that sets the guidelines on the suspension of classes.

President Aquino’s guidelines contained in the Department of Education Order 43 indicates that all classes in the following levels, both public and private, will be automatically suspended if the storm signal warning raised is:

Signal No. 1 – Pre-school level
Signal No. 2 – Pre-school, elementary and secondary levels
Signal No. 3 – Pre-school, elementary, secondary and tertiary levels

The DepEd order required that announcements of the cancellation or suspension of classes be made not later than 4:30 a.m. of the same day or not later than 11 a.m. for classes and work in the afternoon.

Philippine Holidays 2012 | Official Regular Holidays and Special Non-Working Days | Proclamation No. 295

Thursday, December 1st, 2011 | Announcement, EVENTS, NEWS, Philippine Holidays, Philippines with No Comments »

The official list of Philippine holidays, regular holidays and special non-working days, for 2012 was declared by Malacanang through Proclamation No. 295, series of 2011.

The early announcement of holidays in the Philippines will give the opportunity for Filipinos to lay down their plans for next year. Proclamation no. 295 will also enable businesses and educational institutions to plot their work schedule and school calendar earlier. The early release of the 2012 Philippine Holidays will also give enough time for those who are planning to have a long vacation.

Below is the complete text of Proclamation No. 295 or the official declaration of Philippine Holidays for 2012 taken from the official website of the Philippine government at www.gov.ph.

MALACAÑAN PALACE
MANILA

BY THE PRESIDENT OF THE PHILIPPINES

PROCLAMATION NO. 295

DECLARING THE REGULAR HOLIDAYS, SPECIAL (NON-WORKING) DAYS, AND SPECIAL HOLIDAY (FOR ALL SCHOOLS) FOR THE YEAR 2012

WHEREAS, Republic Act (RA) No. 9492, dated July 24, 2007, amended Section 26, Chapter 7, Book I of Executive Order (EO) No. 292, also known as the Administrative Code of 1987, by declaring certain days (specific or movable) as special or regular holidays;

WHEREAS, RA No. 9492 provides that holidays, except those which are religious in nature, are moved to the nearest Monday unless otherwise modified by law, order or proclamation;

WHEREAS, RA No. 9849 provides that the Eidul Adha shall be celebrated as a national holiday;

WHEREAS, the EDSA People Power Revolution, which restored and ushered political, social and economic reforms in the country, serves as an inspiration to Filipinos everywhere as a nation and as a people;

WHEREAS, on January 23, 2012, the Chinese nationals all over the world will celebrate Spring Festival, popularly known as the Chinese New Year, which is one of the most revered and festive events celebrated not only in China but also in the Philippines by both Chinese Filipinos and ordinary Filipinos as well; and the joint celebration is a manifestation of our solidarity with our Chinese Filipino brethren who have been part of our lives in many respects as a country and as a people; 23 January 2012 may be declared as a special (non-working) day without detriment to public interest;

WHEREAS, Friday, 2 November 2012, falling between Thursday, 1 November 2012 (All Saints Day) and Saturday, has been traditionally declared a special (non-working) day throughout the country;

WHEREAS, to give full opportunity to our people to properly observe All Saints Day with all its religious fervor which invariably requires them to travel to and from different regions in the country, Friday, 2 November 2012, may be declared as a special (non-working) day without detriment to public interest;

NOW, THEREFORE, I, BENIGNO S. AQUINO III, by virtue of the powers vested in me by the Constitution as President of the Philippines, do hereby declare:

SECTION 1. The following regular holidays and special days for the year 2012 shall be observed in the country:

A. Regular Holidays
New Year’s Day
Maundy Thursday
Good Friday
Araw ng Kagitingan
January 1 (Sunday)
April 5
April 6
April 9 (Monday)
Labor Day
Independence Day
National Heroes Day

Bonifacio Day
Christmas Day
Rizal Day

May 1 (Tuesday)
June 12 (Tuesday)
August 27 (Last Monday of August)
November 30 (Friday)
December 25 (Tuesday)

December 30 (Sunday)

B. Special (Non-Working) Days
Chinese New Year
Ninoy Aquino Day
All Saints Day
Additional special (non-working) day

Last Day of the Year

January 23 (Monday)
August 21 (Tuesday)
November 1 (Thursday)
November 2 (Friday)
December 31 (Monday
C. Special Holiday (for all schools)
EDSA Revolution Anniversary
February 25 (Saturday)

SECTION 2. The proclamations declaring national holidays for the observance of Eid’l Fitr and Eidul Adha shall hereafter be issued after the approximate dates of the Islamic holidays have been determined in accordance with the Islamic calendar (Hijra) or the lunar calendar, or upon Islamic astronomical calculations, whichever is possible or convenient. To this end, the National Commission on Muslim Filipinos (NCMF) shall inform the Office of the President on which day the holiday shall fall.

SECTION 3. The Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) shall promulgate the implementing guidelines for this Proclamation.

SECTION 4. This Proclamation shall take effect immediately.

SECTION 5. This Proclamation shall be published in a newspaper of general circulation.

IN WITNESS WHEREOF, I have hereunto set my hand and caused the seal of the Republic of thePhilippines to be affixed.

Done in the City ofManila, this 24th day of November in the year of Our Lord, Two Thousand and Eleven.

(Sgd.) BENIGNO S. AQUINO III

By the President:

(Sgd.) PAQUITO N. OCHOA, JR.

Executive Secretary

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