The Department of Education recently announced that the school year 2021 to 2022 will begin on September 13 this year.
DepEd secretary Leonor Briones reported that President Rodrigo Duterte had approved the date among those that the agency put forward for consideration.
According to the education chief, the calendar for the entire year would be released later.
In a statement, DepEd said: “We hope for continued solidarity and support of our stakeholders as we prepare for new challenges but very important steps to educate our youth in the midst of a global health crisis.”
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