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Update on the release of cash allowance for SY 2022-2023

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Update on the release of cash allowance for SY 2022-2023

The cash allowance for teachers is very important, especially with the upcoming start of schools in 2022–2023.

In compliance with the Special Provision on Cash Allowance, the amount appropriated herein for cash allowance to teachers shall be used for the payment of five thousand pesos (5,000.00) per classroom teacher for every school year.

As per DBM-DepEd Joint Circular No. 02, s. 2021, every eligible public school teacher shall receive an amount of 5,000 per year. The following are the official uses of cash allowance based on this circular.

  1. Purchase of teaching supplies and materials, tangible or intangible, for the implementation or conduct of various modes of learning delivery.
  2. Internet and other communication expenses; and
  3. Annual medical and physical examination expense.

Item 3 is consistent with Section of R.A. No. 4670, or the Magna Carta for Public School Teachers, provides, among others, for a compulsory medical examination for teachers before they take up teaching and at least once a year for the duration of the teachers’ professional life.

Latest update on the release of the said allowance was posted by Sheila Lim Manuel, Assert NCR, on her social media account.

According to her, chalk/internet allowance will be released in the next school year by September.

As of today, DepEd has not yet release its official statement on the schedule of the release of the said allowance.

List of Divisions already received their cash allowance.

  • SDO Nueva Ecija
  • SDO Bulacan
  • SDO Masbate Province
  • Bacoor Cavite
  • Antipolo
  • SDO Laguna
  • General Trias City
  • SDO Tayabas City
  • SDO Batangas
  • SDO Catanduanes
  • Trece Martires City Cavite
  • SDO Marikina
  • SDO Pangasinan 1

Updates as of July 27, 2022

– The budget for cash/ internet/chalk allowance is in your respective SDO already. Nag-release na ibang SDO. – Shiela Lim Manuel

Keep visiting this site for more Cash Allowance SY: 2022-2023 updates. – Alec | Helpline PH