DepEd sets June 30 as deadline for enrollment; reminds parent that they only have 3 days left
The Department of Education (DepEd) reminded parents, students and other concerns that the enrollment deadline is on June 30, Tuesday.
DepEd also reported that only around 15 million out of the 27 million expected students have registered.
DepEd said Learner Enrollment Survey Forms (LESF) may be submitted remotely or via drop boxes on or before June 30.
“The Department of Education is reminding those who still intend to enroll in public schools to do so on or before June 30, 2020, Tuesday, as it is about to wrap up its month-long enrollment period,” it said.
“As of June 27, 8 a.m., total enrollment data were at 15,182,075 nationwide, with 14,548, 915 registered in public schools, including those in the Alternative Learning System,” it added.
Deped is expecting around 27.7 million students for this school year 2020-2021.
It means that there are around 12 million students who have not yet enrolled and they only have 3 days left to register.
“For questions on the enrollment and other initiatives of DepEd in the upcoming school year, parents and learners can contact nearest division office or school,” DepEd said.
“They may also seek assistance from their barangay when submitting LESF,” it added.
DepEd is set to open classes on August 24 in way of distance learning as face-to-face classes is still prohibited due to COVID-19 pandemic.