Guidelines on the Coordination for Establishment of School in Resettlement Sites Due to Disasters and/ or Emergencies
The Department of Education (DepEd) issues the enclosed Guidelines on the Coordination for Establishment of Schools in Resettlement Sites due to Disasters and/ or Emergencies which establishes the processes for planning and providing access to quality basic education services in resettlement sites following disasters or emergencies. This supplements DepEd Order No. 40, s. 2014 which provides the guidelines for the Establishment, Merging, Conversion, and Naming/ Renaming of Public Schools, and Separation of Public School Annexes in Basic Education.
The processes cover the roles and responsibilities, data gathering and reporting mechanisms that shall guide the concerned offices of divisions, regions, and the central office on coordination with different concerned agencies and field offices with regard to resettlement of families and learners, thereby, aiding decisions on education interventions in resettlement sites.
All DepEd Orders, Memoranda and other related issuances, rules, regulations, and provisions which are inconsistent with these guidelines are hereby repealed, rescinded, or modified accordingly.
For more information, please contact the Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Service, 2nd Floor, Mabini Building, Department of Education Central Office, DepEd Complex, Meralco Avenue, Pasig City through email at drrmq(@deped.gov.ph or telefax no. (02) 637-4933.
Read DepEd Order No. 024, s. 2021 for more details.
Source: Department of Education