DepEd to start enrollment for SY 2021-2022 on August 16
Department of Education official said that the enrollment for students in public schools for school year 2021-2022 might start on August 26.
“Usually two weeks before the start of classes,” Undersecretary for Planning and Human Resource and Organizational Development Jesus L.R Mateo said.
“We are proposing probably Aug. 16 but subject to issuance of enrollment policy,” Mateo added.
Due to the current health crisis brought by COVID-19 in the country, DepEd is expected to implement a remote enrollment system for the incoming school year. This is to ensure the safety of learners, parents, and teachers.
Deped officially announce the opening of classes’ scheduled on September 15 as approved by President Rodrigo Duterte.
“Enhanced blended learning” will be implemented this incoming school year as face-to-face classes is still not allowed.