Department of Education

The pursuit of excellence in education continues in adherence to the DepEd Mission “To protect and promote the right of every Filipino to quality, equitable, culture-based, and complete basic education…” and realize the desired outcomes expected from all our graduates.


The Department of Education is mandated to develop and implement education development plans; plan and manage efficient and effective use of all personnel, physical and fiscal resources including professional staff development; hire, place and evaluate teaching and non-teaching personnel; monitor the utilization of funds provided by the national government and LGU to the schools and learning centers; ensures compliance of quality standards for basic education programs and strengthen the role of division supervisor as subject area specialists; promote awareness and adherence by all schools and learning centers to accreditation standards; supervise the operations of all public and private elementary schools, and learning centers; and performs such other functions as may be assigned by proper authorities.