Lingayen, Pangasinan- The Schools Division Office of San Carlos City awardees led by Dr. Sheila Marie A. Primicias, Schools Division Superintendent, attended the Regional Convergence, Government and Community Partnership cum 2018 Regional Awarding of Brigada Eskwela (BE) Best Implementing Schools at Consuelo Hotel, Lingayen, Pangasinan, November 13, 2018.
Awardees as 2018 Best Implementing Schools from our division are Doyong National High School, 4th Place in Medium School Category (Secondary); Central I Elementary School, 5th Place in Mega School Category (Elementary) and Magtaking Elementary School, 2nd Place in Medium School Category (Elementary).Doyong National High School and Central I Elementary School were both awardees in 2017 Regional BE Best Implementing Schools as 5th and 3rd placer respectively in their corresponding categories. On the other hand, it was already the 4th award for Magtaking Elementary School as the school received 5th, 3rd, and 3rd for the previous years of Regional Awarding.
Moreover, Engr. Marcelo Casillan, Jr. has been awarded as the Best Stakeholder of Region 1 for his continuous partnership to SDO-SCC to promote quality education. Engr. Casillan, Jr. served also as the Guest of Honor and Speaker during the said event.
Brigada Eskwela is one way to showcase The Implementing Rules and Regulations of the Governance of Basic Education Act that educators should Encourage parents and community to be involved in the education of the child; Maximize participation and coordination between and among schools, local school board, and Parents Teachers Associations (PTAs); and Volunteerism from among sectors shall be emphasized and encouraged to ensure sustainable growth and development in education.
SDS Primicias challenged SDO-SCC educators in an interview. She said, “We hope to flourish by next Brigada Eskwela. Yun lang. Kasi tayo ngayon hindi tayo Number 1. Ang challenge ko lang ay may maging Number 1. Tuloy-tuloy pa rin ‘yong improvement sa schools not only during the Brigada Eskwela but the whole year.”