More than 200K students to go back to school Print
Saturday, 26 May 2018 18:09

A total of 235,965 students are expected to go back to public schools in June, based on records of the Department of Education (DepEd) regional office.

Based on DepEd data, the total includes 19,357 kindergarten students, 143,106 elementary students, 63,925 junior high school students and 9,577 senior high school students.

Rosalio B. Conturno Jr, DepEd Division of Zamboanga Chief Education Supervisor for School Governance and Operations, said that the figure represents an increase of two percent compared to the previous year’s enrollment.

A total of 201,650 students enrolled last year.

Conturno said that the DepEd is ready to accept the students for the opening of classes on June 4.  (RGAAGo)