Philippine School Calendar for 2013-2014 Released

The Department of Education (DepEd) released the school calendar for S.Y. 2013-2014. Elementary and high schools classes will start on June 3, Monday and will end on March 31, 2014.
DepEd releases school calendar for 2013-14; classes to start June 3
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DepEd Secretary Armin Luistro signed the school calendar in DepEd Order 10 dated Feb. 20, 2013.

DepEd Luistro said, "This School Calendar aims to synchronize all core events and teaching-learning activities in order to maximize the use of the 201 school days for School Year 2013-2014."

Department of Education announced also the quarterly exam schedules, listed as follows;

First-quarter exams  - August 1 and 2
Second-quarter exams - October 10 and 11
Third-quarter exams  - January 9 and 10
Fourth-quarter exams - March 2014

However, Christmas break will start on December 21, and will resume January 6, 2014

Meanwhile, the National Career Assessment Examination will be held on August 7 and 28. Then on October 28 to 31 will be a mid-year assessment and INSET and semester break. The National Achievement Tests and the final exams will be held in March.