K-12 recipients utilizes
new school buildings
DPWH 2nd LED
April 30, 2018
CARIGARA, Leyte – Recipients of the K-12 program of the Department
of Education (DepEd) can now utilize the 27 school building projects
that have been completed by the Department of Public Works and
Highways (DPWH) Leyte Second District Engineering Office.
A total of P466.48 million has been allocated for the construction
of these school buildings under the Basic Educational Facilities
Fund (BEFF) of the DepEd.
These school building projects were built in the towns of Barugo,
Burauen, Capoocan, Carigara, Dagami, Dulag, Jaro, Julita, La Paz,
Mac Arthur, Mayorga, Pastrana, and Tunga.
According to District Engineer Carlos G. Veloso, these projects were
implemented to support the education program of the government and
accommodate the increasing number of enrollees in the different
towns of Leyte’s second district.
He added that it is guaranteed that the quality standards of these
new school buildings comply with the National Structural Code of the
Philippines that ensures reliability and calamity resiliency of the
Moreover, the BEFF is an annual budget of the DepEd for its School
Building Program to address classroom shortage, improvements and
maintenance of school facilities.